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Iona player: Kicked off team for punching coach

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 14:09
Roland Griffin, Iona's top returning player, told Stadium he punched assistant coach Garfield "Ricky" Johns multiple times in self-defense and has been kicked off the team.

Texas G Roach missing opener for rules violation

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 13:47
Texas senior guard Kerwin Roach II has been suspended for the Longhorns' season opener against Eastern Illinois for a violation of team rules.

Scout's Take: ESPN 100 small forward D.J. Jeffries to Memphis

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 11:58
The No. 21 prospect gives new Memphis coach Penny Hardaway versatility as a ball-handler and scorer.

Memphis, Hardaway land 5-star recruit Jeffries

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 11:42
Penny Hardaway landed the first five-star prospect of his Memphis tenure on Saturday morning, as top-25 forward D.J. Jeffries announced his commitment to the Tigers.

Searching for this season's Trae Young

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 00:55
Young, a talented recruit who passed up higher-profile schools to go be the go-to-guy, exploded onto the scene last season. Who fits that profile this season?

Ranking every college basketball team from 1-353

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 23:00
With the college hoops season rapidly approaching, it's time to rank the teams - all of them. No. 1 might just surprise you.

FBI wiretaps from NCAA hoops trial revealed

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 22:43
Listen to federal wiretaps obtained by Outside the Lines that detail schemes that landed felony convictions this week in the FBI's college basketball corruption case.

2019 Hot Board: Memphis makes pitch for No. 1 recruit

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 19:18
James Wiseman will visit the Tigers this weekend, as several key players are making their final trips before the early signing period.

FAQ: What's next in the government's college basketball case?

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 15:33
After the conviction of three men the first of three pay-for-play trials, how many more schools and players will be caught up in this future?

Lawyer: Verdict shows Pitino unaware of scheme

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 14:51
The lawyer for former Louisville coach Rick Pitino says the convictions in a federal trial alleging corruption in college basketball supports his client's assertion he was unaware of a scheme to bribe the family of a Cardinals recruit.

NBA draft: Ranking best freshmen, positions and internationals

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 12:13
Our draft experts rank the top prospects by class and position.

The biggest questions facing Big East teams this season

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 10:34
Are big things ahead for Chris Mullin and St. John's? How will Xavier handle a coaching change? Will Nova take a step back?

It's Nova and everyone else in the Big East power rankings

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 10:34
The question appears to be simple in the Big East this season: Can anyone challenge Villanova for the conference crown?

Louisville, Adidas partner on leadership program

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 01:05
The University of Louisville will partner with Adidas on a program "focused on building ethical leadership in college athletics," the school said Wednesday. Additional details will be annouced Thursday.

Self: Never used improper benefits in recruiting

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 23:07
Kansas Jayhawks coach Bill Self said Wednesday that neither he nor members of his staff have used improper benefits to sway a recruit's decision.

ESPN's college basketball preseason All-America team

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 21:40
Purdue's Carsen Edwards and Duke freshman RJ Barrett lead a first team with all new faces.

ACC coaches have questions on G League option

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 20:21
While the G League will offer contracts to elite prospects who are not yet eligible for the NBA, a number of Atlantic Coast Conferences coaches said Wednesday that aren't worried about star players bypassing college.

Rich Paul: $1M intern a result of 'broken system'

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 17:41
Rich Paul, the NBA agent and co-founder with LeBron James of Klutch Sports, says client and top prospect Darius Bazley's choice to take a $1 million internship with New Balance was the product of a "broken system," with one missing component -- playing.

Boeheim: Scandal 'damaging,' but not pervasive

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 17:09
Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim said Wednesday that in his 43 years in college basketball, he's never been asked for money by a recruit, and he doesn't believe that corruption in recruiting is rampant throughout the sport.

Self confident, 'proud' of Kansas' conduct

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 16:35
Kansas coach Bill Self said Wednesday that he's confident in the conduct of his basketball program, even as the Jayhawks planned to remove forward Silvio De Sousa from their exhibition opener this week.

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