Category Archives: Basketball

College basketball: ‘Coaches Beat Cancer’ fundraiser is back for its second year

Some of the top college basketball coaches in the nation will team up for the second time in three years to help raise awareness and fight against cancer. Back in…

College basketball: Final Four MVP Joel Berry II set to return to North Carolina for senior season

CHAPEL HILL—University of North Carolina junior point guard Joel Berry II, the Most Outstanding Player of the Final Four, is withdrawing his name from the 2017 NBA Draft process and will…

College basketball: Rutgers to rename basketball court after alumnus Jim Valvano

PISCATAWAY, N.J. – The basketball court at the historic College Ave Gym, affectionately referred to as “The Barn,” will officially be dedicated in honor of former Rutgers co-captain and Hall of…

Watch: North Carolina basketball releases a video recap of their championship season

Well, it’s been almost three weeks since North Carolina won the daggum national title, and in case any of the details of that championship season were fading from your memory,…

College basketball: Committee discusses new start date for season

To decompress the schedule and generate more excitement with the beginning of the basketball regular season, the Division I Men’s Basketball Oversight Committee discussed a new start date for the…

Grayson Allen to return to Duke for senior season

Grayson Allen will play his senior season at Duke University in 2017-18, he and head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Tuesday. Allen averaged 14.5 points and a team-high 3.5 assists in…