NCAA WiretapJanuary 2021 NCAA Wiretap

John Chaney Passes Away At 89

Jan 29, 2021 3:45 PM

John Chaney has passed away at the age of 89.

Chaney spent 24 seasons as head coach of Temple, leading the school to the Elite Eight on five occasions. 

Elected into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2001 and the College Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006, Chaney won 516 games at Temple and 741 games overall.


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UCLA's Chris Smith Out For Season With Torn ACL

Jan 3, 2021 12:34 PM

UCLA senior Chris Smith tore his ACL and will miss the rest of the college basketball season.

Smith is currently ranked No. 79 on ESPN's 2021 draft rankings, and ranked No. 10 at the small forward position.

Smith averaged 12.6 points and 6.4 rebounds on the season. 

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