East Carolina falls to South Florida in AAC basketball opener

ORLANDO, Fla. – Angel Nunez’s 19 points and 11 rebounds for the No. 9 seed University of South Florida were enough for a 71-66 victory to end the season for the East Carolina Panthers on Thursday afternoon at the AAC Championship in the Amway Centre. East Carolina (12-19, 4-13 in the conference) was led in […]

Preview: 2015-16 CCAA basketball season

College basketball is just around the corner Canada. Although fans will have to wait for the official pre-season Canadian College Athletic Association (CCAA) rankings, there’s no harm in taking an early season look on the key teams/players as league play is less than a month away. @ColoradoURB Hi Jose, the first CCAA Men’s Basketball Rankings will […]

Bankazo brothers reunite through basketball

The Bankazo brothers always wanted to be crowned champions together, so perhaps it is only befitting the two have decided to become kings. Red Deer Kings, that is. Five years removed from a disappointing’ high school finals loss where the siblings played key roles for St. Mary’s High, the Kitchener, Ont. natives have reunited across […]

Adam Voll attempts to recapture former glory with CIS powerhouse

Adam Voll was once considered a can’t-miss prospect. A former league MVP and regional champion, the six-foot-seven big man amassed one of the greatest resumes in school history at St. Mary High School – one of Kitchener, Ont.’s most decorated basketball programs. He was considered a steal to be landing in the CIS, a “coup” […]

Jamal Murray taking his talents to Kentucky

The Kentucky Wildcats have become very familiar to top-end Canadian basketball talent. After adding Mychal Mulder earlier this year, and expected 2015 NBA draftee Trey Lyles last season, they increased their collection Wednesday evening when Jamal Murray declared he will be part of the Big Blue Nation for the upcoming season. The 6-foot-5 guard out […]

Canada’s unknown basketball ‘hotbed’

KITCHENER – If you wanted to put a top camp into one of the country’s best basketball markets, this one might not come to mind right away. Imad Qahwash’s unwavering belief in the Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge areas however has led him to create the Tri-Cities Top 40 Camp – an event specifically designed to […]