NCAA College Basketball News

Friday April 18, 2014 4:20 PM
St. John's received a nice boost on Friday, as Chris Obekpa decided to return to the Red Storm instead of transferring.
Friday April 18, 2014 11:17 AM
The 8-year-old who died from cancer last week had a celebration of her life at the Breslin Center Thursday night. This video is inspiring.
Friday April 18, 2014 10:46 AM
He's their little 'Vydas!
Friday April 18, 2014 10:07 AM
A significant change to the transfer model could be coming to college basketball.
Thursday April 17, 2014 6:51 PM
URI assistant Preston Murphy is joining Jim Christian's staff at Boston College.
Thursday April 17, 2014 3:12 PM
The Wildcats lose a scorer, but it's an expected departure.
Thursday April 17, 2014 1:46 PM
UCLA star guard Jordan Adams will return for the Bruins in 2014-15.
Thursday April 17, 2014 12:54 PM
Every time a decent job opens, the same names appear on a published list of candidates. And then those guys never leave, and it's been this way for a while.
Thursday April 17, 2014 11:42 AM
The Phoenix are a Horizon power these days. Can Wardle get the team to the NCAAs next season?
Wednesday April 16, 2014 4:39 PM
Big news for Boilermakers fans. Purdue hopes to contend for an NCAA Tournament bid next season.
Wednesday April 16, 2014 1:00 PM
UCLA's Kyle Anderson and Zach LaVine have formally declared for the 2014 NBA Draft. Both Bruins are projected as first-round picks.
Wednesday April 16, 2014 12:51 PM
The Eagles will hold on to a critical piece on a rebuilding team.
Wednesday April 16, 2014 10:16 AM
Will the recent case at North Carolina prompt a different set of rules for the NCAA going forward?
Tuesday April 15, 2014 6:25 PM
Washington State had some roster movement on Tuesday, highlighted by the transfer of guard Royce Woolridge.
Tuesday April 15, 2014 4:31 PM
Two critical pieces to this past season are leaving early and pursuing the pros.
Tuesday April 15, 2014 3:37 PM
Michigan sophomores Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III formally announced on Tuesday that they will forgo their final two years of eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Tuesday April 15, 2014 1:21 PM
Tennessee coach Cuonzo Martin has agreed to become the next head coach at California.
Tuesday April 15, 2014 11:01 AM
After a 10-year stint, the Black Bears will be on the hunt for a new coach.
Monday April 14, 2014 5:14 PM
The Sparty sophomore shooting guard flirted with leaving last year, and now he'll head out after two solid seasons in East Lansing.
Monday April 14, 2014 3:29 PM
We have compiled a comprehensive list of the notable AAU and camps for the spring and summer recruiting months.
Monday April 14, 2014 2:11 PM
A source told that the sophomore forward is turning pro. But another source said the Michigan coaching staff still hasn't heard that news from Robinson.
Monday April 14, 2014 1:38 PM
Syracuse's Jerami Grant is expected to turn pro.
Monday April 14, 2014 1:36 PM
The league had a trial run in Memphis, and next year it will move all the way up to Connecticut. Reports have it going to Orlando in 2016.
Monday April 14, 2014 11:37 AM
The Kentucky coach is promoting a book, but that's not what made headlines amid his press tour on Monday morning.
Monday April 14, 2014 10:09 AM
Rothstein: The top-ranked Wildcats add some fresh faces to a talented core, but keep an eye on Kansas.
Sunday April 13, 2014 4:20 PM
Creighton has its point guard for the 2015-16 season.
Sunday April 13, 2014 3:53 PM
The Cyclones forward will sit while the school gets the facts and awaits what comes of the case.
Sunday April 13, 2014 12:56 PM
Virginia Tech transfer Trevor Thompson is heading to Ohio State, sources tell
Sunday April 13, 2014 10:50 AM
Xavier will have head coach Chris Mack roaming the sidelines again next season.
Saturday April 12, 2014 11:05 AM
Louisville transfer Kevin Ware is off to Georgia State.
Friday April 11, 2014 9:26 PM
Multiple sources told on Friday that former NBA coach Eric Musselman has interviewed with California officials on two different occasions about replacing Mike Montgomery as the Bears' men's basketball coach.
Friday April 11, 2014 5:16 PM
Expect a long line for Xavier's Justin Martin, who can play immediately next season.
Friday April 11, 2014 2:48 PM
Alex Kirk is leaving New Mexico for the NBA draft.
Friday April 11, 2014 1:31 PM
Jarnell Stokes confirmed on Friday what reported Thursday -- specifically that he's leaving Tennessee after three seasons to enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Friday April 11, 2014 12:47 PM
Kareem Canty has received his release from Marshall.
Friday April 11, 2014 10:04 AM
Houston's two players have requested a release in the wake of the Cougars hiring Kelvin Sampson.
Thursday April 10, 2014 9:45 PM
Western Illinois announced the resignation of its head coach on Thursday night.
