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  1. East Carolina nabs a local 2015 wing

    Sep 1, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

    jeff lebo

    East Carolina is on the board in 2015.

  2. Cincinnati announces non-conference schedule

    Aug 30, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

    Mick Cronin

    Cincinnati has some tough opponents in the non-conference portion of the 2014-15 schedule.

  3. Summer mixtape of future UConn guard Jalen Adams (VIDEO)

    Aug 11, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT

    (Scott Phillips/NBCSports.com)

    Jalen Adams had a big summer on the grassroots circuit.

  4. UConn releases non-conference schedule

    Aug 11, 2014, 6:45 PM EDT

    Kevin Ollie

    The defending champion Huskies have some tough games lined up.

  5. Report: SMU and Michigan to play home-and-home series

    May 12, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT

    2013 NBA Draft

    Michigan and SMU will play a home-and-home series beginning in 2014.

  6. Houston head coach James Dickey steps down

    Mar 24, 2014, 6:12 PM EDT

    James Dickey

    Houston head coach James Dickey announced he will step down from the position on Monday afternoon due to a private family matter.

  7. As Montrezl Harrell continues to emerge, is No. 11 Louisville a threat to repeat?

    Mar 8, 2014, 5:06 PM EDT

    montrezl harrell

    As Louisville sophomore forward Montrezl Harrell puts up huge numbers against great competition in the last few weeks are the Cardinals a threat to make a run at back-to-back national titles?

  8. No. 20 Memphis overcomes sluggish start in win over No. 18 SMU

    Mar 8, 2014, 2:36 PM EDT

    memphis smu

    No. 20 Memphis is known for the play of its senior guards, but does their improving frontcourt give them a chance at a postseason run?

  9. Saturday’s Pregame Shootaround: Duke and North Carolina highlights final Saturday of regular season

    Mar 8, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Getty Images

    Although conference tournaments are underway, there are still plenty of tremendous regular-season matchups on Saturday including No. 14 North Carolina at No. 4 Duke and a pair of top-25 matchups in the American.

  10. No. 21 Memphis rallies to earn big home win over No. 7 Louisville

    Mar 1, 2014, 4:34 PM EDT

    louisville memphis

    The No. 21 Memphis Tigers earned a huge home win on Saturday as they rallied late in the game to beat No. 7 Louisville 72-66 on Saturday for an American Athletic Conference home win. The Tigers went on a crucial 15-1 run and scored at least a point on eight consecutive possessions to close out…

  11. Pregame Shootaround: March begins with a huge ACC tilt

    Mar 1, 2014, 9:25 AM EDT

    syracuse

    GAME OF THE DAY: No. 4 Syracuse at No. 12 Virginia, (4:00 p.m., ESPN): CBT’s own Rob Dauster broke down this weekend’s top matchups in our weekend preview: All of a sudden, this looks like the biggest game in the ACC this season. Believe it or not, Virginia currently holds a one game lead over…

  12. Report: NCAA reviewing eligibility of South Florida’s Egbunu

    Jan 18, 2014, 11:13 AM EDT

    Stan Heath

    According to a report from ESPN.com’s Jeff Goodman and Brett McMurphy, the NCAA is reviewing the eligibility of South Florida starting freshman center John Egbunu. Egbunu has started 16 of 17 games for South Florida this season and is averaging eight points and 6.9 rebounds per game for the Bulls. The freshman is a native…

  13. No. 24 Memphis overpowers depleted Temple for road AAC win

    Jan 11, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT

    Josh Pastner

    Memphis capped a strong week in the American Athletic Conference with its 79-69 win over Temple on Saturday to give the Tigers their second road win in AAC play this week. The No. 24 Tigers (12-3, 3-1) were in a bad place last Saturday, when Cincinnati thoroughly outplayed Memphis in the FedEx Forum, but Memphis…

  14. Cincinnati imposes its will in win over No. 18 Memphis

    Jan 4, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

    Cincinnati Memphis

    If you were ever going to introduce college basketball to a casual observer you likely wouldn’t start with Mick Cronin’s Cincinnati Bearcats. It’s not that Cincinnati isn’t a good team or doesn’t deserve your attention, but they aren’t the most aesthetically pleasing team to watch. Storming into the FedEx Forum — with its announced crowd…

  15. UConn redshirt Rodney Purvis to miss time after torn labrum

    Dec 16, 2013, 5:35 PM EDT

    T.J. DiLeo, Rodney Purvis

    Rodney Purvis was a McDonald’s All-American that stayed in-state to play at North Carolina State, but the 6-foot-4 Raleigh, NC native opted to transfer after his freshman season to UConn. Purvis must sit out this season, per NCAA transfer rules, but he’ll have three seasons of eligibility left beginning with his redshirt sophomore season next…

  16. Florida got Shabazzed, but Gators have a lot to like

    Dec 2, 2013, 10:10 PM EDT

    NCAA Basketball Tournament - Louisville v Florida

    The No. 15 Florida Gators showed late-game resiliency, senior leadership and an ability to make key plays in big moments as they played on the road at Gampel Pavilion and scored on their final possession — a beautiful cut and layup by Michael Frazier II off an assist from Casey Prather — against No. 12…

  17. Kent State tops Temple thanks to hot shooting

    Nov 11, 2013, 10:45 PM EDT

    Rob Senderoff

    Kent State pulled off a big early-season win over Temple 81-77 on Monday night by outscoring the Owls 43-35 in the second half. The Owls had all five starters finish in double-figures but Kent State ultimately had a balanced scoring effort led by Derek Jackson and Devareaux Manley with 17 points each. Temple finished with…

  18. Kevin Ware’s status remains uncertain for upcoming season

    Sep 2, 2013, 8:00 PM EDT

    Kevin Ware, Rick Pitino

    During a Monday press conference to address his upcoming Hall of Fame speech, Louisville coach Rick Pitino spoke about Kevin Ware’s status regarding his offseason. While there will be no suspension for the Louisville guard best known for his horrific injury during the NCAA Tournament, it is also uncertain when the junior will return to…