Houston Baptist Rumors & News

  • Williams Gates Jr., son of ‘Hoop Dreams’ star, to transfer to Houston Baptist

    College Basketball Talk "William Gates Jr., the son and the namesake of ‘Hoop Dreams’ star William Gates, has transferred to Houston Baptist. “Started spring semester classes this morning,” a source told NBCSports.com. Gates began his college career at Furman, averaging 8.0 points as a freshman for the Palladins,..." January 20

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • HBU men's basketball team banned from postseason

    Houston Chronicle "The NCAA banned Houston Baptist's men's basketball team from postseason play next season for failing to meet academic standards. The school announced Thursday that the NCAA's Committee on Academic Performance denied its appeal of a postseason ban for the men's basketball team in 2014-15,..." May 09