March 31, 2013 AMHERST'S AARON TOOMEY EARNS 2013 NABC COACHES' PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD ATLANTA, Ga. (April 1, 2012) – Amherst College junior Aaron Toomey, who will lead the Lord Jeffs in the 2013 NCAA® Division III Men’s Basketball Championship game on Sunday, has been selected as the 2013 NABC Division III Player of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
March 30, 2013 Mack's Dunk Lifts East in 2013 Reese's Division II College All-Star Game at Louisville's Freedom Hall LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Eckerd College’s Darren Mack’s dunk along the baseline with two seconds to play lifted the East All-Stars to a 113-111 win over the West All-Stars Friday night in the Reese’s® Division II College All-Star Game played at Freedom Hall.
March 26, 2013 2013 NABC Coaches' Division I All-District Teams KANSAS CITY, MO. (March 26, 2013) -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today the NABC Division I All-District teams for 2012-13, recognizing the nation’s best men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes. Selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC, these student-athletes represent the finest basketball players across America. The 242 student-athletes, from 24 districts, are eligible for the NABC Coaches’ Division I All-America teams.
March 25, 2013 2013 NABC Coaches' Division II All-District Teams KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 22, 2013) -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today the 2013 NABC Coaches’ Division II All-District teams and coaches, recognizing the best men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes and coaches in the division. Selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC in NCAA Division II, these student-athletes represent the finest basketball players across America. The 89 student-athletes, from eight districts, are now eligible for the NABC Coaches’ Division II All-America teams, selected by the NABC.
March 25, 2013 NABC ANNOUNCES ROSTERS FOR REESE'S DIVISION II COLLEGE ALL-STAR GAME KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 25, 2013) – The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced rosters for the 2013 Reese’s® Division II College All-Star game, which will be played as part of the 2013 NCAA® Division II Men’s Basketball Championship. Reese’s® Peanut Butter Cups are the official candy partner of the NCAA.
March 21, 2013 NABC ANNOUNCES 2013 COACHES' DIVISION III ALL-AMERICA TEAMS KANSAS CITY, MO. (March 21, 2013) -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today the 2013 NABC Coaches’ Division III All-America teams. Selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC in NCAA Division III, these student-athletes represent the finest basketball players across America.
March 18, 2013 NABC ANNOUNCES ROSTERS FOR 2013 REESE'S DIVISION III COLLEGE ALL-STAR GAME KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 19, 2013) – The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced rosters for the 2013 Reese’s® Division III College All-Star game, which will be played as part of the 2013 NCAA® Division III Men’s Basketball Championship. Reese’s® Peanut Butter Cups are the official candy partner of the NCAA.
March 18, 2013 2013 NABC Coaches' Division III All-District Teams and Coaches KANSAS CITY, MO. (March 18, 2013) -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today the 2013 NABC Coaches’ Division III All-District teams and coaches, recognizing the best men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes and coaches in the division, selected by member coaches of the NABC in NCAA Division III.
May 2, 2013 INDIANAPOLIS – Feb. 26, 2013 – The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and Allstate Insurance Company today announced the 20 men’s and women’s college basketball student-athletes named to the inaugural Allstate NABC Good Works Team® and Allstate WBCA Good Works Team®.
March 24, 2013 GIVENS SCORES 43 TO LIFT EAST ALL-STARS PAST WEST IN REESE'S DIVISION III COLLEGE ALL-STAR GAME SALEM, Va. (March 23, 2013)– North Carolina Wesleyan’s Brandon Givens scored 43 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as the East All-Stars topped the West All-Stars, 124-102, in the Reese’s® Division III College All-Star game played Saturday at the Salem Civic Center.
March 6, 2013 Fans Will Vote to Select Two Student-Athletes on D3hoops.com For 2013 Reese’s® Division III College All-Star Game
February 7, 2013 NABC MOURNS PASSING OF LONGTIME CNU COACH C.J. WOOLLUM The National Association of Basketball Coaches joins Christopher Newport University in mourning the death of C.J. Woollum.
January 22, 2013 ALLSTATE PARTNERS WITH COLLEGE BASKETBALL COACHES ASSOCIATION FOR NATIONAL COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD Inaugural Allstate NABC and WBCA Good Works Teams® will honor student-athletes for their commitment to volunteerism and giving back
January 16, 2013 SPARTANS' IZZO TO RECEIVE WAYMAN TISDALE HUMANITARIAN AWARD OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo, an eight-time national Coach of the Year and the longest-tenured Big Ten men's basketball coach ever, will be honored at the 2013 Devon Energy College Basketball Awards April 15 in Oklahoma City as the recipient of the Wayman Tisdale Humanitarian Award.