Thursday April 10, 2014 9:39 PM
Tennessee junior Jarnell Stokes has scheduled a press conference for Friday afternoon, at which point he's planning to announce that he'll enter the 2014 NBA Draft, multiple sources told on Thursday.
Thursday April 10, 2014 8:51 PM
The Michigan State basketball coach spoke with students for eight minutes.
Thursday April 10, 2014 3:18 PM
Jon Horford is leaving Michigan and will be eligible at his next school immediately.
Thursday April 10, 2014 2:39 PM
The Tigers forward was arrested twice in one day last week.
Thursday April 10, 2014 2:34 PM
Xavier coach Chris Mack has emerged as a top target in California's ongoing search to replace Mike Montgomery, multiple sources told on Thursday.
Thursday April 10, 2014 1:38 PM
The man who made UNLV a national program is undergoing tests to determine why he's feeling fatigued.
Thursday April 10, 2014 12:23 PM
Former NBA star Rod Strickland will be moving to Tampa to join the USF basketball staff.
Thursday April 10, 2014 11:36 AM
The big man who started late because of academics has shown flashes but will put off NBA dreams at least another year.
Thursday April 10, 2014 10:55 AM
Reports emerged Thursday morning that Michigan's Nik Stauskas was going pro. But Stauskas denied them.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 6:08 PM
Gary Parrish sat down Wednesday with Matt Norlander and Jeff Borzello to look back, look ahead and discuss a number of issues within the sport of college basketball.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 4:02 PM
The Jayhawks big man announced his decision at a press conference on Wednesday.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 3:50 PM
After referring to Connecticut's victory in December against shorthanded Florida as a 'fluke,' Gregg Doyel got some Hate Mail. After UConn won the rematch in the Final Four? He got a lot of Hate Mail.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 1:13 PM
Derrick Gordon's decision to announce he's gay was inspired by similar declarations from Jason Collins and Michael Sam. Gordon coming out should resonate too.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 10:13 AM
As the season ends, let's look back at the best images from the final three games.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 10:10 AM
Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon came out as the first openly gay male Division-I basketball player.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 7:36 AM
Lacey Holsworth, the little blonde girl who famously became friends with Michigan State star Adreian Payne while battling cancer, died early Wednesday. She was 8 years old.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 1:13 AM
Allie LaForce and Tony Luftman debate who will have the better pro career between Shabazz Napier, Marcus Smart, or T.J. Warren.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 7:53 PM
Maryland lost three rotation players to transfer on Tuesday.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 7:37 PM
Dan Woike and Jim Trotter join Jim Rome to discuss if Manhattan reinstating coach Steve Masiello is the right decision.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 5:02 PM
Former presidents got to see the UConn beat Kentucky, but what about fans in the nosebleed seats?
Tuesday April 8, 2014 4:09 PM
Davidson assistant Jim Fox has reached an agreement to be the next head coach at Appalachian State, the school announced Tuesday afternoon.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 2:03 AM
Jon Rothstein lists his top teams for the 2014-15 college basketball season.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 1:39 AM
Our CBS Sports Network analysts breakdown how UConn guard Shabazz Napier was able to dominate in the Championship game and lead the Huskies to a title.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 1:18 AM
Kentucky's biggest question entering the offseason has nothing to do with its players. After a report on Monday night, it could be John Calipari.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 1:07 AM
UConn guard Shabazz Napier scores 22 points to lead the Huskies to a 60-54 win over Kentucky in the championship game. Adam Zucker, Steve Lappas, Jon Rothstein, Mateen Cleaves and Wally Szczerbiak breakdown the game action.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 12:53 AM
Doug Gottlieb calls in to give his take on the championship game between Kentucky and UConn.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 12:20 AM
UConn's national title win over Kentucky, in the form of the song and montage most associated with the NCAA Tournament.
Monday April 7, 2014 9:08 PM
Former Wildcat says John Calipari will take over for Mike D'Antoni ... who hasn't been fired yet. Lakers refute the statement.
Monday April 7, 2014 8:33 PM
Jon Rothstein lists his top five potential impact transfers for the 2014-15 college basketball season.
Monday April 7, 2014 7:53 PM
Jon Rothstein lists his top five potential breakout players for the 2014-15 college basketball season.
Monday April 7, 2014 6:25 PM college basketball writer Matt Norlander joins Roger Lodge on "ROME" to preview the National Championship game between UConn and Kentucky.
Monday April 7, 2014 3:40 PM
Florida Atlantic is going with Michael Curry as its next head coach.
Monday April 7, 2014 12:07 PM
The most vital player in this tournament won a regular-season award for performance as point guard.
Sunday April 6, 2014 11:39 PM
Alex Poythress' role has lessened in his sophomore season. However, Kentucky wouldn't be playing for a national championship without him.
Sunday April 6, 2014 11:10 PM
Breanna Stewart scored 18 points and undefeated Connecticut continued its march toward an unprecedented ninth national championship with a 75-56 win against Stanford on Sunday night.
