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  1. Second UW-Green Bay player files complaint about coach’s mistreatment

    Apr 15, 2013, 10:22 PM EST

    Akil Mitchell

    For the second time in four days the Green Bay Press Gazette is reporting that a parent of a member of the Wisconsin-Green Bay basketball team has sent a letter to university chancellor Thomas Harden to complain about mistreatment by head coach Brian Wardle. Last week, it was the parent of former walk-on Ryan Bross.…

  2. Eric Moreland withdraws name from NBA Draft, returns to Oregon State

    Apr 15, 2013, 9:05 PM EST

    Eric Moreland

    Oregon State announced Monday afternoon that forward Eric Moreland will return to the Beavers program for his junior season, pulling his name out of the 2013 NBA Draft. “I have done a lot of talking with my family and I’ve been in coach’s office a numerous amount of times trying to weigh out the pros…

  3. Anthony Johnson granted release, will transfer from Purdue

    Apr 15, 2013, 8:35 PM EST

    Big Ten Basketball Tournament - First Round -  Purdue v Nebraska

    Days after Purdue lost a forward to transfer, now they lose a guard. Anthony Johnson has asked for and received a release from his scholarship and will transfer from the Boilermakers’ program. The team announced Jacob Lawson would transfer from the program on Friday and Sandi Marcius also decided to leave the program as well…

  4. Marquette’s Juan Anderson transferring from program

    Apr 15, 2013, 8:10 PM EST

    Big East Basketball Tournament - Notre Dame v Marquette

    Marquette announced Monday afternoon that forward Juan Anderson is leaving the program and will transfer. Anderson, a sophomore this season, reportedly will try to get closer to his Oakland, Calif. home. In his two seasons with the Golden Eagles, Anderson averaged less than two points per game, finishing the 2012-13 season at 2.7 points, 2.9…

  5. Joe Jackson returning to Memphis, Antonio Barton transferring

    Apr 15, 2013, 7:00 PM EST

    Joe Jackson, Chane Behanan, Russ Smith

    Memphis got some good news this afternoon, as starting point guard Joe Jackson announced that he would be returning to school for his senior season instead of entering his name into the NBA Draft. Jackson was the Conference USA Player of the Year in 2013-2014 after averaging 13.6 points and 4.8 assists while shooting 44.7%…

  6. Andrew Wiggins No. 1, Kentucky with four top 10 recruits in new Rivals’ ranking

    Apr 15, 2013, 2:31 PM EST

    Andrew Wiggins

    Rivals has released their final rankings for the high school class of 2013, and it should come as no surprise to anyone that has paid attention that Andrew Wiggins is tops on that list. He also happens to be one of just two players ranked in the top 100 that has yet to commit to…

  7. Report: Anthony Evans to accept coaching job at Florida International

    Apr 15, 2013, 1:56 PM EST

    Norfolk State v Illinois

    Norfolk State head coach Anthony Evans will accept the head coaching position at Florida International, according to a report from The Virginian-Pilot. Evans will be replacing Richard Pitino, who accepted the head coaching position vacated by Tubby Smith at Minnesota. To follow along with the 2013 Coaching Carousel, click here. Evans has been at Norfolk State…

  8. Virginia to lose a starting back court player to transfer

    Apr 15, 2013, 1:14 PM EST

    Paul Jesperson

    Virginia found themselves sitting on the wrong side of the bubble this season, but with a slew of talent returning, next season was supposed to be Tony Bennett’s breakthrough season in Charlottesville. Those hopes took a bit of a hit on Monday, when Virginia announced in a release that Paul Jesperson would be transferring out…

  9. Georgia’s Kentavious Caldwell-Pope enters the NBA Draft

    Apr 15, 2013, 12:59 PM EST

    SEC Georgia LSU Basketball

    Georgia has lost another talent to the NBA, as Kentavious Caldwell-Pope announced on Monday morning that he would be forgoing his final two seasons of college eligibility to enter the NBA Draft. “I want to thank the University of Georgia for all it has done for me,” Caldwell-Pope said in a statement.  “I want to…

  10. Mike Rice is coaching his daughter’s 12 year old AAU team

    Apr 15, 2013, 12:00 PM EST


    The big news from over the weekend was that disgraced ex-Rutgers coach Mike Rice has resurfaced … as the coach of an AAU team for 12 year old girls. That team is part of the New Jersey ShoreShots program. It went viral went Brian Geltzeiler’s tweets about a game were picked up by Deadspin, and…

