Lots of big headlines. In no particular order, here goes: Legendary Bethel (IN) Coach Mike Lightfoot Announced his retirement from coaching, effective at the conclusion of the season. Coach Lightfoot has led his Bethel teams to a total of seven National Championships - 3 in the NAIA, and 4 in the NCCAA. Show More Summary
The North Carolina Tar Heels advanced to the finals of the 2016 Maui Invitational on Tuesday with a commanding 107-75 victory over the Oklahoma State Cowboys. The No. 4-ranked Tar Heels moved to 6-0 with their first victory over a major-conference opponent of the season. Show More Summary
The Tide showed off its depth by getting 59 points off the bench and cruising to a relatively easy win over the Ball State Cardinals. The beginning of the game resembled the Alabama v. LSU football contest from last weekend, with the scoreboard still reading goose eggs going into the first media timeout. Show More Summary
After breaking out on the national stage during March Madness, potential Lottery pick OG Anunoby is poised for a monster season with the Hoosiers. The post Young OG appeared first on SLAMonline.
Eager to finally watch North Carolina State freshman Dennis Smith Jr. after he tore his ACL in the summer of 2015, NBA scouts already appear willing to look past the injury. "Best point guard in the draft," one scout told Bleacher Report. Show More Summary
The Forgotten Hoosiers NBA com: “The Forgotten Hoosiers” Really, really good stuff…..
NAIA 75th anniversary memories: Some of my memories from the NAIA’s 75th Anniversary celebration.
National Champs: I got on a roll about some of the great National Championship games in the last dozen years within all of Small College Basketball. Enjoy!
2016-17 Hoop Thoughts: Please take a few minutes to watch my Hoop Thoughts from the 2016-17 season……enjoy!
Spring 2016 State of Small College Basketball Address: The State of Small College Basketball Address is out! Enjoy….and spread the word!
Last Wednesday morning, we presented the first-ever Bevo Francis Award to Davenport’s Dominez Burnett. It was a wonderful morning for all involved….a special time for Dominez, the legacy of Bevo Francis and the game of college basketball. Show More Summary
Dominez Burnett Bevo Francis Winner: Hope you enjoy this short video that we created and played as we announced Davenport’s Dominez Burnett as the Bevo Francis Award Winner.
Bevo Francis Finalist: Next Monday, April 25, we will announce the winner of the Bevo Francis Award, along with the details of the presentation of the award. The actual presentation of the inaugural Bevo Francis Award will take place on Wednesday, April 27. Show More Summary
As well as they might have played during the 2016 NCAA tournament, it's what Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono and Daniel Ochefu did off the court recently that left a family of Wildcats fans speechless. Fresh off a national championship, Arcidiacono and Ochefu made a trip to the Davis family's house to give them a surprise of a lifetime. Show More Summary
Bevo Francis Finalist: I thought that I would throw this up here again, as I really want to congratulate and give credit to all 13 finalists for the Bevo Francis Award. All 13 are very deserving, and I hope that you take the time to...Show More Summary
United States Vice President Joe Biden, who bleeds orange, did what he could to pick Syracuse up after its Final Four loss to North Carolina on Saturday. The 73-year-old graduate of the Syracuse University College of Law praised Jim Boeheim as the best coach in the country and reminded the players how proud they made their fans. Show More Summary
Not everyone can go out on top. The final game of Buddy Hield 's college career was far from a memorable one. He sank a three-pointer on the first possession of the game, but he missed his next (and final) seven three-point attempts, finishing the game with nine points on 12 shots with four turnovers. Show More Summary
The Tar Heels began to pull away in the first half of their Final Four match-up with Syracuse. Having scored a combined 17 points, Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks will The post WATCH: Syracuse/North Carolina First Half Highlights appeared first on SLAMonline.
As he does before any major sporting event, talk show host Jimmy Fallon brought in his experts to predict which team will cut down the nets at the end of the 2016 Final Four. Who are his experts? Puppies. Some of you may be skeptical about how accurate a group of puppies can be when it comes to picking a winner. Show More Summary
HOUSTON — The elephant at the Final Four wears orange. As satisfied as Syracuse is to be playing North Carolina on Saturday, some folks in the basketball world are asking: Should this No. 10 seed even be here? Head coach Jim Boeheim has maintained that he thought his team belonged. Show More Summary