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Civil rights leaders 'offended' after meeting with the Atlanta Hawks is canceled

...defended Deng on Wednesday."I've never been around a better person," Thibodeau said. "He's not only a great basketball player, he's an even better person. I'll stand by Luol any day. He's good. He's done a lot of great things in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-10/civil-rights-leaders-offended
Edward Schweers

...where he was an outstanding student and athlete. He was the Salutatorian of his senior class and an all conference basketball player. He then attended and graduated from Spring Hill College in Mobile Ala. on a full academic scholarship. While...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172341842
Georgia might lean on newcomers Jeb Blazevich, Joe Ledbetter at tight end

...coveted high school recruit with offers from virtually every football power in the South, the other a Division II basketball player interested in trying a different game.These days, Jeb Blazevich and Joe Ledbetter aren't all that different...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-15/georgia-might-lean-newcom
Minnesota's Maya Moore earns first WNBA MVP award

...the hard work that I've put in," Moore said. "I think of all the people who have helped me in my journey as a basketball player. They should be recognized with this award. It means so much to have the respect of the people who watch the game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-21/minnesotas-maya-moore-earns-first
Selina Kohn is Paine College's first female athletic director

...Dyson-Brown, a former standout volleyball and women's basketball player at Paine. "It was definitely the move that needed...Team.She is married to Ben Kohn, a former Paine basketball player. They have three sons: Marcus (8), Christopher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/paine-college/2014-08-15/selina-kohn
Coach K, US team pay visit to West Point

...place and you just feel, you feel good about being an American, and you feel a little bit more proud of being a USA basketball player or coach," he said, "and that's what we wanted our guys to get today."It seems they did."For sure, it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-18/coach-k-us-team-pay-visit-wes
Transcript of Ray Guy's Hall of Fame Speech

...college I played other positions as well. I was a good athlete and could have been a Major League pitcher or an NBA basketball player, but I knew God had something special for me. And eventually one sport would stand out beyond the rest, and it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-02/transcript-ray-guys-hall-fame
Aquinas' Tamyrik Fields stays local by signing with Georgia Regents

Tamyrik Fields isn't going far to play for a winning college basketball program.The Aquinas boys basketball player signed with Georgia Regents just a few months after he finished a senior season made up of double-doubles."It just means the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-05-09/aquinas-tamyrik-fields-st
Augusta Christian's Dingle is player of the year

...championship.Dingle's leadership on his new team also made him The Augusta Chronicle's All-Area Independent Boys Basketball Player of the Year."He does a lot well," Lions coach John Harris said. "One is he's the coach on the floor ? he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-04-08/augusta-christians-di
Aquinas' Ahmed Hill finishes career with 3,000 points, individual honors

...than 3,000 career high school points, it's easy to see why The Augusta Chronicle's All-Area Georgia Boys Basketball Player of the Year felt at ease.But the Aquinas star has opened up more since he arrived at the school prior to his sophomore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-04-12/aquinas-ahmed-hill-fi