| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:07 PM
Cliff Alexander briefly teased Illinois fans Friday.
The 6-foot-8 forward from Curie High School reached to his right and picked up an orange Illini cap as he said he was going the University of ...
After pausing, he set the hat on the table, placed a...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Christian Standhardinger and Garrett Nevels combined for 50 points as Hawaii pulled away from Norfolk State in the second half and won 77-66 in Honolulu.
NSU, which went all the way to the westernmost state for just one game, led by one at...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:22 PM
The long wait is over for the Sky and their fans.
In the WNBA franchise's eight-year history, the team has never had a winning season, much less made the playoffs. Until now.
OK, so it's not a Cubs-in-the-World-Series-type drought, but the Sky are...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:17 AM
We're only five weeks into football season, which means it's time to start thinking about basketball.
On Wednesday, Conference USA announced that the Owls will have three mens' basketball games televised this season.
FAU's game at DePaul on December...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Forecasting a nine-team basketball conference was trying enough. Then the ACC expanded to 11, then to 12. Now, with the arrivals this season of Syracuse, Pittsburgh and Notre Dame, the league balloons to 15.
And quite a 15 it is, littered with NCAA...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 12:47 PM
DePaul has extended women's basketball coach Doug Bruno's contact two years, through the 2018-19 season.
Bruno, 62, about to begin his 28th season as Blue Demons' head coach, has a 531-294 career record. His teams have made the NCAA tournament 11...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 4:04 AM
| Mar 9, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Bulls general manager Gar Forman reiterated Saturday there is no communication rift between Derrick Rose's camp and the organization regarding the return date for the All-Star guard from his left knee injury.
"We talk all the time -- high-level...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 5:35 PM
The Notre Dame women got a top seed in the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year – and what may be their last chance for a while to be the belles of the (basket) ball.
DePaul once again hopes to be a Cinderella.
And Illinois, which looked...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 12:09 PM
1 AIC, Gampel Pavilion, W, 78-63
4 UMass-Lowell, XL Center, Hartford, W, 100-62
9: Michigan State (Armed Forces Classic, Ramstein Air Base, Germany), W, 66-62
13: Vermont, Gampel Pavilion, W, 67-49...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:11 AM
Last season: 30-10, 10-8
Coach: Rick Pitino
Top Players: Peyton Siva, Chane Behanan, Gorgui Dieng
Keep an eye on: Luke Hancock
The skinny: The Cardinals had their ups and downs, losing to Providence by 31 points in midseason, but came on...