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Montaque Gill-Caesar to Missouri: Tigers Land 4-Star SG Prospect

The Missouri basketball team and head coach Kim Anderson got two bits of good news Saturday when 4-star shooting guard Montaque Gill-Caesar committed to the Tigers and reclassified into the class of 2014. According to Jeff Borzello of...Show More Summary

Kentucky Basketball: What 2014-15 Wildcats Can Learn from 2012 National Champs

Kentucky basketball stands as the clear preseason favorite for the national title, but that’s not the only thing about the 2014-15 squad that should look familiar to Big Blue Nation. The mix of celebrated freshmen and returning sophomores...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Best-Case Recruiting Scenarios for Class of 2015

Duke’s 2015 recruiting class got a big boost earlier this week when Chase Jeter committed to the Blue Devils. With commitments from Jeter and Luke Kennard, Duke joins Arizona as the only schools with multiple 5-star recruits so far in...Show More Summary

College of Charleston Coach Doug Wojcik Fired After Player Abuse Investigation

College of Charleston head basketball coach Doug Wojcik was officially relieved of his duties on Tuesday after twice being accused of incidents of player abuse in the last month. Gene Sapakoff of the Charleston Post and Courier received...Show More Summary

DePaul Basketball: Know the Name Billy Garrett Jr.

With the DePaul basketball program seven years removed from its last winning season, the Blue Demons haven't had much to celebrate recently, but that could all change with sophomore point guard Billy Garrett Jr. leading a revival. Though the private school from Chicago has been the butt of many jokes in recent years, things could be changing. Show More Summary

Meet the Guards of the Future: High School's Elite Prospects

Many of the top guard prospects in the country gathered at Stephen Curry's Under Armour SC30 Select Camp this summer to improve their games and receive some top-level coaching. Bleacher Report put together the ultimate 57-second mixtape...Show More Summary

Ohio State Basketball Recruiting: Buckeyes' Top Remaining Targets in 2015 Class

If Thad Matta strikes out on every available prospect for the rest of the 2015 recruiting cycle, he will still have one of the nation’s best classes. Ohio State currently boasts the No. 3 class in America, per 247Sports, thanks to the...Show More Summary

UCLA Basketball: Expectations for the Bruins' Incoming 2014-15 Class

While the floors of Pauley Pavilion are ripped out and replaced with a state-of-the-art court after damage from a burst water main destroyed the court UCLA played on last season, the Bruins are in a reconstructive phase of their own. Although...Show More Summary

Chase Jeter to Duke: Predicting Blue Devils' 2015-16 Rotation

The 2014-15 season is still three months away, but the Duke Blue Devils already scored a huge win for the 2015-16 season with Monday night's commitment from Chase Jeter — the 10th overall player in the 2015 class, according to 247Sports.com. It's...Show More Summary

Michigan Basketball Recruiting: Best-Case Scenarios for Wolverines' 2015 Class

As John Beilein and the Michigan basketball program get prepared to reel in another fine recruiting class for 2015, the best-case scenario may actually be if they land a small class. You see, the Wolverines basically have just one scholarship, according to VerbalCommits.com, to give out at the moment. Show More Summary

Michigan Basketball Recruiting: Latest Updates on Wolverines' 2015 Targets

John Beilein is searching for the one. No, really. He is. According to Verbal Commits, the eighth-year Michigan coach has a single scholarship to offer a 2015 prospect. Signs point to Beilein taking either a shooting or point guard. However, he could go against the grain and sign another forward/winger or center. Show More Summary

Chase Jeter to Duke: Blue Devils Land 5-Star PF Prospect

Chase Jeter, a 5-star power forward in the 2015 class, announced his verbal commitment to Duke on Monday night to bolster next year's crop. ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported the news following Jeter's announcement on ESPNU : Sports Illustrated's...Show More Summary

Fordham AD David Roach on the Rose Hill Gym: 'Focus on What You Have'

Fordham's Rose Hill Gym opened in 1925. It's the oldest facility still in use in Division I basketball. With a seating capacity of 3,200, it's a quaint, cozy venue. The compliments end right about there. Most people would agree that a new arena—with modern amenities, more seats and a better game-day experience—is long overdue. Show More Summary

Kentucky Basketball Unveils New Uniforms for Exhibition Games in the Bahamas

The Kentucky Wildcats will be play a handful of games in the Bahamas next week, but Big Blue Nation may have a hard time recognizing its team. Thanks to Nike, the team will have a completely new look for its Big Blue Bahamas exhibition tour. Show More Summary

The 10 College Basketball Players Most Likely to Fill Up Stat Sheets in 2014-15

With 351 college basketball teams in Division I, no one has the time to see them all. This is why statistics are kept, so we can have at least a blurry picture of which players dominate without being fixtures on ESPN or CBS. While several...Show More Summary

Important Lessons Learned About Top NCAA Basketball Teams in 2014 Offseason

Just because there aren ’t any games being played doesn ’t mean the NCAA basketball offseason is lacking in drama. Recruiting commitments, transfers and NBA draft decisions can change a team’s future in a heartbeat, and that’s not even...Show More Summary

Allonzo Trier to Arizona: Wildcats Land 5-Star SG Prospect

Allonzo Trier is not wasting any time. He's ready to become an Arizona Wildcat. Evan Daniels of Scout.com broke the story Sunday morning, as the 5-star shooting guard turned in his verbal commitment to Arizona: The Wildcats were considered a heavy favorite throughout his recruitment. Show More Summary

NCAA Basketball Players We're Excited to See Take Over as Top Scoring Option

NCAA basketball players typically jump to the NBA as soon as they have one great season, but there’s a silver lining for fans. The departure of one star provides an opportunity for another great young talent to step in and show what he can do. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Where Blue Devils' Projected Starters Rank vs. ACC Competition

The ACC keeps loading up year after year, and Duke basketball occasionally showed the fatigue of running through the minefield last season. Early conference woes and a quick exit from the NCAA tournament brand 2013-14 as a disappointing...Show More Summary

Montaque Gill-Caesar to Missouri: Tigers Land 4-Star SG Prospect

The Missouri basketball team and head coach Kim Anderson got two surprises on Saturday when 4-star shooting guard Montaque Gill-Caesar committed to the Tigers and reclassify into the class of 2014. According to Jeff Borzello of CBSSports.com,...Show More Summary

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