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Louisville Imposes Post-season Ban on Men’s Basketball

The University of Louisville has decided to ban the men’s basketball program from all conference and NCAA postseason competition following the 2015-16 season. University President James Ramsey released the following statement on the matter: When the University first learned of allegations against our men’s basketball program, it initiated the University’s existing processes to undertake a complete and thorough

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Daily Roundup – 2/5/16

Looking for a home in South Florida? Louisville head coach Rick Pitino has recently listed his newly renovated Miami-area mansion for $25.9 million.  According to the Wall Street Journal, Pitino and his wife Joanne purchased the waterfront home for $5.4 million in 1999. Over the past year, the home has been renovated and expanded, with a new wing

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Hoop Group to Sponsor HoopDirt.com’s Coach of the Week Award

New Jersey’s premier basketball company, The Hoop Group, and HoopDirt.com Launch Partnership Neptune, NJ | February 3, 2016 Hoop Group and HoopDirt.com, the leading website in college basketball coaching news, are excited to announce a partnership between the two companies. The partnership will make Hoop Group the proud sponsor of HoopDirt.com’s Coach of the Week Award. “HoopDirt.com provides

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“The Dish” sponsored by Dr. Dish- Practice Plan

Basketball Practice Plan: 4 Ways to Motivate Your Players Standing in front of your team, you make a promise to your players. You swear to offer something that videogames and a river of texts from their friends can’t give them – athletic skills and a showcase for their talents and a team-based work ethic. You

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Gregg Marshall Becomes All-time Wins Leader at Wichita State

Gregg Marshall became the Shockers all-time coaching wins leader, surpassing hall of famer Ralph Miller, and No. 21/22 Wichita State took care of Southern Illinois, 76-55, Wednesday night to stretch its Missouri Valley Conference lead to four games with seven to play. A night of milestone achievements also included the program’s 1,500th victory. Marshall (221-81

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SUNY Old Westbury Adds Franklin Martin to Men’s Basketball Staff

SUNY Old Westbury head men’s basketball coach Bernard Tomlin announced the hiring of Franklin Martin to his staff as an assistant coach. The Kingston Springs, Tennessee native attended Cheatham County Central High School.  Martin went on to earn his bachelor’s degree in communications from Hofstra University in 1987, where he played four seasons (1983-87) as

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Increase Camp Enrollment, Save Time with My Online Camp

As the calendar turns to February, parents and children alike begin the search for high-quality summer athletic instruction.  My Online Camp, a ten-year veteran of the sports camp industry, assists hundreds-of-thousands of parents across the country in locating and registering their children for summer athletic camps.   “As March approaches, we see a large increase

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Daily Roundup – 2/3/16

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski missed last night’s game against Georgia Tech due to an illness.  The last time that Krzyzewski missed a game was in 1995, when he took a leave of absence following back surgery.  Duke released the following statement; “After the team meal last evening, he was feeling under the weather and

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ScoutsFocus is looking for college coaches to work spring showcases

ScoutFocus still has staff positions open for the National Spring 2016 Elite 80 Camp Tour starting at the end of February (NCAA D1 Managers/GA’s generally are able to work and Non NCAA D1 coaches. NCAA D1 coaches on staff are not permitted to work). If interested, or know a college coach/manager/GA interested, please follow the link HERE. If

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Marcus Kirkland Promoted to Associate Head Basketball Coach at Wingate University

Wingate University vice-president and director of athletics Steve Poston, along with head men’s basketball coach Brian Good, have announced the promotion of Marcus Kirkland to Associate Head Coach of the men’s basketball team. Kirkland is currently in the middle of his fifth season on the Wingate basketball staff. “This is a very well-deserved promotion for Marcus,” Good says. “He

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