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Dallas Wings Selects Charli Collier with First Overall Pick

Two-time All-American Charli Collier of Texas tonight was  selected by the Dallas Wings with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2021 presented by State  Farm®, which was held virtually for a second year in a row in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.  A finalist for the Lisa Leslie Award as the nation’s top center, […]

Hyland Named A-10 Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, Amzil Earns Rookie Honor

The Atlantic 10 Conference has named VCU sophomore Nah’Shon “Bones” Hyland as A-10 Player of the Week. Dayton freshman Mustapha Amzil was selected as the league’s Rookie of the Week. The awards, presented by Air Force Reserve, were announced Monday and are for games played Feb. 1-7. Hyland scored 23 points, including the eventual game-winning […]

Weathers Selected as A-10 Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week; Amzil Named Rookie

The Atlantic 10 Conference has named Duquesne senior Marcus Weathers as A-10 Player of the Week. Dayton freshman Mustapha Amzil was selected as the league’s Rookie of the Week. The awards, presented by Air Force Reserve, were announced Monday and are for games played Jan. 25-31. Weathers posted back-to-back double-doubles in helping Duquesne to a […]

George Washington’s Battle Earns A-10 Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, Amzil Selected as Rookie of the Week

The Atlantic 10 Conference has named George Washington sophomore Jamison Battle A-10 Player of the Week. Dayton freshman Mustapha Amzil was selected as the league’s Rookie of the Week. The awards were announced Monday and are for games played Dec. 28 – Jan. 3. Battle averaged 23.3 points per game in a 2-1 week for […]

Former Fordham University Rams Erten Gazi and Javontae Hawkins sign professional contracts

A pair of former Fordham men’s basketball standouts have signed professional contracts with European teams according to Eurobasket.com. Erten Gazi, who graduated last spring, will join the Anadolu Efes Istanbul (BSL) in Turkey while Javontae Hawkins, who played as a graduate transfer at Fordham in 2016-2017, signed with MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg (BBL). Gazi, who transferred […]

Night of Heavyweights Hits Primetime: Unbeaten Polish Star Adam Kownacki Battles Robert Helenius in Heavyweight Title Eliminator in Front of Hometown Fans Saturday

Undefeated Polish star and Brooklyn native Adam Kownacki will headline a night of heavyweight showdowns and look to thrill his hometown crowd when he takes on Robert Helenius in a 12-round WBA Heavyweight Title eliminator headlining FOX PBC Fight Night and on FOX Deportes Saturday, March 7 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™. […]