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  1. 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…

  2. Report: Loyola (IL) headed from the Horizon to the Missouri Valley

    Apr 14, 2013, 1:00 PM EST

    Devon Turk, Craig Sword

    According to reports, Loyola (IL) has been picked as the school that will replace Creighton, who is headed to the new Big East, in the Missouri Valley. The move was agreed upon on Saturday, per the Chicago Sun-Times, and will be finalized this week. Formal admission will come on July 1st. There were four schools…

  3. UW-Milwaukee’s Demetrius Harris, future NFL star?

    Apr 14, 2013, 11:37 AM EST

    Milwaukee Wisconsin Basketball

    Demetrius Harris is looking to become the next undersized power forward that trades in his Jordans for football spikes. As a senior with UW-Milwaukee, Harris averaged 9.1 points and 5.3 boards, hitting just over 44% of his free throws for a team that went 8-24 in the Horizon League. That’s not exactly a way to…

  4. Bryant coach Tim O’Shea gets a well-earned extension

    Apr 14, 2013, 11:13 AM EST

    Tim O'Shea

    In his fifth season at the helm of the Bryant Bulldogs, Tim O’Shea orchestrated one of the most impressive turnarounds in college basketballs history. After winning just one game in 2011-2012, the Bulldogs finished 2012-2013 with 19 wins. And as you might expect, it was enough to earn O’Shea a contract extension. He’ll be at…

  5. Report: Eddie Jordan will accept Rutgers job

    Apr 13, 2013, 8:36 PM EST


    Rutgers University will head into a new conference – the Big Ten – with a new head coach. Rutgers alum Eddie Jordan, previously a head coach of NBA teams in Washington, Sacramento and Philadelphia, has reportedly accepted the head coaching job at his alma mater, according to He comes to the Scarlet Knights from…

  6. Will Yeguete may need knee surgery

    Apr 13, 2013, 7:06 PM EST


    Power forward Will Yeguete, who gave the Florida Gators much of their toughness in this year’s run to the Elite Eight, may be facing off-season knee surgery. Yeguete, a junior forward from Bordeaux, France, averaged 5.5 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.2 steals for the Gators. Never a great threat to score, he powered in 13…

  7. Hall of Fame coach Marv Harshman dead at 95

    Apr 13, 2013, 6:11 PM EST


    As career highlights go, “last man to defeat John Wooden” is about as impressive as they come. Marv Harshman, former head coach at Washington, Washington State and Pacific Lutheran, had that honor, just one of many moments to cherish from his 40 year career as a head coach. According to the Seattle Times, the 95-year-old…

  8. Can Richard Pitino land Tarik Black at Minnesota?

    Apr 13, 2013, 4:16 PM EST


    In a time of upheaval for Minnesota basketball, fans would love to know that new coach Richard Pitino has a plan. The 30-year-old son of national title-winner Rick Pitino has only been on the job in the Twin Cities for a few days, but some early hints of order have appeared already. Replacing center Trevor…

  9. VIDEO: ‘The Daily Show’ shreds the NCAA

    Apr 13, 2013, 3:30 PM EST


    The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,The Daily Show on Facebook If you read this site, than you probably already know just how ridiculous some of the NCAA’s rules regarding student-athletes and profiting off of their likenesses. But that doesn’t change the fact that you have to take…

  10. Jordan McRae returning to Tennessee

    Apr 13, 2013, 2:22 PM EST

    Jordan McRae Tennessee

    Tennessee got some good news on Saturday morning as Jordan McRae announced that he would be returning to school for his senior season. McRae actually announced the news on Steven Pearl’s radio show, but the school put out a release a couple of minutes afterwards. “I’m not ready for my experience at Tennessee to be…

  11. Report: Cullen Neal to join his pops at New Mexico

    Apr 13, 2013, 2:03 PM EST


    Last week, Craig ‘Noodles’ Neal was given the head coaching job at New Mexico that was left vacant when Steve Alford left for UCLA. Noodles had been on Alford’s staff dating back to the days when the two were coaching at Iowa, and his hiring may have prevented a mutiny in the ranks for the…

