Southeastern RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ole Miss' Brooks released from hospital following seizure

    SEC Country "Here’s positive news regarding Ole Miss guard Rasheed Brooks. ESPN’s Andy Katz reported that Brooks was released from the hospital Thursday night, two days after Brooks suffered a seizure during the Rebels’ game against Tennessee. A stretcher was required to remove Brooks from the court. He..." January 20

  • Rebels top Vols, but guard hospitalized after seizure

    The Sports Xchange "Terence Davis and Sebastian Saiz recorded double-doubles to help Ole Miss beat Tennessee 80-69 in a Southeastern Conference game that featured a scary moment Tuesday night at The Pavilion in Oxford, Miss. Ole Miss senior guard Rasheed Brooks was taken off the court on a stretcher after..." January 18

  • Maten helps Georgia defeat struggling Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Yante Maten scored 21 points and Georgia handled struggling Vanderbilt in a 76-68 victorty Tuesday at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, Ga. Maten led four Bulldog starters in double figures, with senior point guard J.J. Frazier finishing with 15 points, six rebounds and five..." January 18

  • Ole Miss Player Rasheed Brooks Hospitalized After Suffering On-Court Seizure

    Deadspin "Shortly after halftime of this evening’s Ole Miss-Tennessee game, Ole Miss senior Rasheed Brooks collapsed in front of his team’s bench. He was carted off the court shortly after and Ole Miss eventually won the game. The school announced that he’d suffered a seizure and had gone to the hospital." January 18

  • Balanced Alabama bests Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Riley Norris paced a balanced attack with 13 points and Alabama continued its midseason surge with a 68-56 win over struggling Missouri on Wednesday night at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Sophomore guard Avery Johnson Jr., the son of Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson, and..." January 18

  • Pearl wins 500th game as Auburn tops LSU

    The Sports Xchange "Auburn coach Bruce Pearl won his 500th career game as his club held off visiting LSU 78-74 victory Wednesday at Auburn (Ala.) Arena. Freshman guard Mustapha Heron and senior guard T.J. Dunans each scored 12 points to lead four Auburn starters in double figures. LSU (9-8, 1-5 SEC) lost..." January 18

  • No. 24 South Carolina tops No. 19 Florida behind Thornwell

    The Sports Xchange "Frank Martin said it was a major point of emphasis not to let Florida's 3-point shooting become a factor. But the South Carolina coach never considered his club would snap an impressive 25-year shooting streak. Senior guard Sindarius Thornwell scored 20 points and the No. 24 Gamecocks..." January 18

  • Fresno State secures transfer from former Auburn commit New Williams

    Fanrag Sports "The Fresno State Bulldogs have secured a transfer from former Auburn Tiger New Williams, FanRag Sports’ Jon Rothstein reports. Williams was granted a release from his scholarship back in December as he was allowed to pursue the opportunity to transfer. As a freshman last season, he averaged..." January 17

  • Macon propels Arkansas past Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "Daryl Macon scored 16 points and made seven of his nine free throws in the final 4:20 as Arkansas rallied to beat Texas A&M 62-60 on Tuesday in Southeastern Conference action at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas. Two free throws by Macon with 2:26 to play and then two more one minute..." January 17

  • No. 5 Kentucky rebuffs Mississippi State

    The Sports Xchange "STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Fifth-ranked Kentucky nearly blew an 18-point second-half lead before holding on to defeat Mississippi State 88-81 on Tuesday night. The Wildcats (16-2, 6-0 Southeastern Conference) earned their 11th consecutive victory over the Bulldogs (12-5, 3-2). "We go into..." January 17

  • Herard, Mississippi State down Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Schnider Herard scored a career-high 16 points, and sophomore guard Quinndary Weatherspoon hits some big shots late to lift Mississippi State to a 67-59 win over visiting Texas A&M on Saturday at Humphrey Coliseum in Starkville, Miss. Weatherspoon finished with 13 points,..." January 14

  • No. 23 Florida outlasts Georgia in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Florida coach Mike White had a premonition and it wasn't the type a coach likes to have before a game. The Gators haven't been clicking on all cylinders despite not losing in more than a month and he feared the team's good fortune was about to turn. "We had our worst practice yesterday..." January 14

  • Collins haunts LSU in Alabama's win over Tigers

    The Sports Xchange "Former LSU guard Corban Collins came off the bench to score a game-high 24 points as Alabama defeated LSU 81-66 in an SEC game Saturday afternoon at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. Collins, who played at Morehead State between LSU and Alabama, had a season-high point..." January 14

