Derek and Grant give you a detailed update from what they saw from K-State prospects at the Sharpe Performance Combine
Posted: July 12, 2020, 11:00 am
The image Karl Harris has of his father is painted by old photos and the stories his brothers tell. The train ride to school through Chicago's South Side delivered daily horrors: drugs, gang violence, death. Every time life knocked him down, Harris shoved right back.
Posted: July 11, 2020, 8:58 pm
Lawson is the second Black woman to be hired to coach a women's team in the ACC this offseason.
Posted: July 11, 2020, 6:32 pm
If the ACC and SEC join the conferences only playing league games, they need to make exceptions for rivalries.
Posted: July 11, 2020, 12:52 pm
Check out clips of 2022 Kansas State wide receiver target Tyson Struber at the Sharp Performance combine in Salina.
Posted: July 11, 2020, 11:49 am
Kansas State head coach Bruce Weber gathered, virtually, with media members to tackle offseason topics.
Posted: July 11, 2020, 11:43 am
Many schools are making plans for the fall semester. Is it too early to look at college basketball?
Posted: July 11, 2020, 2:24 am
Juwan Howard and Michigan basketball have a top-five recruiting class nationally. Friday afternoon, the Maize and Blue secured a commitment from Grand Rapids (Mich.) Christian four-star shooting guard Kobe Bufkin.
Posted: July 10, 2020, 7:58 pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Texas Tech has signed 7-foot-1 Russian center Vladislav Goldin.
Posted: July 10, 2020, 12:08 am
Attorneys representing Zion Williamson in a lawsuit filed by former his marketing agent Gina Ford have claimed that the allegations set forth in her latest court filing are "fraudulent" and "a desperate and irresponsible attempt to smear Mr. Williamson." Ford claimed to have obtain "newly-discovered evidence" regarding her lawsuit against Zion, specifically that the player
Posted: July 9, 2020, 11:54 pm
The intrigue into Zion Williamson's legal battle has nothing to do with him and everything to do with smearing Duke.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 9:13 pm
The latest in Zion William's legal woes alleges a six-figure payment from a marketing agency in 2018, prior to playing basketball at Duke.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 9:00 pm
The draft date has been pushed back to Oct. 16 and the NBA Draft Lottery is expected to be held on Aug. 25, with the league's season restart coming on July 30. As a result of the dates being pushed back, the NCAA gave the date of Aug. 3 or 10 days after the NBA Draft combine, whichever comes first, for players to withdraw their names from the draft and retain their college eligibility. Below, we've broken down the players from around the Big Ten who must make decisions before the deadline (those transferring out of the conference or are undecided on a destination are not included).
Posted: July 9, 2020, 2:34 pm
Basketball will not be played until Jan. 1st at the earliest.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 2:32 am
Stanford was already facing some difficult financial choices as it tried to support one of the nation's largest athletics departments. The coronavirus pandemic forced a dramatic and painful decision: Faced with a nearly $25 million deficit next year, Stanford became the first known Power Five school to eliminate athletic programs because of the pandemic, announcing Wednesday that 11 of its 36 varsity sports will be shuttered next year. Stanford also is eliminating 20 support staff positions.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 1:03 am
Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton kept star recruit Cade Cunningham from leaving the program, in part, because he was willing to lose him. Cunningham, one of the nation's top basketball recruits, has chose to remain at Oklahoma State despite the program being banned from the 2021 postseason. Cunningham was impressed with the way Boynton approached him after the NCAA handed down its decision.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 8:43 pm
The goal of C4C is to help student-athletes engage, educate, empower, and evolve on issues of social injustices, systemic racism, & power of voting
Posted: July 8, 2020, 8:07 pm
This was a fun podcast to record.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 5:34 pm
Florida guard Tre Mann is returning for his sophomore season. Mann withdrew his name from the NBA draft Tuesday and plans to stay in school at least another year, a significant and somewhat expected development for fifth-year coach Mike White. Mann surprised the Gators by announcing in late April he planned to explore his professional options.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 7:55 pm
After testing the waters, Florida combo guard Tre Mann is withdrawing from the 2020 NBA Draft and will come back to school next season. Mann and UF starting point guard Andrew Nembhard both declared for the draft on April 26, but preserved their NCAA eligibility. Nembhard withdrew his name May 30, but decided to transfer to Gonzaga.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 5:24 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Former South Carolina running back, athletic director and board of trustees member King Dixon died Monday. He was 83.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 5:23 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Coach Penny Hardaway and Memphis will play Alabama three times over the next three seasons with two of those games in Memphis.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 4:14 pm
Iowa State guard Rasir Bolton said he decided to leave Penn State last spring because of a comment by coach Pat Chambers, who said the player had a noose around his neck. Bolton tweeted that Chambers made the noose comment after the coach returned from a one-game suspension for shoving Nittany Lions player Myles Dread in the chest during the previous game. Bolton, who was a starter, scored seven points in the game Chambers missed and shot poorly from the field.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 1:21 pm
This is great and important.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 3:39 am
This is a bad look for Pat Chambers.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 2:02 pm
Martin Jarmond takes over UCLA in strenuous times.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 1:47 pm
Our college basketball and NBA writers went through the whole draft, pick by pick.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 12:09 pm
The only top 25 you need to read.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 12:00 pm
WVSports.com provides an updated breakdown of the current scholarship situation on the West Virginia basketball team.
