| Dec 18, 2012
| 6:45 PM
His much-anticipated announcement scheduled for Thursday, Simeon's Jabari Parker apparently still is wavering.
At least that's what his father, coach and teammates are saying.
As for Parker himself, the prized recruit was entertaining Duke coach...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:04 AM
An emerging leader on the Highland Park girls basketball team, Lizzy LoGrande set her standards high. In her second varsity season, LoGrande was the Giants’ leading scorer, as well as a Central Suburban League All-Conference pick.
Head coach Jolie...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Never mind the hoopla surrounding the Mike D'Antoni hire.
At Thursday's practice, Kobe Bryant was focused on his dribbling.
He seamlessly floated up and down the court while doing various drills with an assistant coach, including fakes, slight stutter...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The Lakers introduced their only pick in the 2013 NBA draft on Wednesday, but Laker fans will have to wait awhile before seeing Ryan Kelly in action.
Kelly won’t play on the Lakers' summer league team because he is recovering from foot surgery....
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:06 PM
FAU's basketball's schedule was released Monday and at first glance, it's a whole lot tougher than the Owls' 2012-13 slate.
College basketball powerhouse Duke, two additional ACC squads, in-state foes UCF and a fresh batch of Conference USA rivals are...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:34 AM
Wycliffe Bible Translators will host an Orlando-area viewing of the Chick-fil-A Leadercast at its Orlando headquarters, 11221 John Wycliffe Blvd., on May 10. Chick-fil-A Leadercast is a one-day leader development event broadcast live from Atlanta to...
| May 27, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Duke faithful used to worry that coaching the pros would lure Mike Krzyzewski away from the Blue Devils. The Celtics called, the Lakers called, and heaven knows who else.
Never mind the notion that a college basketball lifer wouldn’t translate...
| May 30, 2013
Some were family promotions, one an obscure find, still others logical choices. Yet no matter the approach, Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage and his senior staff have done an extraordinary job hiring, and retaining, quality head coaches,...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 1:57 PM
In its first ACC basketball season, 1991-92, Florida State finished second to Duke in the regular-season standings. Fourteen years later, Boston College finished third behind Duke and North Carolina in its maiden voyage.
Might Syracuse exceed those...
| Mar 31, 2013
WASHINGTON — Syracuse basketball and Jim Boeheim couldn't have scripted a better 10th-anniversary soiree than Saturday's.
A decade to the day after the Orange won its most recent regional championship, Boeheim's program struck again, smothering...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:13 PM
For the first time since 1959-61, ACC basketball has gone three consecutive years without a Final Four representative. Only four league teams made the tournament, fewer than the Mountain West, Pacific 12 and Atlantic 10, and the conference’s lone...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Monday afternoon, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski discussed the improbability of an undefeated college basketball season. Tuesday evening, even as his top-ranked Blue Devils remained unscathed, his words rang true.
The first component Krzyzewski mentioned...