Big Ten RUMORS & NEWS

  • John Beilein, Michigan agree on contract extension

    Detroit News "It may have taken longer than Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel would’ve liked, but the deal is finally done. Men’s basketball coach John Beilein and the University of Michigan announced Wednesday they reached an agreement on a contract extension that will carry..." July 18

  • Five-star point guard DJ Carton picks Ohio State over Michigan, Indiana

    Detroit News "DJ Carton, a five-star point guard from Bettendorf, Iowa, announced on Twitter Saturday he is going to Ohio State. Carton (6-2, 195) selected OSU over Michigan and Indiana, which were among the recruit's three finalists.  " July 15

  • Maryland confirms school was subpoenaed as part of FBI investigation into college basketball

    USA Today "The University of Maryland confirmed Friday that it has received two grand jury subpoenas stemming from the federal investigation into corruption in college basketball. In a statement provided to USA TODAY Sports and other media outlets, the university said it received the first..." July 06

  • Illinois signs 7-foot graduate transfer Adonis De La Rosa from Kent State: report

    Chicago Tribune "Illinois has signed 7-foot center Adonis De La Rosa as a graduate transfer, according to 247Sports.com. Champaign will be the fourth college stop for De La Rosa, who played the last two seasons at Kent State after originally signing with St. John’s in 2014 and..." July 03

  • Jalen Rose suggests Chris Webber's intentions aren't pure

    Detroit News "Earlier this week, Jalen Rose seemed excited that his former Michigan teammate, Chris Webber, appeared to be working on making amends with the university. On Thursday, two days after Webber participated in an interview with Dan Patrick, Rose's tone seemed to change,..." June 28

  • Webber: 'We're on right path' for Fab Five reunion

    Detroit News "Time heals wounds and helps bring people back together. And it appears legendary Fab Five member Chris Webber is no different. During an interview on "The Dan Patrick Show" on Tuesday, Webber expressed his desire to reunite with former Michigan..." June 27

  • Penn State men's basketball player charged with possession of marijuana paraphernalia

    Centre Daily Times "Penn State men's basketball forward Mike Watkins was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia Monday after Penn State police found a metal grinder containing marijuana in his team-issued duffel bag. "We are aware of the incident and take this situation seriously,"..." June 19

  • Did John Beilein return to Michigan because of a Woj-bomb?

    College Basketball Talk "Did a Woj-bomb keep college basketball from losing John Beilein to the NBA? According to the man himself, yes. Brendan Quinn, the Michigan beat writer over at the athletic, sat down with Beilein after the Michigan head coach announced that he would be pulling his name out of..." June 08

  • John Beilein: I want Michigan to be my last coaching job

    Detroit Free Press "John Beilein didn’t seek this out, but he ultimately found an opportunity worth exploring. For four decades, Beilein’s been a basketball coach driven by the ever-changing landscape of the basketball world and an ability to roll with it. His job at Michigan is one..." June 07

  • John Beilein says he's staying with Michigan basketball

    Detroit Free Press "John Beilein is staying at Michigan.  After visiting with the Detroit Pistons twice about their recent head coaching opening, Michigan men's basketball's all-time wins leader announced Wednesday that he'll remain in Ann Arbor.  "I love the..." June 06

  • Why might John Beilein leave Michigan for the Detroit Pistons?

    Michigan Live "There is only one reason why people voluntarily change jobs: They think the new job will be better. Does John Beilein think the Detroit Pistons head coaching job is better than the same role with the Michigan men's basketball team? That remains to be seen, but he was..." June 05

  • Duke favored to win basketball title next season

    Sportsnaut "After signing the three highest-rated recruits out of high school, the Duke Blue Devils are the favorites to win the national championship in men’s collegiate basketball in 2019. June 01

  • Michigan basketball's Charles Matthews withdraws from NBA draft

    Detroit Free Press "The Michigan basketball team got some good news Wednesday afternoon. Charles Matthews announced in a statement that he has removed his name from consideration for the 2018 NBA draft and will return to Ann Arbor for his junior season. “I am thankful for the..." May 31

  • Jalen Wilson, 4-star forward, commits to Michigan

    Michigan Live "Michigan has nabbed its first player of the 2019 class. Jalen Wilson, a four-star forward from Texas, announced Wednesday via Twitter his commitment to the Michigan men's basketball program. "I will be attending the University of Michigan," Wilson said at the end of..." May 31

  • Nick Ward returning to Michigan State for junior season

    Detroit News "Michigan State has already lost Jaren Jackson Jr.and Miles Bridges to the NBA Draft. But Nick Ward won't be following suit. Ward, a 6-foot-8 big man, announced on Tuesday that he will withdraw his name from draft consideration and return to Michigan State..." May 30

  • Maryland's Bruno Fernando will return for sophomore year as Terps still wait on Huerter

    Baltimore Sun "Maryland freshman center Bruno Fernando had said all along that he wouldn’t stay in the 2018 NBA draft unless he was assured a spot among the 30 spots in the first round. After being told by a number of NBA executives and scouts at the league’s..." May 28

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