Posts filtered by tags: Ncaa[x]


 

USC basketball welcomes five transfers for 2020-21

USC men’s basketball made official the signing of its five transfers heading into the 2020-2021 season Wednesday on Twitter. The Trojans also announced the official signing of incoming freshman Boubacar Coulibaly, who committed to the program in March, to the roster as well. Tahj Eaddy In three seasons and 64 games at Santa Clara, the guard averaged 12.0 points, 2.6 assists and 2.4 rebounds per game. He joined the Broncos as a transfer in 2017 after playing his true freshman season at Southeas...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Ncaa, Usc, Rice, Charleston, Broncos, Peterson, Goodwin, Southeast Missouri, Conference USA, Wofford, RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Long Beach State


Butler adds all-conference guard to roster as transfer

Star guard Bo Hodges has decided to transfer from East Tennessee State to Butler next season. Bulldogs coach LaVall Jordan made the announcement Wednesday though the 6-foot-5 guard won't be able to play next season because of the NCAA transfer rules. “Bo brings toughness, experience and a winning mentality to our program,” Jordan said in a statement.
Tags: News, Sports, Ncaa, Jordan, Butler, East Tennessee State, Bo Hodges, LaVall Jordan


Cornyn calls on Justice Department to release report on FBI’s handling of Nassar case

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-Texas) is calling on the Justice Department’s inspector general to release his report on the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s handling of its investigation into former U.S. Olympic and USA Gymnastics women’s national team physician Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse of young gymnasts. Cornyn in a letter to Michael Horowitz, the inspector general, Tuesday said he is “deeply concerned about evidence of the FBI’s lack of urgency” in investigating allegations against Nassar in ...
Tags: Japan, Texas, News, La, Boston, Sports, Sport, Indianapolis, Fbi, Soccer, Olympics, Ncaa, Justice Department, OIG, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Penny


California community college could see huge change in athletic schedule

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. The process of getting athletics underway at junior colleges throughout California is starting to take shape. If last week’s California Community College Athletic Association’s (CCCAA) board of directors meeting was any indication, it’s not be straightforward. The meeting took place via video conferencing due to the social distancing guidelines established by Gov. Gavin Newsom “Stay at Home” order due to t...
Tags: California, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Basketball, College sports, Ncaa, Michael Jackson, Usc, Cccaa, Ucla, Gavin Newsom, Jackie Robinson, Working Group, Saddleback College, Liddell


California community colleges could see huge change in athletic schedule

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. The process of getting athletics underway at junior colleges throughout California is starting to take shape. If last week’s California Community College Athletic Association’s (CCCAA) board of directors meeting was any indication, it’s not be straightforward. The meeting took place via video conferencing due to the social distancing guidelines established by Gov. Gavin Newsom “Stay at Home” order due to t...
Tags: California, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Basketball, College sports, Ncaa, Michael Jackson, Usc, Cccaa, Ucla, Gavin Newsom, Jackie Robinson, Working Group, Saddleback College, Liddell


Where UCLA stands at quarterback entering the 2020 season

When it comes to UCLA quarterbacks, Dorian Thompson-Robinson has run the Bruins’ show the past two seasons and will more than likely do it again in 2020. In what could be a make-or-break year for the Bruins’ coaching staff, Thompson-Robinson is expected to have a breakout season, but that’s only if he makes strides in becoming more consistent. UCLA will also need to rely on growing its depth in the quarterback group following the transfer of their go-to backup during spring practice. Here’s a br...
Tags: Texas, Washington, Kentucky, Sports, Sport, Soccer, New Hampshire, Idaho, College sports, Ncaa, Espn, Washington State, Griffin, Usc, Ucla, Burton


The PGA TOUR Announces Debut of PGA TOUR University

Inaugural Class of 2021 to be awarded pathway toKorn Ferry and International Tours PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida – The PGA TOUR announced a new program designed to strengthen and elevate the path to the PGA TOUR through the Korn Ferry Tour, Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica and PGA TOUR Series – China. PGA TOUR University will reward elite collegiate play with varying levels of playing access to Tours operated under the PGA TOUR umbrella, while upholding the principles and v...
Tags: Florida, China, Sport, Canada, Golf, Ncaa, Scottsdale Arizona, USGA, The Armchair Golfer, Ponte Vedra, Jay Monahan, Korn Ferry Tour, PGA Tour University, PGA TOUR University Ranking List, Grayhawk Golf Club