  • Freshman duo of Monk, Adebayo lead Kentucky to win

    The Sports Xchange "LEXINGTON, Ky. -- No. 6-ranked Kentucky (15-2, 5-0) maintained its hold on first place in the Southeastern Conference on Saturday with a 92-72 victory over Auburn (11-6, 1-4). "We challenged them, but we never really threatened them," Auburn coach Bruce Pearl said. "Kentucky is a great team..." January 14

  • Arkansas breezes past Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Daryl Macon had 17 points and six assists to help Arkansas beat Missouri 92-73 in a Southeastern Conference game on Saturday at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. Dusty Hannahs scored 16 points for Arkansas (13-4, 2-3 SEC). Jaylen Barford had 13 points and seven rebounds, Anton Beard..." January 14

  • Dozier, Silva propel South Carolina past Ole Miss

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard P.J. Dozier scored 16 points as South Carolina continued its hot start to the SEC season with a 67-56 win over depleted Ole Miss on Saturday at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, S.C. The Gamecocks are off to their first 4-0 SEC start since 1997. They've won four in a row and..." January 14

  • Bone, sharp-shooting Tennessee topples Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- Nashville native Jordan Bone scored 23 points and had five assists as Tennessee shot 58.6 percent from the field in a road win against in-state rival Vanderbilt, 87-75, at Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday night. Guards Admiral Schofield (15), Robert Hubbs III (12) and..." January 14

  • Weatherspoon fuels Mississippi State past Arkansas

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Quinndary Weatherspoon drilled six 3-pointers en route to finishing with 25 points to lead visiting Mississippi State to an 84-78 victory over Arkansas on Tuesday in a Southeastern Conference game at Fayetteville, Ark. Weatherspoon made 8 of 11 shots from the field, including 6 of 7..." January 11

  • Stone guides No. 23 Florida past Alabama

    The Sports Xchange "Keith Stone picked a good time for the third double-digit scoring night of his young career. The freshman forward scored 14 points and drained all three of his 3-point attempts to help No. 23 Florida post an 80-67 victory over Alabama on Tuesday in Southeastern Conference play at Tuscaloosa,..." January 11

  • Tennessee Vols dismiss guard Detrick Mostellla

    Tennessean "Detrick Mostella has been dismissed from the Tennessee basketball team for a violation of team rules, Tennessee spokesman Tom Satkowiak confirmed to GoVols247 on Tuesday night. Mostella, a junior guard from Decatur, Ala., averaged 10.5 points and 3.39 rebounds per game in 15 games this season,..." January 11

  • John Calipari's New Sales Pitch: Become a One-and-a-Half-and-Done Player

    Bleacher Report "Another season of college basketball in Lexington, Kentucky, another innovation by head coach John Calipari that could change the game. On Saturday, Hamidou Diallo, an absurdly athletic 18-year-old shooting guard from New York City who's ranked 10th in his class, committed to play basketball at..." January 11

  • Thornwell guides Gamecocks past Vols

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Sindarius Thornwell scored 22 points, leading South Carolina to a 70-60 Southeastern Conference road win over Tennessee on Wednesday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. The Gamecocks (13-3, 3-0 SEC) jumped on turnover-prone Tennessee early but didn't put away the..." January 11

  • Georgia handles cold-shooting Ole Miss

    The Sports Xchange "Georgia guard J.J. Frazier had a team-high 17 points and forward Yante Maten posted a double-double for the Bulldogs in a 69-47 win Wednesday night against cold-shooting Ole Miss in a SEC game at Oxford, Miss. Maten had 15 points and 11 rebounds as Georgia improved to 11-5 overall and 3-1 in..." January 11

  • Texas A&M blows out LSU

    The Sports Xchange "Texas A&M scored the first basket of the game and never relinquished the lead as it routed LSU 92-62 to get its first SEC win Wednesday night at the Reed Arena in College Station, Texas. The Aggies built an early 16-point lead, regained that margin at halftime and steadily increased it early..." January 11

  • Heron's late surge helps Auburn upend Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman guard Mustapha Heron overcame a slow start to score 16 points, and Auburn snapped a three-game slide with a 77-72 road win over Missouri on Tuesday in a battle of struggling SEC teams at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. Heron missed his first nine field-goal attempts, but hit a..." January 10

