24 college basketball teams bound for Southwest Florida in the Gulf Coast Showcase and Naples Invitational

ESTERO, Fla. – College basketball returns to Southwest Florida this November when the ninth-annual Gulf Coast Showcase tips off at Hertz Arena bringing 16 teams to the market Thanksgiving week. And for 2021, tournament operator bdG Sports also is launching the Naples Invitational, a new eight-team tournament held at the Community School of Naples. The…

Louisville, Maryland, Stanford, NC State among 19 men’s & women’s NCAA teams bound for “Baha Mar Hoops” during Thanksgiving week

NASSAU, THE BAHAMAS – Baha Mar, the leading resort destination in The Bahamas, revealed today 19 NCAA men’s and women’s teams who will participate in the newly announced “Baha Mar Hoops” event, making it the largest early season event in all of college basketball. The weeklong slate of games is headlined on the men’s side by…

Duke-Zags sold out as Continental Tire secures naming rights

LAS VEGAS – Continental Tire, headquartered in Fort Mill, South Carolina, will serve as the title sponsor of the highly anticipated match-up between Duke and Gonzaga in November as announced today by the event’s promoter bdG Sports. The “Continental Tire Challenge” –  the first college basketball event to sell out for the 2021-22 season –…

Peter Uihlein wins MGM Resorts Championship at Paiute

LAS VEGAS – Peter Uihlein ran away with his second career Korn Ferry Tour victory on Sunday with a final-round 3-under 69 to win the MGM Resorts Championship at Paiute. Uihlein outpaced David Lipsky and Jamie Lovemark by four strokes at Paiute Golf Resort’s Sun Mountain course. “Very difficult, the wind was relentless,” said Uihlein.…

MGM Resorts Championship at Paiute Pro-Am Results

LAS VEGAS – The team led by Korn Ferry Tour pros Davis Riley and Lee Hodges shot the low score to win the MGM Resorts Championship at Paiute Pro-Am. The ams on the team included Dan Carvalho, Jimmy Lee, Tom Breitling and new UNLV men’s basketball coach Kevin Kruger. -17 -15 -15 -15 -14 -14…

Las Vegas Korn Ferry Tour pros make moves ahead of next week’s MGM Resorts Championship at Paiute

LAS VEGAS – David Lipsky, who calls Las Vegas home, shot a 3-under 67 in the final round of the Emerald Coast Classic last week to force a playoff before a bogey on the first playoff hole ended his day with a second-place finish.Lipsky, who hails from Los Angeles and played his collegiate golf at…

Arizona, Michigan, Wichita State & UNLV headline 2021 Roman Main Event in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – Ask any Michigan fan the final refrain to the school’s iconic fight song and the response will most certainly include “Hail! Hail! To Michigan, the champions of the West!” Those words may very well ring true when Coach Juwan Howard leads his No. 4-ranked Wolverines west next season to Las Vegas for…

November heavyweight bout pits Duke vs. Gonzaga at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas Friday, Nov. 26, 2021

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is the home to some of the biggest matches of all-time – Tyson vs. Holyfield, Sugar Ray vs. “Hit Man” Hearns and Mayweather vs. McGregor, among others – but this November, no game in all of college basketball will rival the heavyweight battle between Duke and Gonzaga. The two programs…