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Five Michigan State basketball players who need to elevate their game in 2022-23

EAST LANSING, Mich. — The offseason has been filled with intrigue for Michigan State’s basketball program. Seniors Gabe Brown and Marcus Bingham Jr. have decided to turn pro. A coaching seat on Tom Izzo’s bench opened up last month when longtime assistant Dwayne Stephens accepted the head coaching job at Western Michigan. Projected starter Julius […]

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NBA to build 1,000 basketball courts and target Nigerian talent –

The National Basketball Association (NBA) of the United States plans to build 1,000 basketball courts in Nigeria in a bid to create a talent pool. Gbemisola Abudu, Vice President of NBA Africa and National Manager of NBA Nigeria, described the project as a blank slate that offers many benefits to the parties involved. According to […]

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Kansas basketball players measure at G League Camp

One year after the Kansas striker Jalen Wilson struggled to gain a foothold in NBA draft circles, Wilson measured much the same at G League Camp. The Combine released its metrics on Tuesday, which means Wilson will have to show his improvement over last year in sports testing. Listed at 6-foot-8 in Kansas, […]

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How Justin Rubin, Founder of Pro Connect, Provides Opportunities for Basketball Players

Justin Rubin is the CEO and Founder of Pro Connect (@pro_connect) and People Players (@playerspeople). Pro Connect provides post-college basketball players, including JUCO, Division I, Division II, and Division III athletes, with the guidance, exposure, and opportunities needed to play professionally overseas. Since 2018, Pro Connect has been involved in signing over 50 players in […]

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Hawks star Trae Young tweets advice to high school basketball players

As NIL money for college athletes continues to rise and the NCAA looks to make changes to the system it didn’t anticipate, Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young has tweeted advice for players to high school basketball envisioning their future in the sport. For athletes who are offered sums of money in the six figures or […]

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The region’s top female basketball players take to the Cambridge court to honor Medina Dixon’s legacy

Emotion, wisdom and prayer were on display at Cambridge’s War Memorial Gymnasium on Friday as friends and family of Medina Dixon gathered to honor the late legend at an opening ceremony. Then the music started, the ball swung, and a collection of New England high school basketball talent dueled on the first day of the […]

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2 Richmond-area basketball players could hit the court for Gonzaga next season | Richmond Free Press

What are the chances? Richmond is about 2,500 miles from Spokane, Wash., but two former players from the area may be preparing for Gonzaga University basketball next season. Efton J. Reid, a former standout of the Steward School at Western Henrico, announced he was transferring to Gonzaga from Louisiana State University. He will have three […]

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Former Dakota Wesleyan University basketball players take head coaching jobs

SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) — When the calendar rolls around in March, South Dakota’s small town pride is evident on the basketball court. That kind of pride stayed deep in Luke Bamberg and Ty Hoglund, two high school and Dakota Wesleyan University alumni. Bamberg and Hoglund will be on the sidelines when the men’s basketball […]

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Bayside Basketball Field Court | County Leader of St George and Sutherland

More than 800 local Bayside residents have to leave the local government area to play competitive basketball due to a lack of competition facilities for the sport, according to figures from Basketball NSW. St George Basketball Association director Kate Joveski told Bayside Council last month there was an urgent need for young people to have […]

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Approved tennis and basketball courts | Quinte News

Belleville City Council has approved tenders for the construction of a basketball court at Tom Gavey Alemite Park and a lighted tennis court at Potters Creek Park. The city has not built an outdoor basketball court in over 20 years. However, the basketball court, costing $254,000, and the tennis court, costing $165,000, were well over […]

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Former Opals captain claims Liz Cambage told Nigerian basketball players ‘go back to your third world country’ is true | Basketball

Former Opals captain Jenna O’Hea has spoken out about the incident that prompted Liz Cambage’s disorderly exit from the national program, alleging unconfirmed claims that the star told her Nigerian rivals to “go back in your third world country” are true. Cambage has been independently investigated and issued a formal reprimand – but no suspension […]

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Former Texas Southern basketball players allege abuse by Hall of Fame coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — In a report, published Thursday, Athleticism alleged that former Texas Southern University women’s basketball coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke used abusive and demeaning language towards players. ABC13 confirmed that neither Cooper-Dyke nor his assistant coaches were permitted to have any contact with players outside of practices or games during the final three weeks […]

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Colorful new murals adorn the once dilapidated Colton basketball courts – San Bernardino Sun

It takes very little to organize a basketball game. A decent court with dueling rims, an orange and a handful of hoops does the trick. Grab one and good luck getting burned. Unless you are regulars at Elizabeth Davis Park in Colton. Basketball games are played on the renovated courts at Elizabeth Davis Park, featuring […]

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Colorful new murals adorn the once dilapidated Colton basketball courts – San Bernardino Sun

It takes very little to organize a basketball game. A decent court with dueling rims, an orange and a handful of hoops does the trick. Grab one and good luck getting burned. Unless you are regulars at Elizabeth Davis Park in Colton. Basketball games are played on the renovated courts at Elizabeth Davis Park, featuring […]

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How fit are basketball players compared to other sports?

