| Jul 1, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Wayne Blackshear is a man on a mission.
You can hear it in the tone of his voice, the conviction in his words.
He's determined to prove he has the skills to play in the NBA — no matter how underwhelming his college career is perceived.
| Apr 23, 2015
| 9:13 AM
After a month of unabated good news, Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon finally got a jolt of reality Thursday when highly sought Drexel transfer Damion Lee (Calvert Hall) announced that he was going to Louisville.
Lee informed Evan...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 10:00 PM
One plays the game as it was originally intended. The other does things Dr. James Naismith and his cohorts probably didn't envision.
Chasson Randle is a straight-A student and pass-first shooting guard who will transition to the point at Stanford after...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 6:49 PM
Yes, Branden Dawson heard all about the Montrezl Harrell quote, on Twitter and courtesy of his Michigan State assistant coaches.
But Mike Garland and associate head coach Dwayne Stephens delivered it with some instructions: "They told me, 'Don't say...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 6:11 PM
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — The loss to UConn last year on the final Sunday in March cut deep. It cut a proud coach. It cut a proud Michigan State basketball program. UConn's greatest joy would give the returning Spartan players their greatest pain and...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 10:17 PM
No. 7 Michigan State 62, No. 3 Oklahoma 58: Denzel Valentine scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half to lead Michigan State to a 62-58 win over Oklahoma in an NCAA tournament East Regional semifinal on Friday night.
Counted out in February, the...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 3:58 PM
WHO: No. 7 Michigan State (26-11) vs. No. 4 Louisville (27-8)
WHAT: NCAA East regional final, Sunday, 11:20 a.m.
WHERE: Carrier Dome, Syracuse, N.Y. TV: CBS.
UPDATE: Between Michigan State Coach Tom Izzo and Louisville Coach Rick Pitino, there are...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 7:20 PM
It took UC Irvine nearly 40 years to get into an NCAA basketball tournament and then all Louisville could muster to knock the Anteaters out.
Cardinals guard Terry Rozier ended Irvine's upset dreams when he knocked the ball loose from Irvine guard Alex...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 9:22 PM
Luke Nelson took his history final Thursday morning. About five hours later, the UC Irvine sophomore guard's attempt to delay finality to a historic men's basketball season bounded off the rim.
Nelson's potential go-ahead three-pointer from about 26...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:16 PM
Before DePaul can judge any short list of potential basketball coaches, perhaps university President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider needs to re-evaluate the person making it.
Athletic director Jean Lenti Ponsetto offers DePaul 40 years of institutional...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 9:36 PM
No. 13 UC Irvine (23-12) vs. No. 4 Louisville (24-8)
Friday, KeyArena, Seattle.
How they got here: Irvine finished tied for second in the Big West Conference regular season, then won three games in the conference tournament to earn the league's...