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by: Kris Gardner, United States Basketball Writers Association member. Credentialed media member since 1997. USBWA approved online journalist. Voter of Katrina McClain, Naismith, USBWA, and Wooden awards.

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Men's Hoops

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Josh Carlton and Fabian White Jr participate in 2022 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament.

4/12: Josh Carlton and Fabian White Jr to participate in 2022 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

4/10: My thoughts on Marcus Sasser -- and any underclassmen -- who declares for the NBA Draft

4/1: Kelvin Sampson Receives Ben Jobe Award

3/31: Kelvin Sampson Named CBS National Coach of the Year

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Rice adds 6'9 forward Seryee Lewis - transfer from K-State

4/20: Rice Men's Basketball Adds Transfer Seryee Lewis

3/19: 14-seed Rice lost 65-64 to 3-seed Ohio in 1st round of CBI

3/18: Rice Opens CBI against Ohio

3/13: Rice to Face Ohio in First Round of CBI

HBU Huskies' men's basketball

Record: 11-18, 6-8 in Southland Conference. Season has ended.

4/7: Zion Tordoff Earns First Team Academic All-SLC Honor

3/10: 5-seed HBU lost 75-60 to 4-seed Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in qtr final of SLC Tournament.

3/9: Won 74-64 over 8-seed Incarnate Word in First Round of Southland Conference Tournament

3/8: HBU Opens Southland Tournament vs. UIW

Record: 8-19, 8-10 in SWAC. Season has ended.

3/9: 8-seed PV lost 64-63 in OT to 1-seed Alcorn State in qtr final of SWAC Tournament

3/5: SWAC Announces Men's Tournament Seedings and Quarterfinals Matchups

3/5: Lost 78-77 at Texas Southern

2/28: Lost 59-53 vs Jackson State

Texas Southern University

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TSU Head Coach Johnny Jones agrees to contract extension.

4/12: Men's Basketball Head Coach Johnny Jones Agrees To Contract Extension

3/31: Jones Named To Achieving Coaching Excellence® College Basketball Coaching Honor Roll

3/29: A.J. Lawson Selected to Participate in 2022 Dos Equis 3X3U National Championship

3/21: Gresham To Play In HBCU All-Star Game On April 3


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3/27: Rob Lanier Named SMU Men's Basketball Head Coach

3/26: Houston Falls in Elite Eight to Villanova, 50-44

3/20: Houston Advances to Sweet Sixteen with 68-53 Win over Illinois

3/20: Memphis Falls to Gonzaga, 82-78, in NCAA Second Round


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5/16: Big 12 Conference, Old Trapper Announce Integrated, Multi-Year Agreement

4/2: Bob Huggins Selected to Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

4/21: Big 12 Conference Retains TurnkeyZRG For Commissioner Search

4/5: Bob Bowlsby to Step Away from Role as Big 12 Conference Commissioner Later this Year


Conference USA men's hoops

3/29: Conference USA Statement

3/29: Joint Statement From Conference USA, Marshall, Old Dominion and Southern Miss

3/15: NABC All-District Honors Announced: McDevitt Coach of the Year

3/7: North Texas Earns No. 2 Seed in NIT; Will Host Texas State Tuesday


SWAC men's hoops

4/18: AAMU Announces Otis Hughley, Jr. as Head Men's Basketball Coach

4/11: Madlock named new head men’s basketball coach at Alabama State

3/17: Texas Southern Falls to Kansas in first round of NCAA Tournament

3/13: Alcorn State Set to Face Texas A&M in NIT Opening Round


NCAA

5/9: NCAA DI Board of Directors issues name, image and likeness guidance to schools

4/28: 2023 Men's Final Four Legacy Project presented by Unilever applications now open

4/26: NCAA President Mark Emmert steps down, effective June 2023

4/15: Holly Kesterson: "We want to be at the table and in the conversation any time that there's a Men's Final Four bid available. No question."


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Women's Hoops

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Coogs announce additions of De'Myla Brown and Logyn McNeil

5/11: Coogs announce additions of De'Myla Brown and Logyn McNeil

4/29: Vonn Read added to Houston Cougars women's basketball coaching staff

4/19: Eryka Sidney signs with Australia Sunshine Coast Phoenix

3/24: Houston lost 79-64 at Alabama in 3rd round of WNIT

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Rice announces signing of transfer Fatou Samb

5/12: Rice WBB Announces Addition of 6'4 transfer Fatou Samb from Cal

4/14: Watch chat with Head Coach Lindsay Edmonds

3/10: Lost to 1-seed Charlotte 59-53 in qtr final of C-USA Tournament

3/9: 4-seed (W) Owls top 5-seed (E) Marshall 80-62 in 2nd Round of C-USA Tournament

HBU Huskies' women's basketball

Becca Allison Wins TABC DI Assistant Coach of the Year

4/26: Becca Allison Wins TABC DI Assistant Coach of the Year

4/19: Watch chat with Head Coach Donna Finnie

4/15: HBU announces signing of guard Erin Maguire

4/13: HBU Huskies Ink Luxembourg Forward Jo Oly

Record: 13-17, 10-8 in SWAC. Season has ended.

3/10: 6-seed PV lost to 3-seed Alabama State 60-58 in qtr final of SWAC Tournament

3/5: SWAC Announces Women's Tournament Seedings and Quarterfinals Matchups

3/5: Won 61-56 at Texas Southern

2/28: Lost 91-76 vs Jackson State

Texas Southern University

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Head Coach Vernette Skeete Announces Women's Basketball Coaching Staff.

5/3: Coach Skeete Announces Women's Basketball Coaching Staff

4/26: Watch interview with TSU Head Coach Vernette Skeete

4/13: Vernette Skeete Named Head Women's Basketball Coach

3/17: Women's Basketball Head Coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke Announces Her Retirement


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4/5: Diane Richardson Named Temple Women's Basketball Head Coach

4/4: Sytia Messer Hired As UCF Women's Basketball Head Coach

4/1: Two American Conference Players Named WBCA Honorable Mention All-America

3/24: Houston Falls 79-64 In WNIT Third Round At Alabama


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5/16: Big 12 Conference, Old Trapper Announce Integrated, Multi-Year Agreement

5/6: WNBA Rosters Feature 12 Big 12 Student-Athletes

4/21: Big 12 Conference Retains TurnkeyZRG For Commissioner Search

4/11: Three Baylor Players Represent Big 12 In WNBA Draft


Conference USA women's hoops

3/29: Conference USA Statement

3/29: Joint Statement From Conference USA, Marshall, Old Dominion and Southern Miss

3/14: Four C-USA Teams Earn WNIT Bids

3/13: Charlotte Women Earn No. 14 Seed to Face No. 3 Seed Indiana


SWAC women's hoops

4/13: TSU Names Skeete Head Women's Basketball Coach

4/11: Williams-Holliday Selected In WNBA Draft; First HBCU Player Drafted Since 2002

3/19: Jackson State Women's Basketball Falls Just Short of Historic Win

3/13: #14 Jackson State To Face #3 LSU in NCAA Women's Tournament


NCAA

5/9: NCAA DI Board of Directors issues name, image and likeness guidance to schools

4/26: NCAA President Mark Emmert steps down, effective June 2023

4/12: College basketball teams with the most WNBA 1st-round draft picks

4/12: The colleges (and conferences) with the most players taken in the 2022 WNBA draft


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