Men's Basketball

Tony Jones: Think ahead, fly a jet

How do you go from playing college basketball to having the honor of flying Barack Obama on his first flight to Washington, D.C. as president-elect?

Student-athletes earn diplomas at record rate

More student-athletes than ever are earning degrees at Division I schools. The most recent Graduation Success Rate data, collected for student-athletes who entered college in 2007, shows 84 percent graduated within six years.

Military "Salute" game highlights Division II national TV schedule

CBS and CBS Sports Network will broadcast 14 NCAA Division II basketball games in 2014-15, beginning with defending men’s national champion University of Central Missouri hosting Northeastern State University Dec. 20 and concluding with...

She Has Faith in Them

Sister Rose Ann Fleming seeks learning solutions – and finds them, even for those who struggle in the classroom. 

Important tale finally told

A new program, NCAA After the Game, is illuminating the story of former student-athletes and serving as a resource for them

Making Calls, Breaking Barriers

At 87, pioneer among men’s basketball officials still has a hand in the game as conference coordinator.

One coach’s X and O: pay attention, give permission

In an excerpt from the Sports Science Institute’s guide to mental health, “Mind, Body and Sport,” Newman coach Mark Potter explains how he came to grips with his own depression after 19 years as a coach and started spreading the message that it’s OK to seek help.

Coaching in the classroom

Suffolk University sports marketing professor Catherine McCabe understands how to connect with the student-athletes she teaches because she used to be one of them.

UConn Wins on Court, in Classroom

The UConn men’s basketball team went from tournament ineligibility for academic reasons to winning the championship while earning a perfect single-year Academic Progress Rate. Here’s how.

The Right Track

After trotting the globe both as a player and a team owner, Mannie Jackson is helping students at his alma mater envision success.

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