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Purdue basketball rebounding at high level as Big Ten season starts

Journal & Courier | 2022-12-03, 12:48

The Boilermakers have outrebounded their last three opponents by a combined 41 ...

Clemson basketball, Alex Hemenway 'damn good' in second half of ACC opener

no EC Bluffton Today | 2022-12-03, 12:45

You can't forget about Clemson 3-point shooter Alex Hemenway. Just when you think you can ignore him, like Friday night when he was scoreless in

76ers vs. Grizzlies: Doc Rivers Highlights Biggest Struggles

The Tribune San Luis Obispo | 2022-12-03, 12:39

76ers head coach Doc Rivers points out his team's two biggest issues in the Friday night loss to the Grizzlies. Coming off of a blowout loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

Ohio State basketball vs. St. Francis (Pa.) preview: TV info, key players, starters, prediction

Cleveland | 2022-12-03, 12:38

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State men’s basketball will return home to face St. Francis (Pa.) as it continues its nonconference schedule. The Buckeyes are undefeated at home so far, having only played mid-major programs, with Saturday’s matchup continuing that

Western Conference anarchy might be the best hope for a Warriors repeat

San Francisco Chronicle | 2022-12-03, 12:36

As painful as this Warriors season has been, the team can still take advantage of a more chaotic than usual West. ...

Why the Memphis Grizzlies are fortunate to have Steven Adams against star NBA centers

Commercial Appeal | 2022-12-03, 12:36

The Memphis Grizzlies are relying on Steven Adams to hold his own against some of the best centers in the NBA without much help. ...

Pitt opens ACC schedule with 68-60 victory at N.C. State, wins fifth in a row

no EC Lancaster Online | 2022-12-03, 12:33

Dec. 3—On multiple occasions this season, Pitt coach Jeff Capel has been asked to describe his team's identify. Perhaps it's too early to say for sure, but Pitt's 68-60 upset victory Friday night against N.C. State in Raleigh, N.C., appears ...

Bucks' Khris Middleton shows no signs of rust in his return

Madison | 2022-12-03, 12:28

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton initially said that making his 2022-23 debut in his return from offseason wrist surgery felt great. Then he quickly corrected himself. “I should actually say good,” Middleton said Friday night after the

Heath girls basketball pesters Lakewood to reach 4-0

Newark Advocate | 2022-12-03, 12:24

Caroline Robertson scored 16 points Friday to lead Heath at Lakewood, but the Bulldogs picked up their fourth win thanks to defense. ...

Dryden girls basketball drops opener to Watkins Glen

Cortland Standard | 2022-12-03, 12:00

DRYDEN — The Dryden girls

High School Basketball | Pasquotank boys open season with road win vs. Perquimans

no EC Daily Advance | 2022-12-03, 12:00

HERTFORD — It was a positive start to the season for the Pasquotank boys’ basketball team Friday night. The Panthers scored the first 10 points of their road game against Perquimans and despite the Pirates pushing back and staying in it for the majority,

Why is Kentucky playing a basketball game in London in the middle of the season?

no EC Lancaster Online | 2022-12-03, 11:57

A game that has been years in the making is finally here. ...

Lakers rip normally stout Bucks defense, ruining Khris Middleton's season debut

Madison | 2022-12-03, 11:52

MILWAUKEE — Anthony Davis and LeBron James tore apart the NBA's top-rated defense and gave Los Angeles Lakers coach Darvin Ham a triumphant return to Milwaukee. Davis scored a season-high 44 points and James passed Magic Johnson on the NBA’s career assists

Girls basketball roundup: East Syracuse Minoa knocks off Chittenango in season opener

The Post-Standard | 2022-12-03, 11:51

Updated: Dec. 02, 2022, 10:45 p.m. Aniyah Jones led the East Syracuse Minoa girls basketball squad with 15 points in its victory over Chittenango on Dec. 2, 2022. Scott Schild | [email protected] NEW! By Kevin L. Smith | [email protected] The East

Boys basketball roundup: West Genesee downs Jamesville-DeWitt in Peppino’s Invitational (80 photos)

The Post-Standard | 2022-12-03, 11:51

Updated: Dec. 02, 2022, 10:40 p.m. West Genesee's Christian Amica (No. 5) scored 14 points in the Wildcats' 77-51 win over Jamesville-DeWitt in the Peppino's Invitational at Christian Brothers Academy on Dec. 2, 2022. Marilu Lopez Fretts |

Tennessee Lady Vols basketball vs. No. 9 Virginia Tech: Score prediction, scouting report

The Leaf-Chronicle | 2022-12-03, 11:51

Lady Vols basketball faces true test of who it is Sunday against No. 9 Virginia Tech. Here's what you need to know about the matchup. ...

Pickerington Central defense suffocates Newark in OCC-Buckeye opener

Newark Advocate | 2022-12-03, 11:30

The defending Division I state champion Tigers limited the Wildcats to 22 percent shooting in the 51-31 victory. ...

Greencastle boys basketball drops Mifflin County in James Buchanan Tip-Off Tournament

Penn Live | 2022-12-03, 11:24

In the opening round of the James Buchanan Tip-Off Tournament, Greencastle (1-0) picked up a 65-54 victory against

Mid-Penn boys basketball stars for opening night, Friday, Dec. 2, 2022

Penn Live | 2022-12-03, 11:24

Several Mid-Penn players turned in big performances in

East Pennsboro boys hoops fall to New Oxford in first round of Boiling Springs Tournament

Penn Live | 2022-12-03, 11:24

East Pennsboro’s Dayrell Everett scored a game-high 21 points but it wasn’t enough as the

Central Dauphin boys basketball drops tourney opener to Muhlenberg

Penn Live | 2022-12-03, 11:24

Daron Haggens scored 20 points for Central Dauphin but the Rams couldn’t overcome

UConn women's basketball opens Big East play with rout of Providence ahead of game at ...

no EC Marietta Daily Journal | 2022-12-03, 11:23

Dec. 3—STORRS — The UConn women's basketball team's first goal every season is to win the Big East regular season crown. On Friday, the No. 3 Huskies began their quest toward earning their 22nd Big East regular-season title by opening ...

Wiesbaden thumps Baumholder to open season

Stars and Stripes | 2022-12-03, 11:22

WIESBADEN, Germany – Normally being described as a villain has a negative connotation. But when Wiesbaden boys basketball coach David Brown told girls coach Kristin Kachmar about her guards, he meant it as a compliment. They’re steal-producing machines. “Coach

Thousands protest in South Korea in support of truckers

no EC Atlanta Journal | 2022-12-03, 11:06

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators representing organized labor marched in South Korea’s capital on Saturday denouncing government attempts to force thousands of striking truckers back to work after they walked out in a dispute over the price

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