• Eastern Washington transfer Tanner Groves commits to Oklahoma to play basketball

    ESPN "Eastern Washington transfer Tanner Groves, one of the breakout stars of the NCAA tournament, has committed to Oklahoma to play basketball, sources told ESPN. A 6-foot-9 big man, Groves earned Big Sky Conference player of the year honors after averaging 17.2 points..." April 19

  • Iowa's CJ Fredrick entering men's hoops transfer portal

    The Gazette "In a blow to the Iowa men’s basketball program, starting guard CJ Fredrick is leaving the Hawkeyes. Via Twitter Monday morning, the Iowa men’s basketball account merely said “Iowa Head Coach Fran McCaffery announced Monday that junior guard CJ Fredrick has submitted..." April 19

  • No. 1 High School Basketball Recruit Chet Holmgren Picks Gonzaga

    SI "Chances are, Mark Few hasn’t completely healed from the 86-70 shellacking he and Gonzaga suffered at the hands of Baylor in the national championship game earlier this month, but he and the Bulldogs received some news Monday that should fast-track their mental bounce..." April 19

  • Mike Woodson and Indiana land coveted guard Tamar Bates

    247 Sports "When Shaka Smart made the move from Texas to Marquette, four-star shooting guard Tamar Bates opened up his recruitment. That move opened the door for Indiana and new coach Mike Woodson to make a run. Monday morning, Bates confirmed to 247Sports that he..." April 19

  • Former Hoosier Joey Brunk Commits to Ohio State

    SI "Former Indiana center Joey Brunk, who spent two years in Bloomington after transferring from Butler, announced late Saturday night that he has committed to Ohio State. Brunk is the third Indiana player from the 2020-21 Indiana team to transfer after Archie Miller was fired on March 15..." April 18

  • Indiana was ready to offer Brad Stevens $70 million

    Larry Brown Sports "Brad Stevens received interest from Indiana when the Hoosiers were looking for a new basketball coach. He declined the interest to remain with the Boston Celtics, and apparently he left big money on the table. Adrian Wojnarowski was talking on ABC ahead of Saturday’s..." April 18

  • Ohio State Senior Forward Kyle Young Returning For Extra Season Of Eligibility

    SI "Ohio State senior forward Kyle Young announced on Friday morning that he will take advantage of the extra year of eligibility granted to all student-athletes due to the coronavirus pandemic and return to the Buckeyes for the 2021-22 season. A former four-star prospect from..." April 17

  • Emanuel Miller Enters Transfer Portal

    MSN.com "Emanuel Miller emerged as the top scoring option for Buzz Williams during the 2020-21 season. The expectations were high for Miller moving into next season, but it appears that the Aggies won’t be the team to benefit from his emergence in the future. According to a report from Jeff..." April 17

  • Former Creighton forward Christian Bishop announces transfer to Texas

    The Athletic "Former Creighton center/forward Christian Bishop announced on social media Friday that he is transferring to Texas. Bishop, who averaged 11 points and 6.4 rebounds last season, is No. 12 on The Athletic’s best available college basketball transfers and high school recruits...." April 17

  • Ex-Gonzaga Jalen Suggs Dating Louisville Freshman Baller Hailey Van Lith

    Black Sports Online "Jalen Suggs is on his way to being a top 5 pick in the upcoming NBA Draft after his excellent freshman year with Gonzaga. They came up short in the championship game losing to Baylor who gave them their first loss of the season. For now, he won’t be going into the league a..." April 17

  • James Akinjo enters transfer portal

    247 Sports "After having one of the best season in the Pac-12, point guard James Akinjo has entered the transfer portal. He originally declared for the NBA, but is unlikely to be drafted and is entering the portal due in large part to the coaching change. In his first season at Arizona,..." April 16

  • North Texas Hoops Asst Coach Nelson Haggerty Dead At 47 After Car Accident

    TMZ "Tragic news out of the North Texas basketball program -- assistant coach Nelson Haggerty has passed away after a single-car crash Friday morning. He was 47 years old. Haggerty was part of the coaching staff that helped lead the Mean Green to their first-ever NCAA tournament..." April 16

  • Jim Boeheim's Son Jimmy Transferring to Syracuse, Will Play with Brother Buddy

    Bleacher Report "The Syracuse Orange are gaining another Boeheim for next season.  On Friday, head coach Jim Boeheim's oldest son, Jimmy Boeheim, announced he's transferring to Syracuse after playing for Cornell in the Ivy League. Another of the coach's sons, Buddy, is already a..." April 16

  • Oklahoma men's basketball transfer Brady Manek commits to North Carolina

    The Athletic "Former Oklahoma forward Brady Manek has committed to North Carolina, he announced on social media Friday. Manek, who ranked No. 19 on The Athletic's list of available players, averaged 10.8 points and 5.0 rebounds during his senior season with the Sooners. His numbers dipped..." April 16

  • Duke Blue Devils strengthen frontcourt by adding Marquette Golden Eagles transfer Theo John

    ESPN "Marquette Golden Eagles men's basketball transfer Theo John is going from a Coach K protégé to Coach K himself. John, who spent the past four seasons playing under former Duke star and assistant Steve Wojciechowski with the Golden Eagles, announced..." April 16

