• St. John’s announces Kassoum Yakwe has been cleared to play by NCAA

    New York Daily News "The Fighting Mullins finally picked up a win in Maui on Wednesday, and they also added another body to their active roster. St. John’s learned from its experience of losing to a Division II program and beat Chaminade, 100-93, to claim seventh place in the three-day Maui Invitational after..." November 26

  • NCAA reinstates St. John's guard Felix Balamou

    Fox Sports "After missing the first two games of the season, St. John's guard Felix Balamou was reinstated by the NCAA on Thursday afternoon, the school announced. Hours before the Red Storm's home opener against Wagner, the university sent out a release stating Balamou had been suspended for an..." November 20

  • Illness to sideline Georgetown’s Campbell next two games

    College Basketball Talk "Already possessing limited numbers in their guard rotation, Georgetown will head north to New York City for the 2K Classic without one of their contributors. Sophomore guard Tre Campbell will miss the Hoyas’ two games at Madison Square Garden due to illness, with head coach John Thompson III..." November 20

  • Xavier basketball inks two four-star recruits

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Verbal commitments by Quentin Goodin and Tyrique Jones have now been made official with signed letters of intent. Coach Chris Mack today announced the signings of Goodin, a 6-3, 190-pound point guard from Campbellsville, Kentucky, and Jones, a 6-7, 245-pound forward from Saxtons River,..." November 17

  • Felix Balamou suspended indefinitely for NCAA violation

    Fox Sports "For the second time this week, St. John's received an unfavorable decision from the NCAA regarding a player's eligibility. The school announced on Friday, hours before the Red Storm tip off against Wagner, that senior guard Felix Balamou was suspended indefinitely for an unspecified NCAA..." November 16

  • Marcus LoVett ruled ineligible, St. John’s encourages him to fight it

    New York Post "Chris Mullin’s job just got a a lot harder. Prized St. John’s freshman recruit Marcus LoVett Jr. has been ruled a partial qualifier by the NCAA, the school announced, creating a mammoth hole at the point guard position. He is allowed to practice, but cannot play in games this season as a result..." November 12

  • Chris Mullin getting impatient with NCAA over Marcus LoVett ruling

    College Basketball Talk "St. John’s head coach Chris Mullin is starting to publicly question when the NCAA will make a decision on the eligibility of freshman point guard Marcus LoVett. The talented, but well-traveled, point guard was a major grab for the new head coach when he first took the job at St. John’s this..." November 09

  • Oregon's Dylan Ennis out for 'extended period' with foot injury

    The Score "With reigning Pac-12 player of the year Joseph Young lost to graduation, Oregon hoped Villanova transfer Dylan Ennis would fill the vacant point guard position in their backcourt. Those hopes were dealt a serious blow Tuesday when head coach Dana Altman announced Ennis would "be out an extended..." November 04

  • 4-star recruit Ty-Shon Alexander commits to Creighton

    The Score "Creighton added another dead-eye shooter to its 2017 recruiting class Saturday in shooting guard Ty-Shon Alexander, CBS's Jon Rothstein reports. The 6-foot-4 guard is currently playing for the Oak Hill Academy." October 31

  • Five preseason questions for Villanova Wildcats entering 2015-16

    CBS Sports "1. Can the Big East finally provide a challenge? Villanova has ripped through this new version of the Big East like a chainsaw through butter over the past two years and it remains to be seen if a legitimate challenger will emerge and challenge 'Nova for the league's regular season title. Jay..." October 27

  • Reports: Former Central star Akoy Agau out for 2015-16 season with ACL injury

    Omaha World-Herald "Former All-Nebraska captain and current Georgetown basketball player Akoy Agau will reportedly miss the 2015-16 season with a torn ACL. Agau, who chose Louisville after completing a dominant career at Omaha Central, transferred to Georgetown earlier this year after one season with the..." October 26

  • Four-star small forward Brendan Bailey commits to Marquette

    Scout "2016 small forward Brendan Bailey verbally committed to Steve Wojciechowski and Marquette, he told Scout. "I just had such a great relationalship, with not only Stan [Johnson] because he came from ASU, but I’ve also built a great relationshp with coach Wojo," Bailey said. "Me and him are really..." October 21

