Tag: Men

Five-star recruit J.D. Davison, ESPN’s No. 2 point guard, picks Alabama Crimson Tide

Five-star guard J.D. Davison announced his commitment to Alabama on Saturday, giving Nate Oats his first five-star recruit since taking over in Tuscaloosa. Davison chose the Crimson Tide over Auburn, LSU, Memphis, Michigan and Kansas. Davison, a 6-foot-2 point guard from Calhoun High School (Alabama), had been the top target for in-state Alabama for most […]

Former women’s pro basketball player Corin Adams joins men’s coaching staff at Loyola (Md.)

Loyola University (Maryland) has hired Corin “Tiny” Adams, a former star for Morgan State’s women’s team who excelled as a professional overseas, as the second female assistant in Division I men’s basketball, coach Tavaras Hardy told ESPN on Thursday. She joins Edniesha Curry, an assistant for Maine’s squad, as the only women to have that […]

Chris Mack jabs John Calipari as Kentucky Wildcats-Louisville Cardinals rivalry escalates

Louisville men’s basketball coach Chris Mack fired back Tuesday at John Calipari’s assertion that the Cardinals don’t want to play Kentucky this season, releasing a video on Twitter that ended with him announcing the annual rivalry game indeed will be played. “I keep getting asked, ‘Coach, are we playing the game? Are you scared? Are […]

Why mid- and low-major college basketball programs are in big trouble without buy games

Montana Grizzlies men’s basketball coach Travis DeCuire stayed close to his phone last week. The Grizzlies’ seventh-year coach was busy trying to salvage his Division I program’s nonconference schedule one week after the NCAA approved a Nov. 25 start date that was delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic. In most years, the 49-year-old DeCuire would […]

Louisville Cardinals basketball players, coach Chris Mack lead march, call for unity after Breonna Taylor ruling

Louisville men’s basketball coach Chris Mack and players David Johnson, Charles Minlend and Malik Williams gave speeches calling for unity, tolerance and equality on Friday, two days after a grand jury in the city decided to not move forward with charges against any police officers for their roles in the death of Breonna Taylor. The […]