Michigan basketball to play in 2018 Hall of Fame Tip-Off – MLive.com

ANN ARBOR — Michigan basketball will open its 2018-19 season at a casino in Connecticut. We can explain. According to scheduling documents obtained by MLive, Michigan has agreed to participate in the 2018 Hall of Fame Tip-Off, an annual season-opening tournament conducted by the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame. The Wolverine will play two games […]

College basketball: Coaches to keep an eye on that moved in offseason – NCAA.com

College basketball: Coaches to keep an eye on that moved in offseason – NCAA.com

Another offseason brought several dozen coaching changes in college basketball, once again.  Here are eight moves in the upper level of Division I worth following this season. Georgia Tech – Josh Pastner Self-proclaimed workaholic Pastner wants his assistants to chase blue-chip prospects not birdies. Upgrading the talent level is top priority […]

Takeaways from Maryland’s 2016-17 basketball schedule: Home is where the hoops are – Washington Post

(Katherine Frey/The Washington Post) The Big Ten released dates and television info for the upcoming men’s basketball season on Thursday, with game-times to be announced at a later date. With that, Maryland‘s entire schedule is set, but here’s a few takeaways on the Terrapins’ slate. The nonconference schedule is manageable. This slate is somewhat similar […]

Rutgers basketball used the financial success of UConn players to brag about its own coaching staff – SB Nation

College sports programs will do just about anything to help recruiting. They will send recruits hundreds of letters. They will make them customized Photoshops. They will tout just about anything if they think it will help them in recruiting. Even if that means touting the success of other programs. Rutgers hired Steve Pikiell as it’s […]

3 convicted on charges in Tennessee high school basketball rape case – Fox News

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. –  One Tennessee high school basketball player was found guilty of aggravated rape and two others were found guilty of aggravated assault against a freshman teammate, a person familiar with the juvenile court case said Tuesday. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the hearing Tuesday involving the Ooltewah High […]