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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 […]

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Fran McCaffery gives Iowa basketball players the green light to defend themselves on social media

“I would expect them to defend themselves,” McCaffery said of the players being insulted on social media. “I always want my guys to defend themselves.” mike hlas March 8, 2022 4:54 p.m., update: March 8, 2022 5:47 p.m. Iowa’s Kris Murray, right front, takes a jump shot as Illinois’ Alfonso Plummer (11) defends during the […]

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LSU Basketball Players Named to All SEC and Freshman Teams, Tari Eason Sixth Man of the Year

The SEC released its regular season awards on Tuesday and the Tigers were well represented for their performances in 2021-22. Forward Tari Eason was a first-team All SEC winner as well as the conference’s Sixth Man of the Year, Darius Days earned second-team All SEC honors while Brandon Murray was named to the team All […]

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Eight college basketball athletes featured in NFT post-season collection

Candy Digital deploys its “Candy Sweet Futures Basketball“NFT Collection March 7-21, 2022, just in time for the college basketball playoffs. Jalen Duren of the University of Memphis, Blake Wesley of the University of Notre Dame and Bryce McGowens of the University of Nebraska are the first three college athletes whose NFTs are available for purchase. […]

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40 pro-basketball players allegedly posted homophobic tweets / LGBTQ Nation

A gay NBA fan known only as Chris has found 78 homophobic tweets written by 40 professional players from 23 NBA teams. The word “fag” was used in 29 tweets, “gay” in 40 and the phrase “no homo” in 17. outdoor sports reported. Most of the tweets were posted between 2009 and 2013, two years […]

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‘Save our courts’ Guilford parents and children protest the relocation of basketball courts from the public safety complex

GUILFORD — “Save Our Courts” was the message from parents and young people at a rally when about 100 turned out on a cold March 3 evening to the basketball courts of the Public Safety Complex to protest against the city’s decision to move popular hoops. The city intends to move the courts from their […]

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Former UNC basketball players react to Tar Heels win over Duke

Former UNC basketball players react on social media to Tar Heels’ big win over Blue Devils In what turned out to be one of the biggest upsets in the history of college basketball’s biggest rivalry, the North Carolina Tar Heels defeated the Duke Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium in the final game at home […]

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Guerin Emig: A bit of justice, finally, as 2021-22 OSU basketball players emerge victorious | OSU Sports Supplementary

STILLWATER – Oklahoma State’s basketball season ended on Saturday with Tyreek Smith blocking Texas Tech’s last shot and Moussa Cisse tossing the ball almost off the scoreboard at Gallagher-Iba Arena to celebrate the victory 52-51 from OSU. Moments before, Bryce Thompson jumped up and down while clutching a towel around his neck, Keylan Boone slapped […]

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Minneapolis North High School Clinic connects basketball athletes with younger kids

Tuesday marked “Equal Pay Day”That means it took until March 15 for the average woman in the United States to earn as much as an average man over the past year, says Professor Christina Ewig. 4 minutes ago 10:00 p.m. weather reportWCCO meteorologist Lisa Meadows says there’s a good chance winter will return next week. […]

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Five Galesburg-area basketball players receive IBCA honors

The Illinois Basketball Coaches Association announced members of its all-state women’s basketball teams on Friday, and five high school players from the Galesburg area received honors for their on-court efforts during the 2021 season. -22. In Class 3A, Kiarra Kilgore of Galesburg High School was named to the second team. The second shot 46% from […]

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Meet the Seven USU Women’s Basketball Players Honored at Senior Night

March 4, 2022 at 2:45 p.m. LOGAN — Utah State Women’s Basketball wrapped up its regular season at home with a win over Fresno State on Wednesday night. They enter the Mountain West tournament 5-13 in the conference. They will face Fresno State on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. in the first round of the tournament […]

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UNCW basketball players and coach Takayo Siddle lead CAA awards

UNCW’s season of exciting wins and records led to three players and coach Takayo Siddle being honored Friday by the Colonial Athletic Association ahead of the conference tournament which begins Saturday in Washington, D.C. Senior Jaylen Sims is an all-conference first-team selection, grad student Mike Okauru is a second-team selection, and junior Shykeim Phillips was […]

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Three CVCC men’s basketball players win all regions

Three members of Catawba Valley Community College’s men’s basketball program have been honored for their play following the 2021-22 season. Sophomores Nasim Fuller and Anthony Allen and freshman forward Shad Thomas have all been named Region 10 performers – the second time in Red Hawk men’s basketball program history that three players have received honors. […]

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11 female Highland County basketball players named to all-district coaching roster; Dean named co-player of the year in Div. II

Eleven female basketball players from Highland County have been recognized on the 2021-22 District 14 Coaches Association All-District List – including a co-player of the year – as released by the Association on Thursday. 3rd of March. All five Highland County schools were represented on the roster for the season, with five Division II players, […]

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City faces pushback over plan to move Guilford basketball courts

GUILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – The Guilford basketball courts have been located adjacent to the police compound for more than 20 years. Now the city wants to move them to a new location and set up a maintenance garage. It’s a very tough decision that makes economic sense, but some people are against it. There is […]

