Former Northwest Guilford HS Basketball Player Christian Hampton receives College Basketball offer from Mississippi State

Congrats to former Northwest Guilford High School basketball player Christian/Chris Hampton, as he has received a college basketball offer from Mississippi State…A great opportunity for Chris Hampton, to attend and be a part of a Power Five conference team… This also goes to show us that the JUCO/Junior College route can work….Good luck to Christian… Continue reading Former Northwest Guilford HS Basketball Player Christian Hampton receives College Basketball offer from Mississippi State

Ayden Gamble(Dudley HS) commits to Ferrum College for basketball

Ayden Gamble, from James B. Dudley High School has committed to Ferrum College for basketball….Gamble will continue his education and basketball efforts for the Ferrum College Panthers…Going from the Dudley Panthers, to the Ferrum Panthers…. Congrats Ayden on your commitment!! #dudleybasketball https://t.co/A2FkXvg4z5 — Dudley Basketball (@DudleyBball) May 4, 2021

UNCG’s Wes Miller accepts head basketball coaching job at Cincinnati:Wes will become Bearcats’ basketball boss

from www.wxii12.com: See more on the WXII TV 12 News/Sports at 10pm on the Triad’s CW 20, then at 11pm with Kenny Beck and Lauren Walsh, on WXII TV12 News/Sports…. UNCG head coach Wes Miller accepts head coaching job at University of Cincinnati https://t.co/mse8RnqQ5R — WXII 12 News (@WXII) April 15, 2021 GREENSBORO, N.C. —Wes… Continue reading UNCG’s Wes Miller accepts head basketball coaching job at Cincinnati:Wes will become Bearcats’ basketball boss

Who is the Best in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament??? PAC 12 Conference is (9-1) going into the Sweet 16

Pac-12 thrives, Big Ten and Big 12 bomb out in NCAA Tournament from Larry Brown, with Larry Brown Sports, and with major input from GreensboroSports.com and post currently on the front page at www.yardbarker.com/YardBarker.com…. We’re through two rounds of the NCAA Tournament and the Sweet 16 is set. Some themes for the tournament have already… Continue reading Who is the Best in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament??? PAC 12 Conference is (9-1) going into the Sweet 16

Hottest Team Remaining in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Sweet 16??? Might just be ORU(Oral Roberts University)

Oral Roberts fans went crazy after upset win over Florida from Larry Brown Sports, by of YardBarker.com….www.yardbarker.com Oral Roberts had a pretty hefty contingent of fans at Sunday’s second-round game against Florida, and they certainly got their money’s worth watching their school score another upset win. The Golden Eagles staged a late comeback and held… Continue reading Hottest Team Remaining in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Sweet 16??? Might just be ORU(Oral Roberts University)

Kiara Johnson Posts Career-high as Greensboro College Women’s Basketball Falls to Methodist University in Season Finale, 79-69

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.—Greensboro College’s Kiara Johnson posted a career-high 18 points as the Pride dropped a Monday evening USA South Athletic Conference (USA South) contest to Methodist University, 79-69, in both team’s season finale. Both teams played a tight first quarter with the Pride seizing momentum in the final two minutes as they closed the period… Continue reading Kiara Johnson Posts Career-high as Greensboro College Women’s Basketball Falls to Methodist University in Season Finale, 79-69

UNCG Men’s Basketball Southern Conference Regular Season Champions:Isaiah Miller career-best 32 points for Spartans and Keyshaun Langley(Southwest Guilford High School) goes for 14 points for UNCG

Miller’s Career-High 32 Lifts UNCG To SoCon Regular Season Crown from www.uncgspartans.com: JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Isaiah Miller’s final regular season game as a UNC Greensboro (UNCG) men’s basketball player was one to cherish. The 6 foot, 1 inch senior guard dominated and willed UNCG to a satisfying, 85-74, overtime triumph over East Tennessee State… Continue reading UNCG Men’s Basketball Southern Conference Regular Season Champions:Isaiah Miller career-best 32 points for Spartans and Keyshaun Langley(Southwest Guilford High School) goes for 14 points for UNCG

