Saturday, July 21, 2018

What’s up with these young people? Part II

Two more indicators today of the times we live in, following ESPN's commentary yesterday on the same issue. First, a piece on the recent slate...

USA Today top 25 coaches poll

Like the AP poll, not a lot of movement this week, due to the holiday break, in the USA Today top 25 coaches poll: 1. Connecticut 2....

More goodies

Tonight's result: The Mystics downed the Wings, 87-79, to claim their second consecutive win. It was Glory Johnson's first game back for Dallas from suspension,...

An Alzheimer’s primer

The news began to break last night that legendary Tennessee coach Pat Summitt's health had been declining over the past week. Hospice had been...

Beautiful Pat Summitt memories

"Pat Summitt is not gone. She's free." Her last great gift was sharing her fight with Alzheimer's. Knoxville reporter Dan Fleser and Pat Summitt had...

Celebrating anniversaries!

Eight years ago today, I started this blog. I was inspired by my passion and love for the game since 1982, and "Hoopism" became...

Last six days of the regular season on tap

Playoffs: With one week to go in the regular season, the playoff picture is clearer. Tomorrow's game schedule: Fever at Sun Mystics at Liberty Stars at Dream Lynx at Sky Mercury...

Pac-12 preview: Stanford University

It's a new era for Stanford, who has had to share their spot atop the Pac-12 Conference the last few years, after owning it...

So very very very many stories and characters in them

(Which is my favorite thing about college hoops) Athlete protests: The Arkansas players who kneeled during the Anthem last week will be required to stand from...

Some love for day two

Today's results: Villanova handed Purdue their second straight loss of the season, 58-44. #10 Mississippi State pounded Maine, 87-43. #19 Kentucky thrashed Albany, 70-46. Evelyn Akhator lead...
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