UNCW's Okauru Invited To Nigerian Olympic Trials
Jul 19, 2021Summer school provides a springboard into the fall semester for those who use it. For UNC-Wilmington guard Mike Okauru, a summertime course with NBA players and Olympians could have him poised for a monster 2021-22.
Former William & Mary Star Nathan Knight Carves Out A Role In The NBA
Jan 15, 2021The question stumped Nathan Knight: With the Atlanta Hawks among the NBA teams not sending a team to the G-League bubble, how and where would he be honing his craft right now if he hadn’t made the Hawks out of training camp?
Former William & Mary Stud Nathan Knight Scores 14 For The Atlanta Hawks
Dec 30, 2020Just one week into the 2020-21 NBA season, the Colonial Athletic Association made an impact in the pros.
Charlotte Hornets Select Charleston's Grant Riller In Round 2 Of NBA Draft
Nov 19, 2020RICHMOND, Va. – College of Charleston’s Grant Riller, a three-time Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) First Team selection, was chosen in the second round of the 2020 NBA Draft, held on Wednesday night.
IOC Sets New Dates For The 2021 Olympics
Mar 30, 2020New dates have officially been set for the postponed Olympics. The 2021 Games will be held July 23-August 8, 2021.
CAA Trio Embracing G-League Challenges
Feb 11, 2020Jarrell Brantley, Devontae Cacok and Justin Wright-Foreman made up 60 percent of the All-Colonial Athletic Association team in 2018-19. Less than a year later, the honors and accolades continue to roll in for the CAA alumni.
LaMelo Watch: Ball Leads Illawarra To Second Win Of Season
Nov 11, 2019Over the last few months LaMelo Ball has been touted as the potential No. 1 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, with his game praised high and low by current and former NBA players. But despite all the buzz Ball has created, he hadn’t put together a complete game yet in the NBL, one where his vast set of skills was on full display.
LaMelo Watch: Rave Reviews Continue To Roll In For Ball
Nov 4, 2019It’s been a busy, but high-profile couple days for fans of the NBL.
EXCLUSIVE: Rod Hampton Discusses RJ vs. LaMelo & More
Oct 25, 2019While the Lakers and Clippers tipped off the NBA season with a must-watch game on Tuesday night, two days later and over 6,500 miles away from Staples Center, another highly-anticipated showdown took place in Auckland, New Zealand.
LaMelo Watch: Ball Shines Amid Illawarra's Struggles
Oct 22, 2019After a week in which many top NBL clubs traveled across the globe to face NBA teams in preseason exhibitions, everyone was back in Australia taking part in Round 3 action this weekend.
LaMelo Watch: Illwarra Picks Up First Win In Round 2
Oct 14, 2019It was a busy week in the NBL and also a busy week for the league’s two high-profile, teenage American superstars.
LaMelo Watch: Ball Enjoys Solid Debut Despite Loss
Oct 7, 2019It was the moment that basketball fans across the globe have been waiting for, as LaMelo Ball made his regular-season debut Sunday for the Illawarra Hawks. While the Hawks lost, it was a solid performance for the 18-year-old Ball, playing in his first regular-season game down under.
Four CAA Alums Wrap Up NBA Summer League Play
Jul 15, 2019Four Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball alumni—the Charleston pair of Jarrell Brantley and Joe Chealey, Hofstra’sJustin Wright-Foreman and UNCW’s Devontae Cacok—recently wrapped up play in the NBA Summer League.
Devontae Cacok Hits Jackpot In Vegas, Signs With Los Angeles Lakers
Jul 11, 2019Few leave Las Vegas winners. Former UNC Wilmington forward Devontae Cacok, on the other hand, hit the jackpot.
Kawhi Leonard Stands At Epicenter Of Historic Balancing Of NBA Power
Jul 8, 2019In the NBA’s so-called era of the superteam, the 2019 free agency cycle should solidify an age of competitive balance rarely seen in the league’s history. Only fitting that Kawhi Leonard is at the epicenter.