NBA players form a pickup game in the city as lockup looms.
Earlier this week, former men’s basketball player Mark Tyndale said he had a free ticket through his connection with the National Basketball Association’s Phoenix Suns forward Hakim Warrick to play at last Sunday’s Battle For I-95 at the Palestra.…
Since 2007-2008, former guard Mark Tyndale’s played basketball in Australia and competed in the NBA Development League in Iowa. The Milwaukee Bucks recently waived him from training camp.
The departing guard is ready to follow in the footsteps of former Owl Mardy Collins and play in the NBA.
The women’s basketball team, track and field team and baseball team all added new coaches over the summer. In addition, the men’s basketball team locked up theirs for an extra season.
Agents, scouts, team executives, draft camps, drills, tournaments, weight room sessions, pressure.
This is senior guard Mark Tyndale’s life for the next two months.
Last weekend, the recently-named Owl team MVP took part in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament in Portsmouth, Va., a three-day event pitting the top seniors in the country against each other as NBA general managers and team executives looked on.…
The atmosphere in the No. 12-seeded Owls locker room afterwards was almost equivalent to their play during the game: quiet and weary.