Basketball

No imports? No problem for the NBL: Kestelman

The NBL could start next season without imports should international travel restrictions still be in place. NBL owner Larry Kestelman told The Age that the league was prepared for the possibility that imports may not be able to enter the country ahead of the new season, which he hopes will tip off at its usual […]

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Rutgers lands highest-ranked recruit since 2008

Basketball recruiting insider. Joined ESPN in 2014. Graduate of University of Delaware. Top-50 senior Cliff Omoruyi announced his commitment to Rutgers on Sunday, becoming the Scarlet Knights’ highest-ranked recruit since 2008. Omoruyi chose Rutgers over Arizona State and Auburn. The 6-foot-10 center from Nigeria took multiple visits to Rutgers’ campus during the season, including an […]

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Sydney to host women’s basketball world cup

Australia have beaten competition from Russia to win the bid to host the women's basketball world cup in 2022. The tournament will be hosted at Sydney Olympic Park over 10 days in September and October. Australia won the world title in 2006, and took silver and bronze in the past two editions both won by […]

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Ex-Texas A&M star guard dies after battling virus

David Edwards, a guard for the Texas A&M basketball team in the early 1990s who still holds the school’s single-season record for total assists, has died of complications from the coronavirus. A university official confirmed the news to The Dallas Morning News after Edwards’ former Aggies teammate, Charles Henderson, posted about it on social media […]