Big 12 RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Jamarius Burton eligible for Texas Tech Red Raiders after NCAA transfer waiver

    Dallas Morning News "According to head coach Chris Beard, Texas Tech transfer Jamarius Burton has been granted a waiver by the NCAA to play for the Red Raiders this season. Burton transferred to Texas Tech from Wichita State this summer after two seasons with the Shockers. Last season for the Shockers,..." 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

  • Michigan Wolverines, Texas Longhorns eliminate jobs, cut salaries

    ESPN "The University of Michigan athletics department on Tuesday announced it has eliminated 21 positions as it faces a potential $100 million loss in revenue for the 2020-2021 fiscal year because of the coronavirus pandemic. Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel said the department will..." September 01

  • Four-star combo guard Tamar Bates commits to Texas

    247 Sports "The Texas basketball staff added their fourth commit of the 2021 cycle on Friday morning with the commitment of four-star combo guard Tamar Bates from the IMG Academy (Fla.). Bates commits to Texas shortly after the departure of his primary recruiter, Jai Lucas, as the..." August 28

  • Former Texas Tech captain on abuse claims in women's basketball: 'We were terrified of retaliation'

    USA Today "Editor's note: Former Texas Tech women’s basketball player Brittany Brewer, now with the Atlanta Dream of the WNBA, penned this letter to the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal to address recent player allegations of abuse by coaches within the program. These are the first public..." August 16

  • Texas Tech fires Marlene Stollings after report alleging abusive program

    CBS Sports "Texas Tech has fired women's basketball coach Marlene Stollings following allegations of abuse and creating a toxic team environment within the program. According to USA Today, Athletic director Kirby Hocutt told the players in a text message that the change was going to be..." August 07

  • Jared Butler returns to Baylor

    College Basketball Talk "Baylor got some huge news on Monday as potential All-American Jared Butler announced that he will be returning to school for his junior season, joining MaCio Teague is pulling his name out of the 2020 NBA Draft to get the band back together. Butler was Baylor’s leading scorer a..." August 03

  • MaCio Teague back to Baylor after withdrawing from NBA draft

    kcentv.com "Scott Drew and his coaching staff received some big news Wednesday afternoon as MaCio Teague announced on Twitter that he will withdraw his name from NBA Draft consideration and will return for his senior season at Baylor. Teague signed with NCAA certified agent Trinity Best in May,..." July 30