After a year off, Omer Yurtseven is already a player of note. Yurtseven has been one of 20 players being considered for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award. This is the sixth year for the award recognizing the top centers in men’s college basketball. As a sophomore at NC State, Yurtseven averaged
VCU will travel to UNLV to play the Runnin’ Rebels in the Atlantic 10-Mountain West Challenge. This will be the first meeting between the two schools. The match-ups are determined using varying factors including last year’s record and NET rankings. UNLV is led by first year head coach T.J. Otzelberger.
American University’s super senior, Sa’eed Nelson, was named Patriot League Preseason Player of the Year. It’s the second straight year, Nelson has been awarded with that honor. Nelson enters his storied career having already made his mark on the Patriot League and American University’s record books. Nelson ranks in the
Jeter Promotions has announced that they’ve signed Featherweight Ebrima “E Boy” Jawara of Germantown, Maryland. Jawara has a 2-1 record with one knockout as a professional. He had 35 amateur bouts, reaching the finals of the Washington D.C. Golden Gloves three times. In his debut bout, Jawara lost by split