Fans love to debate the different nuances of their favorite sports. Some even like to claim that their favorite is better than the others, but the truth is that most debates are impossible to measure. When it comes to fitness, however, there’s an interesting discussion to be had. In this guide, we take a look […]

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How fit are basketball players compared to other sports? – Basketball Network

Giannis Antetokounmpo Game 1 vs Celtics © David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports Fans love to debate the different nuances of their favorite sports. Some even like to claim that their favorite is better than the others, but the truth is that most debates are impossible to measure. When it comes to fitness, however, there’s an […]

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Wheelchair basketball players get a boost as part of the All Ability Sports project

The Rescue Sports Foundation, in partnership with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), has embarked on the distribution of wheelchairs used to play basketball across Ghana, to help strengthen the sport. The All Ability Sports Project aims to increase sports opportunities for people with disabilities for their positive social engagement. Major interventions target people with […]

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City, Bearson Foundation to create basketball courts

by Dennis Dalman [email protected] The memory of Tom Bearson lives on, with three basketball courts planned in his honor for Pinecone Central Park. Bearson, the son of Greg and Debbie Bearson, was a Sartell High School graduate and basketball star who was found murdered in Moorhead on September 20, 2014. At the time, he was […]

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Injury claims for former Seton Hall basketball players dropped

By Mike Curley (April 27, 2022, 1:56 p.m. EDT) — A federal judge in New Jersey has thrown out most of the claims of two former Seton Hall University basketball players in a lawsuit alleging school staff hid the nature of their injuries and allowed them to worsen, leaving only the gross negligence claims of […]

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Slain NDSU student to be memorialized with basketball courts in his Minnesota hometown – InForum

SARTELL, Minn. – A North Dakota State University student whose mysterious 2014 death remains unsolved will be commemorated in a way directly related to his favorite hobby in his central Minnesota hometown. The nonprofit Tom Bearson Foundation and the city of Sartell will build three regulation high school basketball courts there in a city park […]

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Two Dozen Oakland County Female Basketball Players Honored with Top BCAM Designation for 2021-22 Season – The Oakland Press

Each season, the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan releases its “BCAM’s Best” list, honoring female basketball players across the state for their accomplishments on the court that season. Oakland County was well represented in the 2021-22 version of “BCAM’s Best.” West Bloomfield sophomore Indya Davis made the “best of the best” list, the only second […]

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Two dozen Oakland County female basketball players awarded top BCAM designation for 2021-22 season – Daily Tribune

Each season, the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan releases its “BCAM’s Best” list, honoring female basketball players across the state for their accomplishments on the court that season. Oakland County was well represented in the 2021-22 version of “BCAM’s Best.” West Bloomfield sophomore Indya Davis made the “best of the best” list, the only second […]

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The Tom Bearson Foundation dedicates funds to new basketball courts

SARTELL – The Tom Bearson Foundation is partnering with the City of Sartell to bring new equipment to Pinecone Central Park. the the organization committed $150,000 to install three full-size basketball sports courts, complete with six basketball hoops, seating and landscaping. Tom’s father Greg Bearson says he hopes the courts will become a welcoming place […]

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University of Lincoln grants JC Parks land for outdoor fitness center and basketball courts

A new outdoor fitness center and basketball courts are in store for The Linc. The University of Lincoln Board of Curators last week approved a proposal for the Jefferson City Department of Parks and Recreation to use land near The Linc to build two new basketball courts and a fitness center . Lincoln retains ownership […]

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Three basketball players selected to All-Region 20 teams – Campus Current

Dan Elson Forward Jamar Young and guard Michael Cantrell made the Region 20 Division III First Team. Guard Brandy Middleton made the All Region Division III Honorable Mention Team. The National Junior College Athletic Association named three Riverhawks basketball players to Region 20 Division III teams in early April. Forward Jamar Young and fullback Michael […]

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Why former UConn women’s basketball players are thriving with the WNBA’s Seattle Storm: ‘It’s a family’

Evina Westbrook became the seventh UConn women’s basketball player in history to be drafted by the Seattle Storm when she was selected in the second round of the WNBA Draft earlier this month. The Storm has long been a West Coast home for Huskies. Not only did the team feature two of the greatest to […]

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Two CC basketball players sign to play in four-year schools

Rashaun Agee (left) and Gus Wright (right) signing letters of intent (Tayler Stephenson, Oil City) CASPER, Wyo.– Casper College “Swede” Erickson Gym was a busy place on Thursday as two of Casper College’s basketball players signed letters of intent to play basketball at four-year colleges l ‘next year. Player Rashaun Agee has signed with Bowling […]

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Basketball or Investing: Why You Shouldn’t Overplay Your Hot Hand

Students were asked whether they felt a player might have a “hot hand” and go on a shooting spree, where he would make consecutive shots? All of the players shook their heads as one. Summers took a breather, savoring the experience. He said, “The answer is no.” Patterns may be found amid a sea of […]

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Stadium basketball courts reopen with redesigned surface | Sports

Sports Minister Olivia ‘babsy’ Grange says the surface of the newly renovated basketball courts at Independence Park, which was officially opened at the National Arena on Tuesday, is specially designed to suit Jamaican culture outdoor basketball. Speaking at the opener, Grange noted that basketball is a sport usually played indoors on wooden surfaces, but in […]

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Young Flint basketball players get free books and sneakers

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Rutgers Basketball’s Cliff Omoruyi launches footwear campaign for Nigerian basketball players – Sporting Life

