NCAA College Basketball News

Friday July 31, 2015 12:23 PM
Our Summer School series wraps up with Matt Norlander examining the Big 12. Kansas, Oklahoma and Iowa State all have Final Four potential.
Friday July 31, 2015 11:51 AM
How will Shaka Smart fare in his first season at Texas? Will Kansas' amazing streak of 11 consecutive conference titles continue? Get answers to these and other offseason questions from the Big 12.
Thursday July 30, 2015 5:33 PM
LaVar and Tina Ball are the parents and coaches of Lonzo Ball, LiAngelo Ball and LaMelo Ball -- three elite-level basketball recruits. Gary Parish has all the details.
Wednesday July 29, 2015 12:48 PM
Elon freshman guard Elijah Bryant, a Mormon, is headed to play for Brigham Young.
Wednesday July 29, 2015 12:31 PM
Tyson Waterman coached three former Southern Miss recruits at a prep school in South Carolina before joining Jay Ladner's staff at Southeastern Louisiana. His failure to cooperate with the NCAA's investigation into the Southern Miss program cost him his job, sources told
Wednesday July 29, 2015 12:11 PM
Chip Patterson discusses some of the biggest headlines in the Big East this summer in advance of the 2015-16 season.
Tuesday July 28, 2015 1:27 PM
This has us instantly craving the regular season.
Tuesday July 28, 2015 12:37 PM
Matt Norlander discusses this week's profile on Harry Giles, who is a big man that's come back from a major injury and still projects as a future No. 1 NBA pick.
Monday July 27, 2015 1:23 PM
Chip Patterson previews the biggest stories in ACC basketball for the upcoming season.
Monday July 27, 2015 12:20 PM
Ole Miss guard Stefan Moody was arrested for DUI this weekend, according to police records. Coach Andy Kennedy told early Monday that he's "aware of the arrest" and still "gathering details."
Friday July 24, 2015 6:45 PM
Chip Patterson discusses the off-season developments in the Big Ten and what it means for Maryland, Wisconsin and Indiana heading into 2015-16.
Friday July 24, 2015 1:22 PM
Meet two of the most spectacular players in the Class of 2016 -- who are AAU teammates and seem likely to choose the same college. And is it going to be NC State, of all places?
Friday July 24, 2015 1:18 PM
The Hoosiers have some important pieces returning and could make a run at Maryland -- a possible national title contender. Michigan, Michigan State and Wisconsin will also be in the mix in what should be a competitive season in the Big Ten.
Thursday July 23, 2015 4:07 PM
Drake has been issued a cease and desist letter from the University of Kentucky because he committed NCAA violations by taking pictures with Wildcat recruits at a Big Blue Madness event.
Thursday July 23, 2015 3:07 PM
Former Memphis standout Austin Nichols is scheduled to visit Virginia this weekend, a source told on Thursday.
Thursday July 23, 2015 12:39 PM
And he makes the shot.
Thursday July 23, 2015 11:22 AM
Georgetown coach John Thompson III talks about the Hoyas' talented sophomore class, the expectations of forward Isaac Copeland and the challenge of competing for a Big East Conference title this season.
Wednesday July 22, 2015 12:31 PM
The NCAA has concluded its investigation into the Southern Miss men's basketball program and is expected to send a notice of allegations to the school at some point in the next week, a source told on Wednesday.
Wednesday July 22, 2015 11:17 AM
How will Kentucky cope with a tighter rotation? What impact will Ben Howland have in his first-year at Mississippi State? CBS Sports Network's Jon Rothstein answers these and other questions from the SEC.
Wednesday July 22, 2015 11:17 AM
Things can get pretty wild when college coaches head to Las Vegas for the annual showcase of high school prospects.¿¿¿s Gary Parrish gives us a look at the craziness.
Tuesday July 21, 2015 6:23 PM
Our Summer School series continues with a look at the SEC. And guess what? It's not just Kentucky. Our Matt Norlander forecasts an interesting and competitive outlook next season and beyond in this new-look major conference.
Tuesday July 21, 2015 1:14 PM
Yes, it's all rooted in work -- for coaches and media. And there are tremendous opportunities for prospects. But the wild stories produced by high-level recruiting in Las Vegas often overshadow everything else.
