Oregon State Basketball Oregon State basketball has played in 16 NCAA Tournaments and advanced to the Final Four twice in 1949 and 1963. The last tournament game the Beavers played in was 2016 when they lost to Virginia Commonwealth. Center Mel Counts Mel Counts is Oregon State’s all-time leading rebounder with 1,375 and had 15 games of 20 rebounds or more.
Oregon Basketball In the long history of Oregon basketball, they have played in 17 NCAA Tournaments and won seven conference championships. In 1939 the Oregon Ducks won the first NCAA men’s basketball national championship. Oregon made the Final Four in 2017, and it was 78 years between Final Four appearances. Center Blair Rasmussen Blair Rasmussen played four years at OregonRead more
Colorado Basketball The Colorado Buffalos have appeared in 14 NCAA Tournaments and two Final Fours, back in 1942 and 1955. Colorado basketball has appeared in nine NIT Tournaments as well. The Buffalos started in the Big Seven/Eight, and then moved into the Big 12. In 2011, Colorado moved into the Pac-12 Conference. Center David Harrison David Harrison is the BuffalosRead more
Cal Bears Next up in the Pac-12 all-time starting five is the Cal basketball program. The Cal Bears all-time starting five team caused me to make tough decisions. I ended up going with a small lineup with this one. Center/Forward Ryan Anderson Ryan Anderson‘s career with Cal basketball was outstanding in the two years he was there. As a freshman,Read more
Its time for the 2nd installment of Pac-12 all-time starting five. I did the Arizona Wildcats in my first installment; now it’s time for the Arizona State Sun Devils. The Sun Devils had quite a few outstanding players, let’s see which Arizona State basketball players made the cut. Center Alton Lister At center im going with Alton Lister, Lister playedRead more
Over the next few weeks, I’ll be running an article series on all-time starting fives of all the teams in the Pac-12. First, let’s take a look at the Arizona Wildcats. It was especially hard to choose between some of the players, especially backcourt players. Between Damon Stoudamire, Salim Stoudamire, Jason Terry, Gilbert Arenas, Mike Bibby, and Miles Simon, itRead more
The NBA draft was supposed to take place on June 25, but due to the coronavirus, it has been postponed to a later date. Also, the Draft Lottery and Draft Combine was delayed as well. With the 2020 NBA Draft delayed, let’s take a look at some of the top Pac-12 prospects scheduled to head to the NBA draft this year.Read more