  • Kobie Eubanks Considering Three Schools

    Zagsblog "When Kobie Eubanks‘ long, topsy-turvy recruiting saga is finally over, the electrifying 6-foot-5 wing might just preface his decision announcement with “at long last…” Texas A & M, Baylor, and Georgetown are currently the frontrunners for the 20-year-old Eubanks, out of Fort Lauderdale,..." October 19

  • Villanova forward Tim Delaney to have hip surgery

    CSN Philly "Villanova freshman forward Tim Delaney will undergo hip surgery next week to repair a torn labrum in his left hip, the school announced Friday. There is no current timeline for his return. “I’m disappointed for Tim,” Wildcats head coach Jay Wright said in a statement. " October 09

  • Xavier lands Class of 2016 center Eddie Ekiyor

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Xavier's Class of 2106 grew by one today as coach Chris Mack and company added to the fold center Eddie Ekiyor, a 6-foot-8 Canadian who played last season at New Hampton School in New Hampshire. Ekiyor joins a recruiting class that includes Quentin Goodin and Tyrique Jones and adds crucial..." October 07

  • Chris Mullin Hires Mitch Richmond as St. John’s Assistant

    New York Times "St. John’s added a second Hall of Famer to its coaching staff Tuesday, hiring Mitch Richmond as a special assistant to his former N.B.A. teammate, Coach Chris Mullin. From 1989 to 1991, Mullin and Richmond represented two-thirds of the dynamic, run-and-gun Golden State Warriors group that..." October 07

  • North Carolina guard Davion Mintz commits to Creighton

    Omaha World-Herald "The Creighton men's basketball team picked up a commitment on Sunday night from guard Davion Mintz. Mintz, a 6-foot-4 combo guard from North Mecklenburg High School in Huntersville, N.C., announced his commitment on Twitter Sunday. He is the first known member of the 2016 recruiting class..." October 05

  • Shamorie Ponds signals new St. John’s era with commitment

    New York Post "“I think it’s really important that we dominate New York. If there’s a good player in New York City, he needs to come to St. John’s, if he wants to play the best basketball.” — Chris Mullin at his introductory press conference on April 1. Shamorie Ponds was listening. The 6-foot-1 Ponds, a..." September 30

  • 2016 point guard Maliek White commits to Providence

    Big East Coast Bias "Richmond, Virginia's Maliek White has committed to Providence College. The 6-foot-2, 107-pound point guard will be heading up north to play college ball for Ed Cooley's club in the year 2016. The news of White's commitment was first reported by Providence Journal scribe Kevin McNamara. White..." September 28

  • Seton Hall basketball lands ace shooter Myles Powell

    Asbury Park Press "A few years back, as a sophomore basketball player at Trenton Catholic, Myles Powell’s first major Division I scholarship offer came from Seton Hall. He did not forget it. Now at South Kent (Conn.) and one of the best shooters in the nation, the senior guard rewarded the Pirates with a..." September 21

  • Isaiah Zierden cleared to go full speed

    College Basketball Talk "Isaiah Zierden has had his first two seasons at Creighton shortened by injury. A knee injury at the beginning of March put an end to his 2013-14 season. After taking on a larger role on a young Creighton team, Zierden was sidelined for the last 20 games of this past season after he suffered..." September 21

  • Dylan Painter verbally commits to Villanova to play basketball

    Penn Live "Using his Twitter account as his voice, Hershey’s Dylan Painter verbally committed to join Villanova’s men’s basketball program mere moments ago. Painter selected Jay Wright’s Wildcats over Penn State, Xavier, George Washington, North Carolina State, Rhode Island and Saint..." September 16

  • Seton Hall loses assistant because he wants to be a math teacher

    CBS Sports "Rare: The college basketball program that loses an assistant coach toward the end of the summer. Rarer: Losing said coach because he wants to teach math to middle school students. Unprecedented, really. But that's now the situation Seton Hall is in. The school on Monday confirmed reports..." August 31

  • Seton Hall to give scholarship basketball players $2,600 towards cost of attendance

    College Basketball Talk "Back in late May following the conference’s annual meetings, it had been reported that the Big East would require its programs to give cost of attendance stipends to its men’s and women’s basketball scholarship athletes. Of course with tuition and fees for each school being different, it remained..." August 26