Q&A with UCLA’s new athletic director Martin Jarmond

For the past few weeks Martin Jarmond, UCLA’s new athletic director, has organized his day into two parts: Boston College and UCLA. From around 7:30 in the morning until about 4:30 in the afternoon, he works on wrapping up his responsibilities as BC’s athletic director. It’s a role he’s had for the past three years and a position he officially concluded on Monday, June 1. After a break for dinner, he starts the UCLA portion of his day lasting from about 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. It’s during this time h...
Tags: Kentucky, Boston, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Ncaa, Usc, Ucla, Boston College, Southern California News Group, Jarmond, Dan Guerrero, Johnny Juzang, Pepper Rodgers


United States: Intellectual Property And College Athletics – NCAA Clarifies Stance On Student-Athlete Compensation - Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP

On April 29, 2020, the National Collegiate Athletic Association ("NCAA") clarified its position supporting the NCAA's Federal and State Legislation Working Group's proposed rule changes to...
Tags: News, United States, Ncaa, National Collegiate Athletic Association NCAA, Schnader Harrison Segal, Lewis LLP, Intellectual Property And College Athletics, State Legislation Working Group


Census field offices begin to reopen, aim to close the gap in lagging 2020 U.S. count

UCLA Bruins quarterback Josh Rosen during the first half of an NCAA college football game against the USC Trojans at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) UCLA Bruins quarterback Josh Rosen (3) walks off the field as the USC Trojans defeated the UCLA Bruins 28-23 during a NCAA college football game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (Photo by Keith Birmingh...
Tags: News, Washington, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, United States, Ncaa, Pasadena, Seattle, Orange County, Orange, Riverside County, Usc, Rose Bowl, Ucla


The FCS is ready to get back to football, but how will it be pulled off?

Monday is the first day the NCAA will allow member schools to re-open their athletic facilities to student-athletes for voluntary workouts, though without coaching supervision. "Our number one priority throughout this spring has been the safety and well-being of our student-athletes, and that will remain the top priority," NDSU coach Matt Entz said last week, echoing a sentiment across college athletics. It's an important step for any plan, but the way schools will get back to playing foo...
Tags: News, Sports, Ncaa, FCS, NDSU, Matt Entz


March Madness: Terminology Explained

The NCAA college basketball tournament, also known as "March Madness", is a classic college basketball tournament adored by fans, particularly in the US. It has grown over time to be one of the major sporting events in the basketball calendar year.  It was a huge disappointment for sports fans when the 2020 men's and women's college basketball tournaments were cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. March Madness is unique in many aspects, including some of the terminology used. If you are ...
Tags: Facebook, US, Sport, Ncaa, Associated Press, Espn, Cinderella, Unknown, East West Midwest South, AP Ranking AP, BPI BPI, BPI Defensive BPI


Wear a mask. Why? It’s for the economy, stupid!

U.S. Forest fire crews fight fire with fire as they set off huge backfires to cut off the northern flank of the Thomas fire near Rose Valley recreation area on Saturday. Dec. 9, 2017 in the Los Padres National Forest. The Thomas Fire has spread to near 150,000 acres. (Photo by Gene Blevins for the Los Angeles DailyNews/SCNG) Residents return to their homes on Colina Vista Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, after the Thomas fire raged through their foothill homes in Ventura. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, ...
Tags: Business, California, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Ncaa, Houston Rockets, Ucla, Taco Bell, Thomas, James Harden, Brentwood, Costa Mesa, Kelvin Kuo


College Hockey Report: LIU Hires Riley, but Alabama-Huntsville Hockey is No More

In the past week, folks who follow college hockey have been exposed to both a substantial high and a devastating low. For Long Island University, they are now able to begin recruiting players as they have finally hired the program’s first head coach. For Alabama-Huntsville, their 35-year journey as a varsity program came to a screeching halt. The Chargers’ hockey team was cut, becoming the first casualty in college hockey as a result of the economic impact caused by the pandemic. Long Isl...
Tags: Twitter, New York, Sport, Alaska, Army, Chargers, Universities, Ncaa, Rob, Hockey, NHL, Jack, Sharks, Long Island, Riley, Squaw Valley


