Bradley Rumors & News

  • Bradley's leading scorer Warren Jones dismissed from team

    Journal Star "The youthful Bradley men’s basketball team just got younger. Senior guard Warren Jones – one of just three eligible upperclassmen on the roster and Bradley’s leading scorer last year at 11.9 points per game – has been dismissed from the squad, BU coach Brian Wardle confirmed in a statement..." August 19

  • Bradley transfer Josh Cunningham commits to Dayton

    CBS Sports "Bradley transfer Josh Cunningham has committed to Dayton, sources told on Thursday night. The 6-7 forward will have three years of eligibility remaining after sitting out next season, per NCAA rules." June 11

  • Rutgers hoops adds Bradley transfer guard Omari Grier

    Asbury Park Press "The spring signing period ended Wednesday, but Rutgers’ 2015 recruiting class kept growing Friday. The Scarlet Knights added a commitment from Bradley transfer Omari Grier, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard who will be eligible for the coming season as a postgraduate player. “Excited to be a part of..." May 22

  • Bradley coach apologizes, says discipline for 3 men's basketball players forthcoming

    Peoria Journal-Star "Three Bradley men’s basketball players face disciplinary action for their roles in an early Thursday morning disturbance at Big Al’s strip club that saw leading scorer Warren Jones arrested for using an older teammate’s identification card. He was also cited for underage drinking. Teammates..." January 30

  • Bradley guard Warren Jones arrested; teammate Ka'Darryl Bell ticketed

    Peoria Journal-Star "Bradley men's basketball's leading scorer Warren Jones, 20, was arrested early Thursday morning for obstruction of identification and criminal trespass. The arrest allegedly occurred at Big Al's in downtown Peoria. Jones, averaging 13.9 points per game, was booked into Peoria County Jail at..." January 29

  • Bradley forward Auston Barnes charged with domestic battery

    Journal Star "Bradley senior basketball forward Auston Barnes was charged Friday with misdemeanor domestic battery in connection with an incident last month. Barnes, 22, of 908 N. Frink St., Apt. 10, is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday, Sept. 24, for his initial appearance on the charge, which..." September 22

  • Bradley’s Auston Barnes arrested early Sunday morning

    College Basketball Talk "Auston Barnes, a senior forward that started 31 games for the Braves this past season, was arrested by Bradley campus police on Sunday morning on domestic battery charges. He was taken to Peoria County jail and had yet to be released as of 7 a.m. on Monday morning. Bradley is aware of the..." August 11

  • 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

  • Morgan Park's Josh Cunningham picks Bradley

    Chicago Tribune "Josh Cunningham was a starter on two state championship teams at Morgan Park. Now his goal is to play in the NCAA tournament with Bradley. Cunningham, a 6-foot-7 senior, passed on the chance to play at more established programs Tuesday and announced his decision to attend college in..." April 29

  • MVC Insider: Shockers rule Valley with no test from Creighton

    Springfield News-Leader "Doug Elgin is like the rest of us. The longtime commissioner of the Missouri Valley Conference sometimes catches himself wondering “What if?” in a season that — to borrow a phrase from Charles Dickens’ Tale of Two Cities — is the best of times and worst of times for his league. “Creighton would..." February 28

  • No. 2 Wichita St. makes history as first to go 30-0 with win over Bradley "Wichita State became the first team ever to go 30-0 in the regular season, defeating Bradley 69-49 on Tuesday night inside Carver Arena. Ron Baker led the way with 15 points on 6-of-12 shooting, including 3-of-7 from three-point range, while pulling down six rebounds. Tekele Cotton had 13..." February 26