Atlantic Coast RUMORS & NEWS

  • Texas lands 5-star SF Dillon Mitchell over Florida State and Tennessee

    Burnt Orange Nation "The Texas Longhorns landed an elite prospect in the 2022 recruiting class with Monday’s commitment from Montverde (Fla.) Montverde Academy forward Dillon Mitchell to head coach Chris Beard’s program over Mitchell’s other two finalists, the Florida State..." October 25

  • Four-star wing Chris Bunch commits to Syracuse

    CBS Sports "Coveted Class of 2022 basketball prospect Chris Bunch announced his commitment to Syracuse live Thursday on CBS Sports HQ as he picked the Orange over Washington and Rutgers. Bunch is ranked the No. 58 overall player and No. 16 small forward in the class by 247Sports. He is Syracuse's fifth..." October 21

  • Five-star recruit Simeon Wilcher chose UNC basketball over $100K salary. Here's why.

    USA Today "A minimum salary of $100,000 was intriguing. But a chance to play for North Carolina basketball and Hubert Davis was even better. Five-star 2023 combo guard Simeon Wilcher formally opted for the latter on Friday, as he verbally committed to the Tar Heels over 10-plus other..." October 19

  • 5-Star Guard Prospect Simeon Wilcher Commits to North Carolina

    Bleacher Report "Simeon Wilcher, a class of 2023 combo guard out of Roselle Catholic (New Jersey), has committed to play for North Carolina. Joe Tipton of On3 broke the news. "The environment, the fans, the coaching staff, the players on the team, the GA's...the entire environment..." October 16

  • 4-Star PF Prospect AJ Casey Commits to Miami

    Bleacher Report "Power forward AJ Casey is off the board, as the Chicago native has reportedly committed to play basketball for the Miami Hurricanes. Travis Branham of 247Sports reported he chose Miami over Gonzaga, Michigan, Memphis, Ohio State, DePaul and others.  Casey is among..." October 15

  • Tickets to Coach Mike Krzyzewski's last home game sell for $1 million

    CBS Sports "There is perhaps no event more culturally pervasive in the state of North Carolina than the annual renewal of the Tobacco Road rivalry, when the North Carolina Tar Heels and Duke Blue Devils square off in the most storied rivalry in college basketball. This year, the..." October 13

  • Four-star power forward Prince Aligbe commits to Boston College basketball

    BC Interruption "Big BC basketball news breaking this morning! Prince Aligbe, a four-star rated power forward from Minnesota, has committed to Boston College, apparently confirmed as the news was retweeted by BC’s Jason Baum. This is big news for Earl Grant and his team. Aligbe is the..." October 01

  • Brad Brownell, Clemson Agree to Contract Extension

    SI "Clemson University and head basketball coach Brad Brownell have agreed to a two-year extension through 2026, the athletic department announced today. The terms of the contract were approved by the Clemson University Board of Trustees Compensation Committee. “Brad continues to be..." October 01

  • Class of 2023 SF Kaleb Glenn Commits to Louisville

    SI "The Louisville men's basketball program has just secured one of their biggest recruiting wins under head coach Chris Mack. Class of 2023 prospect Kaleb Glenn, who plays less than five miles away from the University of Louisville's campus at Louisville Male (Ky.),..." September 24

  • No. 2 prospect Dereck Lively II commits to Duke

    The Score "The second-ranked player in the 2022 recruiting class is headed to Duke, as five-star big man Dereck Lively II announced his commitment Monday. The 7-foot-1 Lively chose the Blue Devils over other top schools, including Kentucky, North Carolina, and Michigan. " September 20

  • 5-star PG Caleb Foster Commits to Duke

    Bleacher Report "The Duke Blue Devils landed a major victory on the recruiting trail Thursday when point guard Caleb Foster joined their 2023 class. Foster, who checks in at 6'5" and 190 pounds, attends Oak Hill Academy and is a 5-star prospect, per 247Sports' composite..." September 16

  • Duke's Paolo Banchero becomes 1st college player featured in NBA 2K

    The Score "Duke freshman Paolo Banchero is making history as the first college basketball player to appear in the NBA 2K video game series. Banchero has signed a first-of-its-kind deal with 2K Sports that will make him a playable character in NBA 2K22 and allow him to create..." September 12

  • Class of 2022 4-star Jaden Schutt commits to Duke men's basketball

    The Chronicle "The recruits just keep coming for head-coach-in-waiting Jon Scheyer. Four-star shooting guard Jaden Schutt announced he is coming to Duke, first reported by Joe Tipton Of On3Sports and confirmed with a tweet from Schutt's Twitter minutes after. He is the No. 1 recruit in..." September 03

  • Louisville to suspend Chris Mack for 6 games to start season

    SI "The University of Louisville announced today that Head Men’s Basketball Coach Chris Mack will be suspended without pay for six games during the upcoming 2021-2022 season. The University concluded that while Mack was a victim of an extortion attempt by former assistant coach Dino..." August 27