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  • Ms. Basketball of Illinois 2015: Fremd's Haley Gorecki

    Ms. Basketball of Illinois 2015: Fremd's Haley Gorecki
    To call Dave Yates an optimist is an understatement. The Fremd girls basketball coach became notorious among his staff for overrating his young players, envisioning futures nearly impossible to attain. For 10 years, Dave Townsend served as Yates'...
  • Shaq memories: A look back at Shaquille O'Neal tenure in Orlando

    Shaq memories: A look back at Shaquille O'Neal tenure in Orlando
    Here's a dose of bittersweet irony: Nineteen years after he left, Shaquille O'Neal now will stay with the Orlando Magic for good. Finally, Shaq has a permanent home with the franchise at Amway Center. The Magic will induct him into the Orlando Magic...
  • UCLA's Kevon Looney vows to be more physical against Gonzaga

    UCLA's Kevon Looney vows to be more physical against Gonzaga
    One of these days, Kevon Looney reasoned, he was due for a good shot to the face. As a boy, Looney learned to scrap on the court at Stewart Elementary in Milwaukee, near his home. He played against his brother's friends, eight years older, so to win...
  • After two knee surgeries, Laurin Mincy leads Maryland women to Sweet 16

    After two knee surgeries, Laurin Mincy leads Maryland women to Sweet 16
    As shot after shot ripped through the net and her thin blade of a frame bounced around the Xfinity Center court, possessed by some rare electricity, Laurin Mincy felt like the player she was always meant to be. No longer was the Maryland senior...
  • Midseason grades for men's lacrosse

    Midseason grades for men's lacrosse
    It's time to hand out midterm grades for the men's college lacrosse season, and two perennial powers in the state are at opposite ends of the spectrum. Maryland's defense earned an A-plus for it's dominant first half, but Johns Hopkins — staring...
  • Freshman Brianna Turner even better than advertised for Notre Dame

    Freshman Brianna Turner even better than advertised for Notre Dame
    There was a brief passage late in Notre Dame's second-round NCAA tournament win over DePaul on Sunday that encapsulated the striking talents of Irish freshman Brianna Turner. It makes no difference that the outcome no longer was in doubt when it...
  • UCLA vs. Gonzaga: How they match up in NCAA tournament

    UCLA vs. Gonzaga: How they match up in NCAA tournament
    WHO: No. 11 UCLA (22-13) vs. No. 2 Gonzaga (34-2) WHAT: NCAA South regional semifinal, Friday, 4:15 p.m. WHERE: NRG Stadium, Houston. TV: CBS; Radio: 570. UPDATE: This seems backward, guard Isaac Hamilton noted, and he's right: UCLA is playing...
  • In the NCAAs, time doesn't always fly when you're having fun

    The whistle sounds. The horn blows. And the madness grinds to a halt. Another stoppage in play. Another lengthy timeout. Another chance for folks at home to grab something from the fridge or be subjected to the 50th iteration of Samuel, Charles and...
  • UCLA's Isaac Hamilton is more comfortable in his attire and on court

    UCLA's Isaac Hamilton is more comfortable in his attire and on court
    UCLA owns 11 national championships in men's basketball, and all but one were won by players wearing skimpy, thigh-revealing short shorts. It would stand to reason then, that as the Bruins advance on their charmed NCAA tournament run, Isaac Hamilton...
  • Kamil Williams

    If there was ever a go-to guy, Kamil Williams gladly embraced the role and Park Vista was fortunate to have him on its roster. The senior point guard became one of South Florida's top scorers this season, averaging 26.1 points, while leading the Cobras...
  • John Collins

    He was the Big Man on Campus. No, really — he was. At 6-foot-9, 230 pounds, John Collins was the premier power forward/center in Palm Beach County this season, regardless of classification. His role as a veteran for Cardinal Newman was essential....