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
The Capital City Go-Go announced their coaching staff for the upcoming season. New head coach, Ryan Richman, took over for Jarell Christian a few weeks ago. Christian is now an assistant with the Washington Wizards. Phil Goss (Assistant Coach) – First season as an NBA G-League coach. Goss has served
For those who think they’re good enough to play professional basketball, here’s your opportunity. The Capital City Go-Go will have open tryouts on September 21st. Registration is currently open. Last season, Isaiah Armwood, Mike Davis, Dominic Phillips and Devin Sweeney received invites to Go-Go training camp.
George Washington, George Mason, and VCU all announced their conference schedules today. The Colonials will be coming into the season with their new coach, Jamion Christian and a group of veterans. Christian has never coached a team that finished lower than fifth in the conference. Led by Justin Muzzula, the Colonials