| May 22, 2014
| 9:09 PM
This is a good deal for Kevin Ollie. This is a good deal for UConn.
Beyond that, this is a wise deal struck by Warde Manuel. I would argue that the UConn athletic director might be the biggest winner of all in this.
If we are to fixate on a number, 16...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Wisely revisiting the past, the ACC is moving its storied basketball tournament championship game from Sunday afternoon to Saturday night.
The announcement came Tuesday during the league’s annual spring meetings in Amelia Island, Fla.
As was the...
| May 23, 2014
| 11:37 AM
UCLA radio announcer Chris Roberts will retire following the upcoming football and men’s basketball seasons.
Roberts has been calling the Bruins’ games since 1992. He has broadcast NCAA Division I sports in the Los Angeles area since 1982....
| May 13, 2014
| 9:54 AM
AMELIA ISLAND – ACC teams won’t be celebrating winning the league’s elite basketball tournament and learn their NCAA Tournament seed on the same day.
The Atlantic Coast Conference will move its men's basketball tournament to a...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The federal antitrust trial against the NCAA challenging the multibillion-dollar college sports industry’s compensation practices, and its long-held notion of amateurism, moved through its second day Tuesday with more questioning of a Stanford...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The NCAA and its member schools have preached a vision of amateurism whereby young men and women play for the love of the game, not money.
That concept will be put on trial in an Oakland courtroom this week.
A class-action antitrust suit led by former...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:44 PM
More than a month after announcing that the contract of longtime men’s basketball coach Fang Mitchell would not be renewed, Coppin State athletic director Derrick Ramsey said Monday he will introduce Stillman College coach Michael Grant as Mitchell&...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:23 PM
GLENDALE — Just a week into the summer season and the members of the Hoover High boys’ basketball team have already showed resilience.
Following a pair of overtime losses Thursday in the opening day of the Glendale College Classic, the...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Geno Auriemma ended a three-hour stint as a WTIC-AM radio host Wednesday by admitting past legal action from UConn likely hindered its admission to the Atlantic Coast Conference and said only a focus on continued athletic success will help the athletic...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:09 PM
As the antitrust trial against the NCAA wore into its fourth day Thursday, dueling experts disagreed on whether student athletes have a legal right to their names, images and likenesses that they could sell to live telecasters of collegiate games.
| Jun 12, 2014
Buzz Williams attended a junior college. He barged his way into coaching there and earned his nickname in the process. Most telling, the top four scorers on the first of Williams' Sweet 16 teams at Marquette were junior-college transfers.
So it is no...