| Feb 24, 2011
| 8:40 PM
He walked into Hinkle Fieldhouse as a guest, but Gordon Hayward clearly had a home-court advantage for the Utah Jazz practice Thursday night.
"I was telling my fellow rookie Jeremy Evans about all the different buildings, this is this, this is that, this...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 4:27 PM
It wasn't your average day at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
First of all, the normally loud, yet not always packed Hinkle Fieldhouse stands were full. Saturday's match-up with Loyola had been sold out for over a week.
Early in the first-half during a casual...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 2:44 PM
"We've come a long, long way together, Through the hard times and the good. I have to celebrate you baby, I have to praise you like I should."
- Fatboy Slim, 1999
Entering my sophomore year as a professional sports reporter, I had assumed that I had...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:49 PM
To keep a young tradition alive that started at IndySportsNation.com last year, I posted part one of the second-annual Fox 59 Sports Best of IHSAA Awards last night.
To tell the truth, it's probably one of my favorite stories to write each year because...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 3:17 AM
Seth Greenberg has changed Virginia Tech basketball’s scheduling philosophy for the better.
Preparing for his ninth season as the Hokies’ coach, Greenberg has constructed an ambitious non-conference road for Tech in 2011-12 that includes at...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Unlike the 24-7-365 bracketologists who populate cyberspace, I refrain from serious NCAA tournament field projections until late February or early March.
More for sanity and domestic bliss than anything. A double-feature of "The Fighter" and "The King'...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 8:05 PM
MILWAUKEE, WIS. -- Senior Shawn Vanzant scored all his team-high 18 points in the final 13 minutes of the game to help lead Butler past Cleveland State, 76-68, in the semifinals of the 2011 Horizon League Men's Basketball Championship at U. S. Cellular...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 8:00 PM
In a season when many other Horizon League teams took their best shot at dethroning Butler from the top of the mountain, the Bulldogs are once again champions and will represent the league in next week's NCAA tournament.
The Bulldogs completed a...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 3:25 PM
(New Castle) The Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame welcomes their 50th class of inductees and honors other Indiana boys' high school basketball legends on March 23 in ceremonies to be held at Primo Banquet Hall in Indianapolis.
Headlined by the team...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 8:03 PM
Duke guard Nolan Smith, the ACC Player of the Year, may miss Saturday's conference tournament semifinals after injuring the second toe on his left foot in Friday's 87-71 quarterfinal victory over Maryland.
Smith sustained the injury late in the second...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 8:34 AM
And a good Selection Sunday morning to all!
Just perused a mock bracket from Jerry Palm, the bracketologist whom I most respect. Our only disagreement: He has St. Mary's in instead of Colorado.
One very interesting part of Palm's field: He seeded Old...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 12:17 AM
There were four quarters. Two extra periods. Three shots with less than 25 seconds left to tie the game. And even once, a person in an adult-sized Scooby Doo costume ran on the hardwood floor.
Yet there was only one Kokomo Sophomore in LaBradford Sebree,...