John Murphy secures Byron Nelson Award and PGA Tour start

John Murphy (Kinsale) driving at the 8th tee in the final round of the 2019 Sherry Fitzgerald Davitt & Davitt sponsored Mullingar Scratch Cup. Picture by Pat Cashman Kinsale international John Murphy can look forward to a PGA Tour start next year after he won the prestigious Byron Nelson Award presented by Srixon/Cleveland Golf.Winner of the St Andrew...
Tags: US, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Dallas, Ncaa, John, Salvation Army, Nelson, Louisville, Murphy, John Murphy, University of Louisville, Byron Nelson, Amateur golf, Pat Cashman


United States: Is Change Finally Bruin' Or Is It A Trojan Horse? NCAA Takes Action On Name, Image And Likeness Rights - Davis & Gilbert

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced on April 29 its recommendations for approving a framework which allows college athletes to earn money from the use of their names, images and/or likenesses from third parties.
Tags: News, United States, Davis, Ncaa, Gilbert, National Collegiate Athletic Association NCAA


United States: New NBA G League Program Begins To Challenge NCAA Men's Basketball Hold On Top Prospects - Ropes & Gray LLP

Since the inception of the NBA G League there has been concern that the creation of this "minor league" would diminish the enormously popular (and profitable)
Tags: News, United States, Ncaa, Gray LLP, NBA G League, New NBA G League


USC QB JT Daniels transfers to Georgia

After speculation he may still return to USC, JT Daniels made his departure from Troy official on Thursday. The former Trojan quarterback is transferring to Georgia, he announced on Twitter, signing off with a short message: “THANK YOU USC. Excited for the future.” A former five-star recruit from Mater Dei, Daniels started for USC in 2018 as a true freshman. He completed 216 of 363 passes that season for 2,672 yards, 14 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. He beat out a four-man field for the starti...
Tags: Sports, Georgia, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Ncaa, SEC, Illinois, Wake Forest, Usc, Heisman, Boise State, Monarchs, Vanderbilt, Daniels, Trojans


Pride Re-Sign Sullivan, Whale Sign Draft Pick Conway

On May 27 the Boston Pride re-signed a key piece of the team that finished last season 23-0-1, Tori Sullivan, and the following day the Connecticut Whale came to terms with one of their six selections from the 2020 NWHL Draft, Amanda Conway. Both players, forwards, will be looking to impact their respective rosters in the coming season. Both teams now have 12 players signed for Season 6, one behind the total of the league’s newest franchise – the Toronto Six. While Boston has a host of return...
Tags: Boston, Sport, Connecticut, Ncaa, Buffalo, Hockey, Norwich, Conway, Amanda, NWHL, Sullivan, Boston Pride, Tori, Connecticut Whale, Buffalo Beauts, Sammy Davis


Two months later, Nick Rakocevic and Jonah Mathews have different outlooks on end of USC careers

Inextricably tied together throughout their USC careers, Jonah Mathews and Nick Rakocevic are fittingly killing time during quarantine together. The pair, whose senior seasons came to an abrupt end just over two months ago, still live in the same houses they rented out in August. Situated within walking distance of each other, they frequent each other’s homes at least five times a week in search of something to do in between workouts to prepare for the NBA Draft. There’s a lot of playing Call of...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Netflix, Soccer, Nba, College sports, Ncaa, Usc, Ucla, Jonah, Jordan McLaughlin, Mathews, Rakocevic, Nick Rakocevic, Jonah Mathews


2015 NHL Draft Top 10: Where Are They Now?

Heading into the 2015 NHL Draft, there was a feeling that this would be the draft class that defined the decade. Much like how Sidney Crosby was one of the seminal faces for hockey throughout the 2000s, the 2015 Draft had players that could define the sport throughout the 2010s and beyond. Now with these players having a few seasons under their belts to establish themselves in the league, have the top 10 picks of the 2015 NHL Draft managed to live up to the hype? Note: The 2015 NHL Draft w...
Tags: London, Colorado, Massachusetts, Toronto, Sport, Chicago, New Jersey, Arizona, Finland, Ncaa, San Jose, Philadelphia, Michigan, Buffalo, Hockey, NHL