When Cliff Omoruyi was growing up in Nigeria, he struggled to find shoes that fit him. And the shoes he had on wore out quickly because of the amount of basketball he played on the outdoor courts. It wasn’t an easy situation, and the 6-foot-11 Rutgers center decided he wanted to help others in his […]

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Former UConn basketball players embrace shared connection on the Storm – Hartford Courant

Sitting alongside fellow former UConn basketball players Sue Bird and Evina Westbrook on Tuesday, Breanna Stewart jokingly referred to the WNBA Storm as the “Seattle Huskies.” The Storm have had several Huskies in the lead for some time now, including three last season with Bird and Stewart alongside Katie Lou Samuelson. That number increases to […]

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New London will use federal funds for basketball courts

NEW LONDON, CT – The city has announced that it will use federal funds from the American Recovery Act to replace “the existing dilapidated basketball courts in Fulton and Mercer Parks with brand new state-of-the-art courts.” , according to a press release. These fields will be of the same style as those recently replaced at […]

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Former female basketball athletes surprise their high school coach with a new car in Miami – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

MIAMI (WSVN) — A former high school basketball coach who made a difference in the lives of the players he trained has received a generous gift from his former players. Former Miami Edison Senior High School athletes gathered at the Little Haiti Cultural Center in Miami to surprise and honor their former coach John Burke […]

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Community Profile: No time to take it easy – from basketball courts to Christmas lights and practice, Mike Picore is taking on a multitude of ways to give back to Glenwood Springs

Mike Picore stands on the pavement of the new Sayre Park basketball court.Chelsea Independent/Post Independent Sayre Park is a special place for many in Glenwood Springs, where basketball players young and old come to participate in the great tradition of basketball. And when the weather is warm enough, it’s hard for anyone driving down Grand […]

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Why a social network for basketball players bounced off the court to recruit STEM players, solar

IIn an industry where relationships can mean as much as talent, DeMarcus Weeks imagined a LinkedIn-type network to create exposure for athletes – especially historically black college and university basketball players, as well as other small schools. In his words: giving the little guys a voice by providing them with a network to connect with […]

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is one of the most legendary basketball players in the history of the sport…

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is one of the most legendary basketball players in the recorded history of the sport. During his time in the field, he won the MVP award a record six times. He also became a NBA All-Star a record number of nineteen time. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is so accomplished on the pitch, in fact, that […]

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UNC Basketball Players Begin Barnstorming NIL Tour

After an incredible run to the national championship game, North Carolina basketball players will capitalize on that success with the “Iron Five Tour.” The four-stage event begins with a sold-out Wednesday night program at Gastonia (NC) Christian School. RJ Davis, Caleb Love, Leaky Black, Brady Manek, Armando Bacot, Puff Johnson and Dontrez Styles […]

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Zia Cooke named one of the highest paid college basketball players

For the first time in March Madness history, players can sign sponsorship deals that allow them to capitalize on the use of their names, images and popularity. Zia Cooke, aa junior guard and leading scorer for the University of South Carolina women’s basketball team, winning on and off the court. She recently won the tournament […]

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Donations Still Accepted for West Branch Campus Outdoor Basketball Courts | News, Sports, Jobs

BELOIT — Construction of an outdoor basketball and volleyball court at West Branch High School will begin this month, thanks to support from local businesses and individuals. Community contributions – including the land donation from TC Energy with the help of Columbiana Gas – made this new court possible. Over the past few […]

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Zia Cooke, one of the highest paid college basketball player, talks about the impact of sponsorship deals

College basketball made headlines last month for a reason other than the NCAA March Madness Tournament when it came out on Opendorse new data showing that female basketball players are the second highest paid college athletes. Zia Cooke — junior guard and leading scorer for the University of South Carolina women’s basketball team, which won […]

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Several Downriver-area male basketball players earn All-State honors – The News Herald

Michigan’s Associated Press recently announced its all-state selections for the 2021-22 men’s basketball season and several Downriver-area players were honored. In Division 3, three players from Ecorse were selected to the all-state team along with two players from Riverview Gabriel Richard. From Ecorse, junior Malik Olafioye earned first-team all-state honors while senior Derrick Kemp was […]

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SDSU basketball players create non-profit organization

BROOKINGS, SD (KELO) — You might recognize them by what they’ve accomplished in the spotlight on the court, but two female basketball players from SDSU have also started a new nonprofit. Non-profit organization of Junior Myah Selland and second Tori Nelson “His turn” is affiliated with the Brookings Foundation. “Her Turn is a scholarship program […]

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‘Her Turn’: SDSU basketball players create nonprofit

BROOKINGS, SD (KELO) — You might recognize them by what they’ve accomplished in the spotlight on the court, but two female basketball players from SDSU have also started a new nonprofit. Non-profit organization of Junior Myah Selland and second Tori Nelson “His turn” is affiliated with the Brookings Foundation. “Her Turn is a scholarship program […]

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Review of the highest rated West Virginia basketball players to sign

WVSports.com looks back at West Virginia’s basketball recruiting classes from 2002-2021 to see how the top-rated players fared during that time. This period is considered the internet era of Rivals.com and we will strictly review high school or prep prospects who signed with Mountaineers during this period. This therefore excludes college or transfer options. Years […]

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Parish Opens Two Basketball Courts – MissionNewswire

