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Nikki McCray-Penson Hired as Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach

Nikki McCray-Penson Hired as Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach

Story Links PISCATAWAY, NJ – Rutgers women’s basketball head coach Coques Washington has announced the hiring of Nikki McCray-Penson as an assistant coach on the Scarlet Knights’ staff. McCray-Penson arrives “On the Banks” with 15 years of college coaching experience, most recently as a head coach at Mississippi State and Old Dominion, which followed a …

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‘Legendary Syracuse Firsts’ basketball mural completed after 5 weeks (video)

‘Legendary Syracuse Firsts’ basketball mural completed after 5 weeks (video)

Artist Jonas Never has finished his massive downtown Syracuse mural featuring four trailblazers of Syracuse basketball fame and activism. The six-story mural pays tribute to Breanna Stewart, Earl Lloyd Jr., Dolph Schayes, and Manny Breland, four of the city’s most well-known and celebrated basketball stars. Never, of Venice, California, began working on the Monroe Building …

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How Evansville women’s basketball got fifth-year PG Anna Newman back

How Evansville women’s basketball got fifth-year PG Anna Newman back

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Anna Newman is at the center of everything on the court inside the University of Evansville’s Fifth Third Bank Practice Facility, leading drills, sinking shots and being a mentor for the younger Purple Aces. The fifth-year point guard has been a mainstay within the program since she played every game as a …

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Lyon County’s Travis Perry draws attention from major college basketball programs |  Sports

Lyon County’s Travis Perry draws attention from major college basketball programs | Sports

Lyon County junior Travis Perry has gained the attention of several big name colleges and universities around the nation. Between basketball games with his travel team, the Indiana Elite, and a huge game at The Titans Rockets Summer Shootout in Shelbyville, the western Kentucky talent has drawn quite the attention. Perry dropped 42 points, 30 …

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IHSAA makes changes to basketball tournament |  Garrett Clipper

IHSAA makes changes to basketball tournament | Garrett Clipper

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana High School Athletic Association announced changes to the basketball tournament format, beginning with the upcoming 2022-2023 season. Previously, teams advancing to the regional round had to play and win two games on Saturday in order to continue to a single-game semi-state. Earlier this past week, the IHSAA’s executive committee voted 15-2 …

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Former Vol joining Ja Morant, Griz NBA’s best story

Former Vol joining Ja Morant, Griz NBA’s best story

Tyus Jones’ departure and Kennedy Chandler being from Memphis were already two great reasons to root for the Grizzlies selecting the Tennessee basketball one-and-done guard. However, beyond just his fit with the team, Chandler’s connection to Ja Morant makes it even better. This may be the biggest factor of all and is becoming the best …

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Fantasy women’s basketball – Alysha Clark among top wave wire pickups

Fantasy women’s basketball – Alysha Clark among top wave wire pickups

4:40 PM ET Andre SnellingsESPN There are several names in this week’s article that have been in this space previously, some as recently as last week. And that’s not even including players like Aari McDonald, Marine Johannes and AD Durr that very easily could have been included as well. There is some good talent that …

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Student sues YU over alleged rape by basketball player – The Forward

Student sues YU over alleged rape by basketball player – The Forward

Yeshiva University. Photo by David Dee Delgado/Getty Images By Louis Keene, Lauren MarkoeJune 27, 2022 A Yeshiva University A student filed a lawsuit Monday against the school, accusing it of a “sham investigation” into her allegation a member of the school’s basketball team raped her in 2021. The lawsuit also alleges that YU in the …

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Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association all-star game rosters

Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association all-star game rosters

Many of the state’s top senior basketball players are taking their talents to Wisconsin Dells this week. The Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association all-star games are slated for Wednesday and Thursday at Justagame Fieldhouse. The girls games will be played Wednesday. The boys contests are scheduled for Thursday. Here is the schedule for each day: Division …

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