| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:36 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. – BYU coach Jeff Judkins was drafted by the Celtics in the second round of the 1978 NBA draft. You might remember their first-round pick that season: Larry Bird.
And after his NBA playing career ended, he served the Utah men (and Rick...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:28 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — No college program is more accustomed to focusing on the present than the UConn women. In fact, that ability is largely responsible for the big trophy case back home.
But during the NCAA Tournament, the play of Kaleena Mosqueda-...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Natalie Achonwa has been knocked out of the Final Four with a knee injury that could also be the decisive blow to unbeaten Notre Dame’s NCAA title hopes.
It leaves the Irish (36-0) without one of the country’s best low post players –...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Breanna Stewart's national profile expanded again Wednesday when she was named to the Wooden All-American Team. She is joined by Notre Dame's Kayla McBride, Baylor's Odyssey Sims, Maryland's Alyssa Thomas and Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike.
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:19 PM
There has been a certain obviousness associated with the women's Final Four, almost as if a Notre Dame-UConn national championship game had been etched on a tablet Moses forgot to bring down from Mount Sinai.
As you might imagine, this does not make...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Virginia Beach will host the first American Basketball Association team reunion with the Virginia Squires, who played many of their games in Norfolk, along with some in Hampton, Richmond and Roanoke.
The Virginia Squires Legends Reunion will...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway were among 10 finalists announced Friday for the Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2014.
Mourning, a seven-time NBA All-Star, appears on the final ballot for the first time. He will look to be inducted with his former...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Three months after taking a job he figured would last four years, Geno Auriemma, 31 years old, was certainly ready to coach his Huskies for the first time.
After all, like any aspiring professional, he hoped his day would finally come. And here it was,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 1:38 PM
After years of unsuccessfully lobbying Big East administrators for the chance to host their women's basketball tournament, the Mohegan Sun Arena found the new American Athletic Conference willing to listen.
And beginning with a doubleheader Friday night,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Magic Johnson said Wednesday that he believes that his investment group can turn the Sparks into a profitable WNBA team.
"We know what we're up against and that's OK," Johnson said. "We love challenges. We feel, yes, we're going to eventually make a...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Sean Combs wants to light a fuse under his new cable network Revolt.
The hip-hop mogul is said to have made a bid to buy Fuse, a music channel owned by Madison Square Garden Co.
The bid comes after Combs launched his own music cable network Revolt...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:57 AM
J-Lo has beat Puff Daddy in the quest to buy Fuse. SiTV Media, the parent of the Jennifer Lopez-backed English-language Latino cable network NUVOtv, has entered an agreement with the Madison Square Garden Co. to acquire its music television channel Fuse,...