Mar 18, 2015, 6:46 PM EDT
Shields won 192 games as the head coach at UALR, leading the Trojans to an NCAA tournament appearance in 2011.
Mar 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EDT
Georgia State and Georgia Southern could be on a collision course for the auto bid.
Jan 21, 2015, 6:10 PM EDT
Kevin Ware’s scored in double figures in three of the last four games, which have all been Georgia State victories.
Nov 17, 2014, 11:25 PM EDT
All-American candidate Georges Niang struggled on the offensive end, but No. 14 Iowa State still ran away from a talented Georgia State team with a big second half.
Oct 22, 2014, 10:00 AM EDT
ULM has some off-the-court issues to address with the season looming.
Jul 2, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT
After redshirting last season to get healthy, Ferguson’s expected to be a key player for the Eagles in 2014-15.
Jul 1, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Confused as to where some schools are headed on July 1? Here’s a guide that should help some.
Jun 18, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT
Williams will add depth to a program that lost its three captains from last year’s NCAA tournament team.
May 23, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT
ULM announces the addition of former Illinois State reserve Jamaal Samuel
May 11, 2014, 7:52 PM EDT
Former LMU forward Nick Stover is headed to South Alabama to complete his college career.
Mar 16, 2014, 4:17 PM EDT
Read up on Louisiana-Lafayette guard Elfrid Payton. He’s one of the best players the majority of the nation doesn’t know about
Oct 20, 2013, 3:00 PM EDT
All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. For the past 24 years of his life, Georgia State head coach Ron Hunter has been a father. The learning process of being a parent never ends, anyone with kids can tell you that,…
Oct 20, 2013, 10:40 AM EDT
All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here. For a schedule of…
Mar 26, 2013, 10:44 AM EDT
As the landscape of college sports continues to change because of conference realignment, we have news of more movement Tuesday. According to the Associated Press, Appalachian State and Georgia Southern will leave the Southern Conference and join the Sun Belt in every sport except for football beginning at the start of the 2014 season. The…
Feb 5, 2013, 8:10 PM EDT
The city of New Orleans, fresh off hosting the 2012 Final Four and the 2013 Super Bowl, has been chosen as the host site for the Sun Belt men’s and women’s championship through 2016, the conference announced Tuesday. “New Orleans is a great destination for our basketball championships and the recent renovations to Lakefront Arena…
Nov 9, 2012, 10:30 PM EDT
An hour after No. 14 Michigan State was upended by UConn, No. 25 Florida State, the defending ACC champions, suffered an 76-71 upset at home against South Alabama. With 26 seconds left, South Alabama guard Freddie Goldestein was fouled on a three-point attempt by Terrance Shannon with the score tied 69-69. Goldestein calmly sank the…
May 2, 2012, 3:30 PM EDT
New Mexico State could be a potential target for addition to the Sun Belt conference, reports Jon Wilner of the San Jose Mercury News. In response, Sun Belt commissioner Karl Benson called the consideration of New Mexico State “premature.” The Aggies were previously part of the Sun Belt, before moving to the WAC in 2005.…
Apr 20, 2012, 10:11 PM EDT
Georgia State’s decision to move to the Sun Belt conference was a football decision. The Panthers wanted their fledgling gridiron program — helmed by former Georgia Tech head man Bill Curry — to compete in the BCS rather than the CAA’s FCS division of DI. In basketball terms, it was at best a lateral move,…
Apr 7, 2012, 9:48 PM EDT
Georgia State to the Sun Belt looks like a done deal. In football terms, it’s a completely logical move. Basketball-wise, it’s pretty much a step backward. It’s almost business as usual for Ron Hunter, who coached IUPUI through the now-defunct Mid-Con conference and into the sprawling Summit League, and will spend his second season at…
Apr 6, 2012, 11:58 PM EDT
Georgia State is going places. In more ways than one, and more quickly than many had hoped. The hiring of Ron Hunter as the school’s basketball coach paid immediate dividends. The Panthers – members of the Colonial Athletic Association since 2005 – racked up their best league record ever, finishing 11-7 and playing in the…
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