| Feb 5, 2013
| 2:29 AM
Virginia Tech’s Erick Green has led the nation in scoring for about a month, and retaining that stature would be notable on several levels. But there’s another Green statistic that worries Hokies coach James Johnson.
Green leads the ACC in...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 8:26 PM
CHAMPAIGN — Michigan did nothing out of the ordinary.
Which by Michigan's standards is extraordinary.
Illinois fell victim to the second-ranked Wolverines' precision offense in a 74-60 loss Sunday at a sold-out Assembly Hall that hosted a revved-...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 6:10 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A ball that rattled around the rim and bounced out separated Michigan from its first No. 1 ranking in more than 20 years. Point guard Trey Burke's stepback jumper with 17 seconds went down, then came out, leaving No. 2 Michigan...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Roughly one-third through the regular season, Virginia Tech guard Erick Green leads the ACC – he’s lapping the field, in fact – and ranks second nationally in scoring at 24.8 points per game. The primary question is, what are his chances...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 8:28 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trey Burke kept alive Michigan's deepest NCAA tournament run since the Fab Five era nearly 20 years ago with a shot the Wolverines won't soon forget.
Call it the Fab 3.
The sophomore standout scored all 23 of his points...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 6:25 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trey Burke grew up in the shadow of another Big Ten university. Mitch McGary was more of a baseball fan as a kid, and still dreams of a World Series for the Chicago Cubs.
They are now part of a new generation of fabulous...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:38 AM
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Perhaps the best sign that Michigan's basketball program was moving in the right direction came not last weekend in the NCAA tournament, but about a month ago toward the end of the regular season.
The Wolverines had just...
| Mar 30, 2012
Matt Neil is considered one of the best in the business. Today, he was singled out as the best in Division III.
Hope men's basketball head coach Matt Neil was named the NCAA Division III Coach of the Year and was presented the Glenn Robinsonaward in New...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 1:11 PM
Last summer and fall, I asked for legislation to be drafted dealing with an array of education related matters. Included in the legislation was a provision that would essentially eliminate class basketball.
The Indiana General Assembly has complete...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 9:56 AM
The Harrison twins have picked Kentucky. Maryland fans weap. Under Amour employees continue searching for their next next big thing.
Aaron and Andrew Harrison, 6-5 twin guards out of Texas, will announce where they plan to...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 3:25 PM
John Krikorian was hoping, but he wasn't expecting to hear that his Christopher Newport men's basketball team would host a first-round NCAA Division III tournament game.
The Captains (23-4), the USA South tournament champions, learned on Monday that they...