Basketball

‘Hometown Hero’ Kymora Johnson Commits to Virginia Women’s Basketball

Coach Mox strikes again. Amaka Agugua-Hamilton continued her massive offseason turnaround of the Virginia women’s basketball program with yet another big-time recruiting victory and this one might be the most impressive yet. Central Virginia native Kymora Johnson, a four-star guard from St. Anne’s-Belfield (STAB) in Charlottesville, announced her commitment to UVA on Sunday in front …

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UConn women’s basketball freshman ‘Ice’ Brady living her dream as Husky: ‘Pretty surreal’

Those plans were informally set forth much earlier. “I remember watching Breanna Stewart, that era,” said Brady, a 6-foot-3 forward out of Cathedral Catholic High School in San Diego. “Watching them win all four (national championships), it was like, ‘Yeah, that’s what I want to do. That’s where I want to go.’ “It was funny. …

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KJ Adams’ team wins camp title at Allen Fieldhouse

KU basketball players Gradey Dick, MJ Rice, KJ Adams and Dillon Wilhite pose for pictures with a fantasy camper after Adams’ Blue team won the Kansas Fantasy Experience title game Sunday at Allen Fieldhouse. Adams was head coach, the other Jayhawks assistants at the NIL event. Gary Bedore, KC Star Lawrence Surrounded by Kansas basketball …

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Court of Dreams: ISU basketball teams with Beautiful Lives Project to create sports memories | Local News

Bailey Halloran was burning it up on the basketball court. During a Saturday event at Indiana State University called Court of Dreams, the diminutive high schooler made a multitude of shots alongside members of the ISU men’s basketball team and other participants on the Beautiful Lives Project, which provides memorable experiences to people with disabilities. …

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Basketball is Not the Only Team Sport in FLEX at Theatrical Outfit

Pictured: Kenisha Johnson, India S. Tyree, WhitneyNelson, Aminah Williams, Hailey Elizabeth. PhotoCredit: Casey​ Gardner Ford Photography. #toFLEX Sisterhood and survival go hand-in-hand in FLEX, a new play by Candrice Jones currently having its world premiere at Theatrical Outfit. The story follows five high school seniors striving to take their women’s basketball team to victory at …

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Jeff Capel Jr.’s basketball legacy lives on in the fight against ALS

Jason Capel isn’t letting his father’s legacy fade. The late Jeff Capel Jr., who died in 2017 after a battle with ALS, placed an emphasis on doing more than coaching basketball. “When I was a kid, I always noticed my dad signed autographs with the words ‘help others’ beside his name,” Jason Capel said. For …

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