September 17, 2009

U of Arizona To Honor Olson Saturday

A ceremony to honor former University of Arizona men's basketball coach Lute Olson is scheduled to take place Saturday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the McKale Center on the Arizona campus. The free ceremony will feature many former players, includin...

September 17, 2009

U of Denver Gives Scott Extension

Joe Scott just received a contract extension from the University of Denver, keeping him at the school through the 2014-15 season. Scott has a 26-35 record in two years at U of Denver Gives Scott Extension ...

September 17, 2009

UT Assistant Coach’s Father Killed

Tony Jones, an assistant men's basketball coach at the University of Tennessee, learned that his father, Clarence Jones, died Tuesday afternoon in Detroit due to blunt force trauma to his head. Clarence Jones, 86, was found dead on Detroit's southwes...

September 17, 2009

Valdosta State Promotes Gast

Valdosta State University (Ga.) has promoted Nick Gast to associate head coach under head coach Mike Helfer. Gast has been on staff at VSU for two years with the team going 42-19 in that Valdosta State ...

September 17, 2009

Vandy’s Stallings Pays $100K For Team To Take Trip

The economic crisis has hit every aspect of business, including big-time college athletics. So, despite planning for years for the Vanderbilt men's basketball team to take an international trip (schools only are allowed to take one of these trips eve...

March 4, 2009

Coaches Suspended For Have Alumni Scrimmage With Team

Lawrence Thomas of Southeast High School (Ill.) and Chuck Shanklin of Lanphier High (Ill.) both have been suspended by the Illinois High School Association for allowing alumni to scrimmage in team practices. Both coaches are suspended for the length ...

February 15, 2009

N.J. Prep Coach Wins No. 700

Paul Rodio, the head boys coach at St. Augustine Prep, became just the sixth basketball coach in New Jersey history to win 700 games Saturday. Rodio is in his 33rd year of coaching at St. Augustine.