Texas signee Charli Collier, a 6-5 center from Barbers Hill (Mont Belvieu, Texas) gave us a behind-the-scenes glimpse of playing in the Jordan Brand Classic. She averaged 30.1 points a game and 11.6 rebounds this past season and is considering majoring in journalism in college. 172 more words
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NEW YORK — Somebody forgot to tell Emmitt Williams the Jordan Brand Classic is just an all-star game.
Williams, a Louisiana State signee and power forward from Oak Ridge (Orlando), scored a Jordan Brand-record 44 points, mostly off a variety of heinously nasty dunks, to lead the Home squad to a 146-136 win Sunday in the 17th annual Jordan Brand Classic boys basketball game at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. 492 more words
NEW YORK — Jazmine Massengill scored her team’s final four points to lead the Home squad to an 89-88 win in the girls game Sunday at the Jordan Brand Classic. 486 more words
BROOKLYN — Darius Bazley said people don’t understand his motives about entering the G League instead of going to Syracuse.
Bazley, who will play in Sunday’s Jordan Brand Classic here, is a 6-8 forward from Princeton (Cincinnati). 583 more words
BROOKLYN — The Jordan Brand Classic isn’t just an all-star game for some of the elite players here. Of the 26 boys on the roster, 10 of them have extra motivation after being passed over for the McDonald’s All American Game two weeks ago. 465 more words
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The Aja Wilson era is over at South Carolina. Destanni Henderson has next.
Wilson, who led the Gamecocks to a national title in 2017 and was the Naismith Player of the Year this season, is a likely first-round WNBA draft choice next week. 348 more words