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Nedim Hodzic’s record-breaking basketball career at the University of Waterloo is coming to an end

WATERLOO – It took two days for the reality to sink in that his spectacular basketball career at the University of Waterloo had come to an end. Nedim Hodzic played his last game Saturday night, an eight-point loss to Lakehead Thunderwolves at the Physical Activities Complex. The Warriors had already been knocked out of the […]

Sischo’s glittering basketball career at Daemen College comes to a gentle end

The past week has been a happy and sad time for Daemen College men’s basketball player Andrew Sischo. On March 4, the 6-foot-9 Guilderland center and Guilderland High graduate was named East Coast Conference Player of the Year for the fourth straight season. He celebrated the honor by scoring 35 points and 14 rebounds in […]

Truck Bryant ends his professional basketball career | WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers Sports Coverage

West Virginia Bryant Guard Truck (2009-12) MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — He mostly went under the radar around Christmas time, sort of a footnote to West Virginia basketball history. Most of the time it came in agate form, if at all, more of a social media ad than anything in mainstream media, but it tasted bittersweet. Truck […]

Former SPASH Trevor Anderson ends his basketball career due to injury

SPASH’s all-time leading scorer Trevor Anderson saw his college basketball career come to an end last Wednesday as a lingering back injury ended his final year of athletic eligibility. Anderson was hoping to finish on a high with Valparaiso in 2021-22, after several injuries prevented him from maintaining momentum in his college career. “I was […]

Southland Sharks add new name to 2022 National Basketball League roster

GRANT MATTHEW / Fairfax NZ / Stuff Jaylen Gerrand, pictured playing for the Taranaki Mountainairs in 2017, signed with the Southland Sharks for the 2022 National Basketball League. The Southland Sharks have added a new name to their roster ahead of this year’s National Basketball League of New Zealand. Sharks management have confirmed they have […]

Riders crowned BBL Cup champions

BBL Cup FinalLeicester Riders 83-69 Manchester Giants (15-20, 45-28, 60-51)(Riders – Crandall 26, Mackenzie 15, Lovett 12; Giants – Armstrong 18, Artison 12, Anderson/Steel 9) Leicester Riders won the BBL Cup after beating Manchester Giants 83-69 in the final at Birmingham’s Utilita Arena. The Riders capped off a memorable afternoon in front of a record […]

Holderness graduate recalls how school prepared him for a basketball career

3,600 miles from his home in Frankfurt, Germany, Roland Nyama’s first impression of life at Holderness School was: “New Hampshire is weird. “The school is in the middle of nowhere,” recalls Nyama, a 2013 graduate, with a chuckle. “The biggest adjustment was probably the language barrier and some cultural differences. You walk the streets and […]

High School Basketball: Business as Usual for Undefeated Bangor Girls | Interior preparations

BANGOR — They defended and they bounced back. They created free runs by forcing turnovers and earned extra opportunities by getting their hands on loose basketballs under their own basket. The Bangor High School girls’ basketball team was certainly impressed with those aspects of their performance in Thursday night’s 91-50 Scenic Bluffs conference win over […]

All-Star 5 – Week 15

After a weekend of exclusive action in the BBL Trophy first round, the BBL All-Star 5 is led by two record-holding British internationals, alongside a pair of Glen Luss Glasgow Rocks and a veteran star from Division 1 of the National Basketball League. Dan Clark – Giants of ManchesterAll-time top scorer for the British national […]

Antoine Davis sets career basketball scoring record at Detroit Mercy

Detroit Mercy basketball had not played since Dec. 19, thanks to three COVID cancellations; visiting Milwaukee would likely wish that streak lasted a few more days, as the Titans buried the Panthers on Friday night, 85-60. Antoine Davis of the UDM started Friday 35 points behind Rashad Phillips (1998-2001) for the school’s all-time leading scorer. […]

League leaders win both monthly awards

That’s a double award in December for the league-leading Leicester drivers as they finished 2021 atop the BBL Championship and through to the BBL Cup Final, which rewarded Rob Paternostro and Marc Loving. Leicester’s game caller Paternostro is named Molten’s December Coach of the Month Kevin Cadle BBL, winning him for the first time this […]

Injury ends Bradley women’s college basketball career

University of Bradley head guard Gabi Haack waves to the crowd while receiving the game ball from head coach Andrea Gorski during a ceremony during the game after setting the all-time career high of the school in a win over Wisconsin at the Renaissance Coliseum Friday, November 19, 2021. PEORIA – Gabi Haack has suffered […]

NBL news 2021-22: Melbourne United imports Caleb Agada’s basketball career inspired by his mother

Melbourne United import Caleb Agada has to thank his mother for inspiring his basketball career, but not in the traditional sense. here’s why Susan Agada never liked basketball. Who could blame her? The single mother was fleeing a situation of poverty in Nigeria in search of a better life and more opportunities for herself, Caleb […]

