| Apr 13, 2015
| 1:11 PM
Bradley hired Brian Wardle as its men's basketball head coach on March 27, five days after firing Geno Ford.
The 35-year-old Willowbrook native is a 1997 graduate of Hinsdale Central and is the Red Devils' all-time leading scorer (1,632), while...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 7:41 AM
Last week, I wrote a column about the Big Ten’s upcoming negotiations on a TV deal and how the conference might have a choice between staying with ESPN or going with Fox Sports 1 on the cable side. It detailed the risks of leaving the broad reach of...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Maryland opens play in the NCAA tournament against Valparaiso on Friday at about 4:40 p.m. in Columbus, Ohio. Don Markus breaks down five keys for the fourth-seeded Terps against the No. 13 Crusaders.
NO EARLY FOULS FOR WELLS
Senior guard Dez Wells...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 7:00 AM
No. 4 seed Maryland and No. 13 seed Valparaiso play today at 4:40 p.m. in a first-round NCAA tournament game. Here's a look at the projected starting lineups:
Melo Trimble, 6-3, 190, FR: Having established himself as one of the top...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:04 PM
DAYTON, Ohio — Derrick Marks wasn't even close on Boise State's final shot at the big NCAA Tournament upset.
Kendall Pollard scored 17 points on Wednesday night, and Dayton — cheered on by the home crowd — went on a closing run for a...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 7:43 PM
At exactly 6:15 every morning before school, Keifer Sykes walked out the door of his home at 67th and East End streets on Chicago's South Side and into Albert Sharp's car.
Not at 6:16 or 6:20 or 6:25 — 6:15 sharp indeed.
Sykes knew he couldn't...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 7:34 PM
ESTERO, Fla. — Next Saturday in South Bend, Ind., the most noted rivalry in women's college basketball will be renewed when UConn plays at Notre Dame. And won't that be fun because you just never know with those two.
Say hello to Irish coach...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 8:46 PM
ESTERO, Fla. — Lin Dunn retired as coach of the Indiana Fever after the 2014 season, ending a career that spanned five decades in women's basketball as a player and coach. She went out on top with her induction to the women's basketball Hall of...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:12 AM
With nine promising newcomers, including transfers Angel Rodriguez and Sheldon McClellan, expectations are high for Miami's basketball team, which leaves for a basketball tour of Spain later this month.
Thursday, the school announced its non-conference...
| Mar 27, 2014
The morning after Virginia's NCAA tournament demolition of Memphis, assistant coach Ron Sanchez still didn't appreciate the scope of the Cavaliers' excellence, their resourceful offense, unyielding defense and unshakable poise.
"I'm driving home right...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:38 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers took Kansas small forward Andrew Wiggins with the first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft.
The draft has shaped up to be one of the most open ended in years because the presumed No. 1 overall pick, Kansas center Joel Embiid,...