Tag Archives: Olu Ashaolu

The best of the new faces

31 Oct

Iowa State is loaded with transfers. Will be enough to get the Cyclones to the NCAA tournament? (PHOTO: Bill Neibergall)

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The transfer list gets bigger and bigger every year. For some programs, a transfer could add an instant impact and experienced player. Today we look at the best transfer in each of the power conferences. Continue reading

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Oregon ready for new year

15 Oct

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Eugene, Oregon is a hopping spot this weekend as ESPN’s College Game Day is in town for the Ducks football game against Arizona State. Across the river at Matthew Knight Arena, the fans packed into one of the nicest arena’s in America to see a new breed of Ducks start the season off. Continue reading

NHR Top 100: #70 Olu Ashaolu, PF, Oregon

22 Aug

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 70 – Olu Ashaolu, PF, Sr., Oregon

There is a new regime in Eugene for the Oregon Ducks basketball program. Dana Altman said all year that he was enjoying his team and respected the effort that it took to have a good run late in the season en route to a CBI championship. At the end of the season, Altman said he was ready to get his own players in the new Matthew Knight Arena and begin his team with his players.

Ashaolu was one of the first pieces. The fifth year senior transfer from Louisiana Tech is exactly what Oregon needed. Continue reading

Ashaolu picks the Ducks

24 May

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Olu Ashaolu has found a place to play next season. The Louisiana Tech transfer is headed to the University of Oregon. The 6-foot-7 forward told National Hoops Report that he is headed to the Pac-12 school. Continue reading

Just a Minute: May 16

16 May

Former Louisiana Tech forward Olu Ashaolu is on the visit tour.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

 

The offseason is in full swing yet the news around college hoops isn’t slowing down. Continue reading

Top 10 withdrawals from NBA Draft

12 May

Xavier should be a major contender nationally thanks to the return of Tu Holloway.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

After dipping their toes in the waters of the NBA Draft, 25 players officially withdrew their names this week. Which programs benefited the most? Here are the top 10 returning players from the NBA Draft early entry list. Continue reading