Heisman winner, teammate were held at gunpoint

...breaking into his girlfriend's apartment.According to a criminal complaint, Price pushed his girlfriend and Lobo basketball player Khadijah Shumpert at her apartment on Monday in a dispute over an "Apple" television.Authorities say Price...

Woman selected to lead players union

LAS VEGAS - The National Basketball Players Association has elected Michele Roberts as executive director, making her the first woman to lead a North American pro sports...

Nike Nationals uses league setup for the first time

...North Augusta this weekend, and it celebrates its 10th year with a new twist.The tournament for elite female basketball players has adopted a league setup, which means the top 24 teams in the 16-and-under division had to earn their way...

Former prep basketball players take part in alumni game

Former Westside and Duke standout and NBA veteran Will Avery rounded up a group of past players from six area schools to hold an alumni basketball game at May Park on Saturday.

Local players' team opens with victory in Peach Jam 16-U division

NORTH AUGUSTA - Some of the nation's top high school basketball players gathered at the Riverview Park Activities Center on Wednesday for the first day of the EYBL Nike Peach Jam.Included in the pool...


...a 6-foot-9 forward, averaged 6.7 points and 5.1 rebounds for Florida Gulf Coast last season.? Iowa basketball player Peter Jok was arrested Monday night and charged with driving his moped on a revoked license.This is the second...

Nike Peach Jam begins Wednesday in North Augusta

North Augusta is ready to yet again be the short-term home of some of the best high school basketball players and college coaches.The nation's elite talent will be in the Augusta area for the EYBL Finals at the Nike Peach Jam, held...

Tennessee Volunteers' freshmen class keeps it in the family

...football for the Volunteers. A sixth freshman ? wide receiver Vic Wharton ? is the nephew of former Tennessee basketball player Brandon Wharton.The newcomers want to help the Vols end a string of four consecutive losing seasons and regain...

UGA dismisses basketball player

ATHENS, Ga. -- Junior forward Brandon Morris has been dismissed from the University of Georgia basketball team, head coach Mark Fox said.

All-Star event helps local basketball players give back to community

Former Josey standout Patrick Meyers and Glenn Hills product Reggie Middleton saw an opportunity to give back to the community, and used basketball to do it.