June 27, 2008
Hines heads to Cleveland for mini-camp
PHILADELPHIA, PA - UNC Greensboro forward Kyle Hines went undrafted on Thursday night, but the big man found someone still wants to talk to him. Friday afternoon, he boarded a plane for Cleveland to attend a mini-camp for the Cavaliers.
May 27, 2008
Hines heads to Orlando for NBA pre-draft camp
ORLANDO, FL It was better late than never for Kyle Hines on Monday afternoon. A new UNC Greensboro graduate, Hines got a call from the NBA offices early Monday afternoon as a late addition to the leagues pre-draft camp at the Walt Disney World complex this week.
April 13, 2008
Hines sets record, goes for 8-9 from field as PIT closes
PORTSMOUTH, VA UNC Greensboros Kyle Hines finished the championship game with 16 points on 8-of-9 shooting to give him a tournament record for field goal percentage, but his Portsmouth Sports Club team lost in the title game, 103-80, to the Tidewater Sealants.
April 12, 2008
Hines' 25 points and 10 rebounds leads team to PIT final on Saturday night
PORTSMOUTH, VA Kyle Hines had a game-high 25 points and 10 rebounds in his second game at the Portsmouth Invitational, a 100-83 win for his Portsmouth Sports Club team over K&D Rounds Landscaping in action at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament on Friday night.
April 11, 2008
Hines' team opens Portsmouth with a victory
PORTSMOUTH, VA -- Kyle Hines' team advanced to the semifinals in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament with a 101-80 win on Thursday night. They will play again Friday night at 9 pm.
April 9, 2008
Rosters released for Portsmouth Invitational
Play opens Wednesday night at the PIT, where Kyle Hines will try to impress on the professional scouts. Team rosters are now set and listed here.
March 25, 2008
Hines earns fourth all-state selection from state's SIDs
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboros Kyle Hines became the first player to ever earn four all-state selections when the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) University Division All-State mens basketball teams were released Tuesday.
March 11, 2008
Hines earns All-District honors from USBWA
KANSAS CITY, MO UNC Greensboro senior forward Kyle Hines earned his third consecutive All-District honor from the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) on Tuesday when all nine district teams were announced.
March 9, 2008
25th-ranked Davidson ends UNCG's hopes for SoCon title with 82-52 win
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC Sophomore guard Stephen Curry scored 26 points, including the 1,500th of his college career, as top-seeded Davidson knocked UNC Greensboro out of the Southern Conference Championship with an 82-52 semifinal round win Sunday night at the North Charleston Coliseum.
March 8, 2008
Defense, Hines lead UNCG to SoCon quarterfinal win over Appalachian St.
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC Kyle Hines scored 16 of his game-high 20 points in the second half, including 13 in a row at one point, to lift UNC Greensboro past Appalachian State, 63-46, in the quarterfinal round of the 2008 Southern Conference Mens Basketball Championship.
March 6, 2008
FOURPEAT: Hines becomes fourth ever to earn fourth All-SoCon honor
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC UNC Greensboro forward Kyle Hines was named to the 10-member All-Southern Conference squad on Thursday, selected by the leagues 11 head coaches.
March 4, 2008
UNCG's Hines named to SoCon media's All-SoCon squad
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC UNC Greensboro forward Kyle Hines was named to the All-Southern Conference first-team selected by the Southern Conference Sports Media Association on Tuesday.
March 3, 2008
Hines named SoCon Player of the Week
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro senior forward Kyle Hines was named the Southern Conferences Mens Basketball Player of the Week on Monday for his outstanding play in a pair of wins last week.
March 3, 2008
UNCG closes out regular season with tough 60-55 win over Western Carolina
GREENSBORO, NC In their final game at Fleming Gym, Kyle Hines had 17 points and eight rebounds and Kevin Oleksiak added 14 points, including the 1,000th of his career, as UNC Greensboro fought past Western Carolina, 60-55.
February 28, 2008
Hines' 26 points leads UNCG past Chattanoga, keeps title hopes alive
GREENSBORO, NC Kyle Hines, on the night he had his number No. 42 retired, finished with a game-high 26 points to lead UNC Greensboro to an 87-64 win over Chattanooga at Fleming Gym on Thursday night.
February 26, 2008
UNCG to retire Hines' No. 42 on Thursday
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro will retire the mens basketball jersey number 42, worn by All-America candidate Kyle Hines, in pre-game ceremonies Thursday night.