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How former IU basketball players are doing in the NBA through February – 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 five months of the season and provide a brief update on each player. […]

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Guernsey Gazette | Guernsey says goodbye to five basketball players

GUERNSEY – last week the Guernsey-Sunrise basketball teams bid farewell to five seniors. Athletes were honored between men’s and women’s varsity games last week. The night was dubbed “senior night” and family and friends gathered to say goodbye. Afton Kelley was escorted by her parents Shannon and Mindy Kelley and her brother, aunt and uncle. […]

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Mike Miller’s Let It Fly Comes to Lakeland With Basketball Courts

Former Memphis Grizzly Mike Miller is aiming for another sports-themed eatery — but this time, patrons will be able to shoot hoops without sipping foam or biting burgers. Miller, 42, plans to open a second Let It Fly Sports bar and restaurant in the Lake District, a 160-acre mixed-use space being developed in Lakeland. “What […]

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H&R Block signs two female basketball players to void deals, makes pacts with other female varsity athletes

Iowa guard Caitlin Clark (22) shoots a 3-pointer during the second half of an NCAA college … [+] basketball game against Indiana, Monday, Feb. 21, 2022, in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) ASSOCIATED PRESS H&R Block, Inc. has signed sponsorship deals with University of Iowa sophomore guard Caitlin Clark and University of South Carolina […]

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Can NCAA basketball players hire agents?

Over the next month, the next generation of rising stars will be on display on college basketball’s biggest stage. Top NCAA talent to give March Madness one last showcase with the intention of not only helping their team qualify for the Final Four, but also hopefully increasing their stock ahead of this year’s draft. NIL […]

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Hennessy renovates 5 basketball courts

Characteristics Melissa Doughty Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Llano Grant (Jahllano), left, Delicia Patterson and Keron Chareau at the Hennessy Sip and Drip event. – SUREASH CHOLAI Hennessy Trinidad and Tobago plans to renovate at least five basketball courts across the country. This was revealed during the local leg of Hennessy’s Sip and Drip series. The […]

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United Arab Emirates: NBA coaches in Abu Dhabi to train aspiring basketball players – News

Several coaches with NBA and high-level junior basketball experience will travel to Abu Dhabi to identify world-class talent from the region An NBA coach instructs school children during a training session in Abu Dhabi. (Photo by Neeraj Murali) Published: Tue, March 1, 2022, 12:42 AM A new era has just begun in UAE sports with […]

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UofSC Gamecocks Men’s Basketball Players Walk for Senior Day

South Carolina Drunks Keyshawn Bryant 24 will score against Mississippi State on Wednesday, February 23, 2022. Joshua Boucher [email protected] The South Carolina men’s basketball team will hold their Senior Day recognition Tuesday night at Colonial Life Arena, as the Gamecocks play their final home game of the season against Missouri at 7 p.m. Graduate students […]

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Oregon’s best female high school basketball players: Meet the top 5A Midwestern League stars

We take a conference-by-conference look at some of the best high school basketball players in the state. Here is the list of girls in the Midwestern League. Every league has many outstanding players, and these lists are not intended to be exhaustive. Let us know which other players should be added to the roster. McKenzie […]

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Auburn basketball players booed before game for dancing to Tennessee logo

Boos rained down on the Auburn men’s basketball players as they danced at the end of their pre-game warm-up to the Tennessee Vols midcourt logo. About 10 Auburn players initially dance. Auburn center Walker Kesler and forward Jabari Smith join the other players after they have already started dancing and jumping. They keep dancing for […]

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5 Ohio basketball players named McDonald’s All Americans

CINCINNATI — Five high school basketball players from Ohio have been named McDonald’s All Americans this year. One of them had a unique journey thanks to the coaching of her father. What do you want to know Five Ohio high school basketball players have been named McDonald’s All Americans Chance Gray, a senior at Winton […]

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Cal Maritime women’s and men’s basketball players made all-league squad – Times-Herald

Cal Maritime women’s basketball player Alicia Porter received All-California Pacific Conference first-team recognition when conference officials announced their season-ending honor roll on Friday. “I’m proud of Alicia. She’s a real leader on and off the court and someone you can count on during games,” head coach Denise Bennett said. in and out of training, she […]

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Basketball: Players and coaches happy as some title games moved to Portland Expo

Yarmouth’s Peter Psyhogeos throws a shot over York’s Jake Fogg during the Clippers’ 50-41 win in the Class B semifinal on Tuesday at Portland Expo. Yarmouth will play in the regional final at the Expo on Saturday, rather than the Cross Insurance Arena as previously scheduled. Derek Davis/Staff Photographer Todd Flaherty enjoys playing at Cross […]

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Coaches Corner: Basketball Players Wearing Stylish Shoes | News, Sports, Jobs

Westlake senior Kaylee Headrick heads for the basket during the Region 4 game against Lone Peak in Saratoga Springs on Friday, Jan. 28, 2022. (Jared Lloyd, Daily Herald) What’s the biggest fashion statement at the games this year? Sneakers! I’ve been into sneakers for a while now, and I love the style, […]

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Basketball players have a new lifeline, close to home

