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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Rutgers basketball players spent Christmas in COVID quarantine

It wasn’t a merry Christmas for some members of the Rutgers men’s basketball program. Head coach Steve Pikiell said several of his players spent the holidays in quarantine in their dorms due to COVID protocols, raising concerns about their mental health as the Scarlet Knights attempted to return to the pitch after a game canceled […]

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Ohio’s Best Female High School Basketball Players: Meet The State’s Best Shooting Guards – 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 point guard, and now we move on to the shooting goaltenders. There are hundreds of outstanding female basketball players in Ohio, and these lists don’t […]

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COVID fears won’t stop Arizona Wildcats men’s basketball players from returning home for vacation

Arizona flew to Knoxville as a team on Tuesday, but after losing at Tennessee, the Wildcats scatter in all directions for the holidays, taking advantage of an NCAA loophole tied to pre-Christmas travel. The NCAA allows schools to pay for student-athletes to travel home for a minimum 3-day vacation period, as long as they run […]

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PCA basketball players win scholarships, Terra Ceia sweeps Hobgood – Washington Daily News

The boys from Pungo Christian Academy finished second in the Doug Cobbs scholarship tournament last weekend at Ridgecroft School in Ahoskie. Southampton Academy, Northeast Academy, Lawrence Academy, Halifax Academy and Albemarle School competed with the Raiders and the host school in the tournament that honors former Ridgecroft athletic director and coach Doug Cobbs. Each school […]

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LeBron James: “Zero Sense” For High School Basketball Players To Have Face Masks Under The Chin

LeBron James is arguably one of the top three basketball players of all time and has one of the smartest basketball IQs of anyone who has ever set foot on the floor. Something puzzled the Los Angeles Lakers superstar on Thursday night as he prepared to return to NBA action following a COVID alert. He […]

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DODEA-Europe’s eyes return to the basketball courts and wrestling mats

AFNORTH Lions celebrate after winning the title of the DODEA-Europe Division III volleyball tournament on Saturday October 30, 2021 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Volleyball was the only fall sport played indoors, but basketball, wrestling and marksmanship are all on the program for the winter season. (Kent Harris / Stars and Stripes) A successful fall season of […]

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Athletes from the Vallée des Chartiers, including 5 basketball players, sign with the colleges

Through: Rebel don Saturday 20 November 2021 | 11:01 am Chartiers Valley athletes signing letters of intent include, standing, Helene Cowan (Seton Hill basketball), Kaden Crump (Seton Hill basketball), Perri Page (Colombia basketball), Hallie Cowan (Seton Hill basketball) ) and Aislin Malcolm (Pitt basketball) and seated, Marian Turnbull (Northeast basketball), Josie Jones (Seton Hill lacrosse) […]

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UPDATE: Milton HS basketball players arrested after being linked to crime via Snapchat | News

During a search of Connor Mediate’s apartment, police found several ounces of marijuana and THC cartridges. They also found the victim’s phone, which contained evidence that he was using the Snapchat and Telegram apps to facilitate drug sales. Messages shortly before the shooting had come from someone using the name “Cam”. Police were able to […]

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Basketball players bond at off-campus team house

On the basketball court, the Ithaca College Women’s Basketball Team has the chemistry, camaraderie, and cohesion of a championship team. However, the team isn’t just promoting their connection to the Ben Light Gymnasium – the team has bonded at the off-campus house where three of the team’s seniors live. Currently three elderly – Lindsey Albertelli, […]

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Company signs NIL deal with UK male basketball players

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – West Realm Shires Services Inc., owner and operator of the FTX cryptocurrency exchange, has announced a NULL sponsorship agreement with male basketball players at the University of Kentucky. Each player who accepts the contract will become an FTX brand ambassador under the FTX Champions program, with each player being paid individually. […]

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NLRB memo targets NCAA, says college football, basketball players are employees

The National Labor Relations Board released a memo on Wednesday saying college football players and many other athletes should be considered employees, paving the way for athletes to unionize and negotiate their working conditions. NLRB General Counsel Jennifer Abruzzo also threatened to take action against schools, conferences and the NCAA if they continued to use […]

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United Wholesale Mortgage to Sponsor Michigan State Football and Basketball Athletes

item UWM CEO Mat Ishbia and former MSU basketball player. FOX 2 – Mat Ishbia helped the Michigan State Spartans on the field, and he helped them out. United Wholesale Mortgage CEO Mat Ishbia has designed the perfect game to help MSU athletes capitalize on their name, image and likeness. The company will sponsor all […]

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20 years after 9/11, basketball courts across the country embody Tyler Ugolyn’s ‘warm heart’

Number 34 has been worn by many notable NFL players – Bo Jackson, Hirschell Walker, Walter Payton. If the number is synonymous with greatness, it rings more than true for a late Ridgefielder who also found success wearing it, but his game was basketball. On September 11, 2001, Tyler Ugolyn was on the 93rd floor […]

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20 Years After September 11, Basketball Courts Across Country Embody Tyler Ugolyn’s “Warm Heart”

Number 34 has been worn by many notable NFL players – Bo Jackson, Hirschell Walker, Walter Payton. If the number is synonymous with greatness, it rings more than true for a late Ridgefielder who also found success wearing it, but his game was basketball. On September 11, 2001, Tyler Ugolyn was on the 93rd floor […]

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Five Texas A&M-Commerce men’s basketball players named to court of honor | Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Texas A&M University men’s basketball team has a record five student-athletes who have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ Court of Honor- ball 2020-21, recognizing male college basketball student-athletes who excelled academically over the past season. The NABC Court of Honor recognizes the talents and gifts these […]

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The Longhorns in Your Neighborhood: A Program Started on East Austin Basketball Courts 30 Years Ago Still Goes

By Sofia Sokolove in march | April 2021 to March 4, 2021 at 12:09 p.m. | In 1991, Howard Nirken caught the eye of the Texas Exes. As a finalist for the President’s Leadership Award, the gregarious undergraduate was being interviewed by the association for the award when he mentioned a recent community service event […]

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Coaches help student-athletes thrive on and off the basketball court

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — High school basketball programs are eager to get back into the game after the pandemic put the sport on hiatus. As the new school year begins, many coaches are encouraging their students to focus on success in the classroom in addition to the basketball court to maximize their college options. […]

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South Sound Basketball Athletes of the Week Winners

Voting is now closed for the News Tribune’s Basketball Athletes of the Week poll (December 9-15). Thank you to everyone who voted this week and supported their local student-athletes. Check back next week for a new poll (December 16-22). Do you know someone with a big performance this week? Email TNT reporter Jon Manley at […]

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Pottruck basketball courts to reopen October 14 after renovations to fix water damage

Students use the basketball courts at Weightman Hall and the Tse Center, both located on 33rd Street, during renovations. 1 credit The Pottruck Health and Fitness Center basketball courts, which were closed for repairs to water damage, are scheduled to reopen Oct. 14. While the renovation is underway, students are using the basketball courts at […]