The NHL's bloated playoff proposal is a bid for normalcy that's anything but

Gary Bettman has announced plans to complete the NHL’s coronavirus-interrupted season with an expanded 24-team postseason, but one question persists: Why bother?Sites, dates and times are to be determined, but the National Hockey League is planning to complete its coronavirus-interrupted 2019-20 season at some point this summer with its best aspect by far, the Stanley Cup playoffs.OK, fine. So why is it even bothering?“We’re not planning this for the economics,” Gary Bettman, the NHL commissione...
Tags: News, Nbc, Sports, Tokyo, Ncaa, NHL, National Hockey League, Gary Bettman, Bettman, Donald Fehr, NHL Players ' Association


NCAA makes Johnny Juzang eligible at UCLA for next season

Kentucky transfer Johnny Juzang can play basketball for UCLA this winter.
Tags: News, Kentucky, Sports, Ncaa, Ucla, Johnny Juzang


Report: NBA veteran Jason Terry accepts assistant coaching job at alma mater Arizona

Terry will join a Wildcats program going through an NCAA investigation.
Tags: News, Sports, Arizona, Nba, Ncaa, Terry, Wildcats, Jason Terry


NCAA makes Juzang eligible at UCLA for next season

Kentucky transfer Johnny Juzang can play basketball for UCLA this winter. The NCAA on Wednesday approved a transfer waiver of the year in residence requirement, which typically forces a transfer to sit out one season before becoming eligible. As a result, Juzang is eligible to play what will be his sophomore season in 2020-21.
Tags: News, Kentucky, Sports, Ncaa, Ucla, Johnny Juzang, Juzang


Mac McClung transfers from Georgetown to Texas Tech: Will NCAA let him play next season?

An NBA hopeful leaving Georgetown for Texas Tech is a sign of the shifting tides in college basketball.
Tags: Texas, News, Sports, Nba, Ncaa, Georgetown, Mac McClung, Georgetown for Texas Tech


UCLA guard Johnny Juzang granted immediate eligibility after transfer from Kentucky

UCLA’s big off-season acquisition won’t have to wait a year to suit up at Pauley Pavilion. Sophomore guard Johnny Juzang has been granted immediate eligibility by the NCAA, a team spokesperson said on Wednesday. Juzang, who transferred from Kentucky this off-season, will be able to play for UCLA in 2020-21. “We’re very excited that Johnny will be able to play for us next season,” head coach Mick Cronin said in a statement. “I’m grateful to Erin Adkins, our associate athletic director in complian...
Tags: Kentucky, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Nba, College sports, Ncaa, Ucla, Chris Smith, Bruins, Johnny, Mick Cronin, Harvard Westlake, Jalen Hill, UCLA Basketball, Johnny Juzang


Canadiens’ Future Starts Now

When Marc Bergevin was hired as general manager of the Montreal Canadiens in 2012, he insisted that he would build the team through the draft to become perennial contenders. He has preached patience, and while the wait has been a long one, Montreal’s depth chart is about to get a significant injection of skill thanks to a few recent draft selections who will be turning pro next season. Alexander Romanov Leads Russian Contingent Coming to Montreal The fanbase rejoiced earlier this month w...
Tags: Sport, United States, Moscow, Wisconsin, Ncaa, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Montreal, Wisconsin Badgers, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Jonathan Drouin, Romanov, Habs, OHL


2020 NHL Draft: Reviewing First Round Mock Scenarios for Teams

The mocking is done — at least for the first round. Now it’s on to the real challenge — my annual seven-round mocks. But, first, let’s review the first round to determine a consensus of sorts based on the 10 scenarios presented in this mock series. There's no hockey being played so our Prospect & NHL Draft experts are focusing on what comes next. Check out the latest profiles and features in our 2020 NHL Draft Guide https://t.co/xVdNH9l1TQ #THW #NHL #NHLDraft #2020NHLDraft— The Hock...
Tags: Florida, Sweden, Minnesota, Colorado, Washington, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, Canada, New Jersey, Blues, Rangers, Dallas, Nashville, Ncaa, San Jose


United States: NCAA Moves Closer To "NIL" Policy For Student-Athletes - Ropes & Gray LLP

On April 29, 2020, the NCAA Board of Governors (the "Board") announced its support for a proposal (the "Proposal")
Tags: News, United States, Ncaa, Gray LLP, Student Athletes Ropes amp, NCAA Board of Governors the Board