"Jeff has put a lot into this," said Johnson. "Different guys have different ways of giving back and financially he gives back to the community by making this happen."
McInnis scores points with league
"This is the toughest thing that we've had to do outside of preseason conditioning," May said. "Instead of being out of shape and sitting around, this is helping us get into shape. A lot of teams should let their players do this if they have the opportunity."
Deacons, Heels working together -- for now
An annual endurance test, this is when nearly every college basketball coach in America hits the road in search of the next 17-year-old kid who can save his job. Beginning today, the quest takes a mandatory turn through Las Vegas and an unprecedented concentration of top players: Three shoe-company-sponsored tournaments are running simultaneously.
Plenty of travel but no vacation for hoops recruiters