College basketball is not like the movies where the sequel invariably pales in comparison to the original. Thanks to the lessons that players learn from film, the rematch of any great game has the potential to be even better. The same...Show More Summary
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay senior guard Keifer Sykes is only 5'11", but the man has hops. At the CP3 Elite Guard Camp, Sykes tossed an alley-oop to himself from beyond the three-point line, then caught the ball and windmilled it before ever letting it touch the ground. Show More Summary
Time for a little College Hoops 101: The Windy City Edition. The post Schooled appeared first on SLAMonline.
Fordham released its nonconference schedule for the 2014-15 season on Monday. To create some buzz, the school announced over the weekend that it would reveal one opponent every five minutes via its Twitte r and Facebook pages: Fordham...Show More Summary
Think Chicago basketball is all prep stars and the Bulls, with nothing in between? Time for a little College Hoops 101: The Windy City Edition. The post Schooled appeared first on SLAMonline.
With Kenny Kaminski released from the team, the once-limited remaining potential for Tom Izzo's 2015 class has expanded. Now, there are two scholarships available for the prospects within Izzo's sights. The more scholarship space, the...Show More Summary
The Michigan basketball program has had some fantastic players pass through its doors in the past decade, but sometimes we still often overlook certain Wolverines. Sure, you're familiar with the names Trey Burke, Nik Stauskas, Tim Hardaway...Show More Summary
It's not March Madness, but Kentucky basketball treated us to the college hoops version of Christmas in July August today. With ESPNU's cameras rolling, Big Blue Nation throttled Champagne Chalons -Reims 81-58. A slow start precededShow More Summary
There will be no live broadcasts on a major sports channel, no fancy, special uniforms and certainly not much fanfare outside of local circles. But even still, North Carolina's brief upcoming trip to the Bahamas for some exhibition basketball...Show More Summary
It's probably easy to guess which college basketball programs are the most hated around the United States, but thanks to one Redditor, we are able to get a better idea of which teams are the most hated based on a state-by-state breakdown. We...Show More Summary
According to Kansas head coach Bill Self, Cleveland Cavaliers rookie Andrew Wiggins is excited about his soon-to-be-completed trade to Minnesota. Self says that Wiggins told him he’s looking forward to […] The post Andrew Wiggins Wants to Be Traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves appeared first on SLAMonline.
Billy McGill, one of the most dominant basketball stars in the history of college hoops, died last month at the age of 74. First reported by the Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune, McGill's death came as something of a surprise to those close to him. Show More Summary
Although there are still plenty of big names up for grabs, the picture for NCAA basketball recruiting 2015 is becoming clearer. Now that some of the best high school prospects have chosen their future college teams, we can start predicting...Show More Summary
For an elite college basketball program like Duke, compiling its nonconference schedule is a delicate dance. The team wants to entertain its home fans with games against easily beatable opponents, but it's best if those victims are solid enough to also help the RPI come March. Show More Summary
This has been said in prior years, but the upcoming season could shape up to be one of Tom Izzo’s most challenging, frustrating and rewarding since he took over the reins of Michigan State basketball in 1995. The veteran Spartans head...Show More Summary
Having great players is a first step to a great college basketball team, but having players who fit well together can be just as valuable. Having the right people around a star can make all the difference in whether his postseason ends...Show More Summary
Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari looks stressed in this picture. And as well he should be, considering this was taken during the national championship game in April. When the Wildcats enter the meat of a back-loaded nonconference schedule this December, a few more occasional grimaces are likely. Show More Summary
Scouting reports for some of the camp's top high school and college talent. The post adidas Nations Player Evaluations appeared first on SLAMonline.
A federal judge ruled against the NCAA in the Ed O’Bannon vs NCAA case, paving the way for college athletes to profit off their likeness. College athletes were previously forced […] The post Judge Rules Against NCAA in Ed O’Bannon Lawsuit appeared first on SLAMonline.
UNC basketball recruiting focuses on such ultra-elite prospects that even the winning tradition of Michael Jordan’s alma mater isn ’t enough to seal the deal. Roy Williams is one of the country’s most accomplished salesmen when it comes...Show More Summary