Basketball

  • Kansas Coach Bill Self Does the MC Hammer Shuffle (GIF)

    Kansas Coach Bill Self Does the MC Hammer Shuffle (GIF)

    When it comes to dancing, most people seem to be going with the Harlem Shake these days.  But not Bill Self! You see, the Kansas Jayhawks’ head coach has always been more of a 90s kind of guy.  So when it was time to dance during the final seconds of the first overtime period during […]

  • Illinois State’s Jackie Carmichael Delivers a Karate Kick Rebound (Video)

    Illinois State’s Jackie Carmichael Delivers a Karate Kick Rebound (Video)

    When it comes to grabbing a rebound, there may be no maneuver that is more effective than the karate-kick rebound. Illinois State’s Jackie Carmichael put it to use during Sunday’s game against Wichita State with his team leading by five and under 50 seconds remaining. Check it out: In this instance, the karate-kick-rebound certainly worked, […]

  • Robert Carter Jr. Goes Down Hard After a Dunk (Video)

    Robert Carter Jr. Goes Down Hard After a Dunk (Video)

    Some people don’t mind a little showboating in sports. Other people can’t stand it. But one thing I think we can all agree on is that, if nothing else, showboating has a time and place. For example, if your basketball team is playing a far superior opponent, in their gym, on national television, and you’ve […]

  • Butler’s Rotnei Clarke Suffered a Scary Injury on Saturday (Video)

    Butler’s Rotnei Clarke Suffered a Scary Injury on Saturday (Video)

    You normally associate scary neck injuries with sports like football and hockey—sports where huge men are supposed to slam into each other at high speeds. In basketball, however, dangerous collisions are more rare. Sure, rough physical contact is part of the game, but generally you aren’t supposed to slam into your opponents in such a […]

  • Check Out These Dancing Gonzaga Fans (GIF)

    Check Out These Dancing Gonzaga Fans (GIF)

    What is it about a live sporting event that makes people want to dance? Have you ever wondered that? Is the energy and excitement of the crowd just so intoxicating that you have to shake your hips and flail your arms? Is there perhaps a deep abiding desire to maybe get on television? Is it […]

  • Brandon Paul of Illinois Posterized Trevor Mbakwe of Minnesota (Video)

    Brandon Paul of Illinois Posterized Trevor Mbakwe of Minnesota (Video)

    Last night in Champagne, Illinois, the #8 Minnesota Golden Gophers showed the Big Ten and the rest of the country that they are not a fluke by spanking the #12 Illinois Fighting Illini 84-67 on their home court. This convincing victory extended the Gophers’ record to an impressive 15-1 (and 3-0 in the Big Ten), […]