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Iowa's Luka Garza, who led the team with 32 blocks last season, is out indefinitely after having a procedure to remove a benign cyst in his abdomen.
For some teams, a win in the NCAA tournament would be a significant achievement. For the elite contenders, anything short of a Final Four run would be a disappointment.
The Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball tournament is heading back to Washington in 2021, and to Brooklyn, New York, in 2022.
After a 26-9 campaign and a trip to the second round of the NCAA tournament, Tennessee has extended coach Rick Barnes' contract through the 2023-24 season.
Rick Pitino said definitively on Wednesday that he is finished coaching after a series of scandals brought down his career.
A historic NCAA tournament loss doesn't change the fact the Cavaliers were an elite defensive team last season -- and will be one again in 2018-19.
The best offenses in college basketball will be led by a mix of returning veterans and highly ranked star recruits.
Bryan Antoine, a five-star guard who's ranked No. 12 in the ESPN 100 for 2019, announced his commitment Tuesday to the Villanova Wildcats.
The defending national champions added a third player to their 2019 class.
Rick Pitino thinks it's unlikely he will return to coaching at the college level, writing "my coaching career is possibly finished" in a book released Tuesday.
Pitino wants to be remembered as one of college basketball's most successful and influential head coaches, not as one mired by his association to some of the sport's biggest scandals.
The biggest challenge to the Jayhawks' Big 12 reign will come from Kansas State.
Munish Sood, one of 10 men arrested by the FBI in September 2017 as part of a probe into corruption in college basketball, pleaded guilty to three felony counts, including conspiracy to commit bribery, honest services fraud and travel act offenses.
MSU said the NCAA found no rules violations in how the school responded to the Larry Nassar case or handled separate allegations against football and basketball players.
Yes, it's only August, but the Blue Devils and Wildcats already have provided a glimpse of what they'll have to offer next season.
Guard Jeremiah Martin, Memphis' leading scorer last season, will miss four to six weeks while recovering from hernia surgery.
Jason Kidd was a high school sensation in the Bay Area, where tear-stained battles with Gary Payton helped turn him into a future Hall of Famer.
The ESPN 100 prospect is a perfect fit for Mike White's wide-open offense.
Some coaches are optimistic that NET, the tournament's new metric for evaluating teams, will be an improvement over using RPI. But it might depend on what happens next.
Four-star guard Tre Mann committed to in-state Florida on Tuesday, picking the Gators over Kansas, Tennessee and North Carolina.