College coaches still scrambling to fill hoops schedules

College coaches had a tense time waiting for for the NCAA to green light the 2020 basketball season

Langham Creek basketball star is Making the Grade

Langham Creek Girls’ Basketball star Kaley Perkins came about her talents naturally. Mom was a basketball player in college and dad was also an athlete. Both parents love academics and passed it down. The shooting guard was the 2019-20 District MVP, Chronicle All-Greater Houston and varsity captain. She also sports an off the charts GPA.

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WATCH - Tom Izzo on the Spartans as practice…

Tom Izzo begins his 26th season as head coach of the Spartans. He addressed the media on Wednesday to discuss a difficult 7 months, dealing with COVID-19, and the excitement of his players as college basketball practice started in East Lansing.

WATCH - Isaiah Livers & Franz Wagner talk…

Michigan Wolverines basketball stars Isaiah Livers and Franz Wagner discussed the start of practice this week as well as their preparation for the upcoming college basketball season.

Evidence Shows Heart Damage In College Athletes…

Up to 15% of college-age student-athletes experience heart inflammation after battling COVID-19. According to UPI, the results of a new study have been reported by sports media outlets for weeks. The study looked at football, soccer, lacrosse, and basketball players as well as track and field athletes at Ohio State University. In the analysis, cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI, revealed evidence of myocarditis in four of 26 athletes. Myocarditis, or inflammation of the heart muscle, can cause irregular heartbeat and affect the ability to pump blood.

Happy Birthday, 2 Chainz! (Saturday, September 12)

Happy Birthday, 2 Chainz!. Tauheed Epps turns 43 years old today. Here are five things you may not have known about the rapper. 1. He changed his rap name to be more family friendly. 2. He played basketball at Alabama State. 3. He wrote a cookbook to go with his album, 'B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time,’ called ‘Meal Time.’. 4. 2 Chainz is a Grammy-winning artist. 5. He has expressed interest in running for the mayor of his hometown, College Park. Happy Birthday, 2 Chainz!