1. Basketball Coaches We Hope Never Leave the College Ranks

    For basketball fans who prefer the college game to the NBA, it's bad enough that every year we have to say goodbye to a heap of stars as they move on to the next level. Watching some top college coaches depart for the pro game only adds to the pain...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 8,240 reads 17 comments

  2. Duke Basketball: Projecting Blue Devils' 2016-17 Starting Lineup

    The Duke Blue Devils are always loaded with talent, but the 2016-17 squad might be as good as any in recent years...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 27,195 reads 67 comments

  3. Class of 2018 College Basketball Recruits to Watch This Spring

    The Class of 2018 is starting to come into focus as the current group of high school sophomores will be juniors by the time next fall begins...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 1 month ago 9,454 reads 5 comments

  4. Dark Horse Player of the Year Candidates in Each Major CBB Conference in 2016-17

    One of the few certainties in college basketball is that some teams and some players will demonstrate surprising improvement from the previous year. It is what makes college hoops appealing and unpredictable...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 month ago 16,505 reads 23 comments

  5. 1 Player Each Top College Basketball Contender Needs to Step Up in 2016-17

    When evaluating college basketball teams and their chances of contending for a national title, there tends to be a standard formula: Combine returning stars with top newcomers, making ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 45,283 reads 63 comments

  6. Class of 2017 CBB Recruits Whose Stock Is Rising After Spring Events

    The April live evaluation period is now behind us and it means that schools from coast-to-coast are re-evaluating their recruiting boards as they've found new targets...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 2 months ago 10,038 reads 3 comments

  7. Which NCAA Basketball Coaches Will Have Most Success at New Schools in 2016-17?

    College basketball's hectic offseason coaching carousel appears to be finally grinding to a halt, and it's looking like both the new (Bryce Drew) and former (Kevin Stallings) head coaches at Vanderbilt are in the best positions to succeed in 2016-17...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 2 months ago 9,785 reads 6 comments

  8. Predicting the Most Fun Teams to Watch in the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    College basketball fans have a variety of reasons for tuning in to games each year, but something that everyone is looking for is entertainment value...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 34,543 reads 95 comments

  9. CBB Recruiting Notebook: How the Race for Class of 2017's No. 1 Spot Will Be Won

    WESTFIELD, Ind. — The class of 2017 took center stage in front of college basketball coaches over the last two weekends, and the two April live evaluation periods are now in the books...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 2 months ago 49,706 reads 37 comments

  10. College Basketball Teams Likely to Break NCAA Tournament Droughts in 2016-17

    There are more than 100 college basketball programs that would love to compete in the NCAA tournament for the first time in more than a decade, and teams like Monmouth, South Carolina ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 2 months ago 7,414 reads 7 comments

  11. Ivan Rabb to Return to California: Latest Comments and Reaction

    California Golden Bears freshman forward Ivan Rabb has decided to forgo the NBA draft and return for his sophomore season. Head coach Cuonzo Martin announced the decision Sunday, per Ryan Gorcey of Scout...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 5,346 reads 23 comments

  12. Mitchell Robinson Decommits from Texas A&M: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Texas A&M Aggies men's basketball program reportedly lost an important piece of its 2017 recruiting class Sunday. According to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports, Mitchell Robinson decommitted from the Aggies...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 17,067 reads 17 comments

  13. Amile Jefferson Ruled Eligible for 2016-17 Season: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Duke senior forward Amile Jefferson had his medical hardship waiver approved by the Atlantic Coast Conference on Friday. The decision gives him an extra season of eligibility for the 2016-17 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 418 reads 0 comments

  14. Thanks to Family and a Few Famous Friends, Duke's Jayson Tatum Ready for Stardom

    They happened roughly two hours and 1,200 miles apart on the opening Saturday of the NCAA tournament. In Providence, Rhode Island, Duke outlasted Yale 71-64 to advance to the Sweet 16...

    Steve Greenberg Written by Steve Greenberg about 2 months ago 15,064 reads 16 comments

  15. Unheralded CBB Freshmen Set to Break Out as Sophomores in 2016-17

    The college basketball junkies are all-in on Indiana's OG Anunoby as a breakout sophomore in 2016-17, but hardly anyone outside of Bloomington even knew the 3-star recruit's name until the middle of last season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 2 months ago 63,781 reads 72 comments

  16. Wooden Award Watch List: Early Odds for 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    The 2015-16 college basketball season is still fresh in our memories, close enough to where we can still relive Kris Jenkins' thrilling game-winning shot to give Villanova the national title...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 56,615 reads 132 comments

  17. Dwayne Washington, Former Syracuse Basketball Player, Dies at 52

    Former standout Syracuse basketball player Dwayne Washington has died after being diagnosed with a brain tumor last summer. He was 52. Syracuse's official athletics site confirmed the news through his family Wednesday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 21,525 reads 14 comments

  18. 10 College Basketball Teams Doomed for a Rebuilding Year in 2016-17

    Maryland and Hawaii battled in the round of 32 this past March, but they might not even combine for 32 wins in 2016-17 after all that they're losing this offseason. And they're respectively just No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 2 months ago 16,931 reads 19 comments

  19. DeAundrae Ballard to Florida: Gators Land 4-Star SF Prospect

    Florida added DeAundrae Ballard to its 2017 recruiting class Monday night with the small forward reportedly committing to the Gators during an in-home visit. Jeff Borzello of ESPN reported the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 4,257 reads 2 comments

  20. Buying or Selling the Draft Decisions for Some of CBB's Top Stars

    To go pro or not to go pro—it's a decision every college basketball player must make at this time of year...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 23,950 reads 47 comments

  21. Derryck Thornton Transfer Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Former Duke G

    Former Duke Blue Devils point guard Derryck Thornton is looking for a new school, and high-profile teams are already in contact with him. Continue for updates...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 2 months ago 45,668 reads 43 comments

  22. Bold Predictions for 2016 College Basketball Offseason

    Outside of the first few weeks of hirings, firings, transfers and draft decisions, most college basketball offseason news is wildly unpredictable...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 2 months ago 66,007 reads 74 comments

  23. Geno Auriemma Hospitalized: Updates on UConn Coach's Illness

    Connecticut Huskies women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma was "resting comfortably" in a Connecticut hospital after coming down with an illness on April 16 on an airplane at Bradley International Airport, per the Associated Press (via ESPN...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 2 months ago 20,934 reads 4 comments

  24. Marvin Menzies to UNLV: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, men's basketball team has tabbed former New Mexico State Aggies boss Marvin Menzies as its head coach following Chris Beard's abrupt departure for the Texas Tech Red Raiders...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 1,462 reads 1 comments

  25. Maryland Basketball Players Can't Stop Dancing to 1990s Hit 'My Boo'

    "My Boo" by Ghost Town DJs—remember it? Three Maryland basketball players do, even though they were likely still in diapers when it came out...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 8,009 reads 3 comments