November 13, 1995 | Phil Taylor
The advent of the sweet-shooting big man—Laimbeer begat Olajuwon, Ewing and Robinson—has made this variation of the pick-and-roll, called the pick-and-pop, highly effective. Momentarily freed from his defender after...
March 06, 1967 | Frank Deford
March 19, 2007
GOING OUT ON TOP Maya Moore, the girls' high school player of the year (SI, Jan. 15) finished her season in high style. The 6-foot senior forward (right) and Connecticut recruit had 29 points and 10 rebounds in...
August 19, 1957
January 21, 1991 | Phil Taylor
MENBrian Shorter, a 6'6" senior forward for Pitt, made 15 of 25 field goal tries and 25 of 26 free throws while amassing 55 points and 25 rebounds as the Panthers defeated Syracuse 93-79 and Providence 101-82.