Carmelo Anthony made history at the Rio 2016 Olympics as a three-time gold medalist and all-time leading scorer of the U.S. Men's National Basketball Team. Amidst Olympic success, his former college coach made a sobering forecast that the star forward of the New York Knicks is unlikely to win an NBA championship.
The 2015-16 Big Ten college basketball Player of the Year race was a great one between Denzel Valentine, Jarrod Uthoff and Yogi Ferrell, and we should be headed for another three-way gem with Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes, Maryland's MeloShow More Summary
Gerry Matthews, N.J.'s all-time winningest college hoops coach, to retire from Stockton: Big news in the world of college basketball, as Stockton’s Coach Gerry Matthews announced his retirement. He’s the all-time collegiate wins leader in New Jersey history.
CBS Sports polled 110 college basketball coaches throughout the month of July, and one of the questions they asked the large group was which active coach would be the most likely to make the jump from college to the NBA? Thankfully,Show More Summary
The State Farm Champions Classic has been the biggest regular season day in college basketball since it began in 2011. ESPN announced that the neutral site double header that features Kansas, Michigan State, Kentucky and Duke has been renewed through 2019. Show More Summary
To loosely quote the movie “Forrest Gump,” over the years Kentucky basketball and Drake have gone together like peas and carrots. But after Drake got Kentucky hit with an NCAA violation earlier summer -- no seriously, that actually happened...Show More Summary
Diehard fans try not to look at it this way, but it's hard to deny that college basketball is viewed by many—particularly those in the NBA—as an unofficial minor league for the pros. And because of this, any time a college player starts...Show More Summary
Recruiting in the college basketball world is unique because all it takes for a potential turnaround is a commitment from one special player. Sometimes that commitment comes when a lower-level program is able to nab a commitment from...Show More Summary
Jim Boeheim has been on hand for all of Carmelo Anthony’s most triumphant moments in basketball. In the forward’s only college season, he helped give the longtime Syracuse coach his one national title, and Boeheim was an assistant on the past three men’s Olympic basketball teams, with which Anthony earned an unprecedented three gold medals. However, Boeheim […]
For each of the projected top 20 teams in the 2016-17 men's college basketball season, there has been an intriguing offseason storyline to follow. Some of them are merely growing speculation about how good or important individual players will be — i.e. Show More Summary
One of the most famous arenas in college basketball will play host to a Big 10 conference game in 2017. Despite being situated nearly three hours away from the "Cathedral of College Basketball," Penn State will play a home conference game inside the Palestra in 2017. The Nittany Lions announced Monday that they are moving their Jan. Show More Summary
After going sightseeing the last two days and climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge, UCLA's three freshman basketball players _ Lonzo Ball, T.J. Leaf and Ike Anigbogu _ are set to make their college debuts on Tuesday in Australia when UCLA begins its summer exhibition trip with a game against Sydney...
The ACC, Big Ten and Big 12 are typically the men's college basketball conferences most likely to send multiple teams to the Elite Eight, but the Pac -12 has three legitimate 2017 Final Four contenders in Oregon, Arizona and UCLA. We...Show More Summary
Dr. Dick Barnett | Voice of the Sports Diaspora: Dr. Dick Barnett will be inducted into the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame in Evansville on November 17. He has a remarkable life story where he has turned himself into a tremendously educated and highly intelligent person. Show More Summary
Emmanuel College Head Coach TJ Rosene with his customized award from Small College Basketball in honor of their 2016 NCCAA Division II National Championship. Many thanks to ProGraphs for creating the customized piece for our Small College Basketball National Champions.
With 351 schools each playing 30 or so regular-season games every year, it's understandable that schedules tend to trickle out during the offseason instead of being released in bunches like with college football. While conferences take...Show More Summary
Even with arguably the most talented roster in college basketball next season, Duke has a young squad that is far from perfect. The Blue Devils added four 5-star prospects as part of the No. 1 recruiting class in the country, per 247Sports. Show More Summary
Oklahoma State will host Pittsburg State in a college basketball exhibition game
John Calipari has built his reputation on getting the most out of elite groups of young talent. Only Mike Krzyzewski can match John Calipari’s college basketball recruiting prowess at this point. His ability to succeed with an ever-rotating...Show More Summary
Derrick Gordon made history in 2014 as the first openly gay male basketball player on an NCAA Division I team to play a game. He is also the first player to play in the NCAA tournament with three different teams, Western Kentucky, UMass, and Seton Hall. But he won’t be moving on to the NBA [...]