Basketball

Colorado women’s basketball team, last unbeaten in D-I, falls to No. 2 Stanford

The last undefeated team in Division I men’s or women’s basketball fell Friday. The No. 22 Colorado women, who entered the night 13-0, lost to No. 2 Stanford 60-52 in Boulder, Colorado.

The Cardinal, 12-3 overall and 3-0 in the Pac-12, were the first ranked team the Buffaloes played this season. All three of Stanford’s losses came against ranked teams: Texas, South Florida and South

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Yeshiva University, the Jewish College Basketball Powerhouse

The Yeshiva University Maccabees huddle before a game against the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in New York, Feb. 25, 2020.



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Jessie Wardarski/Associated Press

The Jewish people can take pride in collective accomplishments across a range of human endeavors. I never imagined that basketball would be one of them, but it’s not the only thing that’s taken me by surprise since I became president of Yeshiva University four years ago.

As 2021 came to an end, so did our Division III basketball team’s remarkable 50-game winning streak. The Yeshiva University Maccabees had not lost a game since Nov. 9, 2019,

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Arizona women’s basketball suffers first loss of the season at USC

For the second straight game, Arizona went into a Pac-12 game without two of its starters. Once again, starting point guard Shaina Pellington and starting post Lauren Ware did not step foot on the court. After sneaking out a win at home without them on Friday, the Wildcats’ luck finally ran out as they dropped their first game of the season 76-67 to USC at the Galen Center.

“I thought the intensity was just a step behind the whole game,” Arizona head coach Adia Barnes said. “And I thought they did a really good job of jumping on us. It’s

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UNC basketball commitment Tyler Nickel explodes for another 40-plus point game – Tar Heel Times





Just a few days after setting a career-high with 48 points, Tyler Nickel added another 40-plus point game to his resume Saturday as East Rockingham beat Floyd Co. at the Chance Harmon Classic. Nickel is on a hot streak right now, scoring 30 or more points in each of his last three games in his senior season, including back-to-back 40-plus point games.
(Keeping It Heel)

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Andrew Jones of Tar Heel Illustrated and basketball recruiting analyst David

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Father charged for breaking referee’s nose at son’s basketball game

A Washington father was charged with assault after he allegedly shoved an elderly referee at his son’s 8th grade basketball game, breaking his nose.

Mark McLaughlin, 31, stormed the court at Kenmore Middle School on Dec. 16 when he disagreed with a call. He slammed the 72-year-old ref from behind, breaking his nose and cheekbone when he hit the hardwood floor face-first, according to the Seattle Times.

He turned himself into authorities the next day, and pleaded not guilty to the second-degree assault charge on Jan. 3, the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office said.

McLaughlin, who is 6’6” and

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Undermanned Hastings holds off Briarcliff, extends winning streak to five

NEW ROCHELLE – Hastings was missing three key players entering its Slam Dunk Showcase matchup with Briarcliff, but the Yellow Jackets weren’t about to make any excuses.

They had already experienced defeat earlier in the season, and they were determined to avoid that feeling again. Despite missing approximately one-fourth of its roster, Hastings scraped by Briarcliff in a 51-43 win, and extended its winning streak to five games.

“We have eight players right now, but it’s only up from here,” Hastings junior Robert Kennedy said. “We had some devastating losses at the beginning of the year, but we rallied the

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Syracuse basketball box score vs. Cornell

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Tear gas used to break up fight at high school basketball tournament in Raleigh :: WRAL.com

— Tear gas was used to stop a large fight that broke out during a basketball tournament at Wake Technical Community College’s Northern Wake campus on Wednesday night.

The fight interrupted a final game in the 49th John Wall Holiday Invitational — one of the top high school basketball tournaments in the nation. The tournament features some of the top boys and girls basketball teams in the state and country.

Over 100 NBA players, including at least three No. 1 picks in the draft, have played in the tournament.

A spokesperson for the event said the fight broke

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Amazon Driver Allegedly Fired for Dunking on Basketball Hoop Says He Would Do It Again

You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take. But as one Amazon delivery driver recently found out, sometimes you shouldn’t shoot at all.

A TikTok user and alleged former Amazon employee with the username Jazzaiha posted a video December 20 in which he is walking away from a home, seemingly from dropping off a delivery.

The video, titled, “How I Got Fired From Amazon,” has 1.6 million views, over 20,800 likes and over 500 comments. It is the only video uploaded on his account.

The camera view is of a two-story home with some Christmas decorations and a

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Drake Shares Cute Video of His Son, Adonis, Playing Basketball

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