NEW YORK (AP) – The Associated Press polled a panel of WNBA coaches and general managers for a mock draft of the two rounds this spring. Panelists were limited to college seniors and eligible foreign players, and they could not offer a pick for their own team. While last season there was a clear-cut No.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Quinton Rose scored 22 points and Temple handed No. 17 Houston its first loss of the season, 73-69 on Wednesday night. Corey Davis Jr. was called for a charge in the final second of play, wiping out a tying basket for the Cougars (15-1, 2-1 American Athletic Conference). That left No. 2
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Minnesota forward Andrew Wiggins attempted to clarify comments Wednesday that he used the word gay to describe Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dennis Schroder’s behavior during their game. Thunder center Nerlens Noel was taken off the court on a stretcher in the third quarter after Wiggins collided with Noel on a dunk
NEW YORK (AP) – David Six knows he is fortunate to be alive. Hampton’s coach has cherished being able to lead the Lady Pirates after suffering a stroke on June 27. “It was a near-death experience,” Six said before Hampton faced Columbia in New York last week. “You don’t see things the same.” The 55-year-old
A look at things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: UCLA at Oregon, Thursday. The Ducks and Bruins were the Pac-12’s preseason favorites, but have suffered some unexpected losses. Oregon lost to Texas Southern at home in late November and to Oregon State last week to open conference play.
The NBA is looking into the circumstances surrounding Patrick McCaw’s short-lived stint with the Cleveland Cavaliers. A person with knowledge of the situation said Tuesday that the league has opened a review at the request of the Golden State Warriors, the team that McCaw had spent the previous two seasons with. The person spoke to