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  1. Wisconsin-Milwaukee forward Demetrius Harris signs with the Chiefs

    Apr 29, 2013, 1:19 PM EDT

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    Demetrius Harris didn’t have his dreams of being a professional athlete come true playing basketball at Wisconsin-Milwaukee. That’s generally what happens to mid-major forwards that stand 6-foot-6 and average a handful of points and rebounds while shooting 44% from the free throw line. But most mid-major forwards weren’t all-state receivers and safetys in football mad…

  2. Emmanuel Mudiay, the nation’s top point guard in 2014, focusing on 10 teams

    Apr 29, 2013, 1:05 PM EDT

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    HAMPTON, Va. — Emmanuel Mudiay has the kind of problem that only faces the most elite recruits: he can’t remember all of the schools that he’s currently considering. Asked to list the ten schools he’s currently considering on Saturday at Nike EYBL Hampton, Mudiay said, “Off the top of my head? Not right now.” But…

  3. Report: Mohegan Sun looking to land the AAC tournament

    Apr 29, 2013, 12:23 PM EDT

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    The new Big East has retained the rights to Madison Square Garden for the Big East tournament, which means that the old Big East — the aptly named American Athletic Conference — will be forced to find a place to play their conference tournament. According to a report over the weekend from The New London…

  4. Could Grant Gibbs join Doug McDermott back at Creighton next season?

    Apr 29, 2013, 11:19 AM EDT

    Creighton v Duke

    Creighton fans got some great news late last week as two-time first-team All-American Doug McDermott announced that he will be returning to school for his senior season. But he may not be the only Bluejay thought to be gone that could end up getting an extra season in Omaha. Grant Gibbs was a fifth-year senior…

  5. NBA Draft Early Entry losers: Six soon-to-be pros whose loss will sting

    Apr 29, 2013, 10:54 AM EDT

    University of Miami guard Shane Larkin shoots against University of Illinois forward Tyler Griffey during their third round NCAA basketball game in Austin, Texas

    With the deadline to enter the NBA Draft having come and gone at midnight on Sunday night — and with the last-minute decisions made by Adreian Payne, Andre Roberson and Isaiah Austin — we now have a full list of all the meaningful college hoopers that made the decision to jump to the league early. …

  6. NBA Draft Early Entry winners: There are a lot of them

    Apr 29, 2013, 9:38 AM EDT

    Mitch McGary, Adreian Payne

    With the deadline to enter the NBA Draft having come and gone at midnight on Sunday night — and with the last-minute decisions made by Adreian Payne, Andre Roberson and Isaiah Austin — we now have a full list of all the meaningful college hoopers that made the decision to jump to the league early. …

  7. Baylor center Isaiah Austin to return for sophomore season

    Apr 28, 2013, 11:25 PM EDT

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    (CLICK HERE to follow along with who is turning pro and who is returning to school.) With one tweet from departing point guard Pierre Jackson, Baylor fans became very excited about their prospects for the 2013-14 season. In news that has since been reported by multiple outlets, 7-1 center Isaiah Austin will in fact return to Waco…

  8. Can John Calipari pull Skal Labissiere out of Memphis?

    Apr 28, 2013, 9:00 PM EDT

    Skal Labissiere, Denio Chirindja

    HAMPTON, Va. — There’s not a single recruit in the country more interesting that Skal Labissiere. Lets start with the basics. He’s a 6-foot-9 sophomore that can run the floor and has the kind of length and athleticism that makes schools like Kentucky and Kansas very, very interested in him. Rivals currently has him ranked…

  9. Miami point guard Shane Larkin to enter 2013 NBA Draft (VIDEO)

    Apr 28, 2013, 7:10 PM EDT

    Marquette v Miami

    One season after a veteran-laden lineup led Miami to its first-ever ACC title, head coach Jim Larrañaga will have to navigate an even tougher ACC with a far more inexperienced roster. On Sunday evening sophomore point guard Shane Larkin announced his decision to enter the 2013 NBA Draft, with the end result being the Hurricanes…

  10. Siena point guard Evan Hymes won’t transfer after all

    Apr 28, 2013, 6:17 PM EDT

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    With Rakeem Brookins no longer with the program in the aftermath of his arrest on charges of burglary, Siena first-year head coach Jimmy Patsos could not afford to lose point guard Evan Hymes. Hymes was expected to transfer according to multiple reports in early April, with the goal being to attend a school closer to…

