1. 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 15,090 reads 16 comments

  2. 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 63,955 reads 72 comments

  3. 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 56,753 reads 132 comments

  4. 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 21,526 reads 14 comments

  5. 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 16,947 reads 19 comments

  6. 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 4,264 reads 2 comments

  7. 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 23,955 reads 47 comments

  8. 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 46,275 reads 43 comments

  9. 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 66,102 reads 74 comments

  10. 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 3 months ago 20,954 reads 4 comments

  11. 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 3 months ago 1,466 reads 1 comments

  12. 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 3 months ago 8,020 reads 3 comments

  13. Marvin Menzies Reportedly Will Be Named Next UNLV Basketball Head Coach

    Following the sudden departure of Chris Beard, UNLV wasted no time in securing its next head coach, reportedly filling the vacancy with New Mexico State's Marvin Menzies. Jeff Goodman of ESPN reported Menzies and UNLV verbally agreed to a deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 9,739 reads 16 comments

  14. Chris Beard to Texas Tech: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Just weeks after accepting the position as UNLV's head men's basketball coach, Chris Beard reportedly spurned the Runnin' Rebels in favor of Texas Tech on Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 19,219 reads 29 comments

  15. 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 3 months ago 45,796 reads 60 comments

  16. 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 3 months ago 9,533 reads 1 comments

  17. 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 3 months ago 45,426 reads 125 comments

  18. 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 3 months ago 3,308 reads 1 comments

  19. 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 3 months ago 8,286 reads 11 comments

  20. 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 3 months ago 18,237 reads 10 comments

  21. 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 3 months ago 1,110 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 3 months ago 17,707 reads 9 comments

  23. 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 3 months ago 16,799 reads 66 comments

  24. 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 3 months ago 28,042 reads 44 comments

  25. 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 3 months ago 11,164 reads 3 comments