The Players’ Tribune

Tbo_kimble_tpt_01he website The Players’ Tribute has two excellent articles written by LMU great Bo Kimble. The first article, “40 Minutes of Hell”  focuses the state of college basketball today, and looks back run-and-gun uptempo offense that made Lions famous. The second article “Hank”  details Kimble’s relationship with Gathers, and the amazing  run the Lions made in NCAA tournament after his tragic death.

Pacific Hires Damon Stoudamire

image_handlerThe University of Pacific has announced that Damon Stoudamire has been hired as the new men’s basketball head coach. Press release can be read here. 

To get a better sense of who Damon Stoudamire is, we suggest reading this article posted on The Player’s Tribute website.

Reveno Out at Portland

g1cmh2o006p7e7ffht3tlighqEric Reveno will not return as men’s basketball head coach at the University of Portland. Reveno, who was head coach of the Pilots for 10 years, is the fourth WCC coach to fired in recent weeks. Press release can be read here. 

Rex Walters out at USF

82715532012 Walters is the third coach in WCC who has been fired. Press release can be read here. 

ROAR Studios: Behind the Scoreboard: Adom Jacko

11634657Roar Studios has produced a nice piece on Adom Jacko which can be viewed here. 

Keating Will Not Return as Men’s Basketball Coach

2fp2hohf10hwh3f8eoqhIt was announced today that Santa Clara has parted ways with Kerry Keating. Press release can be read here.

Coaching Changes Announced For Pacific Basketball

79963421999Pacific Head Coach Ron Verlin and assistant coach Dwight Young have been relieved of there duties. Press release here.

Turk’s Take – Conference Tournament Preview

TurkNothing is stranger than looking up at the top of the conference standings and not seeing Gonzaga occupying first place.  Certainly with a new starting five, nobody thought St. Mary’s would land the #1 seed.   But, can they make their way through the WCC tournament and get the automatic conference bid?  I’m not so sure. Continue reading

LMU’s Jacko, Brown Earn All -WCC Honors

11483289The WCC announced their All-WCC honors today and LMU juniors Adom Jacko and Brandon Brown garnered awards.

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“Turk’s Take” on the WCC end of season awards

TurkWith the regular season in the books, it’s time for “Turk’s Take” on the WCC end of season awards.

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