Lauren Livingston Posts New Career-high 31 Points as Greensboro College Beats Pfeiffer, 80-74

GREENSBORO, N.C.—Greensboro College’s Lauren Livingston posted a new career-high 31 points as the Pride claimed a Friday evening USA South Athletic Conference (USA South) victory over Pfeiffer University, 80-74. After the game was tied, 9-9, 4:18 into the contest, the Pride mounted a 9-0 run to the 2:04 mark of the period to take a… Continue reading Lauren Livingston Posts New Career-high 31 Points as Greensboro College Beats Pfeiffer, 80-74

Lauren Livingston Posts New Career-high in Greensboro College’ 63-55 Win over Averett

GREENSBORO, N.C.–Lauren Livingston scored 16 of her game- and career-high 24 points in the second half of Greensboro College’s 63-55 USA South Athletic Conference basketball win over visiting Averett University Sunday afternoon in Hanes Gym, 63-55. The freshman guard tallied nine points in the decisive third quarter, which helped the Pride (3-7, 3-7 USA South)… Continue reading Lauren Livingston Posts New Career-high in Greensboro College’ 63-55 Win over Averett

Update on Brian Free(Piedmont Classical School) now at Young Harris College and nailing Three Point Shots(“Little Man” Free is something to see, and he can sure hit that three/3)

Brian Free, from Piedmont Classical School, is now enrolled and playing college basketball at Young Harris College, a private Methodist-affiliated liberal arts college in Young Harris, Georgia. Check out the Brian Free highlights, from his Saturday game vs. North Georgia….Brian Free with 19 total points and at least five three-pointers in this game….CLICK ON BELOW… Continue reading Update on Brian Free(Piedmont Classical School) now at Young Harris College and nailing Three Point Shots(“Little Man” Free is something to see, and he can sure hit that three/3)

Lauren Livingston Posts New Career-high, in 77-68 Greensboro College Women’s Basketball Loss to William Peace

GREENSBORO, N.C.—-Greensboro College’s Lauren Livingston posted a new career-high 22 points as the Pride dropped a Sunday afternoon USA South Athletic Conference (USA South) contest to William Peace University, 77-68. The Pride held an early 7-4 edge 2:06 into the first quarter before both teams began trading leads and ties throughout the period. Neither side… Continue reading Lauren Livingston Posts New Career-high, in 77-68 Greensboro College Women’s Basketball Loss to William Peace

Greyson Collins(Caldwell Academy) Posts Double-double as Greensboro College Comeback Falls Short at Methodist

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.—Greensboro College’s Greyson Collins (Greensboro, N.C/Caldwell Academy) posted a double-double with 23 points and 11 rebounds as the Pride dropped a Sunday afternoon USA South Athletic Conference (USA South) contest to Methodist University, 70-65. Both sides traded the lead over the first six minutes of action, but then Methodist gained momentum at the 12:15… Continue reading Greyson Collins(Caldwell Academy) Posts Double-double as Greensboro College Comeback Falls Short at Methodist

East Carolina Men’s Basketball team puts season on hold with 2 games postponed, and then wait and see, all due to COVID-19

East Carolina men’s basketball pauses, postpones two games due to COVID-19 from Zac Wassink with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com The East Carolina Pirates men’s basketball team won’t play again for at least a week. East Carolina confirmed on Wednesday that the program is temporarily pausing activities because of a positive COVID-19 test result, contact tracing and subsequent quarantines… Continue reading East Carolina Men’s Basketball team puts season on hold with 2 games postponed, and then wait and see, all due to COVID-19

Kiara Johnson Scores 17 Off the Bench as Greensboro College Pride Women Fall to N.C. Wesleyan, 91-53

from Bryan Jones, Greensboro College Sports Information Director: ROCKY MOUNT, N.C.—Greensboro College’s Kiara Johnson scored a game-high 17 points off the bench as the Pride dropped a Sunday afternoon USA South Athletic Conference (USA South) contest to North Carolina Wesleyan College, 91-53. N.C. Wesleyan opened the first 2:23 of the contest on an 8-0 run… Continue reading Kiara Johnson Scores 17 Off the Bench as Greensboro College Pride Women Fall to N.C. Wesleyan, 91-53

N.C. State Women top #1 Louisville, 74-60:Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) with 16 points for the Pack/”The Big Smile”, goes the Extra Mile!!!

