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  1. JuCo transfer Danny Lawhorn leaves Washington State

    Oct 12, 2013, 12:00 PM EST

    Ken Bone

    Washington State took a big blow to start their 2013-14 campaign as the school announced Friday that junior college transfer and junior point guard Danny Lawhorn was leaving the team. The news was first reported by Jacob Thorne of The Spokesman-Review and it means that the Cougars will still be seeking answers at point guard. In a…

  2. Atlantic Sun 2013-14 Preview: Dunk City returns plenty for another run

    Oct 12, 2013, 11:00 AM EST

    Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Bernard Thompson celebrates the Eagles win over the Georgetown Hoyas in their second round NCAA tournament game in Philadelphia

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…

  3. Ohio State has multiple options as they address the loss of Deshaun Thomas

    Oct 11, 2013, 5:55 PM EST

    Ohio State Buckeyes' Ross watches his game-winning three-point shot along with Arizona Wildcats' Lyons in the closing seconds of their West Regional NCAA men's basketball game in Los Angeles

    With leading scorer Deshaun Thomas now playing professionally the Ohio State Buckeyes find themselves looking for a player capable of taking the reins offensively. But if anything the 2013-14 season is setting up to be one in which multiple players shoulder the load for Thad Matta’s squad. One of those options is junior forward LaQuinton…

  4. UNLV, Kansas agree to home-and-home series beginning in 2014

    Oct 11, 2013, 4:30 PM EST

    Mountain West Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals Wyoming v UNLV

    It’s never too early to begin setting up non-conference schedules for future seasons, as it was announced on Thursday that UNLV and Kansas have agreed to a home-and-home series beginning with the 2014-15 season. That game will be played in Lawrence, with UNLV hosting the return game at the Thomas & Mack Center at some…

  5. 2013-14 Season Preview: 10 key assistant coaching hires

    Oct 11, 2013, 3:00 PM EST

    Yanni Hufnagel (Harvard Athletics)

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists, click here. For a schedule of our previews…

  6. Duke begins four-day road trip to New York

    Oct 11, 2013, 2:13 PM EST

    Mike Krzyzewski

    With NCAA rules giving programs more time in which to practice for the upcoming season, coaches are now faced with the task of figuring out what to do with the extra down time that comes with having 42 days for 30 practices. How’s Duke going to make use of some of its extra time? The…

  7. Steve Pikiell built Stony Brook, now it’s time to reach the NCAA Tournament

    Oct 11, 2013, 1:00 PM EST

    AP photo

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. When Steve Pikiell became the head coach of Stony Brook in 2005, winning basketball games — something that should have been the primary objective for a new coach — was seemingly secondary at the…

  8. 2014 forward Dominique Uhl verbally commits to Iowa

    Oct 11, 2013, 12:04 PM EST

    247Sports.com

    On Friday morning Iowa’s 2014 recruiting class gained a member, as 6-foot-8 forward Dominique Uhl announced his decision to attend the Big Ten school on SNY.tv. Uhl, who lives in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., is a native of Germany and picked the Hawkeyes over Boston College and Temple. Uhl, who weighs 190 pounds, is a…

  9. 2013-2014 America East Preview: Stony Brook breaks through

    Oct 11, 2013, 11:00 AM EST

    Dave Coley (AP photo)

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…

  10. LSU head coach Johnny Jones arrives at ‘Bayou Madness’ in a Delorean

    Oct 11, 2013, 10:00 AM EST

    LSU Athletics

    There are high hopes for the LSU Tigers in 2013-14. Head coach Johnny Jones’ team may not be discussed in the same realm as Kentucky or Florida when it comes to competing for an SEC title, the Tigers certainly don’t lack for talent. With forward Johnny O’Bryant deciding to return for his junior season and…

  11. 2013-2014 Season Preview: No. 16 UConn Huskies

    Oct 11, 2013, 9:00 AM EST

    Kevin Ollie, DeAndre Daniels, Tyler Olander

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. The rest of our Top 25 Countdown can be found here. For a schedule of our…

  12. Kansas reenacted two other movies during ‘Late Night at The Phog’

    Oct 10, 2013, 9:50 PM EST

    Shane Keyser/Kansas City Star

    During “Late Night at The Phog” festivities there were three video skits shown to the fans in attendance at Allen Fieldhouse. There was the clip reenacting a scene from the movie “Old School” with strength and conditioning coach Andrea Hudy and head coach Bill Self motivating the newcomers and Kansas play-by-play announcer Max Falkenstein. The…

  13. Why’s Maryland freshman Roddy Peters wearing No. 2? Let Juan Dixon explain

    Oct 10, 2013, 8:31 PM EST

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    There’s no doubt that Juan Dixon is one of the greatest players in the history of Maryland basketball. The Baltimore native led the Terps to two Final Four appearances and their lone national title in 2002, doing so while wearing the number 3. But even with this being the case, there seems to be a…

  14. Kevin Ware to suit up for Louisville’s opener on November 9

    Oct 10, 2013, 7:25 PM EST

    Louisville v Wichita State

    As the start of the regular season approaches, the return of Louisville guard Kevin Ware does as well. According to head coach Rick Pitino the junior guard, who suffered a broken leg in the first half of Louisville’s Elite Eight victory over Duke in March, is expected to be in uniform when the defending national…

  15. NBCSports.com’s 2013-2014 Mid-Major All-Americans

    Oct 10, 2013, 6:00 PM EST

    Elfrid Payton (AP photo)

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists,click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…

  16. 2014 center Jabari Craig verbally commits to attend USC

    Oct 10, 2013, 5:03 PM EST

    247Sports.com

    With centers Omar Oraby and D.J. Haley out of eligibility at the conclusion of the 2013-14 season, the USC Trojans can use some more big men as they look to improve their standing within the Pac-12. On Thursday head coach Andy Enfield and his staff received a verbal commitment from 6-foot-10 center Jabari Craig, who…

  17. Memphis assistant Robert Kirby donates a kidney to his sister

    Oct 10, 2013, 4:00 PM EST

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    Robert Kirby’s mother died of lupus 17 years ago, so when the Memphis assistant coach was given a chance to save his sister from the disease, he didn’t hesitate. Kirby donated a kidney to his sister on Tuesday, a procedure which likely saved her life. “My mother wouldn’t allow us to donate,” Kirby told Andy…

  18. High Point’s Allan Chaney wants to end long, challenging career with tourney appearance

    Oct 10, 2013, 3:00 PM EST

    Allan Chaney 2

    For three years, Allan Chaney watched college basketball from the sideline. The first came while he was at Virginia Tech, where he sat out his sophomore season after transferring from Florida. The next two season, however, would be much more challenging than simply following NCAA transfer rules. The 6-foot-9 Chaney endured two grueling years after he…

  19. BYU’s focus this preseason has been on defense, as it should be

    Oct 10, 2013, 2:10 PM EST

    Tyler Haws, Robert Brown

    BYU will enter the 2013-2014 season with one of the best perimeter attacks on the West Coast. Tyler Haws is a potential all-american, a 6-foot-4 off-guard that averaged 21.7 points despite coming off of a two-year mission to the Phillipines. Matt Carlino may not be the second coming of Jimmer Fredette, but the UCLA transfer…

  20. Duke becomes the first college team to implement SportVU tracking system

    Oct 10, 2013, 1:13 PM EST

    Miami v Duke

    SportVU is a player tracking camera system that has revolutionized the way that some data is analyzed by NBA teams. What is SportVU? It’s a system that records the coordinates of the players, the refs and the ball 25 times per second to spit out data on things as simple as the exact number of…