James Naismith’s original rules of basketball, written in 1891, are displayed at the University of Kansas' DeBruce Center. Though many of the founding rules do not apply to today’s game, the 13th and final one comes close: “The side making the most goals in that time shall be declared the winners.” KU alumnus and television journalist Bill Kurtis reads the rules.
Trevin Wade, the shortest player on the 2017 Beach Ball Classic champion Montverde Academy (Fla.) team by 5 inches at 5-foot-10, jumped over 7-foot-1 teammate Balsa Koprivica to win the tournament dunk contest that took place following the championship game Saturday night at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.
Coastal Carolina men’s basketball coach Cliff Ellis discusses his team following a 67-65 loss to College of Charleston on Friday night at the HTC Center and the upcoming start to Sun Belt Conference play beginning with a game against Texas-Arlington next Friday.
Coastal Carolina recruiting coordinator Cory Bailey and offensive coordinator Jamey Chadwell discuss the Chanticleers early signing class, which includes a bevy of skill players and is void of a player from South Carolina.