coaching high school

May 17, 2010

Houston Baptist Assistant Involved In Terrible Accident

Houston Baptist University men's assistant coach Steve Key was involved in a terrible car accident Saturday. Key and his wife survived when their SUV crossed the median and slid sideways before being struck by an 18-wheeler. Their daughter, Emma, 8, ...

May 17, 2010

Texas A&M Signee Killed In Post-Prom Party Crash

Texas A&M signee Tobi Oyedeji died in a Houston-area hospital Sunday after attending a post-prom party Saturday. Oyedeji's vehicle crossed a median and struck an SUV in a head-on collision. Texa...

May 17, 2010

The Science Of Streaky Shooting

Economist (and intramural basketball player) Jeremy Arkes, 42, has conducted research at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Calif., about the science of streaky shooting. His work was recently published in the Journal of Quantitative Analysis...

March 11, 2010

Assistant Coach Puts Off Brain Surgery For State Tournament

After suffering a seizure Sunday night, Kyle Taylor was told he needed surgery to remove a small tumor growing near his brain. The 26-year-old, who is an assistant boys coach at Andover Central High (Kan.) opted to wait on the surgery to be with the ...

February 10, 2010

Cheltenham (Pa.) Girls Coach Wins 700th

Cheltenham High (Pa.) girls basketball coach Bob Schaefer won his 700th game Tuesday night with a 70-27 drubbing of Plymouth Whitemarsh. Schaefer has coached for 29 years and has won two PIAA state titles.

January 20, 2010

Coach With More Than 800 Victories Set To Retire

Alan Cantrell, who has won more than 800 games as head boys and girls basketball coach at Floyd County High (Va.), is going to retire at the end of this season. He has won one boys state title and three girls state titles.

January 19, 2010

Coach Worried About Treatment Of Star Player

Valencia High (Calif.) boys assistant coach Greg Hayes is concerned about the hard fouls being committed on his star player, Lonnie Jackson. Jackson, who could be his way on a Division I basketball player, has been hit hard this season and removed fr...

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...