• KU adds transfer in Liberty University sophomore center Evan Maxwell

    KU Sports "Former Liberty University center Evan Maxwell, a 6-foot-10, 245-pound sophomore out of Clarks Summit, Pa., is headed to Kansas University on a basketball scholarship, Maxwell told the Journal-World on Friday night. Maxwell, who visited KU earlier this week, chose KU over Baylor, Cincinnati and..." May 14

  • UNC-Asheville transfer Dylan Smith will join the Wildcats

    Arizona Desert Swarm "The Arizona Wildcats, looking to finalize their roster for the 2016-17 season and beyond, have landed UNC-Asheville Bulldogs transfer Dylan Smith, he announced on Twitter. Smith will have to sit out for a year before playing at Arizona, but then he'll have three years of eligibility with the..." May 12

  • Presbyterian forward Desean Murray agrees to transfer to Auburn

    Montgomery Advertiser "Auburn continues to work the transfer market to transform its rebuilding project under head coach Bruce Pearl. The Montgomery Advertiser received confirmation via a direct message on Twitter that Presbyterian forward Desean Murray committed to the Auburn program Sunday. Murray was on campus..." May 03

  • DeSean Murray transferring to Auburn

    ESPN "Auburn has landed Presbyterian transfer DeSean Murray. Murray, a 6-foot-5 forward, visited the Tigers' campus this weekend. He chose Auburn over Middle Tennessee, which he visited in early April." May 01

  • Villanova rolls to easy victory over UNC Asheville

    The Sports Xchange "BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Daniel Ochefu returned to the Villanova starting lineup after being hampered by an ankle injury, scoring 17 points and pulling in 10 rebounds in the Wildcats' 86-56 win over UNC Asheville in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at the Barclays Center on Friday. Villanova..." March 18

  • South Carolina 88, High Point 66

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Laimonas Chatkevicius scored a career-high 30 points on 15-of-16 shooting to lead top-seeded South Carolina to an 88-66 victory over High Point on Tuesday in the first round of the NIT at Columbia, S.C. Junior guard Sindarius Thornwell added 20 points and seven assists for the..." March 15

  • UNC Asheville 77, Winthrop 68

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman guard Dwayne Sutton had season highs of 25 points and 18 rebounds to lead UNC Asheville past Winthrop 77-68 in the Big South tournament title game Sunday at Buies Creek, N.C., to claim the league's automatic NCAA tournament bid. Senior forward Sam Hughes added 15 points -- all in..." March 06

  • Ole Miss lands Liberty transfer Gielo

    The Clarion-Ledger "Ole Miss needs front-court help badly. Make that needed. The Rebels announced the addition of Liberty graduate transfer Tomasz Gielo on Monday, prying the 6-foot-9 forward away from the likes of Boise State, Kansas State and more. Gielo fills a major positional need for the Rebels, who..." 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

  • Ritchie McKay leaves Virginia to return to Liberty as head basketball coach

    Washington Post "Ritchie McKay, the top assistant on the Virginia men’s basketball staff, will return to Liberty as its head coach, Liberty announced on Wednesday afternoon. McKay was the head coach of the Flames from 2007 to 2009 before resigning to join Cavaliers Coach Tony Bennett’s staff. At his..." April 02

  • Liberty relieves Layer of head coaching duties

    The News & Advance "Within two hours after Liberty completed one of the worst men’s basketball seasons in program history, Flames athletics director Jeff Barber took action, relieving head coach Dale Layer of his duties after six seasons on the job. Barber was not available for comment after the school announced..." March 05

  • Longwood reinstates suspended forward awaiting appeal on misdemeanor sexual battery charge

    College Basketball Talk "After averaging 9.1 points and 6.2 rebounds per game at Palm Beach (Florida) CC in 2013-14, 6-foot-8 junior forward Jason Pimentel was expected to help Longwood in the front court this season. That all changed November 6, when Pimentel was suspended indefinitely after being charged with..." February 17

  • Charges dropped against Longwood wing Shaq Johnson

    College Basketball Talk "The judge in the criminal case against Shaq Johnson has ordered a nolle prosequi, has learned. Nolle prosequi literally means “no longer prosecute”. The news was first reported by the Longwood Rotunda. A nolle prosequi ruling does not mean that Johnson was acquitted of the..." October 27

  • Dismissed Missouri center Zach Price joins Winthrop

    SI - College Football "Former Missouri transfer Zach Price officially joined Winthrop, the school announced Tuesday. Price, a 6-foot-10, 250-pound center, signed with Louisville in 2011 and played two seasons there before transferring to Missouri. While sitting out the 2013 season because of transfer rules, Price..." August 26

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Cannon transferring to UNCA

    Citizen-Times "The all-time leading shot blocker in NCHSAA history will finish his college basketball career at UNC Asheville, according to his former high school coach. Mountain Heritage graduate John Cannon was a 6-foot-10 junior center on Georgia's roster last season, but left the team prior to the..." June 03

