Utah Jazz

Tribe alum tapped interim director of track and cross country programs

Alex Heacock, a 2009 William and Mary graduate, has been named interim Director of Track and Field and Cross Country following Stephen Walsh's resignation.

Heacock has been W&M's assistant coach for throws the last two years.

Earlier this year, he was named the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Men's Indoor Assistant of the Year for the Southeast Region.

Men's basketball

Former William and Mary star Marcus Thornton is playing in the NBA Summer League with the Boston Celtics for the second straight year.

A second-round pick of the Celtics in 2015, Thornton played last season in Australia with the Sydney Kings and...