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Marcus Sasser and Fabian White Jr decide to return to UH; withdraw from 2021 NBA Draft

Portland’s Carmelo Anthony, Sacramento’s Harrison Barnes, Philadelphia’s Tobias Harris, Milwaukee’s Jrue Holiday and Golden State’s Juan Toscano-Anderson selected as finalists for inaugural Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award

Jazz’s Rudy Gobert wins 2020-21 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award

Of the 264 players tested for COVID-19 since June 2, zero new players have returned a confirmed positive test

Game Winners/Buzzer-Beaters to start off the WNBA's historic 25th season

NCAA Women's Basketball Oversight Committee sets priorities amid gender equity review

NBA Academy launches virtual development program for top female prospects from outside the U.S.


Men's Hoops

Houston Cougars logo

Marcus Sasser and Fabian White Jr decide to return to UH; withdraw from 2021 NBA Draft

6/12: Marcus Sasser and Fabian White Jr decide to return to UH; withdraw from 2021 NBA Draft

6/2: Marcus Sasser and Fabian White Jr among 353 players who filed as early entry candidates for 2021 NBA Draft

5/19: Hollis Price will become special assistant to the head coach

5/18: Anthony Goldwire joins UH Men's Basketball as Director of Player Development

5/17: K.C. Beard Named Assistant Coach for Houston Cougars Men's Basketball

Houston men's basketball schedule and results

Rice Owls' logo

Converations with Rice guards Travis Evee and Quincy Olivari

6/3: The HRR's conversation with Travis Evee

5/30: The HRR's conversation with Quincy Olivari

5/3: Rice Men's Basketball Names Troy Hammel as Video Coordinator

4/15: Scott Pera Promotes Greg Howell to Assistant Coach

4/3: Owls Add Grad Transfer Carl Pierre

Rice men's basketball schedule and results

HBU Huskies' men's basketball

6'8 Zion Tordoff transfers from Marist to HBU

6/11: HBU adds 6'5 Sam Hofman to 2021-22 Recruiting Class

5/24: 6'8" Zion Tordoff transfers Huskies

4/1: Former Husky Jalon Gates to Compete in 3X3U Competition

3/10: 10-seed HBU 52, 6-seed Lamar 62

HBU men's basketball schedule and results

Markedric Bell transfers to PV. Michael Thomas, former Houston commit, commits to Prairie View

4/26: Markedric Bell announces transfer from UAPB to PV

4/24: Michael Thomas, top juco talent, commits to PV

4/1: Byron Smith earns Hugh Durham Award as nation's top mid-major coach

3/13: PV loses 80-61 to TSU in SWAC final

PV men's basketball schedule and results

Texas Southern University

TSU Men's Hoops 1 of 8 teams in the nation with 150+ conference wins since 2010; Shaqir O'Neal announces his commitment to Texas Southern

4/30: TSU Men's Hoops 1 of 8 teams in the nation with 150+ conference wins since 2010

4/30: Shaqir O'Neal announces his commitment to TSU

4/22: Academy Sports + Outdoors To Carry TSU Apparel This Fall

4/22: 6'6 guard Davon Barnes signs with TSU

4/22: 5'10 guard PJ Henry announces transfer to TSU

Texas Southern men's Basketball schedule and results


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4/15: Wes Miller Named Cincinnati Head Coach

4/13: American Athletic Conference Eliminates Intraconference Transfer Policy

4/3: Houston Falls in Final Four Matchup with Baylor

3/29: FINAL FOUR BOUND! Houston Tops Oregon State in Regional Final

3/28: Memphis Captures NIT Championship with 77-64 Win over Mississippi State

3/27: Houston Stymies Syracuse, 62-46, to Advance to Elite 8


Big 12 logo

5/25: Big 12 Enters Multiyear Partnership with ShotTracker men’s and women’s basketball programs

5/6: John Williams named Executive Associate Commissioner – Men's Basketball & Game Management

4/5: Baylor Bears Win National Championship

4/3: Baylor Advances to National Championship

4/3: Porter Moser Named OU Men's Basketball Coach


Conference USA men's hoops

6/9: Conference USA Board of Directors Concludes June Meeting

5/28: WKU's Charles Bassey Named to CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team

3/28: LA Tech Beats Rams on Lofton, Jr.'s Game-Winner, Earns 3rd in NIT

3/26: LA Tech and Mississippi State Square Off in NIT Semifinals

3/19: Louisiana Tech Rolls Past Ole Miss in NIT First Round


SWAC men's hoops

4/2: PVAMU's Byron Smith earns Hugh Durham Award as nation's top mid-major coach

3/20: Texas Southern's season comes to an end with 82-66 loss to Michigan

3/18: Texas Southern Turns Up The Heat In 2nd Half To Earn 2nd NCAA Tournament Win

3/14: Texas Southern Set to Open Up NCAA Tournament Play Thursday Against Mount St. Mary's

3/13: Texas Southern Punches Ticket to Big Dance with 80-61 win over PVAMU


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Women's Hoops

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Assistant Coach Tai Dillard-Mouton joined me on The Lunch Break on KYOK

5/19: Conversation with Asst Coach Tai Dillard-Mouton

4/12: Tiara Young: "I felt very comfortable with the coaching staff."

