Tags: Basketball (College)

That Coach Looks Familiar. And He Is. Welcome Back, Jim Calhoun.

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. — Sean Witecy knew exactly what he wanted after graduating in 2017 from Elkhorn High School in Nebraska. He wanted a big college. He wanted to play Division I basketball. He tried, with no luck, to play at Creighton and at Texas Christian, which he ended up attending as a freshman but…

Wake Forest Coach Is Arrested After Punch Leads to Man’s Death in Queens

An assistant basketball coach at Wake Forest University was arrested Thursday in New York City after a man the police say he punched in Queens over the weekend died of his injuries. The victim, Sandor Szabo, 35, of Florida, fell onto the pavement and lost consciousness after he was punched in the face during a…

Anne Donovan, a Power in Women’s Basketball, Dies at 56

Anne Donovan, a 6-foot-8 center who was one of the most dominating players of the early 1980s in women’s college basketball and who later won championships as a coach in the W.N.B.A. and the Summer Olympics, died on Wednesday at her home in Wilmington, N.C. She was 56. Her brother John said the cause was…