1. Kentucky Basketball: Watch UK Commit Marcus Lee: The Next Anthony Davis?

    Marcus Lee is headed for Kentucky. Lee, a 6'9", 205-pound forward, is rated as a 5-star recruit and the 15th-best prospect in the class of 2013. Though Lee put up a double-double (13...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 4,324 reads 26 comments

  2. ACC Basketball: How Will NC State Play as the ACC Preseason Front-Runner?

    The NC State Wolfpack were picked by the ACC head coaches to win the conference this season, Joe Giglio of the Charlotte Observer reports . This is the first-ever preseason vote of the coaches...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,502 reads 17 comments

  3. Duke's SG Andre Dawkins Sitting out 2012-13; Will He Play Another CBB Game?

    Duke SG Andre Dawkins is not redshirting . Early reports indicated that the 6'4" SG was going to sit out this season's games. But CBSSports ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 5,935 reads 8 comments

  4. Kansas Basketball: 5-Star SF Wayne Selden Commits to Kansas

    Wayne Selden , the No. 14 overall recruit in the Class of 2013, committed to Kansas today (Monday). ESPN National Recruiting analyst Paul Biancardi made the announcement . Selden was rated the No...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 3,869 reads 13 comments

  5. Duke Basketball: 5-Star Recruits Who Will Be at Oct 19 Countdown to Craziness

    Midnight Madness events signal the start to the new college basketball season. For Duke, "Countdown to Craziness" is the first public opportunity for Blue Devil fans everywhere ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 6,294 reads 6 comments

  6. Could Kentucky's Nerlens Noel and Willie Cauley-Stein Be CBB's Next Twin Towers?

    Nerlens Noel and Willie Cauley-Stein. These two extremely long (Noel is listed at 6'10" and 228 and Cauley Stein at 7' and 244) and extremely talented freshmen frontcourt players ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 4,691 reads 15 comments

  7. Could John Calipari Recruit Too Much Talent on One Kentucky Team?

    James Young, ESPN.com's No. 5 player in the Class of 2013, announced Thursday that he is taking his talents to Lexington to become a member of the 2013-14 Kentucky Wildcats...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 3,504 reads 16 comments

  8. Duke Basketball: Why Can't the Blue Devils Land a Beast for the Block?

    It's hard to argue with Duke's success. In the Coach K era (1980-present), the Blue Devils have won 854 games, made 11 Final Four appearances and taken home four NCAA championships...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 5,115 reads 26 comments

  9. 10 CBB Teams That Need to Make Huge Improvements Against the Top 25

    If you want to win championships, the old saying is true: "To be the best, you have to beat the best." And in college basketball that means that you are not only going to come out on top against the cupcakes and underdogs on your schedule...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,232 reads 3 comments

  10. NC State Wolfpack's 2012-13 Success Dependent on Home-Court Improvements

    The 2011-12 North Carolina State men's basketball season could have been titled, "Revival in Raleigh." Mark Gottfried's first year saw the Wolfpack go 24-13, finish tied for fourth in the ACC and advance to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,050 reads 4 comments

  11. UCLA Basketball: How Will Tyler Lamb's Surgery Impact the Bruins' Depth?

    The soap opera that is UCLA Bruins basketball continues. Junior guard Tyler Lamb is scheduled to have arthroscopic surgery this week to repair some loose cartilage in his left knee, Chris Foster of the L...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,456 reads 2 comments

  12. CBB Recruiting: Could Julius Randle's UF Visit Lead to Gator Greatness?

    Julius Randle is taking his official visit to the University of Florida this weekend, according to Eric Bossi , recruiting analyst for Rivals.com. Randle, Rivals' No. 1 high school player in the Class of 2013, is being joined by No...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,740 reads 4 comments

  13. Kentucky Basketball: How Will Andrew Harrison Compare with the Last 4 UK PGs?

    Andrew Harrison will become the Kentucky Wildcats' starting point guard a year from now. The No. 1 point guard in the Class of 2013 will be leading what will no doubt be one of the most talented teams in all of college basketball...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 4,275 reads 5 comments

  14. Kentucky Basketball: 3 Recruits Who Might Follow the Harrison Twins to UK

    Andrew and Aaron Harrison announced today that they will be taking their talents to Lexington to become Kentucky Wildcats...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 13,546 reads 41 comments

  15. College Basketball: 4 Reasons the Harrisons Should Choose Maryland

    Andrew and Aaron Harrison form a unique, dynamic backcourt duo. The Twins are the the No. 1 PG and No. 1 SG in the nation. They are long and strong and skilled...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,855 reads 5 comments

  16. College Basketball: Cody Zeller and Sporting News' Preseason All-American Teams

    Cody Zeller was selected as Sporting News' 2012-13 Preseason Player of the Year. Zeller, a sophomore center from Indiana, headlines the fifteen players who were named on SN's preseason ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 3,420 reads 6 comments

  17. College Basketball: 6 Teams That Will Stay Undefeated the Longest

    Every year, a collection of college basketball teams start off the season winning one game after another. They usually blow through early season cupcakes and even holiday tournament tussles...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 5,155 reads 8 comments

  18. College Basketball: Top 15 High-Impact JuCo Transfers

    Every year, some of the top college basketball prospects come from junior colleges. Last year, Baylor's PG, Pierre Jackson, made a seamless transition from playing at College of Southern Idaho to running the show for the Bears...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 9,412 reads 5 comments

  19. Kansas Basketball: Bill Self Is Worth the Money

    When Bill Self was hired in April of 2003, Jayhawks' fans everywhere hoped that he would be able to maintain KU Basketball's standard of excellence. The program was already one of the most storied in CBB history...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,657 reads 3 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: Can Coach K Tie John Wooden for the Final Four Mark in 2012-13?

    Mike Krzyzewski has a shot at another major coaching mark in the 2012-13 season. Last year, he moved into the top spot on the all-time college basketball coaches' career wins list...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,218 reads 9 comments

  21. Video: Watch Gonzaga Guard's Insane Trick-Shot Video

    It seems like Gonzaga always has outstanding guards. Back in the day, John Stockton tore it up. Dan Dickau and Blake Step rocked it in the early 2000's. And now, Kevin Pangos, Gary Bell, Jr...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,391 reads 0 comments

  22. College Basketball: Don't Be Fooled by the Preseason Rankings

    The 2012-13 college basketball season is almost here. In a little more than three weeks, teams will begin their official preparations for what promises to be an electrifying season...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 10,482 reads 11 comments

  23. CBB Recruiting: 5-Star PF Noah Vonleh Reclassifies; Who Are the Early Leaders?

    How good is Noah Vonleh? When Vonleh decided Monday to reclassify and join the recruiting Class of 2013 (Jeff Borzello, CBS Sports Recruiting Blogger reports) , he was immediately inserted as the No...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 115 reads 0 comments

  24. Pac-12 Basketball: How Will Rice Transfer Arsalan Kazemi Fare in the Pac-12?

    Former Rice Forward Arsalan Kazemi is transferring to the University of Oregon, ESPN's Andy Katz reports. When he originally committed to Rice, the 6'7" 220-pound forward was the first D-1 player from Iran...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,973 reads 0 comments

  25. Must-Get Recruit for Each Top 25 College Basketball Team

    College basketball recruiting is in full swing. In-home visits are being scheduled and carried out by coaches and their staff...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about 2 years ago 7,519 reads 31 comments