Lauren Manis was drafted and waived by the Las Vegas Aces ahead of the 2020 WNBA season. She then signed with a team in Belgium, where intermittent lockdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic left her stuck in her apartment. She was unable to enter the gym, touch a basketball or return to her hometown of […]

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Two Michigan basketball players suspended for their role in Wisconsin fight

Moussa Diabate and Terrance Williams have been suspended for one game, effective immediately, for their role in Sunday’s postgame bout between the Michigan men’s basketball team and Wisconsin, the Big Ten announced Monday. Michigan coach Juwan Howard, who escalated the disagreement by hitting a Badgers assistant in the postgame handshake line, […]

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These eight District 3 playoff basketball players are worth the price of admission

The District 3 playoffs kick off this weekend, as the best players in the Central Pennsylvania hoops can take to the field to compete for trips to Hershey. • Sign up here for PennLive’s new sports newsletter for high schools Here’s a breakdown of some of the star samples that will be taking to the […]

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Bobby Portis among former Arkansas basketball players in game against UT

Former Arkansas basketball star Bobby Portis brought quite a souvenir from Milwaukee when he visited Bud Walton Arena on Saturday. Portis, a member of 2021 NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks, was greeted with cheers from Razorback fans when he carried the Larry O’Brien trophy onto center court during the first half of Arkansas game against Tennessee. […]

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The prevalence of chronic ankle instability in basketball athletes: a cross-sectional study

This article was originally published here BMC Sports Sci Med Rehabilitation. 2022 Feb 18;14(1):27. doi: 10.1186/s13102-022-00418-0. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Ankle sprains are the most common injury in basketball. The chronic ankle instability that develops from an acute ankle sprain can negatively affect quality of life, ankle functionality, or increase the risk of recurrent ankle sprains and […]

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The prevalence of chronic ankle instability in basketball players: a cross-sectional study

This article was originally published here BMC Sports Sci Med Rehabilitation. 2022 Feb 18;14(1):27. doi: 10.1186/s13102-022-00418-0. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Ankle sprains are the most common injury in basketball. The chronic ankle instability that develops from an acute ankle sprain can negatively affect quality of life, ankle functionality, or increase the risk of recurrent ankle sprains and […]

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Little Rock basketball players win on and off the court

LR-Central has a history of winning championships. It’s no different for James Toney, Kwame and Annor Boateng, who excel on and off the pitch. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – This time of year is busy for the Little Rock Central High School basketball team. All players give it their all every time they hit the ground, […]

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Mobil 1 develops community basketball courts with Project Backboard in Cleveland for NBA All-Star Weekend | News

SPRING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 18, 2022– Mobil 1™, the official motor oil of the NBA, today announced a new initiative with the nonprofit Project Backboard to revitalize basketball courts in local communities across the country. The initiative is part of the program recently launched by Mobil 1 Focusprogram in which the leading motor oil brand helps […]

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Mobil 1 develops community basketball courts with Project Backboard in Cleveland for NBA All-Star Weekend | Business

SPRING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 18, 2022– Mobil 1™, the official motor oil of the NBA, today announced a new initiative with the nonprofit Project Backboard to revitalize basketball courts in local communities across the country. The initiative is part of the program recently launched by Mobil 1 Focusprogram in which the leading motor oil brand helps […]

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Mobil 1 develops community basketball courts with Project Backboard in Cleveland for NBA All-Star Weekend

SPRING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mobil 1™, the official motor oil of the NBA, today announced a new initiative with the nonprofit Project Backboard to revitalize local community basketball courts across the country. The initiative is part of the program recently launched by Mobil 1 Focus program in which the leading motor oil brand helps NBA 2K players […]

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Pierson Boys basketball players are ‘them guys’ in Class C County Championship win over Greenport

Head coach Will Fujita hoists the Suffolk County Class C Championship plaque following his team’s Pierson Boys basketball team’s 68-52 title win over Greenport on Wednesday night. MICHAEL HELLER Wilson Bennett’s first thoughts weren’t on how he had just scored a game-high 24 to help propel his Pierson Boys basketball team to their first Suffolk […]

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NIL FanBox Announces Activation of Historic Memories with UNC Basketball Athletes Through Innovative BrandR Group Licensing Program | News

ATLANTE, February 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — NIL FanBox today announced that University of North Carolina Male and female basketball athletes have joined a groundbreaking memorabilia platform to provide Tarheel fans with autographed and officially endorsed collectibles of their favorite teams and players. At the same time, NIL FanBox’s key partnership with The BrandR Group (TBG), […]

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Boy Basketball Players to Watch at Savannah-Area Tournaments

The regular season is over and now the pressure is on for the best high school basketball teams in the Coastal Empire. It’s regional tournament time for the majority of teams in the Greater Savannah area, with things kicking into high gear on Wednesday and continuing through the end of the week. Here’s a look […]

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NIL FanBox Announces Activation of Historic Memories with UNC Basketball Athletes Through Innovative BrandR Group Licensing Program

ATLANTA (PRWEB) February 16, 2022 NIL FanBox announced today that men’s and women’s basketball athletes from the University of North Carolina have joined a groundbreaking memorabilia platform to provide Tarheel fans with autographed and officially endorsed collectibles from their teams and favorite players. At the same time, NIL FanBox’s key partnership with The BrandR […]

