Dernbach returns to Stevens Point


Photo by Caleb Williams, UW-Stevens Point athletics has named Kent Dernbach as head men’s basketball coach. “I couldn’t be more thrilled with the future direction of the men’s basketball program,” said UWSP athletic director Brad Duckworth. “Coach Dernbach has been a proven winner and his ties and history at UW-Stevens Point are unparalleled. We […]

A Definitive Guide to Basketball for Beginners and Enthusiasts


Basketball is one of the most popular sports worldwide, played by millions of people of all ages. It’s a fast-paced, high-energy game that requires skill, agility, and teamwork. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, there’s always something new to learn about this exciting sport. In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to […]

Jostens wins a CCIW double dip


Tyson Cruickshank and Elyce Knudsen rep the CCIW well.Photos by David Malamut,; Kevin Crows, Millikin athletics The Jostens Trophy awards both find their homes at schools in the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin in 2023 with the announcement of the 25th edition of recipients on Thursday afternoon by the Rotary Club of Salem, […]

2023 women’s All-Americans – D3hoops


The 2023 All-America team is our 26th annual national awards. These are chosen by staff in consultation with All-Region voting results from players nominated for All-Region. Player of the Year: Morgan Morrison, F, SmithRookie of the Year: Mary Schleusner, F, Washington and LeeCo-Coaches of the Year: Bill Broderick, Christopher Newport and Julie Fulks, […]

Hixon first D3 lifer named to Hall of Fame

0 Comments file photo It’s a long trip, but a short one at the same time. Dave Hixon, winner of 826 games at Amherst, two Division III men’s basketball national titles and the 2007 men’s basketball Coach of the Year, is the first person who spent their career primarily in D-III to be elected to […]

ATN: Elite Elyce’s excellent adventure


Elyce Knudsen, who knows her way around the softball diamond, celebrated her 2023 Jostens Trophy midway through a Millikin doubleheader. Photo by Millikin University athletics The Jostens Trophy winner is, by definition, a unique talent. The top individual award in Division III basketball goes to the player deemed the most excellent on the court, in […]

Fulks, Pios complete their joyful journey


Transylvania All-American Madison Kellione (left) and head coach Juli Fulks celebrate their joyful journey with one more high five. Photo by Luke C. Zayas, By Gordon DALLAS –In a season that did not have many close games, Transylvania was reeling a little bit late in the fourth quarter of the 2023 NCAA Tournament […]

2023 title game is seventh heaven


Photo by Ryan Coleman, By Gordon When the Division III women’s basketball season concludes in Dallas this weekend, it will do so with something that has never happened since we launched this site in 1999. The women’s tournament ended with No. 1 Christopher Newport (31-0) playing No. 2 Transylvania (32-0). It’s not the […]

2023 Division III men’s head coaching changes


Jim Boone, who won 602 games in Division II basketball, will be the next head coach at Greensboro. Photo from This is where we track all the head coaching changes in Division III men’s basketball that occur from the end of the 2022-23 season to the beginning of the next one. We’ll provide links […]

2023 Division III women’s head coaching changes


After one season at Division II Hawaii Pacific, Katie Novak-Lenoir is returning to Division III and the ASC to coach Mary Hardin-Baylor.Photo by Hawaii Pacific University athletics This is where we track all the head coaching changes in Division III women’s basketball that occur from the end of the 2022-23 season to the beginning of […]