Augusta University men's basketball coach Dip Metress returns with young squad

Entering his 20th season as a head basketball coach, Augusta's Dip Metress has a sense of renewal.With almost half of his team comprised of freshmen, Metress said he's enjoying...

Gov. Haley announces creation of One SC flood relief fund; asks residents to contribute

...vid Beasley, comedian Stephen Colbert, Caro lina Panthers owner Jerry Rich ard son, musicians Edwin McCain and Darius Rucker, Uni versity of South Carolina wo men's basketball coach Dawn Staley and Clemson foot ball coach Dabo Swinney.

Clemson ranks high in academics in football

...average takes time," California athletic director Mike Williams said, noting the numbers don't represent any of basketball coach Cuonzo Martin's recruits. "Because we are looking at lagging indicators with the graduation rates, the positive...

Augusta men's basketball team ranked No. 23

...men's basketball team will enter the season ranked in the NCAA Division II top 25.In the National Association of Basketball Coaches preseason poll, the Jaguars checked in at No. 23. Augusta finished last season with a 23-7 record after a first-round...

Escort believes Louisville coach Rick Pitino must have been aware of sex parties with recruits, players

...LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Escort Katina Powell broke her silence Tuesday, saying she has no proof that Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino knew that a former Cardinals staffer hired her and other dancers to strip and have sex with former recruits...

Ex-college coach says Lamar Odom is "much improved"

Former Rhode Island basketball coach Jim Harrick says NBA star Lamar Odom is in "much improved" condition at a Las Vegas hospital after being found unconscious earlier...

4 dead, many injured when vehicle crashes into Oklahoma State homecoming parade

...players, were killed in a 2001 plane crash while returning from a game in Colorado. And Oklahoma State women's basketball coach Kurt Budke and assistant Miranda Serna were among four killed in a plane crash in Arkansas in 2011 while on a recruiting...

Gregg Popovich will take over USA basketball team after 2016 Olympics

...lead a team to Olympic gold.The San Antonio Spurs coach was hired Friday to replace Mike Krzyzewski as the U.S. basketball coach following the 2016 Olympics, a job he never knew he would get despite his undeniable place in coaching history...

Influx of new basketball coaches welcomed by the SEC

The SEC is counting on new coaches to increase the league profile and presence in the NCAA Tournament.

Augusta University's men's basketball team begins practice

At 2:30 Thursday morning, Augusta University men's basketball coach Dip Metress couldn't sleep. To pass the time, he unloaded dishes from the dishwasher.As he drove into work hours later...