  • Coveted basketball recruit Kassoum Yakwe commits to St. John's

    Sporting News - NCAAB "St. John's received a commitmet Sunday from four-star forward Kassoum Yakwe, per reports from 247Sports. The 6-foot-8 Yakwe, who hails from Bamako, Mali, was the leading shot-blocker in Nike's EYBL circuit this year. Yakwe also fielded interest from Indiana and Maryland, but had narrowed his..." August 24

  • Haanif Cheatham Cleared To Play By The NCAA

    Anonymous Eagle "On Wednesday, Marquette completed their European trip with a 132-75 win over Sam Basket Massagno. 27 minutes after the game ended, the official Twitter account for men's basketball posted this video. You have got to be kidding me. Yes, that's right, literally as Marquette's European trip..." August 19

  • Georgetown lands commitment from 2016 guard Jagan Mosely

    SI "Class of 2016 shooting guard Jagan Mosely has committed to Georgetown, he told on Monday. Mosley, who plays for New Jersey prep powerhouse St. Anthony’s, had 18 scholarship offers and chose the Hoyas over Rhode Island, Harvard, Xavier, SMU and Georgia Tech. He has a 4.2 high school GPA..." August 11

  • Butler lands Kamar Baldwin

    Scout "Butler and Head Coach Chris Holtmann are having a tremendous day on the recruiting trail. Early in the day the Bulldogs snagged athletic wing Henry Baddley, and in the evening it was combo guard Kamar Baldwin that joined the fold. Baldwin committed after taking an official visit to the school,..." August 08

  • Butler lands third commitment in Class of 2016

    College Basketball Talk "It didn’t take long for Henry Baddley to bite on his offer from Butler, as the 6-foot-6 wing announced on Thursday that he has committed to play for the Bulldogs. “I am very blessed and excited to announce that I have just officially committed to Butler University,” Baddley tweeted." August 06

  • Ex-St. John’s star Chris Obekpa transfers to UNLV

    New York Post "Chris Obekpa is headed to Sin City to revive his career. The former St. John’s shot-blocking dynamo announced his transfer to UNLV with an Instagram post on Wednesday that read “Rebirth” with a photo of the UNLV mascot. Obekpa has to sit out this season, per NCAA transfer rules, and has one..." August 06

  • Four-star 2016 guard Quentin Goodin commits to Xavier

    SI "Four-star 2016 shooting guard Quentin Goodin has committed to Xavier, he announced on Twitter on Sunday. Goodin chose the Musketeers over Florida, Michigan, Miami and Western Kentucky. He took an official visit to Xavier this weekend. ranks Goodin as the No. 71 player in the 2016..." August 04

  • Mason's Isaiah Jackson to transfer to Providence

    Providence Journal "Isaiah Jackson, a promising freshman forward at George Mason last season, has decided to transfer to Providence College and essentially begin Ed Cooley’s Class of 2016 recruiting class. Jackson, a 6-6 wing from Gainesville, Fla., averaged 8.7 points and 3.9 rebounds for the Patriots as a..." July 20

  • Butler commit David Caraher reopens recruitment

    Big East Coast Bias "Butler Bulldogs commit David Caraher announced on his Twitter account Monday that he'd be reopening his recruitment process. Caraher, who committed to Butler University in February has decided to explore his options. " July 14

  • Former San Diego State signee Brodricks Jones trims list to four

    College Basketball Talk "In late June forward Brodricks Jones, who was expected to be a key piece down the line for San Diego State, surprised some people when he requested to be released from his National Letter of Intent. Jones, a four-star 6-foot-9 power forward, hasn’t lacked for attention since reopening his..." July 13

  • Former St. John's big man Chris Obekpa considering ASU

    Arizona Republic "Former St. John's big man Chris Obekpa -- among the nation's top shot blockers -- is considering Arizona State as a transfer option. Obekpa is visiting Minnesota this week. According to, he also is considering ASU, North Carolina State and Alabama. The 6-10 center -- who has one..." July 03

  • Point guard recruit Howard Washington picks Butler

    Indianapolis Star "Butler has added a second nationally ranked high school player to its 2016 basketball recruiting class. Howard Washington, a 6-2 point guard from Buffalo, N.Y., announced Tuesday that he has picked the Bulldogs. He is rated 83rd in his class by Rivals. Previously announcing for Butler was..." July 01

