The first unofficial college basketball game.
First NCAA Men's Basketball Championship.
Indiana beats Kansas in NCAA Men's Basketball Championship.
The history of basketball began with its invention in 1891 in Springfield,
Massachusetts by Canadian physical education instructor James Naismith as a
From New York to London, to Paris, to Beijing. From Sarajevo to Dafar to Buenos
Aires to Los Angels and everywhere in between the game of Basketball is ...
Apr 16, 2014 ... James Naismith was the Canadian physical education instructor who invented
basketball in 1891. He started KU's basketball program.
Jun 7, 2014 ... Basketball is the only major American sport with a clearly identifiable inventor.
James Naismith wrote the sport's original 13 rules as part...
An American game that has traveled well is basketball, now played by more than
250 million people worldwide in an organized fashion, as well as by countless ...
Basketball History: Origin of the Sport. In contrast to other sports, basketball has a
clear origin. It is not the evolution from an ancient game or another sport and ...
Aug 19, 2016 ... Basketball, game played between two teams of five players each on a ... History.
The early years. In the early years the number of players on a ...
Basketball: How it Began-Facts and Information About the Game. A game that
started with eighteen men in a YMCA gymnasium in Springfield, Massachusetts,
Jun 28, 2006 ... June 14: Michael Jordan's game-winner, sending him to a sixth title and second
retirement, is only two of the more-than-five-million points ...