1. The Top Prospect at Every Position for the 2017 NBA Draft Class

    The projected 2017 NBA draft class could put together a dangerous starting lineup. Next year's field is loaded with potential stars or starters at every position. The top point guard, small forward and power forward each has the chance to go No...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 56,692 reads 88 comments

  2. Players Who Can Carry Middling CBB Teams to the 2017 NCAA Tournament

    Basketball is a five-man sport, but there are situations where one really good player is all it takes to get a team to reach its goals. And for most college basketball teams, the ultimate goal each season is to make the NCAA tournament...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 6 months ago 3,079 reads 8 comments

  3. UNC Basketball: Biggest Changes Tar Heels Will Undergo Next Season

    Unlike a lot of top teams around college basketball, North Carolina will have a lot of continuity heading into 2016-17. However, that doesn't mean there won't be some changes...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 8,107 reads 25 comments

  4. Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2017

    The end of the Nike Skill Academy and Adidas Nations stops a busy summer of basketball. Many of the nation's top players have been out playing since school let out, and now a lot of ...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 6 months ago 12,862 reads 15 comments

  5. Ranking the Best In-Season College Basketball Tournaments in 2016-17 Season

    The Oregon Ducks are just one of the three 2017 title contenders in this year's Maui Invitational, cementing its spot atop our ranking of the best early-season college basketball tournaments...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 6 months ago 7,045 reads 9 comments

  6. Predicting the 2016-17 Big 12 College Basketball Standings

    This can hardly be considered news in the world of college basketball, but the Kansas Jayhawks are our overwhelming favorite to win the Big 12's 2016-17 regular-season title. It would be their 13th title in a row...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 6 months ago 8,657 reads 0 comments

  7. Kentucky Basketball: Biggest Changes Wildcats Will Undergo Next Season

    Perhaps no team in college basketball is more prepared for heavy turnover than Kentucky. The Wildcats will see plenty of change heading into next season thanks to a long list of departed stars...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 1,997 reads 0 comments

  8. College Basketball Recruits Who Have Become Breakout Stars at July Events

    Now that the July live evaluation period is in the books, it's time to take a look at which prospects helped themselves the most over the past several weeks...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 6 months ago 11,109 reads 2 comments

  9. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Pro-Player Comparisons for Top Class of 2017 Stars

    Ever feel like kids are growing up much faster these days? Nowhere is this more evident than in the sport of basketball, where top high school players are getting evaluated for their pro prospects long before deciding their college paths...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 6 months ago 6,648 reads 9 comments

  10. Coby White to UNC: Tar Heels Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

    The North Carolina Tar Heels welcomed an early addition to their 2018 basketball recruiting class on Thursday when 4-star combo guard Coby White committed to the program...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 15,353 reads 12 comments

  11. Kentucky Basketball: Wildcats Most Likely to Make All-SEC Team

    Uncertainty is not something new for Kentucky basketball going into a season, but sometimes surprises can be a good thing. Jamal Murray was highly regarded coming into last November, although few expected the freshman to produce the way he did...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 718 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking the Best 'Coaching Trees' in College Basketball History

    Though he only spent 11 seasons as a D-I head coach, Larry Brown has the most remarkable coaching tree in college basketball history...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 6 months ago 24,889 reads 25 comments

  13. Predicting Which College Basketball Teams Will Have Breakout Years in 2016-17

    Take a look at a random Top 25 poll in the middle of any college basketball season and you're apt to see a lot of the same names as you would at the beginning or end of that year. Or any other season, for that matter...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 6 months ago 11,643 reads 7 comments

  14. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils Most Likely to Make All-ACC Team

    With so many talented players on Duke's roster, it might be difficult for individual talents to stand out...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 6,739 reads 5 comments

  15. Recruiting Roundup: Why Top Players Love the Star-Studded Las Vegas Events

    LAS VEGAS—People travel to Las Vegas for the glitz and glamour that only a city like Sin City can provide...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 6 months ago 2,753 reads 0 comments

  16. Virginia Freshman Jay Huff Shows Teammates He Can Dunk from the Free-Throw Line

    Jay Huff's teammates apparently didn't believe him. As it turns out, the Virginia freshman can dunk from the free-throw line...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 20,682 reads 21 comments

  17. Best- and Worst-Case 2016-17 Scenarios for Each Top 25 College Basketball Team

    Whether you view the glass as half-empty or half-full, you're in the right place, as we've compiled both the best and worst-case scenarios for every projected top-25 college basketball team for the 2016-17 season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 6 months ago 16,461 reads 41 comments

  18. Former Southern Miss Forward Jonathan Mills Dies at Age 26 After Shooting

    Former Southern Miss Golden Eagles basketball player Jonathan Mills died of multiple gunshot wounds Monday near his high school in Chicago, North Lawndale College Prep...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 3,875 reads 2 comments

  19. UNC Basketball: Tar Heels Most Likely to Make All-ACC Team

    The ACC is going to look a lot different next basketball season with a heavy amount of turnover from the majority of its teams. This could give North Carolina's best players a chance to really shine...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 4,302 reads 5 comments

  20. Predicting the 2016-17 Big Ten College Basketball Standings

    Of the Big Ten's four legitimate threats to win the 2017 national championship, Wisconsin narrowly edges out Michigan State as our favorite to win the regular-season conference title...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 6 months ago 46,717 reads 66 comments

  21. Tyler Ulis' Photo with Drake Among Kentucky's 14 NCAA Violations in 2015-16

    The University of Kentucky has announced its various athletic programs were in violation of 14 secondary NCAA rules over the last academic year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 403,031 reads 73 comments

  22. Derrick Gordon to Become Firefighter Instead of Pursuing Pro Basketball

    Derrick Gordon—the first openly gay player in major men's college basketball—announced Saturday that he intends to become a firefighter rather than pursue a professional basketball career...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 32,399 reads 0 comments

  23. College Basketball Stars Facing Unrealistic Expectations in 2016-17

    The period between the NCAA tournament championship game and the start of the following season is filled with assessments and opinions about the coming college basketball season...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 6 months ago 14,736 reads 11 comments

  24. George Washington to Investigate Coach Mike Lonergan for Emotional, Verbal Abuse

    George Washington University announced Thursday that "it is bringing in outside counsel" to investigate accusations that men's basketball head coach Mike Lonergan emotionally and verbally abused his players, according to ESPN...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 1,496 reads 1 comments

  25. 20 Sleeper Player of the Year Candidates for College Basketball in 2016-17

    A sure sign that a college sports season is just around the corner is the release of preseason "watch lists" for various national awards. This is happening right now for college football, indicating that sport is soon to be underway...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 6 months ago 8,269 reads 16 comments