Archive for the ‘Basketball’ Category

New Faces, New Places

Bobby Hurley speaks at a press conference after the game in the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Nationwide Arena. West Virginia won 68-62. (photo USA TODAY Sports / Joe Maiorana)

The end of the college basketball season has brought with it a change of scenery for several college coaches and one former NBA coach.  Now is the time to look at some of these new hires as well as one coach who decided not to change addresses. Gregg Marshall, Wichita State: Probably the best recruiting […]

Extension for USF’s Fernandez

NCAA Womens Basketball: NCAA Tournament-2nd Round- Louisville vs USF

University of South Florida Extends Jose Fernandez’s Contract Through 2021 

Fernandez has led program to 11 post-season appearances in past 12 years.

 

And the Title Goes to…

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Will Mayhall breaks down who the next NCAA basketball Champ will be…

Who do you like in the Final Four?

(Travis Failey / RSEN photo)

  Friday and Saturday on the show I will share who I am going with…   But til then here’s a hint  

Coaches on the Rise

Bobby Hurley speaks at a press conference after the game in the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Nationwide Arena. West Virginia won 68-62. (photo USA TODAY Sports / Joe Maiorana)

    As the clock on the NCAA tournament season counts down, several schools are on the hunt for a new coach.  This could be a coach who is looking for a 2nd chance or taking a chance on an up and coming coach.   Gregg Marshall (Wichita St.) and Bobby Hurley (Buffalo) are just a […]

USF’s Dream is Schimmel-ed

Jude Schimmel (22) carried the Cards in crunch-time (photo USA TODAY Sports / Aaron Doster)

Louisville’s Jude Schimmel takes over in the final three minutes to break the hearts of the USF Bulls

AUDIO: University of South Florida Athletic Director Mark Harlan

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  Rick chats with Mark Harlan about the 2015 NCAA Women’s Final Four in Tampa and the USF Bulls #6 seed in the tournament.

March Shine-ness

Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Kyle Wiltjer (33) dribbles the basketball against Brigham Young Cougars guard Skyler Halford (23) during the first half in the finals of the West Coast Conference tournament at Orleans Arena. (photo USA TODAY Sports / Kyle Terada)

Will Mayhall gives some insight to players that are ready to shine in this year’s NCAA Tourney…

March HOT-ness

Southern California Trojans head coach Andy Enfield argues with an official against the UCLA Bruins during the first half in the quarterfinal round of the Pac-12 Conference tournament at MGM Grand Garden Arena. (USA TODAY Sports / Kyle Terada)

    As the college basketball season comes to a close, we get set to enter another season that leaves many Athletic Directors with sleepless nights and has consulting groups salivating.  Welcome to the season of Hire and Fire.  Athletic Directors buy coaches out of their contracts and then throw money at a well-established successful […]

Bubble Wrap

NCAA Basketball: Brigham Young at Gonzaga

With March Madness right around the corner and most conference tournaments yet to be played, our newest Rocket Sports & Entertainment contributor, Will Mayhall, gives some bubble insight…