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Texas considers shot clock for prep basketball

Texas could be the next state to implement a shot clock in high school basketball, and the possible change has received a mixed reaction from coaches,... more »

NBA players discuss importance of sleep for athletes

Never underestimate the power of sleep, especially when it comes to athletic performance.Health experts have long promoted the benefits of a good nigh... more »

Study: 48.8% of NBA players related to ‘elite athletes’

A new study conducted by the Wall Street Journal suggests the best path to the NBA might be having a professional athlete in the family.According to i... more »

Poll: Are boys/girls programs in your school treated equally?

In April, Winning Hoops asked coaches whether the boys and girls teams in their schools were treated equally. Title IX offers greater protection for g... more »

Indiana tables changes to ‘past link’ rule on transfers

Indiana will still consider strengthening its "past link" rule for student-athlete transfers, but not until later this summer.The Indiana High School ... more »

Izzo: Today’s athletes don’t fight through adversity

It's transfer season in college basketball, and this year could set another record for the number of athletes who jump ship looking for a fresh start.... more »

N.J. takes aim at prescription drug abuse by athletes

The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association's (NJSIAA) Medical Advisory Committee has recommended nine protocols to help combat prescrip... more »

PCA announces Double-Goal Coach Award winners

Meet the 50 national winners of Positive Coaching Alliance's Double-Goal Coach Award, presented by TeamSnap. All 50 are prime examples of coaches who ... more »

Texas high school creates ultimate hall of fame

Bishop Lynch High School (Texas) unveiled its new hall of honor this week, something it's referring to as an "elite" version of an athletics hall of f... more »

N.M. prep coach placed on leave for leading prayer

A New Mexico high school basketball coach has been placed on administrative leave after leading his team in prayer at the state championship game earl... more »

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