| Jan 1, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Every March they become the nation's darlings.
This year, a host of stalwarts aren't waiting nearly that long to establish themselves as contenders — either for their own, non-power conferences or possibly the Final Four after another round of...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:23 AM
Mark Turgeon said after Saturday's 70-58 win over Minnesota that Maryland's 14-1 start did not mean much to him.
While this was the best start for the Terps since he took over for Gary Williams in 2011 – and the hottest Maryland has started a...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Loyola has been picked to finish at the bottom again in the Missouri Valley Conference, and the Ramblers' best player, 6-foot-4 sophomore guard Milton Doyle, is dealing with a torn labrum in his right shoulder.
"When you tear your labrum, there's two...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:15 PM
2013-14 record: 10-22; 4-14 Missouri Valley (10th).
Missouri Valley tournament: Lost to Indiana State in first round.
NCAA tournament: Did not appear.
Key players: Loyola returns nearly 80 percent of its offensive firepower, including redshirt...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:31 PM
The regular season is complete and the SCBL Fall Basketball League is gearing up for the start of the playoffs on Sunday at the Swain School.
Here's the latest report from league founder and director Ed Jennings and remember that the NCAA Division is...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Ed Jennings gives us the latest scores and highlights from Week 4 of the SCBL.
He notes that this week's games have been moved up to Saturday because of the Muhlenberg College Fall Shootout, featuring numerous area high school teams, taking place on...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:49 AM
For most sports fans, fall Sundays are about the NFL.
But for the serious, committed high school basketball players in the area, it's about showcasing their talents and getting ready for the coming season.
Another round of Select Competition...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:24 PM
The NCAA tournament starts Tuesday in Dayton and ends on a Monday near Dallas. Among the 68 teams, none from Indiana made it, but one from North Dakota did. The race is on to reach four regional hubs: Anaheim, Indianapolis, Memphis and New York. Will your...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Only the very best teams in college basketball have advanced to the NCAA tournament's round of 16.
Take Dayton versus Stanford in the South Regional … please.
Dayton finished fifth in the Atlantic 10 Conference and absorbed a 26-point loss this...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 8:00 AM
NEW YORK — Any college basketball fan worth their bracket fee will recall the many glorious years of the Big East, from the colorful '80's teams of John Thompson and Lou Carnesecca to, in recent years, the highly competitive games between the...
| Apr 6, 2014
This weekend's Final Four is more old school than a two-handed set shot. Past champions, power conferences, oversized budgets. Kentucky, Wisconsin, Florida, Connecticut.
This was not preordained. Wichita State was absolutely Kentucky's equal, and the...