| Nov 9, 2014
| 9:06 PM
In recent years, Big Ten basketball has surpassed Big Ten football in terms of depth and national relevance. That trend continues this season as the league boasts a national title contender in Wisconsin. It's anybody's guess where everyone else will...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:35 AM
While strolling around Virginia's campus last April about a week after U.Va. lost in the NCAA men's basketball tournament regional semifinals to Michigan State, the magnitude of what the Cavaliers accomplished last season finally hit Justin Anderson.
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:07 AM
Early projections have the No. 1 recruit in college basketball, Duke's Jahlil Okafor, as a leading candidate to be the top pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.
Coach Mike Krzyzewski said Wednesday he understands Okafor is not long for the Blue Devils. The 6-10,...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said Wednesday he understands that center Jahlil Okafor, a former Whitney Young star, is not long for the Blue Devils.
Early projections have Okafor as a leading candidate to be the top pick in the 2015 NBA draft. The 6-foot-...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:31 AM
College and professional football have long eclipsed college basketball’s early season, more so in the last 15 years as the former mushroomed from regional to national obsession. Add this season’s debut of the four-team College Football...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
College athletic coaches continue to dominate the upper ranks of Maryland's public salary structure, with University of Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon, football coach Randy Edsall and women's basketball coach Brenda Frese ranking as the...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Derrick Rose not recruiting Carmelo Anthony isn't a surprise. Derrick Rose saying he hasn't fully committed to participating in July's USA Basketball minicamp is.
Rose told Yahoo Sports on Sunday he remains uncertain if he will participate in the camp,...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 10:48 AM
The Chicago Bulls remain hopeful that Derrick Rose will participate in USA Basketball’s minicamp at the end of July.
“All indications have been that he would participate," general manager Gar Forman said Monday. "We’ll visit with him...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:35 AM
When Mike Krzyzewski returned to Chicago last week to speak at the centennial celebration of his Catholic elementary school, he had two long talks with Tom Thibodeau.
The Duke Hall of Fame coach and USA Basketball head man heard encouraging news about...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:17 PM
As a 4th of July weekend ticks away with Melo Watch, you patriotic people have questions. Lots and lots of questions.
Do you think Carmelo Anthony is the best fit for the Bulls? Jermaine Colon, Chicago
I don't think it's even a question. Anthony is...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Oklahoma Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, citing rest as his top priority, has declared himself unavailable for the United States basketball team at this year's World Cup in Spain.
Westbrook, 25, who won gold medals on the U.S. team at the 2010 World...