Inaugural Lone Star Showcase announced

CEDAR PARK, Tex. – Eight NCAA Division I women’s basketball programs will descend upon the heart of Texas this Thanksgiving as the inaugural Lone Star Showcase is held at Cedar Park Center in Cedar Park, located on the outskirts of Austin. The event will showcase some of the best of women’s college basketball as seven of…

2015 Gulf Coast Showcase brackets announced

ESTERO, Fla. – The Murray State men’s basketball program, which won 25 consecutive games before being upset in its conference championship game in March, will open the third annual Gulf Coast Showcase at Germain Arena against UW-Milwaukee, while NCAA powerhouses Stanford and Louisville drew in opposite brackets of the women’s tournament, as pairings were released Tuesday…

2015 Gulf Coast Showcase tournament fields announced

ESTERO, Fla. – Sixteen NCAA Division I basketball programs will descend upon Southwest Florida this Thanksgiving as the third-annual Gulf Coast Showcase is staged at Germain Arena in Estero, Fla. The men’s eight-team tournament, designed to showcase the top mid-major programs from across the country, will be held Nov. 23-25; it will be immediately followed by…

Oklahoma State crowned MGM Grand Main Event champions

LAS VEGAS — Six games into the season the Oklahoma State basketball team is unbeaten and already has a tournament championship. But that doesn’t mean coach Travis Ford is content. Far from it. After beating in-state rival Tulsa 73-58 to capture the MGM Grand Main Event title Wednesday, Ford emphasized the importance of continuing to…

Tony Delk joins SEC Network as college basketball analyst

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — SEC Network will televise 118 Southeastern Conference men’s basketball games in its inaugural season and surround coverage with sportscasters, former coaches and former players with extensive SEC expertise. The experience of Dave Baker, Barry Booker, Joe Dean Jr., Daymeon Fishback, Tom Hart, Darrin Horn, Dave Neal, Will Perdue and Jon Sundvold highlight…