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Guilty verdicts in college hoops pay-for-play trial

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 15:34
Former Adidas exec James Gatto, Merl Code and Christian Dawkins were found guilty of paying high-profile basketball recruits to attend Kansas, Louisville and NC State.

KU holds De Sousa out amid NCAA trial claims

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:09
Forward Silvio De Sousa won't play for the No. 1 Jayhawks in Thursday's exhibition game as Kansas reviews a claim made last week during the NCAA corruption trial that coach Bill Self requested a $20,000 payment to De Sousa's guardian.

Top recruits, families react to G League plan

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:06
A group of five-star prospects and their inner circles, as well as one NBA GM, offered reactions to the NBA G League initiative announced last week, expressing a mixture of skepticism and a desire for more details before reaching any conclusions.

Big East, Big 12 agree to four-year series

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:15
The Big 12 and Big East have agreed to a scheduling agreement starting in 2019-20.

Three preseason burning questions about the ACC

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 10:41
Can Virginia get over its tournament shocker? What's ahead for Duke's freshmen? And which team or player will surprise us all?

ACC Power Rankings: All eyes on Duke and its freshmen

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 10:38
The ACC buzz is all about Duke and its loaded freshman class, but the Blue Devils will have some conference challengers.

Talented crop of NCAA hoops seniors ready to shine

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 18:56
Freshmen might grab most of the headlines these days, but there's a deep group of seniors who will make a big impact on the college hoops scene this season.

Edwards, Maye lead AP preseason All-Americans

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 13:04
Purdue junior Carsen Edwards appeared on 63 of 65 ballots from a national panel to lead voting for the Associated Press 2018-19 preseason men's All-America team.

No verdict after Day 1 in NCAA basketball trial

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 21:14
A jury has finished its first day of deliberations without reaching a verdict in the trial of three men charged with conspiring to cheat college basketball programs by paying young athletes to sign with schools sponsored by Adidas.

Preseason burning questions about the Big 12

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 20:28
Will Iowa State's Lindell Wigginton shine? How many Big 12 teams make the NCAA tourney? Will someone finally knock KU off its Big 12 throne?

Can anyone dethrone Kansas in the Big 12?

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 19:55
The Jayhawks have won or shared 14 consecutive conference Big 12 hoops titles. This season's biggest test could come from neighboring Kansas State.

Virginia transfer Key gets waiver to play now

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 13:30
Braxton Key, who transferred from Alabama to Virginia, was granted a waiver to play right away for the Cavaliers.

Kansas leads Kentucky in AP preseason Top 25

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 13:22
Kansas checked in at No. 1 in the AP's preseason poll, earning the top spot to start a season for the third time in program history despite its entanglement in a federal corruption case.

NC State's Beverly (broken hand) to have surgery

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 13:14
North Carolina State says guard Braxton Beverly will have surgery on his broken left hand.

Sources: Five-star Walker decommits from ASU

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 23:51
Kyree Walker, a junior who committed to the Sun Devils as a freshman, announced his decommitment from the program on Sunday, sources tell ESPN's Jeff Borzello.

Why your team won't make it to the Final Four

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 22:00
The AP preseason poll is out. Kansas, Kentucky, Gonzaga, Duke and the others in the top 10 are thinking Final Four. Not so fast. Every team has flaws.

Mizzou's Jontay Porter injures knee, out for year

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 20:49
Missouri forward Jontay Porter will miss the upcoming season after suffering a knee injury in a scrimmage on Sunday.

No. 32 recruit Tshiebwe picks WVU over Kentucky

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 14:05
Oscar Tshiebwe, a 6-foot-9 center out of Pennsylvania who averaged 21.3 points and 11.7 rebounds on the Adidas Gauntlet circuit, chose WVU over Kentucky, Baylor and Illinois.

Scout's Take: ESPN 100 big man Oscar Tshiebwe to West Virginia

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 11:39
Tshiebwe's relationship with Sagaba Konate helped West Virginia land a player who had his pick of high-major offers.

Sources: Talks to end 1-and-done faces hurdle

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 11:26
Despite hurdles, the NBA still hopes to reach an agreement with the NBPA and allow graduating high school seniors to enter the league starting with the 2022 draft.