Tuesday July 21, 2015 11:20 AM
The innovative visionary from Michigan State has spent the past few seasons on the NCAA's basketball committee.
Monday July 20, 2015 7:55 PM
The Pac-12 is a state of flux. Sam Vecenie gives us a preview of what the league looks like in July, led by Arizona, Oregon and California.
Monday July 20, 2015 2:44 PM
Maryland may have one of the top teams in the nation this season. Terrapins coach Mark Turgeon talked with CBS Sports Network's Jon Rothstein about dealing with the lofty expectations.
Friday July 17, 2015 6:13 PM
Pat Connaughton, a former MLB draft pick of the Baltimore Orioles, is at his first NBA Summer League since being drafted into the NBA. Sam Vecenie has all the details.
Friday July 17, 2015 3:57 PM
A federal judge has approved a $60 million video-game settlement involving the NCAA, Electronic Arts and Collegiate Licensing Company over the use of players' images and likenesses. Will these video games ever return?
Friday July 17, 2015 8:29 AM
With the departure of Shaka Smart, Archie Miller becomes the new face in the Atlantic 10. But will Smart's old VCU team be competitive?
Wednesday July 15, 2015 9:22 PM
Her family was on hand to receive it, and Steph Curry had the honors of presenting the award.
Wednesday July 15, 2015 5:00 PM
The Cowboys' program is trending up, and Shyatt will remain in college hoops with a new deal.
Wednesday July 15, 2015 12:44 PM
The University of Memphis turned a bad one-day story into a bad eight-day story. And for what?
Wednesday July 15, 2015 9:44 AM
On paper, the AAC looks comparable to the Big East in terms of potential NCAA bids for 2016. But will it get the national respect it deserves?
Wednesday July 15, 2015 2:07 AM
Memphis says Austin Nichols is free to transfer without restrictions. Gary Parrish has the latest.
Wednesday July 15, 2015 1:07 AM
Chip Patterson looks ahead to the 2015-16 season in the American Athletic Conference with three teams likely to contend for the league title.
Tuesday July 14, 2015 7:10 PM
Virginia is considered the leader for the 6-foot-8 forward.
Tuesday July 14, 2015 2:44 PM
New Mississippi State coach Ben Howland's Bulldogs will get an early test vs. Miami in the Puerto Rico Shootout.
Tuesday July 14, 2015 2:06 PM
For a top-five preseason team, the schedule isn't wowing, but at least we've got a great one coming in Chapel Hill.
Monday July 13, 2015 9:23 PM
Sam Vecenie previews the West Coast Conference.
Monday July 13, 2015 7:45 PM
Sam Vecenie discusses what a great fit Tyus Battle should be for the Orange.
Monday July 13, 2015 4:46 PM
Matchups set for 2015 Las Vegas Invitational at Orleans Arena.
Monday July 13, 2015 3:00 PM
Bill Self just notched himself another title. Yep, in the heart of the summer, too.
Monday July 13, 2015 2:49 PM
Gary Parrish is joined by Matt Norlander and Sam Vecenie for this edition of the Eye on College Basketball podcast. They discuss Duke's strong recruiting, Syracuse's commitment of Tyus Battle, Austin Nichols' transfer from Memphis, Kansas' win at the World University Games and more.
Saturday July 11, 2015 9:09 AM
This amazing pint-sized point guard plays for Chris Paul's AAU team, and Paul says, "I'll put him up against anybody."
Thursday July 9, 2015 12:46 PM
The 6-foot-9 center averaged 13.3 points and 6.1 rebounds last season.
Tuesday July 7, 2015 10:29 PM
As part of our Summer School series of conference catchups, our Matt Norlander looks at the goings on in the Mountain West, and previews the top three in the league for next season.
Monday July 6, 2015 12:05 PM
Healthy figures overall, and a growth in attendance for college hoops last season.
Saturday July 4, 2015 8:15 AM
Alterique Gilbert, a top-25 prospect in the Class of 2016, has committed to Connecticut, he told on Saturday morning.
