Norfolk Sports Club Wins 5th Place 94-72

Norfolk Sports Club rolled to a 94-72 victory over Roger Brown's Sales in the fifth place game of the Portsmouth Invitational Saturday afternoon.
April 9, 2011

Norfolk Sports Club edged Sales System 72-71

Norfolk Sports Club edged Sales System 72-71 in consolation play of the Portsmouth Invitational. They led 42-23 before Sales System scored the final seven points of the first half. Sales System took a 71-70 lead with a Brad Wanamaker jumper with 21 seconds left. However, Alex Tyus rebounded a Talor Battle miss and scored the game-winner. Wanamaker missed off-balance jumper at buzzer.
April 7, 2011

Thirteen Pull Out of Portsmouth Invitational

Lavoy Allen, Chris Wright, Matt Howard, Josh Harrelson, Austin Freeman, Jamie Skeen, Marshon Brooks, Jon Diebler, Justin Harper, Jeremy Hazell, Jacob Pullen and Cory Higgins pulled out of the Portsmouth Invitational.
April 6, 2011

Tyus Saved His Best For Last

Alex Tyus has had a mixed, frustrating and unpredictable senior season, but the 6-8 forward from St Louis has clearly saved his best basketball for last. In three NCAA Tournament games Tyus has scored 35 points and grabbed 36 rebounds. It's the most rebounds he has grabbed in any three game stretch of his career and the 35 points is one shy of his best three game stretch this season.
March 25, 2011

Macklin Gives Tyus And Walker Credit

Vernon Macklin says he rooms with Alex Tyus on the road and has been very impressed by his teammate's drive and basketball IQ. Macklin talks about the win over UCLA and looks ahead to Sweet Sixteen play.
March 19, 2011

Seniors Finish in SEC Style

It isn't how you start a game, it's how you finish. The Florida Gators showed up Tuesday in the O'Connell Center ready to play for an SEC Title. An excited team got off to a bad start, and when they settled down, the Gators played their way to only their fifth SEC Championship in 92 years. For seniors Vernon Macklin, Chandler Parsons, Alex Tyus, and even Adam Allen, it was one great night.
March 2, 2011

Tyus Says UF's Taking It One Game At A Time

Senior forward Alex Tyus talks about his team's mentality at this point and says they are a mature squad ready to get things done.
February 24, 2011

Florida Big Men Take Care of Kent State

The Florida game plan Thursday night wasn't very complicated. The Gators wanted to pound to ball inside to Vernon Macklin and Alex Tyus. The guards were instructed to throw the ball around the perimeter until they found either play posting up under the basket.
December 9, 2010