1. Wisconsin's Sam Dekker Rising to New Heights at LeBron James Skills Academy

    LAS VEGAS — Sam Dekker said he returned to Wisconsin for his junior year to get better. He never realized he’d get bigger, too. Dekker was listed at 6’7” during his first two seasons with the Badgers...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 12 days ago 33,273 reads 28 comments

  2. UNC Basketball: How Tar Heels Can Avoid Another Roller Coaster Season in 2014-15

    UNC basketball pulled off some of the most impressive wins in the country in 2013-14—and some of the worst losses, too. The Tar Heels’ No...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 12 days ago 1,515 reads 4 comments

  3. Jamison Calls Fellow UNC Alum McCants a 'Clown'

    Former North Carolina basketball star Antawn Jamison called Rashad McCants a "clown" Thursday in an interview and also said he would like to finish his NBA career with the Charlotte Hornets...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 12 days ago 1,969 reads 1 comments

  4. Montaque Gill-Caesar Still Unsure About Reclassifying to 2014

    LAS VEGAS -- In about six weeks, students at all levels will begin another year of school. Montaque Gill-Caesar is also in that group, but he doesn't know yet if it will be in college or high school...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 13 days ago 2,515 reads 0 comments

  5. Antwoine Anderson Adds Speed, and More, to Fordham's Lineup

    Last season wasn't a total wash for Fordham's Antwoine Anderson. While the freshman guard was ruled ineligible and had to sit out the entire 2013-14 campaign, that didn't prevent him from using the time off to do what he could to improve his game...

    Charles Costello Written by Charles Costello about 13 days ago 485 reads 0 comments

  6. Shaquille Doorson Signs to Compete for Rutgers

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. - Rutgers men's basketball coach Eddie Jordan announced today that freshman center Shaquille Doorson (The Netherlands, Europe) has signed a scholarship agreement to compete for the Scarlet Knights...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 13 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  7. UCLA Basketball: Alford Told Octeus He Will Start?

    When I last posted about graduate tranfer Jon Octeus, I said that I was really scratching my head over this one. Octeus was leaving a good situation at Colorado State to perhaps sit behind Powell, Hamilton and the coach's son, Bryce Alford...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 13 days ago 272 reads 0 comments

  8. Jon Octeus Sets the Record Straight on Leaving CSU for UCLA

    Jon Octeus knows exactly how it looks. He was the leader of the CSU basketball team. He was coach Larry Eustachy's first recruit. He was going to be a star on a team set to contend for the Mountain West championship...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 13 days ago 540 reads 0 comments

  9. Bruin Hoops Bites: Jordan Adams Shines in the NBA Summer League

    Watching the NBA Orlando Summer League game between Memphis and OKC, you notice two things about Jordan Adams: he's short and slow for a two guard...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 13 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  10. UNC Big Man Kennedy Meeks Has Dropped Nearly 45 Pounds

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 13 days ago 1,476 reads 0 comments

  11. Syracuse Offers Scholarship to Harry Giles, a Top 5 Recruit in the Class...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 329 reads 0 comments

  12. Kentucky, 4 Other Schools Pursuing the Newman/Stone Duo the Hardest

    From the hardworking people at ZagsBlog, Malik Newman is in Las Vegas at the LeBron James Skills Academy and he had an interesting thing to say about his recruitment...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 266 reads 0 comments

  13. Plenty of Top Prospects Are on John Calipari's Recruiting Radar

    Summer vacation is over for Coach John Calipari and the rest of the Kentucky basketball staff. Calipari and his assistants will be back on the recruiting trail starting Wednesday ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  14. Syracuse Basketball: Orange's 5 Best Single-Game Performances in Past Decade

    The Syracuse basketball team has been on one of its most successful runs of late. The team wouldn't have been able to have so much success without the accomplishments of some great players...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 13 days ago 3,115 reads 3 comments

  15. Ohio State 2014-15 Basketball Uniform Numbers Revealed

    Per Buckeye Sports Bulletin's Ben Axelrod, here are the uniform numbers for the inbound newcomers joining Thad Matta's 11th Ohio State men's basketball team...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 250 reads 0 comments

  16. Looking Back at Matta's First Decade as Ohio State's Head Coach

    Ten years ago this week, The Ohio State University did a pretty smart thing by hiring Thad Matta to coach the men's basketball team.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 112 reads 0 comments

  17. Best Rebounding Teams in 2014-15

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 495 reads 0 comments

  18. Ranking the Most Consistent College Basketball Programs in the Past Decade

    Consistency is difficult to maintain in any sport, but it's almost impossible in college basketball. The nature of the game, with elite talent always a threat to leave for the NBA or transfer to some other school, renders any player a potential vagabond.

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 13 days ago 21,504 reads 33 comments

  19. Young Ready to Bring Size and Strength to Pelicans' Summer League Squad

    With bulging biceps, a thick chest and chiseled legs, Patric Young certainly looks the part of an NBA power forward/center.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 13 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  20. Kentucky Basketball: Wildcats' 5 Best Single-Game Performances in Past Decade

    In the past 10 years, the Kentucky basketball program has continued to be one of the most prestigious and dominant programs in college basketball. A large part of this is due to the coaching of Tubby Smith and John Calipari ...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 13 days ago 5,412 reads 4 comments

  21. UNC Basketball: When Roy Williams Leaves, Who Will Coach the Tar Heels ?

    North Carolina's Roy Williams will not always be the Tar Heels' head basketball coach. With former UNC star Rashard McCants ' recent academic fraud allegations being ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about 13 days ago 16,804 reads 50 comments

  22. Brevin Pritzl Flashes All-Around Game in AAU Tournament

    Mequon – Wednesday provided my first opportunity to watch De Pere guard Brevin Pritzl, who has given Wisconsin an oral commitment for the 2015-'16 class. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 13 days ago 711 reads 0 comments

  23. LeBron James Guarded by Shaker Heights F Esa Ahmad at Skills Academy

    LAS VEGAS -- Since the NBA offseason began, everyone has been trying to get close to LeBron James to find out where he intends to play next season. On Wednesday night, nobody got closer than Shaker Heights forward Esa Ahmad...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 13 days ago 1,245 reads 0 comments

  24. Villanova Basketball Recruiting: Prioritizing Wildcats' Top 2015 Targets

    With the summer heating up, the Villanova Wildcats are on the hunt to fill a few scholarships for the class of 2015...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 13 days ago 1,402 reads 0 comments

  25. Can Mitch McGary and Josh Huestis Play Big Roles for OKC Thunder This Season?

    Five guys who are 6'9" or taller make up a lot of man, and the Oklahoma City Thunder have to deal with that whole crowd in their frontcourt...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 13 days ago 12,357 reads 37 comments