Start age affects NFL players' severity of brain problems

...about 20 percent worse. Both groups scored below average on many of the tests, according to Robert Stern of the Boston University School of Medicine."There is a known period of critical brain development that occurs around puberty. And if the...

South Carolina ends Georgia's five-game winning streak

...13-8, 3-5).The Wildcats made 24 of 41 from the field to surpass their previous best of 58 percent against Boston University in November.Karl-Anthony Towns and Willie Cauley-Stein had 12 points each to lead Kentucky. Devin Booker added...

Capitals among East contenders; West race too tight to call

...important, the right to land the top draft prospects ? Erie Otters forward Connor McDavid and U.S.-born, Boston University freshman Jack Eichel.The Sabres are suddenly gaining the "edge" for last place and, with it, a guaranteed top-two...


...defending champion Finland 2-1 in their round-robin opener in the World Junior Championship.Eichel is a freshman at Boston University, and DeLeo plays for Portland in the Western Hockey League.Boston College's Thatcher Demko made 28 saves...

Pitcher Jake Peavy finalizes deal with San Francisco Giants

...93 ERA. He was the Cy Young Award winner in 1997 with Montreal and in 1999 and 2000 with the Red Sox.The award will be presented to Martinez on Jan. 22 at the Boston BBWAA's annual dinner at Boston University's Agganis Arena.

Around the block

...Galeazza.Chung-Lim holds double master's degrees in solo piano and collaborative piano and a doctorate from Boston University. She has served as staff pianist and associate faculty at Killington Music Festival, Heifetz International Music...

Florida needs overtime to beat Louisiana-Monroe

...scored 19 points, Devin Booker added 15, and Kentucky (4-0) shot 59 percent from the field to pull away from Boston University (1-2).Willie Cauley-Stein had 12 points and Dakari Johnson added 11. NO. 4 DUKE 74, TEMPLE 54In Brooklyn...

The Artside: October is month to experience fine art, fine wines

...Abstract Alexandra was inspired to be a painter by her mother, artist Dianne White. She holds a B.A. from Boston University and a master's degree in art therapy. As an abstract artist she works to connect emotion and imagery through vivid...

On The Move

...internship, residency and fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center at Harvard.Education: Graduate of the Boston University School of Medicine KEVIN NETHERTONJob title: Business Technology AdvisorEmployer: EDTSWork experience: He has...

Clemson bounces Georgia State in NIT first round

...consecutive home win in the National Invitation Tournament.The Tigers (21-12) will play host to either Illinois or Boston University in the second round. It was the 29th game McDaniels scored in double figures, 13 of those with 20 or more. He matched...