Men’s Basketball: ‘A chance to advance’: Owens embraces new opportunity

Men’s Basketball: ‘A chance to advance’: Owens embraces new opportunity

Assistant coach Jack Owens speaks with media June 15. Credit: Jacob Benge | Sports Editor Jack Owens’ career as a basketball coach spans over two decades, and his experience will only grow at Ohio State. He spent the last five seasons as the head coach of Miami (Ohio) and over 10 years as an assistant … Read more

Branham to hire agent, remain in NBA draft pool

Ohio State freshman guard Malaki Branham (22) speaks to the media before the second round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament March 19. Credit: Mackenzie Shanklin | Photo Editor Freshman guard Malaki Branham announced Wednesday he intends to hire an agent and officially remain in the 2022 NBA draft. Branham, who declared April 1 he’d … Read more

‘A certain mean spiritedness nature to it,’ says Governor on ‘Fairness in Women’s Sports Act’

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) – Governor John Bel Edwards did not hold back on his radio show Wednesday afternoon, when asked about his opinion on the ‘Fairness in Women’s Sports Act’, which continues to move forward at the State Capital. Senate Bill 44 by State Senator Beth Mizell, a Republican from district 12, now heads … Read more

Kansas-UNC Game Is Most-Watched NCAA Basketball Final In Cable TV History

Topline An average of 18.1 million people watched the Kansas Jayhawks’ thrilling comeback victory against the North Carolina Tar Heels on Monday, making it the most-viewed NCAA men’s basketball championship game to air on cable television, Turner Sports announced Tuesday — outpacing last year’s broadcast despite not appearing on network TV. Kansas’s Remy Martin, center, … Read more

Explained: What is March Madness, the extremely popular US college basketball tourney?

From around mid-March to the beginning of April every year, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I men’s and women’s college basketball tournaments are held in the United States. The championship is informally known as “March Madness”, with great excitement among fans and wide media coverage. While both men’s and women’s tournaments are held, … Read more

Women’s Basketball Final Four Preview

The 2022 ladies ‘Final Four is brimming with probably the most unmistakable stars in ladies’ college basketball – South Carolina’s Aliyah Boston; Stanford’s Haley Jones; Louisville’s Hailey Van Lith; and UConn’s Paige Bueckers. Yet, for as much as those champions certainly stand out for their double-double streaks, unbelievable flashy plays, or capacity to think of … Read more

This Man Deserves Credit For Coach K’s Legacy Of Basketball Greatness

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils celebrates with teamates after his 1000th career … [+] win after the game against the St. John’s Red Storm at Madison Square Garden on January 25, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Nate Shron) Getty Images As the 2022 NCAA men’s basketball Final Four is … Read more