NCAA Basketball Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for NCAA Basketball. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 52,612 in NCAA Basketball

  1. Ollie Weighs in on Enoch, AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Connecticut

    NOVEMBER 14: Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies yells to his team in the first half against the Byrant Bulldogs during the game at Harry A. Gampel Pavilion on November 14, 2014 in Storrs, Connecticut. Kevin Ollie spoke at Husky Day earlier this week and he was asked about, well, everything, starting with how he can be a better coach in 2015-16.

    Comment?

  2. NBA playoffs: Oklahoma City Thunder to discuss Scott Brooks' future,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Mississippi Press

    Billy Donovan has led Florida to two national titles and four Final Fours in 19 years at the school. If so, one of the first calls could be made to Florida basketball coach Billy Donovan, according to a report.

    Comment?

  3. Looking ahead: North Carolina Tar HeelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ESPN

    Despite veteran star Justin Anderson declaring for the draft, the Virginia Cavaliers will still enter next season with plenty of talent. Despite some high-profile defections to the NBA, Duke has more than enough talented returning players to build a team around.

    Comment?

  4. Pelicans' Davis eagerly awaits playoff debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Perhaps that was an early sign that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis, who led Kentucky to a national title in 2012, had not just the talent, but also the intangibles to lift a sinking NBA franchise back to playoff contention. Three years into his pro career, the jovial, easygoing 22-year-old with one long eyebrow is emerging as one of the league's brightest young stars - if not the brightest.

    Comment?

  5. Bronson Has Finally Come Down. Until Next Year.Read the original story

    Thursday | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    If you were to walk into Bo Ryan's office at UW Madison, you'd see in three foot tall letters the word Next. For La Crosse Aquinas graduate and Badger point guard Bronson Koenig, he not only saw those letters, he lived them this year as one of the leaders on the team.

    Comment?

  6. 2015 season in review: Hanner Mosquera-PereaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Indianapolis Star

    Indiana's season is now completed. It's time to take stock of the winter that was, what we learned about these Hoosiers, and what's to come.

    Comment?

  7. Is Scott Brooks Job In Jeopardy ?Read the original story

    Thursday | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    The morning after the sting of realizing the Oklahoma City Thunder won't be in the NBA Playoffs for the first time in six years, a report has surfaced questioning the future of Thunder head coach Scott Brooks. According to Yahoo Sports pro basketball writer Adrian Wojnarowski, Brooks job performance will be evaluated more closely in the coming days before the organization commits to him fully for the final years of his contract.

    Comment?

  8. Duke Basketball: Top Offseason Priorities for DevilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    With Tyus Jones' announcement that he is entering the NBA draft, Duke now knows exactly where it stands next season. The program is still basking in the glow of its national championship victory just over a week ago, but it's facing somewhat of a crisis heading into the summer.

    Comment?

  9. 2014-2015 Mizzou Basketball Post-Season Player Analysis: Wes ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rock M Nation

    With J3 transferring out, Wes Clark becomes Mizzou's leading returning scorer. Let's take a look back at his sophomore season.

    Comment?

  10. Duke's Cook celebrates being a national championRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jacksonville Daily News

    It's been a week and a half since Duke captured a national title, but reaching the pinnacle of college basketball still hasn't set in just yet for senior point guard Quinn Cook.

    Comment?

  11. NBA Draft risers from the tournamentRead the original story

    Thursday | The Maryland Gazette

    It was a bit of a shock when the Kentucky men's basketball program - which was 38-0 entering the Final Four - was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament by Wisconsin. The Wildcats were the favorites not only in the contest, but to win the tournament as well, although many had the Badgers pegged as a team that could unseat the would-be king of the college basketball world.

    Comment?

  12. Report: Magic interested in Tom Thibodeau, Billy Donovan, Scott SkilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MSNBC

    The Magic, sources say, already have held informal discussions about the position with former Orlando fan favorite a ZScott Skiles and rate the ex-Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks coach as a serious candidate for the job. In addition to Skiles, sources say the Magic have interest in both Chicago coach Tom Thibodeau - who is widely expected to part company with the Bulls at season's end - as well as Florida coach Billy Donovan.

    Comment?

  13. NC State's Trevor Lacey declares for NBA draftRead the original story

    Thursday | Boston Herald

    The 6-foot-3 Alabama native averaged 15.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.5 assists in his only season playing for N.C. State. He was an all-Atlantic Coast Conference second-team selection while helping the Wolfpack win 22 games and reach the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.

    Comment?

  14. Arkansas' Qualls turning pro after junior seasonRead the original story

    Thursday | Boston Herald

    The high-flying forward announced Wednesday he was taking his rim-rocking ways to the pros, skipping his final season of eligibility following a breakout junior season. Qualls averaged 15.9 points per game this season for the Razorbacks , who reached the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2008.

    Comment?

  15. Thunder Coach Scott Brooksa s seat reportedly is getting a little warmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Battered by injuries, the Oklahoma City Thunder missed the playoffs for the first time in six years this season. And the Thunder - which played much of the year without reigning MVP Kevin Durant - barely got left out, tying the New Orleans Pelicans for eighth in the Western Conference at 45-37 but losing the tiebreaker.

    Comment?

  16. NBA Rumors: Thunder's Scott Brooks To Be Fired?Read the original story

    Thursday | Sir Charles in Charge

    Apr 15, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Scott Brooks stands on the sidelines in the first quarter against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports NBA Rumors: Oklahoma City Thunder Scott Brooks is on the hot seat, one day after his team missed the playoffs for the first time since 2008 Less than a day after the Oklahoma City Thunder learned their fate this season of not making the NBA Playoffs, Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that OKC will spend time evaluating whether or not to bring back Scott Brooks for the final year of his contract.

    Comment?

  17. Tar Heels Visit Duke For ACC Regular Season TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | University of North Carolina

    Second-ranked North Carolina will visit third-ranked Duke on Friday night in the regular season finale for both teams. The winner will capture the 2015 ACC regular season championship and the top seed in next week's ACC Tournament in Charlottesville, Va.

    Comment?

  18. Dion Waiters matches career-high with 33, but Oklahoma City misses playoffs on tiebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Post-Standard

    Oklahoma City's Dion Waiters ended the year by matching his career-high with 33 points in a win over Minnesota. Despite the win, the Thunder missed the NBA playoffs due to a tiebreaker with New Orleans.

    Comment?

  19. Shaka Smart's reason for taking Longhorns job: 'It's Texas'Read the original story

    Thursday | Big News Network.com

    AUSTIN, Texas -- Men's college basketball head coach Shaka Smart has had many opportunities to leave Virginia Commonwealth University for more prestigious -- and more lucrative -- gigs before, but didn't. Wednesday, in an interview with CBS Sports, the most successful head coach in VCU men's basketball history said the reason for his decision to leave Virginia and helm the University of Texas' program was simple: It's Texas.

    Comment?

  20. Wisconsin signs high school forward Khalil IversonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channel3000

    Wisconsin will fortify its frontcourt this fall after signing high school senior Khalil Iverson signed a national letter of intent on Wednesday to play with the Badgers. The 6-foot-5 Iverson averaged 17 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists this season at Hayes High School in Delaware, Ohio.

    Comment?