Cousins is the name, basketball is the game

ORLANDO, Fla – Jaleel Cousins,the younger brother of NBA superstar DeMarcus Cousins, understands the importance of making it for himself, without the help of his family name. The 22-year-old put up 7 points and 7 rebounds in only 15 minutes, as the University of South Florida managed their first post-season win in three years, beating […]

USF Bulls guard McMurray taking his game to the next level

ORLANDO, Fla. – If he can sustain his level of play, the sky is the limit for rookie basketball sensation Jahmal McMurray. McMurray, a native of Topkeka, Kan., has proven to be a revelation for the men’s program at USF. He has garnered numerous accolades during his freshman season, including a unanimous selection to the American […]

South Florida Bulls beat Pirates, advance to quarter-finals

The ninth-seeded University of South Florida Bulls upset East Carolina Panthers 71-66 in the opening game of the American Athletic Conference Championship at the Amway Center on Thursday afternoon. Angel Nunez scored19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to help the Bulls advance to the quarter-finals. Chris Perry added 18 points, while Jahmal McMurray finished with […]

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 […]

Ryerson Rams practice

Ryerson Rams on verge of unlikely transformation

Canadian basketball was on the cusp of something special back in 2008. Cory Joseph and Tristan Thompson – years away from their NBA debuts – silently pioneered a youth movement to one of best prep schools in the U.S., opening the doors for their fellow countrymen. The high school talent was exploding with two basketball titans – Eastern Commerce and Pickering High – taking centre stage and showcasing a record number of future National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Canadian ballers. And an off-season deal for the hotly touted Hedo Turkoglu had the Toronto Raptors’ fanbase delirious for the upcoming season. But in the middle of it all the Ryerson Rams basketball program stood oddly still.

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 […]