  • Xavier lands 2016 power forward Tyrique Jones

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Soon-to-be Vermont Academy senior Tyrique Jones needed just a weekend visit at Xavier to pull the trigger on his college commitment. The 6-foot-8, 235-pound power forward announced Monday that he picked the Musketeers over Connecticut, Miami (Fla.), Minnesota, Pittsburgh and Temple. Jones is..." June 30

  • Reports: Michigan State transfer target Paschal Chukwu commits to Syracuse

    Michigan Live "Michigan State's latest reported transfer target is headed elsewhere. Paschal Chukwu, a 7-foot-2 center transferring from Providence, has committed to Syracuse, according to reports from CBS Sports and The Daily Orange. The commitment comes on the heels of a weekend visit. Michigan State was..." June 29

  • Juco guard Malik Albert picks Creighton

    Omaha World-Herald "Creighton has signed former juco All-American Malik Albert. He was a high scorer for Mott Community College who sat out this past season to get his academics in order. "We are thrilled to add Malik to our team," Creighton coach Greg McDermott said in a press release. "He is a very gifted..." June 29

  • Italian point guard Federico Mussini commits to St. John's

    SB Nation "Chris Mullin landed a talented Italian point guard for next season on Monday morning. Federico Mussini has committed to St. John's over Gonzaga, Virginia, Providence and more, according to multiple reports. Mussini will be 19 years old for next season. Mussini measured at 6'1, 154 pounds at the..." June 29

  • Chris Obekpa To Transfer From St. John’s

    Red Storm Sports "Rising senior Chris Obekpa has decided to leave St. John’s University. He has been granted permission to pursue transfer opportunities with other NCAA member institutions. “We respect Chris’ decision and wish him well in his future endeavors,” said St. John’s head coach Chris Mullin. “It was..." June 24

  • DePaul snags 3-star guard Devin Gage

    Big East Coast Bias "Dave Leitao is targeting the Chicago Public League with his latest commit, 2016 3-star guard Devin Gage. The 6-foot-2 point guard is DePaul's first commitment of 2015, choosing the Blue Demons over Bradley, UIC and Toledo. The athletic guard has good playmaker skills and attacking the rim, and..." June 23

  • Report: 7-foot Providence transfer Paschal Chukwu visiting Michigan State Monday

    Michigan Live "For the second time in less than a week, Michigan State is expected to have a highly sought-after visitor on campus. Paschal Chukwu, a 7-foot-2 center transferring from Providence, is planning to visit the Spartans on Monday, according to a report from CBS Sports. has also reported today..." June 23

  • Norfolk State transfer RaShid Gaston picks Xavier

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Six-foot-nine power forward RaShid Gaston received attention from multiple colleges after announcing plans to transfer from Norfolk State, but only one was the perfect fit. Gaston committed to Xavier after a weekend visit. The 240-pound transfer will have one year of eligibility with Chris Mack..." June 16

  • Southport's Joey Brunk on Butler commitment: 'I felt at home already'

    Indianapolis Star "Southport High School's 6-10 Joey Brunk committed to Butler on Sunday, representing a rarity for the Bulldogs: An Indianapolis basketball player selecting the Indianapolis university. He is Butler's first commitment in the 2016 recruiting class. Despite multiple NCAA tournament appearances..." June 15

  • Marquette guard Wally Ellenson becomes three-time All-American in high jump

    College Basketball Talk "While there are two-sport athletes in college basketball, there aren’t many who earn All-America honors in another sport. One athlete who can make that claim is Marquette guard Wally Ellenson, who on Friday earned All-America honors in the high jump for a third consecutive year. Ellenson, who..." June 15

  • Providence adds to front court depth with late addition

    College Basketball Talk "Having lost three seniors, one of whom being a player in Tyler Harris who moved on to Auburn as a graduate student, and 7-foot-2 center Paschal Chukwu from last year’s NCAA tournament team, Providence was in need of another front court body heading into the 2015-16 campaign. Wednesday afternoon..." June 11

  • Gilman guard Tyler Foster commits to Georgetown

    Baltimore Sun "Tyler Foster picked the perfect time to have arguably the best game of his young career. With Georgetown coach John Thompson III in the stands, Foster scored 27 points and grabbed six rebounds in leading Gilman to a 73-59 win over St. Frances on January 28. Thompson came to watch a Panthers..." June 11

  • Rysheed Jordan leaves St. John's to pursue a pro career

    Yahoo! Sports "The rebuilding job Chris Mullin inherited at St. John's became a little bit more difficult Friday when one of his best players announced he will not return next season. Rysheed Jordan, the Big East's ninth-leading scorer this past season, will forgo his remaining two years of college..." June 08

