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Today we have lots of conference honors being dolled out in the NCAA, our pro blogger Jevohn Sheperd has a new team, a Kyle Wiltjer video clip, Jahenns Manigat, Braeden Anderson reportedly narrowing his schools to two, a ton of high school, CIS news and more in this edition of Canadian Content ...

First we start off with some pro news ...


And a big shout to Jevohn Sheperd for signing to A Division in Germany yesterday.  Expect to get a post from him in our From Long Distance section soon to get us up to date with his situation as a pro baller. .

Big shout to Stephany Skrba for earning player of the week honors in the Greek League ... Greek Basketball, Teams, Scores, Stats, News, Standings - EUROBASKET - Mill Rats bringing in new centre to make up for Ocitti's departure | RANDY O'DONNELL - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada 

UPDATE: - Mill Rats add former all-star | RANDY O'Donnell - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada


Quebec Wheelchair Basketball Team Three-Peats At Canada Games


And now for some NCAA stuff where there were a lot of awards handed out ...

First a shout to Marc Trasolini for getting conference player of the week ... Santa Clara Athletics : Trasolini Named WCC Player of the Week

A very big congratulations to Kalisha Keane for earning Big Ten Player of the Year honors ... Big Ten Conference Announces Women's Basketball Awards - BIG TEN OFFICIAL ATHLETIC SITE

Congrats are going out to Jared Mintz and Bryson Johnson for earning all conference nods ... All-Patriot League, Major Awards Announced for Men's Basketball - PATRIOT LEAGUE OFFICIAL SITE

Canisius' Jamie Ruttle got a spot on the rookie all conference team ... MAAC Announces 2010-11 Women's Basketball All-Rookie Team - - The Official Website of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

Both Nem Mitrovic and Rob Sacre were awarded honors in the West Coast Conference ... WCC Announces All-Conference Teams, Individual Award Winners - West Coast Conference Official Athletics Site

Janelle Bekkering was an honorable mention all conference selection in a very stacked West Coast Conference ...  2011 WCC Women's Basketball All-Conference Teams Announced - West Coast Conference Official Athletics Site

Tyler Murray was a first team all conference in the Northeast - Northeast Conference - CCSU's Ken Horton Named Northeast Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Year

Jahenns Manigat earned a spot on the Missouri Valley All Rookie Team ...

And Manigat could be X factor -

UPDATE:  Big shout to Francis Jette for getting this story together ... Élise Caron, une ambassadrice dont nous pouvons être fiers! | Entrevues Jet7basket sur le Terrain


Now for a whole lot of high school action ...

First we start off with some Braeden Anderson ... Anderson Favors A Pair ... Kansas is Coming on Strong for Braeden Anderson

Next we have a video of the Heart Breaker (just so you know I gave him that nickname after last summers FIBA U18 event) ... Kyle Wiltjer on the Next Step from our Featured Videos - MaxPreps Video

BIg shout to Barry Hayes at Flagrant Fouls/Hoopstars Canada for his look on Will Coulthard ... Golden Hawks add “Will Power” | Flagrant Fouls

Big shout to all of our people at Crown Magazine for these looks at the Ontario high school play off scene (we see you Gil, Drew) ... Vaughan Claims York Region Title In Front Of Sold Out Crowd | Crown Magazine

Back On Top: Father Henry Carr Captures TDCAA Championship | Crown Magazine

Loyola Hawks Earn OFSAA Birth With Win Over Cathedral Gaels | Crown Magazine

Ryan Higgins Commits to Vikes Men's Basketball Team

Big shout to our boy Tariq at Northpole Hoops for his look at a promising guard ... Sebastien Michineau: The French Caribbean Prospect -

TheSpec - Holy Trinity beats the clock, More - Local Brantford News, Brantford Restaurant Listings, Events, Hotels, Attractions, Shopping, Movies, Bars, Clubs, Nightlife, City Guides, Harmony Square, blogs

BramptonGuardian Article: A "three-peat" for the Panthers

Sabres win Okanagans, will get a top seed | Local Sports | Kamloops Daily News

Hoop 'Phins set for Island tournament

Mariam Sylla en visite non-officielle à Marist College | L'agent 007, les rumeurs du basketball québécois

Here is some commentary on a situation that had brewed in Ontario before the provincial championships ... FAN590 - Blogs - Sunday Morning » Blog Archive » You Call This Education?

Kram Magazine | Real High School Sports Coverage – Jensen-Whyte Stepping Up for the Redmen 

UPDATE:  Waterloo's King of Hoops | Sports, Culture, Music, Sports News, Rumors, Highlights, Video, And More -- Sports Haze

UPDATE:  Recruiting Trail Undecided Oakville Loyola Star PG | Crown Magazine 


And now for lots of CIS stuff ...

Here are the final Top Ten regular CIS rankings for this season.

Our peeps at give us their take on the Top Ten ... The CIS Blog: Women's Basketball: First Playoff Round Rife with Upsets ...

... and the play offs ... The CIS Blog: Men's Basketball: Playoff Matchups

Les joueurs étoiles du basketball universitaire masculin RSEQ dévoilés | Basketball Québécois

Big thanks to Shafique at Keehs Productions for getting us this reel ... YouTube - KYLE DESMARAIS | THE UQAM ASSASSIN • '10-'11 Season - TWU basketball: Spartans off to final four

UFV Cascades sweep away Wesmen

A twist to this year’s OUA men’s basketball finals |

Varsity Beats down ferocious Victoria Vikes in three-game battle | The Gateway

Hillis to have busy off-season

Desmarais shares award - UNB, STU chasing conference hoop titles this weekend | BY DAVID RITCHIE - Breaking News, New Brunswick, Canada

We have the ladies OUA award winners here ... News

Bears present tough matchup for Thunderbirds

Top Wesmen honoured | Basketball | Sports | Winnipeg Sun

T-Birds look to shut down Golden Bears

TheRecord - Hoops playoff changes breathe new life into Lady...

Huskies women first in conference (and in our hearts) | The Sheaf

Dissecting the Men's Basketball season that was - Sports

Lancer Clemencon wins two OUA basketball awards 

Adamczyk’s on-court, off-court efforts recognized 

UPDATE:  Gheyssen is 'adaptable' 

UPDATE:  Veteran T-Birds shift focus to CIS title

UPDATE:  The ladies OUA West Awards were announced today ... Women's Basketball Home

UPDATE:  OUA salutes Lancer

UPDATE:  The Brunswickan | Basketball teams prepare for AUS championships

UPDATE:  And here is a story on the Lakehead University men looking to advance in the OUA play offs.


Now we have some CCAA news for you ...

First we have the Top 15 for men and women ...

Another shout to Shafique on this great promo video for the RSEQ championships ... YouTube - ★OFFICIAL 2011 RSEQ MEN'S PROVINCIAL BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP PROMO★ DAWSON COLLEGE

Hoops standings await ACAC ruling | Other Sports | Sports | Edmonton Sun

UPDATE:  Algoma University taking aim at provincial title - The Sault Star - Ontario, CA 

UPDATE:  Algoma U preps for prime time - The Sault Star - Ontario, CA 

UPDATE:  OCAA basketball takes the floor at Essar Centre - Sault This Week - Ontario, CA


And last but not least we have a story on Toronto's own Justin Darlington, the man who helped DeMar DeRozan with some of his dunks at the All Star Game ... InsideToronto Article: Slam dunk: EBA and Harlem Slam