• UNLV lands coveted transfer David Jenkins

    Las Vegas Sun "New UNLV head coach T.J. Otzelberger has hit his first home run on the recruiting trail, as star transfer David Jenkins committed to the Rebels on Saturday. The 6-foot-2 shooting guard made the announcement via his Twitter page. After taking an official visit to UNLV last weekend he..." May 19

  • Juwan Howard set to interview for Michigan job

    Larry Brown Sports "Juwan Howard was one of the names that was mentioned in connection with the Michigan job the moment John Beilein announced he was leaving to take the Cleveland Cavaliers job. Apparently the Wolverines took note and are making Howard a candidate for the vacant position. Howard is set..." May 18

  • Penny Hardaway has Memphis basketball atop recruiting rankings

    USA Today "Penny Hardaway is lighting the recruiting world on fire.  With the addition of five-star forward Precious Achiuwa, who announced his commitment to the Memphis basketball program Friday, Hardaway and the Tigers now boast the No. 1 recruiting class in the country, according to 247..." May 17

  • Precious Achiuwa, a five-star forward, commits to Memphis basketball

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Penny Hardaway is lighting the recruiting world on fire.  Memphis basketball already had a one-and-done-level signee in James Wiseman, and the Tigers coach just added another.  Five-star forward Precious Achiuwa committed to..." May 17

  • Kentucky transfer Jemarl Baker can be 'impact player' for Arizona in 2020-21

    Arizona Daily Star "Already with a highly regarded recruiting class boosting expectations next season, Arizona improved its long-term future Tuesday when former Kentucky guard Jemarl (‘juh-MALL’) Baker Jr. announced he would transfer to UA. A 6-foot-4-inch combo guard from Menifee,..." May 15

  • Howard transfer R.J. Cole commits to UConn

    New Haven Register "R.J. Cole, a transfer from Howard University, has committed to UConn. Cole, who was a three-year starter for UConn head coach Dan Hurley’s father, Bob Sr., at St. Anthony High in New Jersey, will have to sit out this upcoming season but will have two years of eligibility..." May 15

  • Eric Musselman's Arkansas program lands Cal transfer Connor Vanover

    Saturday Down South "Connor Vanover is coming home. The 7-foot-3 Little Rock native played only one season for Cal before deciding to leave the program via transfer and announced on Wednesday he plans to continue his athletic career at Arkansas to play in Eric Musselman’s program. Due to..." May 15

  • LJ Figueroa returning to St. John’s in major win for Mike Anderson

    New York Post "MORE ON: ST. JOHN'S RED STORM How Shamorie Ponds is planning to prove everyone wrong St. John's lands 'bruiser' forward, and a pattern is forming An inside look at new St. John's coach Mike Anderson St. John's coach snags..." May 15

  • Iowa State’s Talen Horton-Tucker pleads guilty to misdemeanor theft

    College Basketball Talk "Iowa State freshman forward and NBA Draft hopeful Talen Horton-Tucker pled guilty to charges of misdemeanor theft according to Travis Hines. A first-round hopeful, the 18-year-old Horton-Tucker was charged with theft in the fifth degree. Horton-Tucker pled guilty, per court..." May 15

  • UCLA in danger of NCAA Tournament ban over APR scores

    San Jose Mercury News "The malaise afflicting the Pac-12’s major sports cannot be traced exclusively to missteps and miscalculations at the conference office. USC and UCLA are dragging everyone into their shared morass of losing on the field, underperforming on the court, mid-season coaching..." May 14

  • Chris Beard, Rick Pitino among favorites to become next Michigan head coach

    Sportsnaut "The vacancy left by John Beilein has opened up a prime opportunity for a coveted job as the next head coach of the Michigan men’s basketball program. With that in mind, it’s not surprising that some of the people oddsmakers favor to land the job are names you’ll..." May 14

  • Michigan Must First Make Billy Donovan Tell Them No

    The Big Lead "One assumes that Michigan was just about as blindsided as everyone else about John Beilein, at 66 years old and with no rumors that he was even interviewing for the gig, taking the Cavs’ head coaching job. While I listed five candidates to replace Beilein on the..." May 14

  • Sources: Juwan Howard to interview with Wolves

    ESPN "New Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas plans to interview candidates for the franchise's head-coaching job this week, including Miami Heat assistant Juwan Howard and Portland Trail Blazers assistant David Vanterpool, league..." May 14

  • Strangely, ESPN’s Jay Williams wants Juwan Howard to fix Michigan’s ‘culture’

    Michigan Live "John Beilein was voted by his peers as the cleanest coach in college basketball. At Michigan, he won Big Ten regular season and tournament championships, made two trips to the national championship game and annually developed under-recruited prospects into potential NBA..." May 14

  • Top Michigan signee Jalen Wilson 'in shock' over John Beilein's exit

    Detroit Free Press "Jalen Wilson woke up Monday morning to a phone call from a friend. Then he checked ESPN, and saw the news: John Beilein had accepted the head coaching job with the Cleveland Cavaliers.  The news was a surprise for Wilson, Michigan basketball's top..." May 14

  • CBS will continue to sublicense Big East basketball games from Fox through 2024-25, including some on broadcast

    Awful Announcing "When the new Big East emerged in 2013 after the breakaway of the conference’s remaining football schools to form what would become the American Athletic Conference, it signed a 12-year primary rights deal with Fox Sports that March. That deal included over 100..." May 13

  • 5 Candidates to Replace John Beilein at Michigan

    The Big Lead "John Beilein left Michigan for the Cavs in what is an absolutely stunning move, and it leaves the Wolverines vulnerable in the coaching carousel season. With so many people already having taken jobs — as Jeff Goodman pointed out, Nate Oats would’ve been a great option but he..." May 13

  • Alabama’s Nate Oats shuts down Michigan speculation in statement

    Larry Brown Sports "Even coaches that recently took a new job will be subject to some speculation when a position like Michigan’s opens up, but Nate Oats won’t be heading to Ann Arbor. Oats, who was only hired by Alabama in March, shot down all speculation linking him to the newly-vacant..." May 13