St. John’s Rick Pitino, Texas’ Rodney Terry among first-year college basketball coaches set for quick success

St. John’s Rick Pitino, Texas’ Rodney Terry among first-year college basketball coaches set for quick success

College basketball’s 2023 coaching carousel brought changes at 12 schools in major conferences, beginning with the in-season firing of Chris Beard at Texas and culminating several months later with the ending of Bob Huggins’ West Virginia tenure. In between, brands such as Syracuse, Georgetown and St. John’s also hired new coaches, shaking up the college basketball…

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Dribble Handoff: Duke, North Carolina among picks to snatch No. 1 college basketball recruiting class in 2024

Dribble Handoff: Duke, North Carolina among picks to snatch No. 1 college basketball recruiting class in 2024

Following the commitment of top 50 prospect Annor Boateng last week, Missouri’s 2024 recruiting class surged to No. 1, according to the 247Sports team rankings. While months still remain in the recruiting cycle, the Tigers’ recruiting prowess under second-year coach Dennis Gates is a sight to behold. Save for the one-year blip when it landed five-star…

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Kansas basketball schedule 2023-24: Kentucky, UConn, Indiana among Jayhawks’ top nonconference games

Kansas basketball schedule 2023-24: Kentucky, UConn, Indiana among Jayhawks’ top nonconference games

Kansas‘ 2023-24 basketball schedule was released Tuesday featuring several games against the nation’s top teams. The Jayhawks open up the season in Lawrence, Kansas, on Nov. 6 against North Carolina Central and has another home game against Manhattan at Phog Allen Fieldhouse before they face their first tough test of the season at the Champions Classic…

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‘It Is Crazy To See’: Kovacevic Among ATP Stars Wowed By Whale Sharks In Zhuhai

‘It Is Crazy To See’: Kovacevic Among ATP Stars Wowed By Whale Sharks In Zhuhai

Earlier this season at Roland Garros, Aleksandar Kovacevic thrived when tasked with the opportunity of tackling Novak Djokovic, the now-24-time major champion, on his Grand Slam debut. The American showed impressive firepower against the record-breaking legend, taking the eventual champion in Paris to a third set tie-break when beaten 6-3, 6-2, 7-6(1). Ahead of his…

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