Gary Parrish

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Five-star point guard Immanuel Quickley picks Kentucky over Kansas, Miami

Quickley played for John Calipari this summer with USA Basketball

Podcast: The Pac-12’s scheduling approach to Arizona vs. UCLA is nonsensical

The league would be wise to treat that series like the ACC treats Duke-North Carolina

NCAA hits former Pacific coach Ron Verlin with an eight-year show-cause penalty

Pacific is penalized after the NCAA found academic rules were broken

The Pac-12 schedule-maker did Arizona a favor at the expense of the league

Arizona, for no good reason, doesn't have to play at USC or UCLA this season

Georgetown’s non-league schedule is both awful and a reflection of a larger issue

The Hoyas will spend their non-league schedule playing mostly nobodies -- as will most big brands

Podcast: A long conversation about possible changes to Division I transfer rules

Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander also discuss the NCAA's handling of Houston and Marvin Bagley

The NCAA just took another totally avoidable PR beating because of Houston

Houston's Hurricane Harvey relief was initially stalled and complicated because of NCAA rules

Potential change to transfer rule has college coaches spooked, hypocritically

Why would allowing student-athletes the freedom to move freely be so terrible?

Podcast: Will LaMelo Ball’s BBB shoe prevent him from playing college ball?

The youngest Big Baller could have NCAA eligibility concerns because of his Big Baller Brand shoe

Candid Coaches: Who is the most powerful person in all of college basketball?

Duke's Mike Krzyzewski leads all vote-getters, which includes agents, administrators and a media member

Candid Coaches: Which power-conference school made the best coaching hire?

Indiana and Illinois -- because of Archie Miller and Brad Underwood -- were popular answers

Jud Heathcote, who coached Michigan State, Magic Johnson to '79 national title, dies at 90

Under Heathcote, the Spartans won it all in what many consider a watershed moment for college hoops

Video of LeBron James in L.A. might reveal how early agents start pursuing prospects

TMZ clip shows James, agent Rich Paul and 5-star prospect Cameron Reddish leaving coffee shop

Mitchell Robinson returns to Western Kentucky a month after leaving campus

The McDonald's All-American has enrolled at the C-USA school for the fall semester

Podcast: A conversation about Mitchell Robinson and our Candid Coaches series

Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss the Mitchell Robinson story from every angle

Gary Parrish is an award-winning college basketball columnist and television analyst for CBS Sports who also hosts the highest-rated afternoon drive radio show in Memphis, where he lives with his wife and sons. He's been with CBS Sports since 2006. He previously worked at The Commercial Appeal and was responsible for breaking one of the biggest recruiting scandals in NCAA history -- specifically that an Alabama booster paid a high school coach $150,000 to secure the services of a five-star prospect. Parrish's initial story launched an NCAA and federal investigation that resulted in Alabama landing on probation and three men being convicted of federal crimes.