| Mar 15, 2011
| 6:40 PM
GLENDALE — They each came Saturday night to be celebrated and honored for their accomplishments at the 10th annual Glendale Community College Athletic Hall of Fame.
But in the midst of sharing memories and smiling about their experiences, they each...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 2:58 PM
Mike Brey began his Friday morning at a basketball writers' association breakfast in Houston, sitting next to Oscar Robertson and then accepting the organization's Henry Iba national coach of the year award.
Then Notre Dame's basketball coach hopped in a...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Norfolk State set a school Division I record for wins with 17 after beating Maryland-Eastern Shore 72-60. The Spartans' previous best was 16 wins in the 2007-08 season. Chris McEachin had 20 points and Kyle O'Quinn added 18 to lead the Spartans (17-8, 9-2...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Dwight Howard exudes vitality.
He brings thousands of fans to their feet when he slams home rim-rattling dunks or swats shots into the stands. His smile lights up arenas as large as Amway Center. And he possesses enough star power to guest not once but...
| Mar 18, 2012
After becoming just the first player in NCAATournament history to record two official triple-doubles, Draymond Greenfilled the stat sheet again in another win.
Green followed his stellar performance against Long Island with 16 points, 13 rebounds, six...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 12:55 PM
As a 25 year-old from Hobart, Indiana, where high school basketball is essentially an afterthought, I haven't loss much sleep over the current format for the State tournament. Apparently, Senator Mike Delph from Carmel has.
As Delph stood among members...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 1:11 PM
Last summer and fall, I asked for legislation to be drafted dealing with an array of education related matters. Included in the legislation was a provision that would essentially eliminate class basketball.
The Indiana General Assembly has complete...
| May 2, 2012
| 11:44 PM
"Never has a player so good been seen by so few people. As Bob (Costas) said that I was one of the few lucky ones. I saw him play in high school and I covered him his entire ABA career. He was a combination of Jerry West, Oscar Robertson, Sam Jones, and...
| Jun 13, 2010
Even though most people call him Coach, John Wooden prefers to think of himself as a teacher, and not just one who taught hundreds of UCLA basketball players during his 27 seasons coaching the Bruins. His "Pyramid of Success," a diagram of core values,...
| May 16, 2009
Wayman Tisdale, a three-time All-American at Oklahoma who played 12 seasons in the NBA and later became a leading contemporary jazz musician, died Friday. He was 44.
Tisdale died at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa after a two-year battle with cancer,...
| Feb 27, 2009
Norm Van Lier
Ex-Chicago Bulls guard, broadcaster
Norm Van Lier, 61, a former Chicago Bulls guard and broadcaster, was found dead Thursday afternoon in his Chicago home, authorities said.
Firefighters went to his home, just blocks from the United...
| Nov 18, 2008
Pete Newell, who coached UC Berkeley to the 1959 National Collegiate Athletic Assn. basketball title and was one of only three men to guide teams to National Invitation Tournament, NCAA and Olympic championships, died Monday. He was 93.