Mid-American RUMORS & NEWS

  • Western Michigan's Thomas Wilder Withdraws from NBA Draft, Returns for Senior Season

    Hero Sports "Thomas Wilder has withdrawn from the 2017 NBA Draft and will return to Western Michigan for his senior season. Wilder, a 6-foot-3, 190 pound junior point guard, declared for the draft on March 21 but did not hire an agent, allowing him to withdraw before the May 24 deadline and retain his..." May 22

  • Oklahoma State lands ex-Miami (OH) star Michael Weathers

    Fanrag Sports "Former Miami RedHawks talent Michael Weathers has committed to play for the Oklahoma State Cowboys, a source told FanRag Sports on Sunday. Per NCAA transfer rules, Weathers will have to sit next season. A promising talent, during his lone collegiate season, Weathers averaged 16.7 points, 4.8..." April 16

  • Akron hires former Illinois coach John Groce

    Chicago Tribune "Former Illinois coach John Groce was named the head coach at Akron on Wednesday. Groce was fired at Illinois on March 11 after missing the NCAA tournament in four straight seasons of his five-year tenure. He posted a 95-75 overall record and 39-53 Big Ten mark. The move would be a return to..." April 05