The best future bets for college basketball

Even though the university part of the season is over, soccer still dominates the betting market at this time of winter. The big shadow cast by football in terms of betting interest and media coverage, well, that’s good news for those who bet on college basketball. The CBB futures board has yet to be picked …

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Boys’ basketball notebook: Alburnett a threat, even in a larger class

Alburnett head coach Jeff Christopherson yells at his team during a state tournament game last season at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. (The Gazette) CEDAR RAPIDS – There was potentially Aplington-Parkersburg, Monticello, Dyersville Beckman, MFL/Mar-Mac and others on one side. And North Linn, Dunkerton, Bellevue and Bellevue Marquette on the other. Either way, the …

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Top of the Crop men’s basketball for Jan. 12 – News-Herald

TOP OF THE CROP men’s basketball 1:(1) Richmond Heights (12-0) 2: (2) Mentor (7-3) 3: (3) Gilmour (5-6) 4: (5) Brush (4-6) 5: (4) Cornerstone (10-1) 6: (7) Perry (8-2) 7: (6) Bank (8-2) 8: (9) Mayfield (8-4) 9: (9) Catholic Lake (7-3) 10: (10) College (8-3) Watchlist: Hawken (7-4), Chagrin Falls (7-3), Beachwood (8-3), …

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Men’s Basketball Statistical Leaders: Cornerstone Christian sophomore Quinn ‘Turtle’ Kwasniak tops the scoring charts

Punctuation Games Total Average Quinn Kwasniak, Christian cornerstone eleven 327 29.7 John Peter Dredges, Madison 10 282 28.2 Nate Lurie, Beachwood eleven 297 27.0 Rayquan Thompson, Solon 10 257 25.7 Lucas Skaljac, Brecksville eleven 273 24.8 Kenyon Giles, Rhodes 10 237 23.7 Kellon Smith, Shaker Heights 10 232 23.2 Solomon Callaghan, Wadsworth 9 197 21.9 …

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Kentucky basketball misses TyTy Washington

Kentucky’s first-round loss to St. Peter’s University in last year’s NCAA tournament left a grotesque scar on what was otherwise a beautiful season. Not casually discounting the most embarrassing loss in school history, but much of the 2021-22 season was a bastion of success. As of the end of January 2022, Kentucky was 19-4. The …

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How to watch: No. 4 Alabama Basketball vs. LSU

For the second time since 1987, Alabama basketball is 4-0 in the SEC, following an impressive 15-point win at Arkansas. Now, the Crimson Tide can return to the friendly confines of Coleman Coliseum against a struggling LSU team that has lost three straight games under first-year head coach Matt McMahon. According to the official Alabama …

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Two QMMF teams prepare for the Dubai 24 Hours of Endurance

The Qatar Motor and Motorcycle Federation (QMMF) has fielded two Qatari GT3 teams, Thuraya and Suhail, for the 18th endurance race of the Dubai 24 Hours, which kicks off on Saturday at Dubai Autodrome.The two teams are backed by the Ministry of Sports and Youth, QMMF, Porsche Center Doha, Al Buraq Automotive Company and Lusail …

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Five new members of the Merrill Basketball Hall of Fame were inducted during the Second Annual Merrill Basketball Hall of Fame Night

The Merrill Basketball Program held its second annual Merrill Basketball Hall of Fame Night in December and welcomed five new inductees. Honorees were, from left to right: Jan (Wickman) Krystkowiak, Joelene (Hanig) Weix, Erik Finanger, Jordan Stine and Bruce English. Photo courtesy of the Merrill Basketball Program. TINA L. SCOTTEDITOR At the Merrill Varsity Boys …

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