Reggie Warford, Kentucky’s first Black basketball player to graduate, dies at 67

Reggie Warford, Kentucky’s first Black basketball player to graduate, dies at 67

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Reggie Warford, who was Kentucky’s second Black men’s basketball player and the first Black basketball player to graduate from the university, has died. He was 67. Kentucky basketball spokeswoman Deb Moore said Warford’s wife, Marisa, notified coach John Calipari that Warford had died Thursday in Pittsburgh. Warford had dealt with numerous health … Read more

Women’s Basketball: Zenise Chambers Hired as Assistant Coach at Macalester

Story Links ST. PAUL, Minn. – Macalester College women’s basketball head coach Katie Kollar has announced that Zenise Chambers will join her staff as Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach. Chambers comes to Macalester after serving two seasons as an assistant coach at Randolph College, an NCAA Division III school in Lynchburg, Va. “We are thrilled to … Read more

Auburn Basketball Player Preview Series: Jaylin Williams

Senior forward Jaylin Williams is now entering his fourth year for the Tigers and has a chance to have his most important role yet in the upcoming 2022-2023 season. Williams averaged 10.9 points and 4.7 rebounds per game in a starting role in his sophomore season but took a very important bench role behind projected … Read more

Where Sports Illustrated’s latest NBA Mock Draft has former Auburn Basketball stars going

With the NBA Draft fast approaching, many different sports information outlets have been providing mock drafts. It is always interesting to see where these different mock drafts have former Auburn stars, Jabari Smith and Walker Kessler. It is almost universal to see both Smith and Kessler going in the first round, but different outlets have … Read more

Alabama’s top 2023 basketball recruit commits to SEC program

The state’s top basketball prospect has found a home. Cade Phillips, the four-star standout from Jacksonville, announced his commitment to Tennessee on Thursday afternoon. The 6-foot-9 forward, 200-pound forward was listed as 2023′s 78th-ranked player, per 247Sports Composite. He was also the 14th-rated power forward. He never released a top schools list but held offers … Read more

Juwan Staten speaks on The Basketball Tournament, Best Virginia

Juwan Staten announced Tuesday that he would return to Best Virginia, the West Virginia University Alumni team that competes annually in The Basketball Tournament Staten spoke on his experience playing in The Tournament, citing that it is different from any other league that he has played in. “It’s a lot different than any other league … Read more