Bowling Green, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – Bowling Green State parted ways with
men’s basketball coach Louis Orr on Tuesday, deciding not to renew his
The Falcons went just 12-20 overall this season, including 6-12 in the Mid-
American Conference. The Falcons lost in the first round of the MAC Tournament
on Monday, falling to Northern Illinois 54-51 in overtime.
Orr joined Bowling Green prior to the start of the 2007-08 season and later
signed a two-year contract extension that expired at the continue
(SportsNetwork.com) – The 38th Sun Belt Conference Tournament will begin on
Thursday, March 13, with the team that survives the weekend event claiming
both the conference title and the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA
The Sun Belt welcomed in three new teams this season, with Georgia State
coming over from the CAA, and Texas State and Texas-Arlington from the WAC.
While the Bobcats and Mavericks struggled, with the former finishing dead last
and outside of the eight-team tournament field, the Panthers transition was
In just their first season in the league, the Panthers lost only continue
(SportsNetwork.com) – A revamped and noticeably smaller Big East Conference
begins tournament play on Wednesday night at the World’s Most Famous Arena,
Madison Square Garden.
This may be the 35th annual tournament for the league, but by no means does it
compare to the event held just last season when a total of 16 teams played
wall-to-wall basketball for several days in New York City before crowning
Louisville the eventual champion with a 78-61 victory against Syracuse. Not
only are the Cardinals, last year’s NCAA Tournament champions, not around to
defend their title, having moved on to the newly-minted continue
(SportsNetwork.com) – The inaugural American Athletic Conference Tournament
will take place this week, as the 10-team field comes together at FedExForum
in Memphis to determine a league champion.
The AAC came into existence in just the last year as an amalgamation of
leftovers from the former Big East and a smattering of teams from Conference
USA and the Atlantic 10.
Despite the lack of history for the conference there was plenty of talent to
be had as five different teams in the league spent a bulk of the season in the
national rankings, including defending national champion Louisville.
(SportsNetwork.com) – The 17th annual Big Ten Conference Tournament takes the
Windy City by storm for the second straight year, with action beginning on
Thursday March 13, and culminating with the championship game on Sunday, March
The winner receives an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are the defending Big Ten Tournament champs, as they
defeated Wisconsin, 50-43, in last year’s title tilt. It was OSU’s league-
leading fifth Big Ten Tournament championship, but for coach Thad Matta’s club
to make a sixth straight title game appearance it will need to do so as continue