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Govs dominate exhibition game

The APSU men’s basketball team beat Thomas More 112-63 for their first exhibition game of the 2016-17 season on Tuesday, Nov. 1, in the Dunn Center. For the first time since 2011, the Govs put up triple digits in an exhibition game. Six Govs scored double digits during the game. ...

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Editorial: Cavs force Game 7 and “NBA is rigged”

So, if you know anything about sports, you know LeBron James and the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers just embarrassed the 73-9 regular season No. 1 seed Golden State Warriors. 115-101. Of course, LeBron haters came out of the woodwork and talked about how the NBA is rigged. One of ...

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Loos expected to make full recovery

APSU Men’s Basketball Head Coach Dave Loos recently underwent surgery after a malignant tumor was found on his colon, but is expected to make a full recovery. According to APSU Sports Information Desk, Loos had the tumor removed at St. Thomas Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The tumor had spread ...

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Horton earns position on Heat summer league roster

GLAVINE DAY | SPORTS EDITOR APSU alumnus and former basketball player Chris Horton made the Miami Heat’s summer league roster after an unsuccessful draft attempt. According to Bleacher Report, the NBA is leaning toward the trend of players being better off not getting drafted. It’s better to go undrafted and be able ...

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From the archives: Lady Govs fall at ‘Rocky Top’, 75-42

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on March 21, 2010, when the Lady Govs took on the Lady Vols in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Lady Govs fell to Pat Summitt’s team 75-42. MARLON SCOTT | Senior Staff Writer  Throughout the postseason the Lady Govs have been overcoming ...

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Summitt, winningest coach in D1 history, has died at 64

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who uplifted the women’s game from obscurity to national prominence during her 38-year career at Tennessee, died Tuesday morning. She was 64. With an icy glare on the sidelines, Summitt led the Lady Vols to ...

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