In a time where celebrities are both over-exposed and brand conscious, it might not work. But back in the ’90s, the real thrill of MTV’s Rock N’ Jock events was the sight of celebrities and superstar athletes joining forces to play beer-league style softball and pick-up basketball together with no one taking the final score too seriously. 2,563 more words
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The 1998 Tennessee Lady Vols will be remembered as history-makers. A perfect 39-0 record and the most wins ever in women’s collegiate basketball… an NCAA unprecedented three consecutive titles… and the systematic blowout night-after-night of the opposition. 27 more words
Asheville High alum Wakefield Ellison recently signed to play professional basketball for the Cedar Valley (Iowa) CourtKings.
Ellison made his first start for the minor-league team Sunday, scoring 19 points and grabbing seven rebounds in a 104-76 home win over the Wisconsin Storm. 66 more words