Men's Basketball Archives

FROM THE ARCHIVES (Feb. 28, 2007): The making of Kevin Durant

SUITLAND, Md. — Basketball waited for Kevin Durant on the far side of a football field. When her youngest son was 7, Wanda Pratt enrolled him in the Boys & Girls Club in Capital Heights, Md., across the Anacostia River from Washington D.C. The fee she paid entitled Durant to … Read More

FROM THE ARCHIVES: Big question: T.J., how do you do it?

When will the questions end? When will all of the answers be given, and when will everything be known? T.J. Ford, who turned 20 two weeks ago, might have been the most interrogated teen-age basketball player this year in any state not spelled O-H-I-O. Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

FROM THE ARCHIVES: BOHLS: Trip to Final Four is major milestone for UT

SAN ANTONIO — Just before heading down the highway for the South Regional, Rick Barnes wistfully shared some of his recent mail with the Texas players. He wanted to ensure that they had an appreciation of what was at stake and what had gone on before. In this case, long … Read More