Search the Site
Arizona coach Lute Olson taking year off
By Bill Jempty, December 7, 2007
He has been on leave since early November. From AP- TUCSON, Ariz. - Arizona basketball coach Lute Olson said Thursday night he would extend his leave of absence through the...
Bobby Knight Cussed-Out on Tape
By Dan Zinski, November 30, 2007
The guy Bobby Knight allegedly shot at gives him and his friend a piece of his mind. The highlight: Bobby Knight scolding the guy for using cuss-words. Bobby is...
Bobby Knight is a Gun-Crazy Lunatic
By Dan Zinski, November 28, 2007
Various people are accusing Texas Tech basketball coach Bobby Knight of being irresponsible with guns. One woman, Mary Ann Chumley of Lubbock, Texas, claims Knight accidentally hit her and her...
The Passing of a Legend
By brightandearly, February 21, 2006
"I tried to pretend that I was sitting in the stands with a buddy watching the game, poking him in the ribs when something exciting happened," Gowdy once said. "I never took myself too seriously. An announcer is only as good as yesterday's performance."
Nevada Cracks Top 25
By mrjerz, February 21, 2006
A very big week is behind the Nevada Wolf Pack. After the emotional win on Monday night against Louisiana Tech, Nevada followed with a 27 point pasting of Akron in...
By mrjerz, February 14, 2006
I have this friend. He's not a sports guy. But he is a bit philosophical at times. And he appreciates talking sports from that perspective. See, he's a bit into...
Marquette Loses in Own Tournament
By Sports Blog Archive, November 20, 2005
The whole point of hosting your own basketball tournament is to beat up on some weak teams in order to get your own team in synch for the season.
North Carolina New National Champions
By Sports Blog Archive, April 4, 2005
Congrats to North Carolina. When they got it into Sean May he was unstoppable. Illinois made their run by finally hitting three-pointers in the second half, but at the end...
National Championship Halftime Report
By Sports Blog Archive, April 4, 2005
Both North Carolina and Illinois are very athletic teams. They can both run up and down the court. NC's strength has been it's ability to score inside with Sean May....
Ewing to transfer from Indiana
By Sports Blog Archive, March 30, 2005
Indiana coach Mike Davis announced that Patrick Ewing, Jr. is leaving for another school. Ewing would sit a year before playing again at another Division I school. Speculation on sports...
Give Me Five
By Sports Blog Archive, July 9, 2004
As I wrote about in a Quick Link the other day, the National Association of Basketball Coaches recently proposed to the NCAA that players be allowed a fifth year of...
By Sports Blog Archive, July 6, 2004
It all happened over a holiday weekend, so I wasn't able to write about it as I would have liked, but I guess you all know by now that Coach...
Krzyzewski to Stay at Duke
By Sports Blog Archive, July 5, 2004
Cross-post from OTB AP/WaPo -- Krzyzewski to Stay at Duke Mike Krzyzewski is staying at Duke, ending talks with the Los Angeles Lakers about becoming their coach. Krzyzewski scheduled an...
Hey Hurricanes! Hokies, Hi!
By Sports Blog Archive, July 1, 2004
The ACC welcomes The University of Miami and Virginia Tech into the conference today. The much debated conference expansion is now official, with the conference now having eleven teams. Next...
The ACC And The NBA Draft
By Sports Blog Archive, June 25, 2004
The ACC had three players drafted in yesterday's NBA draft, Loul Deng of Duke at #7, Chris Duhon of Duke at #38 and Tim Pickett of Florida State at #44....
Woody - The Sequel
By Sports Blog Archive, June 18, 2004
The idea of hiring Knight is certainly seductive enough for Buckeye fans. A winner...one of the all time greats...suitably rehabilitated at Texas Tech...coming home to Columbus to break the victory records of Adolph Rupp and Dean Smith. It would be a media circus...I think we need to take a pass on him. I don't want Ohio State to go down in history as the place where two legendary coaches get canned for clubbing 20-year old players upside the head with a forearm. Who would bet against Knight's career ending that way?
O - Hi - O No
By Sports Blog Archive, June 10, 2004
The other day, when word came out that Ohio State had abruptly fired head basketball coach Jim O'Brien, I said that there was more to the story than what had...
College Hoops Rules Experiments
By Sports Blog Archive, June 7, 2004
Ken Pomeroy has an interesting article up about the experimental rules the NCAA is allowing next year in exempt games. The two rules he focuses on are the wider lane...
Odom Rips The SEC
By Sports Blog Archive, June 3, 2004
The AP posted a pretty interesting article yesterday about the SEC's new initiatives to clean up their conference (thanks to the Duke Basketball Report for finding this). The article is...