No. 1 Nova wins battle with Irish

No. 1 Nova wins battle with Irish

Senior guard Josh Hart led Nova with a double-double of 37 points and 11 rebounds. Notre Dame’s junior guard Matt Farrell led the team with 18 points and six assists. Nova remains undefeated at 10-0,while Notre Dame drops to 9-1…

Five takeaways from the Mountain West Conference

Five takeaways from the Mountain West Conference

Three starters, including preseason all-conference forward Winston Shepard, failed to make a field goal. The team shot 28 percent from the field and 25 percent from beyond the arc. If SDSU wants to remain a MWC title contender they will need to find a more efficient offense…

FGCU forward Demetris Morant out 3-4 months following surgery

FGCU forward Demetris Morant out 3-4 months following surgery

The 6-9 Morant could return to the Eagles’ lineup as soon as late December, and could resume basketball-related activities in 4-6 weeks. The forward averaged 4.5 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.3 blocks per game last year in his initial season with the Eagles after transferring from UNLV…

Rebounds & Putbacks: Wisconsin 71 Kentucky 64

Rebounds & Putbacks: Wisconsin 71 Kentucky 64

In last year’s national semi-final, UK converted 11 offensive rebounds into a 23-10 advantage in second-chance points on their way to a 74-73 victory. Six of those second-chance opportunities came during a 15-0 Wildcat run early in the second half…

Caffey helps Long Beach State avenge earlier Xavier setback

Caffey helps Long Beach State avenge earlier Xavier setback

By Mel Franks   ANAHEIM – Mike Caffey scored 24 points and Temidayo Yussuf added 15 including 6 in the final minutes as Long Beach State held on for a 73-70 victory over Xavier Sunday afternoon to capture third place in the DIRECTV Wooden Legacy basketball tournament at the Honda Center.   Tyler Lamb had 16 points […]