Melbourne United imports mother-inspired Caleb Agada basketball career

Caleb Agada has exploded for Melbourne United. Susan Agada never liked basketball. Who could blame her? The single mother was fleeing a situation of poverty in Nigeria in search of a better life and more opportunities for herself, Caleb Agada, 6, and her older sister, Justine. The trio made their home in Canada, where Susan […]

Join a Yahoo Fantasy Basketball League and Target These Players

Special for Yahoo Sports If you were officially knocked out of your fantasy football league last weekend, don’t worry. The NBA season is only heating up and you can still draft a fantastic basketball team on Yahoo. As we get you ready for your draft and catch up with you on what you might have […]

Join the fantasy basketball league ahead of the Christmas NBA roster

FILE PHOTO: (LR) No.6 Jalen McDaniels, No.2 LaMelo Ball, No.3 Terry Rozier and No.0 Charlotte Hornets Miles Bridges react late in the fourth quarter in their game against the Golden State Warriors at the Spectrum Center on November 14, 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo: Jacob Kupferman / Getty Images) Special for Yahoo Sports Now […]

Rockets return to veteran squad for 2021-22 basketball campaign

HAZLET – It’s all about ‘seizing the day’ for the Raritan High School boys’ basketball team as the Rockets prepare to kick off the 2021-22 season. This is the motto that coach Denis Caruano has been preaching to his players since the start of training just after Thanksgiving. With a mentality similar to the one […]

Join the Fantasy Basketball League Ahead of the Christmas NBA Slate

Special for Yahoo Sports The fantasy football season is coming to an end, so now is the perfect time to join a fantasy basketball league on Yahoo. As we try to help you prepare for your upcoming drafts, here are some things to keep in mind when selecting your team. [Still time to join or […]

Tchoukuiegno’s career night propels Wildcats beyond Central Connecticut State – The New Hampshire

WILDCATS 67, BLUE DEVILS 45 DURHAM, NH – The University of New Hampshire (UNH) Wildcats (4-2, 0-0) stayed in the win column on Saturday night with a 67-45 win over the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (CCSU) (2-7, 0-0). They’re an unlikely pair of players who did the work for New Hampshire in this one. […]

Beeman, Clayton, McLaughlin Shepherd Rams in the basketball campaign | News, Sports, Jobs

Clayton SHEPHERDSTOWN – The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Eastern Division coaches are truly in awe of the veteran Shepherd women’s basketball team. This group elected the Rams as the second best team in the division, just inches from Shippensburg and ahead of Kutztown, East Stroudsburg and Lock Haven in the nine-team group. The best team […]

Late start to basketball career doesn’t keep Cape Breton Capers ahead of college-level performance

SYDNEY, NS – When it comes to her playing on the court, Kiyara Letlow is considered an average basketball player adapting to Atlantic varsity sport. The Toronto product leads the Capers Capers women’s basketball program with 20.4 points per game. Although his attack was noticed by fans, it would be surprising to learn that basketball […]

Topeka High softball star NiJa Canady reflects on his basketball career

Topeka High star softball player NiJaree Canady announced her commitment to play softball at Stanford University on October 12. Canady was an athlete in two sports during her time at Topeka High. With her commitment to the Stanford official, she made the decision to forgo the basketball season to continue preparing for the rigors of […]

Lots of New Faces in YSU Basketball – Business Journal Daily

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A recent trip to a remote camp for two days of basketball, bonfires, camaraderie, and no cell service brought the University’s men’s basketball team together. Youngstown State, which has five transfers and four freshmen. Coach Jerrod Calhoun insists there is no magic formula to involving newcomers and returning players. The Penguins, who […]

Lovelace signs with Milligan University to pursue basketball career | Sports

Nina Lovelace of Morristown West had one goal in mind when she started playing sports at a young age. This goal was to play at the college level. That’s a goal Lovelace reached on Wednesday night by signing with Milligan University to further his college and basketball career. After years of hard work and dedication, […]

Hempfield graduate Kason Harrell made an impact in Ireland’s professional basketball league again

If Kason Harrell is nothing else, he’s grateful. Reflexive. Humble. He literally stops to take stock of his blessings, and playing basketball is always high on his list. “God is good,” said Harrell, a Hempfield and Purdue Fort Wayne graduate who has returned to Ireland to play professionally. Harrell, 24, once again played for the […]

GHV’s Frank consolidates his basketball career by focusing on volleyball | Northern Iowa High School Women’s Basketball

Chloe Frank won’t need to dig through her closet and get rid of her school colors or anything that says “Cardinals.” The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura senior remains consistent for her collegiate plans. Frank announced on Twitter on September 4 his commitment to the William Jewell Women’s Basketball Program as part of the Class of 2022. It is […]

Bennett Koch returns for third season

Bennett Koch has signed for a third consecutive season with the B. Braun Sheffield Sharks. The 6’10” center from Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin returns to South Yorkshire following the 2020-21 campaign where he contributed 10.4 points per game with 4.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists on 59.4% of shots. Koch has many admirers on the British basketball circuit […]

Former UMaine star Blanca Millan signs with top professional basketball league in Spain

