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Big dreams not a tall order for Australia's young basketball guns
Teenagers typically won't grow much more than five centimetres in a year, but when Taylor Mole was 14 she shot up a remarkable 17 centimetres. With an unmistakable talent for basketball and a dream to play for Australia, the growth spurt was welcome ...
Boomers and Philippines basketball match erupts in 'sickening' brawl that sees play abandoned
Basketball Australia said on social media that all the Boomers team were safe and well after the incident. International rules state that games must continue unless a team only has a single player available and the remaining Filipino players eventually ...
Basketball Australia apologises for Boomers 'unsavoury' brawl with Philippines, says players 'bruised and battered'
Selfie after disgraceful basketball brawl made things even worse
Australia Boomers vs Philippines basketball game fight video: Reaction to huge brawl
Sickening scenes as AAU game descends into all-in brawl
“During a time-out, I said, 'I think they know they're not gonna beat us in basketball, but I think they might try to challenge us in something else because they're challenging their coach.'” The game was abandoned after R.A.W Athletics forfeited ...
Intense American basketball brawl breaks out between players and referees
Players and referees in violent brawl during youth basketball game
Watch: Violent Brawl Erupts Between Players and Officials At Youth Basketball Game
Ron Thomas, ex-Kentucky Colonel and U of L basketball star, dead at 67
Thomas, a Louisville native who attended Thomas Jefferson High School, was part of a Final Four team at the University of Louisville and later played for the Kentucky Colonels team that won the franchise's lone American Basketball Association title in ...
ABA and Basketball Australia reject allegations of racist taunts before brawl
THE Australian Basketballers' Association (ABA) and Basketball Australia have rejected claims of racism made by a Filipino photographer. The allegation was made by photojournalist, Winston Baltasar, who told the ABC that he heard the word 'monkey' used ...
Australian basketballers allegedly called Philippines players 'monkeys' before brawl
Basketball Australia refutes allegation of on-court taunting
Boomers players outraged over racist allegations, Basketball Australia threaten legal action
Vice Ganda praises basketball player for standing up against homophobia
Vice Ganda has backed basketball player Arnold Van Opstal for his comment that homophobia has no place in his sport. The GlobalPort center stood up for his belief on Saturday after being asked if he's gay by a fan on Instagram. Vice Ganda praises ...
Giving back: How CHIEF basketball built a successful program while serving a church community
In return, those involved in CHIEF — which offers junior high and high school boys and girls basketball, football, volleyball, girls soccer and baton twirling — give back. Though it's an organizational service effort, Mericle spearheaded it as a way ...
Coach teaches basketball, life skills to area youth
Oklahoma City — Rose State College adjunct professor Jimmy Lawson is using basketball to make a difference in the lives of children in Oklahoma City. He founded JL Basketball Training in June 2016 to train and prepare young athletes with life skills ...
Recruiting heats up during July evaluation periods - ESPN
July is the most important month on the recruiting calendar. The foundations of the future for college basketball's elite will begin to be set, and the next wave of ...
Australia beats Serbia 66-42 during 2018 Xingyi Women's Int'l Basketball Championships
Jenna O'hea (L) of Australia competes during the 2018 Xingyi Women's International Basketball Championships match between Australia and Serbia in Xingyi, southwest China's Guizhou Province, July 15, 2018. Australia won 66-42. (Xinhua/Ou Dongqu) ...