Nate Thurmond, enshrined as a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1985, has passed away at the age of 74.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today its formal strategic alliance with Beta Sigma Boulé, the Springfield member boulé of Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity. The focus of Sigma Pi Phi and its 5,000 members is aspirational modeling, leadership, education and social action by supporting and mentoring young men in the African American community. The Basketball Hall of Fame aims to support this cause by helping to improve the opportunities and futures open to young African American males in the Springfield area.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the field of teams and schedule for the Women’s Challenge. The annual NCAA women’s exempt tournament sponsored by the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference will take place Sunday, November 27 at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, Mass. with campus round games leading up to the main event.
Pat Summitt, enshrined as a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000, has passed away at the age of 64.
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Announces Matchups for Second Annual Hoophall Miami Invitational
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the matchups for the second annual Hoophall Miami Invitational, a premier college basketball showcase held in conjunction with AmericanAirlines Arena in early December. The two-day event will bookend a week of community events in the Miami area.