News broke early this week that the NCAA might be adding another bowl game to it’s schedule starting in 2015. The site of the new bowl game will be in Orlando, Florida. 372 more words
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INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA’s Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes.
The move occurred eight days after Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier complained during the Final Four that he sometimes went to bed “starving” because he couldn’t afford food. 359 more words
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has congratulated the University of Connecticut’s men’s and women’s basketball teams on winning last week’s NCAA tournaments.
The White House says Obama commended men’s head coach Kevin Ollie and his team on their decisive championship victory and noted how he enjoyed watching them throughout the tournament. 107 more words
Manila - The management of the FilOil Flying V Premier Cup has released new groupings for this year’s tournament.
Afters concerns were raised by certain schools regarding the team schedules, the league stepped up and revised the groupings, along with settling the “Group of Death” situation of then-Group A, which had current FilOil champion UE, UAAP champion De La Salle, NCAA champion San Beda, NCAA runner-up Letran, CESAFI champion UV, along with two other schools from the queen city of the south USC and SWU. 121 more words
Manila - Former UE Red Warrior Derrick Pumaren has been named the team’s new head coach effective Season 77 of the UAAP.
University of the East’s search for a new head coach ended Thursday when it officially hired Pumaren to lead the team. 241 more words