Posts Tagged Basketball

Nowitzki-Chandler reunion, Parsons give Mavs hope

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki welcomed Tyson Chandler to Dallas with little fanfare four years ago, and certainly not amid talk of potential championships.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Experienced, hungry Badgers look to replace Brust

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — It’s best to get the question out of the way quickly: Yes, the Wisconsin Badgers are hungry to get back to the Final Four.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Pearl brings transfers, buzz to Auburn hoops

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn coach Bruce Pearl believes his program has come a long way off the court. He’s hoping the Tigers can make similar strides when the games actually start.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Murray State once again favored to win OVC title

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Murray State finally is back on top as the favorite to win the Ohio Valley Conference title, a position the Racers find pretty comfortable.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , ,

South Carolina women’s hoop team picked to win SEC

South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley answers a question during a news conference at the Southeastern Conference women's basketball media day in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley knows the work it took to reach the top of the Southeastern Conference. She understands it’ll be an even greater challenge for the defending SEC champs to stay there.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,