  • Guards guide No. 6 Kentucky past Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Plagued by foul trouble, Vanderbilt tried its best to keep up with Kentucky's high-powered offense but fell short in an 87-81 loss to the No. 6 Wildcats on Tuesday evening at Memorial Gym. Kentucky's three guards -- Isaiah Briscoe (23 points), De'Aaron Fox (22) and Malik..." January 10

  • No. 6 Kentucky pulls away from Arkansas 97-71

    The Sports Xchange "LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Freshman guard De'Aaron Fox scored a career-high 27 points and No. 6 Kentucky rolled to a 97-71 victory over Arkansas on Saturday night at Rupp Arena. "De'Aaron Fox is ridiculous," Kentucky coach John Calipari said. "He's been doing extra work. He's been coming to practice..." January 08

  • Georgia pulls away from Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard J.J. Frazier scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half and recorded five steals to help Georgia rally to a 71-66 victory over Missouri on Saturday in SEC play at Athens, Ga. Junior forward Yante Maten contributed 17 points and nine rebounds as the Bulldogs won despite..." January 07

  • South Carolina beats turnover-prone Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Duane Notice and freshman guard Rakym Felder scored 19 points each as South Carolina roared past turnover-prone Texas A&M 79-68 on Saturday afternoon at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, S.C., in the process remaining unbeaten in Southeastern Conference play. The Gamecocks (12-3, 2-0..." January 07

  • Mississippi State takes control early, drubs LSU

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi State raced to a 19-point halftime lead and coasted to a 95-78 SEC victory against LSU on Saturday afternoon at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. The Bulldogs (10-4, 2-0 SEC) ended a four-game losing streak against the Tigers in Baton Rouge. Aric Holman led..." January 07

  • Calipari, Kentucky land their fifth five-star prospect for class of 2017

    CBS Sports "Class of 2017 standout Hamidou Diallo publicly committed to Kentucky on Saturday and will enroll next week. But the five-star prospect is not expected to play for the Wildcats until next season. Diallo is 10th in 247Sports' Class of 2017 rankings. He chose Kentucky over..." January 07

  • Ole Miss continues to baffle Auburn with 88-85 win

    The Sports Xchange "Sebastian Saiz posted his sixth straight double-double and Ole Miss rallied past Auburn in the second half for an 88-85 win on Saturday at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Saiz finished with 14 points and 10 rebounds and junior guard Deandre Burnett added 18 points for the Rebels (10-5, 1-2..." January 07

  • Alabama runs past Vanderbilt 59-56

    The Sports Xchange "In a game of big runs, Alabama had the biggest, and that was the difference in the Crimson Tide's 59-56 victory over Vanderbilt on Saturday at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala.. The Crimson Tide (9-5, 2-0 SEC) came from 14 down in the second half to lead by seven, and held on down the..." January 07

  • No. 24 Florida surges past Tennessee in second half

    The Sports Xchange "It wasn't the start Florida coach Mike White was hoping for, but he'll take the finish. Senior forward Justin Leon scored a career-high 19 points and sophomore guard KeVaughn Allen fueled a hot-shooting second half as No. 24 Florida fought off a gritty effort from Tennessee in an 83-70 win..." January 07

  • Former Wildcat DeMarcus Cousins praises Malik Monk, De'Aaron Fox

    ESPN "Former Kentucky big man DeMarcus Cousins compared this year's Wildcats freshman backcourt of Malik Monk and De'Aaron Fox favorably to the guard duo he played with in college, John Wall and Eric Bledsoe. "The way they play together is like watching John and Eric, all over again," Cousins..." January 06

  • Blakeney carries LSU past Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Antonio Blakeney had 24 points and six rebounds to lead LSU to an 88-77 victory over Missouri on Wednesday night in a Southeastern Conference game at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. Jalyn Patterson and Aaron Epps scored 11 points apiece for LSU (9-4, 1-1 SEC). Brandon Sampson and Wayde Sims..." January 05

  • Mizzou freshman Mitchell Smith out for season with ACL injury

    SEC Country "Missouri will be missing freshman forward Mitchell Smith for the rest of the season due to a knee injury. The Tigers announced Thursday that Smith had suffered an ACL injury and would be out for the remainder of the season. He had seen action in 11 games this season, averaging 7.5 minutes, 2.4..." January 05

