| Apr 17, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Where Fred Hill goes, Jaren Sina follows.
Sina originally committed to Northwestern, where Hill was an assistant under Bill Carmody. On the same day Seton Hall announced that Hill would join head coach Kevin Willard’s staff, the 6-foot-1 combo...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 10:18 PM
Anthony Gill had 19 points and seven rebounds as Virginia survived a stiff challenge from Southern Methodist, winning 76-73 Friday night in the Corpus Christi Challenge in Texas.
The Cavaliers (6-1) will play for the championship at 9 p.m. Saturday...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
DePaul was hoping for its most Big East Conference wins in January since 2008, but the modest goal was dashed when two of its starters were on the bench during Seton Hall's 86-69 win on Saturday at the Prudential Center.
The Blue Demons (10-11, 2-6 in...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:19 PM
The Old Dominion women's superlative start continued Wednesday night as they beat UNLV 85-67 in the first round of the six-team World Vision Classic in Las Vegas.
Jackie Cook scored 23 points in 29 minutes to lead ODU (7-1), while Shae Kelley had 14...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 6:40 PM
Don't believe the standings.
In coach Bill Carmody's mind, his Northwestern team is undefeated.
"I told our guys: 'It's the beginning of the second half, and we are 1-0,'" Carmody said, taking a page from Bears coach Lovie Smith.
| Feb 7, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Memphis, a current Conference USA member and college basketball power, will be introduced as the newest member of Big East Wednesday.
The Big East has scheduled a noon teleconference to formally introduce the Tigers, who will be joining the league in all...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:10 AM
STORRS – The Huskies already know the ending. It's March 9, at Gampel Pavilion against Providence at noon.
When that game is over, barring an unforeseen change of heart by Big East Conference presidents, the balls will be put away.
This is not the...
| Apr 9, 2011
You know how this complicated and uplifting journey ended.
UConn won the 2011 national championship. Players embraced under falling confetti at Reliant Stadium in Houston. Kemba Walker became one of the most celebrated athletes on the planet. Having...
| Apr 9, 2011
By his own calculation, UConn associate coach George Blaney had been to 36 Final Fours before 2004. He sat on the board of the National Association of Basketball Coaches. That meant Blaney always had good seats.
That does not mean he didn't want to be...
| May 25, 2011
| 9:53 AM
Old Dominion’s new women’s basketball coach is unlikely to match the 20 NCAA tournament appearances and 17 consecutive Colonial Athletic Association championships authored by former big whistle Wendy Larry. But the Lady Monarchs’ new...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 1:36 PM
February 4, 2012
It's late in the first half of a tournament game, more than 3,000 basketball fans have filled the auditorium, and as the Patterson High Clippers of Baltimore toss the ball inbounds and head up the court, a spectator leans over to...