Tag: NCAA Basketball

April 5, 2017 Diamond Holton No comments exist

After careful consideration, the Georgetown Hoyas have named former college and NBA star Patrick Ewing as head men’s basketball coach on Monday. Ewing sworn in Wednesday morning at the campus. Ewing replaced John Thompson III, son of former Hoyas coach John Thompson, Jr. He played for John Thompson, Jr. while attending Georgetown from 1981-1985 leading…

April 2, 2017 Yousef Hattar No comments exist

Coming out of high school Melo Trimble was one of the top recruits in the nation. He gained a lot of attention as he dominated high school basketball in the state of Maryland. He recently declared for the 2017 NBA Draft, so let’s dissect his career and point out some potential landing spots: Career At…

March 16, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

After giving up a 16 point lead, St. Mary’s advances with an 85-77 win over VCU.  This game started off like a ping-pong match going back and forth.  In the first half of the game, there were six lead changes between the two teams.  Both battled hard and did not want to be the team…

March 16, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

Purdue held on for a hard fought 80-70 win over lower seeded Vermont.  When a 13th seed plays a 4th seed, they are serious underdogs that people overlook.  However, during the first half of the game, viewers could not tell which team was which.  At the ten minute mark of the first half, Vermont led…

March 5, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

Senior night at the Dean Smith Center featured the North Carolina Tar Heels and the Duke Blue Devils. Even though North Carolina had the #1 seed locked up in the ACC tournament, they still wanted revenge. These two long-time rivals played just one month prior and the Blue Devils topped UNC 86-78. In that game,…

February 16, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

The North Carolina Tar Heels are coming off a great win against the North Carolina State Wolfpack. After losing a tough game against Duke, fans feared they wouldn’t recover quickly. But UNC showed up versus NC State winning by a score 87-73. Head coach Roy Williams will look to keep his team on the right…

February 1, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

NCAA basketball has produced some great games this year and North Carolina’s most recent was no different. They had an end-to-end barn burner with the Pittsburgh Panthers. The contest finished 80-78 after Justin Jackson and Joel Berry II came through in the clutch. Relying on three-point shots has mainly been the issue for the Tar…