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  • Basketball Drills
    5 Killer Competitive Drills
    This is a list of competitive drills to do at practice. This will be part of a weekly series that I put out, which will have 5 drills to use at practice for coaches.1) Advantage LayupsTHE SETUPThis is a simple drill that I got from Coach Mike Rice...
  • Future Hoops greats featured in Randallstown this weekend
    Future hoops greats featured in Randallstown this weekend
    The next Crystal Langhorne, Elena Delle Donne or Tyreke Evans may be taking the court Aug. 17 and 18 in Randallstown, Md. Urban Youth Inc. will sponsor the Baltimore City Showdown featuring some of the top boys and girls in D.C., Maryland and...
  • MVP
    Khay'la Latimer wins MVP of the Queens of the Court Tournament
    Khay'la Latimer is a rising 8th grade basketball player from Teaneck, NJ. She was awarded the Most Valuable Player award at the Queens of the Court Tournament at the Dunn Center in Elizabeth, NJ on May 18-19, 2013. This tournament was run by...
  • Ranking colleges that meet Big Ten criteria for expansion
    Ranking colleges that meet Big Ten criteria for expansion
    When rumors started circulating that Maryland and Rutgers were going to the Big Ten conference, I paid attention with great interest. I've been a Rutgers football fan since I was a kid in 1976 and the Scarlet Knights had a perfect 11-0 season...
  • Central Jersey Hawks
    Coach Mary Beth Chambers shares her recipe for success
    Anyone familiar with AAU Girl's Basketball in New Jersey knows Coach Mary Beth Chambers.Coach Chambers has been the head coach of the Central Jersey Hawks team since the spring of 2002. This was a team for girls born in 1992 and 1993. Over the...
  • No kid is too big: The Real Amateur Athletic Union comes to Philadelphia
    No kid is too big: The Real Amateur Athletic Union comes to Philadelphia
    When you’re young you just want to play. Being turned away from an activity you want to participate in for differences in body type is a hard pill to swallow at any age. Where do you turn when they say you’re too big to have a turn?In...
  • Epidemic Film Festival
    AAU Epidemic Film Festival brings the talent
    A strange thing happened to me on the way back from San Francisco recently: I began to like film festivals.After pretty much swearing off them last year, I was invited to the Academy of Art University's Epidemic Film Festival in San Francisco....
  • Youth Cross Country Runners
    AAU Junior Olympics Cross Country Meet to be held in Wichita
    This weekend a lot of young runners will be running at the Cessna Activity Center trying to secure their slot to the AAU Junior Olympic National Cross Country Championships in Orlando Florida on December 4th.The Flying Angels Youth Cross Country...
  • James River celebrates their state championship in Richmond.
    AAU coach has long-term effect on Roanoke-area basketball
    Roanoke is slowly becoming the Mecca of Virginia high school basketball. Just last week, two area teams, Cave Spring (AA) and James River (A), were crowned state champions. Two others, Patrick Henry (AAA) and Northside (AA), were semi-finalists....