  • Brawl erupts at travel girls basketball game in Westfield, ends in ref being body slammed

    USA Today "A girls travel basketball game took a violent turn when a midcourt brawl broke out among a referee, player and several spectators that ended with a team being ejected from the tournament. "Yes, it was an unfortunate incident that we had to address this..." April 16

  • NCAA places USC basketball on probation for violations uncovered in FBI bribery investigation

    CBS Sports "More than three and a half years after the FBI's sting on college basketball ensnared a member of the USC staff, the Trojans have finally learned their penalty. The USC program is receiving a two years of probation and a series of recruiting restrictions in connection with former..." April 15

  • Hubert Davis turns to former North Carolina basketball players to fill out coaching staff

    ESPN "Hubert Davis' coaching staff at North Carolina has a familiar ring to it. For the first time in UNC men's basketball history, the head coach and the three top assistants are all former players for the Tar Heels. Davis, who replaced Roy Williams after the Hall of..." April 15

  • Five-star power forward Brandon Huntley-Hatfield commits to Tennessee, will reclassify to class of 2021

    Rocky Top Talk "The biggest piece of the offseason puzzle for Rick Barnes and Tennessee is now in place. The Volunteers picked up a commitment from Brandon Huntley-Hatfield today, adding a five-star piece to the frontcourt for the first time in the Barnes era. The top 2022 prospect will reclassify..." April 15

  • Cincinnati turns to Wes Miller to return success and stability to basketball program

    The Athletic "The Cincinnati men’s basketball program is set to venture into a new, rather unexpected era, with coach Wes Miller at the helm. Bearcats athletic director John Cunningham officially announced the hire Wednesday evening, making Miller the 28th men’s..." April 15

  • South Carolina men's basketball coach Frank Martin accepts responsibility for 6-15 season

    ESPN "South Carolina's Frank Martin admits he did a bad job as men's basketball coach last season. He also believes his track record shows that he knows how to turn things around. "I did a poor job of leading this year," Martin said Thursday of the Gamecocks' 6-15..." April 15

  • Tommy Lloyd has his work cut out for him at Arizona and can prove early skeptics wrong in the process

    CBS Sports "Tommy Lloyd had long been set to succeed Mark Few at Gonzaga and eventually run the program he played a big role in building into a national power. But there are some jobs an assistant cannot turn down.  Arizona is one of those jobs. So when the offer was..." April 15

  • Baylor Turns Down Car Dealer's Offer After 'Hood' Recruiting Remark

    SI "As the saying goes, to the victor go the spoils. For Baylor men's basketball coach Scott Drew, those spoils apparently won't include a newly decked-out Jeep. Ted Teague, general manager of the Allen Samuels Auto Group dealership in Waco, was interviewed for a local news..." April 15

  • North Carolina high school basketball coach killed in shootout with drug cartel

    Saturday Down South "A high school basketball coach in North Carolina was killed in a shootout with a Mexican drug cartel, WCNC Charlotte reports. WCNC’s report states that Barney Harris, a high school basketball coach in Union County died on last week in a shootout with a drug cartel in..." April 15

  • Cincy Hiring UNCG HC Wes Miller

    CBS Sports "Less than a week removed from firing John Brannen, Cincinnati has picked its next coach: UNC Greensboro's Wes Miller. Sources told CBS Sports that Miller, regarded as one of the rising stars in the industry, has agreed in principle with Cincinnati to take over its men's..." April 14

  • Arizona to hire Gonzaga's Tommy Lloyd as head coach

    The Score "Arizona will hire Gonzaga assistant Tommy Lloyd as its next head coach, sources told Stadium's Jeff Goodman. Lloyd has served as an assistant on... " April 14

  • Dan Dakich on ESPN bringing him back: 'I assume they won't. Who cares?'

    USA Today "Dan Dakich said Tuesday on his WFNI The Fan afternoon sports radio show that he assumes ESPN won't have him back as a college basketball analyst next season, after a February controversy in which he was accused of being a misogynist. The..." April 14

  • Tennessee basketball lands Jonas Aidoo, four-star forward and former Marquette commit

    Knoxville News Sentinel "Jonas Aidoo committed to Tennessee basketball on Wednesday. The four-star center is the No. 60 prospect in the 247Sports Composite. He is the highest-rated big to commit to Tennessee under coach Rick Barnes. The 6-foot-11, 215-pound Aidoo decommitted from..." April 14

  • With Collin Gillespie and Jermaine Samuels back to Villanova, they push the Wildcats into the title conversation

    The Athletic "In an ongoing state of unknown in college basketball, Jay Wright just keeps winning. The NCAA announced in the fall that all winter student-athletes would automatically receive another year of eligibility because of the pandemic, and Villanova has taken full advantage. Collin..." April 14

  • Chris Beard, Texas pick up commitment from Utah transfer Timmy Allen

    SI "New Texas Longhorns head coach Chris Beard has continued his impressive streak of rebuilding the Texas Longhorns basketball roster, landing a commitment from Utah Utes standout Timmy Allen. Allen announced his decision via his Twitter account, becoming the second impressive transfer..." April 14