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Athletes offer shouts to their opponents

The high school basketball season is winding down with the playoffs just around the corner. Who better to know what kind of talent Cincinnati offers than the players themselves? The Cincinnati Enquirer asked players from multiple conferences for input on some impressive opponents on the court this season. Check Cincinnati.com weekly to see which boys […]

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Maya Among TRU WolfPack Basketball Players Showing Growth Amid Losing Season; the home final scheduled for Wednesday

Asher Mayan recorded a grand total of 33 minutes in his rookie season for the TRU WolfPack men’s basketball team, the 2019-20 campaign. Asher Mayan recorded a grand total of 33 minutes in his rookie season for the TRU WolfPack men’s basketball team, the 2019-20 campaign. The Langley sophomore forward had a career-high 33 points […]

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600th victory unites St. Patrick’s past and present basketball players to celebrate legendary coach

600th career win unites St. Patrick’s past and present basketball players to celebrate legendary coach There were many highlights from Coach Mike Bailey’s time at St. Patrick’s, but more recently one brought players past and present to the same gymnasium to celebrate. . A 600th career victory. CHICAGO – There are two names that are […]

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Meet the 75 men’s basketball players who starred in their conference, Feb. 7-11. 13

The last week of men’s basketball action featured outstanding all-court performances for New Jersey teams, including some impressive efforts. This season, NJ Advance Media has changed the way we honor Players of the Week for women’s and men’s basketball. We’ll name five Players of the Week in each conference – the “starting five”, if you […]

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Players subject to racist abuse at HS game – NBC New York

Students making monkey noises taunted black basketball players at a high school game in New York earlier this week, and parents and school leaders are demanding more aggressive action against those responsible. The incident between Nyack and Pearl River college teams happened Wednesday night in Pearl River court. A video tweeted by Nyack’s basketball program […]

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How 2 former Wisconsin men’s basketball players are making the most of their time in Valparaiso | Wisconsin Badgers Men’s Basketball

AARON FERGUSON, 219-853-2519 Times Sports editor Aaron Ferguson meets Valparaiso striker Ben Krikke and gets to know the Beacons from the all-conference striker. Trevor Anderson has had the opportunity to reflect on what he has learned in life and it is this: you have a greater […]

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Oregon’s Top Female High School Basketball Players: Meet the Top 5A Mid-Willamette Conference Stars (Part 2) – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings

By Bob Lundenberg Over the next two weeks, we’ll take a conference-by-conference look at some of the best high school basketball players in the state. Here is part 2 of the list of girls from Mid-Willamette. (See part 1 here.) Every league has many outstanding players, and these lists are not intended to be exhaustive. […]

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We don’t know why 5 IU basketball players were suspended. Here’s what we know.

Indiana University men’s basketball coach mike woodson suspended five players — starters Xavier Johnson and Parker Stewartas well as reservations Tamar Bates, Khristian Lander and Michael Durr — ahead of Tuesday night’s game at Northwestern. The shorthanded Hoosiers lost 59-51. They are 16-7 overall and 7-6 in Big Ten Conference play. Why were 5 IU […]

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Clark Atlanta basketball players ask school after home game attendance restriction

Clark University in Atlanta has announced that attendance at men’s and women’s basketball home games will continue to be restricted for the remainder of the season. Only essential playing, administrative and team staff will be allowed inside the LS Epps gymnasium due to Covid-19 precautions, the school announced on Tuesday. In response to the news, […]

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Why Nate Frye is opening a new gym for Houma-area basketball players

Nate Frie wanted to find a way to share everything he learned as a professional basketball player with the next generation of Houma athletes. He opened “The Den of Alpha Omega” gym to do just that. It is located at 138 Alliance Court in Houma and is open to area athletes who want to learn […]

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Oregon’s Best High School Basketball Players: Meet the Top 6A Metro League Stars (Part 1) – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings

By Bob Lundberg Over the next two weeks, we’ll take a conference-by-conference look at some of the best high school basketball players in the state. Here is part 1 of the Metro boys list. Check back soon for part 2. Every league has many outstanding players, and these lists are not intended to be exhaustive. […]

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These 5 Indiana High School Basketball Players Are All NIC Candidates

SOUTH BEND – Eric Gaff believes his South Bend Saint Joseph team has finally secured a victory. It happened last week, Feb. 1 against Culver Academy, when the Indians beat the Eagles, 52-48. Why was this a declaration victory? “They’re just a quality program,” Gaff said. “They’re a tough, well-trained, well-drilled side and it’s just […]

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Pasco Cements Its Legacy Among SRVHS’ Outstanding Basketball Players | News

San Ramon Valley High is steeped in basketball tradition. Both the girls’ and boys’ teams have had many outstanding players in their programs over the years. This year, another player joins the roster as Natalie Pasco cements her legacy every time she steps onto the court for the women’s team. Pasco is the leader of […]

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Georgia’s Best High School Basketball Players: Meet the State’s Best Centers

Over the past month, we’ve taken a position-by-position look at some of Georgia’s best high school basketball players. Our first list focused on point guards, followed by shooters, then small forwards and power forwards. We end with the centers. There are hundreds of outstanding basketball players in Georgia, and these lists are not exhaustive! Use […]