  • St. John’s guard is an NBA Draft long shot you can believe in

    New York Post "If you look at any of the mock NBA drafts, you won’t see Phil Greene IV’s name. Though the former St. John’s guard isn’t projected to be among the 60 players whose name is called at Barclays Center on June 25, it hasn’t dampened Greene’s enthusiasm for the process — or his belief that he’ll..." June 03

  • Rysheed Jordan to be ruled academically ineligible for fall semester, future with Red Storm in jeopardy

    New York Daily News "St. John’s guard Rysheed Jordan is expected to be ruled academically ineligible to play in the fall semester of the 2015-16 season and it’s possible he may not play again for the Red Storm, two sources told the Daily News. The 6-4 guard averaged 14.1 points, 3.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists in..." May 26

  • Providence's Paschal Chukwu to transfer

    The Score "Providence is losing their big man. Paschal Chukwu is set to transfer from the Friars, the school announced Monday. "I would like to wish Paschal success in his future plans," said head coach Ed Cooley. " May 26

  • 2015 point guard Marcus LoVett Jr. selects St. John's over Illinois and Memphis

    The Champaign Room "The writing has been on the wall for months, but Illini fans refused to accept it. Marcus LoVett Jr. announced his commitment to St. John's late Wednesday night via Twitter; the Morgan Park (IL) star selected the Red Storm over Illinois, Memphis, and a few other schools. Illinois still has one..." May 21

  • Former Marquette forward finds new home in the MAC

    College Basketball Talk "Toledo picked up a transfer from the Big East as forward Steve Taylor Jr. will finish his career with the Rockets. The news of Taylor’s transfer was first reported by Chicago Hoops. The 6-foot-7 Taylor will have to sit out the 2015-16 season due to NCAA transfer rules but he gives Toledo an..." May 19

  • Marquette announces Andrew Rowsey transfer

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Andrew Rowsey, a 5-10 guard from UNC Asheville, announced that he will transfer to Marquette on Sunday afternoon via Twitter. On Monday, the school made it official. Rowsey expected to join the team later this summer and will redshirt the 2015-'16 season due to NCAA transfer rules. He will have..." May 19

  • Providence's Paschal Chukwu to transfer

    CBS Sports "Providence big man Paschal Chukwu will transfer, sources told He will have three years of eligibility remaining after sitting out next season per NCAA rules. The 7-foot-2 big man would have been the Friars' starting center this season after averaging 2.6 points and 2.4..." May 19

  • Derrick Gordon to Seton Hall; says 'homophobia' still prevalent

    USA Today "Former UMass guard Derrick Gordon, the first openly gay Division I college basketball player, is transferring to Seton Hall, the 6-3 guard announced Sunday. "I'm walking into a great situation," Gordon told USA TODAY Sports. "This gives me a chance to showcase what I can really do in one of the..." May 18

  • Ex-Seton Hall guard Sterling Gibbs transfers to Connecticut

    CBS Sports "Ex-Seton Hall guard Sterling Gibbs, possibly the No. 1 transfer left on the market, has officially decided to take his talents to Connecticut. This ends what was apparently a rather well-known dance over the course of the past few weeks. It was reported initially a couple of weeks ago by Andrew..." May 17

  • Providence transfer Tyler Harris commits to Auburn

    CBS Sports "Providence transfer Tyler Harris has committed to Auburn, sources told on Friday. Harris is a college graduate, and will be eligible to play immediately next season. The 6-foot-9 forward averaged 9.9 points and 4.0 rebounds last year at Providence." May 16

  • Bill Murray's son Luke named newest Xavier assistant coach

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Xavier's celebrity fan base just grew by one. Musketeers coach Chris Mack has added Luke Murray, son of actor Bill Murray, to his staff as an assistant coach. The younger Murray spent the last two seasons on Dan Hurley's Rhode Island staff after previously working for Hurley at Wagner. He..." May 07

  • Villanova Graduate Transfer G Dylan Ennis Commits To Oregon

    College Spun "Dylan Ennis, who announced following Villanova’s season that he is transferring out of the program, has committed to Oregon, according to’s Evan Daniels. The 6-foot-2, 192-pound guard is graduating from Villanova and will be eligible to play immediately in 2015-16. He has one year of..." May 06

  • Seton Hall adds guard Jevon Thomas; more additions ahead?