CLICK HERE for the “The Big Smile” of Elissa Cunane and for tons of Cunane video…. The Wolfpacker @TheWolfpacker Final in Louisville: No. 4 NC State 74, No. 1 Louisville 60. **********Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) with 16 points in her first game back for the Pack…..********** Elissa Cunane Named to Wooden Award Late Season Top… Continue reading N.C. State Women top #1 Louisville, 74-60:Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) with 16 points for the Pack/”The Big Smile”, goes the Extra Mile!!!

Shot by Guilford College’ Jordan Snipes on January 31, 2005, still one of the “Greatest Shots in College Basketball history”!!!!!

Jordan Snipes(Guilford College Quakers) hit a 85-foot, 5-inch buzzer-beater, on January 31, 2005, to beat Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Va….Final score, 91-89 Guilford…… CLICK ON BELOW, to check out the video…Well worth your time…. January 31, 2005: One of the most amazing Buzzer Beaters of all-time. In an NCAA Division 3 game, Guilford College’s (@GuilfordMBB)… Continue reading Shot by Guilford College’ Jordan Snipes on January 31, 2005, still one of the “Greatest Shots in College Basketball history”!!!!!

A True Basketball Legend, John Chaney, gone at age 89

John Chaney, legendary Temple University basketball coach, dies at 89 from Mike Jensen with The Philadelphia Inquirer/CLICK HERE to read more, or to read all…. John Chaney, the legendary Temple University basketball coach, the very face of the school on North Broad Street for a generation and an icon of his sport, has passed away… Continue reading A True Basketball Legend, John Chaney, gone at age 89

VA Tech Women knock off #2 N.C. State in Overtime, 83-71:Kitley(Northwest Guilford High School) with 17 pts./11 rebounds and King(Northwest Guilford High School) 10 pts. help Tech over Pack[Cunane(Northern Guilford High School) DNP for Pack]

Elizabeth Kitley(Northwest Guilford High School) registered her 11th double-double of the season with 17 points and 11 rebounds for the Virginia Tech women…Cayla King(Northwest Guilford High School) had 10 points in 39 minutes, for the VA Tech Hokies….Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford High School) missed her second straight game for the N.C. State Wolfpack, while in COVID-19… Continue reading VA Tech Women knock off #2 N.C. State in Overtime, 83-71:Kitley(Northwest Guilford High School) with 17 pts./11 rebounds and King(Northwest Guilford High School) 10 pts. help Tech over Pack[Cunane(Northern Guilford High School) DNP for Pack]

UNCG Men’s Basketball picks up solid road win at Chattanooga:Keyshaun Langley(Southwest Guilford HS) with 9 points/4 assists for Spartans

SIXTH SENSE: UNCG Has Plenty In Reserve To Rally Past Chattanooga **********Keyshaun Langley(Southwest Guilford HS) with 9 points/4 assists for Spartans********** from www.uncgspartans.com: CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The UNC Greensboro (UNCG) men’s basketball team erased a nine-point deficit in the final eight minutes and rallied for a memorable 74-66 triumph over Chattanooga in a Southern Conference… Continue reading UNCG Men’s Basketball picks up solid road win at Chattanooga:Keyshaun Langley(Southwest Guilford HS) with 9 points/4 assists for Spartans

Collins, Meertins Bolster Greensboro College Past Roanoke, 67-61

Courtesy of Bryan Jones, Greensboro College Sports Information Director GREENSBORO, N.C.—Greensboro College’s Greyson Collins (Greensboro, N.C./Caldwell Academy) and Kevon Meertins combined for 42 points as the Pride claimed a Tuesday Night victory over Roanoke College, 67-61. Both teams traded baskets in the first six minutes of the first half as each side found themselves deadlocked,… Continue reading Collins, Meertins Bolster Greensboro College Past Roanoke, 67-61