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College / Oct 28, 2011 / 12:30 pm

Yancy Gates & The Cincinnati Bearcats Have Their Bite Back

Yancy Gates

Yancy Gates (photo. University of Cincinnati Athletics)

*College basketball is here (unlike the NBA), and this year might be one of the best in recent memory. The powerhouse is back, while the Cinderellas believe. That’s a deadly combination. We know some of y’all have been asking for some previews. We have you covered – the top 16 teams in the nation will be previewed individually in the next few weeks, starting Monday. After Oregon yesterday, we’ll keep this going with Cincinnati – not quite a top 16 team, but one of our favorites here at Dime.* Read More »

High School, Video / Jun 30, 2011 / 10:30 am

Top 10 Dunkers In The Class Of 2011

With the impending lockout upon us, basketball fans worldwide need something positive to look forward to. Rest assured, I’m here to deliver it. So regardless of when the NBA season starts next here, college basketball will be flooded with a freshman class of high flyers, headlined by Deuce Bello en route to Waco to play for the Baylor Bears. Enjoy!


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College, High School / Apr 5, 2011 / 12:30 pm

16-Year-Old Alex Kline Is The Next Big Name In Scouting

Alex Kline

Alex Kline

Most 16-year-old boys are known for either playing sports or sitting at home playing video games. Alex Kline, however, is not your typical teenager. Alex runs TheRecruitScoop.com, writes for Adam Zagoria’s blog and has a huge following on Twitter. He is a great resource for players and college coaches that are looking to improve their stance. We had to opportunity to catch up with Alex to get to know how it all started and some of his opinions on the basketball world. Read More »

High School, Latest News, Playground / Aug 19, 2009 / 11:35 am

Kyrie Irving, Myck Kabongo Headline High School Showcase Game At TOC

Nike Tournament of Champions

Before guys make it to the Tournament of Champions, they have to pay their dues. And this Saturday, August 22 at Goat Park (99th & Amsterdam), you’ll get to see the next group of Metro area legends in the making in the high school showcase game. Check out the roster: Read More »