ESTERO, Fla. – A deep women’s field headlined by two top-10 teams and last season’s national runner-up will descend upon Southwest Florida when the fourth-annual Gulf Coast Showcase tips off during Thanksgiving week. In addition to the hometown FGCU Eagles, the ladies’ draw features Ohio State, Baylor and Syracuse among the eight-team field. The men’s tournament…Details
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – The Old Dominion men’s basketball team (25-13) won the inaugural Vegas 16 Championship, as the Monarchs took down Oakland (25-12) by a 68-67 score on Wednesday night at the Mandalay Bay Arena. Trey Freeman was named the Tournament MVP, while being joined by teammate Aaron Bacote on the All-Tournament Team. ODU…Details
LAS VEGAS – Six teams with 20-plus wins, the nation’s top-scoring offense, and some of college basketball’s best talent headline the inaugural Vegas 16. The new men’s NCAA Division I postseason tournament, which is slated to tip off on March 28, is an eight-team, single-elimination, three-day event that will be played at Mandalay Bay in Las…Details
LAS VEGAS – College basketball’s newest postseason event, the Vegas 16, has reached a multi-platform agreement with CBS Sports for coverage of the inaugural tournament on CBS Sports Network and the College Sports Live digital streaming service from CBS Interactive Advanced Media. CBS Sports Network will televise seven games, the quarterfinals, semifinals and championship game, while…Details
LAS VEGAS – Entering the final month of the regular season, college basketball teams are beginning to focus their attention on March Madness options, and among them, the new Vegas 16, a 16-team post-season tournament played at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, March 26-30. Organizers have selected a group of individuals to serve…Details
VANCOUVER, B.C. – Premier basketball is back in Vancouver. Local officials, along with U.S.-based bd Global, announced that eight men’s and eight women’s basketball teams will descend upon the 2010 Olympic City in November 2017 and annually during the American Thanksgiving holiday week. During this week, National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) Division I men’s and…Details
LAS VEGAS (AP)- Mountain West Conference play doesn’t open until Dec. 30. By then, UNLV may have already made quite the name for itself.
Ike Nwamu scored 19 points and UNLV upset a ranked team for the second time this season, beating No. 15 Oregon 80-69 on Friday night.
ESTERO, Fla. (AP) – Briana Roberson scored a career-high 26 points, Lili Thompson added 17 and No. 13 Stanford needed overtime to hold off Purdue, 71-65 in the championship game of the Gulf Coast Classic Sunday. Erica McCall gave Stanford the lead on two free throws halfway through overtime and Roberson fed Kailee Johnson for…Details
CEDAR PARK, Texas – Senior Maggie Lyon led a quartet of Wildcats in double figures and matched a career-best 26 points as Northwestern (6-0, 0-0 B1G) closed out the Lone Star Showcase with a 78-75 win over No. RV East Carolina (6-2, 0-0 American) on Saturday night at the Cedar Park Center. The Wildcats were the only…Details
AUSTIN, Texas — Four Hawkeyes scored in double figures, leading the No. 21 University of Iowa women’s basketball team to a 64-50 win over Houston on Saturday in the Lone Star Showcase at the Cedar Park Center. Iowa finished 2-1, placed first in the tournament’s red bracket, and leaves Texas with a record of 6-1…Details