    Asbury Park Press "In dire need of backcourt reinforcements, Seton Hall has filled its final open scholarship for 2015-16 with point guard Jevon Thomas, a Kansas State transfer who has to sit out next season per NCAA transfer rules. But multiple sources told Gannett New Jersey there could be more roster movement..." May 05

  • 2015 shooting guard Malik Ellison commits to St. John’s

    Zagsblog "St. John’s coach Chris Mullin landed his second commitment of the week on Friday when Malik Ellison, a 6-foot-6 shooting guard from Burlington (N.J.) Life Center Academy, chose the Red Storm. Ellison visited St. John’s on Tuesday, the same day that former Pittsburgh small forward Durand Johnson..." May 03

  • St. John’s consolation prize: Pitt transfer Durand Johnson

    New York Post "There was no Cheick Diallo hangover for St. John’s. Less than 24 hours after the McDonald’s All-American picked Kansas over the Red Storm and Kentucky, new coach Chris Mullin received a commitment from Pittsburgh transfer Durand Johnson, potentially a coup for next year’s team. “Just being..." April 30

  • Pittsburgh transfer Durand Johnson commits to St. John's

    CBS Sports "Pittsburgh transfer Durand Johnson has committed to St. John's, he told on Wednesday. Since he's already a college graduate, Johnson will be eligible to play immediately next season. "The visit was great," Johnson said. "Everything felt right. I just want to be a part of..." April 29

  • Sterling Gibbs leaving Seton Hall

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Sterling Gibbs has decided his time at Seton Hall is over. The 6-2, 185-pound guard is transferring out of Kevin Willard's program after two seasons, according to multiple reports. The announcement came as a surprise to some Pirates fans. In mid-March, Gibbs had reaffirmed his commitment to..." April 28

  • Durrell McDonald of DePaul men’s basketball to transfer

    The DePaulia "DePaul men’s basketball will lose two players for the 2015-16 season, the team announced Friday. Durrell McDonald, who would have played his senior season for the Blue Demons, has been granted his request to transfer away from DePaul and Ray Doby has been given a release from his national..." April 27

  • Report: Fresno transfer Braeden Anderson to Seton Hall

    Asbury Park Press "With one final scholarship to give out for 2015-16, Seton Hall men's basketball desperately needed a contributing big man. It may have found one in a graduate transfer from Fresno State. Braeden Anderson, a 6-foot-9, 235-pound forward with an interesting backstory, will enroll at the Hall as..." April 27

  • Report: Fordham guard Eric Paschall transferring to Villanova

    CSN Philly "Villanova is about to add another talented guard. According to Adam Zagoria of, Eric Paschall, the reigning Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year, has decided to transfer from Fordham to Villanova. He was also considering Providence, Florida and Kansas. The 6-foot-6, 205-pound Paschall..." April 23

  • Villanova transfer Dylan Ennis lists Illinois, Baylor, and Oregon as finalists

    The Champaign Room "According to ESPN's Jeff Goodman, Villanova graduate transfer Dylan Ennis has narrowed his list to Illinois, Baylor, and Oregon; the news comes after an extended face-to-face meeting with John Groce back on April 9th. The former Lake Forest Academy standout averaged 9.9 points, 3.7 rebounds, and..." April 23

  • Seton Hall transfer Jaren Sina commits to George Washington

    CBS Sports "Seton Hall transfer Jaren Sina has committed to George Washington, sources told Sina will have two years of eligibility remaining and be eligible to play beginning during the 2016-17 season. Sina averaged 7.0 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 2.3 assists last season at Seton Hall." April 22

  • Bears' Mvouika to play final season at St. John's

    Springfield News-Leader "Ron Mvouika announced on Twitter early Tuesday that he will transfer from Missouri State and play his final basketball season at St. John's. The 6-foot-6 forward who played in only two games last season due to a back injury is scheduled to graduate in August. He will be eligible next season at..." April 21

  • Kansas State transfer Marcus Foster picks Creighton

    Omaha World-Herald "Kansas State transfer Marcus Foster tweeted on Sunday that he was joining the Creighton program. Foster was on a visit to Creighton this weekend. He averaged 15.5 points as a freshman and 12.5 points as a sophomore before being dismissed from the team by Kansas State coach Bruce Weber after..." April 19

