| Jan 4, 2012
Gene Bartow, the successor to John Wooden as UCLA basketball coach who became the architect of a new and successful athletics program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, died Tuesday evening. He was 81.
Bartow, who was diagnosed with stomach...
| Apr 3, 2011
Larry Finch, 60, who starred for Memphis State's basketball team when it lost to the Bill Walton-led UCLA Bruins in the 1973 NCAA championship game and went on to coach his alma mater, died Saturday at Saint Francis Hospital in Memphis, a university...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Rick Majerus, the college basketball coach who led Utah to the 1998 NCAA final and had only one losing season in 25 years with four schools, died Saturday. He was 64.
Utah industrialist Jon Huntsman Sr., the coach's longtime friend, confirmed in a...
| Apr 16, 2012
Swimmer won Olympic gold medals
Murray Rose, 73, a four-time Olympic gold medal swimmer from Australia who also competed at USC while studying acting in the late '50s, died Sunday in Sydney of leukemia, Swimming Australia said.
| Sep 20, 2011
Coach led organization
of Big East Conference
Dave Gavitt, 73, one of basketball's most influential leaders in the last three decades, died Friday in a hospital near his hometown of Rumford, R.I., after a long illness, his family said....
| Aug 20, 2014
| 1:51 PM
As long as it is in the American Athletic Conference, the UConn men's basketball program will need to play a strong out-of-conference schedule.
This was clear in 2013-14 when the Huskies, despite a 24-7 regular season record, were a No. 7 seed in the...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Mixed reviews by draft analysts suggest Austin Rivers may not be a lottery pick in the NBA Draft.
But the ever-confident former Winter Park standout told the Sentinel in a Tuesday afternoon phone interview he plans to be on that elite list of the first...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:53 PM
Northwestern returned to Evanston from its NIT loss at Washington early Saturday morning.
As of Wednesday afternoon, NU athletic director Jim Phillips had yet to complete his evaluation of basketball coach Bill Carmody. Phillips declined comment again...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 6:31 PM
CORAL GABLES — Miami's rich rivalry with Notre Dame is on track for a major revival.
The schools shun the Catholics versus Convicts nickname, but it highlights a high-profile history between the two programs.
The Atlantic Coast Conference...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:48 AM
For the fifth straight year, the Miami volleyball team is headed to the NCAA tournament.
The Hurricanes, who finished the regular season with a 19-11 record and a 12-8 mark in ACC play, earned an at-large berth and will face Oregon on Friday in the...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:30 PM
UCF junior forward Keith Clanton said the Knights enter the NIT with a chip on their shoulder and something to prove.
The Knights don't want to be remembered for lackluster play during a 83-52 loss to Conference USA champion Memphis in the semifinals...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 11:55 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- UCF relied on stifling defensive pressure and late freethrows to claim a 64-54 win over UAB Thursday night at the FedEx Forum, advancing to the semifinals of the Conference USA Tournament for the first time in school history.