  • Monk, Fox propel No. 6 Kentucky in rout of Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "LEXINGTON, Ky. -- No. 6 Kentucky was clicking Tuesday night and there was nothing Texas A&M could do to stop the runaway train. The Wildcats (12-2, 2-0 SEC) rolled to a 100-58 victory over the Aggies (8-5, 0-2) at Rupp Arena. "Texas A&M, they just hit us on a good night," Kentucky..." January 04

  • Thornwell's return boosts South Carolina in 67-61 win

    The Sports Xchange "Sindarius Thornwell returned from a six-game suspension and had a big night, leading South Carolina to a 67-61 road win over Georgia on Wednesday night in an SEC game at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, Ga. Sophomore guard P.J. Dozier had a game-high 24 points. Thornwell finished with 19 points,..." January 04

  • Fisher-Davis powers Vanderbilt past Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Vanderbilt guard Matthew Fisher-Davis set a career high with 33 points as the Commodores cruised by Auburn 80-61 at Memorial Gymnasium in Nashville, Tenn., on Wednesday night for their 13th straight victory over the Tigers. The game was never close as Fisher-Davis put Auburn away early,..." January 04

  • South Carolina guard Sindarius Thornwell cleared to return

    SEC Country "South Carolina senior guard Sindarius Thornwell has been cleared to return to action this week. The school announced on Monday morning that Thornwell would suit-up for the Gamecocks SEC opener at Georgia on Wednesday night. According to the university’s official release, South Carolina coach..." January 03

  • Macon's free throws help Arkansas beat Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "Arkansas guard Daryl Macon made some critical free throws down the stretch as the Razorbacks outlasted Tennessee 82-78 in a Southeastern Conference game in Knoxville, Tenn., on Tuesday. After trailing for much of the second half, Tennessee (8-6, 1-1 SEC) got to within 62-61 after a 3-pointer..." January 03

  • Ingram helps Alabama win at Mississippi State

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman guard Dazon Ingram scored 13 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Alabama answered an early challenge from Mississippi State in the second half en route to a 68-58 road win Tuesday in the SEC opener for both teams at Humphrey Coliseum in Starkville, Miss. Freshman guard Avery..." January 03

  • No. 24 Florida tops Ole Miss

    The Sports Xchange "Canyon Barry's family lineage hints that he might be good at shooting a basketball. The senior guard lived up to expectations on Tuesday when he matched his season high of 20 points to lead No. 24 Florida to a 70-63 victory over Mississippi in SEC play at Gainesville, Fla. Barry, the..." January 03

  • Strong second half propels Memphis past South Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "Memphis used a 15-3 second-half run to ease past South Carolina 70-54 in a foul-plagued affair on Friday. South Carolina was within 39-38 on a jumper by Justin McKie with 12 minutes to play, but two free throws by Jimario Rivers keyed a blitz by the Tigers that left the team up 53-41 with..." December 31

  • Vanderbilt defeats LSU to end series skid

    The Sports Xchange "Riley LaChance scored 24 points and led a 3-point barrage as Vanderbilt defeated LSU, 96-89, in the SEC opener for both teams Thursday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. LaChance made 4-of-7 3-pointers and the Commodores made 16-of-32. The Tigers made 17-of-28..." December 30

  • No. 25 Florida defeats Arkansas in SEC opener

    The Sports Xchange "Florida sophomore guard KeVaughn Allen, a native of Little Rock, Ark., expected to be greeted by boos when he took the floor against Arkansas on Thursday night. He got what he expected, but didn't get rattled and instead reminded Razorback fans what they missed when he elected to sign with the..." December 30

  • LSU dismisses F Craig Victor for violation of team rules

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU has dismissed junior forward Craig Victor for a violation of team rules prior to the Tigers opening conference play against Vanderbilt on Thursday night. The team made the announcement in a statement. "We are obviously disappointed that we had to take this action," LSU coach Johnny..." December 30

  • Mizzou freshman Willie Jackson leaves Tigers’ basketball team

    Kansas City Star "Less than six hours before its nonconference finale against Lipscomb on Thursday, the Missouri men’s basketball team announced that freshman forward Willie Jackson will transfer. Jackson, a 6-foot-6 Cleveland native, intends to continue his career at a school closer to home, according to a..." December 29

  • Maten, Frazier power Georgia past Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Georgia's star tandem of Yante Maten and J.J. Frazier combined for 58 points and the Bulldogs withstood an early 3-point barrage by Auburn and rallied past the Tigers in the second half for a 96-84 victory Wednesday at Auburn, Ala. Maten finished with 31 points, his third 30-point..." December 29

