The Guilfordian

Minority coaches remain the minority in all sports

Christianna Van Dalsen, Staff Writer

March 8, 2013

Twenty-four white National Football League head coaches. Four minority NFL head coaches. Twenty-four white National Basketball Association coaches. Four minority NBA head coaches. You do the math. “In the NFL, you’ve got Norv Turner,” said Director of Community Learning James Shields. “He...

2013 Sprite Slam ‘flunk’ Contest

John Kleupfel, Staff Writer

March 1, 2013

Gone are the days when superstars like Air Jordan, Clyde Drexler, Julius Erving and Vince Carter graced the Slam Dunk Contest with their presence. Today’s Slam Dunk Contest needs reform. At first glance, the 2013 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest lineup looked very promising and packed with high fliers....

March Madness: think you can call the shots?

March Madness: think you can call the shots?

Ali Krantzler, Staff Writer

March 23, 2012

The sweats, the chills, the thrills, nerves running through the body ... a fever is approaching. No, the fever is here: it’s the fever of NCAA MARCH MADNESS! On Thursday, March 15th, sixty-four teams from four different regions began the process of staking claim of NCAA basketball's top prize.  The...

Jeremy Lin, reviving the Knicks & NBA and making history

Jeremy Lin, reviving the Knicks & NBA and making history

Haejin Song, Staff Writer

March 20, 2012

May the Best Man Lin. Lincredible. Lin your Face. The headlines are at it again… Linsanity, that is. Fans from all across the nation chant his name, #17 New York Knicks jersey sales are off the charts, and Madison Square Garden is buzzing with the new sensation in town. “MVP, MVP, MVP,” roared...