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Archive: March, 2011

Temple's Allen to play in College All-Star Game

Wednesday, March 30, 2011, 11:33 AM
Temple's Lavoy Allen has been named to the East team for the Reese’s College All-Star Game on Friday in Houston as part of Final Four weekend. Pittsburgh's Brad Wannaker, a Roman Catholic High product, also will play for the East. The games airs at 5:30 p.m. on TruTv. Bill Foster will coach... Read more

Hot Button: Final Four preview chat with Dick Jerardi

Wednesday, March 30, 2011, 5:55 AM
Join Daily News college basketball writer Dick Jerardi for a live chat previewing the Final Four at noon today. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and send in questions. Read more

UConn, Duke square off in Philly regional final

Monday, March 28, 2011, 6:45 PM
Video: The Daily News' Marcus Hayes previews Tuesday night's game between top-seeded UConn and second-seeded Duke at the Liacouras Center. Read more

Jerardi: Final Four preview

Monday, March 28, 2011, 11:07 AM
Video: The Daily News' Dick Jerardi previews the Final Four and discusses the possibility of tournament expansion with CineSport's Noah Coslov. Read more

La Salle's Murray to transfer

Thursday, March 24, 2011, 6:20 PM
Anybody who was paying the least bit of attention to La Salle basketball this season will not be shocked by this news: Sophomore big man Aaric Murray is transferring. La Salle coach John Giannini had a season-long struggle with Murray. The mega-talent was not always interested in the game. In fact... Read more

Jay Wright to serve as NCAA tourney analyst

Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 12:36 PM
Villanova coach Jay Wright will join CBS' and Turner's coverage of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday from the New York studio. Wright will be a guest analyst for the pregame and halftime shows for the regional finals beginning at 3 p.m. along with analysts Charles Barkley, Greg Anthony, Kenny Smith... Read more

Video: Big East or Big Least?

Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 11:02 AM
Video: Dick Jerardi of the Daily News talks about what went wrong in the NCAA tournament for the Big East, his Sweet 16 favorites, and how much Jimmer Fredette's stock has risen. Read more

'Nova lands big-time recruit

Monday, March 21, 2011, 7:17 PM
Villanova has landed another top 50 recruit, its third, for the class of 2012. Sources have confirmed that the Wildcats received a verbal commitment from Daniel Ochefu, a 6-9 center from West Chester’s Westtown School. According to ESPN, he’s the 20th-rated prospect in the class, and No... Read more

Jerardi's keys for Temple-San Diego State

Saturday, March 19, 2011, 10:24 AM
Who: No. 7 Temple vs. No. 2 San Diego State What: NCAA Third Round (West Region), McKale Center, Tucson, Ariz. Sixers 102, Kings 80 Grapefruit League George Mason 61, 'Nova 57 Pirates @ PhilliesTue, Mar 29 at 7:05PMFrom: $11»BUY TICKETSWhen: 6:10 p.m. TV/Radio: TNT/WPHT (1210-AM) History:... Read more

Temple vs. San Diego State all about tempo

Friday, March 18, 2011, 7:29 PM
Maybe it is a stereotype -- the tough, grinding East Coast team against the fastbreaking speedy West Coast team. But it probably is not far off when it comes to Saturday's NCAA third-round game between Temple and San Diego State in Tucson. "We're a team that, you know, tries to slow down the ball... Read more
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