Salesian programs around the world focus on socio-sports education INDIA (MissionNewswire) Salesian Christ King Parish, located in Sonapahar, India, inaugurated two basketball courts on the parish grounds with the launch of the 2022 school year. Fr Sebastian Tirkey, Pastor, and Fr Pyndeilang Khongkhlad, Assistant Pastor, joined the Salesian community to celebrate. The event brought together […]

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Two Dearborn-area basketball players win all-state honors – Press & Guide

Michigan’s Associated Press recently released its all-state selections for the 2021-22 women’s basketball season. From the Dearborn area, two players earned all-state honors in Division 1. Alex Muller – For MediaNews Group Fordson senior Batoul Reda drives into a layup during a match with host Divine Child at the Guido Showcase 2021 in December. Reda, […]

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World’s First Smart Basketball Hoop – Young Basketball Players Rate Their Huupe Experience – The UBJ

Technology is developing rapidly in the fitness industry. Different ways we’ve combined technology with exercise can be found in today’s smartwatches or home workout machines that not only offer great exercise hardware, but also the analytics and data to track our performance. Fitness technology has undoubtedly added flexibility and independence to the workout experience. The […]

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Fundraising for Marshall Community Center Youth Programs and Basketball Courts | News

The George Washington Carver Community Center is gearing up for its Spring Fling Food & Flea Market event, scheduled for this Saturday, to raise money for the center’s summer youth program and basketball court repairs. The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Community Center, located at 2302 Holland St. […]

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Ohio State basketball players he sent to the NBA Draft

In case you’ve been a bit off the sports news cycle, we’re here to let you know that former Ohio State head coach Thad Matta is back in the game. One of his former schools, and alma mater, Butler, announced the hiring of Matta being the Bulldogs’ new head coach last week. Hopefully, Matta has […]

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Five Maryland female basketball players including All-American Angel Reese enter transfer portal – Baltimore Sun

The Maryland women’s basketball team’s off-season exodus continued on Wednesday, a day after two stars entered the transfer portal. Junior striker Mimi Collins became the fifth Terps player to enter the portal since Tuesday morning, a team spokesperson confirmed. Collins joined sophomore forward Angel Reese, an Associated Press third-team All-American last season, and junior Ashley […]

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Thank you, senior basketball players – The Collegian

Before the WNIT Championship on Saturday, four senior Jackrabbits knew they were playing in their final collegiate game. It was evident in the opening minutes of the match that this would be the memorable send off they all deserved. Supported by 5,263 fans at Frost Arena, South Dakota State University crushed Seton Hall to claim […]

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Ohio State Hoops Related College Basketball Players Transfer Portal

It’s the new norm in college basketball, and it especially seems to be the norm for Ohio State over the past few seasons. The transfer portal – the gift that continues, uh – gives, I guess. It used to be that roster building was all about recruiting guys and then either keeping them for a […]

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Video shows young basketball players attacking referee, investigation underway

Police are investigating an incident at an amateur basketball game in Georgia after video showed several players attacking a referee on the court. As the Telegraph reports, DeKalb County police have opened an investigation into the alleged assault by the youth basketball team and some parents present. The incident happened at Stronghold Christian Church on […]

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2 Georgia basketball players would be transferred

ATHENS, GA – MARCH 03: Aaron Harrison #2, Andrew Harrison #5, Willie Cauley-Stein #15, Karl-Anthony Towns #12 and Tyler Ulis #3 of the Kentucky Wildcats rush to the field to get back on defense against the Georgia Bulldogs at Stegeman Coliseum on March 3, 2015 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) Roster […]

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Former UNC basketball players tweet how proud they are of this team

In the 2022 National Championship, UNC left it all on the field in a narrow 69-72 loss to the Kansas Jayhawks, and the former Tar Heels couldn’t be prouder. Although UNC lost what could have been its seventh national championship title by a narrow margin, everyone with Chapel Hill ties agrees on this point: the […]

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UNC basketball players return next season

North Carolina’s Armando Bacot (5) and RJ Davis (4) react after a field goal from Brady Manek to give the Tar Heels a 56-38 second-half lead over Baylor on Saturday, March 19, 2022 during the NCAA Tournament at Dickies Arena at Ft. Worth, TX. Robert Willette [email protected] North Carolina’s surprising run through the NCAA Tournament […]

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Three Onekama basketball players earn all-conference honors

ONEKAMA – A 5-14 overall and a sixth-place finish in the tough and rowdy Northwest Conference was the end result for Onekama women’s basketball. The year still ended on a high note for the Portagers. While state semifinalist Maple City Glen Lake and district champion Frankfort earned five of six all-conference first-team selections, the Portagers […]

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Meet the 2022 MLive Men’s Basketball Players of the Year for each region

MLive’s Regional Dream Teams seek to name the best players in each of our coverage areas around Michigan. In order to name the best of the best, our editors have each named an MLive Player of the Year for their region. Find out who won Player of the Year honors for each MLive market below. […]

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Vanderbilt researchers use artificial intelligence to help basketball players improve their shots

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Researchers at Vanderbilt University have developed artificial intelligence technology to potentially help basketball players improve their game on the court. Jules White, Associate Dean for Strategic Learning Programs and Associate Professor of Computer Science and Computer Engineering, and Carlos Olea, Ph.D. student in the computer science department, […]

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5 New York Metro Area College Basketball Players To Spot

In NCAA Division I college basketball, there are handfuls of New York kids ready to try their luck in the NBA. New York is always a hotbed for basketball talent, and as the New York Knicks show more grit, adding a local perspective has its benefits. Tom Thibodeau has placed a gritty identity on this […]

