By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Following criticism over the disparity between men's and women's training facilities during March Madness, the NCAA revealed an upgraded weight room Saturday for female basketball players competing in the Division I tournament.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- NCAA officials apologized for "dropping the ball" after providing women's basketball players with training facilities inferior to men's during the Division 1 tournaments."We fell short this year in what we've been... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — An Oklahoma sports announcer was captured during a livestream directing racial slurs and expletives toward members of a girls' high school basketball team who were kneeling during the national anthem. The racist comments came shortly after... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (OMAHA, Neb.) -- Creighton University has suspended its men's head basketball coach after he admitted to making a "terribly inappropriate analogy" when he told his players not to "leave the plantation."Coach Greg McDermott issued a contrite... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News (NEW ORLEANS) -- A Tulane police officer was shot and killed outside a high school basketball game Friday evening, the New Orleans Police Department announced.At around 6:15 p.m. a person attempted to enter the George Washington... Read More.
By DANIELLE GENET and KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Joanne P. McCallie, known as "Coach P" on the court, has led her women's basketball teams through many battles over the past 28 years, most recently as the head coach of Duke... Read More.
BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- The Unversity of Maine men's basketball team has opted out of the remainder of the season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The team made the decision of February 12 and it was supported by the school's... Read More.
By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Oklahoma State University basketball coach Mike Boynton was feeling generous over the weekend. The coach and his staff showed up at Walmart Sunday to surprise OSU walk-on player Dee Mitchell with a scholarship as he... Read More.
By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- University of Florida basketball player Keyontae Johnson is awake and recovering after a terrifying fall sent him to the hospital and into a medically-induced coma.The 21-year-old junior from Norfolk, Virginia collapsed in the... Read More.
By GEORGE CONSTANTINO, ABC News(NEWARK, N.J.) -- Black Panther star Michael B. Jordan is giving back to the Black community in his hometown of Newark, New Jersey, by launching the inaugural "Hoop Dreams Classic."The 33-year-old actor has partnered... Read More.
By CARMEN COX, ABC News(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- University of Florida basketball player Keyontae Johnson is in critical but stable condition after collapsing on the court in the middle of a game against Florida State Saturday.The Gators had just... Read More.
By JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Former Georgetown head basketball coach John Thompson Jr. has died at the age of 78, the university announced on Monday.Georgetown shared the following statement, released on behalf of Thompson's family, on... Read More.