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3 facing trial for injuring teenager on basketball court

The shooting of a 17-year-old boy at basketball courts in Erie in September led investigators to charge two teenage boys and an adult woman with the crime. The three suspects now face trial after dropping their criminal cases in court on Wednesday. Evaunna I. Lasanta, 24, dropped charges of conspiracy to commit attempted homicide and […]

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California’s Best High School Basketball Players: Meet the State’s Top Shooting Guards – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings

The most dominant and talented shooting guards in all of California high school basketball are taking shape as teams across the state play their regular season finals before the playoffs begin. From Sierra Canyon’s Amari Bailey to Stockton Lincoln’s Miles Byrd, California is full of talented shooting guards. The main criteria for SBLive’s Best Shooting […]

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Nate Oats, Alabama basketball players react to getting green light for new arena

After the new alabama basketball and the gymnastics arena got the green light on Friday, coach Oats Nate reacted to what the news means for his program. “I’m excited,” Oats said. “It’s going to be a much better place to create home advantage and we’ve got a good one here, we’re doing well, we’ve just […]

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Having a female-specific shoe brand empowers college basketball players

A friend of Zarle’s put her in touch with Williams’ senior guard Maggie Meehan, who wanted a pair of Moolah Kicks. Zarle happened to have some the size of Meehan and gave them to him when Hamilton and Williams faced off earlier this season. The news spreads quickly. “It’s this domino effect that seems to […]

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Men’s basketball players take home a host of individual awards | Basketball

In addition to earning the No. 1 spot in Associated Press polls this season, Purdue players have earned their share of individual recognition through awards and watchlist spots this year. Sophomore guard Jaden Ivey was named Big Ten Player of the Week and March Madness National Player of the Week on Monday, according to a […]

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How college basketball players who transferred but returned to their old school are thriving in their reunions

The reasons varsity athletes transfer vary, and each of the record-breaking more than 1,700 Division I men’s basketball players who entered the transfer portal during the 2021 offseason has a unique story. Coaching changes, playing time, spotlight, academic issues, academic opportunities, family reasons, and on-field patterns are just a few of the top reasons players […]

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African Artist Finds Inspiration in AU Women’s Basketball Players | Arizona Wildcats Basketball

Lesshawn said it “feels good” to see the reactions of the athletes. Lesshawn says he is attracted to an athlete from the photos he sees online. He knows immediately when he has found his subject, even if he cannot express why. Arizona’s Bendy Yeaney was introduced by Ghanaian Khalid Leshawn. Illustration courtesy of Khalid Lesshawn […]

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OUTBACK STEAKHOUSE® ADDS 12 COLLEGE BASKETBALL ATHLETES TO THE TEAMMATES PROGRAM ROSTER

The hinterland Teammates the class of 2022 for college basketball includes: duke university – Trevor Bowling & Lexi Gordon University of North Carolina – Caleb Love & Already Kelly University of Michigan – Hunter Dickinson & Naz Hillmon University of Maryland – Julian Reese & Angel Reese Villanova University – Collin Gillespie & Maddy Siegrist […]

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How former IU basketball players are doing in the NBA through January – 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 four months of the season and provide a brief update on each player. […]

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‘Gutted’ Taranaki basketball players canceled three-way tournament

SIMON O’CONNOR / Stuff Taranaki Thunder and the Taranaki Airs practice for a 3X3 basketball tournament, LR Joellen How, Lauren Tewhata, Esra McGoldrick and Caitlin O’Connell. Taranaki’s top basketball players are ‘dumped’ as the Schick 3X3 Cup was canceled due to Covid-19. The tournament was scheduled to be held February 10-12 at ILT Stadium Southland […]

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Police: Senseless remarks lead to assault on Allegheny basketball courts | Local News

According to the school’s public safety department, when rumors of alleged trash escalated during a basketball game at Allegheny College last fall, a player was left with multiple broken bones. facials. Jahron Emanuel Momplaisir, 19, of Miami Gardens, Fla., will stand trial on two counts stemming from the Nov. 7 incident following a preliminary hearing […]

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2 AACC basketball players honored for their outstanding performances

ARNOLD, MD — Two basketball players from Anne Arundel Community College were honored for their outstanding performances last month, the school announced Jan. 19. Jada Turner was named NJCAA Region 20 Division III Women’s Basketball Player of the Month for December 2021. Cavey de Braeden won the same prize in the men’s category. Turner averaged […]

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GEICO Patriot League Men’s Basketball Players of the Week Announcement (1.31.22)

History links BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania – Bucknell Senior Guard Andrew Funk received the GEICO Patriot League Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the second time when the league office announced the weekly accolades on Monday. Lehigh freshman guard Tyler Whitney-Sidney captured the rookie of the week. Funk won GEICO Men’s Basketball Player of the Week […]

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NBBF election: basketball players fear a bleak future

Published January 31, 2022 …as warring factions prepare for parallel polls Nigerian basketball players are hoping that the Basketball Federation of Nigeria board election scheduled for Monday (today) will usher in a new dawn for the sport in the next four years. However, hope for a ‘new dawn’ seems remote as there are strong indications […]

