September 30, 1988 |
The second straight gold medal for the U.S. Olympic women's basketball team was a triumph of the sport's last generation of pioneers. In the 1980s, they took the American game from nowhere internationally, overwhelmed the Soviet Union to become the game's dominant force, and then finished their mission as prime-time players on national television. That third achievement might be the most significant in terms of the U.S. team's legacy to the game. While ratings aren't in yet from the team's 77-70 triumph over Yugoslavia, the gold-medal game in Seoul was played before undoubtedly the largest television audience in the sport's history.
February 17, 2012
Here are some of the top scorers in Southeastern Pennsylvania basketball. Statistics are through Tuesday. Boys Player School Gms. Pts. Avg. Nadir Matthews Bodine 17 494 29.1 Savon Goodman Constitution 23 601 26.1 Jordan Reed Wissahickon 22 568 25.8 Larry Webster Parkway West 20 484 24.2 ...
January 14, 2013
Through Saturday. Player School G Pts Avg. Stefano Okoro Gloucester 9 243 27.0 Christ'n Mortellite Hammonton 11 261 23.7 Myles Powell Medford Tech 9 204 22.7 Rash'n Holloway Schalick 10 224 22.4 Xavier Lundy Paulsboro 9 200 22.2 Francis Christian Wildwood 9 196 21.7 ...