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Jon Teitel's "Forgotten Legends" Series: Austin Peay Great Bubba Wells

November 27th, 2010
Bubba Wells remains APSU's all-time leading scorerIn the latest installment in his "Forgotten Legends" interview series, CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with Austin Peay great Charles "Bubba" Wells. Wells, who remains the all-time leading scorer in APSU history, led the Governors to the 1996 NCAA Tournament and played in various professional leagues after graduating in 1997. Wells' wife, Tracee, is currently the head coach of the women's basketball program at Tennessee State.

Jon Teitel: How did you get the nickname Bubba and did you like the nickname?

Jon Teitel's Coaching Greats Interview Series: Longwood's Cal Luther

November 15th, 2010
Cal Luther won 136 games at Longwood

In the most recent interview in his "Coaching Greats" interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with former Longwood head coach Cal Luther. In nine seasons at Longwood Coach Luther won 136 games, and he was also successful at DePauw and Murray State.

Jon Teitel: You were an All-State football and basketball player at Bay View HS in Milwaukee. Which sport did you enjoy more, and which one were you better at?
Cal Luther:
I was a better basketball player but really loved playing football. I also enjoyed track and field.

Jon Teitel's "Forgotten Legends" Series: Princeton's Geoff Petrie

November 15th, 2010
Princeton basketball great Geoff PetrieIn the latest installment in his "Forgotten Legends" interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with Geoff Petrie, one of the best players in Princeton history. After a collegiate career that included helping lead the Tigers to their first-ever 14-0 run through conference play Petrie played six seasons in the NBA for the Portland Trail Blazers. He is now the president of basketball operations for the Sacramento Kings, where he's won two NBA Executive of the Year awards (1999, 2001).

Jon Teitel's Coaches Interview Series: James Madison's Lou Campanelli

November 8th, 2010
Lou Campanelli led JMU to five NCAA appearances

In the most recent installment in his coaching greats interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time talking with former James Madison head coach Lou Campanelli, who led the Dukes to five NCAA Tournament appearances before moving on to take the Cal job in 1985. James Madison has yet to duplicate Campanelli's level of success since his departure. 

Jon Teitel's "Forgotten Legends" Series: East Carolina Legend Lester Lyons

November 8th, 2010
Lester Lyons remains one of ECU's all-time greats

In the latest installment in his "Forgotten Legends" interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with Lester Lyons, who ranks second in East Carolina history with 1,825 points. But Lyons, who scored 27 points in the Pirates' 1993 NCAA Tournament loss to eventual national champion North Carolina, wasn't solely about scoring as he still leads ECU in career steals with 235. Lyons is now the head basketball coach at his high school alma mater in North Carolina.  

Jon Teitel's Coaches Interview Series: Charleston Southern's Gary Edwards

November 2nd, 2010
Gary Edwards won 115 games at Charleston SouthernIn the latest installment in his coaching greats interview series CHN writer spent some time with former Charleston Southern head coach Gary Edwards. Edwards led the Buccaneers for nine seasons, winning 115 games and two conference Coach of the Year awards during his tenure, and is currently the head coach at Francs Marion University in Florence, South Carolina. His career record currently stands at 444-313 in 26 seasons as a head coach.

Jon Teitel's "Forgotten Legends" Series: Albany Legend Jamar Wilson

November 2nd, 2010
Jamar Wilson remains Albany's all-time leading scorerIn the most recent installment of his "Forgotten Legends" interview series, CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time talking with Albany legend Jamar Wilson. Wilson led the Great Danes to a pair of NCAA Tournament appearances, the first of which came in 2006 when he and his teammates controlled the flow of play for 30 minutes against top-seed UConn in 2006. The school's all-time leading scorer, Wilson is now playing in Europe.

Jon Teitel: You were named All-America East during each of your 4 years at Albany.

Ivy League Coaches Media Conference Quotes

November 2nd, 2010
Princeton guard Douglas DavisLast Wednesday the eight Ivy League head coaches took part in the Ancient Eight's preseason media teleconference, and along with their thoughts the preseason poll results and preseason All-Ivy candidates were unveiled. CHN writer Jon Teitel compiled the thoughts of each coach below, and the preseason poll can be seen there as well.

Brown's Jesse Agel (11-20, 5-9)

Jon Teitel's "Forgotten Legends" Interview Series: Delaware Great Mike Pegues

October 24th, 2010
Mike Pegues remains UD's all-time leading scorerIn the latest installment in his "Forgotten Legends" interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with Delaware great Mike Pegues, who led the Blue Hens to a pair of NCAA Tournament appearances and an NIT berth as well. Formerly part of the staff at reigning CBI champion Virginia Commonwealth, the all-time leading scorer in UD history is now back at his alma mater as an assistant coach.

Jon Teitel: Both of your parents (Mike and Sharon) played Division II basketball.

Hoops Talk Live Debuts Monday!

October 22nd, 2010
Hoops Talk Live NetworkOctober 22, 2010 - The first ever all-basketball online radio station will debut on Monday, October 25, 2010.

Hoops Talk Live (www.hoopstalklive.com) is a website that includes daily shows broadcasted by national basketball experts. The shows are broadcasted using webcams and viewers will be able to interact live with the hosts while watching the shows.

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