Big 12 RUMORS & NEWS

  • 4-star forward Jalen Hill commits to Sooners

    The Oklahoman "Oklahoma basketball has landed its second four-star commitment in the last two days. Jalen Hill, a 6-foot-7 small forward, announced his commitment to the Sooners on Thursday evening.  The Las Vegas native is the 101st-ranked prospect in the country, according to the 247Sports..." September 21

  • Sooners land four-star power forward Victor Iwuakor

    OU Daily "The Sooners add size to next year's roster. Class of 2019 power forward Victor Iwuakor gave his commitment to OU on Wednesday, and is the second class of 2019 recruit out of Texas added to coach Lon Kruger’s arsenal. The 6 foot 7 inch forward plays for Sulphur..." September 20

  • Oklahoma State basketball player Michael Weathers suspended, faces felony grand larceny charge

    CBS Sports "Michael Weathers, a redshirt sophomore transfer guard for the Oklahoma State men's basketball team, is facing criminal charges for felony grand larceny and knowingly concealing stolen property. He has been suspended by the team, CBS Sports has learned. Weathers is accused of..." September 19

  • Class of 2019 guard Avery Anderson commits to Cowboys

    The Oklahoman "Oklahoma State basketball coach Mike Boynton seemingly completed his 2019 recruiting class Tuesday. Four-star guard Avery Anderson announced his commitment to OSU with a video posted to his Twitter account Tuesday morning, days after a weekend visit to Stillwater. Anderson,..." September 19

  • 4-star SG Donovan Williams commits to Texas

    Houston Chronicle "Texas on Wednesday picked up a commitment from four-star 2019 shooting guard Donovan Williams (Missouri City). The Elkins High School recruit delivered the announcement via his Twitter page. "I am thankful for this game and the experiences and memories that have come..." September 12

  • KU basketball recruiting target Zeke Nnaji receives scholarship offer from Kentucky

    Kansas City Star "Kansas basketball recruiting target Zeke Nnaji, a 6-foot-10, 215-pound senior forward from Hopkins (Minn.) High, received a scholarship offer from Kentucky on Sunday, he reported on Twitter. Nnaji — he received a KU offer on Aug. 8 — was to meet with coaches from Kentucky..." September 10

  • TCU basketball picks up big-time commitment from 4-star forward

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "TCU men’s basketball coach Jamie Dixon picked up a big-time commitment on Sunday night. Four-star small forward Diante Smith has committed to the Frogs as part of the 2019 class. Smith joins guard P.J. Fuller as the first two hard commits for TCU in the..." September 10

  • Texas' Andrew Jones completes chemotherapy

    The Score "Texas guard Andrew Jones is finished his current round of cancer treatments. Jones, who was diagnosed with leukemia in January, tweeted a video of himself ringing the bell Friday to signify the completion of his chemotherapy. A Texas spokesperson said Jones..." August 24

  • Texas' Andrew Jones opens up on his battle with cancer and his difficult recovery process

    CBS Sports "Texas guard Andrew Jones appeared in only 10 games during his sophomore season last year after a January leukemia diagnosis forced him to step away from the game for treatment.  Jones has been open about his road to recovery throughout the process,..." August 22

  • Former Riverside star Jared Butler transfers from Alabama to Baylor

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The Times-Picayune's 2017-18 Player of the Year is on the move. After committing to Alabama in October and enrolling this past May, former Riverside point guard Jared Butler is now on his way to Baylor University in Waco, TX. The news was confirmed in a press release by..." August 21

  • WVU Hoops Forward Arrested, Charged With Assault

    247 Sports "West Virginia forward Wesley Harris has been charged with two misdemeanor accounts of battery and destruction of property, EerSports has learned. Public records at the Monongalia Magistrate Court confirmed the news and provided more details. According to the..." August 17

  • West Virginia freshman cleared after “medical conditions” addressed

    Metro News "West Virginia point guard Brandon Knapper has been sidelined from basketball competition this summer by a pulmonary episode that led to a blood clot, multiple sources told MetroNews. The prognosis remains upbeat for the redshirt freshman to be cleared in advance of preseason practice,..." August 14

  • Texas' Kerwin Roach undergoes knee surgery

    Houston Chronicle "Kerwin Roach II returned to Texas for his senior season intent on boosting his NBA draft stock, but that plan could now be in jeopardy. UT on Tuesday announced Roach underwent successful surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee sustained on Aug. 2 during a non-contact drill..." August 07