Thursday July 2, 2015 10:55 PM
Mike Krzyzewski discussed Duke's 2015-16 team, the path to the national title and a $40 million offer from the Lakers during a revealing town hall appearance in Raleigh on Thursday evening.
Thursday July 2, 2015 7:23 PM
Why is that a good choice? Matt Norlander explains how the USD alum is set up to succeed both in the city and within the West Coast Conference.
Thursday July 2, 2015 11:57 AM
You just can't see Duke, UCLA, Kansas or Carolina fans doing this.
Wednesday July 1, 2015 9:53 PM
The nearly top-100 recruit from the Class of 2015 will be a Cowboy after decommitting from Cal, sources told
Wednesday July 1, 2015 4:22 PM
A federal lawsuit seeking $10 million in damages has been filed on behalf of seven former Illinois women's basketball players who claim they endured a "racially hostile environment" while on the team.
Wednesday July 1, 2015 11:50 AM
Former Wolfpack starter must sit out a season before playing for Bearcats.
Tuesday June 30, 2015 3:12 PM
John Calipari's named surfaced yet again for a possible NBA job. But he's denying it. Still, don't expect this to be the last time you hear Cal's name pop up. Our Matt Norlander explains why.
Tuesday June 30, 2015 11:30 AM
It would take upward of $10 million per year to get Cal to leave Kentucky. But at that price, he'll have to consider it.
Tuesday June 30, 2015 10:30 AM
"If you read the article, from my point of view, there's no legs to it," Barnes said.
Monday June 29, 2015 4:48 PM
Doug Gottlieb discusses Bo Ryan returning for one more year as Wisconsin's head coach.
Monday June 29, 2015 1:32 PM
The Badgers coach has won 340 games since he arrived in 2001.
Monday June 29, 2015 11:40 AM
Martin's comments come less than a week removed from Steve Spurrier expressing similar sentiment.
Monday June 29, 2015 9:56 AM
Weird and amazing look.
Sunday June 28, 2015 9:30 AM
Providence transfer Paschal Chukwu has committed to Syracuse, multiple sources told on Sunday morning.
Friday June 26, 2015 12:13 PM
Four of the top eight picks could come from the SEC -- most notably Kentucky signee Skal Labissiere.
Friday June 26, 2015 9:37 AM
We're in the midst of an era for a coach that we haven't seen before, and it's hard to figure how we'll ever see someone again who can do the things John Calipari's done.
Friday June 26, 2015 12:58 AM
Syracuse has identified current assistant Mike Hopkins as the next head coach of the basketball team once Jim Boeheim steps down in 2018. Chip Patterson explains why it's not a surprise and the impact this has on the recruiting trail.
Friday June 26, 2015 12:50 AM
Despite some claims to the contrary, John Calipari continues to recruit like a master for Kentucky. Nabbing Jamal Murray is a big step for another great season in Lexington
Wednesday June 24, 2015 6:48 PM
A big-time get for Kentucky for next season on the eve of this year's NBA Draft.
Wednesday June 24, 2015 3:29 PM
The shot-blocking savant is going to be a senior.
Wednesday June 24, 2015 3:06 PM
A big rule change could be on the way next year for college players and their future.
Wednesday June 24, 2015 2:41 PM
Dean Smith's legacy is felt at his former school, in the ACC and around college athletics
Wednesday June 24, 2015 11:14 AM
Our "Inside College Basketball" analysts flashback to 2013 when Wally Szcerbiak predicted Matthew Dellavedova to make a big impact at the NBA level.
Tuesday June 23, 2015 7:06 PM
Gary Parrish says the Minnesota Timberwolves should go with Duke's Jahlil Okafor instead of Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns with the top pick in Thursday's NBA Draft.
Monday June 22, 2015 2:52 PM
Carter was one of the most coveted transfers on the market this offseason.
Monday June 22, 2015 2:02 PM
Jeremiah Tate spent the past two seasons with the program.
Friday June 19, 2015 12:40 PM
This means one of the most coveted recruits on the market won't be seen in a college uniform for another 17 months.
Friday June 19, 2015 12:17 PM
Jon Rothstein says taking Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns at No. 1 in the NBA Draft is an easy choice and explains why the NBA Finals showed why players should stay in college for four years.
