Category Archives: College basketball

ESPN’s Tip-Off Marathon begins Monday night

ESPN’s family of networks start their Tip-off Marathon on Monday night, which continues through early morning Tuesday and Tuesday afternoon and finishes with the Champions Classic on Tuesday night. Here’s the list of college basketball games on television for Monday: … Continue reading

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College basketball on television: Nov. 15

Here is the list of college basketball games on television for Sunday:

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College basketball on television: Nov. 13

It’s back. And not a moment too soon. College basketball returns for real Friday with an interesting slate of opening-night games, including both the AP’s No. 1 (North Carolina) and No. 2 (Kentucky) teams plus the defending national champion (Duke).

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Skal Labissiere mystery meets UK Basketball Media Day

For updates from Media Day follow me on Twitter @johnclayiv. For the media, Wednesday marks the official starting point of the Kentucky basketball season. It’s UK Basketball Media Day, the annual confab in which the head coach does a question-and-answer … Continue reading

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Ex-UCLA basketball academic adviser alleges wrongdoing

Will Collier, former academic coordinator at UCLA, tells The Chronicle of Higher Education that a Bruins assistant basketball coach asked a professor to change a grade so that a player wouldn’t have to sit out the rest of the season. … Continue reading

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Video: Mark Pope dances with his daughters

Mark Pope was a good basketball player. Pope was a member of Kentucky basketball’s 1996 national team. Pope is an up-and-coming basketball coach, in his first year as the head coach at Utah Valley. Who knew that Pope can also … Continue reading

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Memphis cancels plans to honor John Calipari

Memphis isn’t honoring John Calipari after all. On Wednesday, Memphis president David Rudd announced that the school would be honoring its former basketball coach for being inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. Besieged by negative reaction to the … Continue reading

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Video: Dan McHale throws out first pitch

New Eastern Kentucky basketball coach Dan McHale threw out the first pitch at the Lexington Legends game on Thursday night.

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ESPN releases SEC/Big 12 Challenge schedule

ESPN has released schedule for the SEC/Big 12 Basketball Challenge set for January 30, 2016 on its family of networks.

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More off-the-court problems for Indiana

Just when Indiana fans thought things were settling down concerning the off-the-court exploits of their men’s basketball team, news comes that current Hoosier players Thomas Bryant and Emmitt Holt were cited over the weekend for illegal alcohol possession. WTHR.com is … Continue reading

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