  11. Trey Burke proves returning to school can be the right decision

    Apr 15, 2013, 11:13 AM EST

    Michigan Wolverines Burke shoots a three point basket over Kansas Jayhawks Young to tie the game during the second half in their South Regional NCAA men's basketball game in Arlington

    Trey Burke just finished one of the best seasons that a college basketball player has had in recent memory. He averaged 18.6 points and 6.7 assists on the season, hitting 46.3% from the floor and 38.4% from three. He proved himself to be one of the most clutch players in the country — will anyone…

  12. Report: Otto Porter to enter the NBA Draft

    Apr 15, 2013, 10:50 AM EST

    Otto Porter game winner

    Georgetown’s star forward Otto Porter had scheduled a press conference at 3 p.m. to announce his decision regarding the NBA Draft, but according to a report from Jeff Goodman of, Porter will be entering his name into the draft. Porter averaged 16.2 points and 7.5 boards this season for the Hoyas, proving to be…

  13. Nerlens Noel to enter the NBA Draft

    Apr 15, 2013, 10:41 AM EST

    Patric Young

    Torn ACL and all, Nerlens Noel announced on Monday morning that he would be entering his name into the NBA Draft. “I have loved my time at Kentucky, but I feel that I’m ready to take the next step to the NBA,” Noel said in a statement released by the University. “I’ve learned so much…

  14. Report: Atlantic 10 looking to add Davidson

    Apr 14, 2013, 10:14 PM EST

    Bob McKillop

    The carousel that is conference realignment never seems to stop. According to a report from Jeff Goodman of the Atlantic 10 is close to adding Davidson, with the Wildcats joining the conference in 2014. Davidson, currently a member of the Southern Conference, was a target of the Colonial Athletic Association back in October but…

  15. Report: Maryland center Alex Len to enter NBA Draft

    Apr 14, 2013, 9:55 PM EST

    Alex Len

    (CLICK HERE to follow along with who is turning pro and who is returning to school.) As the 2012-13 season progressed, the chances of Maryland sophomore center Alex Len moving on to the next level seemed to become more likely. And according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports that will be the case, as…

  16. Report: 76ers assistant Brian James to join Chris Collins at Northwestern

    Apr 14, 2013, 9:01 PM EST

    NBA/Philadelphia 76ers

    First-year Northwestern head coach Chris Collins will reportedly add a familiar face to his coaching staff, hiring current Philadelphia 76ers assistant Brian James according to Bob Ford of the Philadelphia Inquirer. While James isn’t a familiar face to Northwestern he is to Collins, as he was Collins’ high school coach at Glenbrook North (Ill.) in the…

  17. Report: Richard Pitino adds former Gopher Ben Johnson to coaching staff

    Apr 14, 2013, 7:21 PM EST

    University of Nebraska

    Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino has reportedly made an important addition to his coaching staff, hiring Ben Johnson as an assistant coach according to Marcus R. Fuller of the Pioneer Press. Johnson, who was an assistant coach on Tim Miles’ staff at Nebraska this past season, is an important addition for Pitino due to his…

  18. Siena guard Rakeem Brookins arrested on burglary charge

    Apr 14, 2013, 4:30 PM EST

    Siena College

    One issue a new head coach does not want to have to deal with upon his arrival is player discipline. Unfortunately for new Siena head coach Jimmy Patsos, that’s exactly what he’ll have to deal with as one of his new players has reportedly run afoul of the law. Redshirt sophomore guard Rakeem Brookins was…

  19. Ricky Tarrant transfers to Alabama

    Apr 14, 2013, 2:30 PM EST

    Ricky Tarrant

    Ricky Tarrant spent two seasons at Tulane as one of the most promising young guards in Conference USA. He was the conference Freshman of the Tear in 2011-2012 and was named second team all-league this past season after averaging 15.7 points a game, 2.8 rebounds and 3.6 assists this year. But Tarrant wanted to be closer…

  20. Trey Burke will announce his choice on Sunday (UPDATED)

    Apr 14, 2013, 2:10 PM EST


    (UPDATED: Burke made it official on Sunday. He’s off to the NBA.) Trey Burke, the national player of the year and Michigan star, may be going pro. He’s announced that he will announce something further on Sunday, at least. Burke is a point guard who can shoot. Like, really, really shoot, and he should be…