1. John Calipari's Unapologetic Approach Isn't Changing, and It Shouldn't

    John Calipari is extremely tactical in what he says and how he believes he will be portrayed by the people who make him successful: The players...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 5,755 reads 25 comments

  2. Dear NCAA, Please Deal with P.J. Hairston ASAP

    Dear NCAA, Did you hear all charges were dropped against P.J. Hairston by the Durham Police? I just thought I'd let you know in case you were waiting for that verdict, because ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 12,351 reads 80 comments

  3. Isaac Hamilton's Request to Leave UTEP for USC Shows Dunk City's Powerful Draw

    The basketball programs in Los Angeles were about as appealing as watching hoops on an old black-and-white TV back in November when local prep star Isaac Hamilton decided to attend UTEP...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 10,475 reads 12 comments

  4. Michigan Basketball: How Effective Can Glenn Robinson III Be at Small Forward?

    Glenn Robinson III took a risk in April when he decided to return to school. Robinson proved himself as an intriguing prospect with potential as a freshman—he averaged 11 ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 4,326 reads 11 comments

  5. How Kyle Wiltjer Decision Impacts Gonzaga and Kentucky

    Once Kyle Wiltjer announced he was considering transferring and Gonzaga was a possibility, it was hard to believe he would do anything else. Gonzaga offered Wiltjer the best opportunity to continue to play for a winner, develop and become a pro...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 6,701 reads 5 comments

  6. Coach K's Jabari Parker Dilemma: How It Impacts Duke, Star's NBA Draft Stock

    The thought of a top-ranked recruit—a possible one-and-done player—like Duke's Jabari Parker playing out of position as a freshman would seem to be an oddity in this era of college basketball...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 28,053 reads 62 comments

  7. How NCAA Basketball's Biggest 2013 Underachievers Can Improve in 2014

    A year ago Kentucky started the season ranked No. 3, North Carolina State was No. 6 and Baylor was No. 19. All three program were expected to play late into March. Kentucky had the top recruiting class in the country, as usual...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 4,807 reads 11 comments

  8. UCLA Basketball: Will Steve Alford Overcome Rocky Start as Head Coach?

    After the release of Steve Alford's buyout by the Los Angeles Times last week—it's $10.4 million, by the way—that was likely the end of what has been a noisy couple of months for Alford...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 5,574 reads 2 comments

  9. Michigan Basketball: Revitalized Wolverines Smart to Lock Up John Beilein

    John Beilein is best thing that ever happened to Michigan basketball, and the administration obviously realizes that...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 3,078 reads 4 comments

  10. The Risk vs. Reward for Marcus Smart Joining USA Basketball Mini-Camp

    Marcus Smart continues to take risks this offseason—or, as I like to call it, he keeps betting on himself. The latest Smart gamble is his addition to the USA Basketball National Team mini-camp roster on Tuesday...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 5,634 reads 4 comments

  11. Early Preview and Predictions for NCAA Basketball's Non-Conference Tournaments

    The World Wide Leader gave college basketball fans a reason be excited in July on Tuesday, announcing the matchups for early-season tournaments. Hey, it’s not the NBA raising the age limit, but we’ll take what we can get in July...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 16,680 reads 24 comments

  12. Who's Not Being Up Front: PJ Hairston or Roy Williams?

    P.J. Hairston got free rides. It appears he got a lot of them. And he can no longer hide. Neither can North Carolina...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 11,639 reads 43 comments

  13. Which Recruits Generated the Most Buzz on Twitter at the 2013 Nike Peach Jam?

    It was the perfect way to start off the July evaluation period. The Nike EYBL finals at the Peach Jam featured some of the best players in the 2014 class and had all the big-name coaches in attendance...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 7,122 reads 3 comments

  14. The 10 Most Promising Up-and-Coming College Basketball Programs

    It would be cool to go back in time and make this list five years ago. If I could time travel (anyone know where I can get one of those hot tub time machines?), Butler coming off an ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 26,020 reads 39 comments

  15. Marshall Henderson Suspension: Ole Miss Star Still Has His Supporters

    Meet the Marshall Henderson fan. Step 1, point blame elsewhere—whether it's the media or the establishment. Step 2, be sure to let everyone know that Marshall being Marshall is way better than the haters being the haters...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 8,248 reads 27 comments

  16. Marshall Henderson Suspended: Is It Time for Ole Miss to Part Ways with Star?

    At some point, Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy is going to have to say “enough is enough” with bad boy Marshall Henderson...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 31,863 reads 75 comments

  17. Louisville Basketball: Will Cardinals 'D' Still Dominate Without Gorgui Dieng?

    Rick Pitino made it clear during a media chat on Tuesday that he’s still in celebratory mode. Moreover, he's already in love with his backcourt. “I'll tell you now this is a very, very strong backcourt,” he told C...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 4,251 reads 8 comments

  18. Louisville's Kevin Ware Continues to Amaze, Pitino Says October Return Possible

    Kevin Ware’s broken leg was so bad it made grown men weep. Louisville Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino said on Tuesday that he believes Ware could be playing again in October, ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 11,539 reads 9 comments

  19. PJ Hairston Situation Puts UNC Basketball, Roy Williams in No-Win Situation

    The story of North Carolina star P.J. Hairston ’s offseason driving adventures gets worse by the day for both Hairston and the Tar Heels...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 16,212 reads 28 comments

  20. Butler's Brandon Miller: Huge Challenge, Great Opportunity in Post-Stevens Era

    Butler’s decision to stay in the family and hire Brandon Miller to replace Brad Stevens deserves some praise. It took some gumption for athletic director Barry Collier to avoid the temptation of chasing a more recognizable name...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 1,801 reads 5 comments

  21. Aaron Gordon Turned FIBA U19s Into His Own Dunking Mixtape

    Aaron Gordon’s international dunkfest finished on Sunday with his best throw-down of the FIBA U19 World Championships. Do yourself a favor and pause at the 27-second mark to truly appreciate the freakishness of that dunk...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 10,841 reads 8 comments

  22. 10 NCAA Basketball Transfers Who Will Shine in 2014 After Missing Last Season

    It's time to refresh your memory on the players who either sat out all or most of 2012-13 as transfers. Every year transfers are making an impact throughout college basketball. Fred Hoiberg has rebuilt the Iowa State program through mostly transfers...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 72,019 reads 42 comments

  23. Jahlil Okafor Living Up to the Hype at U19s for Team USA

    It’s time to prepare for another big man who will dominate basketball for the next 20 years or so without selling a lot of jerseys or racking up a lot of YouTube hits...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 12,367 reads 4 comments

  24. Why Grant Gibbs' Return Ensures Creighton Will Remain an Offensive Juggernaut

    Creighton received great news this week when the NCAA granted Grant Gibbs a sixth year of eligibility . The move makes the Bluejays a legit contender for the Big East title, ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 2,006 reads 1 comments

  25. NCAA Conference Realignment Quiz: How Much Do You Know About College Sports?

    Welcome to the game that ignores geography and is all about the Benjamins . It's "Who Knows Their Conference Realignment?"! Once upon a time I could rattle off the schools in almost every league...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 5,455 reads 1 comments