Court Sense

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


Well deserved

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by Brian McInnis on March 6, 2017

Hawaii’s 2016-17 Big West postseason awards, announced Monday, were quite respectable.

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Gameday: at Long Beach State

by Brian McInnis on March 4, 2017

For the second straight season, your humble correspondent is coming to you live courtside from Long Beach State’s Walter Pyramid to cap the Big West regular season. That’s thanks to the NCAA’s decision on Friday to lift UH’s postseason ban, suddenly clearing the Rainbow Warriors for the Big West tournament next week in Anaheim. I’ll […]

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UH cleared to play — How about that?

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by Brian McInnis on March 3, 2017

It’s real: UH basketball has been cleared by the NCAA to play in the postseason, and got scholarships back.

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Gameday: at UC Davis

by Brian McInnis on March 2, 2017

Hawaii’s Big West senior night tour rolls on tonight at The Pavilion in Davis, Calif.

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Final road — how long?

by Brian McInnis on February 28, 2017

It’s anyone’s guess how long the Hawaii basketball team will be gone on its final road trip of the season.

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Gameday: Cal State Fullerton

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by Brian McInnis on February 25, 2017

It’s got the makings of a large senior night “Whiteout” crowd at the Stan Sheriff Center for UH vs. Cal State Fullerton.

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Plaques up

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by Brian McInnis on February 22, 2017

All three additions to the University of Hawaii Sports Circle of Honor for 2016 have a strong connection with UH basketball.

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Gameday: at Cal Poly

by Brian McInnis on February 18, 2017

Hawaii saw a four-game winning streak in its series against UC Santa Barbara snapped in painful fashion on Thursday. What happens today to UH’s four-game streak vs. Cal Poly today at Mott Athletics Center? UH (12-13, 6-6 BWC) can position itself to make a run back at the top three or four in the conference […]

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Gameday: at UC Santa Barbara

by Brian McInnis on February 16, 2017

A top-four finish in the Big West Conference means you have to win a fair share of games on the road. UH can make it three in a row away from home if it can best UC Santa Barbara at the 5,600-seat Thunderdome today. You’d expect the home crowd to be scattered; the Gauchos are […]

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Ganot on (lack of) NCAA update

by Brian McInnis on February 15, 2017

There’s only three weeks of Big West action remaining before the conference tournament March 9 at the Honda Center. Hawaii, currently tied for fourth with five games to play, might be a middle-of-the-pack seed and could surprise some people if things break right. Or they might not go at all, courtesy of the NCAA and […]

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