• Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender dies at 49

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.

  • In this Feb. 22, 2015 photo, Ohio State assistant coach Dave Dickerson yells from the bench during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. More and more minority coaches in college sports, particularly in basketball and football, are finding it increasingly difficult to find head jobs. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

    Minority coaches struggle to get opportunities in NCAA

    When Dave Dickerson’s five-season run at Tulane came to an end in 2010, he joined Thad Matta’s staff at Ohio State to work with one of the most respected coaches in the game, help the Buckeyes win and apply what he learned in his first head coaching job to be more successful the second time around.

  • In this Dec. 4, 2015 file photo, UNLV head coach Dave Rice coaches against Oregon during an NCAA college basketball in Las Vegas. Rice is switching sides in Nevada's biggest basketball rivalry. A person with knowledge of the situation confirmed Monday, April 25. 2016, that Rice, a former UNLV coach and player, has been hired as an assistant at rival Nevada. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the school had not officially announced the hire. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

    AP Source: Former UNLV coach Dave Rice hired at Nevada

    Dave Rice is switching sides in Nevada’s biggest basketball rivalry.