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  1. 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…

  2. 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…

  3. 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…

  4. 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…

  5. 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…

  6. 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…

  7. 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…

  8. 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…

  9. 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…

  10. 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…

  11. 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…

  12. 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…

  13. 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…

  14. 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…

  15. 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…

  16. 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…

  17. 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…

  18. 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…

  19. 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…

  20. 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…