• From
    • To


31 results for "mountain west"

Page of 1
  1. San Jose State's new court has stuff on it

    Eamonn Brennan

    Lots and lots of stuff. ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell has the image: New San Jose State basketball court (H/T @meredithfrost, @bupsjones) darren rovell (@darrenrovell) October 8, 2013 As you ca...

    Blog | October 08, 2013
  2. You Gotta See This: Mountain West

    Eamonn Brennan

    It's college basketball preview season, and you know what that means: tons of preseason info to get you primed for 2013-14. But what do you really need to know? Each day for the next month, we'll highlight the most important, interesting or just plai...

    Blog | October 02, 2013
  3. Jerry Tarkanian: His top 10 players

    Eamonn Brennan

    Editor's Note: Three legendary college basketball coaches -- Jerry Tarkanian, Rick Pitino and Guy Lewis -- take center stage this weekend as the trio is inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass. We'll be devoting a day to each a...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  4. Wyoming players open own club, sort of

    Eamonn Brennan

    In the first sentence of "In Cold Blood," Truman Capote wrote that Holcomb, Kan., the scene of that book's vicious crime, "... stands on the high wheat plains of western Kansas, a lonesome area that other Kansans call 'out there.'" That description c...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  5. Count 'Em Down: Pivotal senior seasons

    Eamonn Brennan

    Now that realignment is behind us, rosters are mostly finalized, and freshmen are getting used to living in dorm rooms (oh, to be reborn at summer orientation), we're spending the week looking ahead at some of the more interesting players and storyli...

    Blog | July 23, 2013
  6. Planning for the NBA always risky

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Sunday, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that rising UNLV sophomore Katin Reinhardt would leave the Rebels in favor of a transfer, possibly to play for USC. This decision drew an immediate wave of criticism. It didn't help that Reinhardt r...

    Blog | May 28, 2013
  7. Jerry Tarkanian statue pretty much perfect

    Eamonn Brennan

    The statue should match the man. I don't really know all that much about statues, honestly, but I like them, and at the very least I know how often sports statues can go hilariously awry. There is just the one rule: If you're going to build a sta...

    Blog | May 02, 2013
  8. Rapid Reaction: La Salle 80, Boise State 71

    Eamonn Brennan

    DAYTON, Ohio -- Quick reaction to La Salle's 80-71 victory over Boise State on Wednesday: Overview: If the logistics of La Salle's first NCAA tournament berth in 21 years felt a little bit like an audition for the big show, its fans can rest easy....

    Blog | March 20, 2013
  9. Bubble Watch: Day's winners, losers, more

    Eamonn Brennan

    Well, well, well. Apparently, a few teams want to go to the tournament after all. OK, so of course everyone wants to play in the NCAA tournament. But watching the past week or so of college hoops, you could have been convinced otherwise. Why, it w...

    Blog | March 10, 2013
  10. Bubble Watch: Saturday winners and losers

    Eamonn Brennan

    In addition to plenty of just-plain-great games -- Louisville's win at Syracuse, Marquette's big home win over Notre Dame, that amazing Duke-Miami thriller at Cameron Indoor Stadium -- Saturday was also filled with bubble action, from the start of th...

    Blog | March 03, 2013
  11. Five observations from Wednesday night

    Eamonn Brennan

    It's like our Saturday observations, but on Wednesday instead! A few end-of-day thoughts from another tremendous evening of college hoops: 1. Kansas stole one at Oklahoma State. Don't get it twisted: I'm not saying the Jayhawks didn't deserve to w...

    Blog | February 21, 2013
  12. Bubble Watch: Saturday's survivors

    Eamonn Brennan

    Saturday wasn't packed with as many high-quality, top-10 games as we've become used to -- we're spoiled, us hoops fans -- but it did feature a plethora of variously shaky NCAA tournament hopefuls looking to add further credentials to their respective...

    Blog | February 17, 2013
  13. Check out the big win on Charlotte

    Eamonn Brennan

    With UConn toppling Syracuse, Duke-UNC proving more exciting than expected and Colorado State and San Diego State waging yet another of the Mountain West's trademark uber-tight fist-fights, you can be forgiven for not noticing that a rather seismic u...

    Blog | February 14, 2013
  14. Observations from Saturday night's games

    Eamonn Brennan

    A handful of observations from IU-Michigan and the rest of Saturday night's college hoops action: Indiana and Michigan just played the best game of the year. No, it didn't end with a buzzer-beater finish. But that was the only thing it lacked. ...

    Blog | February 03, 2013
  15. Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Eamonn Brennan

    Earlier today, I wrote about the eventful day in the Big East, as Villanova upset No. 3 Syracuse and Louisville dropped its third in a row in a loss at Georgetown. Here are a few other afternoon thoughts from around the college hoops landscape: 1....

    Blog | January 26, 2013
  16. Wyoming guard's charge details not good

    Eamonn Brennan

    Wyoming guard Luke Martinez, one of the key pieces in the Cowboys' sudden surge into NCAA tournament contention, has missed a few games in January with an undisclosed injury to his right ring finger. This week, Wyoming coach Larry Shyatt announced Ma...

    Blog | January 15, 2013