College Basketball

Butler and the Cornette Family establish the Joel Cornette Scholarship Fund

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The outpouring of support from those who knew Joel well and those who appreciated his true love for Butler has been remarkable. In partnership with the Cornette Family and as one of the ways to celebrate Joel's legacy, Butler University has established the Joel Cornette Scholarship Fund, which will provide scholarship support for future Butler Bulldogs. Read more

ACC removes athletic championships from North Carolina over new law

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The North Carolina state House leader says decisions this week by the NCAA and Atlantic Coast Conference to move championship events out of North Carolina are "very unfortunate" but he isn't backing down from supporting a state law that led to their actions.Read more

Emmert says NCAA won't push ACC on NC

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NCAA President Mark Emmert says whether the Atlantic Coast Conference decides to follow the association's lead and pull events out of North Carolina because of a state law that some say can lead to discrimination against LGBT people is completely up to the league and its members.Read more

Ex-Butler basketball star died at 35 from artery disease

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Officials in Chicago say 35-year-old former Butler University basketball star Joel Cornette died from coronary artery disease.Read more

COLUMN: Joel Cornette instrumental in rise of Butler basketball

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Cornette died Tuesday at the age of 36.Read more

Former Butler Sweet 16 star Joel Cornette dies at 35

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Former Butler University men's basketball standout Joel Cornette has died at the age of 35, the university confirmed.Read more

Rape victim calls on NCAA to ban sexually violent athletes

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A woman who says she was raped by college football players almost two decades ago is bringing her story to Indianapolis.Read more

Gelon primed to be IU's next big 3-point specialist

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Incoming freshman Grant Gelon could be the next long-range sharpshooter for IU basketball.Read more

NBA Hall of Famer, former Evansville star Jerry Sloan has Parkinson's, dementia

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Basketball Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan says he has Parkinson's disease and a form of dementia.Read more

Louisville announces more sanctions for men's basketball

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The sanctions include reducing scholarships for the 2017-19 seasons and restricting official recruiting visits and recruiting opportunities for staff.Read more

UConn claims fourth straight national championship with rout of Syracuse

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UConn opened its bid for a fourth straight championship by scoring the first nine points against Syracuse.Read more

Purdue's Edwards declares for NBA draft without agent

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Purdue sophomore Vince Edwards will enter the NBA draft but will not hire an agent.Read more