Basketball News

August 3rd, 2019 - 2007-2008 is here!
The season flip is complete! You can start recruiting, setting your depth chart & game plans. Exhibition games will start on Monday - be prepared!

August 3rd, 2019 - Hardwood welcomes Montenegro!
Today we officially welcome Montenegro into the game. They are the 45th country to participate in Hardwood. We are still trying to locate Montenegro on the map.

August 3rd, 2019 - Recruit throttling of younger prospects…
As if there weren’t enough things to complain about in recruiting, this season well be implementing a mild form of recruiting throttle (contacts become less effective after a while) for younger recruits. In other words, pouring 50 points into that 14-year old high school freshman prospect, wouldn’t get you as far. Enjoy!

August 1st, 2019 - Pioneers prevail - Cal State East Bay captures title!
In the battle of the 6th seeds, CSU-East Bay downed the Butler Bulldogs in an exciting 2 point game. At half time, the Pioneers has a 2-point lead and managed to play Butler even in the 2nd half for the win. With 28 seconds left, the game was tied 78-78. East Bay brought the ball up and worked through their half court offense before passing it to Rodrick Atkinson in the paint for the winning score. Atkinson was the player of the game with 13 points (6-7 shooting) & 13 rebounds. Everett Hannon was the top scorer with 22 points and four 3-pointers. Congratulations to Onsilas and the Cal State East Bay!

Also, congratulations to TackoGOATFall with the West Texas A&M Buffaloes and the Christian Brothers Buccaneers for their division 2 and 3 titles!

July 30th, 2019 - 2007 Final Four
The final four is here again – only four teams remain and none of them top seeds. In the first semi-final game, we have the Butler Bulldogs (I.1, 32-15, TPI 152.7) vs. the cinderella Florida State Seminoles (IV.7, 37-10, TPI 155.9). In the other game, we have the Cal State East Bay Pioneers (III.2, 39-7, TPI 161.3) vs. the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers (III.4, 38-8, TPI 155.0). A new champion will be crowned -- good luck to all!

Press Releases

August 16th, 2019 - Temple reaches low point in rebuilding year - Temple Owls
A transition year for the young Owls hit a new low point, as Temple fell on the road to previously winless Husson 78-70. In what is becoming a consistent theme in an inconsistent season, Temple's young guns could not find a way to get their shots to fall - shooting 30% from the field and 17% from 3-pt range. Asked if his seat is getting warmer given the slow start and late season collapse that prevented promotion to Conference II, Coach Randle brushed off criticism noting that the team is stil...
  - El jefe

August 15th, 2019 - loosing streak continues - Montevallo Falcons
teams loosing streak continues, but we are still very positive in terms of performances is concern, adjustments, attitude, work rate needs to be in place for us to succeed.
  - darelpecayo

August 13th, 2019 - UPR Mayagüez Sweeps Manchester - UPR Mayagüez Bulldogs
UPR Mayagüez completed a home-and-home sweep of Manchester University Tuesday night with a 96-79 victory. Elián Quiles broke his early season slump, scoring 24 points on 16 shots. When asked whether his transition to point guard had been frustrating, Quiles replied, “Was no mither. If I were to skirk all day, I’d be a daft ‘apeth, not proper mint at all. Gotta have the head up, mate.” Quiles was satisfied to end his scoring woes, remarking, “My play today...mad fer it, really. Blood...
  - Jennifer_Lopez