basketball

Good December starts for Auburn-area basketball teams

Ask any basketball coach and more often than not they’ll tell you that getting off to a good start to a season is always good for a team’s psyche. So far this season, ...

More than basketball skills

“Not everyone is going to be a basketball player, but everyone is going to be a part of society,” is a motto of Coach Gary McCullough. McCullough is the co-commissione ...

Sierra College offers all-girls sports camp next week

The Sierra College womens basketball program will offer an all-girls sports camp, age 6-15, June 23-16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Wolverines’ campus. The goal is to provide pe ...

Optimist All-Star basketball games set to be played in Antelope this Saturday

The top senior girls and boys players in the Sacramento area will compete Saturday in the annual Optimist All-Star basketball games that are set to be played Saturday at Center Hig ...

William Jessup’s Clement tabbed for All American honors

William Jessup University junior forward Corey Clement earned Honorable Mention All-American, as recently announced by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (N ...

Learn to play like a Globetrotter

It’s a bit of a promotion, but then that is what the Harlem Globetrotters do. Two 24 Hour Fitness centers will feature the basketball wizards in a couple of clinics schedule ...

Sierra College women advance to Elite Eight

Wednesday’s Northern California Regional semifinal began as a frenzied shootout between two of the top women’s basketball teams in the state. It ended in a decisive rou ...

William Jessup womens basketball ends with 68-64 loss to Menlo College

ATHERTON – The William Jessup University womens basketball team hit the court on Monday night for the final time as a member of the California Pacific Conference. In front of ...

William Jessup mens basketball ends in 81-80 loss to Simpson

ATHERTON – After a 9-3 record in California Pacific Conference play this season, the William Jessup University mens basketball team clinched the No. 2 seed and faced off agai ...

Another View: It’s March and that can mean only one thing – hoops madness

My love of basketball started when I was in high school back in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. I got hooked for life 60 years ago this month when I watched our black and white TV as tiny Mila ...