Court Sense

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


The Glove fits

by Brian McInnis on March 27, 2015

A special guest is slated to appear and speak at the Hawaii men’s basketball postseason banquet on April 29. That’d be Basketball Hall of Famer Gary Payton, Seattle SuperSonics legend. That was per UH coach Benjy Taylor on Friday. “The Glove,” so named for his defensive abilities at the point guard position, apparently became a […]

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Handy has interest

by Brian McInnis on March 27, 2015

Former Hawaii guard Phil Handy, a player development coach with the Cleveland Cavaliers, has expressed interest in the UH men’s basketball coaching job.

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Pope commits to UH

by Brian McInnis on March 25, 2015

North Idaho College point guard Austin Pope has given an oral commitment to play for Benjy Taylor and Hawaii.

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Hugh Durham Award update

by Brian McInnis on March 23, 2015

Hawaii coach Benjy Taylor was not among 16 finalists for the postseason Hugh Durham National Coach of the Year award announced Monday.

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Gameday: Double Big West championship games

by Brian McInnis on March 14, 2015

A look at the first conference championship games for both the UH men’s and women’s basketball teams since 2002.

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Gameday: Big West semifinals

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by Brian McInnis on March 13, 2015

Hawaii is one win away from its first conference tournament final in 13 years.

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Gameday: Big West tournament quarterfinals

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by Brian McInnis on March 12, 2015

Hawaii wins its first game in three tries in the Big West Tournament.

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Jay: NCAA, NIT or bust

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by Brian McInnis on March 11, 2015

Hawaii athletic director Ben Jay rules out a pay-for-play tournament from the Rainbow Warriors’ postseason options.

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20-point road wins

by Brian McInnis on March 8, 2015

A look in the record books after Hawaii’s exceptionally rare 20-point road win at Cal State Fullerton.

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Final Big West seeding scenarios

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by Brian McInnis on March 6, 2015

A look at Hawaii’s seeding possibilities and opponents in the Big West tournament.

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