Jean Bain is in his third season as the Brandeis University men’s basketball head coach. In his first two seasons, he led the Judges to 35 wins (more than the previous four years combined), an ECAC title, and a third-place finish in the UAA, the team’s best finish in a decade.
HBSE Names Former Rochester Basketball Student-Athlete David Gould Chief Diversity and Impact Officer
Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE), a dynamic organization comprised of premier sports and entertainment properties, including the NHL's New Jersey Devils, Prudential Center and NBA's Philadelphia 76ers, today announced David Gould has been named Chief Diversity and Impact Officer.
University of Rochester alumnus John DiBartolomeo '13 will continue his playing career in Israel after re-signing with Maccabi Fox Tel Aviv, defending champion of the Israeli Winner League.
During the summer of 2016, University of Chicago head men's basketball coach Mike McGrath sought out alumnus Paul Riskus for a lunch sit-down. The purpose wasn't just to catch up and reminisce.
All eight UAA men's basketball programs received Team Academic Excellence Awards, created by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Committee on Academics with 51 student-athletes garnering individual academic recognition.
Now a Stanford University Law School graduate, former Washington University student-athlete CJ Harrington used the time between his freshman and sophomore years in both high school and college to set his future in motion.
In early June, NYU rising juniors Cade Hoppe and Riley Demps, both members of the Violets’ men’s basketball team, quickly put together a run-a-thon to raise money for an organization aiming to reduce police violence.
Three Boston Doctors From Same Family, Including Former UChicago Basketball Student-Athlete Mike Lowney, Overcome COVID-19
2004 University of Chicago graduate Dr. Mike Lowney, his father, and his brother were all featured on WCVB Boston. All three are doctors who recovered from coronavirus infections.
Former Emory men's basketball standout Austin Claunch (2008-12), now the head coach at Nicholls State, has been recognized by a collection of ESPN College Basketball writers as a member of the "40 Under 40" list, which recognizes the top 40 college basketball coaches under the age of 40.
After spending five years in the UAA, three with NYU and the past two with University of Rochester, Taylor Roth has been named head coach at Hiram College.