Home win over the Knicks coupled with Pistons' home loss to Heat means Indiana will play Toronto Raptors in playoffs' first round.
The NBA Draft is 27 days away, so it is a good time to look at the top point guard prospects. This position is probably the deepest of any of the five spots in the draft.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Ty Lawson had one of those scary nightmares on Wednesday night. North Carolina's speedy point guard looked up at the scoreboard and saw his high-powered Tar Heels with just 20 points and a handful of minutes remaining in the Sweet 16 game against Washington State.
Things should be hopping in D.C. and Durham on Saturday. And Arizona and Oregon will engage in one of the most-watched games in history between teams with sub-.500 conference records. How is that for hyping a game?
North Carolina junior Tyler Hansbrough and sophomore Ty Lawson were among the preseason candidates announced this week for the 2007-08 John R. Wooden Award. Hansbrough was a Wooden Award All-American last season.
October 25, 2007
While much of the country is enraptured by the NFL Conference finals, those who find college basketball a much more preferable viewing alternative needn't fear this weekend: There's plenty to watch, folks!
January 19, 2007
Tywon Lawson has yet to play a college basketball game and he's not yet allowed to speak to the media, but he's now on the cover of a high profile national magazine.
November 10, 2006
Marcus Williams and Rajon Rondo, who are both graduates of Oak Hill Academy, will likely be first round draft picks in the upcoming NBA Draft. However, neither was as impressive at Oak Hill as Tywon Lawson.