Friday June 19, 2015 11:57 AM
Amid an NCAA investigation that could potentially hinder one of the most storied programs in college basketball, the University of North Carolina has opted to extend Roy William's contract through the 2019-20 season.
Thursday June 18, 2015 4:42 PM
Willie Cauley-Stein changed his middle name to Trill without knowing the meaning.
Wednesday June 17, 2015 9:43 PM
Gary Parrish's latest mock draft has the Latvian 7-footer going to the Sixers at No. 3
Wednesday June 17, 2015 4:03 PM
Pretty creative, pretty cool.
Wednesday June 17, 2015 3:07 PM
Izzo reached his seventh Final Four last season.
Wednesday June 17, 2015 1:04 PM
The University of Texas has become the most recent example of possible academic impropriety in major college athletics.
Monday June 15, 2015 12:54 PM
Steve Prohm takes over for Fred Hoiberg at Iowa State, a situation most coaches don't get to just walk into.
Thursday June 11, 2015 5:39 PM
NJIT made headlines last season when it went to Ann Arbor and defeated Michigan. Jim Engles' team finished the season at 21-12.
Thursday June 11, 2015 4:52 PM
Columbia Lions men's basketball head coach Kyle Smith joins Doug Gottlieb to discuss the effect Matthew Dellavedova has had this season and in the NBA Finals.
Thursday June 11, 2015 3:03 PM
While the university prepares its response to a potentially landmark investigation and punishment from the NCAA, the entity partly responsibile for helping fund the school with federal money just handed down its own harsh punishment.
Thursday June 11, 2015 2:08 PM
Lauren Hill, the late former college basketball player who bravely and publicly fought terminal brain cancer, has been immortalized in the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame.
Thursday June 11, 2015 10:41 AM
Gathers' June 1 shoplift was caught on video. The stolen items amounted to $171.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 4:40 PM
Saint Mary's head coach Randy Bennett joins Doug Gottlieb to discuss coaching Matthew Dellavedova and Dellavedova's rise in the NBA.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 1:41 PM
Murray State's Cameron Payne, Kentucky's Devin Booker and UNLV's Rashad Vaughn move up in Sam Vecenie's latest draft projection.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 1:35 PM
A detailed report from the Chronicle of Higher Education lays out the possibility that Texas basketball had multiple players who were helped -- perhaps by impermissible means -- to keep their grades up during their time at the university.
Wednesday June 10, 2015 11:52 AM
Hanner Mosquera-Perea, who was a four-star recruit when he committed to Indiana in 2010, will finish his career at East Tennessee State.
Tuesday June 9, 2015 6:53 PM
Demon Deacons land former 49ers guard Keyshawn Woods.
Tuesday June 9, 2015 5:35 PM
Murray State has hired former assistant Matt McMahon as its men's basketball coach.
Tuesday June 9, 2015 4:46 PM
Steve Prohm joins Doug Gottlieb to discuss getting hired as Iowa State's new head coach.
Tuesday June 9, 2015 2:56 PM
New Iowa State head coach Steve Prohm talks to the media about joining the Cyclones and replacing Fred Hoiberg.
Tuesday June 9, 2015 2:55 PM
Murray State is moving fast to replace Steve Prohm and could have a new coach in place within the next 24 hours, multiple sources told on Tuesday.
Tuesday June 9, 2015 10:49 AM
Moody has already undergone surgery.
Monday June 8, 2015 5:02 PM
Doug Gottlieb discusses Iowa State hiring Steve Prohm as their new head coach.
Monday June 8, 2015 4:00 PM
The change came on Monday afternoon.
Monday June 8, 2015 1:57 PM
Gary Parrish is joined by Matt Norlander and Sam Vecenie for this edition of the Eye on College Basketball podcast. They discuss North Carolina's notice of allegations, John Calipari's back-and-forth with Dan Patrick, the Okafor-Towns debate and Iowa State's new head coach.
Monday June 8, 2015 12:03 PM
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski talks with CBS Sports Network's Jon Rothstein about the 2015 national championship team, having three "one-and-done" players and much more.
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