Category Archives: NCAAB

Teams are selected into these conferences depending on the location of the schools. These conferences are put in due to the regional play of the teams and to have a structural schedule for each to team to play for the upcoming year.

Portland Trail Blazers founder Harry Glickman dead at 96

Portland Trail Blazers founder Harry Glickman dead at 96

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Harry Glickman, the founder of the Portland Trail Blazers and general manager of the franchise’s only NBA title-winning team in 1977, died Wednesday. He was 96. The team announced Glickman’s death; no cause was given. In their tweet, the Trail Blazers described Glickman as: “The father of professional sports in Oregon,…

Big 12 revenue distribution down only slightly amid pandemic

Big 12 revenue distribution down only slightly amid pandemic

The Big 12’s revenue distribution to its 10 schools decreased only slightly because of the pandemic that led to the cancellation of spring sports, though there is still plenty of uncertainty ahead. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said Friday at the end of the league’s virtual spring meetings the league was distributing an average of $37.7 million…

Bulls not ready to announce decision on Boylen’s future

Bulls not ready to announce decision on Boylen’s future

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls‘ new top basketball executive wasn’t ready to make any announcements about the coaching staff on Saturday. Arturas Karnisovas still has not met in person with head coach Jim Boylen. And that’s something he would like to do before going public with any decisions. Boylen’s future is the biggest issue…

NCAA hits Oklahoma St with postseason ban in corruption case

NCAA hits Oklahoma St with postseason ban in corruption case

Oklahoma State has become the first school to be punished by the NCAA in the fallout from the federal corruption investigation into college basketball. The school plans to fight — and likely won’t be the only one. The Cowboys’ men’s basketball team was banned from the upcoming postseason among numerous penalties handed down Friday by…

Texas State investigates racial abuse claims against coach

Texas State has ordered an investigation into a former player’s allegations of racist remarks by basketball coach Danny KasparJune 5, 2020, 6:51 PM3 min readSAN MARCOS, Texas — Texas State ordered an investigation Friday into a former basketball player’s allegations of racist remarks by coach Danny Kaspar. Athletic director Larry Teis said the investigation would…

NCAA hits Oklahoma St with postseason ban in corruption case

An NCAA infractions committee panel has ruled former Oklahoma State assistant men’s basketball coach Lamont Evans violated ethical-conduct rules by accepting up to $22,000 in bribes from financial advisersBy AARON BEARD AP Basketball WriterJune 5, 2020, 5:19 PM1 min read An NCAA infractions committee panel announced Friday that former Oklahoma State assistant men’s basketball coach…

Texas State investigates racial abuse claims against coach

Texas State investigates racial abuse claims against coach

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Texas State ordered an investigation Friday into a former basketball player’s allegations of racist remarks by coach Danny Kaspar. Athletic director Larry Teis said the investigation would be handled through the school’s Office of Equal Opportunity and Title IX, adding: “I personally find these allegations deeply troubling.” Former Bobcats point…

German basketball returns in bubble format, protests likely

German basketball returns in bubble format, protests likely

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — With teams living in a bubble, no fans in the arena and likely anti-racism protests on the court, German basketball will show how the NBA’s future could look. The Basketball Bundesliga, or the BBL for short, returns Saturday after a three-month break caused by the coronavirus pandemic with a 10-team tournament…

NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

The NBA’s Board of Governors has approved a 22-team format for restarting the league season in late July at the Disney campus near Orlando, FloridaBy TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball WriterJune 4, 2020, 7:17 PM5 min read The NBA’s Board of Governors has approved a 22-team format for restarting the league season in late July at…