• Top-five recruit Terrence Clarke commits to Kentucky, will reclassify to 2020

    Sporting News "Consensus five-star guard Terrence Clarke committed to Kentucky on Saturday and will reclassify to the Class of 2020. Clarke picked the Wildcats over Boston College, Duke, Memphis, Texas Tech, UCLA and others. A Boston native, Clarke ranks fourth overall among 2020..." September 14

  • Virginia raises banner, celebrates hoops championship

    The Score "CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) More than five months after Virginia won its first basketball national championship, the school hosted a celebration Friday night, raising a banner to the rafters of John Paul Jones Arena as thousands of boosters and fans showered the players and coaches that made it..." September 14

  • ACC, Big East, Pac-12 place four each in Way-Too-Early Top 25

    ESPN "Despite the headline, it's no longer Way-Too-Early. College basketball games start in less than two months, and practices begin in less than two weeks -- meaning the season is basically here. We've done monthly Way-Too-Early Preseason Top 25 rankings since the night Virginia beat Texas..." September 13

  • Gilbert Arenas: Duke has paid players $200,000 to play for them

    Larry Brown Sports "Gilbert Arenas has accused Duke of paying players major money to come play for their basketball program. Stephen A. Smith posted a video on Instagram talking about a new California bill that would allow college athletes to get paid through endorsements. Arenas, who played 11..." September 13

  • NC State gives HC Kevin Keatts 2-year extension

    News & Observer "N.C. State and basketball coach Kevin Keatts have agreed to a two-year contract extension. The deal, which will have the same financial terms as the contract reworked in 2018, was approved by the school’s board of trustees on Friday and it extends Keatts’ contract..." September 13

  • Ex-Arizona assistant coach reportedly says he paid $40K to change Rawle Alkins' high school grades

    Yahoo! Sports "In a transcript of a conversation recorded by the FBI in June 2017, but not previously published in the media, former Arizona assistant basketball coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson told undercover agents he paid $40,000 to a “high school coach” to help ensure the academic..." September 12

  • Michigan State lands 4-star recruit Mady Sissoko

    The Score "Four-star recruit Mady Sissoko announced his commitment to Michigan State on Tuesday during a ceremony at his Utah high school. The 6-foot-8 center is the 36th-ranked prospect on the ESPN 100 for 2020 and the Spartans' second commitment from that list after point guard Jalen..." September 11