...out as Fox announcerGus Johnson is stepping down as Fox's lead soccer announcer.Best known for his calls of college basketball and the NFL, Johnson knew little about soccer when he started calling games. He was frequently panned on social...


...holes.Shirley, who is from Atlanta, had a 2-up lead over Meghan Stasi after nine holes at Harbour Trees. College Basketball'Pack standout makes decisionGreenbrier High School senior Jennifer McMahan has verbally committed to play for the...

Autonomy for Big Five spells end to status quo

...payday from a Georgia game more than ever to survive financially.Of greater concern is what this might all mean to college basketball and its cash cow NCAA Tournament. What the Big Five choose to do will have immense trickle-down effects the other...

Concussion deal a big win for NCAA

...rid of a huge potential liability at only a fraction of the cost of the $770 million it gets annually for hosting college basketball's big tournament."To put it in context, they have over a half a billion dollars in reserves they're doing...

Top coaches are drawn to Peach Jam

NORTH AUGUSTA - The EYBL Nike Peach Jam sports some of college basketball's most prominent figure heads. Names like Mike Krzyzewski, Roy Williams, Tubby Smith, Leonard Hamilton and Tom Izzo are all...

Bulls make a strong push for Knicks' Carmelo Anthony

...organization after being with the team 32 years as a player, broadcaster and most recently as vice president for player relations.He said he plans to continue his work as a college basketball analyst and commentator for CBS Sports.

Feelings on parity in college baseball are mixed

...in 2008 when Fresno State won the national title as a No. 4 regional seed, the equivalent of a No. 13 seed in college basketball. Another came in 2012, with Stony Brook and Kent State crashing the party. Last year, Indiana made its first...


...base package of $6.5 million next season and $8 million over each of the final three seasons.Already one of college basketball's highest-paid coaches, Calipari led the Wildcats to the 2012 NCAA championship and is coming off his third...

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...


...e-mailed to Wayne Staats at wayne.staats@augustachronicle.com. Call (706) 823-3425 with any questions. College Basketball'Cats' Randle is headed to NBAKentucky forward Julius Randle took a lot of time and talked to a lot of people...