• Scottie Pippen thinks Duke's Zion Williamson should shut it down and prepare for draft

    USA Today "Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen said Duke star Zion Williamson has already proved himself enough at the college level and that it's in the 18-year-old's best interest to "shut it down" so he doesn't risk an injury heading into his NBA career.  "I think..." January 16

  • Michigan State's interim president to resign after controversial comments

    Detroit Free Press "After a controversial year in office and amid growing criticism of his tenure, MSU Interim President John Engler resigned on Wednesday, sending an 11-page resignation letter to the school's board shortly after 6 p.m.  "In compliance with your request that I resign &..." January 16

  • Michigan State hoping a timeline for Josh Langford's mysterious foot injury arrives this week

    CBS Sports "Tom Izzo hopes to have a timeline by the end of the week on when or if Michigan State standout shooting guard Josh Langford will return, the coach told CBS Sports.  MSU is 15-2 and ranked No. 6 in the AP Top 25 despite being affected by injuries throughout this season. Izzo said..." January 16

  • USC’s Chuck O’Bannon Jr. out for the season, to seek medical redshirt

    Orange County Register "USC sophomore guard Chuck O’Bannon Jr., who underwent surgery in November to repair a broken finger, will sit out the remainder of the season and seek a medical redshirt. O’Bannon has not played since appearing for 10 minutes in the Trojans’ season opener and had not..." January 16

  • Should Zion Williamson Shut It Down And Wait For The NBA Draft?

    The Big Lead "Zion Williamson has an insane level of hype behind him right now and it’s certainly deserved. The Duke freshman has absolutely dominated college basketball this season. Some even believe he’s already locked up his spot as the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. So why wouldn’t..." January 15

  • Suspended USC basketball player Kevin Porter Jr. says he’ll remain with team

    Orange County Register "Kevin Porter Jr., a prospective lottery pick in the NBA draft, sought to squash speculation about his status with USC’s basketball team in a tweet on Monday. In a statement posted on his Twitter account, Porter indicated he would remain with the Trojans for the rest of the..." January 15

  • Duke guard Tre Jones out indefinitely after suffering shoulder injury in loss to Syracuse

    Sporting News "Tre Jones is out indefinitely after separating his AC joint during No. 1 Duke’s loss to Syracuse on Monday. The freshman guard suffered the shoulder injury early in the first half when he collided with Syracuse guard Frank Howard. He was originally listed as..." January 15

  • Kansas will admit an NCAA violation and then ask for Silvio De Sousa to be reinstated, a report says

    CBS Sports "Kansas is prepared to acknowledge to the NCAA that a violation took place in the recruitment process of sophomore big man Silvio De Sousa so that he can officially be ruled ineligible, with hopes that the NCAA will immediately grant a request to be reinstated, according to Seth Davis of The..." January 14

  • USC suspends Kevin Porter Jr. indefinitely

    Los Angeles Times "This long weekend in Oregon was supposed to be the moment this year’s USC Trojans finally became whole. Kevin Porter Jr. was returning to the lineup after a mysterious six-week recovery from a thigh bruise. His family made the trip down from Seattle to watch Porter, projected as..." January 14

  • Duke star Zion Williamson exits with apparent eye injury

    ESPN "Duke forward Zion Williamson left the Blue Devils' 80-78 win over Florida State late in the first half Saturday after an apparent poke to the eye and did not return. Williamson was driving inside when multiple Florida State players met him. He started fumbling the ball, Trent..." January 12

  • Baylor's Clark will miss rest of season after knee surgery

    Sports Day "Prior to facing off with the No. 7 Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday, Baylor announced sophomore forward Tristan Clark will miss the remainder of the season because of a knee injury that will require season-ending surgery.  Clark leads the nation shooting 73.7 percent from the floor..." January 12

  • FSU coach says Zion Williamson is 'most phenomenal talent' in ACC since Michael Jordan

    Sporting News "Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton is fully aware of the challenges the Seminoles will face when they host Duke on Saturday, particularly with the Blue Devils' star forward Zion Williamson.  Hamilton gave Williamson some high praise leading up to the matchup..." January 12

  • How UCLA men’s basketball has changed with Murry Bartow

    Orange County Register "The seconds couldn’t tick off fast enough. The game had gotten out of hand long ago and toward the end of UCLA’s ugly 29-point loss to Cincinnati on Dec. 19, TV cameras caught a telling glimpse of UCLA’s bench. Sophomore guard Jaylen Hands hid his face behind his..." January 11

  • Scotty Pippen Jr. commits to Vanderbilt Commodores basketball program

    Tennessean "Scotty Pippen Jr., the son of former NBA player Scottie Pippen, committed to Vanderbilt Friday.  He wrote in a tweet: "I would like (to) thank God for blessing me to be able to  play the game that I love. I would also like to thank everyone who has ever..." January 11