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UNC's Hatchell resigns after findings from program review – Virginian-Pilot

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell has resigned after an external review found she had made “racially insensitive” comments and applied “undue influence” regarding players’ ability to compete through medical issues. The school issued a release late Thursday announcing the Hall of Famer’s resignation and findings from the review by …
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NBA Playoffs 2019: Warriors complained to league about Patrick Beverley's defense on Kevin Durant, per report – CBS Sports

Patrick Beverley is clearly getting to the Golden State Warriors.  Beverley has been getting under the skin of All-Star forward Kevin Durant throughout the first-round series between the Clippers and Warriors, as the two were even ejected for jawing with each other at the end of Game 1. But while Beverley has been lauded for …
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NBA playoffs scores, highlights, results: Spurs, 76ers take 2-1 series leads; Warriors visit Clippers looking for revenge – CBS Sports

The NBA playoffs continue to roll along on Thursday night with three first-round series matchups. The first of the three Game 3s finished up in Brooklyn as the No. 3 Philadelphia 76ers came into the Barclays and left with a convincing 131-115 win over the sixth-seeded Nets and a 2-1 series lead. The Sixers benefited from strong performances …
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NBA playoffs scores, highlights, results: 76ers take 2-1 series lead; Spurs, Nuggets do battle; Warriors visit Clippers – CBS Sports

The NBA playoffs continue to roll along on Thursday night with three first-round series matchups. The first of the three Game 3s finished up in Brooklyn as the No. 3 Philadelphia 76ers came into the Barclays and left with a convincing 131-115 win over the sixth-seeded Nets and a 2-1 series lead. The Sixers benefited from a well-rounded …
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Do The NBA Playoffs Miss LeBron James? – Fox Sports Radio

Reports emerged on Thursday that the NBA Playoff TV ratings have seen a 26% drop from last year, and there could be one glaring omission to explain the fall: LeBron James! Listen in as The Odd Couple, Chris Broussard and Rob Parker, debate whether or not LeBron is the reason for the decline! [su_button url="https://foxsportsradio.iheart.com/content/2019-04-18-do-the-nba-playoffs-miss-lebron-james/" …
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Southern Mississippi hires Ladner as basketball coach | College Basketball – Virginian-Pilot

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Southern Mississippi has hired Jay Ladner as its basketball coach. Ladner has been the coach at Southeastern Louisiana the past five years and led the Lions to a Southland Conference regular-season title in 2018. Ladner was an accomplished high school coach in Mississippi before moving into college coaching in 2012. He …
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Marvin Menzies joins men’s basketball staff at Grand Canyon – Fort Worth Star-Telegram

PHOENIX Former UNLV and New Mexico State head basketball coach Marvin Menzies is joining Grand Canyon University as an associate head coach. The Phoenix school announced Thursday that Menzies will be part of head coach Dan Majerle’s staff. Grand Canyon has won at least 20 games for four consecutive seasons and reached the past two …
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NBA playoffs scores, highlights, results: 76ers handle Nets, take 2-1 series lead; Warriors eye revenge vs. Clippers – CBS Sports

The NBA playoffs continued to roll along on Thursday night with three first-round series matchups. The first of the three Game 3s finished up in Brooklyn as the No. 3 Philadelphia 76ers came into the Barclays and left with a convincing 131-115 win over the sixth-seeded Nets and a 2-1 series lead. The Sixers benefited from strong performances …
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NBA playoffs scores, highlights: Joel Embiid-less 76ers take on Nets; Warriors look to avenge loss to Clippers – CBS Sports

The NBA playoffs continue to roll along on Thursday night with three first-round series matchups — all tied at 1-all. The first of the three Game 3s tips off in Brooklyn where the sixth-seeded Nets host the Philadelphia 76ers after each team won once in Philly. Brooklyn looks to bounce back after a humiliating 145-123 loss …