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All the numbers point to the same thing: College basketball teams shoot 3s in large numbers. Will that trend continue? What if the 3-point line gets moved? We take a look at what has happened and what might be next.
It's cool to shoot the 3-pointer. And not just occasionally. Once the Warriors started launching from deep and winning titles, everyone followed. And the numbers show that the revolution has taken over college hoops.
During an 20-year stretch from 1993-2012, 42 percent of McDonald's All-American selections wound up playing fewer than 25 career NBA games.
Gone are the sleeves and the camo, making way for a more traditional, red-and-white look for tonight's showcase of the best high school players in the nation.
Coach Tim Miles will be back for a seventh season at Nebraska and talks about a contract extension will begin after NCAA basketball's Final Four, athletic director Bill Moos said Tuesday.
The top three players in the country will play in Wednesday night's McDonald's All American Game. All three are headed to Duke. It's a sign of how Mike Krzyzewski has learned to best Kentucky's John Calipari in the game of one-and-done recruiting.
Cameron Krutwig is in the spotlight thanks to Loyola-Chicago's Final Four run, but his better-known star turn is as a singer in a group he formed with high school friends called The Six Cheersmen. You have to hear it to believe it. No, really.
Mark Prosser, son of the late Wake Forest coach Skip Prosser, has been hired as the Western Carolina Catamounts' men's basketball coach.
Darrell Walker, who has coached in the NBA, WNBA and at the collegiate level, will take over the Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans after the firing of Wes Flanigan.
Tubby Smith isn't ready to retire, so after being fired by Memphis he was looking for employment. High Point needed a men's basketball coach and soon Smith got a call from his alma mater.
Final Four-bound Kansas, Michigan State and UCLA headline what will be another strong field at the 2019 Maui Invitational.
Chris Mack, who has been the head coach of the Xavier Musketeers for the past nine seasons, has agreed to a seven-year deal with the Louisville Cardinals, multiple sources told ESPN.
From UCLA's trip to China, to the FBI, to Louisville vacating a title, to the rise and fall of Trae Young, to Alabama playing 3-on-5, to a 16 over a 1 ... you get the idea. On the eve of the last day of the season, look back at the wild ride to get here.
For the first time, three freshman -- Trae Young of the Oklahoma Sooners, Deandre Ayton of the Arizona Wildcats and Marvin Bagley III of the Duke Blue Devils -- headline the AP All-America team.
Pittsburgh is expected to hire Duke assistant Jeff Capel as its next basketball coach, sources told ESPN.
Tulane forward Melvin Frazier will forgo his senior season to declare for the NBA draft.
Talk all you want about luck and divine intervention and Sister Jean. But Loyola's run to the Final Four came from playing better. Just take a peek inside the Ramblers' locker room and you'll find the true secret to their success.
Aaron Holiday will not play a senior season and will enter his name into the NBA draft, the UCLA guard said.
UMBC and coach Ryan Odom have agreed in principle to an amended contract after the program made history by becoming the first 16th-seeded men's basketball team to beat a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
Kansas native Clint Bowyer asked his wife for permission to go to the Final Four in San Antonio to watch his beloved Jayhawks. He said, "It's KU." She replied, "Don't care."