Posts Tagged College basketball

AP Source: Vols agree to hire former Texas coach Rick Barnes

In this Feb. 2015, file photo, Texas head coach Rick Barnes calls to his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State in Austin, Texas. Barnes, who shaped Texas into a national basketball power with three Big 12 championships and 16 NCAA Tournament appearances in 17 years, will be released after yet another quick exit from the postseason, people with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rick Barnes has been hired as Tennessee’s basketball coach two days after his split with Texas.

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Hastings College women’s coach lands job at Nebraska-Kearney

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska-Kearney has hired Carrie Hofstetter as its head women’s basketball coach.

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Arkansas’ Portis named second team AP All-America

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — University of Arkansas sophomore Bobby Portis has been named to The Associated Press All-America second team.

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Tennessee falls short to Maryland 58-48 in regional final

Tennessee's Alexa Middleton (33) and Maryland's Shatori Walker-Kimbrough, left,  go after a loose ball during the second half of a women's college basketball regional final game in the NCAA tournament, Monday, March 30, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. Maryland won 58-48. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The entirety of what this season had been about for Ariel Massengale hit as she dropped to her knees while Maryland celebrated around her.

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East Tennessee State hires Wichita State assistant Forbes

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Former Wichita State assistant Steve Forbes says he plans to build a winner at East Tennessee State by following the same formula that worked at his old school.

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