  • Campbell's Darius Leonard will play final season of basketball elsewhere

    Fay Observer "Darius Leonard, Campbell's second-leading scorer, will graduate Saturday and play his final season of college basketball at another school. Wake Forest has shown interest in Leonard, who plans to visit Drexel this week and travel early next week to Marquette, which is coached by former Duke..." May 08

  • Report: James Johnson to transfer to Liberty

    College Basketball Talk "James Johnson is headed to his third school in four years. The former San Diego State and Virginia big man will finish out his collegiate career at Liberty, according to a report from Jeff Goodman of Johnson played the first semester of his career with the Cavaliers, but left the..." April 23

  • Virginia beats Coastal Carolina 70-59 to advance "Anthony Gillscored 17 points to help No. 1 seed Virginia pull away late and beat Coastal Carolina 70-59 on Friday night, avoiding a historic upset in the NCAA tournament. The Cavaliers, the top seed in the East Region, trailed by 10 in the first half and five at halftime to the 16th-seeded..." March 22

  • Radford 96, Oregon St. 92

    ProSportsDaily "Ya Ya Anderson scored 23 points and the Highlanders never trailed upsetting the host Beavers in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational. Javonte Green and R.J. Price both scored 20 points for Radford (22-12), which will play Old Dominion in the second round. Rashaun Davis added..." March 20

  • March Madness Begins Friday for the Chanticleers "The Coastal Carolina University men's basketball team will take part in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 21 years beginning Friday night at 9:25 p.m. The Chanticleers will take on the #3/4 Virginia Cavaliers inside PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. The game will be broadcast live on TBS. Coastal..." March 19

  • Where are they now? Catching up with Coastal Carolina’s last NCAA tournament team from 1993

    Myrtle Beach Online "Russ Bergman will be 6,700 miles and 15 time zones away when Coastal Carolina tips off against top-seeded Virginia in Friday’s second round of the NCAA Tournament. Actually, it will be Saturday in Vladivostok – where Bergman coaches in the professional Russian Super A League – when he sits..." March 19

  • Once engaged, Gophers slip past High Point

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "At the start, Williams Arena was a reflection pool on a cloudy day. A trickle of basketball fans dressed in maroon-and-gold garb slogged into the echoing Barn, back for a game they were hoping they wouldn’t have to see. Had Minnesota made the NCAA tournament, they would have been watching on..." March 19

  • Minnesota 88, High Point 81

    ProSportsDaily "Maverick Ahanmisi scored a career-best 21 points as the host Golden Gophers defeated the Panthers in the opening round of the NIT. Joey King contributed 14 points and seven rebounds for top-seeded Minnesota (21-13), which will face Saint Mary’s in the second round. Andre Hollins and Maurice..." March 19

  • Coastal Carolina’s long wait ends with coveted NCAA tournament berth

    Myrtle Beach Online "When Cliff Ellis agreed to take over Coastal Carolina’s middling men’s basketball program in 2007 and make his return to coaching after successful stints under larger spotlights at Clemson and Auburn, he came with the intent of doing exactly what he had done his whole career – elevating a program..." March 10

  • Green earns first-team all-Big South honors, Noreen all-academic "The Big South Conference announced its regular season awards Monday, and Radford junior Javonte Green was named a first-team honoree becoming the first Highlander to earn that honor since the 2009-10 season. Green was a second-team honoree a year ago and becomes the inaugural first-team selection..." March 04

  • Coastal Carolina Hosts Presbyterian Wednesday Night "With the Big South Conference South Division crown on the line, the Coastal Caroline University men’s basketball team hosts a pair of home games to close out the 2013-14 regular season. Coastal currently sits in a three-way tie for first place in the division and needs a pair of wins this week to..." February 26

  • Chanticleers open final homestand with much on the line

    Myrtle Beach Online "The Big South tournament is not until next week, but as far as Coastal Carolina basketball coach Cliff Ellis is concerned, his team is already in playoff mode. The Chanticleers enter the final week of the regular season in a three-way tie for first place in the conference’s South Division, and..." February 26

  • Radford road streak halted at VMI "Radford's four-game road winning streak was snapped Saturday at VMI (17-10, 10-4) when the Keydets posted an 88-76 victory over the Highlanders at Cameron Hall. Javonte Green scored 21 points, and Jalen Carethers had 14 to lead Radford (18-11, 8-6), but it was not enough to hold off the division..." February 25

  • UNC Asheville tops Coastal Carolina in pivotal Big South clash

    Myrtle Beach Online "When this week began, the Coastal Carolina men’s basketball team looked to be in comfortable control of a division championship and first-round bye in the Big South tournament. Thanks to a stretch of seven wins in the span of eight games, the Chanticleers had a two-game lead atop the..." February 25