Posted: July 4, 2020, 3:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Highly touted prospect Makur Maker verbally committed to Howard University on Friday, picking the Bison over college basketball powerhouses UCLA, Kentucky and Memphis.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 9:18 pm
Maker is the first five-star to commit to an HBCU since rankings were kept on the internet.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 12:59 pm
Another top recruit is considering an HBCU. This time Makur Maker, cousin of NBA star Thon Maker, that has Howard in his final four schools.
Posted: July 2, 2020, 9:42 pm
Kansas has entered the independent review process for complex NCAA cases.
Posted: July 2, 2020, 1:55 pm
Renee Montgomery and Tiffany Hayes follow Maya Moore in fighting for social justice.
Posted: July 2, 2020, 1:53 pm
SEC commissioner 'concerned' women's sports could lose funding if prominent male athletes generate significant endorsements
Greg Sankey was one of five witnesses at a Senate hearing regarding Name, Image and Likeness rules in college athletics.
Posted: July 1, 2020, 5:16 pm
LaMelo Ball could end up being better than Lonzo.
Posted: July 1, 2020, 12:00 pm
Obi Toppin is not worth the No. 1 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, but the reigning college hoops Player of the Year is the favorite to win Rookie of the Year?
Posted: July 1, 2020, 12:00 pm
John Oluwadare 6 foot recent Burlington Township grad John Oluwadare has made his college plans.Oluwadare has decided to stay close to home and attend Rowan College Burlington County.He averaged 10 ppg going for 24 in a win over Rancocas ValleyAs a junior he notched 10 ppg hitting for 20 in two wins.
Posted: June 30, 2020, 7:45 pm
What does Bates' commitment to Michigan State mean?
Posted: June 30, 2020, 7:19 pm
Draymond Green, three-time NBA champion of the Golden State Warriors, discussed what immediate steps heâ€™d like to see the NCAA take.
Posted: June 30, 2020, 12:54 pm
Emoni Bates could be the best player in the world one day. He also could be Andrew Wiggins. A column on the importance of understanding range of outcomes.
Posted: June 30, 2020, 12:04 am
Yahoo Sportsâ€™ Dan Wetzel and Pete Thamel, and Sports Illustratedâ€™s Pat Forde discuss No. 1 2022 recruit Emoni Batesâ€™ commitment to Michigan State and if they think he will ever actually play in East Lansing.
Posted: June 29, 2020, 9:56 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan high school basketball standout Emoni Bates has committed to play at Michigan State for the class of 2022.
Posted: June 29, 2020, 9:24 pm
The No. 1 prospect in the Class of 2022 is heading to East Lansing.
Posted: June 29, 2020, 7:00 pm
The nation's top recruit from the Class of 2022 has chosen his college.
Posted: June 29, 2020, 5:57 pm
Mark Byington has spent more than three months as the menâ€™s basketball coach at James Madison without being able to take a recruiting trip or meet personally with the eight players joining his program during the coronavirus pandemic. â€œWe wanted to get older,â€� said Byington, who left Georgia Southern for the Colonial Athletic Association program. Twenty Division I programs have changed coaches since March, when the pandemic shut down college and professional sports as well as in-person recruiting.
Posted: June 29, 2020, 5:27 pm
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Posted: June 29, 2020, 12:31 pm
Emoni Bates is the best prospect in high school basketball, and he will likely never set foot on a college campus.
Posted: June 28, 2020, 12:45 pm
The 2019 edition of the West Virginia basketball team finished 21-10 in a shortened season that would have seen the Mountaineers back in the NCAA Tournament. This isn't designed to look at what West Virginia might have missed out on because obviously Bob Huggins and his staff pushed the right buttons, but more of a way to see how those that left the program fared in new destinations. Harris is a unique situation on this list considering he was dismissed from West Virginia and wasn't necessarily a transfer by choice.
Posted: June 27, 2020, 1:23 pm
This was the most powerful statement a coach has made on the subject to date.
Posted: June 27, 2020, 1:15 pm
â€œWe should be saying it every day. Itâ€™s not political. This is not a political statement. Itâ€™s a human rights statement. Itâ€™s a fairness statement.â€�
Posted: June 27, 2020, 3:02 am