ODU to retire Bazemore’s number on Dec 10

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Kelford, NC native Kent Bazemore has done his share of charitable contributions for the Old Dominion men’s basketball program following a stellar four-year career from 2008-12. Last year, Bazemore donated an undisclosed amount for the Monarchs’ new Bernett and Blanche Mitchum basketball practice facility, which stands as the largest donation ever…

Lake Taylor-Oak Hill matchup moves to Norfolk Scope

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Lake Taylor head coach Kenny Brown hoped his team’s December 9 matchup with nationally-ranked powerhouse Oak Hill Academy would remain in the cozy confines of the Titans’ home gym. Instead, the matchup will move to the Norfolk Scope as a part of a tripleheader. Lake Taylor and Oak Hill will headline…

Hampton Men will open 2016-17 season vs Rider

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 Hampton men’s basketball will get to play 13 games in its cozy Convocation Center, beginning with a November 11 season-opening matchup with Rider, the school announced. With the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Championship taking place once again in Norfolk, the Pirates will attempt to bring home its second consecutive postseason title. November…