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Peach Jam leads off busy month at Riverview Park

...hoops in the Augusta area attract the nation's top college basketball coaches and high school stars while providing...is a big job, but a significant one.Watching college basketball's royalty each year never gets old, Meyer said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-05/peach-jam-leads-busy-month-ri
Nike Peach Jam has had an illustrious run in North Augusta

...all. Brand teamed up with Metta World Peace, aka Ron Artest, for the championship.Brand later became the 1999 college basketball player of the year and was the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. Peace was named the 2004 NBA Defensive Player of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-07-04/nike-peach-jam-has-ha
Michaux: Who to pull for, Atlanta or Cleveland?

...the talent level, the sheer volume and scale of it has never attracted me. For all of its flaws, I prefer the college basketball game and always will. Once players drop their alma mater allegiance for cash, they become as relevant as senior-tour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/michaux-who-pull-atlanta-or-
Michaux: Former Laney star Rod Hall might have future in NFL

...San Diego Chargers all-pro tight end Antonio Gates was signed in 2003 as an undrafted free agent after playing college basketball exclusively.He'd originally enrolled at Michigan State to play both basketball and football, but when then-Spartans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-04-23/michaux-former-laney-star
Lauren Hill remembered at arena where she made her layup

...made her first basket only five months ago.There was no more perfect place to remember her.The 19-year-old college basketball player was memorialized Monday with her own music and words in the arena where she had one of her greatest moments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-13/lauren-hill-remembered-ar
Inspiring college basketball player Lauren Hill dies at 19

CINCINNATI - Lauren Hill's teammates and coaches are remembering the 19-year-old college basketball player with her own inspiring words: "Never give up."It was an example she lived by as she fought a brain tumor and rallied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-10/inspiring-college-basketb
Man shot by police had much to celebrate in recent months

...especially his favorite Dallas Cowboys, even in the spring, when the rest of the sports world had moved on to college basketball and March Madness.Anthony Adkinson, another forklift operator, said they had barely met when Scott gave him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-10/man-shot-police-had-much-cele
NCAA rules committee wants to reduce shot clock to 30 seconds

The NCAA made a series of changes to men's college basketball three years ago in an attempt to boost scoring and reduce physical play under the basket. Those changes barely moved the needle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-15/ncaa-rules-committee-want
Laney's Brooks signs with Georgia Regents

Ja'Shawn Brooks made it official: he won't be leaving the area to play college basketball.The Laney senior signed with Georgia Regents on Wednesday, a little more than a month after he committed to the Jaguars."I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-15/laneys-brooks-signs-georg
Rants & Raves

...Game of Thrones began. I guess she couldn't wait for dynasty. CONCERNING THE RANT about not many whites are in college (basketball) or the NBA: The answer is simple. White can't jump. THE GOVERNOR of Wiscon sin earns $144,423 per year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-14/rants-raves