NCAA College Basketball News

Tuesday October 21, 2014 10:42 AM
The Racers have been nationally relevant in two of the past five seasons. Getting back to the NCAAs looks to be highly probable this year.
Tuesday October 21, 2014 10:17 AM
How'd that happen?
Monday October 20, 2014 10:53 AM
Craig Neal's look
Sunday October 19, 2014 7:33 PM
A tough blow for Maryland, as Smotrycz will miss the start of the regular season.
Saturday October 18, 2014 9:38 PM
Rick Ross did a 30-minute set at the end of Memphis Madness for a sold-out crowd that included NBA stars Vince Carter, Tony Allen and more than a dozen elite recruits.
Friday October 17, 2014 3:33 PM
Syracuse officials will attend an NCAA hearing later this month as part of a multi-year inquiry into the school's athletic department, a source confirmed to CBSSports.com on Friday.
Friday October 17, 2014 1:00 PM
San Diego State, Boise State and Colorado State are expected to compete for the Mountain West Conference title this season.
Friday October 17, 2014 12:21 PM
Christophe Varidel, who was a member of Florida Gulf Coast's Sweet 16 team in 2013, announced Friday that his college career is ending because of injuries that have prevented him from participating in workouts since he enrolled at Alabama last May.
Thursday October 16, 2014 5:07 PM
Though it's really only affected college football stars, college basketball players have been warned about potential pitfalls as well.
Thursday October 16, 2014 11:44 AM
Before he ever played a game in a Racers uni.
Thursday October 16, 2014 11:30 AM
The conference announced its preseason awards on Wednesday.
Wednesday October 15, 2014 2:44 PM
We go an hour long on the latest news in college hoops, rank the top teams in the major leagues, plus list our favorite Pearl Jam records and even give a quick review of "Gone Girl." Spoiler alert!
Wednesday October 15, 2014 12:55 PM
Our experts are all in on Wisconsin, but it still could be a very interesting season in the Big Ten.
Tuesday October 14, 2014 11:40 AM
The games you'll need watch this season on our television networks are here and posted inside.
Tuesday October 14, 2014 10:12 AM
The 7-year-old son of Nebraska assistant Chris Harriman has been battling leukemia for the better part of five years. He had a stem-cell transplant late last month.
Tuesday October 14, 2014 9:58 AM
Two injuries have set back the program yet again. It's been this way for a couple of years now.
Saturday October 11, 2014 11:46 AM
For Kansas' "Late Night in the Phog," Self didn't hold back. We're thankful for this.
Friday October 10, 2014 7:47 PM
It's possible Oklahoma gets overlooked playing in the Big 12 with Kansas and Co. Or is it because of last year's NCAA showing? Whatever it is, things are about to change for the Sooners.
Friday October 10, 2014 3:28 PM
How long he'll be out remains in doubt, but it's not overtly good at the moment.
Friday October 10, 2014 11:04 AM
Two arrests, an indefinite suspension, and with that Walker will never again play in a Longhorns uniform.
Friday October 10, 2014 9:59 AM
Poor grades, but does it matter now? And why did he opt to share it?
Thursday October 9, 2014 2:40 PM
UConn and SMU are expected to battle it out for the AAC championship.
Thursday October 9, 2014 2:38 PM
The former Alabama women's player was embattled, but Bama and now the NCAA have given her the go to play this season.
Thursday October 9, 2014 2:03 PM
The former Kentucky swing man has redefined his game and should be a big factor for the Zags this season.
Thursday October 9, 2014 12:31 PM
The first-year coach has already secured a recruiting class that ranks fourth nationally, according to 247 Sports.
Thursday October 9, 2014 11:35 AM
It's Bill Self. What else would you expect?
Thursday October 9, 2014 11:01 AM
Marquette landed a commitment from elite prospect Henry Ellenson on Thursday.
Wednesday October 8, 2014 6:00 PM
Colorado State transfer Jon Octeus said that he has committed to Purdue and will be eligible immediately for the entire 2014-15 season.
Wednesday October 8, 2014 5:18 PM
Kentucky, Kansas, Villanova and Wisconsin are among the unanimous picks as our experts predict the 2014-15 champion for every conference.
Wednesday October 8, 2014 11:16 AM
We can't wait for the season to start.
Tuesday October 7, 2014 8:20 PM
The school president claims new information has allowed them to reconsider the case, which has made national headlines over the past few days.
Tuesday October 7, 2014 3:29 PM
One of five programs will get a commitment from a borderline five-star prospect in a couple weeks.
Tuesday October 7, 2014 10:40 AM
Daisha Simmons' story isn't slowing down, and now legal matters may come into play for Alabama.
Tuesday October 7, 2014 10:11 AM
Will they miss the big season opener? JMU plays an elite ACC program.
Monday October 6, 2014 1:13 PM
The NCAA still hasn't decided whether to keep the First Four in Dayton past 2015. But moving it would be a classic case of fixing something that isn't even close to broken.
Monday October 6, 2014 11:29 AM
Austin's playing days are over, but his new life could very well have so much more impact.