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Peoria basketball players hand out support cards to Deer Valley coaches ahead of OT double game

Deer Valley head coach Jed Dunn talks to players during a time out during the 4A Men’s Basketball Championship on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona. Lost in Peoria’s 78-76 double-overtime win Thursday night that ended Glendale Deer Valley’s 17-game winning streak, that’s what happened on the field before the […]

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College football, female basketball players get the most endorsements

The revenue floodgates began to open for college athletes last summer when the NCAA began letting student-athletes profit from their name, image and likeness (NIL) – and some of the biggest winners, as expected, are college football players. An estimated 47.1% of NIL contracts to date belong to football players, according to six months of […]

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Tennessee and Florida basketball players engage in heated exchange after Vols 78-71 win over Gators

Tennessee and Florida may be heated rivals on the gridiron, but that absolutely extends to the basketball court. The Vols picked up a 78-71 win over the Gators on Wednesday night for their third straight conference win. But the fireworks didn’t stop once the clock hit triple zero. The Tennessee and Florida players nearly fought […]

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JU gives men’s and women’s basketball players a first look at their new performance center

The Jacksonville University Basketball Performance Center had been under construction for 15 months It came in under budget at a cost of less than $10 million Center reduces practice and game scheduling issues for basketball, volleyball and intramurals With the beats of “Coming Home” by Diddy, Dirty Money and Skylar Gray bouncing off the freshly […]

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Meet the 75 men’s basketball players who starred in their conference, Jan. 17-23

The last week of men’s basketball action featured outstanding all-court performances for New Jersey teams, including some impressive efforts. This season, NJ Advance Media has changed the way we honor Players of the Week for women’s and men’s basketball. We’ll name five Players of the Week in each conference – the “starting five”, if you […]

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DFW Region Has 5 Male Basketball Players Named McDonald’s All Americans – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – They say Texas is a football state, but there’s some serious basketball talent here, too. Dallas Kimball’s Arterio Morris led the Knights to the 5A State Title Game a year ago. He intends to complete the work this year. READ MORE: Imminent storms lead to first day of weather warning for […]

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Two Kamiakin basketball players nominated for McDonald’s All-American game | High school sports

Kamiakin seniors Tyler Bilodeau and Trey Arland are among 11 Washington players nominated for the McDonald’s All-American Game. The two seniors helped lead the braves to the top of the MCC standings and are the only Eastern Washington players among the Evergreen State’s 11. “It would mean the world to me to do it,” Arland […]

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Bobby Hurley, two Arizona State Sun Devils men’s basketball players sanctioned by the Pac-12 for conduct towards officials

TEMPE, Ariz. — Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley was fined $20,000 and suspended for Monday’s game against Southern California for a confrontation with the referee team after a game this weekend against Stanford. Hurley and guard Jay Heath were both suspended and forward Jalen Graham was publicly reprimanded for verbally confronting an official who was […]

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CSI basketball players face adversity as they work on personal goals

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — A Southern Idaho College men’s basketball player prepares for season-ending surgery. Jakari Livingston will undergo knee surgery on Friday, with an expected four-month recovery. Unfortunately for the rookie, that means his season is cut short with ten regular season games to go, plus the playoffs. This, after averaging 9.7 points […]

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Renovated basketball courts attract players

Basketball players are thrilled to play outdoors on a newly renovated court at Zoo Lake. Zoo Lake User Committee Chair Fran Haslam said she and the committee are grateful to Nike for their generous sponsorship that helped bring the redesign to fruition. A fiber mesh was installed and the markings repainted to make the pitch […]

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Ohio State Basketball Players Create “Players Edition” Merchandise Line

Now that college athletes can enjoy their names, images and likenesses, players have strengthened their personal brands with the help of outside agencies or new branding initiatives launched at the colleges they attend. Most of these branding efforts are from players doing things on their own, but the Ohio State basketball team has come together […]

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Colorado high school basketball players argue for player of the year honors

With about a month to go until the end of the regular season, some male basketball players are starting to stand out as top players in their ratings. They all share the same goal of getting their teams to the playoffs and fighting for a state title, but they’re certainly doing what they need to […]

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Hornell area’s top men’s basketball players mid-season

The basketball season is in full swing with teams putting on big games and big performances as some of the region’s top players make their mark on the 2021-22 winter schedule. Midway through the season, the viewer will take a moment to watch the best players in the region and create an Intermediate All-Star team […]

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Meet the 75 men’s basketball players who starred in their conference, Jan. 10-16

The last week of men’s basketball action featured outstanding all-court performances for New Jersey teams, including some impressive efforts. This season, NJ Advance Media has changed the way we honor Players of the Week for women’s and men’s basketball. We’ll name five Players of the Week in each conference – the “starting five”, if you […]

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Best Missouri High School Basketball Players, Games to Watch Jan. 17-21

Bouncing is the name of the game around Boone County. Almost every high school basketball team in the county has experienced some adversity in the past week, whether on the court or by the hand of Mother Nature. Starting at Columbia, both Hickman teams are aiming for a rebound week. The Kewpie boys fell to […]

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North Gwinnett Boys Basketball Players Watch State

