Monday 21st August 2017,
Balltribe

College

Lynn Swann Named USC Athletic Director

Lynn Swann Named USC Athletic Director

There has been some change with USC athletics (namely, footall) over the past few years, and that change is continuing. Former Steeler and Hall of Famer Lynn Swann has been named new Athletic Director for the Trojans. Swann will replace Pat Haden on July 1. Swann doesn’t have much previous experience, but he was a [...]

April 14, 2016 Kevin Burke CFB, College, Headlines 0

Jay Wright Top Target for Suns Head Coaching Job

Jay Wright Top Target for Suns Head Coaching Job

Jay Wright is the hottest coaching name in basketball right now after leading a small, not supremely talented Villanova team to the national championship. Unsurprisingly with a slew of NBA head coaching vacancies this offseason, his name has surfaced in the NBA coaching rumor mill. The Suns fired former head coach Jeff Hornacek in January [...]

April 8, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Former High School Phenom Thon Maker Declares for 2016 NBA Draft

Former High School Phenom Thon Maker Declares for 2016 NBA Draft

News broke from Bleacher Report Monday morning that 7’0″ five-star high school phenom Thon Maker has declared for the 2016 NBA Draft. Thon Maker was a YouTube sensation and has had a great deal of hype surrounding him for years. He’s a 7’0″ high school player that has great quickness, ball handling skills and athleticism, [...]

April 5, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Is It Time for the NBA to Review the “One and Done” Rule?

Is It Time for the NBA to Review the “One and Done” Rule?

As another wild and entertaining college basketball season starts to wind down, NBA Draft chatter will continue to pickup and a new crop “one and done” college players will start declaring their intentions to enter the NBA Draft. This has been the song and dance for the country’s most talented 18 and 19 year olds [...]

March 28, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Kentucky Signee, Jordan Bonner, Recovering From Stabbing

Kentucky Signee, Jordan Bonner, Recovering From Stabbing

Kentucky football signee Jordan Bonner is recovering after being stabbed six times over the weekend while visiting his infant son in Euclid, Ohio. Bonner was stabbed in the chest, abdomen and back. He will be held out of contact and football practice for six to 12 weeks. His doctors say he is lucky to be [...]

March 25, 2016 admin CFB, Headlines 0

LSU’s Ben Simmons Officially Declares for NBA Draft

LSU’s Ben Simmons Officially Declares for NBA Draft

Ben Simmons has made it official: He no longer wants to subject himself to subpar coaching while playing for free. This is to say, LSU’s freshman forward has declared for the NBA draft, per Jeff Goodman of ESPN.com: LSU freshman Ben Simmons told ESPN that he will hire an agent and declare for the NBA [...]

March 21, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Yann Hufnagel, Cal Assistant Coach Admitted To Propositioning Reporter For Sex

Yann Hufnagel, Cal Assistant Coach Admitted To Propositioning Reporter For Sex

Fired UC Berkley asistant basketball coach Yann Hufnagel admitted to a campus investigator that he tried to lure a female reporter to his apartment for sex after a game last year and later joked by text about having her over for sex with him and his friend. These new details were revealed after the university [...]

March 16, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

2016 Printable Bracket for NCAA March Madness

2016 Printable Bracket for NCAA March Madness

The 2016 Printable Bracket for NCAA Tournament March Madness will be updated below with a version that has all the team names on the evening of Sunday, March 13th. So be sure to bookmark this page and check back in the evening of Selection Sunday to print your bracket and select your teams. Click the [...]

March 13, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

300 Pound Defensive Lineman Jihad Ward Can Dunk (Video)

300 Pound Defensive Lineman Jihad Ward Can Dunk (Video)

Jihad Ward is an Illinois defensive lineman and potential first round pick in the NFL Draft. He has gone from a wide receiver and safety in high school to a defensive lineman in junior college to being an honorable mention All-Big Ten selection. He is 6’6″ and 300-pounds. DE Jihad Ward is a player to [...]

February 24, 2016 admin CFB, Headlines 0

Oregon State Jarmal Reid Ejected For Tripping Referee (Video)

Oregon State Jarmal Reid Ejected For Tripping Referee (Video)

Oregon State forward Jarmal Reid was ejected during last night’s game against Utah for intentionally tripping referee Tommy Nunez. Reid, who was frustrated at a no-call that sent him to the ground while trying to secure a loose ball, stuck his foot just as the referee ran by. The official was sent tumbling down as [...]

January 18, 2016 admin Balltribe TV, CBB, Headlines 0