| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:18 AM
In his last three starts at quarterback Blake Bell has lost to Hutchinson High, beat Tulsa then won at Notre Dame. That's quite a career arc.
Enough with the construction equipment---
I know we all love cute little nicknames, even I succumb to them on...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:41 AM
Kansas State was picked to finish eighth and sixth in the Big 12 over the last two years---they went 15-3 and came within four yards of back to back to Big 12 titles. How glad do you suppose that K-Staters are to be picked sixth again this year?...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:33 PM
The NBA bills the NBA Development League as its “official minor league,” a place where young players can gain some experience and veteran players coming off injuries can play a few games to get back into basketball shape.
For many NBA teams,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:13 PM
C.J. McCollum loves his space. Basketball is his passion.
With a ball in his hands and room to maneuver, McCollum should give Portland Trail Blazers fans plenty to cheer about.
The Trail Blazers are looking to play a more up-tempo style in 2013-14, so...
| Jun 26, 2008
| 7:56 PM
Twin towers! Crazy hair! Michelle Wie in the stands! No? OK fine, the Bulls should draft Derrick Rose. Be boring.
Welcome to the 2008 NBA Draft, where the Bulls overcame historic odds a little more than a month ago to win the No. 1 pick.
| Mar 26, 2011
| 5:22 PM
The parallels were clear Selection Sunday. Two weeks later, they're downright spooky.
VCU 2011, George Mason 2006.
Colonial Athletic Association teams receive controversial bids to the NCAA basketball tournament after losing in the conference clambake...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 6:42 PM
Richmond coach Chris Mooney called three timeouts during the first 15 minutes Friday. None curbed the bleeding.
Indeed, no tourniquet was going to work during this NCAA Southwest Regional.
Kansas' talent, size and depth were all that Mooney...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 5:16 PM
Call the roll of Final Four gate-crashers. Butler. George Mason. Penn. Indiana State.
Recount their upsets, harrowing finishes and, yes, miracles.
None matches VCU. Virginia Commonwealth University for the basketball-impaired.
The Rams on Sunday...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 7:26 PM
If you're still trying to wrap your head around the Final Four of VCU, Butler, Kentucky and Connecticut, get in line.
This is like the street-corner sax player collecting a Grammy nomination. It's not that the dude can't play. He can, enough to make...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 2:58 PM
Last season was a landmark for the University of Richmond's basketball program. The Spiders matched the school record for wins, cracked the national polls for the first time in a generation and earned their highest NCAA tournament seed.
Two hours in...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Joey Rodriguez, VCU's senior point guard and resident basketball savant, thought the Rams should change defenses this season.
"Before this year started, I was telling Coach Smart, 'Hey Coach, we don't need to press as much. Did you see Butler and how...