  • Vols block Aggies in SEC opener

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Grant Williams scored 12 points and blocked six shots, and Tennessee beat Texas A&M 73-63 Wednesday in an impressive Southeastern Conference road win at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas. Freshman guard Lamonte Turner added 14 points, and junior guard Detrick Mostella..." December 29

  • Lipscomb surprises Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Nathan Moran scored 22 points to help visiting Lipscomb beat Missouri 81-76 on Thursday night at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. Garrison Mathews had 16 points and six rebounds for the Bisons (7-9). Rob Marberry and Josh Williams added 14 points apiece. Jordan Geist scored 18 points for..." December 29

  • Weatherspoon paces Mississippi State win vs. Missouri-Kansas City

    The Sports Xchange "It was the Quinndary Weatherspoon show on Thursday night in Starkville, Miss. Mississippi State's leading scorer had 25 points, seven rebounds and four assists as the Bulldogs (9-3) routed Missouri-Kansas City (7-8), 77-54, at Humphrey Coliseum. Weatherspoon had five 3-pointers and was..." December 29

  • Alabama wins second straight, defeats Stetson

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Riley Norris scored 18 points, 13 of which came in the second half, as Alabama cruised past Stetson 83-60 at home on Thursday in its final nonconference game of the season. The Crimson Tide (7-5) won its second game in a row with a balanced scoring effort. Guard Dazon Ingram finished..." December 29

  • Kentucky rides Briscoe's triple-double to win

    The Sports Xchange "OXFORD, Miss. -- Sophomore guard Isaiah Briscoe recorded the second triple-double of Kentucky's season as the eighth-ranked Wildcats rolled to a 99-76 victory over Ole Miss in both teams' Southeastern Conference opener Thursday night at The Pavilion. "We played really today guys," Kentucky..." December 29

  • John Calipari rips one-and-done haters: 'If it's your son, you want him out in a year'

    TMZ "John Calipari says people hating on players leaving college after one year wouldn't be hating if it were THEIR KID ... saying sometimes a short college stay is best for the the athlete. Calipari is the head man in Kentucky -- a college bball powerhouse that routinely recruits the best players..." December 27

  • Strong second half lifts Wake Forest past LSU

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Dinos Mitoglou scored a career-high 28 points, and Wake Forest used torrid second-half shooting to pull away from LSU for a 110-76 victory Thursday night at Lawrence Joel Coliseum in Winston-Salem, N.C. Mitoglou drained eight 3-point baskets to lead six players in double..." December 23

  • Ole Miss overwhelms South Alabama

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Sebastian Saiz recorded a double-double while pacing a balanced Ole Miss attack, and the Rebels hammered South Alabama 92-58 Thursday at The Pavilion at Ole Miss in Oxford, Miss. Saiz finished with 23 points and 16 rebounds for the Rebels (8-3), who won their third in a row..." December 23

  • Kentucky lands 5-star forward Jarred Vanderbilt

    Louisville Courier-Journal "Kentucky added another five-star basketball recruit to its 2017 class on Friday. Small forward Jarred Vanderbilt chose the Wildcats over North Carolina, TCU and Oregon, announcing his decision on ESPNU and social media around noon. "I prayed. I've talked to my family," Vanderbilt said. "Just..." December 23

  • Harper leads Auburn past UConn in OT

    The Sports Xchange "HARTFORD, Conn. -- Freshman guard Jared Harper scored a game-high 22 points, including a go-ahead layup with 27 seconds left in overtime as Auburn survived a late run by Connecticut for a 70-67 victory at XL Center on Friday afternoon. Harper's layup came after freshman forward Danjel..." December 23

  • Walker's second-half surge lifts Oakland past Georgia

    The Sports Xchange "Oakland guard Martez Walker scored 25 of his career-high 30 points in the second half to lead the host Golden Grizzlies to an 86-79 victory over Georgia on Friday night. Guard J.J. Frazier led the Bulldogs (8-4) with 22 points and forward Derek Ogbeide had a double-double with 13 points and..." December 23

  • Auburn starts 4 freshman in win vs. Oklahoma

    The Sports Xchange "Jared Harper and T.J. Dunans scored 21 points each as Auburn beat Oklahoma 74-70 at Mohegan Sun Arena on Wednesday night. Dunans' total was a career high while Harper's tied his previous-best mark. Mustapha Heron added 15 points and 12 rebounds in the win. Auburn started four..." December 22

