North High basketball player receives racist message after semifinal win

article Minneapolis North basketball team at Minnesota State High School Basketball Tournament MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – A Minneapolis North basketball player received a racist social media message after the team won a semifinal game at the Minnesota high school basketball tournament Friday night. Minneapolis North High Coach Larry McKenzie says one of his players received … Read more

Katie Abrahamson-Henderson leaves UCF to become Georgia’s women’s basketball coach

12:14 PM ET Mechelle Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. Georgia has hired Katie Abrahamson-Henderson as its new women’s basketball coach, the school announced Saturday. Abrahamson-Henderson, who led UCF to the … Read more

Senior class celebrates special career with Chartiers Valley girls basketball

By: Don Rebel Saturday, March 26, 2022 | 11:01 AM Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review Chartiers Valley’s Marian Turnbull brings the ball upcourt against Moon during a Section 1-5A game on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at Chartiers Valley High School. Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review Chartiers Valley’s Aislin Malcolm passes the ball against Moon during a Section … Read more

On at 11 am: State boys’ basketball finals. Follow them here

The Minnesota boys’ basketball state tournament has set the championship field for Saturday after Hayfield and Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa advanced in the semifinals of Class 1A and Minneapolis North and Annandale advanced in Class 2A on Friday. On Thursday, Totino-Grace and DeLaSalle won in Class 3A’s afternoon session, while Park Center and Wayzata moved on in Class … Read more

Give me Eric Musselman over any SEC basketball coach for the next 10 years

Eric Musselman could have walked out onto the court on Thursday night and gotten thoroughly outcoached by Mark Few. Arkansas could’ve been a casualty on Gonzaga’s warpath to finally claiming that national title. The rest of the college basketball world would’ve applauded the Hogs for making consecutive Sweet 16 trips for the first time this … Read more

UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma thinks Caroline Ducharme will have big Sweet 16

Geno Auriemma shortened his rotation in a physical, defensive-focused duel. The mix in the second half consisted of six players – Christyn Williams and Azzi Fudd didn’t leave the floor, while Paige Bueckers, Aaliyah Edwards, Olivia Nelson-Ododa, Dorka Juhasz and Evina Westbrook shared the rest of the minutes. Sophomore guard Nika Mühl, perhaps UConn’s best … Read more

2022 March Madness predictions: College basketball expert picks, odds, lines for Sweet 16 games Friday

The 2022 NCAA Tournament continues with four Sweet 16 games Friday. There are only 12 teams standing after Thursday’s Sweet 16 games and four more sets to be eliminated before we head to Elite Eight action on Saturday and Sunday. The four-game slate is loaded with storylines and stars that hail from contenders to Cinderellas. … Read more

Former Tar Heel enters transfer portal for second time

Dec 30, 2019; Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels head coach Roy Williams, center, talks to North Carolina Tar Heels guard Brandon Robinson (4), North Carolina Tar Heels guard Jeremiah Francis (13) and North Carolina Tar Heels forward Garrison Brooks (15) during a break in the action against the Yale Bulldogs in … Read more