SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) -- Two guards and a forward have transferred to Seton Hall.
Posted: July 2, 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: July 1, 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: July 1, 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: June 30, 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: June 30, 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: June 29, 2015, 8:57 pm
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari believes Confederate flags should be taken down.
Posted: June 29, 2015, 4:00 pm
Mike Krzyzewski, who has led Duke to five national championships and is the only Division I men's coach with 1,000 victories, and women's basketball pioneer Lucille Kyvallos of Queens College have won the Lapchick Character Award for 2015. The award is named for the Naismith Hall of Fame coach and is presented by a group that includes Joe Lapchick biographer and former player Gus Alfieri.
Posted: June 29, 2015, 3:14 pm
Former Illinois and New Mexico State basketball coach Lou Henson has been released from a Texas hospital and is scheduled to soon begin chemotherapy treatments, according to his wife. Henson's wife, Mary Henson, told The News-Gazette in Champaign (http://bit.ly/1eP7cLp ) on Friday that the 83-year-old retired coach is staying with family in Houston.
Posted: June 27, 2015, 6:08 pm
Tennessee forward Armani Moore's college career has offered him lessons on the importance of adapting to change and responding to adversity. As the Volunteers' top returning player in nearly every major statistical category, Moore is ready to spend his senior year applying what he's learned from all the upheaval. Moore and his teammates are adjusting to their third coaching staff in as many seasons.
Posted: June 26, 2015, 8:10 pm
Kansas won its debut overseas this summer as Wayne Selden had a big outing.
Posted: July 4, 2015, 3:00 pm
UConn landed a quality guard in the Class of 2016.
Posted: July 4, 2015, 1:05 pm
Given Oregon's many perimeter options, minutes were likely to be at a premium for Rorie in 2015-16.
Posted: July 4, 2015, 12:00 pm
The top four players remain the same.
Posted: July 4, 2015, 3:00 am
The redshirt junior has not played since January 2014.
Posted: July 4, 2015, 1:19 am
The rising sophomore was originally being blocked from transferring to 55 schools.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 11:30 pm
Ohio State begins its 2017 class with a local product.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 10:08 pm
Jalen Brunson led USA Basketball with 17 points.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 8:30 pm
A lot of unranked players made their way into the top five in a surprisingly deep class.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 6:10 pm
Jalen Brunson led four Americans in double figures with 17 points.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 5:40 pm
Minnesota is one of four schools the 6-foot-10 center is reportedly considering.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 3:30 pm
The lone school to host the Georgia native on an official visit is considered to be the favorite in this recruiting race.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 2:00 pm
Oregon still has a date to fill (December 29), which the school expects to be filled by an in-state opponent.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 11:40 pm
Nine programs voted for the change, with Manhattan voting against it and Quinnipiac abstaining.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 9:50 pm
This is nasty.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 8:30 pm
The Class of 2007 produced some very good players, including one who's an NBA MVP and others who have developed into perennial all-stars.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 7:45 pm
I'm a big fan of these, particularly the dark grey ones.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 6:53 pm
Cell phone addiction is a national crisis.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 4:43 pm
Can anyone guess what that moment is?
Posted: July 2, 2015, 4:17 pm
This is something else.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 2:09 pm
The Golden Bears should still be alright this season.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 1:27 pm
Dillard becomes Oklahoma State's fourth addition to the program.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 2:05 am
Next up for the United States is Italy, and they could run into hosts Greece in the semifinals.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 1:00 am
Jones recently received his qualifying score on the SAT, only to inform SDSU that he wanted to be released from his NLI.
Posted: July 2, 2015, 12:10 am
AD Mike Thomas stated in May that there would be an investigation into the allegations.
Posted: July 1, 2015, 10:45 pm
KD, Stephen and Russ lead the way, and two of those three weren't even ranked coming out of high school.
Posted: July 1, 2015, 9:03 pm
Cal already has two members of its 2015 class on campus, and they added another to the mix Wednesday.
Posted: July 1, 2015, 8:50 pm
He's currently teammates with a soon-to-be Oregon Duck. Hmm ...
Posted: July 1, 2015, 7:54 pm
That makes three commitments in 24 hours for Cincinnati.
Posted: July 1, 2015, 5:53 pm
Terrence Samuel was recruited over at UConn.
Posted: July 1, 2015, 4:30 pm