The iPhones were dotted and the T-shirts were creased. Whatever the notation, the members of Connally’s girls basketball team had this one starred, circled, highlighted or underlined on their calendars.
Matt Brown figured it would help his transition back to the head coaching ranks that he already had a built-in relationship with his players.
As Bobby Cervenka took the microphone from Tommy Allison, the Robinson softball coach held up the sheet of paper in his hand.
All over the game of basketball, from the youth leagues all the way to the NBA, a bold philosophy has taken root in recent years. It’s a free-wheeling, fire-at-will mentality. When it comes to the 3-point shot, the idea is simple — Smoke ‘em if you’ve got ‘em.
For weeks after the season, the Teague Lady Lions didn’t go near a basketball. Even in the summer, they typically kept the balls on the racks.