| 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 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...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:18 PM
It goes all the way back to the 1930s, when Lana Turner’s road to stardom began because a Hollywood heavyweight spotted her at a soda counter in a Sunset Boulevard restaurant. Sometimes it just helps for a girl to be in the right place at the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The names of Lafayette High track standouts are showing up increasingly on leaderboards on the local, state and national levels.
Adriana Hooks recently ran 10 minutes, 49.41 seconds at the Raleigh Relays in North Carolina, the best time run by a...
| 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...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:29 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The first of several Final Four weekend awards was handed out Thursday when the Associated Press named Creighton star Doug McDermott and Wichita State Coach Gregg Marshall as its player and coach of the year, respectively....