  12. With Rice scandal looming, Rutgers hires new top lawyer

    Apr 13, 2013, 1:47 PM EST

    Robert Barchi

    Since former Rutgers coach Mike Rice and athletic director Tom Pernetti were fired amid the scandal involving Rice’s abuse of players in practices, there’s been a bit of turnover. The school has now hired a new top lawyer to deal with the case. The school also announced it would launch and independent review into the…

  13. Jordan Brand All-Stars predict they could beat Michael Jordan, nation laughs

    Apr 13, 2013, 12:50 PM EST

    Charlotte Bobcats ownerJordan watches as his team plays against the Chicago Bulls during the first half of their NBA basketball game in Charlotte

    The naivety of youth is great. When most of us were younger, we all had fantasies of doing things that, while we didn’t know it yet, were impossible. Apparently those thoughts extend into the older teenage years of some Jordan Brand All-Stars. Some of the players got into a debate over whether or not they…

  14. NCAA’s Director of Enforcement leaves for job at Auburn

    Apr 13, 2013, 11:45 AM EST

    NCAA Men's Final Four - Practice

    The exodus from the NCAA continues as their director of enforcement has left for a position at Auburn. Dave Didion’s last day was Friday, after which he accepted a job as the associate athletic director for compliance. Didion will start the job officially on April 22. This according to USA Today. The move wasn’t a…

  15. UConn releases new logo, looks strangely similar to another

    Apr 13, 2013, 11:20 AM EST

    UConn Logo

    What does an athletic department do after it wins a national title in women’s basketball, but was forced to sit out the postseason in men’s basketball? Why, change its logo, of course. UConn unveiled their new logo recently, and the first thought that comes to mind is, it looks exactly like Houston Baptist’s.¬†¬†That’s not to…

  16. President Obama calls to congratulate Pitino, Louisville on national title

    Apr 13, 2013, 10:45 AM EST

    Louisville Cardinals NCAA Basketball Celebration

    The week for Louisville coach honestly can’t get any better. Oh wait, it just did, and he can thank the President this time. Pitino and his Louisville team received a call from President Barack Obama on Wednesday to congratulate them on their 2013 National Championship. The Cardinals, the top overall seed in the tournament, beat…

  17. Washington State recruit Tanner Lancona receives release from letter of intent

    Apr 13, 2013, 10:14 AM EST

    Ken Bone

    Ken Bone has a scholarship to fill. Tanner Lancona, one of the top recruits in Washington State’s 2013 recruiting class, announced on Twitter on Friday that he has gotten his release from the national letter of intent he signed during the early signing period in November. This is a big loss for the Cougars, who…

  18. Jacob Lawson leaving Purdue program

    Apr 13, 2013, 9:38 AM EST

    Illinois v Purdue

    It was already a rough season for Purdue, now their forward depth is about to take a hit. Jacob Lawson is transferring from the program, the Boilermakers announced on Friday. The 6-8, 217-pound Reidsville, N.C. native averaged 2.2 points and 2.2 rebounds this season in West Lafayette. He becomes the second player to leave the…

  19. Remy Abell to transfer from Indiana

    Apr 13, 2013, 9:00 AM EST

    Temple v Indiana

    Add a third player to the list of those leaving Indiana before graduation. This one to a transfer. The Hoosiers announced that guard Remy Abell will leave the program to seek more playing time at another school. “I am going to miss everyone,” Abell said in a release from the athletic department. “But I just…

  20. #Nebrasketball unveils new floor for new arena

    Apr 13, 2013, 8:45 AM EST

    NU floor

    Nebraska basketball is experiencing more excitement than it has since it went to four straight NCAA Tournaments from 1991-94 recently, and a lot of that has to do with new coach Tim Miles and the new Pinnacle Bank Arena set to open for the 2013-14 season. Now the Huskers have jumped into the creative floor…