NCAA Men: Aussies most likely to star in March Madness

March has just begun, meaning there is one thing on every basketball fan’s mind. March Madness! The Pick and Roll has compiled a list of the Aussies most likely to star in NCAA tournament action this year. Mangok Mathiang & Deng Adel | Louisville Projected as the #2 seed in the Mid-West Region by ESPN, Louisville … Continue reading NCAA Men: Aussies most likely to star in March Madness

Travelling Bandits spoil Aces game 1 party

The Jet Courier Melbourne Aces' championship campaign has been forced to take a backwards step, with Brisbane taking a 6-2 game one victory. The game lived up to its lofty expectations early, as the bats fired for both sides with each team recording five hits in the opening two innings. Trent Oeljten got the game … Continue reading Travelling Bandits spoil Aces game 1 party

Bendigo set to host Australian U20 and Ivor Burge Championships

Bendigo is set to play host to the 43rd Australian U20 and Ivor Burge Championships from February 12-18. The Championships will showcase Australia’s brightest young talent, including college commits who will be preparing for the 2017/18 NCAA season. The event serves as a great opportunity for players to grow their reputation, gain attention from college scouts, … Continue reading Bendigo set to host Australian U20 and Ivor Burge Championships

Liam Flynn’s coaching journey to Dresden

Liam Flynn recently landed his latest role, the head coaching position with the Dresden Titans of the German Pro A league (second division). Flynn has penned some very informative articles for The Pick and Roll in the past, that take an in-depth look at the offensive and defensive schemes of some Australian NBL teams. A defensive specialist, … Continue reading Liam Flynn’s coaching journey to Dresden

Cruz’s BIG weekend leads Aces to series win

The Jet Courier Melbourne Aces bounced back from a disappointing Saturday night game as they defeated Brisbane 5-1 on Sunday afternoon, wrapping up the series three games to one. A couple of Victorian pitchers made their returns for the Aces, Daniel McGrath started in his first ABL appearance since 2012 pitching the first two innings for … Continue reading Cruz’s BIG weekend leads Aces to series win