Bill Walton was a basketball star and social rebel

Can you imagine the reaction today if college basketball’s best player got arrested during an anti-war protest and then had to be bailed out by his head coach? Can you imagine the fury if that same player wrote a letter to the President of the United States and asked him to resign? That was the… read more

Is Tony Pollard’s Replacement in the Draft

Tony Pollard leaves a hole in the Dallas Cowboys roster. Can the Dallas Cowboys draft the next Pollard or Ezekiel Elliott in the NFL Draft?

The Next Dallas Cowboys Offensive Lineman

The Dallas Cowboys should get credit for assembling one of the NFL’s best offensive lines in the past decade. Should they draft OL again?

No athlete left behind a legacy as complex as O.J. Simpson’s

It’s weird writing anything about O.J. Simpson, the Hall of Fame running back who died on Wednesday at the age of 76 after a brief battle with prostate cancer. After all, Simpson most likely murdered two people–his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman–in the summer of 1994. And he was certainly a… read more

UConn predictably won its second-straight national title on Monday night

Rarely, does the winner of the annual 68-team men’s college basketball NCAA Tournament seem inevitable from the start, especially in this day and age of NIL money and the player transfer portal. But that was the case this season when UConn was the heavy favorite to win its second-straight national title. The inevitable became a… read more

Caitlin Clark is a polarizing figure, and that’s good for women’s basketball

Guard Caitlin Clark’s historic career in women’s college basketball ended on Sunday afternoon, as her Iowa Hawkeyes fell to the South Carolina Gamecocks, 87-75, in the women’s national championship game at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland, Ohio. Clark scored 30 points, but it was no match for a much deeper South Carolina squad that finished… read more

Underdog Uprising: Ricky White Ready to Lead UNLV to Greater Heights in 2024

After a stellar 2023 campaign, UNLV star receiver Ricky White seems ready to improve upon last season and set himself up for the NFL soon.

How Caitlin Clark Turned Me into a Women’s Basketball Fan

Caitlin Clark has become a phenom with her ability to make insane three-pointers. Here is how she turned me into a women’s basketball fan.

Pitt guard declares for NBA Draft after great freshman season

Football is usually the sport de jure when talking about guards, Pitt and the draft this time of year. However, basketball took center stage on Wednesday when the Panthers held a press conference to announce that freshman guard Carlton “Bub” Carrington will declare for the 2024 NBA Draft. Alongside Jaland Lowe, Carrington was part of… read more

The Final Four is the only semifinal that’s treated like a destination

UConn, N.C. State, Purdue and Alabama have earned spots in the Final Four of men’s college basketball, while UConn, N.C. State, Iowa and South Carolina have all reached the Promised Land on the women’s side. That’s right, I called it the Promised Land. After all, banners, press releases and network shows don’t spend months promoting… read more

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