Court Sense

Expanded coverage of Rainbow Warriors basketball, including practice notes,
game analysis, recruiting info and observations on the Big West Conference.


Friday recruiting update

by Brian McInnis on April 29, 2016

Salt Lake CC’s Gibson Johnson called his visit to UH a “10 out of 10″ earlier this week. He said he plans to take a visit to North Carolina State of the ACC in the next two weeks, then will make his decision.

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Big recruiting week

by Brian McInnis on April 26, 2016

As you most likely are aware, the Hawaii basketball team has a lot of work to do on the recruiting front to replace its considerable offseason player losses. UH lost nine of the 15 players from its Big West championship season. Of the six slated to return, three are walk-ons, and two of the six […]

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Filipovich bids farewell

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by Brian McInnis on April 9, 2016

Niko Filipovich, UH’s third-year sophomore guard, has decided to call it a hoops career.

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UH’s Rock stays on the rock

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by Brian McInnis on April 8, 2016

“The Rock” gives Eran Ganot a source of stability he can turn to often in what will surely be a challenging road ahead.

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Valdes says goodbye

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by Brian McInnis on April 7, 2016

Aaron Valdes announced his decision to turn pro this morning in a letter distributed to the media.

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Ganot wins Joe B. Hall Award

by Brian McInnis on April 4, 2016

Hawaii’s rookie head coach got honored for being just that today.

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Hardware for Ganot; More to come?

by Brian McInnis on April 2, 2016

Eran Ganot received the Red Auerbach National Coach of the Year award from the Jewish Coaches Association, beating out five other finalists from various levels of college coaching.

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Aloha Janks

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by Brian McInnis on March 30, 2016

The first piece has moved. Unfortunately for Hawaii, it was its most decorated one. Stefan Jankovic, as I’m sure you’ve heard by now, is moving on. Let’s be real: Jankovic going pro, with what was on the table for next season, was kind of as automatic as going for a “king me” move in checkers, […]

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It’s a celebration

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by Brian McInnis on March 28, 2016

When it comes to being paid tribute, not a whole lot will top Monday for Hawaii’s basketball teams.

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Leland Green commits

by Brian McInnis on March 27, 2016

Redondo Union High shooting guard Leland Green pledged himself to Eran Ganot and UH on Sunday.

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