| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:02 PM
NEW YORK – UConn has the American Athletic Conference preseason player of the year.
The Huskies also have the conference rookie of the year.
And they were picked No. 1 in the league's poll of coaches.
It all adds up to a target on UConn's back...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:57 PM
CHARLOTTE — Growing up in Tarboro, N.C., Montrezl Harrell was like a lot of other Tobacco Road-raised basketball-loving kids, dreaming of one day donning a sky blue uniform at the University of North Carolina.
As Harrell started to develop some...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:56 PM
The American Athletic Conference's second round of basketball media days begins with the men in Manhattan on Wednesday – the AAC women have their day Thursday - and it figures to be quite a bit different from the first.
For one thing, it's in...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Houston (TX), 14 oct (EFEUSA).- El alero dominicano Francisco García es consciente de que haber llegado a la NBA y formar parte de la selección nacional de su país lo han convertido en un ejemplo para los jóvenes hispanos, a los que siempre da todo el...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:52 AM
Jimmy Butler’s Taylor Swift sing along in the Bulls locker room earlier this year makes a little more sense now.
The Bulls guard was on hand Friday for the country music festival, Windy City Smokeout, at Grand Avenue and the Chicago River. Ex-Bear...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Louisville men's basketball Coach Rick Pitino said Monday that junior guard Kevin Ware, who broke his left during the NCAA Tournament in March and made a stirring comeback this season, will be out for the remainder of the year because of his leg.
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:34 PM
If the No. 5 Louisville Cardinals are just getting warmed up, no one is going to want to be in their part of the NCAA bracket.
The Cardinals continued their dominating run to win the first American Athletic Conference tournament championship,...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Kentucky is raising more than the bar in an effort to keep John Calipari in Lexington, announcing a seven-year, $52.5 million contract loaded with annual retention bonuses to reward his loyalty to the program.
Calipari can make an average of $2.33...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
College athletic coaches continue to dominate the upper ranks of Maryland's public salary structure, with University of Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon, football coach Randy Edsall and women's basketball coach Brenda Frese ranking as the...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:25 PM
Louisville 71, Manhattan 64: Luke Hancock scored eight of his 16 points in the final 1:53 as the defending national champion Cardinals escaped against the Jaspers in NCAA tournament play in Orlando.
Russ Smith had a game-high 18 points and Montrezl...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 8:52 PM
Maryland's attempt to lure highly-touted recruiter Kenny Johnson back to his alma mater has proven to be unsuccessful.
A source in College Park confirmed late Monday that Johnson, a 1999 Maryland graduate, had taken an offer to join Rick Pitino’...