Update: Capel’s father told him he was crazy to coach

Basketball 10/24/18, 11:22

The Latest from Wednesday's ACC men's basketball media day (all times local):11:15 a.m.Pitt first-year coach Jeff Capel III first thought about becoming a coaching when his playing days were winding down two decades ago. No less a coaching authority than Capel's father told him he was crazy.Capel's dad, Jeff Capel ...

The Scene: Bill Murray in the house; Miles makes the rounds

Basketball 09/30/18, 10:31

“Hey, isn’t that the guy from 'Caddyshack'?”While one Nebraska fan wasn’t quite sure who he was seeing, it was indeed Bill Murray on Nebraska’s sideline before the game.The legendary comedian, actor and sports fan is performing Sunday evening at Omaha’s Holland Center.Sporting a red, sequined visor and red pants, Murray ...

A final bow for ‘Miss Val,’ UCLA’s Kondos Field to retire

Basketball 09/20/18, 10:08

Valorie Kondos Field nearly quit while she was behind. Nearly.Her first year as the women's gymnastics coach at UCLA in 1991 didn't go as planned. Neither did the second. Frustrated, she found herself preparing to tell senior associate athletic director Judith Holland that Holland's unusual move to hire a head ...

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