Gary’s Hoops Scoops: Jan. 28

Gary’s Hoops Scoops: Jan. 28

Last week, I wrote about how special this past Saturday was going to be in the basketball program’s 100th anniversary game vs UC Davis. Among the special things planned were highlights of some of the greatest games in UH basketball history. And the next time they show highlights of memorable games, this game will be…Continue Reading »

The Wisdom of Kobe Bryant

The Wisdom of Kobe Bryant

“No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.” – William Hazlitt To be sure, there have been basketball players with more God-given ability than Kobe Bryant. The history of basketball is strewn with stories of playground legends who, for one reason or…Continue Reading »

World reacts to the loss of Kobe Bryant and 8 others

World reacts to the loss of Kobe Bryant and 8 others

It still doesn’t seem real. Its been less than 48 hours since the world lost 9 lives on the hills of Calabasas: Kobe Bryant. Not only an NBA legend, but a man destined to do things in his retirement that would match (maybe exceed) the success of his basketball career. Gianna Bryant. His 13-year-old daughter…Continue Reading »

Tennis Ace: Petra Melounova

Tennis Ace: Petra Melounova

University of Hawaii tennis player Petra Melounova has already carved her place in the UH record books. The senior from the Czech Republic is perhaps the greatest tennis player in program history, reaching the NCAA Tournament as a singles competitor for three straight seasons. Last year, the All-American reached the Round of 16 despite dealing…Continue Reading »

A Rainbow of Memories

A Rainbow of Memories

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. I love UH football. I love Rainbow Wahine volleyball. And no one is a better fan of the Oakland Los Angeles Oakland Las Vegas Raiders than yours truly. But my biggest sports passion is University of Hawaii men’s basketball. Always has been. I started following the program during…Continue Reading »

Fun Facts About Todd Graham

Fun Facts About Todd Graham

As newly named University of Hawaii head football coach Todd Graham continues to fill out his coaching staff and recruiting class, we thought we’d look into his past and uncover some fun facts about his life and coaching career. Feel free to use this information to win bar bets or impress friends. Here we go……Continue Reading »

First Impressions

First Impressions

New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson made his much-anticipated NBA debut yesterday. After a slow start, Williamson electrified the home crowd by scoring 17 straight points, including going 4-for-4 from beyond the arc. Although the Pelicans wound up losing to the San Antonio Spurs, Williamson provided an appetizing glimpse into his NBA potential. We thought…Continue Reading »

Todd Graham: His Five Biggest Coaching Wins

Todd Graham: His Five Biggest Coaching Wins

By now, you know that Todd Graham is the new head football coach for the University of Hawaii. You know that he has led programs at Rice, Tulsa, Pittsburgh and Arizona State. You probably know that he has an overall95 head coaching record of 95-61 (5-4 in bowl games). If you heard the press conference…Continue Reading »

Gary Dickman’s Hoops Scoops: 01.21.20

Gary Dickman’s Hoops Scoops: 01.21.20

Well, that’s the way we want every week to go for the UH basketball team: two games, two wins. Both wins were at home, but the games couldn’t have been more different as for how they played out. First, last Thursday, UH beat a Cal Poly team that’s picked to finish ninth in the Big…Continue Reading »

Call the Coach

Call the Coach

Join us for Call the Coach presented by Coors Light with UH Men’s Basketball coach Eran Ganot and UH Men’s Volleyball coach Charlie Wade at Ruby Tuesday in Moanalua! Enjoy Happy Hour specials including $2.99 Coors Light and Miller Lite. Every show begins at 6:30 p.m. HT. Call or text 296-1420 during the show if…Continue Reading »