Stories By Dick Weiss
A Jersey Guy Gets His One Shining Moment
HOUSTON — Danny Hurley has been in the shadows most of his career. Hurley was in the background as the youngest...
Dawn Staley Sets the Record Straight About Her South Carolina Team
HOUSTON– I’ve known– and loved Dawn Staley– ever since I met her when she was in high school at Dobbins in...
Miami Final Four Run Shows Power of NIL Deals
Don’t get me wrong, I love Miami coach Jim Larranaga. At 73, he has done a wonderful job coaching the Hurricanes...
Markquis Nowell Holds A Garden Party
NEW YORK– Kansas State All-America guard Markquis Nowell threw his own Garden party. The 5-8 dynamo exploded for 20 points and...
Maddy Siegrist is the Face of Villanova’s March Madness
VILLANOVA, Pa.– When Villanova 6-1 senior All American wing Maddy Siegrist left the floor at the Finn at the tail end...
FDU’s Win a Tribute to Howard Garfinkel
ALBANY, N.Y.–Howard Garfinkel may be gone, but his legacy lives on. The fabled director of Five Star camp, who produced over...
Princeton Does Not View Itself as a Cinderella
ALBANY, NY– Princeton reintroduced us to Ivy League basketball when the 15th seeded Tigers stunned second-seed Arizona, 59-55, in the first...
Pitino Back in the Headlines With St. John’s Rumors
ALBANY, NY— The New York press corps was out in force for Rick Pitino’s press conference prior to the Gaels’ NCAA...
Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim Walks Off the Stage
Jim Boeheim has retired as Syracuse’s head coach after 47 years on the job. I’ll miss him. But sometimes you have...
Georgia All American football player Linked to Tragic Drag Racing Incident.
The afterglow of a national championship in college football eventually fades and those who were celebrated now realize they still live...
Dick Vitale's Fabulous 50 Players and Moments in College Basketball: From the Best Seat in the House During My 30 Years at ESPN