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Jim Boeheim to Appeal 9-Game ACC Suspension: Latest Details and Reaction

On the heels of the nine-game suspension for SMU head coach Larry Brown handed down by the NCAA, Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim will reportedly appeal his own nine-game suspension in front of the NCAA Division I Infractions AppealsShow More Summary

Top College Basketball Storylines to Watch Before Practices Begin

It seems like this should be an easy transition into NCAA basketball season. We finish up March (and into April) Madness, get through recruiting, transfer and coaching-change season. Then summer comes and we're dealing with suspensions...Show More Summary

6'3" Texas Freshman Kerwin Roach Shows Off Ridiculous Hops in Slow-Motion Video

Texas Longhorns freshman Kerwin Roach Jr. has such ridiculous hops that his ability doesn't seem humanly possible. Just check out how high off the ground he gets in the video above. Roach's chin is at the rim, and the 6'3" guard's entire right arm is above the rim, putting his hand at the top of the backboard. Show More Summary

1st Chair, 1st Option: Star SF Matthew Moyer Reveals Tremendous Musical Talent

Since the age of six, Matthew Moyer's excellence has extended from the hardwood to center stage. The native Ohioan is both an elite Division I basketball commit and a first-chair violinist. This talented, athletic avant -garde of the...Show More Summary

Kentucky Basketball Recruiting: Top Targets in 2015 Early Signing Period

After a summer filled with courting potential prospects in the class of 2016, the Kentucky Wildcats have to get down to business during the fall to add to their haul that only includes Sacha Killeya -Jones at the moment. The class of...Show More Summary

Ranking College Basketball's Most Physically Imposing Lineups in 2015-16

It's because of physically imposing big men that programs like Maryland, Arizona and North Carolina rank among the nation's best projected college basketball teams in 2015-16. These aren't necessarily the best rebounding teams, the best shot-blocking teams or the teams most likely to lead the nation in flagrant fouls committed. Show More Summary

College Basketball Recruiting: Top Point Guards to Watch in the Class of 2016

Point guard is often seen as the most vital position in college basketball because 1s are often the driving force behind a fun, uptempo offense. While the last few recruiting classes have failed to produce a high number of quality prospects,...Show More Summary

Shamorie Ponds to St. John's: Red Storm Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

Following months of deliberation, 4-star combo guard prospect Shamorie Ponds of Brooklyn, New York, decided Tuesday to play his collegiate ball at St. John's, per Jeff Borzello of In early August, Ponds whittled his list of prospective schools down to St. Show More Summary

Samuel Japhet-Mathias to Wake Forest: Demon Deacons Land 4-Star C Prospect

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons suffered some growing pains in Danny Manning's first season as head coach, but the 49-year-old is hard at work building for the future. On Tuesday, he secured the commitment of 4-star center Samuel Japhet-Mathias. In...Show More Summary

John Calipari Says He Doesn't Tweet or Know How to Turn on Computers

The following is a hard and fast rule in the world of sports: The less you know about technology, the better you are at coaching. Those are just the rules, man. The more oblivious you are to new things, the more likely you are to win a championship. Show More Summary

SMU Basketball Reportedly Receives NCAA Sanctions, Larry Brown Suspended

The NCAA has reportedly banned SMU's basketball team from postseason play for the 2015-16 season, and head coach Larry Brown will be suspended for 30 percent of the squad's games as part of sanctions handed down Tuesday for a lack of...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball Recruiting: Top Targets in 2015 Early Signing Period

The Duke Blue Devils just moved to No. 1 (per 247Sports) in the recruiting rankings for 2016 after Sunday's commitment from 4-star power forward Javin DeLaurier. It's the Blue Devils' third pledge in this class, along with 5-star guard...Show More Summary

John Calipari Comments on Harrison Twins, Semifinal Loss to Wisconsin, More

Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari sounded off on the Wildcats' historic 2014-15 season at a coaches clinic on Sunday. Calipari notably explained his substitution strategy with respect to guards Aaron and Andrew Harrison in...Show More Summary

Brandon Robinson to North Carolina: Tar Heels Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

North Carolina added a perimeter shooting and scoring guard who could be ready to contribute right away with the commitment of Brandon Robinson on Monday. “I’ve decided to go to North Carolina,” Robinson said, per Evan Daniels of Show More Summary

NCAA Basketball Recruiting 2016: The Favorite to Land Top Uncommitted Players

College basketball teams are about to start practicing in preparation for the 2015-16 season. At the same time, work continues on the recruiting trail by coaches looking to grab prospects for next year. The first signing period for recruits...Show More Summary

Austin Wiley to Auburn: Tigers Land 5-Star PF Prospect

Austin Wiley, one of the top power forwards in the Class of 2017, announced Saturday that he plans to play college basketball at Auburn. Jeff Borzello of ESPN confirmed the coveted recruit's decision. Phillip Marshall of 247Sports reports...Show More Summary

JaQuori McLaughlin to Oregon State: Beavers Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

Oregon State's backcourt got a boost Friday, as combo guard JaQuori McLaughlin committed to the Beavers, per's Josh Gershon. The 6'3" guard out of Gig Harbor, Washington, is the third-best prospect from the state, according to 247Sports' composite rankings. Show More Summary

Ranking the Best Early-Season College Basketball Tournaments in 2015-16

Binge watching early-season tournaments is arguably the best way to dive headfirst into the 2015-16 men's college basketball season, but if you're trying to choose just one tournament to go watch from the stands, you're going to want...Show More Summary

College Basketball Players Most Likely to Take a Big Leap Forward in 2015-16

These guys were kind of, sort of on your radar last season. But expect the beeps to be a lot louder in 2015-16. This is a group of 12 players who had some moments last year yet left us wanting and expecting more. We're about to get it,...Show More Summary

Dyshawn Pierre: Latest News, Rumors Regarding Dayton Forward's Status

University of Dayton senior forward Dyshawn Pierre is currently set to miss the Flyers' first 10 games of the 2015-16 season in relation to a rape allegation against him, according to Josh Sweigart of the Dayton Daily News, but the team's...Show More Summary

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