Sorry, Devin Robinson. You're not Blake Griffin. On Saturday against the Georgia Bulldogs, the Florida Gators freshman pump-faked one defender, then drove into the lane. Unfortunately, Robinson overestimated his leaping ability, falling well short of the rim on a slam-dunk attempt. Show More Summary
Ohio State freshman D'Angelo Russell has quickly proven himself as one of the better distributors in college basketball. On Saturday, he put his prodigious passing talents on display. During Ohio State's game against the Iowa Hawkeyes, Russell put a ridiculous amount of spin on this bounce pass to a teammate. Show More Summary
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No. 4 Duke snapped out of its recent funk in a big way Saturday as it easily cruised past No. 6 Louisville 63-52 in a highly anticipated ACC contest at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky. Duke stymied Louisville with a doseShow More Summary
I don't think that's supposed to happen. Prior to Friday's game against Canisius, Siena Saints freshman Willem Brandwijk decided to throw down a reverse slam dunk in warm-ups. After throwing down, the backboard fell over and shattered. Unfortunately...Show More Summary
On Saturday, Louisville Cardinals junior Montrezl Harrell and Duke Blue Devils freshman Jahlil Okafor exhibited the definition of good sportsmanship. During the second half of the Top 10 matchup between Duke and Louisville, Harrell and Okafor fought for the ball under the rim. Show More Summary
Former NBA player and college basketball analyst Greg Anthony was arrested and charged with soliciting a prostitute on Friday in Washington, DC. Anthony had been scheduled to announce the Michigan The post Greg Anthony Arrested For Soliciting Prostitute appeared first on SLAMonline.
No. 4 Duke finds itself in a bit of a slump as it visits No. 6 Louisville on Saturday. All the talk leading up to this matchup was focused on Mike Krzyzewski's 1,000th win, but t he Blue Devils have lost back-to-back games to North Carolina...Show More Summary
The near unanimous #1 team in the land (2 votes for UVA) come to Tuscaloosa for a tilt that could be memorable... or a tail kicking like Kentucky did to Missouri earlier in the week.We all know that their 1st nine are probably more talented than our best player, but it's BASKETBALL and the best team doesn't always win. Show More Summary
The pack has separated. Indeed, switches, collapses, surges and surprises always factor into the equation, but as a rule, you pretty much know who's good and who's not by January. One can also discern which teams have improved over last...Show More Summary
The Arizona State Sun Devils have a great home-court advantage at the Wells Fargo Arena—thanks to the "942 Crew." For Thursday's game against No. 8 Utah, the 942 Crew was on top of its game. When the Utes went to the free-throw line, Sun Devils fans brought out the "Curtain of Distraction." Utah missed seven of its 30 free-throw attempts in the game. Show More Summary
A working knowledge of the X’s and O’s of the game is always important for college basketball coaches, but recruiting is the lifeblood of the sport and its top programs. Teams like Duke, Kentucky, North Carolina, UCLA and Kansas wouldn’t...Show More Summary
SMU is under the NCAA microscope after the school reportedly received a notice from the organization with accusations of academic infractions against the basketball program. According to Jeff Goodman and Andy Katz of ESPN.com, SMU is...Show More Summary
There's gamesmanship, and there's wantonly besmirching the good name of a national treasure. University of Wisconsin fans chose the latter of these tactics for their basketball team's Thursday night contest against Nebraska. ZeroingShow More Summary
The most impressive number for Kentucky basketball is zero, and it will be until the Wildcats lose a game. However, it's boring to talk about how they haven't lost yet and more fun to look at individual numbers. Kentucky has a stretch...Show More Summary
After two tight and worrisome games to start SEC play, Kentucky looked like its usual world-beating self in its 86-37 shellacking of Missouri. John Calipari made some big changes, including inserting Dominique Hawkins into the platoon...Show More Summary
Getting up for a ranked opponent? No problem. Finding motivation to take on a rival or head into a hostile environment where it's hard to win? No sweat. Mustering similar drive to take on the rest of the schedule is what separates the great teams from the rest of the pack. Show More Summary
Kentucky is still the No. 1 overall seed in our latest projection of the 2015 NCAA tournament bracket. However, the Wildcats don't have quite the same stranglehold on that top spot after a pair of scares in SEC play. It's at this point in the season that projected brackets actually start to resemble the final product. Show More Summary
Scouting the top 2015 NBA Draft prospects in the NCAA. The post NBA Draft Index, Vol. 2 appeared first on SLAMonline.
SMU basketball suffered a huge loss today when it was announced that guard Keith Frazier will miss the rest of the season due to being ruled academically ineligible. Frazier is third The post SMU’s Keith Frazier Ruled Academically Ineligible, Out For Season appeared first on SLAMonline.