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Bill Self, Kansas Basketball Players Embrace UNC Game in National Championship Game

Bill Self’s Kansas Jayhawks defeated the Villanova Wildcats in Saturday’s Final Four and advanced to the national championship game, winning 81-65. Kansas now faces North Carolina in Monday night’s title game after the Tar Heels beat Duke in the other semifinal. “I think it has added value for me and the players […]

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How former IU basketball players are doing in the NBA through March – The Daily Hoosier

Seven former IU basketball players have played or will play at the highest level during the 2021-22 NBA season. We will be monitoring their seasons with monthly updates. Below, we summarize their performance so far with NBA stats and ratings over the six months of the season and provide a brief update on each player. […]

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County basketball players unite for fun and charity | Sports

JEFFERSON — Ages and abilities varied greatly, but a love of the game and a desire to help high school students was the unifying factor on Friday night during an evening of basketball fun. The Joe “Pigskin” Pete Ashtabula County High School Alumni Basketball Tournament came back strong, filling two gymnasiums with players and fans […]

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Betting company set to renovate five basketball courts in Dar

The renovation of the Leaders Club basketball court was launched this weekend. Speaking during the day, Betway Tanzania Marketing Manager Calvin Mhina said the company, in conjunction with the Tanzania Basketball Federation (TBF), is renovating all public basketball courts into public sports centers aimed at to increase the value of basketball. He said to ensure […]

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Six people charged in fatal shooting near Lancaster basketball courts

LANCASTER, SC (WBTV) — Deputies have charged six people in a November 2021 shooting near a basketball court in Lancaster that left one dead and another injured. On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at around 3 p.m., deputies said shots broke out from several gunmen on Pardue Circle near Palmetto Place Apartments in the city of […]

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Four female basketball players from Kentucky enter the transfer portal | Sports

Four female basketball players from Kentucky have announced that they will be entering their names into the transfer portal over a four-day period. On Friday, current main point guard Jazmine Massengill, junior forward Dre’una Edwards and second-year guard Treasure Hunt all declared their intention to look for new homes in the upcoming season. If all […]

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2 potential landing spots for a pair of Penn State basketball players in the transfer gate | Penn State Basketball News

Just a week ago, two Penn State players announced their decision to leave coach Carolyn Kieger’s draft and enter the transfer portal. Second-year guard Tova Sabel and junior guard Shay Hagans are the two Lady Lions who plan to test the Portal waters this offseason. Sabel and Hagans broke the news on their Instagram accounts […]

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Two more LSU basketball players enter the transfer portal; total now stands at seven | USL

The mass exodus of USL The basketball team continued on Wednesday when two more players entered the NCAA transfer portal. Freshmen Bradley Ezewiro and Judge Williams added their names to the list, bringing the number of Tigers checking out their future options to seven. Already in the portal were guards Brandon Murray, Xavier Pinson, and […]

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Three Georgetown male basketball players enter transfer gate

Three Georgetown men’s basketball players entered the NCAA’s transfer portal on Wednesday, the latest in a string of members of coach Patrick Ewing’s squad to leave the Hoyas. The school has announced the departures of Timothy Ighoefe, Tyler Beard and Jalin Billingsley. Ighoefe is a 7-foot junior center who averaged 2.6 points and 4.1 rebounds […]

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Summary of transfers | How 5 Former Penn State Men’s Basketball Players Succeeded With New Programs | Penn State Men’s Basketball News

Last March, five Penn State players jumped ship when they announced their decision to leave through the transfer portal and move on to new teams. Fast forward a year later, all of the transfer players’ seasons have come to an end – some with solid conclusions and some with disappointment. Former Nittany Lion starters guards […]

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14 Local Men’s Basketball Players Earn All-State Awards in OHSAA Divisions I and II

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKBN) — The Ohio High School Athletic Association released All-State awards for Division I and Division II men’s basketball players on Tuesday afternoon. The list includes 14 homegrown players this year, headlined by East Liverpool senior Cole Dailey. He was named a third-team All-Ohio in Division II. Report: Browns add veteran free agent […]

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National park basketball courts a slam dunk

Homegrown Newcastle basketball players will no longer need to fight for a court like the NBA playoffs with four new playing surfaces. Work has recently been completed on four additional basketball courts at the National Park on the corner of the park and Parry Streets in Newcastle. So there are now six new lands for […]

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Somerset County basketball players end their D5 All-Star Games careers

NEW PARIS – Twenty senior Somerset basketball players took to the court on Monday evening in what will be for many the last match of their careers, in the District 5 Athletic Directors’ Association All-Star Games. Five county 1,000-point scorers competed in the boys’ and girls’ games. Baseball Overview Baseball preview: Somerset County teams eye […]

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Athletes and men’s basketball coach share thoughts on regional success – The Allen Flame

The Allen County Boys Basketball team, led by head coach Andy Shaw, won the first regional championship in 24 years. The team persevered with a difficult start to the season and returned after the Christmas break with a stronger defensive team than ever. I was able to meet Coach Shaw and three of the team’s […]

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2021-22 All-WWAC Men’s Basketball Players Honored – Press & Guide

