College basketball countdown: No. 41 Cincinnati
Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY Sports 2:42 p.m. EDT September 13, 2013 USA TODAY Sports' Scott Gleeson counts down to the start of the season, breaking down the projected field of 68. SHARE 3 CONNECT 10 TWEETCOMMENTEMAILMORE The first word: Cincinnati ...
NCAA adds no-charge zone, moves women's 3-point line
In women's basketball, the 3-point line will be moved back to 20 feet, 9 inches, which is the standard in the men's game. That means those floors that have been home to both men's and women's games no longer must contain multiple 3-point lines.
Ukraine beats France to reach Euro quarterfinals
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) - Nemanja Nedovic stole the ball ... who outplayed Tony Parker on Sunday in Serbia's 77-65 victory over France at the European basketball championships. That dunk gave Serbia its biggest lead of 14 points midway through ...
Roundtable: NBA's point guards
1. Who's the best point guard in the NBA? Henry Abbott, ESPN.com: Chris Paul. Not only is he the most productive point guard on the court, but he also comes with enough leader's magnetism to lure a good coach into agreeing to break his contract ...
3-point shot: Preparing Carson for the NBA
Newly named associate head coach Eric Musselman said the Sun Devils have already been practicing with a 24-second shot clock and put only one 3-point line down on the court -- the NBA distance. "We're going to play faster next season,'' said ...