January 15, 2013 "Infiniti Coaches' Charity Challenge" Enters Third Year FRANKLIN, Tenn. (Jan. 15, 2013) – Infiniti today announced that it will once again partner with the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the NCAA® and ESPN as the sponsor of the “Infiniti Coaches’ Charity Challenge.” Now in its third year, Infiniti, an official corporate partner of the NCAA, will make a $100,000 donation to the winning coach’s designated charity. The program, expanded last year, pits 48 NABC coaches from the nation’s top NCAA Division I men’s basketball programs in a fan-vote challenge, with the total Infiniti contribution again exceeding $300,000.
January 15, 2013 ROLLINS' KLUSMAN NETS 600TH WIN MELBOURNE, Fla. (January 9, 2013) - Rollins head coach Tom Klusman recorded his 600th career victory as the Tars beat Florida Tech 74-62 on the road Wednesday.
December 18, 2012 SYRACUSE'S BOEHEIM EARNS 900TH WIN Urges Need for Gun Control in Postgame Remarks By JOHN KEKIS AP Sports Writer SYRACUSE, N.Y. December 18, 2012 (AP) With his wife, Juli, looking on at the postgame press conference and his young children close by, Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim's final remarks were not about his milestone 900th career victory.
December 10, 2012 iHoops To Integrate Within USA Basketball COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 7, 2013) – iHoops is partnering with USA Basketball and will integrate its programming and operations with USA Basketball in Colorado Springs effective mid-January 2013, it was announced today by USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo.
December 10, 2012 College of the Ozarks to Host 2014 and 2015 DII MBB Championships KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that the 2014 and 2015 NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championships will continue to be hosted by College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Mo.
December 5, 2012 DIII mobile website serves as identity resource A new mobile website developed by Division III enables coaches to easily access and use identity-initiative resources during visits with prospective student-athletes and their parents. The resource, which includes links to Division III talking points, identity videos and social media channels, is available here. It also features sport-specific information to provide coaches with pertinent news and information at their fingertips.
November 18, 2012 Class of 2012 Inducted into National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Sunday Night KANSAS CITY (November 18, 2012) – Georgetown’s dominating center Patrick Ewing, Kansas legend Clyde Lovellette and North Carolina’s star guard Phil Ford headlined a 10-man class inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Sunday night at the historic Midland Theatre, tipping off a three-day celebration of college basketball. The Class of 2012 also included coaches Joe B. Hall of Kentucky and Dave Robbins of Virginia Union; players Kenny Sailors of Wyoming, Earl Monroe of Winston Salem State and Willis Reed of Grambling; and contributors Jim Host and Joe Dean.
October 29, 2012 Edward Jones To Serve As Title Sponsor of 2012 CBE Hall of Fame Classic KANSAS CITY, MO – The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced today that Edward Jones has signed on as the title sponsor of the 2012 Edward Jones CBE Hall of Fame Classic.
October 18, 2012 The College Basketball Experience to Celebrate 5th Year Anniversary on October 27th KANSAS CITY, MO- October 18, 2012 – The award winning College Basketball Experience and National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame at Sprint Center will celebrate five successful years of operation on Saturday, October 27th in true CBE celebratory style.
October 15, 2012 KENTUCKY RECEIVES NCAA® CHAMPIONSHIP WERNER LADDERS AT BIG BLUE MADNESS LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 12, 2012) -- In partnership with the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), Werner Ladder, the Official Ladder of the 2012 NCAA® Basketball Championships, presented coach John Calipari and the University of Kentucky with a pair of ladders Friday night during Big Blue Madness in honor of their 2012 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball National Championship.
October 1, 2012 FINAL FIELD ANNOUNCED FOR 2012 COACHES VS. CANCER CLASSIC BROOKLYN, NY -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches and the American Cancer Society announced today that the field for the 2012 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, an annual basketball event hosted by the Coaches vs. Cancer program to support the American Cancer Society's mission to save more lives from cancer and create a world with more birthdays, has been set.