After two straight seasons ending in a quarterfinal elimination from the GHSA AAAAAAA State Basketball Championship, the North Gwinnett High School varsity boys return with a vengeance. With a 13-3 overall record for the season and a 2-0 record in regional games so far, the Bulldogs are on track to qualify for the state playoffs, […]

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Merino women’s basketball ranks fifth – Sterling Journal-Advocate

Three games into the new year, Merino women’s basketball is already proving why it deserves to be ranked among the best in Colorado’s Class 1A. This week, coaches at CHSAANow.com awarded the Rams a spot at No. 5. Throughout the 2021 portion of their schedule, the Rams have remained perfect with six straight wins, including […]

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Michigan All-Time Basketball Players as Football Players

Michigan football pays the bills, butters the bread and greases the wheel. Either way, Michigan football is king. This is why when the off-season arrives, we still have to talk about it. Obviously, Jim Harbaugh’s situation is the elephant in the room right now, but with no concrete new updates to report, we need to […]

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Two Canadian broadcasters fired from service for ‘body-shaming’ basketball athletes

Earlier this week (January 13), two broadcasters from WHOU 100.1 FM, a local radio station in Maine, Canada, were fired after they apparently humiliated two female athletes for being “overweight”. Their mocking remarks of the two players made a match between two high schools in Central Aroostook and Easton. Listeners later complained to the radio […]

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Great to be back on the Mayo basketball courts!

Dayna Finn represented Ireland with distinction this year. PHOTO: SPORTS FILE Published: Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 3:30 PM by John Melvin BASKETBALL players, coaches, referees and, in particular, schools in Mayo breathed a sigh of relief when the sport was finally given the government’s green light to continue after a hiatus of more than 18 […]

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College basketball players immersed in January game action – Knox County VillageSoup

Midcoast Busline League college basketball teams seemed to be starting 2022 off on the right foot. Or, at the very least, get a few wins. Many have achieved that goal now that games have started after the holidays. St. George at Hope scene Jan. 12 in Busline League Middle School Boys Basketball. Photo by Holly […]

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K-State Wildcats basketball players defend coach Bruce Weber

Kansas State Head Coach Bruce Weber chats with his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against the TCU on Wednesday January 12, 2022 in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo / Charlie Riedel) Charlie riedel PA Manhattan Kansas state basketball fans were understandably upset after the Wildcats lost a late lead and […]

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Eight HBCU Basketball Players Who Deserve a Chance in WNBA

With all the attention the NFL has given to the HBCU football prospects with the HBCU Combine and HBCU Legacy Bowl, there has been a slight neglect of potential HBCU basketball prospects looking for a career on the most big stage. There is only one former HBCU who currently plays in the National Basketball Association […]

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Auburn basketball players troll Alabama by celebrating the brand

Keith farner | 6 hours ago The crane kick has become a burning issue for many teams playing in Alabama, and it turns out it’s not just football. Auburn’s men’s basketball beat Alabama 81-77 on Tuesday night to jump to 15-1 this season, while the Crimson Tide slipped to 11-5. To celebrate, Auburn players mimicked […]

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Georgia’s Best High School Basketball Players: Meet the State’s Top Shooting Guards – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings

By Zach Shugan Over the next few weeks, we’ll be taking a position-by-position look at some of Georgia’s best high school basketball players. Our first list focused on point guards, and now we’ll take a look at shooting guards. There are hundreds of outstanding basketball players in Georgia, and these lists are not exhaustive! Use […]

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Peoria’s Trewyn Park works include new playground and basketball courts

A new playground, basketball courts and shelter are all part of a $600,000 plan to renovate Trewyn Park in South Peoria by the end of 2022. The Peoria City Council approved the plan in an 11-0 vote Tuesday night. The project still needs to be approved by the Peoria Park District Board of Directors on […]

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Renovation of Trewyn Park to include a new shelter, playground and basketball courts

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – A 10-acre park in the Southside of Peoria is undergoing a much-needed transformation thanks to federal COVID-19 grants. The Peoria City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to allocate $600,000 to renovate Trewyn Park by the end of the year. Funds are from a COVID-19 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) from the […]

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COVID Protocols Offer Opportunities For Former Michigan Basketball Players

DETROIT – The University of Michigan men’s basketball program canceled two games over the weekend, including Tuesday’s (Jan. 11) home game against the Purdue Boilermakers, due to COVID-19[feminine protocoles. La propagation de la variante omicron infecte également les joueurs de niveau professionnel, y compris ceux de la NBA. En conséquence, plus de 500 joueurs se […]

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Senorise Perry Basketball Court Groundbreaking Ceremony Held

PRO: The Titans signed Senorise Perry in the 2020 offseason to add depth and special teams experience to the running back rotation. The former University of Louisville product made his mark in the NFL on special team coverage units and as a kickoff returner. The 6-foot, 210-pound player entered the NFL as a rookie free […]

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BOY BASKETBALL: Players in the mix for Daily News’ Fab-5 Player of the Year | Sports

As the 2021-22 high school basketball season entered the new year, things started to take shape within the league and class standings. Midway through the season a number of teams started to stand out as section leaders including Oakfield-Alabama, Le Roy and Caledonia-Mumford, while Notre Dame, Wheatland-Chili and a few others are absolutely in the […]

