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United States rebounds from slow start, surges past Turkey at Basketball World Cup

...19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.A night after crushing Finland by 59 in its biggest rout ever while using NBA players in the former world championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-31/united-states-rebounds-slow-s
The Way We Were: Miller Theater

...as often.Also, we were at my parents' house around that time and some of us were talking about finding a place to play basketball. Someone suggested that we go "just up the road" to Columbia Junior High School, as they were likely to have some outdoor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-31/way-we-were-columbia-washingt
U.S. routs Finland in opener of FIBA World Cup basketball tournament

...will play Turkey on Sunday in a rematch of the 2010 world basketball championship gold-medal game.The event has since been renamed...the lowest-ranked team ever to receive a wild card, with basketball governing FIBA noting Finland's improvement on the court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-30/us-routs-finland-ope
Augusta State University | The Augusta Chronicle

...articles about Augusta State University Volunteers handed out free cups and T-shirts bearing the new GRU logo at Saturday's basketball game. Reactions to the logo and the merger were varied, but few turned down free goodies. Work has been under way to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/education/colleges-and-universities/augusta-
University of South Carolina - Aiken | The Augusta Chronicle

...conducted by US News and World Report. Meredith Legg, who holds the all-time scoring record USC Aiken's women's basketball team, is not letting her cancer get her down. She will soon take part in a taping of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/education/colleges-and-universities/universi
Parents uncomfortable with their child playing football

...parents said they are comfortable with participation in a host of other sports ? including swimming, track and field, basketball, soccer, baseball and softball, among others.The AP-GfK poll was conducted from July 24-28.It included interviews...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-28/parents-uncomfortabl
US cruises in final tuneup game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball

...S. national team to a 101-71 victory over Slovenia on Tuesday in its final exhibition game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball.Faried finished with 14 points for the Americans, who next head to Bilbao, Spain, for their tournament opener Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-26/us-cruises-final-tuneup-game-
Greater Augusta Bulldog Club honors former basketball coach Hugh Durham

...57 seconds left in overtime, Georgia basketball coach Hugh Durham was desperate to win...contest, the Bulldogs helped pioneer a basketball method later used by many teams: repeatedly...coach won more than 600 games in his basketball career and took two teams to the Final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-19/greater-augusta-bulldog-c
Roger Federer posts first-round win as childhood idol Michael Jordan looks on

NEW YORK - Growing up as a basketball fan, Roger Federer had a poster of Michael Jordan hanging on his bedroom wall. On Tuesday night, Federer won a first-round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-26/roger-federer-posts-
Minnesota's Maya Moore earns first WNBA MVP award

...for all 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