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5-star PG Alterique Gilbert commits to UConn
Posted on 4 July 2015 @ 2:27 pm
Looking ahead: Boise State Broncos
Posted on 4 July 2015 @ 2:00 pm
UMass SG Gordon among 3 Seton Hall transfers
Posted on 2 July 2015 @ 10:38 pm
Kentucky fans get their own dating site
Posted on 2 July 2015 @ 7:00 pm
Former Virginia Tech AD Jim Weaver dies at 70
Posted on 2 July 2015 @ 5:42 pm
Kansas coach Bill Self has a sweet shooting stroke
Posted on 1 July 2015 @ 6:14 pm
Nike’s Knight, 77, handing off chairman duties
Posted on 30 June 2015 @ 10:34 pm
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SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — Two guards and a forward have transferred to Seton Hall.
Posted on 2 July 2015 @ 9:06 pm
Tennessee is opening its doors to the Nike swoosh while bidding farewell to the Lady Vols nickname and logo in all but one sport. Nike took over as Tennessee’s main apparel provider Wednesday as part of an eight-year contract worth about $35 million in money and gear. Tennessee had been an Adidas school since 1997.
Posted on 1 July 2015 @ 10:14 pm
Bo Ryan has been the fire-breathing face of Wisconsin basketball for 14 seasons, pushing the Badgers to never-before-seen heights. After 14 NCAA Tournament appearances, seven Sweet 16s, four Big Ten titles, two Final Fours and a berth in last year’s national championship game, the hard-charging 67-year-old Ryan has only one more season left in him. Ryan surprised the college basketball world Monday when he announced that he plans to retire after next season as he looks to pass the torch after molding the Badgers into a national power.
Posted on 1 July 2015 @ 1:29 pm
Duquesne men’s basketball coach Jim Ferry signed a contract extension on Tuesday as his rebuilding project with the Dukes continues. Ferry is 33-58 in three seasons at Duquesne, including a 12-19 mark in 2014-15. Ferry came to Duquesne in 2012 following a decade at Long Island, which he led to a pair of NCAA Tournament appearances in 2011 and 2012.
Posted on 30 June 2015 @ 8:48 pm
Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn’t have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men’s basketball program. Texas hired an outside investigator following a Chronicle of Higher Education report that mentioned potential allegations involving three former men’s basketball players dating back to 2006. Barnes had coached Texas the last 17 seasons before getting fired in March.
Posted on 30 June 2015 @ 1:02 am
Donovan left for the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder in April after leading Florida to two national titles and four Final Four appearances in his 19-year tenure. Donovan was replaced by Louisiana Tech’s Michael White, one of four new coaches in the league. The other newcomers are Tennessee’s Rick Barnes, Mississippi State’s Ben Howland and Alabama’s Avery Johnson.
Posted on 29 June 2015 @ 8:57 pm
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari believes Confederate flags should be taken down.
Posted on 29 June 2015 @ 4:00 pm
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LaMichael James ran for 239 yards and a touchdown before he was carted off the field with a dislocated elbow, dampening No. 9 Oregons 43-15 victory over California on Thursday night. The nations leading rusher went down early in the fourth quarter and trainers stabilized his arm in a sleeve as fans chanted his name.
LaMichael James ran for 239 yards and a touchdown before he was carted off the field after injuring his right arm, dampening No. 9 Oregons 43-15 victory over California on Thursday night. The nations leading rusher went down early in the fourth quarter and trainers stabilized his arm in a sleeve as fans chanted his name.
St. Johns coach Steve Lavin has had successful surgery to treat prostate cancer. The 47-year-old Lavin underwent the surgery Thursday at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. According to Lavins physicians, the surgery went as planned and there were no complications. Lavin is expected to return to his full-time coaching responsibilities after a recovery period.
Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun says he has more talent this season than he had on the team that won the national championship in April. Calhoun made the comment before a dinner at which the 2010-11 Huskies received their national championship rings. The coach said having a more talented team doesnt mean they are going to win another title, but he thinks they can.
Mike Krzyzewski is bringing Duke to Madison Square Garden twice this upcoming season, according to the schedule announced Thursday. The Blue Devils will face Michigan State, and Kentucky will play Kansas in the second game of the Champions Classic on Nov. 15. Duke will return to take on Washington on Dec.
Colorado coach Jon Embree has suspended five defensive players indefinitely for violating unspecified team rules. The suspended players include defensive backs Josh Moten, Ayodeji Olatoye, Parker Orms and Paul Vigo, along with linebacker Liloa Nobriga. Orms was the only starter among the group, but didnt play last weekend due to a leg injury.
Leaders of the Big 12 Conference cleared the way Thursday to add TCU, a move that would bring in a rising program and potentially shore up a league that seemed ready to fall apart just a few weeks ago. The Big 12s presidents and chancellors voted unanimously to authorize negotiations with the Horned Frogs, who play in Fort Worth, Texas, and boast the defending Rose Bowl champion.