  • Alabama takes control. defeats Arkansas State

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Braxton Key scored 11 points, including a 3-pointer during a big Alabama run in the second half, and the Crimson Tide pulled away from visiting Arkansas State for a 67-52 win Wednesday at Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Ala. Senior forward Jimmie Taylor added 12 points off..." December 22

  • Clemson upsets No. 22 South Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "Clemson picked a real good time to beat a ranked nonconference opponent on the road for the first time in program history. This victory also comes with big-time in-state bragging rights and Tigers standout senior forward Jaron Blossomgame couldn't help but tweet "Our state #Clemson" after..." December 22

  • Weatherspoon powers Mississippi State comeback vs. Morehead State

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi State guard Quinndary Weatherspoon scored a career-high 27 points to lead the host Bulldogs to an 85-76 comeback victory over Morehead State. The Bulldogs (8-3) trailed by 10 points at halftime, but Weatherspoon rallied them back by scoring 15 points on 5 of 7 shooting from the..." December 22

  • Tennessee's Mostella delivers in victory

    The Sports Xchange "Detrick Mostella made a clutch jumper and two free throws in the final minutes to help visiting Tennessee beat Middle Tennessee State 72-68 on Thursday night before a sellout crowd at Freedom Hall in Johnson City, Tenn. Mostella had 25 points and seven rebounds for Tennessee (7-5). Robert..." December 22

  • Arkansas stomps Sam Houston State

    The Sports Xchange "Arkansas senior forward Moses Kingsley scored 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds, and the Razorbacks stayed hot with a 90-56 win over Sam Houston State on Thursday at Verizon Arena in Little Rock, Ark. Kingsley, the preseason Southeastern Conference player of the year, was one of four..." December 22

  • An insider’s view of the John Calipari-Rick Pitino rivalry

    Fox Sports "The newest chapter, in the most hate-filled rivalry in college basketball will take place when No. 10 Louisville plays host to No. 6 Kentucky on Wednesday. It’s a game that has seen bad blood spilled between the schools since 1913 — with a regular-season break from 1948-84 — and has only gotten..." December 21

  • Hill helps Illinois past Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Playing 20 miles from his home, Malcolm Hill delivered a game-high 21 points to guide Illinois to a 75-66 victory over Missouri in the Braggin' Rights Classic on Wednesday night at Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Maverick Morgan notched 19 points and 11 rebounds off the bench for Illinois..." December 21

  • Dayton downs Vanderbilt 68-63

    The Sports Xchange "Dayton survived a late offensive onslaught by Vanderbilt guard Matthew Fisher-Davis with clutch foul shooting from guard Charles Cooke III and upended the Commodores 68-63 on Wednesday night at University of Dayton Arena. Fisher-Davis scored 14 of his 25 points in the final 5:08 as..." December 21

  • Florida rolls past Little Rock 94-71

    The Sports Xchange "Christening renovated Exactech Arena with a blistering shooting display, Florida routed Little Rock 94-71 Wednesday night in a non-conference contest in Gainesville, Fla. In upping their record to 9-3, the Gators raced to a 56-27 halftime lead by making 22 of 32 shots from the field,..." December 21

  • Texas A&M routs St. Francis (Pa.)

    The Sports Xchange "Using superior size and balanced scoring, Texas A&M rolled to an 81-58 non-conference victory Wednesday night over St. Francis (Pa.) at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas. Five players reached double figures for the Aggies (8-3), led by DJ Hogg with 15 points, five rebounds and five..." December 21

  • No. 10 Louisville tops No. 6 Kentucky in thriller

    The Sports Xchange "LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Hometown hero Quentin Snider's 22 points led No. 10 Louisville to a 73-70 victory over No. 6 Kentucky on Wednesday night at the KFC Yum! Center. "I'm really delighted with the victory because it has been a while since we have beaten them," Pitino said, noting that..." December 21

  • Mississippi State shuts down Southern Miss

    The Sports Xchange "Quinndary Weatherspoon scored 16 points and Lamar Peters added 15 as Mississippi State renewed a rivalry with Southern Miss with an 86-44 victory on Monday at Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson. Tyson Carter had 11 points while Aric Holman collected 11 rebounds for the Bulldogs (7-3)...." December 20

  • Ole Miss breezes past Bradley 66-49

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Terence Davis matched his career high with 19 points and senior forward Sebastian Saiz had a big all-around game, leading Ole Miss to a 66-49 rout of Bradley on Monday night at The Pavilion at Ole Miss in Oxford, Miss. Saiz finished with 10 points, 13 rebounds, six blocks and..." December 20

