College Basketball

Today’s Dayton Flyers opponent: George Mason men’s basketball captains: Calixte, Hartwell II and Miller

FAIRFAX, Va. – George Mason University men’s basketball head coach Dave Paulsen has announced a trio of captains for the 2020-21 campaign. That group includes senior forward Greg Calixte and junior guards Jamal Hartwell II and Jordan Miller. “Our coaching staff reached a unanimous agreement that these three guys have embodied our core values,” Paulsen […]

Road weary Oakland Grizzlies welcome Horizon League Kingpins, Wright State for Home opener Friday and Saturday; 11 previous games all on road

ROCHESTER, Mich. — Oakland continues its conference slate against Wright State on Jan. 1-2 at 7 p.m. (Friday) and 5 p.m. (Saturday) at the Athletics Center O’rena. Fans can follow the action on ESPN3 on Friday and, TV20 and ESPN+ on Saturday. Neal Ruhl (play-by-play) and Dan Waterstradt (analyst) […]

Oakland’s Parrish named NIKE Horizon League Freshman of the Week

INDIANAPOLIS– Micah Parrish has been Nike® #HLMBB Freshman of the Week honors as the Horizon League announced its men’s basketball weekly awards on Monday. Parrish averaged 12.5 points and 6.5 rebounds in a pair of Metro Series wins over Detroit Mercy, including Saturday’s game-wining bucket. Parrish scored a career-best […]

Today’s Wright State Men’s Basketball Opponent: Green Bay’s Emmanuel Ansong can play immediately after receiving NCAA Waiver

GREEN BAY, Wis. ( — Green Bay men’s basketball forward Emmanuel Ansong had his NCAA waiver request officially granted on Tuesday, receiving immediate eligibility to play this season for the Phoenix. Ansong didn’t technically qualify for the blanket waiver the NCAA Division I council approved recently, as he […]

Marshall Thundering Herd rebounds from double digit deficit to overtake Wright State in 2nd half led by Kinsey and West (Marshall game recap)

Taevion Kinsey Jarrod West DAYTON, Ohio – On a night senior guard Jarrod West made history, Marshall men’s basketball (2-0) came back from a 13-point first-half deficit to down Wright State (0-1), 80-64, in its first road game of the 2020-21 season in Dayton on Thursday night at […]

Conference USA Announces Men’s Basketball All-Preseason Team and Coaches’ Poll

Kinsey and West earn all-preseason honors, Herd picked third HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall men’s basketball senior guard Jarrod West and junior guard Taevion Kinsey were named to the Preseason All-Conference USA Team as the Herd was tabbed to finish third in the C-USA Coaches’ Preseason Poll as announced by the […]