February 25, 2008
Hot second half leads UNCG past College of Charleston
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro had only four players hit the scoring column, but three went for more than 20 as the Spartans topped College of Charleston, 75-67, in Southern Conference mens basketball action at Fleming Gym on Thursday night.
February 22, 2008
Kyle Hines invited to prestigious Portsmouth Invitational this April
PORTSMOUTH, VA UNC Greensboro senior forward Kyle Hines has accepted an invitation to the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament this coming April 9-12.
February 21, 2008
Four Spartans in double figures lead UNCG past Western Carolina
CULLOWHEE, NC Kevin Oleksiak had a game-high 18 points to lead four Spartans in double figures as UNC Greensboro defeated Western Carolina, 74-62, in a Southern Conference matchup at the Ramsey Center on Thursday night
February 19, 2008
Hines joins elite lists, but Spartans' rally falls short at Davidson
DAVIDSON, NC On a night when Kyle Hines made basketball history, UNC Greensboro had just one field goal in a 13-minute span and saw a one-point game slip away as Davidson won its 28th straight Southern Conference game, 75-66, Tuesday night at Belk Arena.
February 16, 2008
Hines, Stywall lead UNCG past Appalachian State
GREENSBORO, NC The frontcourt duo of Kyle Hines and Ben Stywall combined for 41 points as UNC Greensboro snapped a four-game skid with a 79-55 win over Appalachian State in front of a capacity crowd at Fleming Gym on Saturday afternoon.
February 13, 2008
Davidson rallies to top UNCG in SoCon thriller
GREENSBORO, NC Stephen Curry scored a career-high 41 points as Davidson rallied from a 20-point first half deficit to beat UNC Greensboro, 83-78, in Southern Conference mens basketball action at Fleming Gym on Wednesday night.
February 10, 2008
Hines scores 2,000th point, but cold shooting sends UNCG to loss
GREENVILLE, SC UNC Greensboro suffered through a 30.2 percent from the field afternoon and fell to Furman, 69-59, in Southern Conference mens basketball action at Timmons Arena on Sunday afternoon.
February 7, 2008
UNCG falls to Wofford, 59-56
GREENSBORO, NC Drew Gibson made two free throws with 3.2 seconds to play and Kyle Hines 3-pointer at the buzzer bounced off the rim as Wofford rallied for a 59-56 win over UNC Greensboro at Fleming Gym on Thursday night.
February 4, 2008
Cold finish snaps UNCG four-game winning streak
STATESBORO, GA A last-second attempt by UNC Greensboro turned into a loose ball scrum as time expired and UNCG lost to Georgia Southern, 80-78, at Hanner Field House.
February 2, 2008
Huge first half lifts UNCG to win over Elon, 89-60
GREENSBORO, NC Kyle Hines had 21 points and 11 rebounds and Dwayne Johnson had a season-high 17 points as UNC Greensboro sprinted past archrival Elon, 89-60, in front of a capacity crowd at Fleming Gym on Saturday afternoon.
January 26, 2008
Spartans rally to top Citadel, give Dement 300th win
CHARLESTON, SC All-America candidate Kyle Hines had his 40th career double-double and became UNC Greensboros all-time leading rebounder as UNCG won for the ninth time in its last 11 games with a 74-63 victory over The Citadel on Saturday afternoon at McAlister Field House.
January 24, 2008
Red-hot shooting, Hines' 32 leads UNCG to first win at CofC
CHARLESTON, SC Kyle Hines had a season-high 32 points, the sixth 30-point game of his career, as UNC Greensboro won at College of Charleston for the first time ever, 88-71, Thursday night in Southern Conference mens basketball action at Kresse Arena.
January 19, 2008
Hines' double-double, Stywall's second half lift Spartans
ELON, NC Kyle Hines hit the second of two free throws with 3.5 seconds to play to cap off a 22-point, 11-rebound effort to lead UNC Greensboro to a 61-57 win over backyard rival Elon in Southern Conference mens basketball action Saturday afternoon.
January 16, 2008
Record 130 student-athletes earn AD Honor Roll in Fall semester
GREENSBORO, NC - A record number 130 UNCG student-athletes earned GPA's of 3.0 or better in the Fall semester to earn a spot on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
January 15, 2008
Tickets for 2008 SoCon Basketball Tourney now available
Tickets for the 2008 Southern Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments, to be played March 6-10 at the North Charleston Coliseum outside of Charleston, SC, are now available through the UNCG Athletics Ticket Office.
January 12, 2008
Quick start, bench duo lift Appalachian St. over UNCG
BOONE, NC Ryann Abraham and Jeremi Booth came off the bench to combine for 31 points to lead Appalachian State to a 91-68 win over UNC Greensboro in Southern Conference mens basketball action Saturday afternoon at the Holmes Center.