  • Eric Paschall Cuts List to Five, Providence and Villanova Make It

    Big East Coast Bias "Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year Eric Paschall got permission to contact more than a dozen schools following Fordham's firing of head coach Tom Pecora. The 6'6 freshman announced on his Twitter page that he is down to 5 schools, including staying at Fordham. Two Big East schools made the cut as well..." April 15

  • Rysheed Jordan is returning to St. John's for his junior season

    Rumble in the Garden "With no experienced point guards on the roster, Chris Mullin and St. John's desperately needed some help in the backcourt. They received great news on Tuesday night as Rysheed Jordan announced on Twitter that he will be setting aside the NBA Draft to return to school for his junior..." April 15

  • George Washington transfer Kethan Savage to play at Butler

    ESPN "George Washington transfer Kethan Savage is headed to Butler, sources told Savage will have one year of eligibility after sitting out the 2015-16 season. He left the Colonials last week, with coach Mike Lonergan saying Savage expressed an interest in playing "point guard full time."..." April 12

  • Report: D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera Dropping Out Of NBA Draft, Will Return To Georgetown

    College Spun "High-scoring Georgetown guard D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera had originally declared for this year’s NBA Draft, but instead, he will return to the Hoyas for his senior season. Smith-Rivera’s decision is huge for Georgetown. " April 08

  • Report: St. John's center Obekpa to return for senior season

    The Score "Chris Obekpa will return to St. John's for his senior season, according to a report by Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Obekpa was suspended by the Red Storm prior to the NCAA tournament and then-head coach Steve Lavin said he wouldn't be surprised if the center left the program." April 07

  • Dylan Ennis to transfer from Villanova

    College Basketball Talk "Villanova announced on Thursday morning that Dylan Ennis will be transferring out of the program. “Dylan has chosen to play his final season in another program,” stated Villanova head coach Jay Wright. “We’re proud that Dylan will graduate in May with a degree in Communications and appreciate..." April 02

  • Texas asks about Jay Wright; Wright not interested "With all the open head coaching jobs open in college basketball, one would think a school might reach out to Villanova’s Jay Wright, who has been mentioned in connection with one job or another seemingly every year. And it happened again this year according to a report. On Tuesday, Seth..." April 01

  • Xavier's Chris Mack gets one-year contract extension

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Xavier University announced that head coach Chris Mack's contract has been extended by one year through the 2020-21 season. In January, the largest donation ever made to Xavier's men's basketball program, a gift from Tom and Genny Sedler, endowed the head coaching position held now by..." April 01

  • Brandon Randolph to transfer from Xavier

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Four days after saying his future was up in the air, sophomore Brandon Randolph will transfer from Xavier. Online rumors in recent weeks fueled the idea that the 6-foot-2 guard would leave the Musketeers after this season. Randolph said he needed to talk to coach Chris Mack about his future..." March 31

  • Georgetown's D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera to declare for the NBA Draft

    Sporting News "Georgetown junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera has decided to forgo his senior season and declare for the 2015 NBA Draft, the school announced Monday. "D'Vauntes has decided to enter the NBA Draft," head coach John Thompson III said in a release. "He has given a great deal to this program and..." March 31

  • Chris Mullin to become St. John’s coach, former Red Storm star will be 20th coach in program history

    New York Daily News "Chris Mullin is finally coming home. The St. John's celebrated star and basketball Hall of Famer has accepted the job and will become the Red Storm's 20th head coach. “He’s in,” a source close to Mullin told the Daily News, adding that he’s on his way to New York. The administration,..." March 30

  • St. Bonaventure guard commits to Butler

    Indianapolis Star "Jordan Gathers didn't want his college career to end when he missed this season at St. Bonaventure due to a hip injury. A trip to Indianapolis convinced him Butler is the place to continue it. "It's just a great school," said Gathers, who was in attendance during the Bulldogs' game against..." March 30

  • Xavier sophomore Brandon Randolph plans to transfer

    CBS Sports "Xavier sophomore guard Brandon Randolph will transfer from the school, a source confirmed to College Basketball Insider Gary Parrish. " March 30

  • Chris Mullin offered St. John's job

    ESPN New York "Chris Mullin has been offered the job to become the next head coach at St. John's, multiple sources told ESPN. One source told ESPN a deal could be done as soon as Sunday night. Mullin, 51, is one of the greatest players in St. John's history, winning the Big East Player of the Year award..." March 30

