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Q&A: Quick WNBA playoff exit driving Elena Delle Donne

Delaware boys high school basketball: Howard High honors two heroes

Jordan returns to Philly to face Villanova

Legendary La Salle player Tom Gola dies at 81 (ESPN)

Salesianum's Donte DiVincenzo commits to Villanova (Delaware Online)

"The Swish Method" Basketball Clinic hosted by Ernest Johnson (aka Professor Swish) - Download Flyer (PDF)

NEW THIS YEAR: The first Len Bias Memorial Classic honoring Len's legacy. Nov. 23 & 24. Read tournament information.

Legendary La Salle player Tom Gola dies at 81 (ESPN)

Who is Jim Sills? - And Can He Run Wilmington? (PDF, 2.54MB)

Salesianum's Donte DiVincenzo commits to Villanova (Delaware Online)

O'Neill's Skills Add New Wrinkle for Salesianum Offense (Delaware Online)

Four men honored as Dads of Year (Delaware Online)

Seven Sports Legends Honored ( Article)

DE State Inducts Vanderhost to Hall ( Article)

Rushdan drafted into elite company

Rutgers Standouts Rushdan and Sykes Selected In 2012 WNBA Draft

Howard Wildcats earn MaxPreps honor

The Howard High boys basketball team is one of 10 basketball teams being honored on the seventh annual MaxPreps Tour of Champions presented by the Army National Guard. MaxPreps ranks more than 20,000 high school boys varsity basketball teams nation­wide. Howard is ranked No. 73 in this week’s poll, with the final rankings to be announced Tuesday.

Howard finished its season with 18 straight wins, ending with a DIAA state tournament title game win over San­ford, the Wildcats’ fourth state title. Delaware Sgt. 1st Class Steve Ritchie presented Coach Chris DiMascio and the team with the Army National Guard national ranking trophy during a pep rally Thursday afternoon.

“Coach [Chris] DiMascio and the Howard Wildcats have proven on the court that they are among the nation’s truly elite high school hoops teams,” MaxPreps president and founder Andy Beal said in a news release. “We salute the coach, the young men on the team and Howard High School of Technology for a job well done.” (From Delaware News Journal)

Howard Wildcats Named to the 7th Annual MaxPreps Basketball Tour of Howard Wildcats Named to the 7th Annual MaxPreps Basketball Tour of Champions Presented by the Army National Guard (

A perfect fit: 1973 Howard hoops squad made history

Howard High Marks State Title Anniversary

Perseverance pays for Rushdan: Former St. Elizabeth star overcomes injuries at Rutgers Read the full article at Delaware Online.

Howard Celebrates Legacy of Thomas: Coach of '73 champs to be honored at game. Read the article at the DE News Journal

Charlie Smith was 'Mr. Clutch' at ODU - Read the News Journal Article