January 10, 2008
Chattanooga holds on to beat UNCG, snap winning streak
CHATTANOOGA, TN Chattanooga hit 14 3-pointers, including six by Stephen McDowell, on its way to a 78-73 win over UNC Greensboro in Southern Conference mens basketball action on Thursday night.
January 7, 2008
Oleksiak, Hines earn SoCon honors
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro seniors Kevin Oleksiak and Kyle Hines were named the Southern Conferences Player of the Week and Player of the Month, respectively, on Monday.
January 7, 2008
Hines perfect, big early lead gives Spartans big win over Citadel
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro ran out to a 17-0 lead in the games first five minutes on its way to an 84-54 win over The Citadel in Southern Conference mens basketball action on Monday night.
January 5, 2008
UNCG to retire Kyle Hines' No. 42 at end of season
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro Director of Athletics Nelson E. Bobb announced Saturday morning that the University will retire the mens basketball jersey number 42, worn by All-America candidate Kyle Hines, later this season.
January 5, 2008
Oleksiak lifts UNCG again as Spartans top Georgia Southern, 79-67
GREENSBORO, NC The Kevin Oleksiak Victory Tour continued on Saturday.
January 2, 2008
Oleksiak's 28 gives UNCG lift in win over Central Arkansas
GREENSBORO, NC Kevin Oleksiaks season-high 28 points and a 19-0 run in the second half propelled UNC Greensboro to its fourth straight win, an 80-62 triumph over Central Arkansas in mens basketball action Tuesday night at Fleming Gym.
December 29, 2007
Spartans blow out UNCW on the road, 72-55
WILMINGTON, NC Three Spartans scored in double figures as UNC Greensboro picked up its third straight win with a 72-55 triumph over UNC Wilmington on Saturday night at Trask Coliseum.
December 22, 2007
UNCG holds on for 58-54 win at Fordham
BRONX, NY A 14-1 run in the middle of the game and Kyle Hines 36th career double-double lifted UNC Greensboro to a 58-54 win over Fordham at historic Rose Hill Gymnasium on Saturday.
December 20, 2007
UNCG's Hidden Gem
GREENSBORO, NC (AP) - He scores, he rebounds, he blocks shots, he blogs. There isn't much Kyle Hines doesn't do for North Carolina-Greensboro.
December 15, 2007
Toney, Hines lead second half surge as UNCG snaps skid
GREENSBORO, NC Kendall Toney connected on three key 3-pointers in the second half and All-America candidate Kyle Hines tied his own school record with seven blocked shots to go along with his 35th career double-double as UNC Greensboro rallied for a 75-63 win over Furman in Southern Conference mens basketball action Saturday night.
December 10, 2007
UNCG adds two MASN television games to broadcast slate
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro Director of Athletics Nelson Bobb announced Monday that the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN) will televise two mens basketball games this season, bringing the total number of TV games to five during the regular season.
December 8, 2007
Kyle Hines featured on Mid-Majority.com
December 8, 2007
Gibson's late shot sinks Spartans again, 66-65
SPARTANBURG, SC Johnson Arena continued to be UNC Greensboros nightmare on Saturday night as Woffords Drew Gibson provided the late heroics yet again to beat the Spartans, 66-65, in Southern Conference mens basketball action Saturday night.
December 4, 2007
Virginia Tech hands UNCG second straight loss, 67-39
BLACKSBURG, VA Virginia Tech opened the game with an 11-0 run and never relinquished that double-digit lead on its way to a 67-39 win over UNC Greensboro at Cassell Coliseum on Tuesday night.
December 1, 2007
Koivisto's career-night not enough as Kent State holds off rally
GREENSBORO, NC Kent State shot 55 percent from the floor and had four players in double figures as the Golden Flashes held off a late charge to beat UNC Greensboro, 71-64, in front of a capacity crowd at Fleming Gym on Saturday night.
November 26, 2007
Kendall Toney named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, SC After setting a school-record and nearly an NCAA record with eight consecutive three-point field goals on Saturday night, Kendall Toney was named the Southern Conferences Mens Basketball Player of the Week on Monday.
November 24, 2007
Eight is enough as Toney leads UNCG past USC Upstate
GREENSBORO, NC Kendall Toney set a school-record and nearly an NCAA record with eight consecutive 3-point field goals and Kyle Hines recorded his 33rd career double-double as UNC Greensboro topped USC Upstate, 93-76, in mens basketball action at Fleming Gym on Saturday night.
