• Bruce Pearl still refusing to interview with Auburn officials and legal counsel

    USA Today "Bruce Pearl is still refusing to interview with Auburn officials and university legal counsel. While the Tigers fourth-year head coach said in a media conference Wednesday that’s his staff has done “a lot of things” to resolve the school’s ongoing investigation into the men’s basketball..." November 23

  • LaVar Ball's Big Baller Brand gets major boost

    USA Today "Whether it's sheer coincidence or brilliant marketing, a sports sponsorship company suggests that LaVar Ball used the days leading up to Thanksgiving to financially bolster his family's company, Big Baller Brand, thanks to the international visibility he garnered from a feud with President Donald..." November 23

  • Chinese law professor calls BS that Donald Trump saved UCLA players from prison time

    Sporting News - NCAAB "President Donald Trump called LaVar Ball "ungrateful" for not being more appreciative for getting his son and two other UCLA players out of five to 10 years in jail for a shoplifting charge in China. The only problem is a shoplifting charge apparently does not carry that kind of jail time..." November 23

  • Hawaii gives Eran Ganot contract extension

    Fanrag Sports "Hawaii coach Eran Ganot was given a one-year extension by the school on Wednesday, a source told FanRag Sports. The program has since announced the deal. Ganot, who is in his third season at Hawaii, took the Rainbow Warriors to the NCAA Tournament in his first season with the school. Ganot..." November 23

  • Kyrie Irving offers some advice for Michael Porter Jr. after his season-ending injury

    CBS Sports "Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving, a former No. 1 overall pick, might be more known for his handles and championship these days, but he was once a top college prospect. However, an injury kept his time at Duke very brief before he jumped to the NBA for the draft. A similar story could happen..." November 22

  • Vanderbilt Just Landed Its 2nd 5-Star Of The 2018 Class

    The Spun "The Commodores are putting together one of the best classes in the country. Vanderbilt – yes, Vanderbilt – is putting together one of the country’s best recruiting classes. The Commodores just landed a commitment from Simi Shittu, a five-star power forward out of Vermont Academy. He’s the..." November 22

  • Kansas still without freshman Billy Preston

    College Basketball Talk "Kansas freshman Billy Preston has yet to make his debut for the Jayhawks and it appears he’ll have to wait a bit longer before that happens. Head coach Bill Self met with media earlier this week to discuss the Preston situation, saying that nothing has changed about his status quite yet...." November 22

  • Donald Trump Calls LaVar Ball a 'Poor Man's Don King without the Hair'

    TMZ "ONLY IN AMERICA!!!!!! Donald Trump is CONTINUING his war with LaVar Ball -- this time ripping him as the "poor man's version of Don King, but without the hair." Trump is clearly still pissed over LaVar's CNN interview -- in which Ball refused to thank POTUS for helping get his son LiAngelo..." November 22

  • Brian Bowen, player tied to Rick Pitino's firing, will not play for Louisville

    ESPN "Louisville announced Wednesday that freshman Brian Bowen will not play for the university. Bowen is not allowed to practice or play for the team. He will remain on scholarship as long as he is at Louisville but could transfer to another school, according to the university. "Brian has been a..." November 22

  • Donald Trump calls LaVar Ball an 'ungrateful fool'

    USA Today "President Donald Trump referred to LaVar Ball as an "ungrateful fool" and "just a poor man's version of Don King, but without the hair" in a series of tweets Wednesday morning. Trump waited more than 24 hours to retaliate against Ball, who appeared on CNN on Tuesday night and again downplayed..." November 22

  • Mizzou announces Michael Porter Jr. ‘likely’ out for the season

    SEC Country "Mizzou basketball’s chances at a special season were dealt a major blow on Tuesday. Star freshman Michael Porter Jr. is likely out for the season. The school’s official basketball Twitter account revealed that Porter will undergo surgery on Tuesday and “likely” miss the remainder of the season...." November 21

  • LaVar Ball refuses to thank Donald Trump in CNN interview

    Larry Brown Sports "The grudge match between LaVar Ball and President Donald Trump may be hitting new levels. Ball joined CNN on Monday night for an interview. Sitting in for Don Lemon was Chris Cuomo, and he had no idea what he was in for. Cuomo tried to grill Ball about Ball’s son, LiAngelo, being arrested..." November 21

  • White House: Trump Wasn't Serious About Leaving UCLA Players In China

    TMZ "Reeeeelax ... Donald Trump's mouthpiece says POTUS was only tweeting "rhetorically" when suggesting he should have left LaVar Ball's son in a Chinese jail. Yep. Sarah Huckabee Sanders just addressed the media ... and was asked about Trump's tweets in which he said LaVar was "unaccepting"..." November 20

  • Now Kobe Bryant says he'd have picked Duke, not UNC, if he went to college

    CBS Sports "One of the most fun hypothetical games you can play as a fan of your favorite team is the "what if?" game. For example, what if Kevin Durant had stayed local and played for Maryland instead of opting to go cross country to play for Rick Barnes at Texas? What if Lonzo Ball picked Southern..." November 20

  • 5-star recruit Bol Bol commits to Oregon

    Fanrag Sports "Five-star recruit Bol Bol has committed to the Oregon Ducks, giving the program the No. 1 center and No. 4 overall prospect in the 2018 class. The son of Manute Bol, the up-and-coming big man is a player standing at 7-3 with a 7-9 wingspan, who can protect the rim and knock down..." November 20

  • Rick Pitino open to coaching again, but says he must 'get on with a different part of my life'

    ESPN "Rick Pitino hasn't ruled out a return to coaching, but he told ESPN that he needs to move on with his life in case another opportunity doesn't present itself. Pitino, 65, was fired by Louisville a little more than a month ago despite maintaining he wasn't aware of an alleged payment from a..." November 20

  • Trump in response to LaVar: 'I should have left them in jail'

    ABC News "President Donald Trump shot back at LaVar Ball, who downplayed the president's role in getting his son and two other UCLA basketball players released after they were detained in China for questioning following shoplifting allegations. "I should have left them in jail," Trump tweeted Sunday...." November 19

  • Trump’s Social Media Director Goes After LaVar Ball on Twitter, So Yes We Legitimately Have a Trump vs. BBB Beef

    Black Sports Online "This is amazing. When 2017 started did you ever think we would have a LaVar Ball vs. Donald Trump beef? What a time to be alive. Trump tried to take all the credit for bringing LiAngelo home after he stole some Louis Vuitton shades in China. LaVar spoke to ESPN and said Trump was..." November 19

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