COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lutz confirms he’s joining coaching staff at Nebraska

Bandys grad returning to college basketball as special assitant   HobbsDailyReport.com Catawba County native Bobby Lutz is back in college basketball, confirming Thursday he’s signed a contract to join the coaching staff at Nebraska. Lutz, 61, told HobbsDailyReport.com in a social media message that he’s been in Nebraska this week and already inked a contract to return to coaching with …

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lutz preparing to join coaching staff at Nebraska

Bandys graduate, former head coach at Charlotte joining the Huskers HobbsDailyReport.com Bobby Lutz, former point guard at Bandys High and ex-head coach at Charlotte, is returning to college basketball as a special assistant at Nebraska. The Lincoln (Neb.) Journal Star, after reporting Lutz was under consideration, published a sourced story on Wednesday saying Lutz has accepted a coaching position with …

CATAWBA COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME: UNC assistant Woods will be keynote speaker

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Sparky Woods, a former head football coach at Appalachian State and South Carolina, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Catawba County Sports Hall of Fame (CCSHOF) inductions. Woods, an assistant on Mack Brown’s coaching staff at North Carolina, has worked on the same coaching staff as Class 0f 2019 inductee Brad Lawing during his career. …

DENVER NUGGETS BASKETBALL: Tryouts scheduled at East Lincoln High

HobbsDailyReport.com DENVER, N.C. – Tryouts for the Denver Nuggets Travel team for boys’ basketball are scheduled for East Lincoln High. All basketball players in Lincoln and surrounding counties are encouraged to try out. They will need to complete parental permission, medical consent and information forms that can be found at http://denvernuggetsnc.teampages.com/ The tryouts – for seventh- through 11th-graders — are …

BREAKING NEWS: Basketball’s West Regionals will return to Hickory this season

Title games will be played at CVCC, Lenoir-Rhyne University   HobbsDailyReport.com CHAPEL HILL – In a Tuesday press release, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) announced it has reached an agreement to return its Western Regional basketball tournament title games to Catawba County. The press release: The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) and the Hickory Metro …