The Western Wayne Athletic Conference recently released its list of all-conference winners for the 2021-22 men’s basketball season. Among those selected were players from Robichaud, Crestwood, Melvindale and Annapolis. Robichaud finished second in the WWAC this season with a 12-2 record against conference opponents and he was behind only state powerhouse Romulus. The Bulldogs, who […]

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Arkansas’ Best High School Basketball Players: Meet the State’s Best Post Players

By Kyle Sutherland I Photo by Tommy Land With the high school basketball season over, SBLive takes a look at Arkansas’ top male players. Today, we present the best positions (power forwards/centers) for all classes. This list is not meant to be exhaustive as there are hundreds of great basketball players in the state. Important […]

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Four new basketball courts open in Newcastle

Getting out to shoot hoops in Newcastle just got a whole lot easier after four new basketball courts were unveiled at the national park this morning. Joined by pupils from Newcastle High School, Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes opened the facility while the teenagers tested the courts. Located at the corner of National Park and Parry […]

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New basketball courts unveiled as multi-million dollar investment in national park continues

More than $10 million is being invested in upgrading facilities at Newcastle’s largest recreation reserve, with four new basketball courts, the latest project to be completed at the national park. Work to increase the number of basketball courts and continue the reactivation of the former tennis court site near the corner of National Park and […]

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Pepple helped unite basketball players and community members

Ed Pepple would surely approve of the maroon tracksuit that Scott A. Weiss proudly sported recently. The legendary Mercer Island High School (MIHS) boys’ basketball head coach, a four-time 3A state champion, fully embraced the maroon outfit and Pepple asked his players to don blazers in the colors of the school while representing the school […]

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MAAA has six basketball players selected in all states | local sports

When Madison Nelson began her high school basketball career, Kingston’s women’s program had never had a winning season. But after amassing 2.432 points in four years and gaining versatility as a defender, passer and driver, the Lady Cougars have since finished above the .500 mark twice in a row. Nelson officially became the first Kingston […]

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CSAA Silver Division Honors Morley Stanwood Basketball Players

MORLEY — The Central State Activities Athletic Association Silver Division announced its men’s and women’s all-league teams and recognized various Morley Stanwood basketball players. On the girls side, seniors Braelyn Berry and Madison Garbow are part of the first team. Sophomore Lila Hoisington was on the honorable mention list. On the boys’ side, Aaron Moore […]

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Taylor Gym reopens basketball courts

Taylor Gym reopened its basketball courts on March 1 following the COVID Response Team’s announcement making masks optional in all Lehigh buildings. Besides a short time last fall, basketball courts have been closed since students were sent home in the spring of 2020. One of six basketball hoops at the Taylor Gym Basketball Center. The […]

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Western University basketball players win Rookie of the Year honors

Breadcrumb Links Basketball The Western Guards won the Rookie of the Year award in the Western Division of Ontario University Athletics this season. Western Mustangs Maddie Picton, left, and Tyson Dunn won Rookie of the Year honors in the West Division of Ontario University Athletics. (Western University photos) Content of the article The Western Mustangs […]

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Woodrow Wallace Middle School basketball players got to work and got the results

The coaches of the seventh and eighth grade teams submitted their season recaps with shoutouts to team members. | Unsplash/Markus Spiske Teamwork, courage in the face of adversity, and hard work brought success on the basketball court to sixth, seventh, and eighth graders at William Wallace Middle School. The coaches of the seventh and eighth […]

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Dearborn High, Fordson Boys Basketball Players Win All-KLAA East Honors – Press & Guide

The Kensington Lakes Activities Association recently released its all-conference rosters for the 2021-22 men’s basketball season. Four players from Dearborn High and four from Fordson each earned all-conference honors in what was a solid year overall for both programs. Dearborn finished the season in second place in the KLAA East. The Pioneers went 11-3 against […]

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Man threatens college basketball players after loss: California cops

An Indiana man has been arrested after being charged with uttering threats to Cal State Long Beach and Cal State Fullerton basketball players. Getty Images Getty Images/iStockphoto An Indiana man is accused of threatening two California basketball teams after a championship game, local media report. The threats, sent to Facebook, were first directed at players […]

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Trio of Wiregrass Boys basketball players vying for ASWA Player of the Year honors | High school

In a rarity, the Dothan Eagle The coverage area has a few chances for the state Men’s Basketball Player of the Year winner — three in fact. Three local men’s hoop stars are among the finalists for Player of the Year announced Tuesday for last season by the Alabama Sports Writers Association. These stars are […]

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Are there basketball players who are crazy about online casinos?

Photo: AP/Beth A. Keizer Many NBA players have found casino games to be just as fun as playing on the court. Casino activities, such as table games, poker and slot machines, are the favorite pastimes of these people. If you are a fan of a certain NBA player, you will be able to play his […]

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Honors for SPSCC Clippers basketball athletes

Several South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC) student-athletes have won the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) all-region awards, according to a news release from the school. The SPSCC athletes honored by AFAC are: Payten Foster, AFAC West Region 2nd Team Sharay Trotter, West Region Rookie of the Year, Women’s Basketball Defensive Player of the Year Justin […]

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These home basketball courts are a Slam Dunk

Channel your inner Shaq in one of these home basketball courts. (Platinum Series Homes) March Madness is back and basketball fans couldn’t be more excited. Two years ago, the burgeoning pandemic canceled the beloved knockout tournament. And last year it came back, albeit in a limited capacity. We say hooray for madness – not to […]

