It has been has been 60 years since the landmark U.S. Supreme Court “Brown vs. Board of Education” ruling barring state-sponsored segregation of schools, but segregation has returned in many places, including Chicago.
We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?
Jordan Adams scored 19 points and UCLA beat Stephen F. Austin 77-60 on Sunday to reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2008.
Eddie Vanderdoes says he had four good reasons for deciding to attend UCLA shortly after committing to Notre Dame.
A University of New Mexico official says former Lobos basketball coach Steve Alford is willing to pay a $200,000 buyout for leaving the Albuquerque school to take a job at UCLA but he won’t pay the $1 million payment that New Mexico wants.
Something odd must have occurred in the last nine days, because this contrition was nonexistent at Alford’s introductory press conference April 2.
Thursday, over a decade later, Alford formally apologized for the way he handled the Pierre Pierce innocent.
He can change the team colors of his shirt and tie, but Steve Alford’s reptilian scales will always lie underneath.
More than a decade ago, former Iowa Hawkeyes basketball coach Steve Alford systematically attempted to cover up sexual assault by one of his star players.
Too many have forgotten exactly what Alford did in the aftermath of that incident in Iowa City on September 6, 2002.
Ousted UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland, who was fired two days after the Bruins were eliminated from this year’s NCAA tournament, held a press conference Monday afternoon.
There are more than 20,000 seats inside the United Center.
Illinois head coach Tim Beckman confirmed Tuesday on the Big Ten teleconference that offensive lineman Ryan Klachko has decided to retire because of “numerous” concussions.
If you are one of those people out there that is upset, enraged, or embarrassed about Sean “P. Diddy” Combs’ son—Justin Combs–getting a full athletic scholarship to play football at UCLA, I have a bit of advice for you.
Illinois defensive coordinator Vic Koenning won’t stay on the Illini coaching staff next season despite an offer from new head coach Tim Beckman to remain with the team.
UCLA and Illinois will bring interim coaches into their matchup at the Fight Hunger Bowl.
The average fair market value of top-tier college football and men’s basketball players is over $100,000 each, and the athletes are entitled to at least a portion of that, a new report from an advocacy group argues.