1. Marcus Smart Fuels Rivalry with Andrew Wiggins, Kansas at Big 12 Media Day

    KANSAS CITY, MO. — Oklahoma State star Marcus Smart has started some verbal sparring with the Kansas Jayhawks and their highly-touted freshman, Andrew Wiggins, only adding fuel to what many hope will be a season-long rivalry...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 71,687 reads 95 comments

  2. Florida Proves to Be a Perfect Fit for 1-Handed Hoops Star Zach Hodskins

    It's not often that college basketball coaches get to help a dream come true and strengthen their program in the process. That's exactly what head coach Billy Donovan did over the weekend...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 51,033 reads 33 comments

  3. Bill Self Gets Creative with Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones on Campus

    The Kansas Jayhawks basketball team held a scrimmage on Saturday morning that Bill Self said was for the fans who couldn't get in the doors at KU's Late Night in the Phog two weeks ago...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 18,584 reads 15 comments

  4. Kentucky's Unprecedented Leap to No. 1 in Preseason Rankings Exemplifies New Era

    This is what everyone expected: Kentucky at preseason No. 1. Remember last year and the NIT and Robert Morris? Forget about it. The coaches didn't let that affect their judgment in Thursday's preseason c oaches poll ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 19,359 reads 42 comments

  5. College Basketball Preseason Rankings 2013: Winners and Losers of Coaches Poll

    The rankings that do not really matter are out (via USA Today ). Nothing against the coaches and their preseason poll, but let's just keep this in mind before overreacting to a ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 87,428 reads 96 comments

  6. Ben Simmons to LSU: Tigers Ahead of Curve in Tapping Australian Talent Pipeline

    LSU coach Johnny Jones hired assistant coach David Patrick last June before his first season in Baton Rouge, a move that hardly got the attention of anyone who follows college basketball at the time...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 7,300 reads 4 comments

  7. Kelly Oubre to Kansas: Jayhawks Land Big Blow in Recruiting Battle with Kentucky

    Andrew Wiggins emerged from the tunnel onto the court on Friday night at Allen Fieldhouse, and there were only two other times the old barn roared as loud as it did for Wiggins: when ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 18,748 reads 25 comments

  8. College Basketball Coaches Most Likely to Win First Title in Next 3 Years

    It's not easy to become part of the select coaching fraternity with a national title because odds are that the next champ will be coached by a guy already in the club...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 11,255 reads 19 comments

  9. Andrew Wiggins Mania Has Begun at Kansas

    LAWRENCE, KAN. — Andrew Wiggins stood next to Kansas Jayhawks teammate Andrew White III on Friday night as he waited to go in front of 16,300 at Allen Fieldhouse for the first time, and the sure-thing superstar was sweating bullets...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 16,545 reads 10 comments

  10. Who's the Big 12's Real POY Favorite: Marcus Smart or Andrew Wiggins?

    Marcus Smart was voted preseason Big 12 Player of the Year on Thursday by the league's coaches, and it was unanimous...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 4,437 reads 10 comments

  11. Should the NCAA Be Criticized over Hardship Waiver Guidelines?

    Illinois got some bummer news on Tuesday night. Point guard Ahmad Starks, the guy who would have been the starting point guard for the Illini, was denied a hardship waiver that ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 2,355 reads 3 comments

  12. Highly Touted College Basketball Freshmen Most Likely to Stay in School 2 Years

    Andrew Wiggins is as good as gone after one year at Kansas. And Big Blue Nation should not hold onto much hope that Julius Randle will be back as a sophomore in 2014-15...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 11,657 reads 13 comments

  13. Kentucky Basketball: Will Wildcats Play Fast This Year?

    John Calipari wants to play fast. Actually, John Calipari knows Kentucky is going to play fast this season. That's what the coach told CBSSports...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 6,322 reads 17 comments

  14. How College Basketball Coaches Are Taking Advantage of Longer Preseason

    College basketball is not broke, but the scoreboards needed fixing . That's something to keep in mind today as practice begins for many teams across the country, which should seem odd considering the calendar has yet to reach October...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 3,652 reads 4 comments

  15. Small-School NCAA Basketball Stars Who Will Challenge for 2013-14 Scoring Title

    It's usually a given that a small-school guy will win the NCAA scoring title. That changed last season when Virginia Tech's Erick Green became the first player from a major conference ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 27,058 reads 8 comments

  16. Ole Miss Basketball: What to Expect from Marshall Henderson and 2013-14 Rebels

    The Marshall Henderson rehabilitation project seems to be actually working for the time being. Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy told CBSSports .com's Gary Parrish on Tuesday that Henderson will be with the team on Friday when practices begin...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 4,091 reads 1 comments

  17. Which NCAA Basketball Teams Will Top Ken Pomeroy's 2013-14 Offensive Rankings?

    What advanced stats and that trusty weatherman-turned-hoops guru Ken Pomeroy have taught us is that it's silly to look at the NCAA leaders for points scored and assume those are the best offenses in the country...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 21,952 reads 41 comments

  18. Kansas Basketball: Andrew Wiggins' Blueprint to Win 2013-14 Player of the Year

    It happened 13 seconds into Andrew Wiggins' career at Kansas, and it could be when the hype turned into a campaign. Wiggins had just shown up to Kansas in June. This was his first public appearance, a scrimmage at Bill Self's basketball camp...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 11,642 reads 2 comments

  19. Duke Basketball: Who Is Blue Devils' Most Indispensable Player in 2013-14?

    Mike Krzyzewski has so much versatility on his roster this season that his assistant coaches are talking about playing small ball ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 9,659 reads 16 comments

  20. Was It Fair or Foul for Seton Hall to Hire Isaiah Whitehead's High School Coach?

    Seton Hall got a verbal commitment from local product Isaiah Whitehead on Thursday, per Justin Tasch of The New York Daily News ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 9,637 reads 15 comments

  21. Would College Basketball Suffer Without the NBA's Age Limit?

    There wasn't an Andrew Wiggins in the Final Four in 2013. No Kevin Durant . No Anthony Davis. No Julius Randle...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 4,652 reads 16 comments

  22. Who Will Have Upper Hand in Ohio State-Michigan Basketball Rivalry in 2013-14?

    There's a video on YouTube breaking down the pros and cons of former Michigan Wolverine Trey Burke's game, using his performance at Ohio State from last season...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 12 months ago 3,398 reads 5 comments

  23. UNC Basketball Recruiting: How Roy Williams Should Add to Loaded 2014 Class

    Roy Williams has been criticized throughout his career for picking and choosing the years he hits recruiting hard. But whether you love him or hate him, you have to admit that Williams is one of the best roster builders in the country...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 9,928 reads 4 comments

  24. Did UCLA's Kyle Anderson Jump the Gun with NBA Announcement?

    UCLA's Kyle Anderson is apparently done at UCLA after this season— so says his father to ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 8,017 reads 9 comments

  25. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Cliff Alexander, JaQuan Lyle the Latest Package Deal

    Package deals seem to be the rage in the 2014 recruiting class, and consensus top-five big man Cliff Alexander has picked out the guard he wants feeding him the ball...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 9,473 reads 10 comments