Kentucky Fans Identified But Not Charged For Threatening NCAA Official

Kentucky head coach John Calipari argues a call in the first half of the South Regional final game against North Carolina in the NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday, March 26, 2017, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) 

By Ryan Touhey,

According to numerous news sources, NCAA referee John Higgins was the target of threats from Kentucky basketball fans during the NCAA Tournament. They occurred after Kentucky’s 75-73 South Regional final loss to North Carolina in Memphis Tennessee on March 26.

Playing The Point May 29, 2017

By Jay Colby,

1. Cavaliers and Warriors meet in the Finals for the 3rd straight year – The trilogy is finally here what we’ve all been waiting for the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers go up against each other in the finals for a third straight year.

Playing The Point – May 22, 2017

Credit – USA Today

By Jay Colby,

1. Avery Bradley’s last-second shot gives Celtics 111-108 Game 3 win over Cavaliers – The Celtics steal Game 3 without their leader and star Isaiah Thomas. Bradley’s 3 pointer with less than a second left gave the Celtics the victory. The victory ends the Cavs 13 game playoff winning streak. Game 4 will be Tuesday at 8:30 EST.

NCAA Schedule Revision Talks Continue

Credit – Jonathan Dyer

By Ryan Touhey,

The NCAA Basketball Rules Committee continued to talk about the possibilities of shaking up the regular season schedule. According, to the News & Observer, one of them was possibly breaking up the games into four quarters instead of the two 20 minute halves. Ultimately, that idea was scratched.

Playing The Point – May 15, 2017

Stephen Curry; Credit Zimbo

1. Golden State Warriors wins Game 1 vs. San Antonio Spurs – Stephen Curry lead the Warriors with 40 points hitting a tying 3-pointer with 1:48 remaining. The Warriors rallied from a huge deficit after Kawhi Leonard was lost to an ankle injury to beat the San Antonio Spurs 113-111 on Sunday in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.