November 20, 2007
Kyle Hines named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro senior forward Kyle Hines was named the Southern Conference Mens Basketball Player of the Week on Tuesday for his outstanding play in UNCGs first three games of the season.
November 17, 2007
Hines sets scoring record, but Missouri State gets best of Spartans
SPRINGFIELD, MO Missouri State used a 24-7 run that closed out the first half and opened the second half to break open a tight game and defeat UNC Greensboro, 79-52, at the Hammons Center in the 2007 Price Cutter Classic on Saturday night.
November 16, 2007
Hines helps UNCG pull away in second half for 70-56 win
SPRINGFIELD, MO Kyle Hines led three Spartans in double figures with 19 points and added 11 rebounds as UNC Greensboro pulled away from Texas-Pan American for a 70-56 win in the first game at the 2007 Price Cutter Classic hosted by Missouri State.
November 14, 2007
Spartans sign three on first day of NLIs early period
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro mens basketball coach Mike Dement received all three expected commitments on Monday, the opening day of the National Letter of Intent programs early signing period.
November 13, 2007
Kyle Hines named National Player of the Week by Dick Vitale
BRISTOL, CT - UNC Greensboro forward Kyle Hines was recognized Tuesday as the National Player of the Week by ESPN's Dick Vitale.
November 12, 2007
Hines named MidMajority.com's National Player of the Week
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro forward Kyle Hines was named MidMajority.coms Player of the Week for his outstanding performance in UNCGs season-opening win at Georgia Tech on Friday night.
November 9, 2007
UNCG stings Georgia Tech for opening night win
ATLANTA All-America candidate Kyle Hines led the way with 25 points, but it was Dwayne Johnson and Mikko Koivistos clutch shooting late that got UNC Greensboro past Georgia Tech, 83-74, in the opening game of the 2007-08 mens basketball season for both teams.
November 6, 2007
Spartans shoot 76 percent in second half, cruise to exhibition win
GREENSBORO, NC After a sluggish first half, UNC Greensboro opened the second half with a 32-8 run to pull away from Greensboro College for an 84-63 win in exhibition mens basketball action at Fleming Gym on Tuesday night.
October 31, 2007
Hines named media's pre-season Player of the Year, UNCG first in North
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro senior forward Kyle Hines was selected by the media as the pre-season Player of the Year and the Spartans were picked atop the conferences North Division when the Southern Conference Sports Media Associations pre-season selections were announced on Wednesday.
October 8, 2007
Hines named to CHN's Pre-season Mid-Major All-American first team
GREENSBORO, NC UNCG senior forward Kyle Hines was named to CollegeHoops.nets first-team Mid-Major All-American preseason squad on Monday.
October 3, 2007
UNCG's Hines ranked among top power forwards by CollegeHoops.net
GREENSBORO, NC - Senior All-America candidate Kyle Hines has been ranked the 11th-best power forward in college basketball entering this season, according to CollegeHoops.net Top 25 rankings of each of the five positions.
September 11, 2007
UNCG to appear at least twice on SportSouth
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro will appear at least twice as a part of the Southern Conferences 2007-08 basketball television package with FoxSportsNet affiliate SportSouth.
September 4, 2007
Judski named assistant men's basketball coach, Easley promoted
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro mens basketball coach Mike Dement announced Tuesday the promotion of assistant coach Kevin Easley and appointment of Brian Judski as an assistant coach.
August 27, 2007
Kyle Hines featured on ESPN.com
August 24, 2007
Brooks Lee moves cross-state to take position at UNCW
WILMINGTON, NC Brooks Lee, who grew up around roundball as a coachs son before playing collegiate hoops and moving up to the coaching ranks, has been named assistant mens basketball coach at UNC Wilmington.
August 24, 2007
UNCG announces 2007-08 men's basketball schedule, including ESPN2 game
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro mens basketball coach Mike Dement released his teams 2007-08 schedule Friday, featuring 13 home regular season games, an additional home exhibition contest and an ESPN2 television appearance.
August 20, 2007
UNCG kicks off Spartan 40 celebration with Hall of Fame classes
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro kicked off its Spartan 40 celebration the celebration of 40 years of formal athletics at the University with the announcement of two Athletics Hall of Fame classes to be inducted during this calendar year.
July 5, 2007
Burrell, Maye to play in NBA summer leagues this weekend
NEW YORK Former UNC Greensboro men's basketball players Ronnie Burrell and James Maye will be a part of the rosters when two NBA Summer Leagues kick-off this weekend.