Atlantic Coast RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kentucky secures commitment from 5-star 2022 recruit Skyy Clark

    The Score "Five-star guard Skyy Clark is committing to Kentucky's 2022 class, he announced Thursday on Instagram. Clark picked the Wildcats over interest from North Carolina, Memphis, and UCLA. The Nashville native is ranked 19th overall on the 2022 ESPN 60. " October 22

  • Bryce McGowens decommits from Florida State

    Tallahassee Democrat "Florida State men's basketball's top-ranked 2021 signing class took a hit Thursday. 2021 five-star shooting guard commit Bryce McGowens announced Thursday that he's decommitting from FSU. FSU reportedly remains a possible destination for his collegiate career. He..." October 08

  • What to know about the first three teams heading to Louisville's basketball bubble

    USA Today "Three teams have signed contracts to play in Louisville’s nonconference bubble and more are expected in the coming days. Duquesne, UNC Greensboro and Winthrop have committed to the multi-team event at the Yum Center starting Nov. 25. Cardinals coach Chris Mack has..." October 08

  • Florida and Virginia agree to game at Connecticut's Mohegan Sun

    CBS Sports "Florida and Virginia have never met for a regular-season game in men's basketball. That could change this season. The Gators and Cavaliers have made significant modifications to their nonconference schedules and have agreed in principle to play each other Nov. 27, sources..." October 06

  • Chris Mack Trolls John Calipari Over Louisville-Kentucky Rivalry Game

    The Big Lead "Chris Mack was in a trolling mood on Tuesday. Louisville's head coach took to Twitter and recorded a two-minute video where he very politely crapped all over Kentucky head coach John Calipari. Louisville and Kentucky are in danger of not playing this year and Mack clearly blames his..." September 29

  • Louisville Cardinals basketball players, coach Chris Mack lead march, call for unity after Breonna Taylor ruling

    ESPN "Louisville men's basketball coach Chris Mack and players David Johnson, Charles Minlend and Malik Williams gave speeches calling for unity, tolerance and equality on Friday, two days after a grand jury in the city decided to not move forward with charges..." September 26

  • John Calipari, despite Louisville’s wishes, won’t play rivalry game at neutral site

    Yahoo! Sports "John Calipari isn’t budging.  The longtime Kentucky coach doesn’t want to play Louisville anywhere other than the KFC Yum! Center this season — even amid the COVID-19 pandemic and Louisville coach Chris Mack’s desire to play the game at a neutral..." September 25

  • British guard Cameron Hildreth commits to Wake Forest

    ESPN "Cameron Hildreth, one of the top international basketball recruits committing to the college route in the Class of 2021, has committed to Wake Forest, he told ESPN on Thursday. "The main thing that stood out to me for Wake was the unbelievable staff members, from the..." September 24

  • Louisville responds to NCAA's notice of allegations against basketball team

    The Score "The University of Louisville has issued a response to the NCAA after the organization issued the school a notice of allegations in May. The school initially received a notice of allegations for its involvement in the NCAA's pay-for-play scheme,..." September 21

  • Maui Invitational is moving to Asheville, North Carolina; will be played a week later

    CBS Sports "The 2020 Maui Invitational is moving to Asheville, North Carolina. The perennial most prestigious in-season tournament is now scheduled to be played from Nov. 30-Dec. 2, it was announced Friday.  The event will be held at Harrah's Cherokee Center.  This..." September 19

  • Louisville wants nonconference bubble Nov. 25-Dec. 5

    Yardbarker "Add the Louisville Cardinals to the list of college basketball programs embracing isolated bubble sites for nonconference play.  On Friday, Louisville coach Chris Mack tweeted that the program wishes to face between three and five teams from Nov. 25 through Dec. 5 in a..." September 18

  • 2020 Battle 4 Atlantis moved to South Dakota

    The Score "This year's Battle 4 Atlantis, one of college basketball's marquee early season tournaments, will take place at the Sanford Pentagon in South Dakota, sources told CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein. A limited number of fans will be permitted, but all those in attendance must..." September 14

  • FSU Hoops Coach Sue Semrau Takes Season Off to Help with Mom's Cancer Battle

    TMZ "Florida State coaching legend Sue Semrau will step away from the women's basketball program this season to focus on caring for her mother, who is battling ovarian cancer. Semrau says she's been traveling back and forth from Tallahassee to the family home in Seattle..." September 09

  • After UNC's complaint, Twitter takes down Eric Trump's doctored Roy Williams video

    Yahoo! Sports "A complaint from the University of North Carolina seems to have led to Twitter taking down a video posted by Eric Trump featuring the face of his father President Donald Trump overlaid onto the body of UNC basketball coach Roy Williams. The younger Trump published the video in..." August 28

  • Memphis' Landers Nolley immediately eligible after NCAA grants waiver

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Landers Nolley II will play for Memphis next season.  According to a source within the athletic department, the NCAA approved the Tigers' request for a waiver that grants the Virginia Tech transfer immediate eligibility. The source requested anonymity..." August 28