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charlotteobserver.com - Langston Wertz Jr. - Who are the best HS basketball teams in NC? Here are the latest statewide rankings
Who are the best HS basketball teams in NC? Here are the latest statewide rankings
CharlotteObserver.com

Rk.School (Cl)Rec.Prvs.1.Combine Academy (IND)3-012. Greensboro Day (IND)0-023.Cannon School (IND)4-064.Lake Norman Christian (IND)3-125.Burlington School (IND)4-156.Carmel Christian (IND)7-147.Winston-Salem Christian (IND)2-178.Word of God…

newsobserver.com - Steve Wiseman - Short on intensity against Michigan State, Duke basketball learned a tough lesson
Short on intensity against Michigan State, Duke basketball learned a tough lesson
NewsObserver.com

The good news for Duke was its amount of turnovers dropped. The bad news was not nearly enough of the Blue Devils' shots did. The No. 6 Blue Devils took much better care of the ball Tuesday night against No. 8 Michigan State than they did in…

barstoolsports.com - Chief - Notre Dame Has The Next Great College Basketball Villain; Dane Goodwin
Notre Dame Has The Next Great College Basketball Villain; Dane Goodwin
Barstool Sports

First things first...how did you guys like that semi colon in the title? I am not going to lie, I have no idea how to properly use a semi colon. Not even sure if I am spelling it correctly to be honest. Maybe because I didn't go to Notre Dame. You…

forbes.com - Karen Weaver - 200 NCAA College Football And Basketball Games Have Been Canceled In The Last 90 Days
200 NCAA College Football And Basketball Games Have Been Canceled In The Last 90 Days
Forbes

Icon Sportswire via Getty Images It's December 1. In the last three months, colleges and universities have cancelled or postponed over 200 football and basketball games. What started as a trickle of games being rescheduled to open weekends has now…

newsobserver.com - C.L. Brown - UNC basketball advances to Maui Invitational championship game with win over Stanford
UNC basketball advances to Maui Invitational championship game with win over Stanford
NewsObserver.com

No. 14 North Carolina remained perfect in its series history against Stanford with a win in the Maui Invitational on Tuesday. The Tar Heels (3-0) will face No. 17 Texas, which beat Indiana 66-44, for the tournament title Wednesday at 4 p.m., at the…

startribune.com - College basketball bosses: stop playing games, delay the season, give us May Madness instead
College basketball bosses: stop playing games, delay the season, give us May Madness instead
Star Tribune

The Gophers women's basketball team will begin its season on Wednesday with seven players who are healthy and available. The UConn women's basketball team has canceled three games, delaying the debut of freshman/Minnesota legend Paige Bueckers…

mail.com - The Latest: WVA not allowing basketball fans in December
The Latest: WVA not allowing basketball fans in December
mail.com

The university initially had capped fan attendance at 20% of capacity at 14,000-seat WVU Coliseum, or around 2,800. “To say that we are disappointed is quite an understatement, but the decision not to allow spectators in December is the…

kentucky.com - John Clay - EKU basketball's strong showing, Rick Pitino's attire and more random notes
EKU basketball's strong showing, Rick Pitino's attire and more random notes
Kentucky.com

▪ A.W. Hamilton is building something good at Eastern Kentucky. The Colonels were impressive in taking 4-0 Xavier to overtime before losing 99-96 in Cincinnati on Monday night. Now 2-1 on the season, the Colonels are at South…

sfchronicle.com - Ron Kroichick - Amid coronavirus, Bay Area colleges scramble to schedule basketball games
Amid coronavirus, Bay Area colleges scramble to schedule basketball games
San Francisco Chronicle

Jeff Wulbrun's week already had featured a flurry of phone calls, because Stanford's schedule absorbed one jolt before it even started: A positive coronavirus test forced Utah Valley to cancel its Nov. 25 game against the Cardinal barely 24 hours…

syracuse.com - Lindsay Kramer | lkramer@syracuse.com - 2 Syracuse women's basketball players on Wooden Award watch list
2 Syracuse women's basketball players on Wooden Award watch list
syracuse

Syracuse, N.Y. -- The talented backcourt of the Syracuse women's basketball team had its spotlight turned up even more on Tuesday. Guards Kiara Lewis and Tiana Mangakahia were both named to the 30-player Wooden Award women's preseason watch list.

cbssports.com - Matt Norlander - How Mohegan Sun's Bubbleville set a template for how college basketball's season, and postseason, can work
How Mohegan Sun's Bubbleville set a template for how college basketball's season, and postseason, can work
CBSSports.com

UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- All Tony Bennett wanted was a candy bar and they wouldn't let him get it. Welcome to a college basketball experience unlike any other. We are now nine days into this unprecedented experiment known as 'Bubbleville,' a bold…

wishtv.com - Indy rejoices with 4 college basketball games this week, 'definitely some momentum
Indy rejoices with 4 college basketball games this week, 'definitely some momentum
WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather | Indiana Traffic

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Bankers Life Fieldhouse this week is hosting four major sporting events, including two of the most storied basketball teams in the country on Tuesday night. Normally, the game between No. 7 Kansas and No. 20 Kentucky…

springfieldnewssun.com - The Latest: WVA not allowing basketball fans in December
The Latest: WVA not allowing basketball fans in December
springfield-news-sun

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference has postponed its 2021 swimming and diving championships and canceled its 2021 indoor track and field championships. The decision comes following Tuesday's Council of Presidents meeting. MAAC Commissioner Rich…

si.com - Parker Thune - Oklahoma men's basketball opener rescheduled for Thursday
Oklahoma men's basketball opener rescheduled for Thursday
Sports Illustrated

COVID-19 continues to ravage the Oklahoma athletic department, as the program yesterday reported 35 positive cases across all sports in the most recent round of testing data. Nonetheless, Lon Kruger's squad hopes to hit the floor for the first time…

ajc.com - The Latest: No. 19 Richmond pauses men's basketball
The Latest: No. 19 Richmond pauses men's basketball
ajc

Richmond was coming off an upset of then-10th-ranked Kentucky this past Sunday and entered the national rankings Monday. Michigan's football team did not meet in person for a second straight day after coach Jim Harbaugh said there had been an…

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