4/9: Tamara Nard: "I just felt like, in my heart, that fit."

4/6: Coogs sign 6'4 graduate transfer Fatou Diagne

4/2: UH signee Kendall Brown Named Dallas Morning News Player of the Year

Houston women's basketball schedule and results

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Coach Lindsay Edmonds Announces Coaching Staff Additions of Lakevia Boykin, Nick Grant, and Tiffany Morton

5/21: Coach Lindsay Edmonds Announces Coaching Staff Additions of Boykin, Grant, and Morton

5/17: Conversation with Head Coach Lindsay Edmonds

4/26: Lindsay Edmonds', new Rice WBB Head Coach, introductory press conference

4/23: Lindsay Edmonds Named Rice Women's Basketball Head Coach

4/5: Rice Owls to Launch National Search for Next Head Coach

Rice women's basketball schedule and results

HBU Huskies' women's basketball

HBU signs 6'5 Liz Matadi to NLI; Head Coach Donna Finnie joined me on The Lunch Break on KYOK

5/22: HBU announces signing of 6'5" Liz Matadi to NLI

5/18: Conversation with Head Coach Donna Finnie

4/14: Huskies Sign Amy Cotton

3/31: Timia Jefferson and Julija Vujakovic Named SLC All-Academic

HBU women's basketball schedule and results

PV signs Emely Rosario, Janae Charles and Tierra Simon

4/22: PV signs 5'6 grad transfer Emely Rosario

4/22: PV signs 6'1 freshman Janae Charles

4/22: PV signs 6'1 freshman Tierra Simon

3/6: Prairie View loses 57-53 to Alcorn State

PV women's basketball schedule and results

Texas Southern University

Academy Sports + Outdoors To Carry TSU Apparel This Fall

4/22: Academy Sports + Outdoors To Carry TSU Apparel This Fall

3/10: 7-seed TSU 69, 2-seed Alabama State 85

3/9: Ataiya Bridges Named to All-SWAC Second Team

3/6: TSU loses 53-50 to Southern

3/4: TSU defeats Alcorn State, 60-50

Texas Southern women's Basketball schedule and results


AAC logo

4/13: American Athletic Conference Eliminates Intraconference Transfer Policy

4/12: Angie Nelp Named Tulsa Women's Basketball Coach

4/3: Cincinnati's IImar'I Thomas, Temple's Mia Davis Earn All-American Honors

4/1: Toyelle Wilson Named Head Women's Basketball Coach At SMU

3/29: Katrina Merriweather named Memphis Women's Basketball Head Coach

3/23: Top Seed NC State Beats USF 79-67 With Big 3rd Quarter


Big 12 logo

5/25: Big 12 Enters Multiyear Partnership with ShotTracker men’s and women’s basketball programs

5/22: Baylor's DiDi Richards, UT's Asjia O'Neil Finalists for Honda Inspiration Award

5/14: 13 Big 12 alums featured on WNBA Rosters

5/3: Nicki Collen Hired as Baylor Women's Basketball Coach

4/15: Big 12 Produces First Selection and Five Total in WNBA Draft


Conference USA women's hoops

6/9: Conference USA Board of Directors Concludes June Meeting

3/29: UTSA Names Karen Aston Head Women's Basketball Coach

3/28: Rice Rolls Past Ole Miss for WNIT title

3/26: Rice Earns Trip to WNIT Championship

3/22: Rice Claims WNIT Fort Worth Region Championship


SWAC women's hoops

3/21: Jackson State Season Comes to a Close at the NCAA Tournament

3/15: Jackson State Draws No. 15 Seed, Set to Take on No. 2 Seeded Baylor on Sunday

3/13: Jackson State claims 2021 SWAC Women's Basketball Tournament Championship

3/13: SWAC Women's Basketball Tournament Championship: Mar. 13

3/12: JSU to Play for SWAC Championship With Win Over Grambling


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Houston Comets

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Kim Perrot (1/18/67 - 8/19/99) God Bless You, Kim.


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