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“Pleasant Valley boys basketball hopes to capture first state championship”—Sharon Martin
“CIF Basketball Picks & Previews”—CalHiSports Northern California teams are shut out in the CalHiSports game predictions.
Frankie (Burlingame High) Ferrari provided 15 points plus six assists as host USF downed Campbell 65-62 on Thursday. The Dons played their way into the CBI tournament finals against North Texas in a best-of-three tournament. » Read more articles about Frankie Ferrari.
6-foot-2 sophomore Jaron Dickson of Modesto Junior College possesses some impressive numbers for the 2017-18 season. Try 15.7 points per game alongside 6.2 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 2.0 steals. He generated a 2.3 assist-to-turnover ratio. But of equal or greater importance are his values. Asked why he didn’t set out for a new school after Read More…
Verbal Commits: “Pacific and UT Martin offered 2018 Lake Land College (IL) F/C Amel Kuljuhovic.” He’s 6-foot-10, 250 with a number of offers from low majors across the country.
Coach Andrew Jones: “Sac City PG Cinco Durr committed to UC Merced where he will play as a junior next season. A true scholar-athlete? Congrats Cinco!”
Per Verbal Commits, CCSF’s Eddie Stansberry now has an offer from Loyola Marymount. Expect Hawaii to extend this weekend. » Read more articles about Eddie Stansberry.
Verbal Commits: “Cal Poly G Jared Rice (RS FR) has received permission to contact other schools.” He’s a 5-foot-11 point out of Central Catholic High who walked-on and redshirted this season. » Read more articles about Jared Rice.
“Girardi pleased with Season 2 of unique coaching situation”—Joe Cortez » Read more in-depth analysis of basketball coaching in my `Coaching is a Risky Business’ cornerstone article.
“How Eric Musselman’s obsession made Nevada an NCAA Tournament regular again”—Chris Murray » Read more in-depth analysis of basketball coaching in my `Coaching is a Risky Business’ cornerstone article.
“Why two top basketball coaches in Sacramento area are stepping down”—Joe Davidson » Read more in-depth analysis of basketball coaching in my `Coaching is a Risky Business’ cornerstone article.
In a CIT quarterfinal game on Wednesday, Isaiah (Placer High/Sierra College/Portland State) Pineiro scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in San Diego’s 86-75 loss to Northern Colorado. » Read more articles about Isaiah Pineiro.
“Nathan Robinson powers Las Lomas-Walnut Creek to state title shot”—Mitch Stephens “How Las Lomas star made homecoming special”—Darren Sabedra » Read more articles about Nathan Robinson.
“The Sacramento area has won 16 state basketball titles. Here’s what sets each apart”—Joe Davidson
“Euro step: Why these former NBA players have opted to play overseas rather than in the league”—Marc J. Spears Spears just keeps on presenting fascinating subject after fascinating subject. He’s a treasure.
“North Carolina cop: ‘This fear of black men is real’ At the same time police officers are thinking, ‘just stay alive’”—Marc W. Wright
The Exodus Coming on the heels of a 4-26 overall, 1-17 Mountain West Conference season, the recent transferring of three players from San Jose State University (SJSU) could possibly be seen as a blessing. However, the departures of junior Ryan Welage, redshirt freshman Keith Fisher III and junior Jaycee Hillsman means the top three Spartan scorers and rebounders from this Read More…
Jeremy Ray: “Blessed to say that I will be furthering my academic and basketball career at Fresno Pacific University!” He’s a 6-foot-1 guard out of Kingsburg High (Fresno County). » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business’ cornerstone article.
“Spencer Heimerdinger: “First and foremost I’d like to thank all of my coaches, friends, and family who have helped me become who I am as a person and as a player. Thank you to all the coaches who have recruited me but I’m excited to announce my commitment to Fresno Pacific University!” He’s a 6-foot-8 Read More…
Chuck Hayes Basketball: “Congrats to CHB 17u and @MC_basketball player Tyler Williams (@hoopsquad_) on receiving a scholarship offer from Cal State Monterey Bay” » Read more articles about Tyler Williams. » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business’ cornerstone article.
Lester Diaz: “Another ex player with that offer. Spirit Ricks with offer from Chicago State U” The 6-foot-7 Ricks is a freshman out of Patterson High. He averaged 10.3 point and 7.0 rebounds this season. » Read more in-depth analysis of the basketball recruiting process in my `Recruiting is a Seriously Funny Business’ cornerstone article.
Gavilan College MBB: “Congrats to 6’6” SO Kenneth Modica, Jr. from Baton Rouge, LA. Ken gave his verbal commitment to @GoRedHawks this past weekend. He is excited to join the Simpson family this Fall. Big thank you to Coach Franklin and Coach Jansen.” Modica’s most important contribution was averaging 6.0 rebounds a game this season. Read More…
“Imhoff Named NAIA National Player of the Year”—Carroll College athletics » Read more articles about Ryan Imhoff.
“Shaq, Pippen Jr… Kim K? CIF finals will have Sheldon keeping up with the Kardashians”—Joe Davidson