Court Sense

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

Exercise in patience

by Brian McInnis on April 20, 2017

So, to state the obvious, it hasn’t been a gangbusters start to the spring signing period for the Hawaii basketball team. There have been no official announcements yet (the period began on April 12 and runs through May 17), nor any known commitments — although it sounds like the Rainbow Warriors might be close to something […]


Bringing in the guards

by Brian McInnis on April 15, 2017

UH, which has four scholarships to hand out, is hosting two guards early in the spring signing period.


Taking stock

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by Brian McInnis on April 13, 2017

Hawaii basketball is up to four early player departures this spring.


Banquet pivot

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by Brian McInnis on April 12, 2017

In a sense, the 2017 UH basketball postseason banquet was a pivot from past to future.


Owies gets release

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by Brian McInnis on April 7, 2017

Point guard Matt Owies has been released from the program.


JUCO center to visit

by Brian McInnis on April 5, 2017

Casper College (Wyo.) center Colin Russell will take an official visit to Hawaii this weekend, sources confirmed. Word is the 6-foot-10 (or 6-foot-9), 224-pound Russell is the first visitor of the spring. Russell, who averaged 9.1 points and 4.8 rebounds in 14.6 minutes per game for the Thunderbirds in 2016-17, would fill a need up […]


Final schedule breakdown

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by Brian McInnis on April 4, 2017

Now that all games for the 2016-17 season are in the books, here’s a breakdown of how UH’s full schedule rated.

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Some notes

by Brian McInnis on April 2, 2017

Everyone enjoying some March (now April) Madness? Despite an unusual Final Four composition, ultimately it was a couple of No. 1 seeds that made it to Monday’s national championship — North Carolina and Gonzaga. When UNC held off Oregon in the Final Four on Saturday, the Tar Heels became the first Hawaii opponent to reach the […]


2016-17 season officially over

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by Brian McInnis on March 10, 2017

Hawaii’s 73-62 loss to Long Beach State in the Big West tournament first round was the definitive end to the 2016-17 season.

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Gameday: Big West quarterfinals

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by Brian McInnis on March 9, 2017

Can Hawaii be the team to win back-to-back Big West tournament titles at the Honda Center?

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