  11. Colorado forward Andre Roberson to enter NBA Draft

    Apr 28, 2013, 4:17 PM EDT

    Colorado v Illinois

    (CLICK HERE to follow along with who is turning pro and who is returning to school.) Two days after canceling a press conference to announce his decision in regards to entering the 2013 NBA Draft or returning to school for his senior season, Colorado junior forward Andre Roberson has decided to leave school. Junior Andre Roberson (@flydre21)…

  12. Michigan State forward Adreian Payne to return for senior season (VIDEO)

    Apr 28, 2013, 3:25 PM EDT

    Memphis v Michigan State

    (CLICK HERE to follow along with who is turning pro and who is returning to school.) Baylor’s Isaiah Austin isn’t the only big man to decide on Sunday that another year of college basketball is the best move. Michigan State’s Adreian Payne will return to East Lansing for his senior season, announcing his decision during a press…

  13. Kelly Oubre: “UConn is coming at me the hardest”

    Apr 28, 2013, 1:35 PM EDT

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    HAMPTON, Va. — When playing on a team that includes Justise Winslow, Justin Jackson and Khadeem Lattin, getting noticed isn’t the easiest thing to do. But through three games at the Nike EYBL Hampton, Kelly Oubre hasn’t had that problem. The athletic, 6-foot-6 wing is averaging 17.7 points, 8.7 boards and 2.7 assists while hitting…

  14. Former Ole Miss forward Murphy Holloway signs with the Baltimore Ravens

    Apr 28, 2013, 11:30 AM EDT

    La Salle v Ole Miss

    The NBA Draft is still two months away, but the Ole Miss basketball team has already produced one professional athlete from this year’s basketball team. Power forward Murphy Holloway, the program’s all-time leading rebounder, signed with the Balitmore Ravens on Saturday after being bypassed in all seven round of the NFL Draft, which concluded on…

  15. Detroit point guard Ray McCallum entering the NBA Draft

    Apr 28, 2013, 10:00 AM EDT

    Ray McCallum, J.J. Moore, James Robinson

    Late on Saturday night, Detroit announced that star point guard Ray McCallum would be forgoing his final year of eligibility and entering his name into the NBA Draft. “I want to thank the University of Detroit Mercy, my coaching staff and my teammates. I’ve enjoyed my three years with them,” McCallum said in a statement…

  16. Sandy Cohen’s break out, Ja’Quan Newton update, Terrance Ferguson intro

    Apr 28, 2013, 9:00 AM EDT

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    HAMPTON, Va. — The best part about covering an AAU tournament is following along with the kids who go from relative unknowns to hot commodities, and at Nike EYBL Hampton, Wisconsin Playground Elite’s Sandy Cohen may just be that guy. Cohen entered the game with just four offers — Wisconsin-Green Bay, La Salle, North Dakota…

  17. Josh Cunningham shows out with Jahlil Okafor nursing an ankle

    Apr 28, 2013, 1:47 AM EDT

    IHSA Class 3A Boys Basketball

    HAMPTON, Va. — Whenever the Mac Irvin Fire takes the court during the Nike EYBL, the cream of the college coaching crop will be circling the court. That’s what happens when two of the top five recruits in the Class of 2014 — No. 1 Jahlil Okafor and No. 5 Cliff Alexander — are on…

  18. Calipari says no more Maui for Wildcats

    Apr 27, 2013, 10:30 PM EDT

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    For most of us, Maui is a dream destination. Sun, surf, luaus, the whole deal. If someone else is paying, so much the better. One guy’s not looking forward to putting on a floral-print shirt and ordering another mai-tai, however. According to the Lexington Herald-Leader, John Calipari does not plan to take his Kentucky Wildcats…

  19. Senior point guard will leave BYU

    Apr 27, 2013, 8:30 PM EDT

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    According to the Salt Lake Tribune, rising senior point guard Raul Delgado will transfer from Brigham Young and continue his career elsewhere. Typically, the departure of an experienced distributor would be terrible news for a program, but Delgado never really made his mark in Provo. A native of Mexico, he spent two years at Western…

  20. Montana star Will Cherry tased and arrested in Missoula

    Apr 27, 2013, 6:44 PM EDT

    Montana v Syracuse

    Montana guard Will Cherry was reportedly arrested in downtown Missoula this morning, charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Sophomore guard Keron DeShields and a third man were also detained by Missoula police. DeShields is charged with disorderly conduct, and the third man, Jason Shawn Snyder, with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. The incident…