1. The 10 Names You Need to Know in the CBB Recruiting Class of 2017

    Now that the high school season has finished and the senior all-star games are fading from the spotlight, it's time to turn our attention to the class of 2017...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 14 days ago 45,652 reads 60 comments

  2. Jordan Brand Classic 2016: Full Rosters and Underrated Players Looking to Shine

    The 2016 Jordan Brand Classic is an encore performance for many of the top college basketball recruits who showed off their extraordinary abilities in the McDonald's All-American Game on March 30 in Chicago...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 14 days ago 9,281 reads 1 comments

  3. The Biggest Question for Top 25 Teams in the 2016 College Basketball Offseason

    The 2015-16 college basketball season is in the past, and the next campaign doesn't start for almost six months. That leaves a lot of time in between for teams to worry and wonder about what lies ahead...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 14 days ago 42,080 reads 124 comments

  4. Chris Beard Named Texas Tech Head Coach

    The UNLV Rebels men's basketball team hired Chris Beard to be its head coach in March, but he's now headed to the Texas Tech Red Raiders. CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein reported the Red Raiders have hired Beard, while Jeff Goodman of ESPN confirmed...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 3,264 reads 1 comments

  5. Dillon Brooks Declares for 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction

    You can add Dillon Brooks to the list of NBA draft prospects this year. The Oregon Ducks forward, who led the team with 16.7 points per game, will declare for the NBA draft but not sign with an agent, ESPN...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 15 days ago 7,814 reads 11 comments

  6. Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono, Daniel Ochefu Surprise 4-Year-Old Who Has Cancer

    As well as they might have played during the 2016 NCAA tournament, it's what Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono and Daniel Ochefu did off the court recently that left a family of Wildcats fans speechless...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 15 days ago 18,012 reads 10 comments

  7. Chris Mack, Xavier Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Xavier head basketball coach Chris Mack signed a contract extension with the school Thursday that will keep him with the Musketeers through the 2021-22 season, according to Jon Rothstein of CBSSports...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 15 days ago 1,034 reads 0 comments

  8. Tubby Smith Named Memphis Basketball Head Coach: Contract Details and Reaction

    The Memphis Tigers announced on Thursday that they hired Tubby Smith as their head coach for men's basketball. " Smith's contract with the Tigers is worth $15.45 million over five years, including $2...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 17,411 reads 9 comments

  9. Terrance Ferguson to Arizona: Wildcats Land 5-Star SG Prospect

    The Arizona Wildcats were eliminated in the first round of the NCAA tournament this season, but their immediate future became much brighter Wednesday. According to Evan Daniels of Scout...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 16,438 reads 65 comments

  10. Ranking the Top Seniors for the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    Many labeled this past college basketball season as the " Year of the Senior ," but that isn't likely to be the case in 2016-17, based on this projection of the nation's top seniors...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 16 days ago 27,926 reads 44 comments

  11. Gheorghe Muresan's Son, George, to Georgetown: Hoyas Land PF Prospect

    Gheorghe Muresan's son, George, will join the Georgetown Hoyas basketball program as a walk-on. Rob Dauster of NBCSports.com reported the news of Muresan's commitment Wednesday, indicating the young forward's high school, St...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 16 days ago 9,622 reads 3 comments

  12. Jakob Poeltl Declares for 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction

    University of Utah center Jakob Poeltl is headed to the NBA after his college career ended on a sour note. According to Kyle Goon of the Salt Lake Tribune , Poeltl announced on Wednesday his intention to declare for June's NBA draft...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 16 days ago 4,194 reads 16 comments

  13. Way-Too-Early Bracket Projection for 2017 NCAA Tournament

    Though there's still little clarity on what their rosters will actually look like, the Kentucky Wildcats join the Duke Blue Devils, Kansas Jayhawks and Villanova Wildcats on our list of projected No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 17 days ago 89,312 reads 191 comments

  14. NCAA Agrees to New Contract with Turner, CBS for March Madness Rights

    Turner Sports and CBS will continue to host coverage of the NCAA tournament, announcing an eight-year extension through 2032 on Tuesday. NCAA President Mark Emmert said the following in the release, per NCAA...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 6,041 reads 19 comments

  15. Predicting Which Top Incoming Freshmen Will Go 1-and-Done After 2016-17 Season

    Unlike ghost peppers and the Harlem Shake, the one-and-done isn't a fad that will quickly go away. As long as the NBA requires draft entrants to be 19 and a year removed from their ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 18 days ago 28,990 reads 45 comments

  16. Projecting Kansas' 2016-17 Rotation After No. 1 Prospect Josh Jackson Commits

    Even after losing some key players from this year's squad, the Kansas Jayhawks will be just fine in 2016-17 thanks to the recent addition of Josh Jackson. The No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 days ago 7,063 reads 4 comments

  17. Josh Jackson to Kansas: Jayhawks Land 5-Star SG Prospect

    Few players in the 2016 recruiting class carry more hype than Josh Jackson. He's the kind of star who could single-handedly tip the scales in the college basketball hierarchy...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 43,862 reads 206 comments

  18. 2 Stony Brook Basketball Players Charged with Larceny, Criminal Mischief

    Stony Brook basketball players Rayshaun McGrew and DeShaun Thrower were charged with third-degree grand larceny and third-degree criminal mischief Monday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 18 days ago 2,984 reads 0 comments

  19. Odds for Each Major Basketball Conference Champ to Repeat in 2016-17

    Winning a conference championship does not bring as much glory as reaching the NCAA tournament's Final Four, but it may be a better indicator of a team's ability than a single-elimination tournament...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 18 days ago 21,517 reads 71 comments

  20. Preschoolers Show UNC Players Some Love After Heartbreaking Loss to Villanova

    Nothing anyone can say to the North Carolina Tar Heels will take the sting out of last week's heartbreaking loss to Villanova in the championship game. Not now, not tomorrow, not ever...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 18 days ago 25,581 reads 25 comments

  21. Nike Hoop Summit Notebook: Top Recruits Weigh In on Thon Maker's Draft Decision

    PORTLAND, Ore. — The annual Nike Hoop Summit featured one of the most talented American teams the event has ever seen and the potential No. 1 player in the class of 2017, DeAndre Ayton , on the World Select team...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 19 days ago 23,935 reads 10 comments

  22. Derryck Thornton to Transfer from Duke: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Duke freshman point guard Derryck Thornton plans to transfer to a new school, according to reports from Jeff Goodman of ESPN and Josh Gershon of Scout.com . Thornton averaged 7...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 days ago 61,674 reads 185 comments

  23. Nike Hoop Summit 2016: Viewing Info, Rosters and Players to Watch

    The future college, NBA and world basketball stars will be on display in Portland, Oregon at the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 20 days ago 4,361 reads 0 comments

  24. Predicting the Biggest Changes in College Basketball in 2016-17

    When is it too early to start thinking about the next college basketball season? How about never. The sweat is barely dry on Jim Nantz's tie, and here we are looking ahead...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 21 days ago 11,517 reads 40 comments

  25. Wooden Award Winner 2016: Buddy Hield Receives Coveted Honor

    Oklahoma Sooners shooting guard Buddy Hield captured the  2016 John R. Wooden Award on Friday night  to secure his place as the National Player of the Year after lighting up scoreboards across the country this past season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 5,772 reads 22 comments