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Ex-Bruin Knight, 39, found dead in Phoenix

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 22:40
Former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight was found dead on a Phoenix roadway early Sunday. He was 39.

Pick your five: Lineup possibilities for Duke, Kansas and Kentucky

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 19:20
The Blue Devils, Wildcats and Jayhawks are far and away the most talented teams in 2018-19 and they each have intriguing possibilities with their personnel.

Ultimate guide to early-season tournaments

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:44
From the Champions Classic to the Jimmy V Classic, keep track of where your team will be playing in the 2018-19 season's early tournaments.

Say hello to basketball's up-and-coming stars

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:30
Get to know the next generation of elite college basketball and NBA talent.

Welcome to college basketball's recruiting extravaganza

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:29
July is the most important month on the recruiting calendar. The foundations of the future for college basketball's elite will begin to be set, and the next wave of one-and-done NBA prospects will be identified.

Former UK, Celtics standout Ramsey dies at 86

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 21:30
Frank Ramsey, the "original sixth man" who won seven NBA championship teams with the Celtics, died at 86 on Sunday. Ramsey's death was announced by Kentucky, where he was a part of the Wildcats' 1951 national championship and a three-time All-American.

Former UCLA star Honeycutt dies at age 27

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 14:33
Former UCLA and Sacramento Kings basketball player Tyler Honeycutt has died after he allegedly barricaded himself in a Los Angeles residence Friday and later exchanged gunfire with police.

Scout's Take: Max Agbonkpolo to USC

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 21:39
The ESPN 100 power forward brings versatility to USC, which continues to build a monster 2019 class.

Attorneys: Couple lied about Pastner allegations

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 20:55
The attorneys for Georgia Tech basketball coach Josh Pastner say recorded conversations between Ron Bell and Jennifer Pendley show that the couple maliciously and falsely accused Pastner of sexually assaulting Pendley.

Maryland releases subpoenas for records in probe

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:12
Maryland released two subpoenas seeking records in the ongoing federal corruption investigation into college basketball on Friday. Maryland says that none of the records showed violations of law or NCAA bylaws by university coaches, staff or players.

North Dakota's Crandall transferring to Gonzaga

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 17:17
Guard Geno Crandall, who averaged 14.3 points during his career at North Dakota, is moving to Gonzaga as a graduate transfer and will be eligible to play this season.

Kansas hires ex-Arkansas AD Long as new AD

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 17:03
Jeff Long was hired Thursday to be Kansas' new athletic director, replacing Sheahon Zenger, who was fired in May.

Teams on the outside looking in at Way-Too-Early Top 25

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 14:44
We're just not sold on UCLA or Indiana yet. Need to see more from Maryland and Cincinnati. They're among the men's basketball teams that didn't make the cut for the 2018-19 top 25.

Most exciting player on each team in Way-Too-Early Top 25

Wed, 07/04/2018 - 13:24
These players, including Duke super freshman Zion Williamson, are coming to a college basketball highlight reel soon.

What's behind the bitter fight between Kevin Ollie and UConn?

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:30
Allegations of NCAA violations. Threats of lawsuits. A $10 million buyout. The once-promising union of Kevin Ollie and UConn has turned into a bitter divorce from which neither side will emerge unscathed.

Longtime AP hoop writer O'Connell dies at 64

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 13:25
Jim O'Connell, a longtime college basketball writer for The Associated Press, has died at the age of 64.

Drake broadcaster Cotlar dies in flash flooding

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 16:38
Larry Cotlar, a longtime Iowa sportscaster died in flash flooding in Des Moines on Saturday when he was swept away in floodwater after his van stalled on a flooded street.

Vick returning to Kansas after going undrafted

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 21:32
Lagerald Vick, who went undrafted last week but never hired an agent, has decided to return to Kansas rather than pursue a pro career overseas.

Ultimate Draft Rank: First-round picks for top 25 teams

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 16:11
A look at every first-round draft pick of the past decade for the 25 teams in ESPN's Ultimate Draft Rankings.

Calipari wants 6-7 players in double figures

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 14:25
Kentucky men's basketball coach John Calipari says he wants six or seven players averaging double figures in scoring next season as he chases his second national championship.