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Collingwood Slam Dunk with new basketball courts

More children in Collingwood will be able to get involved in basketball thanks to an exciting partnership between the Andrews Labor Government and the National Basketball League. As part of the $70 million Big Housing Build project that will provide new social and affordable housing in Collingwood, a new full lot and an additional half […]

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Learn the Rules as Local Men’s Basketball Players Win All-Conference Honors | Sports

Although the Lakeshore boys’ basketball playoffs ended earlier than expected, that doesn’t discount the fact that some regular season performances deserved praise. Area coaches thought so, too, as seven local players earned nominations in all conferences for their hard work on the field. × This page requires JavaScript. Javascript is required for you to play […]

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Wheelchair basketball players enter the field at Husson University

Event designed to help Husson students understand and appreciate mobility challenges affecting the disability community BANGOR – The Husson University Physical Therapy Student Organization is hosting the 22nd Annual Wheelchair Basketball Tournament in Newman Gymnasium at 1 College Circle on Sunday, March 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Any student, faculty member, staff member […]

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Pico Rivera welcomes new outdoor basketball courts in Pico Park – Cerritos Community News

March 17, 2022 Municipal authorities revised the inauguration ceremonyand will now dedicate the new basketball court area onTuesday April 5, at Pico Park, from 5 p.m. Staff report The City of Pico Rivera, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), received a grant to provide increased access to youth sports and play […]

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Kiwi basketball players want to make noise at March Madness

Six Kiwi basketball players are hoping to make a name for themselves on the biggest stage when they take to the court at one of the biggest events on the American sporting calendar. A generic view of the March Madness logo on a pitch. (Source: Getty) Sam Waardenburg, Dan Fotu, Sam Mennenga, Quinn Clinton, Yuat […]

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Angel Reese among three Maryland women’s basketball players named AP All-Americans

When the Maryland women’s basketball team begins play in the NCAA tournament on Friday, the Terps will be armed with three All-Americans. That’s according to polling organ The Associated Press, which listed three Terps as All-Americans on Wednesday. Sophomore forward Angel Reese was voted to the third team, while guards Ashley Owusu and […]

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4 Summit Basketball Players Win All-Conference Honors

Paola Arredondo, left to right, Autumn Rivera, Emily Koetteritz and Brina Babich pose with their honors from all 4A Western Slope League conferences on Tuesday, March 15.Kayle Walker Burns/Courtesy Photo As the 4A State Women’s Basketball Tournament wrapped up last weekend, the 4A Western Slope League announced which players made the 2021-22 conference women’s team. […]

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12 Luxury Homes With Basketball Courts To Channel Your Inner LeBron – Robb Report

With the return of NCAA March Madness, the NBA season is in full swing and shows like HBO’s winning time on the screen, basketball is officially in the air. If all of this has you fired up, you can get more than your head in the game with these awesome home basketball gear. No matter […]

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KVAC Honors Top Midcoast Skiers and Other Basketball Athletes – Knox County VillageSoup

AUGUSTA — The Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference unveiled its all-conference and all-varsity selections for alpine and Nordic skiing on Tuesday, March 15, a development that has seen a slew of student-athletes from Camden Hills Regional High School earn awards. This season, the KVAC has chosen to release all-conference honors for high school sports in waves. […]

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4 EHS Basketball Players Make All-League Teams | Gas

Four Emporia High basketball players earned postseason all-league honors this week. Senior Gracie Gilpin of the women’s basketball team won the All-Centennial League first team after leading the league in scoring with 18.8 points per game according to sportsinks.com. She ended her career with over 1,000 points. 6-foot junior Rebecca Snyder was named to the […]

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Who are the best basketball players in the Spartans football team? – Athleticism

EAST LANSING, Mich. — It’s a great time to be a Michigan State fan. The football team has just completed an 11-win season, with spring training underway. The men’s basketball team is gearing up for another NCAA Tournament appearance. There aren’t many programs that can boast that kind of dual-sport success. Renowned football superfan Tom […]

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A new legacy from Iron Studios!

Basketball court magician LeBron James receives a statue from Space Jam: A New Legacy by Iron Studios! Meticulously created to capture every little detail from his facial features and tattoos to his style and on-court movements, Iron Studios brings the basketball star statue, “LeBron James Art Scale 1/10 – Space Jam: A New Legacy”dressed in […]

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KVAC Honors Midcoast’s Top Skiers and Other Basketball Athletes

AUGUSTA — The Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference unveiled its all-conference and all-varsity selections for alpine and Nordic skiing on Tuesday, March 15, a development that has seen a slew of student-athletes from Camden Hills Regional High School earn awards. This season, the KVAC has chosen to release all-conference honors for high school sports in waves. […]

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Student, artists work to improve the basketball courts at Patterson Park

FOR THE GENERAL LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP FUND. USE THE PATTERSON PARK BASKETBALL COURTS AS A CANVAS. ONE GHHI SCHOOL STUDENTS WORK WITH THE CITY AND LOCAL ARTISTS TO UPDATE THE RECREATION SPACE. DARRELL FRANCE GROW UP PLAYING BALL ON THESE COURTS. When he noticed they were in bad shape, he decided to raise money to create […]

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Who are the best basketball players in the Tigers football team? – Athleticism

