Join Basketball Coach Bill Self Aug 8-9 at the 2015 Basketball ProCamp in Overland Park


OVERLAND PARK, KS. — Join 11-time Big XII Champion, 2008 National Champion, and 2012 Coach of the Year Bill Self at the Bill Self Basketball ProCamp presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors and SunnyD on August 8-9 at Shawnee Mission West High School. Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM for boys and girls grades 1 – 12. Cost: $149. Source:

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Magic Johnson to be Keynote Speaker for Cuyahoga Community College Scholarship


CLEVELAND, OH — Basketball legend, Earvin Magic Johnson, will be the keynote speaker at Cuyahoga Community College Foundation’s Presidential Scholarship Luncheon. The event is at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. Source:

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Rebecca Lobo Named Keynote Speaker at Binghamton Collegiate Women’s Luncheon


BINGHAMTON, NY — Former WNBA star and Olympic gold medalist, Rebecca Lobo was the keynote speaker on April 27, 2015 at the athletics department’s 10th-annual Binghamton University Collegiate Women’s Luncheon. Source:

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Roy Williams Named Guest Speaker and Sole Inductee into WNC Sports Hall of Fame

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — North Carolina’s mens basketball coach, Roy Williams, will be the guest speaker and lone inductee into the WNC Sports Hall of Fame as part of the 54th WNC Sports Awards Banquet to be held on May 17 at Omni Grove Park Inn. Source: Citizens Times

Photo shows UNC mens basketball coach Roy Williams delivering his speech upon being enshrined to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2007.

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Magic Johnson to Sign Autographs at NBA All-Star Weekend Pop-Up Store in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — Former Laker, Magic Johnson, will appear at the NBA All-Star Weekend Pop-Up Store on Saturday Feb. 14, 2015 to sign autographs and memorabilia. The signing will be from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm at the NBA All-Star Weekend Pop-Up Store located at 47th & Lexington Avenue in NYC. For more information about the signing, click here.

Magic Johnson meets his fans at Tristar Sports Memorabilia on April 24, 2014 in Las Vegas.

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Magic Johnson Speaks About His Life and Career at ‘The Magic of Winning’ Event

SANTA BARBARA, CA. — Former Los Angeles Lakers point guard and successful entrepreneur, Magic Johnson, was the featured speaker on Friday, October 24, at the Arlington Theatre in Santa Barbara for his event, The Magic of Winning, where Magic discussed his life and career that led to his path to success. Source: Daily Nexus.

Photo shows Magic Johnson speaking about his career at the 2014 YPO Global EDGE event.

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Coach Bill Self Gives Keynote Speech at the 2nd Annual Roos Basketball Tip-Off Dinner

KANSAS CITY, KS. — Kansas University Jayhawks basketball coach Bill Self was the keynote speaker at the 2nd annual Roos Basketball Tip-Off Dinner on Sept. 30. The event was hosted by the UMKC men’s basketball program and took place at the College Basketball Experience, next to the Sprint Center in downtown Kansas City. Source: University News.

Photo shows Jayhawks coach Bill Self from a 2013 interview with Fox Sports.

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Chauncey Billups Says ‘It’s Just Time to Retire’ After 17 Seasons in the NBA

Former Pistons shooting guard, Chauncey Billups, announced his retirement Tuesday, September 9, 2014 after 17 seasons in the NBA, telling Yahoo! Sports: “My mind and my desire is still strong. I just can’t ignore the fact that I haven’t been healthy for three years.”

Photo shows Chauncey Billups who announced his retirement on Sept. 9, 2014.

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Bruce Weber to Speak at Inaugural Coaches vs. Cancer Coaching Clinic in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO. — Kansas State basketball coach, Bruce Weber, has been named the guest speaker at the inaugural Coaches vs. Cancer Coaches Clinic from Aug. 5-6 to be held at the Missouri Athletic Club. According to 247 Sports, to cite souces, Weber will be joined at the clinic by St. Louis head coach Jim Crews, UMKC coach Kareem Richardson, Illinois head women’s coach Mike Divilbiss and Maryville (Mo.) University head coach Kevin Carroll.

Photo shows Kansas State head basketball coach, Bruce Weber, speaking to the media at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri on March 20, 2014.

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Join Basketball Coach Bill Self at 2014 Basketball ProCamp in Overland Park

OVERLAND PARK, KS. — Join 2008 National Champion, 10-time Big XII Champion and 2012 Coach of the Year, Bill Self, for basketball instruction and fun at the 2014 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bill Self Basketball ProCamp with host Andrew Wiggins. The dates are August 9-10 at Shawnee Mission West High School. Wiggins will be at the camp on August 10th. Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM for boys and girls grades 1 – 12. Cost: $149. Source:

Photo shows Bill Self, Kansas basketball head coach and 2012 Coach of the Year.

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