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VIDEO: Arizona ass’t kicks Cal player

Here’s the video of the incident that occurred this week during the Arizona – Cal game. With less than 5:00 left in the game, Cal guard Jorge Gutierrez dove into Arizona’s bench while tracking down a loose ball. Gutierrez landed in the lap of Arizona assistant Joe Pasternack. Gutierrez claims he was kicked, Pasternack denies

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Briar Cliff to dedicate court to Nacke

On Saturday, February 4th, the playing surface at Briar Cliff University’s Newman Flanagan Center will be officially named Ray Nacke Court. The official dedication will take place prior to the start of the 4 p.m. men’s basketball game that day against Mount Marty. Nacke coached the Chargers for 26 years, compiling over 500 career wins.

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Former Canisius coach dies

Former Canisius College head men’s basketball coach Joseph Curran passed away Jan. 28, in Mystic, Conn. at the age of 89. Curran served as the Golden Griffins’ bench boss for six season from 1953-59, where he compiled a career record of 76-66. Curran, who also served as the College’s athletic director, led Canisius to three-straight

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#400 for Dixie State’s Judkins

Dixie State head coach Jon Judkins won the 400th game of his career last night with a 83-76 victory at Hawaii-Hilo. His squad is currently 13-4 (8-1 PacWest). Judkins is now 95-55 in his 5+ seasons at DSC. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

Cluess signs contact extension

Iona College head coach Tim Cluess signed a multi-year contract extension, through June 30, 2017. Cluess, led the Gaels to a 25-12 mark in his first season, as well as appearances in the MAAC and CollegeInsider.com tournament championship games. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

Jones earns 200th win

North Texas head coach Johnny Jones earned his 200th career win with a 76-64 decision over Arkansas State on Saturday. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

Reisman’s 500th at Tarleton

The NCAA D2 member Tarleton State Texans knocked off Texas A&M Commerce on Saturday, January 21, to give Coach Lonn Reisman his 500th career victory at the school. The Texans are currently ranked 4th in the nation and are the No. 1 defensive team in the nation in scoring defense and defensive field goal percentage.

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Bolen Breaks Record

Mountain State basketball coach Bob Bolen, became the all-time leader in coaching wins by a men’s coach at a West Virginia college or university with 479 with his win last night over Talladega. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

400 wins for Izzo

Draymond Green had 22 points, 14 rebounds and six assists to help No. 10 Michigan State beat Minnesota 68-52 Wednesday night and give coach Tom Izzo his 400th win. Here’s the link to the video of Izzo’s emotional press conference: http://www.msuspartans.com/sports/m-baskbl/recaps/012512aaa.… Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

Gibbons Gets Win #200 at Clayton State

Last week Clayton State head coach Gordon Gibbons won his 200th game at Clayton State. In his 21st season as a head coach at the Division II level, Gibbons is 446-179. He is one of few head coaches at any level that has recorded 200 or more victories at two different programs. Stay with HoopDirt

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