Sunday April 6, 2014 8:40 PM
Kayla McBride scored 28 points and Jewell Loyd added 16 to lead unbeaten Notre Dame to an 87-61 win over Maryland in the Final Four on Sunday night.
Sunday April 6, 2014 6:21 PM
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Huskies experience in Dallas as they prepared for their Final Four match-up against Florida.
Sunday April 6, 2014 6:21 PM
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Wildcats experience in Dallas as they prepared for their Final Four match-up against Wisconsin.
Sunday April 6, 2014 6:21 PM
Kentucky finished six games back of Florida in the SEC while Connecticut finished in a three-way tie for third in the American Athletic Conference. And one of them is about to be a national champion.
Sunday April 6, 2014 6:15 PM
Dick Gregory, paralyzed after suffering an injury at a Kentucky game in November, is enjoying every moment of his team's championship run. The Wildcats are giving their longtime fan plenty to smile about.
Sunday April 6, 2014 5:55 PM
Sunday confirmed the injury status of two impact Kentucky players -- Alex Poythress will play for the Wildcats while Willy Cauley-Stein will miss his third straight game.
Sunday April 6, 2014 4:41 PM
One of the all-time coaching great is getting his moment in the sport's hallowed hall.
Sunday April 6, 2014 4:23 PM
Ryan Boatright didn't take an easy road to Connecticut -- and his development has been key for the Huskies.
Sunday April 6, 2014 4:13 PM
Greg Gumbel, Steve Lappas, Seth Davis, and Jon Rothstein discuss which key players of Florida will have the biggest impact on their team next season.
Sunday April 6, 2014 3:57 PM
You might forget, but the Huskies were fairly close to not even making it to the second game of the first weekend, let alone the final game of this tournament.
Sunday April 6, 2014 3:39 PM
UConn point guard Shabazz Napier joins Dana Jacobson to discuss winning the 2014 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award and advancing to the National Championship.
Sunday April 6, 2014 3:09 PM
UConn head coach Kevin Ollie joined Greg Gumbel, Steve Lappas, and Doug Gottlieb to discuss coaching his team to beat Florida and having a tough team throughout the season.
Sunday April 6, 2014 3:09 PM
Kentucky head coach John Calipari joined Greg Gumbel, Steve Lappas, and Doug Gottlieb to discuss coaching his team through the NCAA Tournament, going up against UConn in the National Championship, and much more.
Sunday April 6, 2014 3:09 PM
Greg Gumbel, Steve Lappas, Doug Gottlieb, and Mateen Cleaves preview the upcoming NCAA Championship game between No. 8 Kentucky and No. 7 UConn.
Sunday April 6, 2014 1:30 PM
The title game is set for Monday: Connecticut vs. Kentucky.
Sunday April 6, 2014 2:21 AM
Our CBS Sports Network analysts discuss the coaching ability of Kevin Ollie and John Calipari as UConn is now set to face Kentucky in the National Championship game.
Sunday April 6, 2014 1:30 AM
Wisconsin won't get over Saturday's loss or a long time, but the Badgers could be right back here next season.
Sunday April 6, 2014 1:16 AM
He's Kentucky's best player. And on Saturday, Randle set the table for another amazing Kentucky finish. Let's not forget a key player in the dramatic win.
Sunday April 6, 2014 12:29 AM
North Dakota State's Saul Phillips has reached an agreement in principle to become the next head coach at Ohio, a source told on Friday.
Saturday April 5, 2014 2:01 AM
Rothstein: Stop comparing Shabazz Napier to Kemba Walker. Why? Because Walker's supporting cast was much better than Napier's. Taking this group to Dallas makes Napier a legend.
Friday April 4, 2014 7:25 PM
Adam Zucker, Wally Szczerbiak, Jon Rothstein and Mateen Cleaves discuss who has done the best coaching job among the Final Four coaches.
Friday April 4, 2014 7:15 PM
Adam Zucker, Wally Szczerbiak, Jon Rothstein and Mateen Cleaves discuss which player has been the most impressive in the NCAA Tournament.
Friday April 4, 2014 6:20 PM
Creighton's senior star added to his inventory of player-of-the-year awards with another big-time honor on Friday.
Friday April 4, 2014 5:28 PM
Our experts each make their selections for the Florida-UConn and Kentucky-Wisconsin games.
Friday April 4, 2014 5:04 PM
Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan joins Jon Rothstein to discuss the Badgers advancing to the Final Four and the journey getting there.
Friday April 4, 2014 4:50 PM
The Kentucky coach who's had more success with freshmen talent than any college hoops Poobah ever isn't happy with the cynical phrase that's altered college hoops' image.
Friday April 4, 2014 4:43 PM
Kentucky head coach John Calipari joins Jim Nantz to discuss how the Wildcats have grown as a team this year, keeping his team focused, and much more.
Friday April 4, 2014 4:41 PM
Florida head coach Billy Donovan joins Jim Nantz to discuss making the Final Four and playing in AT&T Stadium.
Friday April 4, 2014 4:16 PM
Breaking down the offensive and defensive matchups in both of Saturday's games.
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