NCAA College Basketball News
For Les Miles and LSU, football means a return to normalcy
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana -- One night last week, after even more rain fell here and forced LSU's football team into its indoor practice facility, Tigers coach Les Miles sat in his office, nibbling on a burrito bowl while pondering a reporter's question. Has a college football coach ever survived an
Will there ever be another NCAA football video game?
It was three years ago when EA announced it would no longer make its college sports video games . The announcement was made in the midst of a battle with former college players who alleged that the game maker and the NCAA were using their likenesses in the game without permission or compensation.
The 2016 Uni Watch college football preview
Ready or not, it's time for the annual Uni Watch College Football Season Preview, our jumbo compendium of all the FBS uniform changes for the upcoming season. Or as some of you like to call it, Christmas in August. As usual, we've prepared a comprehensive team-by-team rundown, organized by
President Obama Not Throwing In Towel for Merrick Garland's Supreme Court Nomination
White House Deputy Spokesman Eric Schultz Previews President Obama's Campaign Season
Exactly How Good Is Mo'ne Davis At Basketball , Anyway?
Hi! My name is Dan Olson, and I spend 50 weeks a year traveling around the country evaluating girls' basketball players so I can provide player rankings to espnW and recruiting information to NCAA coaches. As you can imagine, during the course of my travels I constantly meet girls who tell me they
How Big 12 expansion candidates stack up in basketball
Earlier this month, the Big 12 publicized its pursuit of potential new members after months of speculation about expansion. Those contenders have been measured by their football prowess. We understand. That's the driving force in collegiate athletics. But we'd like Bob Bowlsby, the Big 12's
Jim Boeheim, Syracuse coach, says Carmelo Anthony unlikely to be champ
Carmelo Anthony made men's Olympic basketball history on Sunday when he won his third gold medal. Two days later, Anthony's college coach offered a sobering prediction for the remainder of the veteran's NBA career. "He's unlikely to win an NBA title Syracuse Orange ?coach Jim Boeheim said,
Gregg Popovich will lead the team he was left off of four decades ago
SAN ANTONIO -- You crave the recipe of his secret sauce. You believe you've identified some of its special ingredients: draft foreign players, shoot corner 3s, emphasize defense, share the ball, victimize trembling sideline reporters. You'd like to believe you've captured the essence of the bearded
US Badminton Players Work to Reverse the "Backyard Curse"
Badminton superfans hate the widespread American notion that the sport is a backyard lark, but most Americans can't see past their leisurely encounters with the game at barbeques
Tennessee Athletic Director Dave Hart to Retire in June 2017
Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart will retire next summer after a tumultuous tenure that included consolidation of the men's and women's athletic departments, improvements in fundraising and facilities and the settlement of a Title IX lawsuit