Investigation Launched into High School Basketball Altercation: Red River Player Seen Punching Opponent

FARGO, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – Grand Forks Public Schools is conducting an investigation following a physical altercation that occurred during a basketball game between Red River High School and Shanley High School. The incident, which took place on Friday, has garnered attention due to a Red River player punching a Shanley player in the head at… Continue reading Investigation Launched into High School Basketball Altercation: Red River Player Seen Punching Opponent

Shocking Sportsmanship Lapse: On-Court Altercation Mars High School Basketball Game

Shocking Sportsmanship Lapse: On-Court Altercation Mars High School Basketball Game

FARGO, N.D. (trfnews.i234.me) – In a regrettable incident that has captured the attention of social media users, a high school basketball game between Grand Forks Red River and Shanley ended in controversy this past Friday. The clash, which was anticipated to be a showcase of young talent and sportsmanship, took an unfortunate turn in its… Continue reading Shocking Sportsmanship Lapse: On-Court Altercation Mars High School Basketball Game

Bemidji State University Basketball Player Faces Charges for Alleged Sexual Relations with a Minor

BEMIDJI, Minnesota (trfnews.i234.me) – Colin Thomas Rudolph Schaefer, a 22-year-old basketball player from Bemidji State University, finds himself entangled in legal woes following serious allegations. Schaefer, a resident of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, is facing two counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct due to his purported involvement with a 15-year-old minor.According to official documents from the… Continue reading Bemidji State University Basketball Player Faces Charges for Alleged Sexual Relations with a Minor

Hall of Fame basketball great dies at 73 – .

307 George McGinnis was an ABA and NBA basketball player who led the Pacers to two ABA titles and was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.  George McGinnis’ legacy  McGinnis got used to winning at an early age. At Washington High School in Indianapolis, he and future Celtic Steve Downing led the… Continue reading Hall of Fame basketball great dies at 73 – .

longtime Indiana basketball coach dies at 83 – .

222 Bobby Knight was a longtime basketball coach for the Indiana Hoosiers who became a college sports legend both for his remarkable winning record and for his notorious temper.  Bobby Knight’s legacy  Knight played under Basketball Hall of Fame coach Fred Taylor while at Ohio State, but his college teams were so packed with talent… Continue reading longtime Indiana basketball coach dies at 83 – .

Georgetown women’s basketball head coach dies at 41 – .

192 Tasha Butts was a former WNBA player who had recently been named the head coach of Georgetown University’s women’s basketball team.  Tasha Butts’ legacy  Butts was a standout basketball player at the University of Tennessee in the early 2000s, when the Lady Volunteers had several powerhouse seasons under the leadership of Coach Pat Summitt… Continue reading Georgetown women’s basketball head coach dies at 41 – .

Hall of Fame Purdue basketball player dies at 82 – .

3 Terry Dischinger was a College Basketball Hall of Fame player, three-time NBA All Star, and Olympic gold medal winner who became a patent-holding orthodontist.  Terry Dischinger’s legacy  Dischinger won basketball accolades starting in high school, where he was an all-state player, three-year letter winner, and two-time MVP. Parade Magazine named him an All-American player… Continue reading Hall of Fame Purdue basketball player dies at 82 – .

basketball coach dies at 86 – .

123 Denny Crum was the longtime head basketball coach for the University of Louisville, leading the Cardinals to two NCAA championships.  Denny Crum’s legacy  Crum played college basketball at UCLA under legendary coach John Wooden (1910–2010) and immediately began his coaching career after graduation with UCLA’s freshman basketball team. He went on to coach at… Continue reading basketball coach dies at 86 – .

College basketball announcer dies at 82

Billy Packer was a longtime college basketball announcer who covered the NCAA tournament for decades. College hoops Packer was a college athlete himself, playing basketball at Wake Forest University. The team made it to the Final Four in his senior year, giving him a taste of the NCAA tournament that he would later cover. His… Continue reading College basketball announcer dies at 82