  • DePaul evaluating Dave Leitao

    ESPN "The DePaul Blue Demons have interviewed Tulsa Golden Hurricane assistant coach Dave Leitao and are seriously considering hiring back the former head coach, multiple sources told ESPN. Leitao was the Blue Demons' coach for three seasons from 2002 to '05. He took DePaul to one NCAA tournament, a..." March 29

  • Steve Lavin and St. John’s have ‘mutally agreed’ to part ways

    New York Daily News "The Steve Lavin era is over at St. John's. St. John’s send out the following press release Friday afternoon: St. John's Director of Athletics Chris Monasch announced Friday that Steve Lavin and the University have mutually agreed to part ways after five seasons leading the men's basketball..." March 27

  • Sources: Steve Lavin’s Future at St. John’s in Doubt

    Zagsblog "Steve Lavin’s future at St. John’s is in doubt and the school’s administration is engaging in various discussions this week that could determine his future, multiple sources told “They’re meeting either this weekend or Monday to discuss the fate of Lavin,” one source said. Asked what..." March 25

  • Bobby Hurley reportedly front-runner for DePaul job

    Larry Brown Sports "Bobby Hurley has only been a college basketball head coach for two seasons, but that may be enough to convince a big program to hire him. According to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, Hurley is the front-runner for the DePaul job. DePaul is looking for a new head coach after firing Oliver Purnell two..." March 25

  • Tyler Harris to forgo final season of eligibility at Providence

    Providence Journal "Redshirt junior forward Tyler Harris will graduate in May and will not return for his final season of eligibility with the men’s basketball team. Harris, who transferred to Providence in 2012 after spending his freshman season at North Carolina State, sat out in 2012-13 due to NCAA transfer..." March 24

  • Power forward Jalen Reynolds will play for Xavier in Sweet 16 following incident

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Despite a reported incident on campus, Xavier power forward Jalen Reynolds will travel with the team Tuesday to California and is expected to play against Arizona in the West Region semifinals, coach Chris Mack said. A key to the Musketeers' drive to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16, Reynolds..." March 24

  • Marquette junior forward Steve Taylor Jr. plans to transfer

    CBS Sports "Marquette junior forward Steve Taylor Jr. has decided to transfer from the school, reports The 6-foot-7, 240-pound junior has one year of eligibility left. In 32 games, he averaged 5.9 points, 5.0 rebounds and 0.4 assists. He appeared in 90 games for the Golden Eagles over the last..." March 18

  • After trying first season, Wojo promises Marquette will get better

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "It had been 20 years since Steve Wojciechowski experienced a losing season. His freshman year at Duke didn't go the way anyone anticipated, as Mike Krzyzewski missed most of the season after back surgery and the Blue Devils went from playing in the national championship game the year prior to a..." March 17

  • Chris Obekpa suspended 2 weeks

    New York Post "This is March Madness of a different variety. Hours before St. John’s found out its NCAA Tournament destination, the school announced the suspension of forward Chris Obekpa for two weeks for a violation of team rules. Obekpa, averaging 5.8 points, 7.0 rebounds and 3.1 blocks — fifth most in..." March 15

  • Oliver Purnell resigns at DePaul

    ESPN "DePaul has parted ways with coach Oliver Purnell after five seasons. Purnell, 61, had his best season with the Blue Demons in 2014-15, going 12-20 and 6-12 in the Big East, but it was not enough to save his job as he lost his final eight games. Purnell finished 54-105 at DePaul, including a..." March 15

  • 2015-16 make-or-break season for Seton Hall’s Kevin Willard

    New York Post "Kevin Willard was alone, standing on the sideline of a scene that had become far too familiar. The expressions of disbelief had been retired, long ago morphed into resignation. Seton Hall’s fans were barely booing, unwilling to use any more energy than the team, while Willard continued..." March 12

  • Three-star 2015 shooting guard verbally commits to DePaul

    College Basketball Talk "With three players, led by forward Oumar Barry, having signed with the program during the early signing period in November, DePaul added a fourth player to its 2015 recruiting class Wednesday afternoon. 6-foot-6 shooting guard Eli Cain, formerly a Delaware commit, announced via Twitter that..." March 12