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January 8, 2010

Coaching A 6-Foot-10 Female High Schooler

Coming to America from Jamaica looking for a better life, 6-foot-10 high school female Bubbles Anderson just started playing basketball but already is a star at Rutgers Prep (N.J.) Her doctor says she's still growing and most likely will reach 7-foot...

January 8, 2010

No “Oklahoma” Gear For Sooners

Jeff Capel, head men's basketball coach at the University of Oklahoma, has prohibited his players from wearing their Oklahoma gear and from using the team's locker room until they start giving maximum effort. Capel has been less than impressed with t...

January 7, 2010

Coach OK After Car Hit By Train

Mike Hoganson, the head girls basketball coach at Detroit Lakes High (Minn.) was in his car when it was struck by a Canadian Pacific Soo Line train Saturday. Hoganson's car was sliding down a hill into an intersection with the train tracks. His car's...

January 7, 2010

Expected Fallout From 135-Point Victory

After scoring a 170-35 victory earlier this week, the Yates (Houston, Texas) boys basketball team and its coach, Greg Wise, are being criticized. Wise defends his decision to press and play up tempo into the second half.http://www.usatoday.com/sports...

January 7, 2010

Horizon Christian (Ore.) Coach Wins 600th

Dave Brown, who won 527 games while coaching in southern California during a 33-year career, won his 600th game last night while coaching at Horizon Christian High (Ore.). Brown took over at Horizon when the school started a basketball program in 200...

January 6, 2010

Coach, 24, Returns From 3rd Stroke

Damon Lovato, 24, returned to the sideline as head coach of the girls team at Amphitheater High (Ariz.) after suffering his third stroke on Oct. 15. Lovato has an enlarged heart, which has caused the stroke and has affected the right side of his body...

January 6, 2010

Coach Suspended For Inappropriate Language

Jimmy Littleton, head boys varsity coach at Reagan High (Texas) has been placed on paid administrative leave pending an investigation that he used inappropriate language toward his players. Two players have quit the team since the start of the season...

January 6, 2010

Lock Haven U Coach Files Civil Rights Suit Vs. School

Claiming he has been discriminating by his employer, Lock Haven University (Pa.) men's basketball coach, John Wilson Jr., has filed a civil right suit against the school. Wilson says he has been harassed, given less than satisfactory ratings and held...