| Jul 17, 2014
The ESPYs confirmed Wednesday night what the college basketball world already knew: Former Creighton small forward and current Bulls rookie Doug McDermott was the best male college athlete of the year.
McDermott, the nation's leading scorer at 26.9...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:20 PM
The Lakers will play the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night in the first round of the NBA's Las Vegas summer league tournament.
After their first win on Monday, beating the Golden State Warriors at the buzzer (89-88) on a Jordan Clarkson tip-in,...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:44 PM
Phelps' comeback gains speed with 100 butterfly win
The comeback of Baltimore's Michael Phelps continued in impressive fashion Friday at the Bulldog Grand Slam in Athens, Ga., as the most decorated Olympian of all time beat rival Ryan Lochte in the 100-...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Chris Walker was supposed to be one and done with the Florida Gators.
But the 6-foot-10 freshman wisely put his NBA dreams on hold after academic issues, an NCAA suspension and the steep learning curve in Division I basketball limited his impact to a...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Following a series of promising team workouts, Patric Young had hoped to slip into the tail end of the first round or land early in the second round of a deep NBA draft.
Instead, the former Gators' big man never heard his named called on Thursday night....
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:49 AM
The ACC kicks off fiscal 2014-15 Tuesday by welcoming Louisville and ditching Maryland, an eventful start to a year that will be hard-pressed to match its immediate predecessor.
First, the league expanded to 15 last July 1 by adding Syracuse, Pittsburgh...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:23 PM
The landmark antitrust trial against the NCAA came to a close Friday after 15 days of testimony, with both sides expressing confidence that the outcome will tilt in their favor and lead plaintiff Ed O'Bannon calling it "amazing" that student-athletes were...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Spencer Rivers, son of Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers and a playmaking point guard for Winter Park’s 2013-14 Class 8A state championship basketball team, confirmed on Tuesday that he has committed to play basketball for UC Irvine.
| Jun 30, 2014
| 10:44 AM
The Florida Association of Basketball Coaches distributed a written statement on Tuesday that expressed its hope to keep the state girls and boys basketball finals at The Lakeland Center, host venue for the past 19 years and 33 of 38 seasons since 1977....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Steve Alford has been coach at UCLA for one season, but already he has seen three Bruins players taken in the first round of the NBA draft.
The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Zach LaVine at No. 13, the Memphis Grizzlies chose Jordan Adams with the 22nd...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 7:27 PM
The next generation is taking over at the Stellar Construction "Catch A Rising Star" Basketball Showcase.
Tournament director Glen Klein, lead sponsor Tony Stellar and staff stalwarts such as Bob Wootsick and John Hrebik, all have their children...