Archive for category: Big 12 Hoops

  • Tripleheader Tips Off College Basketball Season in Dallas

    Tripleheader Tips Off College Basketball Season in Dallas

    Big 12 Hoops November 7, 2013 8:33 am no comments

    Special to RattleandHumSports.com While the Final Four returns to North Texas in April for the first time since 1986, the season tips on opening day, this Friday, Nov. 8, at American Airlines Center in downtown Dallas with the Buckets and Boots Showcase, a college basketball tripleheader anchored with Big 12 […]




     
  • TCU Horned Frogs Defeat Lions Friday Night, 81-74

    TCU Horned Frogs Defeat Lions Friday Night, 81-74

    Big 12 Hoops November 1, 2013 10:56 pm no comments

    Senior Jarvis Ray led the way for TCU, scoring a game-high 18 points on 4-of-7 from the field. Ray did most of his damage at the line as he went 10-of-14 from charity stripe. Freshman Karviar Shepherd was also solid in the exhibition, posting his first career double-double with a 16-point, 10 board outing.




     
  • TCU Announces Approved Design of a Daniel Meyer Coliseum Renovation

    TCU Announces Approved Design of a Daniel Meyer Coliseum Renovation

    Big 12 Hoops April 18, 2013 1:00 am no comments

    Special to Rattleandhumsports.com The TCU Board of Trustees have approved design of a $45 million renovation to Daniel-Meyer Coliseum with the project receiving a lead commitment of $10 million from Ed and Rae Schollmaier. The renovation project will begin once all the funds for the facility have been raised. “Having […]




     
  • Breaking Down Texas Tech’s Hiring of Tubby Smith

    Breaking Down Texas Tech’s Hiring of Tubby Smith

    Big 12 Hoops April 5, 2013 8:38 am no comments

    By Kevin Lonnquist You could call this a marriage of convenience between Tubby Smith and Texas Tech. Both need each other. But it could work. Smith, 61, lost his job at Minnesota on March 25 because his Gophers didn’t meet expectations. Minnesota went to the NCAA tournament in three of […]




     
  • An Analysis of Kansas’ Epic Sweet 16 Meltdown

    An Analysis of Kansas’ Epic Sweet 16 Meltdown

    Big 12 Hoops March 30, 2013 11:59 am no comments

    By Kevin Lonnquist When Kansas lost to TCU, 62-55, Feb. 6 in Fort Worth, many considered coach Bill Self’s postgame press conference a bunch of lip service. At the time, he said this team didn’t have a point guard. After their incredible loss to Michigan in Friday’s South Regional semifinal […]




     
  • Big 12 Teams Mostly Bow out of NCAA Tournament

    Big 12 Teams Mostly Bow out of NCAA Tournament

    Big 12 Hoops March 25, 2013 12:39 pm no comments

    By KEVIN LONNQUIST Big 12 Insider A tale of two halves, an offensive foul that wasn’t and three second-round exits became the storylines of the Big 12’s performance in the first weekend of the NCAA tournament. Kansas turned out to be the only team of the five to make it […]




     
  • Looking at the Big 12’s Prospects in the NCAA Tournament

    Looking at the Big 12’s Prospects in the NCAA Tournament

    Big 12 Hoops March 18, 2013 8:50 am no comments

    By KEVIN LONNQUIST Big 12 Insider As expected the Big 12 received its five bids to the NCAA tournament when the selections were announced Sunday. There was no surprise as Kansas earned a No. 1 seed in the South and will play its second and third round games Friday and […]




     
  • Kansas Takes Big 12 Title, Beats Kansas State, 70-54

    Kansas Takes Big 12 Title, Beats Kansas State, 70-54

    Big 12 Hoops, NCAA March 16, 2013 7:59 pm no comments

    Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas wasn’t about to share this title with Kansas State. Jeff Withey had 17 points and nine rebounds, Perry Ellis and Naadir Tharpe added 12 points each, and the seventh-ranked Jayhawks pounded the No. 11 Wildcats 70-54 on Saturday night to win their ninth […]




     
  • It’s an All-Kansas Big 12 Tournament Final

    It’s an All-Kansas Big 12 Tournament Final

    Big 12 Hoops, NCAA, Uncategorized March 16, 2013 8:42 am no comments

    Associated Press Kansas 88, Iowa State 73 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bill Self roared up and down the sideline in front of the Kansas bench, a volcano of emotion threatening to spill onto the court, his unfiltered venom directed at the officiating crew. Self knew he was going to get […]




     
  • Big 12 Tournament Day 2 Wrap-Up

    Big 12 Tournament Day 2 Wrap-Up

    Big 12 Hoops, NCAA March 15, 2013 8:23 am no comments

    Associated Press No. 14 Oklahoma State 74, Baylor 72 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Phil Forte stepped to the foul line and Marcus Smart couldn’t bear to watch, so with 2.9 seconds left on the clock in a tie game, Oklahoma State’s star freshman turned around. Lined up along the lane, […]