In the 1980s, Mr. Lewis led the University of Houston to two NCAA championship games but did not win the national title.
The problem when you cover Halls of Fame as your core task is that you regularly discuss older people, and conversely cover many deaths. There is another to discuss today as Basketball Hall of Fame Coach, Guy Lewis passed away at the age of 93. Show More Summary
Hall of Fame basketball coach Guy Lewis died Thursday morning, Houston athletic director Hunter Yurachek announced on Twitter. Lewis was most famous for leading Houston's iconic Phi Slama Jama team in the 1980s, but the two-time Associated...Show More Summary
All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s CBE Hall of Fame Classic, Sprint Center, Kansas City, MO 3rd Place Game Missouri vs. Northwestern — ESPN3, 7:30 p.m. Championship Game Kansas State vs. North Carolina — ESPN2, 10 p.m. Cancun Challenge, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort, Cancun, Mexico Riviera Semifinals URI vs. Show More Summary
College Basketball Men’s CBE Hall of Fame Classic, Sprint Center, Kansas City, MO Semifinals Missouri vs. Kansas State — ESPNU, 7 p.m. Northwestern vs. North Carolina — ESPN2, 9:30 p.m. Legends Classic, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York, NY Semifinals LSU vs. Show More Summary
By Chris Barca First year St. John’s head coach Chris Mullin has played in a Final Four, won a Olympic gold medal and given a speech in front of hundreds of his peers at his Basketball Hall of Fame induction. And even with all the high-profile basketball situations he’s found himself in over the years, […]
Back in April, St. John's introduced Chris Mullin, the Hall of Fame player and Olympic gold medalist, as its new men's basketball coach. And tonight, Mullin will coach his first game as the Red Storm opens its regular season at home against Wagner. Mullin is the most celebrated player in... More »
College basketball season is here, which means it's time for season-opening tipoff tournaments to take over. And Friday, the Hall of Fame Tip-Off is set to take place as eight squads kick off their campaigns with a bit of round-robin action before diving into knockout play. This year's tournament will feature two brackets. Show More Summary
College basketball is ready to tip off its 2015-16 season as opening tournaments litter the schedule. One of them, the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic, starting Friday Nov. 13, will feature five teams. It is the epitome of a mixed field,...Show More Summary
As the grandson of former Michigan coach Lloyd Carr and Hall of Fame safety Tom Curtis and the son of former Michigan quarterback Jason (...)
Around a half a decade from now, Kobe Bryant will inevitably find himself in Springfield, Massachusetts, receiving plaques and applause as his career becomes enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Looking back at...Show More Summary
Mel Daniels, the Hall of Fame center who helped the Indiana Pacers win three American Basketball Association titles, died Oct. 30 in Sheridan, Ind. He was 71. The Pacers announced his death but provided no further details. Read full article >>
Daniels, the Hall of Fame center, led the Pacers to three American Basketball Association championships and became the leading rebounder in the league’s history.
A sad day has happened for basketball fans and more specifically that of the Indiana Pacers as it was announced that 2012 Hall of Fame inductee, Mel Daniels passed away at the age of 71. It is not known at this time how he died, but he did have heart surgery recently. Show More Summary
Mel Daniels, the Hall of Fame center who helped the Indiana Pacers win three American Basketball Association titles, died Friday. He was 71.
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill honored Stuart Scott on Friday when they inducted the ESPN anchor into the North Carolina Journalism Hall of Fame. Scott, a 1987 UNC alumnus, passed away January after a long bout with cancer...
Retired Hall of Fame basketball player and NBA coach Patrick Ewing has put his home court in Cresskill, N.J., up for sale at $6.998 million. Alternatively, the all-brick Colonial-style house can be leased for $25,000 a month. Set on about two acres in Tamcrest Estates, the estate was built in 2000...
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the field of teams and game schedule for the 2016 Spalding Hoophall Classic, an annual basketball showcase now in its fifteenth year at Springfield College. Games will be played at Blake Arena on the campus of Springfield College January 14-18, during Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend. […]
Several years ago, the NABC, the College Basketball Experience and the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame put together a list of the top college players of all time. Above are #1 (Lew Alcindor) and #2 (Oscar Robertson) on that...Show More Summary
The Louisville Cardinals men’s basketball program is now being rocked by allegations that former staffer Andre McGree hired escorts to entice recruits to commit to the university, which means that Hall of Fame head coach Rick PitinoShow More Summary