August 17, 2012 NABC SUBMITS AMICUS BRIEF TO SUPREME COURT IN FISHER VS. THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN et al. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (August 17, 2012) -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), along with 43 current and former college basketball coaches, has submitted an amicus brief to the United States Supreme Court on August 13, 2012. The amicus brief, or “friend of the court” brief was submitted on the Fisher vs. University of Texas at Austin, et al. lawsuit.
August 8, 2012 NABC ANNOUNCES 2011-12 HONORS COURT Kansas City, Mo. (July 10, 2012) -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced the NABC Honors Court, recognizing those collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the 2011-12 season. The NABC Honors Court recognizes the talents and gifts that these men possess off the court, and the hard work they exhibit in the classroom. In order to be named to the Honors Court, an athlete must meet a high standard of academic criteria. 3. Students must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution. 4. Member of an NCAA Division I, II, III, or NAIA Institution.
July 26, 2012 CBE HALL OF FAME CLASSIC FIELD FINALIZED KANSAS CITY, MO – The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced today that the field for the 2012 CBE Hall of Fame Classic has been set. Kansas, Saint Louis, Texas A&M and Washington State will serve as the four Host Round participants for this year’s CBE Hall of Fame Classic, with the opening round games beginning on November 9th. Each team will play two games on campus before advancing to the Championship Rounds on November 19-20 at Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO. Joining Kansas, Saint Louis, Texas A&M and Washington State in the 2012 CBE Hall of Fame Classic are Eastern Washington, Louisiana Tech, Santa Clara, Southeast Missouri State, Tennessee-Chattanooga, Troy, USC-Upstate and Utah Valley. Santa Clara and Tennessee-Chattanooga will serve as Sub-Hosts for games played November 18-23. ESPN Networks will broadcast the four Championship Round games. The Semifinal Doubleheader featuring Texas A&M and Saint Louis will be aired on ESPNU at 7:30pm (ET), followed by Washington State and Kansas on ESPN2. The next evening, the Consolation Game will be shown on ESPN3 at 7:00pm (ET), followed by the Championship Game on ESPNU.
June 6, 2012 NABC Youth Basketball Coaching Package A new YOUTH BASKETBALL COACHING BUNDLE, developed by long-time NABC Research Chair Jerry Krause, is now available. This package, available in digital format, include's the NABC's Handbook for Reaching Basketball Skills Progression; the NABC's Youth Basketball Coaching Handbook; and the NABC Skills and Drills for Younger Parents. This is a great teaching tool to improve the skills of your players and team.
May 10, 2012 Infiniti Helps Charities Score Big With $1,000,000 in College Basketball Sponsorship Related Donation FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Infiniti capped another winning year of support for NCAA® Division I men’s basketball, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), and various coaches’ charities with a check presentation ceremony Wednesday at Infiniti Americas Headquarters – part of more than $1,000,000 donated during the 2011 – 2012 season. The event was emceed by ESPN sports analyst Doug Gottlieb.
April 2, 2012 2012 AT&T NABC GUARDIANS OF THE GAME AWARDS SHOW SUMMARY NEW ORLEANS (April 2, 2012) – The following awards were presented by the National Association of Basketball Coaches at the annual AT&T NABC Guardians of the Game Awards Show held April 1, 2012, at the New Orleans Theatre in the Ernest Morial Convention Center.
March 30, 2012 MARQUETTE'S CROWDER LEADS EAST ALL-STARS TO WIN IN REESE'S COLLEGE ALL-STAR GAME NEW ORLEANS, LA. (March 30, 2012) -- Marquette’s Jae Crowder was named the East All-Stars’ Reese’s® Perfect Player as he led all scorers with 25 points leading the East All-Stars to a 103-99 win over the West All-Stars in the Reese’s®Division I College All-Star Game Friday night at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
March 27, 2012 Jim Nantz to Receive 2012 NABC Metropolitan Award KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 27, 2012) – Jim Nantz, set to call the play-by-play of the NCAA® Final Four® television broadcast for a record 27th time on March 31 and April 2, is the recipient of the 2012 Metropolitan Award from the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
March 23, 2012 Kentucky Wesleyan's Anthony Young Leads Reese's West All-Stars to Win HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (March 23, 2012) – Kentucky Wesleyan’s Anthony Young scored 21 points and hit five three-point goals to help lift the West All-Stars past the East All-Stars, 120-110, in the Reese’s® Division II All-Star game Friday night at The Bank of Kentucky Center.