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Archive: May, 2012

'Nova recruit going to new high school

Wednesday, May 30, 2012, 8:01 PM
Villanova recruit Daniel Ochefu, a senior forward who came to this country from Nigeria, is no longer at the Westtown School. Sources confirmed that he has withdrawn following what has been described as a minor internal disciplinary action. Ochefu is now attending Downingtown East High, where it is... Read more

Butler to join A-10 next season

Tuesday, May 29, 2012, 7:08 PM
Butler University will join the Atlantic 10 a year earlier than expected. The Bulldogs, who were among the Horizon League’s founding members in 1979, reached the NCAA Tournament basketball finals in 2010 and ’11. They announced earlier this month that they would be joining the A-10 for... Read more

Jay Wright to be honored at Dick Vitale event

Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 12:01 PM
On Friday night, as Dick Vitale likes to say, Sarasota will become the toast of the sports world, as ESPN’s voice of college basketball hosts his seventh annual Gala at the Ritz-Carlton to benefit The V Foundation for Cancer Research. Celebrities will be all over the place, from John Calipari... Read more

Butler to join Atlantic 10

Wednesday, May 2, 2012, 12:17 PM
Butler University has joined the Atlantic 10 Conference, the league council of presidents announced Wednesday. Butler will join the A-10 on July 1, 2013. The Bulldogs have been to two of the last three basketball Final Fours. The council of presidents voted unanimously to accept Butler. Butler fields... Read more
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