1. Indiana Basketball Moving Closer to Hiring Chuck Martin as Assistant

    Chuck Martin, reportedly Indiana's choice to fill its open assistant men's basketball coaching position, was listed Friday on the IU Athletics website in that role. A program spokesman told The Star no official hire had been made...

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  2. Insider: Crean Says Spring Signees Bring 'Upside'

    Offseason attrition and graduation left Indiana with holes to fill several roster holes this spring, and serious need in the post. But recruiting a player in the spring of his senior year often requires a wide-lens view as well...

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  3. Top 50 Coaches: No. 20 OSU's Thad Matta

    Last week, we revealed the first 30 coaches in our ESPN Forecast Top 50 rankings -- a list we devised by asking almost 50 ESPN college hoops writers, editors, broadcasters and analysts ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 2 months ago 264 reads 0 comments

  4. Former Spartan Delvon Roe to Star in a Film Made by Michigan Statewalk-on

    Former Michigan State star Delvon Roe and current Spartan walk-on Keenan Wetzel will be collaborating on a short film about an injured hoops star...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 2 months ago 339 reads 0 comments

  5. Penn State Adds Home-and-Home Series with GW

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Penn State men's basketball team will begin a home-and-home series with George Washington by hosting the Colonials in 2014-15, Nittany Lion head coach Patrick Chambers announced Monday...

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  6. Eron Harris Moving to Michigan State

    Eron Harris told ESPN he is transferring to Michigan State. Harris averaged 17 ppg for West Virginia last season. Will sit and have 2 left.....

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  7. Michigan Basketball: Who Will Be the Wolverines' Next Superstar?

    Cazzie Russell and Glen Rice, along with Jalen Rose and the Fab Five, have each earned their rightful places within Michigan basketball history...

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  8. Illinois Basketball: Previewing Fighting Illini's 2015 Double-Play Matchups

    With the additions of Maryland and Rutgers into the Big Ten Conference, uneven scheduling just became even more predominant. In football, the B1G will be divided into two divisions of seven...

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  9. Michigan State 2015 SG Kyle Ahrens Hopes to Fill Gary Harris' Role with Spartans

    When he feels the need to, which is several times a day, Kyle Ahrens takes dozens of jumpers at a time; and if he fails to hit roughly 70 percent of them, he decides to start again from the top...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 4,488 reads 19 comments

  10. Forward Derek Pardon Becomes Northwestern's Second 2015 Commitment

    Northwestern head coach Chris Collins and his coaching staff have done a good job on the recruiting trail since arriving in Evanston last spring, signing a solid five-member 2014 class that's expected to help the Wildcats this coming season...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 167 reads 0 comments

  11. Video: Glenn Robinson III Unveils “Journey to the League” Documentary

    In just a few short weeks, Glenn Robinson III, son of former NBA star Glenn “Big Dog” Robinson, will realize his lifelong dream of playing professional basketball...

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  12. Ahrens 85 Percent Recovered from Broken Leg

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  13. EA Sports Maui Invitational Highlights Boilermakers' Non-Conference Schedule

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Eight regular-season home games and a trip to Hawai'i for the EA Sports Maui Invitational highlight the 2014-15 Purdue men's basketball non-conference schedule released today...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 72 reads 0 comments

  14. Meet Kyle Ahrens: Michigan State's Second 2015 Commit

    Michigan State solidified its second verbal commitment from the 2015 class on Thursday night, when three-star guard Kyle Ahrens indicated he will be joining the Spartans after his final high school season...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 3,972 reads 17 comments

  15. Tom Izzo Goes 'Nuts' After MSU Lands Basketball Recruit Kyle Ahrens

    Michigan State has added a shooting guard to its class of 2015, getting a verbal commitment Thursday night from 6-foot-5 Kyle Ahrens of Versailles, Ohio...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 1,830 reads 0 comments

  16. Report: MSU Lands 3-Star Guard Kyle Ahrens

    Breaking: Kyle Ahrens tells the Free Press he committed last night to MSU. A 6-5, 215-pound SG from Versailles, Ohio...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  17. Top Coaches: Biggest Surprises

    ESPN.com has decided to rank college basketball's top coaches. On Monday, Nos. 50-25 were announced. Some might think that a few coaches were too high or too low, and there were some surprises in this batch of rankings...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  18. How Well Does Tom Crean Recruit Indiana?

    With the assumed hiring of Chuck Martin and his strong East Coast ties, there is some concern that the Hoosiers have struggled or will continue to struggle recruiting their home state...

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  19. Freshman Focus: Robert Johnson

    “Freshman Focus” is an Inside the Hall series on each of Indiana's five incoming freshman. Over the next couple of weeks, we will examine what kind of an impact each player can have for the Hoosiers next season...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. Crean Confirms Georgetown Game, Montreal Trip at Huber Farms

    BORDEN — Tom Crean declined to confirm whether or not he had hired former Marist coach Chuck Martin as an assistant coach Wednesday at the IU Tailgate Tour event at Huber Farms Winery, saying he would not talk about personnel...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 439 reads 0 comments

  21. Ohio State Basketball: Early Look at Buckeyes' Most Intriguing Games in 2014-15

    The 2014-15 Ohio State basketball season will be one of redemption after the team failed to live up to expectations last year. Thad Matta lost Aaron Craft, LaQuinton Ross and Lenzelle Smith Jr...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 3,490 reads 5 comments

  22. Michigan Basketball: What's the Key to John Beilein's Success with Wolverines?

    John Beilein ’s never been afraid to roll up his sleeves and adopt a hands-on approach to coaching college basketball...

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  23. Michigan F Bielfeldt Has Hip Surgery

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan forward Max Bielfeldt has had hip surgery and is expected to miss much of the summer. .....

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  24. Image: New Floor Design at Ubben

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  25. Aaron Craft Calls Himself an “Anomaly” on Instagram

    College basketball fans, for four years, always thought of Ohio State point guard Aaron Craft as a different kind of player. It looks like he realizes as much as well...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 204 reads 0 comments