  • No one-and-done craze? No Dunk City? Some of what might have been if Rick Pitino stayed at Kentucky

    ESPN "Last Thursday night, New Albany High School's Romeo Langford, the No. 2 junior in all of high school basketball, hosted La Lumiere's Brian Bowen, the 13th-ranked senior. In prep hoops world, this was big -- big enough to earn a prime-time spot on ESPN2, in fact, and thus big enough to lure..." December 20

  • Second-half burst propels Arkansas

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Daryl Macon scored 15 points, grabbed six rebounds and handed out five assists and Arkansas used a big second-half run to pull away from North Dakota State for a 71-55 win Tuesday at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. Senior forward Moses Kingsley, the preseason SEC player..." December 20

  • Mante, Frazier lead Georgia past Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Forward Yante Mante and guard J.J. Frazier shook off slow starts to combine for 31 points and lead Georgia to its second straight victorty over rival Georgia Tech, 60-43 on Tuesday at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta. Maten didn't score his first basket until 7:45 was left in the first half...." December 20

  • LSU wins fourth straight, defeats College of Charleston

    The Sports Xchange "LSU squandered a 13-point second-half lead, but scored the final 10 points of the game to defeat the College of Charleston 75-65 in a nonconference game Monday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. The Tigers (8-2) won their fourth straight and finished 7-0 in their..." December 19

  • Tennessee's Fulkerson out at least 6 weeks with dislocated elbow

    247 Sports "Robert Hubbs has played a lot of basketball games. None of those games had anything quite like the nasty-looking elbow injury John Fulkerson went down with Thursday night in Thompson-Boling Arena. Fulkerson, a freshman starter in Tennessee’s frontcourt, with down midway through the first..." December 18

  • Auburn edges Mercer on 3-pointer as time expires

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard T.J. Dunans hit a 3-pointer as time expired to lift Auburn past visiting Mercer 76-74 Sunday at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Dunans was called for goaltending seconds before his big shot, which allowed Mercer to take a one-point lead after Ria'n Holland converted a three-point..." December 18

  • Mitchell, Clemson top 'Bama

    The Sports Xchange "Shelton Mitchell scored 18 points and Clemson took advantage of a bevy of first-half Alabama turnovers to defeat the Crimson Tide 67-54 on Sunday at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Gabe DeVoe came off the bench to toss in 11 points for the Tigers, who were averaging a little more than..." December 18

  • No. 8 Gonzaga beats Tennessee to remain unbeaten

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Gonzaga coach Mark Few couldn't remember the last time one of his teams ever experienced foul trouble the way the Bulldogs did Sunday. However, like every other obstacle they have dealt with in nonconference play, the eighth-ranked Bulldogs pulled through just fine...." December 18

  • 5-star C Austin Wiley to play Sunday after enrolling early at Auburn

    ESPN "Five-star center Austin Wiley has enrolled early at Auburn and is eligible to play immediately. Wiley has already started practicing with the Tigers and will play against Mercer on Sunday. "I am extremely excited to announce that Austin Wiley has been deemed a qualifier by the NCAA and has..." December 17

  • Georgia gets 500th win at Stegeman

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Yante Maten scored 30 points, and Georgia notched its 500th win at Stegeman Coliseum with an 84-64 victory over Charleston Southern on Saturday in Athens, Ga. Senior guard J.J. Frazier added 14 points and five assists for the Bulldogs (7-3), who have won four of five. Eleven..." December 17

  • No. 19 Arizona holds off Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "HOUSTON -- For Arizona, seven (players that is) was enough, but just barely, to beat upset-minded Texas A&M on Saturday in the first game of the Lone Star Shootout at the Toyota Center. Dusan Ristic scored 18 points and Lauri Markkanen added 17 as No. 19 Arizona built a huge lead and held..." December 17

  • Arkansas' Macon ices win vs. Texas with free throws

    The Sports Xchange "Daryl Macon scored 23 points, including the decisive free throws with 22 seconds to play, as the Arkansas Razorbacks outlasted Texas 77-74 on Saturday at the Toyota Center in the second game of the Lone Star Shootout. No. 19 Arizona outlasted Texas A&M 67-63 in the first game of the neutral..." December 17

