Jerry Tarkanian

May 10, 2017 0

Jerry Tarkanian was a rebel with a cause. A Division-I coach for 31 seasons, Tarkanian’s legacy is as complicated as any in college basketball history. …

Geno Auriemma

March 31, 2017 1

Last Thursday, Geno Auriemma celebrated his 63rd birthday. Tonight, he goes for college basketball history. Before Auriemma arrived at the University of Connecticut, the women’s…

Bob Knight

October 25, 2016 0

The General turns 76 today. Bob Knight is one of the greatest college basketball coaches of all time.  In 42 years as a head coach…

Christian Laettner

August 17, 2016 1

Happy 47th birthday to one of the most polarizing college athletes of all time. Christian Donald Laettner was born in Angola, New York—two miles west…

Chamique Holdsclaw

August 9, 2016 0

Chamique Shaunta Holdsclaw was called the “female Michael Jordan.” Born in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, New York, on this date in 1977, she grew…