CCSF Mens Basketball: “Terrell Brown @hooplife_tj has received an offer from New Mexico State” » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business’ cornerstone article.
Austin Fadal: “Blessed to receive an offer from Eastern Washington University” The 6-foot-3 guard is spending this season at Hillcrest Prep in Arizona. » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business’ cornerstone article.
Here are the starting brackets for the Gridley Invitational Basketball Tournament: Thursday December 7th 2017 4:00: Folsom v Capital Christian 5:30: Sheldon v Woodcreek 7: 00: Salesian v Gridley 8:30: Archbishop Mitty v Dublin That’s quite an impressive lineup.
City College of San Francisco Golden Gate Classic 2017 Featuring Skyline College, Contra Costa College, San Joaquin Delta College, College of the Sequoias, Sierra College, CCSF, San Jose City College, Diablo Valley College December 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Link
“Humboldt State admins claim booster fundraising efforts failed”—Ryan Sparks “Humboldt State’s administration has let its student-athletes down”—Danny Penza
Despite a very solid 16 points, four rebounds and three assists from Christian (Modesto Christian High) Ellis, SIU-Edwardsville fell 86-59 to Southern Illinois on Wednesday.
“Vallejo High School basketball team outruns Armijo in season opener”—Matt O’Donnell “Hillsdale holds off Terra Nova in back-and-forth, action-packed game”—Nathan Mollat
“Bethel High School boys basketball team looks much improved”—Matt O’Donnell
“NVC basketball searching to find its identity”—Marty James
“Traditional powers top Bee’s preseason boys and girls basketball rankings”—Joe Davidson
“Jimmy Wohrer led the Puget Sound men’s basketball team to three road wins against Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Teams to earn Logger Club Logger of the Week for the second consecutive week. The junior guard scored a team-high 27 points when the Loggers edged out Redlands, 116-115, Nov. 22. Once again, he led his Read More…
On Wednesday, Fresno City College downed host DeAnza College 81-69 as Fred (Weston Ranch High) Lavender led the victors with 17 points and teammate Drew (Sheldon High) Cobb posted a 13 point, 11 rebound double-double. full box On Tuesday, Butte College handled visiting College of Marin 97-58. Game report
Saw this headline: “Jeff Lebo is out because he couldn’t win at ECU—but who could?” and thought about its applicability to various local and regional basketball teams. Are there any northern California D1 programs that season-after-season have consistently won throughout the last couple of decades while simultaneously earning a number of Big Dance invitations? St. Read More…
Basketball coaching is not just about knowing the X’s-and-O’s of practice and game plans. There are multiple in-game nuances involved, communications to manage, plus culture to develop and maintain as well. The human interaction portion is the most difficult to master. Chico State’s Greg Clink became the Wildcats’ head coach in 2008. He inherited a Read More…
In six games and six starts for Oklahoma State, graduate transfer Kendall Smith is averaging 11.3 points per game alongside 4.0 assists and 3.5 rebounds. He is shooting 38%, 35% and 82% respectively. Smith is out of Deer Valley High.
“Cal Assistant Basketball Coach on leave from program”—Hoop Dirt
UC Santa Barbara bested host USF 79-72 on Tuesday as Jalen (St. Patrick-St. Vincent/City College San Francisco) Canty provided 12 points, six rebounds, three assists and two blocked shots to the winning cause. Teammate Gabe (St. Mary’s-Stockton) Vincent contributed 13 points plus four assists. Freshman Souley (Oakland Tech) Boum tallied 17 points (12-14 at the Read More…
Daniel (Los Altos High) Rosenbaum scored 20 points on 9-11 shooting and Micah (Lick-Wilmerding) Elan led with seven assists as Pomona-Pitzer bopped Life Pacific 97-74 on Tuesday.
On Tuesday in Turlock, Stanislaus State topped Sonoma State 76-67 despite Jordan (St. Patrick-St. Vincent/Santa Rosa JC) Hickman leading the Seawolves with 24 points.
“The James Clark Classic Tournament”—Signal The Light Basketball Teams: Chabot (0-5), Napa (1-4), Merced (1-6), (10) Las Positas (4-3), Siskiyous (0-6), Cosumnes River (2-3), (9) Feather River (5-1), (14) Sacramento (4-2) Dates: November 30-December 2
“Warriors to show Oakland some love with debut of ‘The Town’ jerseys”—Marc J. Spears
“What We Learned – 11/27/17”—John Crumpacker
“Who Are The NBA’s Best Defenders Right Now?”—Kyle Wagner It gets a little technical but remains an interesting read.
“High school basketball in the era of entitlement”—Mark Ziegler Some moves are the right thing to do, many aren’t but most of us don’t know which change belongs in what category. We aren’t privy to the truth. Still, too many adults are failing kids.
“The Bilas Opus: Here to rescue college basketball”