  • No. 16 South Carolina rallies past South Florida

    The Sports Xchange "PJ Dozier is being faced with a situation in which he needs to step up. The sophomore guard is certainly passing the test. Dozier scored a career-best 23 points to lead No. 16 South Carolina to a 77-66 victory over South Florida on Saturday in non-conference play at Tampa, Fla. It..." December 17

  • Eastern Illinois takes down Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "Montel Goodwin scored a career-high 22 and made the clinching 3-point shot with 1:42 left in the game as Eastern Illinois upset Missouri 67-64 on Saturday at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. After shooting 1 of 15 in the first half from behind the arc, Eastern Illinois made 7 of 14 3-pointers..." December 17

  • Reath propels LSU past Texas Southern

    The Sports Xchange "Duop Reath scored a game-high 21 points to lead five LSU players in double figures in an 88-80 non-conference victory against Texas Southern on Saturday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. Antonio Blakeney scored 16 points and Craig Victor II had 14 points and 10..." December 17

  • Monk scores 47 to lead No. 6 Kentucky past No. 7 North Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "LAS VEGAS – Kentucky freshman guard Malik Monk hesitated before making the go-ahead 3-pointer with 22 seconds left in the 103-100 victory for the sixth-ranked Wildcats over No. 7 North Carolina on Saturday. He said he heard his coach, John Calipari, yelling amid the noise of the 19,298 at..." December 17

  • Vanderbilt holds off Chattanooga

    The Sports Xchange "Visiting Chattanooga led nearly the entire way, but Vanderbilt center Luke Kornet canned a pair of 3-pointers, the last from the left side with 2.9 seconds left, as the Commodores eked out a 76-74 win at Memorial Gymnasium in Nashville, Tenn. Five Mocs, led by small forward Casey Jones (16..." December 17

  • Short-handed Auburn smashes Coastal Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "The arrest-related suspensions of two starters didn't prevent Auburn from rolling to an emphatic 117-72 victory over Coastal Carolina on Thursday night at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Danjel Purifoy had a career-high-tying 27 points and seven rebounds for Auburn (7-2). The freshman forward..." December 16

  • Alabama's Nick King receiving treatment for lung infection

    Tuscaloosa News "University of Alabama junior forward Nick King is undergoing treatment for a lung infection and will not return to action at least until January, UA head coach Avery Johnson said on Wednesday. "I met with the doctors and with Nick this morning," Johnson said. "Right now, they are treating him..." December 15

  • Horace Spencer & Bryce Brown suspended for misdemeanor possession

    Montgomery Advertiser "Two starters on the Auburn men’s basketball team have been suspended. Sophomore forward Horace Spencer and sophomore guard Bryce Brown have been suspended for Thursday night’s game against Coastal Carolina after being arrested for misdemeanor possession. Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl..." December 15

  • Tennessee rallies past Lipscomb behind Williams

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Grant Williams scored 30 points and Tennessee caught fire in the second half of a 92-77 victory over Lipscomb on Thursday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. The Volunteers scored the first nine points of the second half to erase a 58-49 halftime deficit. Their..." December 15

  • Burnett leads Mississippi over Murray State

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi guard Deandre Burnett scored a team-high 24 points, including a 14-of-16 performance from the free-throw line, in the Rebels' 78-73 victory over visiting Murray State on Thursday night. Also, leading the Rebels (7-3) were two players with double-doubles -- forward Sebastian Saiz..." December 15

  • Hall's career night leads Alabama past South Carolina-Upstate

    The Sports Xchange "Donta Hall scored a career-high 15 points as Alabama beat South Carolina Upstate 78-61 at home on Thursday. Alabama (5-4) was coming off back-to-back losses to Texas and Oregon, but looked like a different team against the Spartans. The Crimson Tide shot 58.6 percent from the floor in..." December 15

  • Blakeney's 27 points power LSU to victory

    The Sports Xchange "LSU shook off a slow start to get past North Carolina Central 70-66 in a non-conference game Tuesday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. The Tigers (6-2), who returned from a 14-day layoff for final exams, host Texas Southern on Saturday. The Eagles (6-5) visit..." December 14

  • East Tennessee State's late bucket sinks Mississippi State

    The Sports Xchange "Hanner Mosquera-Perea's offensive rebound and putback with three seconds to play lifted East Tennessee State past Mississippi State 67-65 on Wednesday night at Humphrey Coliseum in Starkville, Miss. With Mississippi State trailing 65-62, freshman guard Lamar Peters hit a tying 3-pointer..." December 14

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