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Buck Johnson shares his vision for success as the Athletic Director of Birmingham City Schools

It’s hard to forget the name Buck Johnson.

Here in the state of Alabama he is a basketball legend and now he is poised to raise the bar for athletics in Birmingham City Schools. 272 more words


Todd Mayo leaves Marquette to go pro

MILWAUKEE — Marquette guard Todd Mayo has decided to leave the program to pursue a professional basketball career.

Mayo is leaving before his senior season and Steve Wojciechowski’s first year as head coach. 195 more words


Champions across the Sporting World. Not all equal.

Everything about sports screams competitive spirit. Sports are all about testing your mettle to see who is best. So it only makes sense that one of the biggest arguments year to year is based on how we go about the business of selecting a champion come season’s end. 702 more words


NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Creates $70M Fund For Testing

CHICAGO (CBSNewYork/AP) — The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports. 1,264 more words


Montrezl Harrell is an ANIMAL, breaks second backboard of the summer

h/t The Sporting News

After Harrell’s sophomore season I thought this monster would enter the NBA Draft and be a top 10 pick to some NBA team in need of a player who could step in right away and hold his own. 114 more words

NCAA Basketball: Offseason Top 10

Sure, we still have eight months until the NCAA tournament and March Madness cranks up again, but it can never be too early to start talking college basketball. 2,076 more words


John Calipari: 'Boy is it nice to have returning players'

Kentucky coach John Calipari is known for assembling some amazing teams of players who stay in school for a year before hopping to the NBA, but after a surprising number of Wildcats players returned this year he’s experiencing something new: 145 more words