Monday October 6, 2014 11:07 AM
Pepperdine will be without one of the best players in the West Coast Conference for the next few weeks.
Monday October 6, 2014 10:46 AM
Alford took the Bruins to the Sweet 16 as a No. 4 seed last season.
Monday October 6, 2014 10:33 AM
The Tar Heels had their season-opening event over the weekend, and Meeks' performance was one of the highlights.
Sunday October 5, 2014 10:37 AM
The team says it's already disciplined the two, but didn't specify how.
Friday October 3, 2014 7:21 PM
Chris Jones -- along with Pitt teammate Josh Newkirk -- will get more playing time with Cam Wright hurt. At Iowa State, Jameel McKay will give it a new dimension.
Friday October 3, 2014 1:23 PM
Iowa State, Illinois, Virginia Tech, and UAB will be the four featured programs in the 2015 Emerald Coast Classic, multiple sources told CBSSports.com.
Thursday October 2, 2014 5:36 PM
The big man will suit up, and that is absolutely huge for the Vols.
Thursday October 2, 2014 1:23 PM
The league coaches' votes have been published. This is the first preseason conference awards list from any of the major leagues.
Thursday October 2, 2014 9:56 AM
The Cyclones will be shorthanded to open its season against two solid mid-majors.
Wednesday October 1, 2014 8:46 PM
Is Iowa ready to make the leap in the Big Ten? Fran McCaffery thinks so. The Hawkeyes coach explains last season's struggles and the lessons his team learned while also touching on his son's health.
Wednesday October 1, 2014 6:29 PM
Missouri will be without its leading returning scorer for the start of practice.
Wednesday October 1, 2014 12:02 PM
Personal reasons have caused the Tigers to lose out on what could've been a key player for this season.
Wednesday October 1, 2014 8:22 AM
The Wichita State junior went from a backup point guard to a preseason All-American in the span of a year. With that type of advancement comes opportunities to make an impact, and VanVleet is doing his best to take advantage of them.
Tuesday September 30, 2014 1:39 PM
Winning the ACC and a Sweet 16 run hasn't satisfied a Virginia team that returns five of its top seven players. Tony Bennett discusses the challenge of sustaining success.
Friday September 26, 2014 11:22 AM
Jim Larranaga is sitting is Spanish native junior college transfer, meaning Miami is now down two scholarship players to start the year.
Friday September 26, 2014 10:24 AM
Rothstein: Tom Izzo landing arguably the best shooter in the 2015 class is just one piece in a stockpile of incoming talent that should make the Spartans scary.
Thursday September 25, 2014 3:35 PM
The Cardinals have an unconventional approach to shorts this season.
Wednesday September 24, 2014 1:07 PM
That Sweet 16 run gave Johnny Dawkins a new lease on life out west.
Wednesday September 24, 2014 11:42 AM
The Florida State coach currently has a top-three recruiting class committed, which is serving as a reminder that he's one of the best to ever do it.
Wednesday September 24, 2014 10:31 AM
The Cougars are now wanting to keep chase in the American. This is part of how you do it.
Tuesday September 23, 2014 3:35 PM
Georgia Tech got some positive news for its newcomer-heavy frontcourt on Tuesday.
Tuesday September 23, 2014 1:59 PM
The Maryland star senior guard happened upon himself in an anatomy book. He's wondering why his photo is there, and if there's a way for him to earn some cash.
Monday September 22, 2014 5:49 PM
Shaka Smart says this year's VCU team might be the deepest team he's ever had. If young players like frosh Terry Larrier step up, that's trouble for the A-10.
Monday September 22, 2014 12:30 PM
Gary Parrish is joined on an offseason edition of the Eye on College Basketball Podcast by Matt Norlander and Jeff Borzello. They discuss a number of topics such as does Mike Krzyzewski actually gain a recruiting advantage by working with USA Basketball?
Friday September 19, 2014 7:32 PM
Syracuse and USA basketball coach JIm Boeheim called into "The Doug Gottlieb Show" to discuss the USA's FIBA championship, recruiting and much more.
Thursday September 18, 2014 3:22 PM
Luring top 2015 big man Skal Labissiere is pivotal for Kentucky's future, while Kevin Ollie is putting together a nice class at UConn.
Wednesday September 17, 2014 9:28 AM
The Big Blue Madness ticket event comes Friday, but these people have been waiting outside for days already.
Tuesday September 16, 2014 4:07 PM
Rhode Island and UNLV have positioned themselves well with Jalen Poyser, as have Oklahoma and Creighton.
Tuesday September 16, 2014 10:46 AM
Emmanuel Mudiay, who announced in July that he was bypassing college for professional basketball, signed a shoe contract with Under Armour.
Tuesday September 16, 2014 9:23 AM
Florida International's beach-themed floor has been battered and will need a facelift.
Monday September 15, 2014 10:21 PM
Louisville lost its best 2015 commit on Monday night.
