Posts Tagged College basketball

Florida suspends Walker for 1st 2 games of season

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has suspended highly touted forward Chris Walker for the first two games of the season for violating team rules.

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Prep, former Illini hoops coach McClain dies

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Former Illinois assistant coach and current Champaign Central High School head basketball coach Wayne McCain has died. He was 59.

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Big 12 coaches express concern about autographs

Kansas head coach Bill Self talks about his team's strengths in the upcoming NCAA men's college basketball season during a Big 12 Conference Media Day event at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After every home game at Kansas, players file out of the locker room at Allen Fieldhouse and spend about 15 or 20 minutes signing autographs. Sometimes, there will be hundreds of fans — many of them children — waiting for their favorite player.

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D-I transfers could shake up Big 12 once again

Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg talks about his team's upcoming NCAA men's college basketball season during a Big 12 Conference Media Day event at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The preseason Big 12 player of the year began his career at Dayton. The newcomer of the year spent time at Southern California and UNLV before landing at Iowa State.

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Nance named MW Preseason Player of the Year

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming senior forward Larry Nance Jr. has been named the Mountain West Preseason Player of the Year.

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