Big West Conference announces move of 2021 Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships to Las Vegas

IRVINE, CA – The Big West Conference announced today it will move the 2021 Big West Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships, presented by Hawai’i Tourism Authority, to the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, March 9-13, 2021. Due to the cancellation of conference games during the 2020-21 schedule, all 10 men’s and nine…

bdG Sports’ college basketball bubbles boast spotless testing results

LEXINGTON, Ky. – bdG Sports, one of the nation’s largest providers of college basketball content, conducted two event “bubbles” during the first week of the basketball season that included regular COVID-19 testing and venue tracing and management, both of which permitted all games in each location to be played. With 11 NCAA Division I men’s…

Coaches vs. Cancer golf auction tops $200,000

LEXINGTON, Ky. – In a one-of-a-kind auction that concluded on Black Friday, more than 100 college basketball coaches and national celebrities joined forces to raise more than $200,000 to assist Coaches vs. Cancer in its continuing battle against  cancer. The Coaches vs. Cancer “Member for a Day” Golf Auction, presented by MGM Resorts International, had…

#2 Baylor makes most of last-minute trip to #VegasBubble with two wins

LAS VEGAS – #2 Baylor made the most of its last-minute trip to Las Vegas taking home two victories over Louisiana (112-82) and Washington (86-52) at T-Mobile Arena. The two games were the first for the season for the Bears after having to rearrange its schedule due to head coach Scott Drew testing positive for…

Paiute Las Vegas Championship announced for April date on Korn Ferry Tour

LAS VEGAS – Professional golf returns to the Valley for the third time in six months as the Paiute Las Vegas Championship, a Korn Ferry Tour (www.kornferrytour.com) event, will be played April 12-18, 2021 at Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort (www.lvpaiutegolf.com), organizers announced today. Local members of the Tour, who are competing as a part of…

No. 12 Maryland, Nov. 14 Arkansas stage thriller in final game of women’s #BeachBubble

ESTERO, FLA. – No. 12 Maryland and No. 14 Arkansas staged a thriller in the final game of the women’s #BeachBubble at Alico Arena. The Terps put up 41 points in the third quarter en route to a 115-96 win over the Razorbacks. Maryland, Arkansas, Missouri State and Wake Forest all finished 2-1 in the…

Abilene Christian crowned men’s champions of #BeachBubble

ESTERO, FLA. – Abilene Christian swept the men’s side of the #BeachBubble and were crowned champions of the event after going 3-0 in the event which featured a set schedule after several teams bowed out of the tournament due to COVID-19. ACU beat ETSU, Austin Peay and Omaha en route to the title.    …

College basketball coaches and celebrities donate local rounds of golf in Coaches vs. Cancer auction

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Nearly 100 college basketball coaches and national celebrities have joined forces during the global pandemic to assist Coaches vs. Cancer in raising funds to fight cancer. The Coaches vs. Cancer “Member for a Day” Golf Auction, presented by MGM Resorts International, will be a virtual auction that tips off Wednesday, Nov. 18…