• Michigan State basketball star Cassius Winston returning for senior season

    Detroit Free Press "Coming off a Final Four run and Big Ten title, Mateen Cleaves announced he would return to Michigan State for his senior season on May 6, 1999. Eleven months later, he led the Spartans to Tom Izzo’s only NCAA title. Cassius Winston hopes to repeat the feat, making the same..." April 19

  • Five-star forward Matthew Hurt commits to Duke men's basketball's Class of 2019

    The Duke Chronicle "With Zion Williamson, R.J. Barrett and Cam Reddish all declaring for the NBA draft, Duke needs to reload its wing lineup. Friday afternoon's announcement will go a long way towards filling those minutes with more star power. Matthew Hurt announced his commitment to play for the..." April 19

  • Miller, Wade won't have to testify in hoops trial

    ESPN "A judge in a federal court ruled Friday that Arizona coach Sean Miller and LSU coach Will Wade will not have to testify in next week's federal trial into college basketball corruption. Miller and Wade were subpoenaed by Steven Haney, attorney for former agent-runner Christian..." April 19

  • Mike Anderson accepts St. John's head-coaching job, sources say

    Newsday "St. John’s search for a new basketball coach is over. Former Arkansas coach Mike Anderson was offered and accepted the job on Thursday night and will be introduced at a Friday news conference, multiple administration sources told Newsday. The sides agreed to terms in..." April 19

  • LSU replaces embattled LSU athletic director Joe Alleva with Scott Woodward from Texas A&M

    CBS Sports "LSU and athletic director Joe Alleva on Wednesday finalized an agreement to have Alleva step down from his AD job and transition into a "special assistant to the president for donor relations" role with the Tigers. "We are grateful to Joe for his years of service and dedication..." April 19

  • Kevin Porter Jr. a possible lottery pick heading into 2019 NBA draft

    Pro Basketball Talk "Kevin Porter Jr. missed more than a quarter of his freshman season at USC due to injury. He missed another couple games due to suspension. When he played, he usually came off the bench. He’s only 18. But Porter has already shown enough to impress NBA..." April 18

  • Report: Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver expected to declare for NBA draft

    The Score "Texas Tech guard Jarrett Culver is expected to declare for the 2019 NBA Draft, sources told ESPN's Marc J. Spears. Culver is believed to be a potential top-five selection in June after leading the Red Raiders to their first NCAA Tournament Final in school history. " April 18

  • Nate Sestina signs with Kentucky; comments from John Calipari

    A Sea of Blue "The Kentucky Wildcats have signed Bucknell Bison grad transfer Nate Sestina. The news came just an hour after the school signed five-star La Lumiere forward Keion Brooks, as the late signing period begins today. “It’s been an amazing ride from Emporium..." April 18

  • KU announces formal filing of Silvio De Sousa’s appeal of NCAA suspension

    KU Sports "Seventy-five days after promising to fight for his eligibility, University of Kansas officials have filed a formal appeal of Silvio De Sousa's 2-year suspension by the NCAA. On Feb. 2, during an impromptu press conference before KU’s home victory over Texas Tech, Kansas..." April 18

  • Mamadi Diakite becomes fourth Virginia player to declare early

    Sporting News "Mamadi Diakite has become the latest member of Virginia's national championship team to declare early for the NBA Draft. The redshirt junior forward announced Wednesday on Instagram that he plans to leave school early to "test the waters" at the next level, becoming the..." April 18

  • Iona's Cluess latest to turn down St. John's

    ESPN "Despite the emotional pull, Iona's Tim Cluess has become the third known coach to take himself out of the running for the vacant St. John's job. St. John's has been on the hunt for a new coach since Chris Mullin announced last week that he was stepping down...." April 18

  • NCAA proposal that would curtail graduate transfers not expected to pass

    CBS Sports "An under-the-radar NCAA proposal that would at least slow the 13-year-old graduate transfer movement faces a vote this week. Its passage looks unlikely. Proposal 2018-106 would require any program accepting a graduate transfer in football, men's basketball or women's..." April 17

  • Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke Entering 2019 NBA Draft

    Hoops Rumors "Another potentially lottery pick has entered the 2019 NBA draft, as Gonzaga announced today in a press release that junior forward Brandon Clarke is submitting his name into the draft pool. While Clarke can hire an agent and retain his college eligibility before making a..." April 17

  • Embattled LSU athletic director Joe Alleva expected to step down from position

    The Big Lead "Embattled LSU athletic director Joe Alleva is expected to step down from his positions, according to multiple reporters. The Baton Rouge Business Report was first with the news. Though Alleva is coming off one of LSU’s strongest seasons in years for its football, basketball,..." April 17

  • Four-star guard 'Rocket' Watts makes it official, signs with Michigan State

    Detroit News "The wait has ended for the Rocket to land at Michigan State. Mark “Rocket” Watts, the first commitment to Tom Izzo’s 2019 class, signed his national letter of intent on Wednesday, the first day of the spring signing period. The four-star Detroit native posted the..." April 17