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  1. North Carolina updates center court design

    Diamond Leung

    After hearing complaints about its center court logo appearing to be off-center, North Carolina has reverted back to the traditional version of the design. Here's a photo of what the school has currently in place at the Smith Center, with the jump...

    Blog | September 19, 2011
  2. Second chance allows Gary Flowers to blossom with Southern Miss G...

    Diamond Leung

    After his dismissal at Oklahoma State, Gary Flowers was looking for a second chance. Thanks to Larry Eustachy, a man who knows all about second chances, he's found it at Southern Miss.

    Story | Conversation | December 14, 2010
  3. Kentucky marks territory at Freedom Hall

    Diamond Leung

    Kentucky is no stranger to playing in Freedom Hall, but it'll be somewhat of an odd sight when it takes on Notre Dame there on Wednesday in the SEC/Big East Invitational. The reason? A UK court complete with the center court logo and blue baseline...

    Blog | December 07, 2010
  4. Maryland court naming up for discussion

    Diamond Leung

    Hall of Fame coaches such as John Wooden, Mike Krzyzewski and Lute Olson are among those who were honored by having courts named after them in the arenas where they led championship teams. Maryland officials want the court at the Comcast Center na...

    Blog | September 09, 2011
  5. Arizona spruces up hallways for $250,000

    Diamond Leung

    Near the players' entrance to the court at the McKale Center, Arizona coach Sean Miller now has a message mounted on the wall. "A Player's Program. Past. Current. Future." The emphasis is on the future at Arizona, as the school, in order to imp...

    Blog | August 19, 2011
  6. Coming soon: Restricted arc, more replay

    Diamond Leung

    Calling it a safety issue, the NCAA Men's Basketball Rules Committee recommended Wednesday that a restricted area arc three feet from the center of the basket be clearly marked on the court beginning next season, pending final NCAA approval in June. ...

    Blog | May 04, 2011
  7. Fredette scores 34 as BYU crushes Zags

    Diamond Leung

    DENVER -- BYU fans were chanting long after the team had left the court at the Pepsi Center. Their cries could be heard inside the Cougars locker room, where a player asked Jimmer Fredette if he could understand the chants. "3:16?" he asked Fredet...

    Blog | March 20, 2011
  8. BYU avoids the Denver upset bug

    Diamond Leung

    DENVER -- The buzz from upset wins by Morehead State and Richmond still lingered when BYU took the court at the Pepsi Center. The Cougars knew all about what had happened earlier in the day and certainly didn't want it to happen to them. By the ti...

    Blog | March 17, 2011
  9. Court storm freaked out Fredette's mom

    Diamond Leung

    Kay Fredette, the mother of BYU's Jimmer Fredette, became concerned as fans at the Marriott Center rushed the court last week to celebrate the star guard's performance in a win against previously unbeaten San Diego State. From The Post-Star: Wedn...

    Blog | February 01, 2011
  10. Arizona's court gets another makeover

    Diamond Leung

    The old school cactus logo that used to adorn Lute and Bobbi Olson Court at the McKale Center disappeared last year, drawing some criticism from fans of cacti and tradition. According to the Arizona Daily Star, the court went through some more cha...

    Blog | August 12, 2010
  11. Louisville great loves the KFC Yum! Center

    Diamond Leung

    The KFC Yum! Center, future home of the Louisville Cardinals, opened its doors for a tour Thursday, showing off a nearly-finished downtown arena and practice court to some select hardhat-wearers. Of course the place looks nice, considering the pro...

    Blog | July 29, 2010
  12. Omar Samhan really wants to get drafted

    Diamond Leung

    Omar Samhan appeared happy to play the role of the quotable underdog in the NCAA tournament -- outgoing off the court and ready to sneak up on you on it. It seems as if the former Saint Mary's center is taking the same approach leading up to the NBA ...

    Blog | June 23, 2010
  13. Halftime: UNLV 29, Utah 25

    Diamond Leung

    LAS VEGAS - Some halftime thoughts as UNLV plays on its home court at the Thomas & Mack Center... UNLV has let Utah crawl back into this one after being up by double-digits. Despite shooting 30 percent from the field, the Utes have made mor...

    Blog | March 12, 2010