Court Sense

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

Thankful return

by Brian McInnis on November 27, 2014

The Hawaii men’s basketball team is flying home on Thanksgiving from one of the longest road trips in program history. It was also a successful one. UH went 2-1 in the Gulf Coast Showcase, capped off with a 75-73 defeat of East Carolina in the fifth-place game (consolation championship) on Wednesday. Benjy Taylor’s group improved […]


Pitt stop

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by Brian McInnis on November 22, 2014

Postmortem thoughts about Hawaii’s 74-70 upset win over Pitt on Maui.


Gameday: Pittsburgh

by Brian McInnis on November 21, 2014

Hawaii has a tall task against Pittsburgh of the Atlantic Coast Conference on Friday night at War Memorial Gymnasium, Wailuku, Maui.


Gameday: Hawaii Hilo // Reyes out

by Brian McInnis on November 19, 2014

The Hawaii basketball team gets a chance to right itself Wednesday night against Hawaii Hilo as the Rainbow Warriors’ early cluster of nonconference games progresses. However, forward Sammis Reyes has a broken hand.


Gameday: High Point

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by Brian McInnis on November 17, 2014

Hawaii goes for the Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic championship late Monday night/early Tuesday morning against High Point.


Gameday: Cal State Bakersfield

by Brian McInnis on November 15, 2014

Well, how about that last 20 minutes? Fifty-two points and 58.8 percent shooting in the second half was an impressive way for Hawaii to close its 85-57 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the 2014-15 season opener on Friday night. Acting head coach Benjy Taylor was all smiles afterward, capping off his press conference with “The […]


Gameday: Ark-Pine Bluff

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by Brian McInnis on November 14, 2014

It’s here. The Hawaii men’s basketball team opens the 2014-15 season on Friday vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff.


Flying at half staff

by Brian McInnis on November 12, 2014

Hawaii is still operating with two full coaches, but that could change soon.


Fotu lands in Spain

by Brian McInnis on November 11, 2014

Ex-Hawaii star Isaac Fotu will play in Spain.


Exhibition postmortem

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by Brian McInnis on November 7, 2014

Some thoughts about UH’s 62-55 exhibition win over Hawaii Pacific on Thursday night.