Tag Archives: Paul Hewitt

U19 American lost to Russia but, in reality, they lost long ago

8 Jul


By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The United States 19 and under men’s basketball team won’t be returning home from Latvia with a gold medal. In fact, they won’t return with any medal at all.

The Russians beat the U.S. team 79-74 on Friday. The best the Americans can do is fifth place.

Understand something, though. This wasn’t the best team America could suit up. Continue reading

Potential college stars fade in U20 USA loss to Lithuania

26 Jun

Michigan's Tim Hardaway. Jr. was one of the few bright spots in a blowout loss to Lithuania.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Jet leg? Maybe. A cross-globe flight may have been the reason why the USA U19 World Championship team lost to Lithuania’s U20 team 101-72 this weekend. Continue reading

10@10: The top head coach hires this offseason

25 May

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

As usual, the coaching carousel was rapidly spinning this offseason. There weren’t a lot of major hires but there were some great hires. Here’s the top 10 hires of the offseason in today’s edition of 10 @ 10. 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

The adventures of the coaching carousel

3 May

Former Arkansas head coach John Pelphrey was the biggest domino tipping coach of the offseason.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The coaching carousel continues to spin at a pace that will make anyone dizzy.

There will be 45 new head coaches when the season officially starts on Oct. 15.

Where did all of the new coaches come from? All over the place, really. Continue reading

Clipboard Conversations: Paul Hewitt, George Mason coach

2 May

Paul Hewitt talks about his journey to George Mason in an exclusive Clipboard Conversation.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The biggest news of the weekend was Paul Hewitt taking over the George Mason job. I had a chance to catch up with him on Monday morning to talk a length about his new job, how he landed it and what his vision is for the team and his staff. Continue reading

Hewitt hired at George Mason

30 Apr

Paul Hewitt takes over a loaded George Mason team.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The cyclical world of college basketball reared its head on Saturday as a former ACC coach took over an open head coaching position at a Colonial Athletic Association school that was vacated by a coach who left for the ACC.

Dizzy?

Welcome to the coaching carousel. Continue reading