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Team defense leading to individual success of LSU basketball players

If you had told Darius Days a year ago that he would be No.2 in the country in terms of individual defensive standings, he probably would have laughed at you. But that’s how good this LSU team has been defensively over 14 games of the 2021-22 season, allowing a number of individual players to have […]

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Ohio’s Top High School Girls Basketball Players: Meet the State’s Top Centers – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings

By Ryan Isley Over the past few weeks, we’ve taken post-by-post reviews of some of Ohio’s top high school girls basketball players. Our first list focused on playmakers, then shooting goalies, followed by small forwards and power forwards. Now let’s finish with the centers. There are hundreds of outstanding female basketball players in Ohio, and […]

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Georgia’s Top High School Basketball Players: Meet The State’s Top Playmakers – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings

By Zach Shugan Over the next several weeks, we’ll be taking a post-post review of some of Georgia’s top high school basketball players. Our first list will focus on the playmakers. There are hundreds of outstanding male basketball players in Georgia, and these lists don’t claim to be exhaustive! Use the comments section to discuss […]

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Miller basketball players work really hard for a second chance

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – For senior Miller basketball players Joshua Posada and Mark Garcia, playing the game they love is a way of life. But that life was taken from them last year after being declared ineligible for failing grades. “When I’m in school I take care and do my job but I didn’t come […]

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John Calipari and Kentucky basketball players discuss frustrating loss at LSU

Even with a few unhealthy key players, Kentucky still had a nine-point second-half lead against LSU. However, that lead quickly evaporated when the Tigers came back to win, 65-60. It was a frustrating loss for the Wildcats as they still had a chance to win, despite some of the adversity they faced. Without Sahvir Wheeler […]

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Russell Westbrook develops documentary on black basketball athletes ahead of NBA

Russell westbrook and its Zero World Media banner are developing a documentary on black basketball athletes before the NBA. According to reportsthe docu will be edited by Marco Williams and will cover the Black Fives era of 1904 – the year basketball was introduced to black schoolchildren as an organized sport – until 1950 when […]

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Ohio’s Top Female High School Basketball Players: Meet The State’s Top Forwards – High School Sports News, Scores, Videos, Rankings

By Ryan Isley Over the next several weeks, we’ll be taking a job-by-job review of some of Ohio’s top high school girls basketball players. Our first list focused on the playmakers, then the shooting goalies, followed by the small forwards. Now it is the turn of the powers ahead. There are hundreds of outstanding female […]

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Portage Sports Stories by Tom Nader shines a spotlight on area male basketball players

No matter your final record, a basketball team is made up of a variety of different players. You need scorers, shooters, ball carriers. You need passers, rebounders, defensive specialists. And you still need a little glue. The player who holds it all together. Most importantly, the player who keeps your team together. When things are […]

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PREVIEW: Women’s Basketball Rings in 2022 vs. NJIT

History links Orono, Maine – The University of Maine women’s basketball team returns to the Cross Insurance Center for their first home game of the 2022 America East conference when they host the NJIT on Sunday, Jan. 2 at 1 p.m. . After claiming a thrilling victory for Vermont in the conference opener, the Black […]

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New Years Resolutions for Arizona Wildcats Men’s Basketball Players

It’s a new year, and we can only hope it doesn’t include many more COVID-related schedule disruptions. The Arizona Wildcats are expected to return to action on Monday at home against Washington, which will be their first game in 11 days since their loss to Tennessee. The extended hiatus included the players returning home for […]

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New Orleans men’s basketball rings in the new year with victory over Belhaven

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The New Orleans men’s basketball program began its New Years celebrations hours earlier as the Privateers beat Belhaven by 94-54 in a non-conference competition at UNO Lakefront Arena on Friday after- midday. THE BASICSFINAL SCORE: New Orleans – 94, Belhaven – 54SITE: UNO Lakefront Arena – New Orleans, LouisianaFILES: New Orleans […]

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Men’s basketball rings in the new year with victory over Belhaven

Next game: vs. McNeese 01/06/2022 | 1:30 p.m. ESPN + ICNE NASH 106.1 FM NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans men’s basketball program began its New Years celebrations hours earlier as the Privateers beat Belhaven by 94-54 in a non-conference competition at UNO Lakefront Arena on Friday after- midday. THE BASICS FINAL SCORE: New Orleans […]

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Men’s basketball rings in the new year on Saturday afternoon against Green Bay

History links DAYTON – The Wright State men’s basketball team returns the schedule to 2022 on Saturday afternoon as the Raiders host Green Bay at the Nutter Center. Wright State has won three straight games after an 80-75 victory Thursday night over Milwaukee, while Green Bay comes to town after losing its last five games […]

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New Years Women’s Basketball Rings Against Belmont

History links East Illinois (6-6, 1-0 OVC) vs. Belmont (5-5, 1-0 OVC)January 1 at 1 p.m. (First intermediate pitch at Lantz Arena)Charleston, Illinois. Live statistics Watch live Radio: Hit Mix 88.9 FM Media Guide (PDF) Game Notes (PDF) Panthers clash with Belmont in OVC opener at homeEastern Illinois heralds the new year with their first […]