1. Ranking the Best Backcourt Duos in College Basketball in 2016-17

    It all starts in the backcourt, or it doesn't ever get started. Guard play is essential to success in college basketball, since that's where possessions begin and from where scoring chances are created...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 13 hours ago 9,934 reads 52 comments

  2. UConn vs. Syracuse: Score and Reaction from 2016 New York Showcase

    One of the best rivalries from the old Big East created another exciting battle Monday night, when the Connecticut Huskies edged the Syracuse Orange 52-50 in an impressive victory that came down to the final seconds...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 15 hours ago 1,780 reads 5 comments

  3. Recruiting Roundup: Sophomore RJ Barrett Looks the Part of 2019's No. 1 Recruit

    CHICAGO— R.J. Barrett currently sits at No. 1 in the Scout.com Class of 2019 player rankings and the 6'7" wing looked the part of top player this weekend at the Chicago Elite Classic...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 17 hours ago 2,250 reads 1 comments

  4. AP College Basketball Poll 2016: Complete Week 5 Rankings Released

    College basketball once again has a new No. 1 team. Defending champion Villanova ascended back to the sport's pinnacle in the latest Associated Press poll after a week of hoops that saw a number of ranked teams go down...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 51,363 reads 81 comments

  5. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 5

    The freshmen got to have their fun in November, but after Duke and Kentucky both failed to put a stranglehold on the No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 day ago 7,896 reads 12 comments

  6. Mike Krzyzewski Pays Tribute to Friend Jim Valvano in Touching Video

    Although North Carolina State's Jim Valvano and Duke's Mike Krzyzewski found themselves on opposite sides of a Tobacco Road rivalry in the 1980s, the two coaches knew that, at the end of the day, basketball was just a game...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 day ago 4,935 reads 1 comments

  7. College Basketball Rankings 2016-17: Bleacher Report's Week 5 Top 25

    The reveal of the College Football Playoff is always a reminder of how much more entertaining the sport’s first few weeks would be if the field expanded and teams wouldn’t be so scared to take an early loss...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 day ago 6,199 reads 13 comments

  8. Ranking the 10 Best Performances So Far in the 2016-17 CBB Season

    It has been a pretty good start to the 2016-17 college basketball season. That starts with some tremendous individual performances...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 11,511 reads 23 comments

  9. Maine Wears Rainbow Warm-Up Shirts vs. Duke to Protest North Carolina's HB2 Law

    Prior to Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium against Duke, Maine's basketball team took the court wearing rainbow-colored warm-up shirts in protest of North Carolina's controversial HB2 law...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 30,577 reads 0 comments

  10. Gonzaga vs. Arizona: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    No. 8 Gonzaga 69, No. 16 Arizona 62 The No. 8 Gonzaga Bulldogs added a big nonconference victory to their resume on Saturday, as they beat the No. 16 Arizona Wildcats at the Staples Center in Los Angeles...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 days ago 3,596 reads 9 comments

  11. UCLA Is Much More Than Just the Lonzo Ball Show After Upset over No. 1 Kentucky

    The shouting heard from college basketball diehards this week was that UCLA was at Kentucky on Saturday, and HAVE YOU SEEN THE LONZO BALL SHOW YET?! Ball is a 6’6” ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 3 days ago 21,248 reads 30 comments

  12. UCLA vs. Kentucky: Score and Twitter Reaction

    The UCLA Bruins continued their rapid ascent up the college basketball rankings with a 97-92 victory over the top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats at Rupp Arena...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 49,785 reads 82 comments

  13. UCLA vs. Kentucky: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    No. 11 UCLA 97, No. 1 Kentucky 92 The No. 11 UCLA Bruins delivered a major statement to the nation, as they handed the No. 1 Kentucky Wildcats their first home loss since February 27, 2014 on Saturday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 days ago 32,424 reads 73 comments

  14. UCLA's Lonzo Ball vs. Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox Will Be Must-See TV

    Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox are two of this year's freshman point guards whom NBA scouts and college fans cannot stop raving about, and we'll get to watch them go head-to-head Saturday when No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 days ago 25,450 reads 60 comments

  15. Early 2016-17 Grades for Every Top 25 NCAA Basketball Team

    The biggest tests are still to come, but through three weeks of the 2016-17 college basketball season there has been enough information to assess just how well teams are doing and what it means for their overall prospects...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 days ago 27,529 reads 10 comments

  16. Miles Bridges Injury: Updates on Michigan State Star's Ankle and Return

    Michigan State freshman forward Miles Bridges suffered an ankle injury in Tuesday's game against Duke and will be out multiple weeks. Continue for updates. Latest on Bridges' Status Thursday, Dec...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 days ago 1,757 reads 8 comments

  17. OG Anunoby Injury: Updates on Indiana Forward's Ankle and Return

    Indiana Hoosiers forward OG Anunoby is likely to miss at least two games after suffering a sprained ankle toward the end of Wednesday's win over the North Carolina Tar Heels, CBS Sports' Gary Parrish reported Thursday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 days ago 7,352 reads 6 comments

  18. Moore Hoops: Baylor Is College Basketball's Biggest Early-Season Surprise

    Baylor is one of the best stories in college basketball based on expectations and results so far this season. The Bears have wins over three teams ranked in the preseason top 13 (Oregon, Michigan State and Louisville), and thus have risen to No...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 5 days ago 6,518 reads 10 comments

  19. Roy Williams Compares Indiana's Crowds to UNC's After Loss vs. Hoosiers

    North Carolina Tar Heels basketball coach Roy Williams was envious of Indiana after the Hoosiers earned a 76-67 victory over his team on Wednesday. However, his jealousy extended beyond the final score...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 179,667 reads 46 comments

  20. Indiana Proves It's a Nightmare Matchup for Anyone in Impressive UNC Upset

    Indiana center Thomas Bryant posted up North Carolina’s Kennedy Meeks on Wednesday night at Assembly Hall, and Meeks pushed him away from the block...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 5 days ago 42,963 reads 33 comments

  21. Ohio State vs. Virginia: Score, Reaction for 2016 ACC/Big 10 Challenge

    The Virginia Cavaliers feature the country's most suffocating defense, and they needed it through the final shot during their 63-61 victory over the Ohio State Buckeyes in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Wednesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 3,888 reads 24 comments

  22. UNC vs. Indiana: Score, Reaction for 2016 ACC/Big Ten Challenge

    The 13th-ranked Indiana Hoosiers (5-1) may not be college basketball's most consistent team, but their electric stylings on offense have proved dynamic enough to ward off some of the nation's premier teams over the first month of the season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 days ago 12,477 reads 61 comments

  23. OG Anunoby Hammers Home 1-Handed Alley-Oop Dunk

    Wednesday night's best dunk may have come from Indiana Hoosiers forward OG Anunoby. In the first half of his team's game against the No...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 days ago 3,225 reads 2 comments

  24. ACC-Big Ten Challenge 2016: Scores, Highlights and Reaction from Wednesday

    With nine wins in 14 games, the ACC has beaten the Big Ten in their annual challenge for the first time since 2008...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 days ago 4,992 reads 4 comments

  25. Virginia Tech vs. Michigan: Score, Reaction for 2016 ACC/Big 10 Challenge

    The Virginia Tech Hokies were outplayed for much of Wednesday's ACC/Big Ten Challenge men's basketball game against the Michigan Wolverines but finished with a clutch 21-8 run to earn a 73-70 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 5,832 reads 13 comments