• Montana State student hits wild full-court heave to win $11,111 giveaway during halftime

    CBS Sports "Montana State didn't get enough big shots to beat rival Montana on Saturday night, losing to the Grizzlies by a score of 59-54. However, the Bobcats did get a huge bucket from one student who wasn't even on the basketball team. During halftime of the in-state..." February 23

  • UConn issues scathing statement after ex-coach Kevin Ollie serves Dan Hurley with subpoena

    Larry Brown Sports "Former UConn coach Kevin Ollie’s legal battle with the school took a wild turn Saturday, and the university is not happy. Ollie has been fighting to recoup nearly $11 million after being fired for just cause after being charged with numerous NCAA violations in 2018.  " February 23

  • James Wiseman calls NCAA punishments unfair: 'It was dehumanizing for me'

    CBS Sports "James Wiseman entered the University of Memphis as the early favorite to be selected No. 1 overall in the 2020 NBA Draft. While that distinction is still very much in play, his road to getting there was severely complicated by the NCAA. After only a single game, he was suspended for 12 more..." February 23

  • Auburn student ejected after taunting Tennessee player, is banned from arena, faces disciplinary hearing

    CBS Sports "An Auburn student who yelled for Tennessee guard Santiago Vescovi to "Go back to Uruguay! This is America!" on Saturday is now banned from Auburn Arena, according to AL.com. The student will also face a disciplinary hearing, according to the The..." February 22

  • Kansas makes its case as NCAA tournament's top No. 1 seed with road victory over Baylor

    USA Today "Kansas made a statement with its hard-fought road victory over Baylor on Saturday in a battle between two national title contenders. But the victory means more than a shift in the Big 12 standings.  The outcome has major Selection Sunday..." February 22

  • From basketball to Beethoven, Zeke Nnaji is hitting all the right notes for Arizona

    CBS Sports "The sounds thumped a mother's soul with the resonance of a two-ton kick drum.  Janel Nnaji could not believe what she was hearing come from downstairs. Zeke? Is that really you? She'd just returned home after a weeklong work trip and was unpacking as her only..." February 22

  • James Wiseman tells ESPN he was 'crying every night' during Memphis eligibility saga

    USA Today "James Wiseman has maintained a low profile since leaving Memphis in December. But the former Tiger’s first post-departure interview, conducted by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, aired on Friday’s edition of “NBA Countdown.” In it, Wiseman said he was..." February 21

  • Bracketology: Are the No. 1 seeds locked up by now?

    NBC Sports - College Basketball Talk "Here is today’s updated NCAA tournament bracketology projection. We’re about to enter the final two weeks of the regular season, and we’ve had the same No. 1 seed line for more than a month.  Which begs the question: Are the No. 1 seeds locked up? We..." February 21

  • Tom Izzo Surprised Fred Hoiberg By Starting His Son Jack Hoiberg Against Nebraska

    The Big Lead "MIchigan State beat Nebraska on Thursday night, 86-65. It was just Michigan State's second win of February. Tom Izzo's secret weapon? Sophomore Jack Hoiberg, the son of Nebraska coach Fred Hoiberg. The elder Hoiberg was unprepared for the lineup change. For Jack it was the..." February 21

  • ASU basketball more than just Remy Martin now (But he's still really good)

    Arizona Central "As he prepared his team to play 14th-ranked Oregon this week, Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley preached about the importance of maintaining a routine, paying attention to detail, and above all else, remaining humble. “You don’t want to think you’re better than you..." February 21

  • Juwan Howard Can Coach a Little Bit

    The Big Lead "Not long ago, Michigan was in free fall. Gone were the days of being the hottest, fastest-rising team in college basketball. The blistering 7-0 start and unprecedented poll ascension were in the rearview. Losers of nine of the last 13, the Wolverines were in serious jeopardy of missing the NCAA..." February 20

  • Mike Krzyzewski decries Duke as 'not competitive' after blowout loss to NC State

    ESPN "In a season full of shockers in college basketball, Mike Krzyzewski had a fairly mundane explanation for the latest astonishing score, a 22-point bludgeoning of sixth-ranked Duke at the hands of bubble-bound NC State. "It happens," the Blue Devils' coach..." February 20

  • ACC March Madness Picture After NC State Upsets Duke

    12 Up "The ACC has been one of the most competitive and dominant conferences in college basketball for years. However, in the turn of a new decade, the ACC is not the basketball powerhouse it once was. Despite a down year for the Atlantic Coast Conference, there are still a handful of teams..." February 20

  • Pittsburgh football and men's basketball guilty of NCAA violations involving practice coaches

    USA Today "Pittsburgh football and men's basketball programs have been sanctioned for NCAA rules violations related to an excessive number of individuals coaching during practice. The findings released Thursday by the NCAA reveal men's basketball coach Kevin Stallings..." February 20

  • Spartan G Jack Hoiberg Looks To Facing Dad Fred & The Cornhuskers

    SI "The Michigan State Spartans hosted #9 Maryland and lost 67-60. The loss took the men in green’s season record and conference record to 17-9 (9-5).  The team will return to the hard-court Thursday, February 20, 2020, in Lincoln, Nebraska at the Pinnacle Center. They will be..." February 19

  • 5 possible destinations if John Beilein returns to college

    Larry Brown Sports "John Beilein has officially parted ways with the Cleveland Cavaliers after a disastrous tenure in which he went 14-40. Beilein was one of the best college basketball coaches in the country prior to leaving Michigan and would have no shortage of suitors if he were to return to the college..." February 19