CLEMSON, SC — Shortly after the Clemson football team signed its 2019 recruiting class, a group that ranked 10th nationally and first in the ACC, the Tigers’ upperclassmen wasted no time in starting to scout their new teammates. Of course, returning Clemson players were curious about the coverage skills of five-star cornerback Andrew Booth Jr. […]

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Seven Inland Basketball Players Named CIF Southern Section Players of the Year – Press Enterprise

Donovan Dent and Jared McCain have been inseparable on the court, so it’s only fitting that Centennial’s backcourt duo shared Open Division Player of the Year honors as the CIF South Section released their basketball awards Monday afternoon. Centennial guard Jared McCain #24 flies to the hoop for a lay-up as Sierra Canyon guard Mike […]

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Court Champions: Cape Breton Basketball Players Win ACAA Championships with MSVU Mystics

SYDNEY, NS — Four Cape Breton basketball players won the Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association championships on Sunday with the Mount Saint Vincent University Mystics. Sydney Mines’ Dawson Berze-Butts and Sydney’s Adam Callaghan won the men’s league title, while Alder Point’s Alisha McNeil and Sydney’s Teaonna Carroll won in the women’s. In the men’s championship, the […]

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Top High School Basketball Players Face Off at MAC – Knox County VillageSoup

WARREN— Many of Midcoast’s most talented high school basketball players converged Friday night, March 11, at the Midcoast Athletics Center for the opportunity to showcase their formidable skills on the court with and against like-minded teenage student-athletes. ideas. Those from high schools in Knox, Lincoln and Waldo counties – geographically within a radius of around […]

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3 Tennessee basketball players named to SEC All-Tournament Team

TAMPA, Fla. — Tennessee freshman guard Kennedy Chandler was named the SEC Tournament’s Most Outstanding Player, and two other Vols teammates, Santiago Vescovi and Josiah-Jordan James, were named to the All-Star Team on Sunday. -SEC Tournament. No. 2 seed Tennessee defeated No. 8 seed Texas A&M 65-50 on Sunday at Amalie Arena. Chandler combined for […]

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Four Kent basketball players sanctioned after vulgar videos were broadcast

The Mid-American Conference disciplined four Kent State men’s basketball players hours before the team played the University of Akron in the MAC Tournament Championship game on Saturday night after a video with a racial epithet, foul language and taunts surfaced on social media. The conference has suspended junior forward DJ Johnson indefinitely. Three other players, […]

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TikTok star says Malvern basketball courts are ‘the best in the country’

A TikTok influencer has recommended the basketball courts in Malvern as some of the best in the country. TikToker MartinD3x3 picked the courts at Victoria Park as one of his favorites when asked to recommend a place in Worcestershire to play. On his channel, which has over 7,600 subscribers, he said the courts at Victoria […]

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Unified Basketball Athletes Dance, Laugh, and Share Lots of Cheer – Knox County VillageSoup

The joy in the hearts and the smiles on the faces of student-athletes when they or their teammates shoot the ball generate enough energy to light up the gymnasium. Such is life for unified high school basketball, where fun, camaraderie, unparalleled sportsmanship and even dancing are as common as passing, dribbling and shooting. With the […]

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Mad City Badgers teams help young wheelchair basketball athletes develop their skills on and off the court

There are only two wheelchair youth basketball programs in Wisconsin, and one of them is in Madison. March 11, 2022 11:19 a.m. Job : March 11, 2022 11:19 a.m. Update: March 11, 2022 11:26 a.m. Courtesy of Mad City Badgers There are only two wheelchair youth basketball programs in Wisconsin, and one of them is […]

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PV Basketball Players Who Saw 2018 Championship First-Hand Lead Team to Golden 1 – Chico Enterprise-Record

CHICO — Just four years ago, the Pleasant Valley men’s basketball team was where they are today — one win after being named CIF Division III state champions. In the 2018 season, the Pleasant Valley Boys won the NorCal Regional Championship for the first time in school history. The girls won their first state title […]

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Aroostook High School basketball players enjoy one last time on the hardwood

High school seniors had one last time to shine on the basketball court Wednesday night as the Aroostook League Senior All-Star games were played at Caribou High School. CARIBOU, Maine — High school seniors had one last time to shine on the basketball court Wednesday night as the Aroostook League Senior All-Star games were played […]

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Vanderbilt basketball players call Alabama ahead of SEC tournament game

The No. 6 seed Alabama Crimson Tide will face the No. 11 seed Vanderbilt Commodores in the second round of the SEC Tournament on Thursday night. Vanderbilt beat No. 14 seed Georgia 86-51 on Wednesday to advance to play the Crimson Tide in the second round. After the game, Vanderbilt Scotty players Pippen Jr. […]

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College Roundup: 3 Penn State Shenango basketball players honored by USCAA | Sports

Both the Penn State Shenango men’s and women’s basketball teams made great strides last season. This progress has been met with many congratulations, adulation, and counting. Karsyn Rupert (product West Middlesex High), DiMarius Hill and Aneziah Fryer have all been honored by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) for their outstanding performances during the […]

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With Gaines out for MAAC tournament, Siena’s other men’s basketball players will need to step up – The Daily Gazette

As teammate Anthony Gaines underwent medical tests on Monday that the Siena men’s basketball program confirmed on Tuesday revealed the grad student suffered a season-ending knee injury, freshman Javian McCollum said he knew what the message would be from one of Siena’s co-captains if bad news came through. “He would always want us to show […]