Blanca Millan stays at home. The former University of Maine women’s basketball star, fifth on the school’s all-time leading scorers list with 1,974 points, signed a one-year deal with CB Gran Canaria in her native Spain . CB Gran Canaria plays in the top professional league in Spain. Millan, who could have returned to UMaine […]

Tre Mitchell will continue his basketball career in Texas

Published: 06/15/2021 19:48:37 Tre Mitchell swapped brown for burnt orange. The former UMass men’s basketball center will continue his basketball career in Texas, he announced Tuesday. “What y’all say??? Hang ’em up,” Mitchell tweeted. “Austin, are you ready?” The sophomore from Pittsburgh will have three more years of eligibility due to the extra COVID-19 year. […]

Myles Garrett “Retires” From Basketball Career – Like All Those NFL Stars

When the NBA playoffs end, many athletes’ hopes of winning the Larry O’Brien Trophy end with it. But the “dream” of a non-NBA athlete came to an unexpected end in the first round of the playoffs. Myles Garrett, the Cleveland Browns defensive end who has blown social media in recent months with his basketball exploits, […]

Maximus Edwards will continue his basketball career at Kansas St.

STRATFORD – It’s always nice to come home, see family, visit old friends, even go to your old playgrounds, places where you may have achieved past sporting glory. Maximus Edwards was able to get a lot at Bunnell High: a league championship, more than 1,000 career points in three seasons, the accolades that come with […]

Blake Francis to pursue professional basketball career

History links RICHMOND, Virginia – Blake Francois will declare himself for the 2021 NBA Draft and begin his professional basketball career, the Spiders goaltender announced on Tuesday. Francis, who received his undergraduate degree in Richmond in May 2020, spent the last year pursuing a master’s degree in human resources management in Richmond. It will forgo […]

Marcus Zegarowski turns pro and ends Creighton’s decorated basketball career | Basketball

Jon Nyatawa Omaha World Herald Creighton junior Marcus Zegarowski will enter the NBA draft and end his college career with the Jays, he announced Tuesday. The first-team All-Big East point guard wrote on Twitter that he had an “amazing experience at Creighton.” He thanked CU coaches, administrators, teammates and fans. He also thanked his family […]

Mark Smith Enters Transfer Portal, Ending His Basketball Career Mizzou

After three years with Missouri men’s basketball, senior shooting guard Mark Smith entered the transfer portal this weekend. Smith was one of five Tigers in their traditional final year of NCAA eligibility, but holds the option for an additional season due to the coronavirus pandemic. There is no guarantee that Smith will use this extra […]

‘All About Basketball’: Jalen Bridges’ Basketball Career Has Always Been About Learning

There was a time when a young Jalen Bridges might have thought his future was in baseball. The WVU forward was dragging his bat bag around Bridgeport, West Virginia stadium for his little league games, perhaps one day thinking of the big leagues. But then he picked up a basketball. “As soon as he touched […]

Dansville boys ready for curtailed basketball campaign in 2021

DANSVILLE – A lot has happened since the Dansville men’s basketball team took to the court in February. The Mustangs ended the 2019-20 season with a deceptive 4-17 record, which would become the last sport many seniors (not to mention subclasses) would play the rest of the year. With COVID-19 looming and looming, there were […]

Mount Saint Joseph, Villanova graduate, Alex Louin goes global with a basketball career – thereporteronline

Alex Louin still marvels at the distance traveled by an orange ball. An all-state artist at Mount Saint Joseph Academy and an All Big-East star in Villanova, Louin’s basketball career has continued prolifically overseas. Although her third year of professional career has been put on hold, Louin was in the middle of another very productive […]

Schmelzer puts his professional soccer dream on hold to pursue his basketball career

MILWAUKEE (WIFR) — McKaela Schmelzer always wanted to play professional football, but after the NCAA offered an extra year of eligibility for its athletes, that dream had to be put on hold. The Harlem graduate wanted to play one more season in basketball. “I couldn’t let something I know be good for something I don’t […]

Friday Five: Men’s Basketball Career Score Leaders

By Ryan Frye, Morehead State Athletic Media Relations MOREHEAD, Ky. – With many historic record projects and updates underway, Morehead State Athletics wants to continue to take the time to highlight historic records and performances from the Athletic Department’s 93-year history. To do this, we bring you our weekly feature “The Friday Five” which highlights […]

Zach Hunsaker ’20 ends college basketball career

Zach Hunsaker ’20 was proclaimed leader of the men’s basketball team the moment he was traded to Brown as a sophomore, serving as team captain during his three seasons with the Bears. Before coming to Brown, Hunsaker played for Snow College, a community college near his hometown of Orem, Utah. He was part of the […]

College basketball career leaders

College basketball’s career leaders include players from a surprising number of different eras, decades, and programs. Some made the list even without the 3-point line. Creighton’s Doug McDermott is the most recent player to find a spot in the top 5, as he finished with 3,150 points. That’s a huge number, but it’s well behind […]

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