TAG: Cameron Ridley

College / Mar 26, 2014 / 3:45 pm

The 10 Best Moments From The NCAA Tournament’s First Weekend

Kevin Canevari

This past weekend was one to remember in college basketball. The Madness always brings us excitement and this year was no different. The first Thursday and Friday of the tournament may be the best day in sports and can leave your bracket busted before you even reach the third round. This year we saw some classic buzzer-beaters, amazing comebacks and shocking defeats. Read More »

Video / Mar 21, 2014 / 12:20 am

Video: Cameron Ridley Hits Buzzer-Beater To Give Texas Win Over ASU

University of Texas, Cameron Ridley

While this was just a No. 7 seed, the Texas Longhorns, vs. a No. 10 seed, the Arizona State Sun Devils, it looked like a minor upset after Texas blew a 15-point second half lead to give ASU a tie with under 20 seconds remaining. After a three-pointer clanged against the backboard there was a scramble for the ball with the clock just seconds from zero. That’s when Texas sophomore center Cameron Ridley grabbed the ball and put it off the glass for the first buzzer-beater of the 2014 NCAA Tournament. Read More »

High School / Jul 21, 2011 / 11:30 am

First 12 Players Revealed For The 2011 Boost Mobile Elite 24

Shabazz Muhammad

Through the years, the Boost Mobile Elite 24 has become one of the must-see events of the summer. And with the sixth annual game slated for this August back at Venice Beach, ESPN RISE has selected the first 12 players for the game headlined by Dime/2K Sports All-Americans Shabazz Muhammad, Perry Ellis, Tony Parker and three-time participant DaJuan Coleman. Read More »

College, High School / Feb 16, 2011 / 4:15 pm

H.S. Hoop Recruiting Diary: Rose drops North Carolina, adds UCLA

Second Baptist School (Houston, TX) junior L.J. Rose is one of the most gifted point guards in the country. Despite suffering from nagging foot and ankle injuries last summer that limited him in the crucial AAU/camp season, he still has everyone from Kansas to Kentucky to Arizona trying to lure him to their schools. Rose has agreed to give Dime and High School Hoop exclusive access by chronicling his thoughts in a regular diary. Here’s an excerpt from his newest entry: Read More »

High School / Aug 9, 2010 / 6:00 pm

Tune In To The adidas Nations Championship Game Tonight

Kyle Anderson

If you weren’t out in Chicago this past weekend for the fourth annual adidas Nations global experience, then you missed out on things like THIS. As one of the premier international grassroots basketball programs, the world’s elite 18-and-under players from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the U.S. battled it out all weekend at the Attack Athletics Center to make it to tonight’s championship and third place games held at UIC Pavilion. And with Quincy Miller and the Class of 2011 taking on Kyle Anderson and the Class of 2012, we suggest you tune in. Read More »