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  1. LSU’s Johnny Jones receives raise, contract extension

    Oct 24, 2014, 4:22 PM EDT

    Johnny Jones

    Jones became the second coach to lead LSU to postseason appearances in his first two years this past spring.

  2. 2014-15 Season Preview: Rivals Iona, Manhattan have company in race to the top of the MAAC

    Oct 24, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

    Manhattan's Steve Masiello (AP Photo)

    Rivals Iona and Manhattan are once again among the contenders, but they’ll have plenty of company in the race for the MAAC crown.

  3. UMass rewards Derek Kellogg with contract extension through 2018-19 season

    Oct 24, 2014, 1:52 PM EDT

    AP

    Kellogg’s led his alma mater to 21 wins or more in each of the last three seasons.

  4. Former Big East foes announce home-and-home series

    Oct 24, 2014, 12:39 PM EDT

    John Thompson III

    Georgetown holds a 35-29 lead in their all-time series with UConn.

  5. Four-star shooting guard verbally commits to Texas

    Oct 24, 2014, 12:13 PM EDT

    Rick Barnes

    Texas now has two four-star commitments, with Kerwin Roach joining Eric Davis on Friday.

  6. Three-star guard becomes Baylor’s fifth 2015 commitment

    Oct 24, 2014, 10:00 AM EDT

    Scott Drew

    Of Baylor’s five verbal commitments in the Class of 2015 four are guards, including their latest commit.

  7. Syracuse, NCAA Committee on Infractions meeting set for October 30-31

    Oct 24, 2014, 12:06 AM EDT

    Jim Boeheim

    Syracuse’s men’s basketball and football programs are under investigation, with the stakes being higher for Jim Boeheim’s program.

  8. Georgetown’s senior center looking to rebound from ‘embarrassing’ 2013-14 season

    Oct 23, 2014, 11:20 PM EDT

    Moses Ayegba, Joshua Smith

    Joshua Smith averaged 11.5 points per game before being ruled academically ineligible last season.

  9. VCU announces addition of 17-year old Morgan Vega to basketball program (VIDEO)

    Oct 23, 2014, 9:53 PM EDT

    Shaka Smart

    The preseason favorites to win the Atlantic 10 added a new teammate Thursday.

  10. Junior guard decides to leave Charlotte program

    Oct 23, 2014, 8:03 PM EDT

    Demetrius Pollard, Shawn Lester

    Shawn Lester averaged 11.9 points and 4.2 rebounds per game in the sixth man role last season.

  11. Iowa State guard to undergo surgery on both hips

    Oct 23, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

    Hallice Cooke

    Hallice Cooke will have one hip operated on Monday, with the second surgery coming four weeks later.

  12. Three-star small forward becomes Oklahoma’s third 2015 commitment

    Oct 23, 2014, 5:41 PM EDT

    Lon Kruger

    Christian James joins Rashard Odomes and Akolda Manyang in Oklahoma’s 2015 haul.

  13. Wisconsin raises more than $276,000 for cancer research

    Oct 22, 2014, 10:14 PM EDT

    Bo Ryan

    Wisconsin held its third annual “Shooting Down Cancer” event Wednesday, with their goal being to #MakeBoPay.

  14. Two Memphis players to miss practice time for health reasons

    Oct 22, 2014, 9:13 PM EDT

    Austin Nichols

    Austin Nichols is the reigning American Athletic Conference ROY, and sophomore Avery Woodson is expected to compete for minutes in a crowded by inexperienced backcourt.

  15. Fresno State guard knocks down five straight half-court shots (VIDEO)

    Oct 22, 2014, 7:03 PM EDT

    Cezar Guerrero

    Cezar Guerrero knocked down five straight from half-court during the team’s Red and White Hoops Night event Tuesday.

  16. Newcomer’s knee issue stretches Oregon’s thin rotation even further

    Oct 22, 2014, 6:43 PM EDT

    altman

    Oregon didn’t have much depth to begin with due to various personnel issues, so Michael Chandler’s lingering knee problem is a major concern.

  17. Three-star guard commits to SMU, reclassifies to 2016

    Oct 22, 2014, 4:25 PM EDT

    Larry Brown

    Given SMU’s depth on the perimeter, LaGerald Vick’s decision to move back in classes will help both parties in the future.

  18. 2014-2015 Season Preview: Which new coaching hires will succeed?

    Oct 20, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

    Steve Wojciechowski

    Five new hires that should thrive, and five who may end up struggling.

  19. No longer supplementary pieces, two Texans will lead the way at Weber State

    Oct 20, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

    Randy Rahe

    After riding the coattails of a pair of Californians, Weber State’s focus on recruiting the state of Texas will pay off this season.

  20. 2014-2015 Season Preview: Weber State won’t lack for challengers in Big Sky

    Oct 20, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Weber State's Joel Bolomboy (AP Photo)

    Weber State will be the preseason favorites, but Northern Arizona, Sacramento State and Eastern Washington will lead a group of challengers capable of pushing the reigning champs.

  21. Highlights from San Francisco’s ‘Hilltop Hoopsfest’ event (VIDEO)

    Oct 19, 2014, 10:57 PM EDT

    Rex Walters

    Junior forward Mark Tollefsen may be one of the best dunkers in America.

  22. Louisville takes next step in season preparations with their annual Red-White Scrimmage

    Oct 19, 2014, 8:49 PM EDT

    Chris Jones, Dillon Avare

    Chris Jones’ three-pointer in the final seconds gave the White team a 75-72 win over the Red.

  23. Fractured foot to sideline Maryland forward 4-6 weeks

    Oct 19, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT

    Evan Smotrycz

    Evan Smotrycz was re-evaluated Saturday after suffering the injury at the end of practice Friday.

  24. Durand Johnson returns in Pittsburgh’s Blue-Gold Scrimmage

    Oct 19, 2014, 6:36 PM EDT

    Durand Johnson, Zach Gordon

    Johnson last played in live action on January 11, when he suffered a torn ACL in the Panthers’ loss to Virginia.