coaching college basketball

December 3, 2009

Binghamton Assistant Reassigned

All the news coming from Binghamton University recently has been negative and the reassigning of an assistant coach follows that pattern. Assistant Julius Allen has been reassigned to another assignment within the program but it means the school now ...

December 2, 2009

Darryl Dawkins Looking To Bring Fans To LCCC

Darryl Dawkins is 6-2 so far in his first season as head coach of the Lehigh-Carbon Community College (Pa.) men's basketball team. On Tuesday, the school hosted "Experience The Thunder Fan Appreciation Night" and are looking to draw more fans than in...

December 2, 2009

Colorado Coach Bzdelik Still Caring For Ill Mother

Colorado men's basketball coach Jeff Bzdelik did not coach his squad again last night against San Francisco. Bzdelik continues to care for his ailing mother and assistant Steve McClain, the former head coach at Wyoming, has been coaching in his place...

November 18, 2009

Cincy Coach Imposes Gag Order On Freshman

University of Cincinnati men's basketball coach, Mick Cronin, is not allowing his freshmen playes talk to the media...yet. Cronin says he wants them focusing on basketball and academics right now and cited the number of distractions for basketball pl...

November 17, 2009

Dixon Named USA Basketball Coach Of The Year

Jamie Dixon, head men's basketball coach at Pitt, has been named 2009 USA Basketball National Coach of the Year. Dixon led the USA Basketball U19 basketball team to the title at the 2009 FIBA U19 World Championship in July.http://www.pittsburghlive.c...

November 10, 2009

Abdul-Jabbar Has Leukemia

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who is the NBA's all-time leader in points scored and minutes played, as well as the owner of six NBA championship rings between his time with the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers, has been diagnosed with chronic myeloid le...

November 10, 2009

Boeheim Joins 800-Win Club

Jim Boeheim, Syracuse men's basketball coach, became the eighth Division I basketball coach to reach 800 wins with a 75-43 victory over Albany Monday night Boeheim is 800-288 in his 34-year career.

November 9, 2009

Boeheim Goes For No. 800 Tonight

Jim Boeheim, head coach of Syracuse men's basketball, goes for victory No. 800 tonight when the Orange host Albany. Only four coaches in Division I history have attained 800-win status.