Monday September 15, 2014 10:06 PM
Phil Martelli talks about falling to the eventual national champs in overtime of the NCAA Tournament, rebuilding without three key seniors and the tough Atlantic 10.
Thursday September 11, 2014 10:47 PM
Notre Dame picked up a commitment from four-star guard Rex Pflueger.
Thursday September 11, 2014 3:02 PM
Class of 2016 star Dedric Lawson plans to reclassify, gradute high school next year and enroll at Memphis in time for the 2015-16 season, his father told CBSSports.com on Thursday.
Thursday September 11, 2014 1:55 PM
The country's least-appreciated player? Gotta be Dustin Hogue, who was the glue during Iowa State's Sweet 16 run. Also undervalued? Gators frosh Devin Robinson.
Wednesday September 10, 2014 5:35 PM
Villanova landed one of the best pure point guards in the country on Wednesday, as Jalen Brunson announced his commitment.
Tuesday September 9, 2014 11:03 AM
Kentucky is highlighting its loaded 2014-15 roster by setting up a two-day scouting combine for NBA execs, according to a report.
Monday September 8, 2014 10:20 AM
New Mexico has locked up its head coach for the new six seasons.
Sunday September 7, 2014 8:50 PM
Texas A&M now has one of the best two-man recruiting classes in the country.
Saturday September 6, 2014 7:06 PM
Florida State won't be short on perimeter firepower during the 2015-16 season.
Friday September 5, 2014 8:07 PM
Malik Beasley joins Terrance Mann in the Seminoles' 2015 recruiting class.
Friday September 5, 2014 1:36 PM
With college football in full swing, official visits in the college basketball recruiting world are heating up as well.
Friday September 5, 2014 10:43 AM
The iconic former Indiana coach was on a fishing trip in Wyoming when he drove his SUV straight into a cow. Yes, the air bag deployed.
Thursday September 4, 2014 10:21 PM
Louisville landed an elite guard on Thursday night.
Thursday September 4, 2014 3:58 PM
Jaylen Brown is one of the best, if not the best, basketball prospect in the Class of 2015. Consequently, it makes little sense for him to commit to a college early, and that's something his mother seems to understand.
Thursday September 4, 2014 9:22 AM
UNLV point guard Daquan Cook will miss the 2014-15 season with a torn ACL.
Thursday September 4, 2014 9:10 AM
Billy Kennedy will be at Texas A&M through the 2018 season.
Thursday September 4, 2014 8:10 AM
UALR athletic director Chris Peterson resigned Wednesday after making inappropriate sexual comments about a player's mother.
Wednesday September 3, 2014 1:41 PM
Once upon a time the prevailing theory was that Mike Krzyzewski might retire after the 2016 Olympics at the age of 69. Now, those closest to him think there's no way that happens, and that the Duke Hall of Famer will be in Durham for many years to come.
Tuesday September 2, 2014 7:11 PM
Former Clemson assistant will replace Doug Wojcik.
Tuesday September 2, 2014 11:02 AM
Five schools remain for top-15 prospect Carlton Bragg.
Friday August 29, 2014 11:19 AM
Former Michigan big man has little regrets with how his college career ended.
Friday August 29, 2014 2:01 AM
There were nearly 700 transfers this offseason -- so here's a recap of the biggest ones.
Thursday August 28, 2014 4:34 PM
The YouTube clip circulating of Nebraska assistant Chris Harriman's son being told he can finally leave the hospital after chemotherapy treatments is sweet, and everybody seems happy. But this fight against leukemia is far from over, and even the best-case scenarios going forward aren't good.
Thursday August 28, 2014 4:27 PM
The former Maryland commit Trayvon Reed will be eligible in December 2014.
Thursday August 28, 2014 12:27 PM
Charleston great Anthony Johnson withdrew his name from consideration for the College of Charleston coaching vacancy after it became known that he was involved in a domestic dispute with his then-wife in 2011, CBSSports.com confirmed on Thursday.
Wednesday August 27, 2014 10:15 AM
Dayton shored up the point guard position on Tuesday.
Wednesday August 27, 2014 9:58 AM
The Elite 24 game over the weekend was one of the best venues we've ever seen for an outdoor basketball game.
Tuesday August 26, 2014 9:49 AM
The Thompson Athletics Center received a significant donation on Monday.
Monday August 25, 2014 4:16 PM
UTEP's best recruit in the class of 2014 has failed to qualify and will instead head to junior college.
Monday August 25, 2014 10:34 AM
Abdul Shanun was believed to not know how to swim, and his kayak overturned on him off the coast of San Diego.
Saturday August 23, 2014 1:41 AM
The departure of so much top talent might be causing some to forget about SMU point guard Nic Moore, who should have a breakout season. Also, Bruce Pearl can finally talk to recruits at Auburn.
Friday August 22, 2014 3:47 PM
LeVelle Moton has agreed in principle to an eight-year contract extension with North Carolina Central, a source told CBSSports.com on Friday. The deal is worth a total of $2 million.
Friday August 22, 2014 2:19 PM
Aaron Brown will be going from Conference USA to the ACC

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