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  1. Turnovers, perimeter shooting cost Memphis in exhibition defeat

    Nov 12, 2014, 11:13 PM EST

    Josh Pastner

    Memphis will face No. 11 Wichita State in its regular season opener Tuesday. There’s a lot to work on.

  2. Report: SMU to be without top returning big for fall semester

    Nov 12, 2014, 8:56 PM EST

    Markus Kennedy

    Markus Kennedy averaged 12.4 points and 7.1 rebounds per game in his first season at SMU.

  3. USF sophomore big man set to return after missing exhibition due to knee injury

    Nov 12, 2014, 8:05 PM EST

    Chris Perry

    Chris Perry is USF’s most experienced front court player, and he’ll be a key figure in 2014-15.

  4. Two newcomers step forward in UConn’s exhibition win

    Nov 9, 2014, 8:07 PM EST

    Sam Cassell Jr., Declan Soukup

    Sam Cassell Jr. and Daniel Hamilton have performed well for the Huskies in their two exhibition wins.

  5. Sophomore transfer cleared for competition at Tulane

    Nov 9, 2014, 5:04 PM EST

    Ed Conroy

    Aaron Liberman played just nine minutes at Northwestern last season, but his immediate eligibility gives Tulane a needed boost from a depth standpoint.

  6. Nic Moore tries to get SMU on the right track after months of misfortune

    Nov 6, 2014, 3:00 PM EST

    AP Photo

    Nic Moore has high expectations on the season for SMU.

  7. Temple transfer guard to make season debut December 18

    Nov 5, 2014, 7:14 PM EST

    Fran Dunphy

    The NCAA offered Jesse Morgan two options: play the first 19 games, or the final 21 (and postseason). And he took the option most people would take Wednesday.

  8. Memphis starting forward suffers groin injury

    Nov 1, 2014, 4:32 PM EST

    Shaq Goodwin

    With Austin Nichols currently sidelined, Memphis suffers another hit to its front court personnel.

  9. Tulsa lands verbal commitment from South Plains College guard

    Oct 25, 2014, 11:24 PM EST

    Frank Haith

    Pat Birt was a Horizon League All-Freshman Team selection at UIC last season.

  10. Former Big East foes announce home-and-home series

    Oct 24, 2014, 12:39 PM EST

    John Thompson III

    Georgetown holds a 35-29 lead in their all-time series with UConn.

  11. Two Memphis players to miss practice time for health reasons

    Oct 22, 2014, 9:13 PM EST

    Austin Nichols

    Austin Nichols is the reigning American Athletic Conference ROY, and sophomore Avery Woodson is expected to compete for minutes in a crowded by inexperienced backcourt.

  12. Three-star guard commits to SMU, reclassifies to 2016

    Oct 22, 2014, 4:25 PM EST

    Larry Brown

    Given SMU’s depth on the perimeter, LaGerald Vick’s decision to move back in classes will help both parties in the future.

  13. UConn officially dedicates new practice facility

    Oct 17, 2014, 6:06 PM EST

    Kevin Ollie, Warde Manuel, Geno Auriemma

    The reigning men’s and women’s national champions have new practice digs, with the full cost ($39 million) to be covered by private donors.

  14. Four-star combo guard verbally commits to SMU

    Oct 15, 2014, 4:55 PM EST

    Larry Brown

    Larry Brown’s added another perimeter piece, as Shake Milton picked the Mustangs over Indiana and Oklahoma.

  15. Three-star forward/center becomes Temple’s third commitment in 2015 class

    Oct 12, 2014, 6:27 PM EST

    Under Armour

    After going through a rough 2013-14 season, Temple’s recent run of recruiting success is an important development for the program.

  16. UConn’s efforts to play faster will begin on the defensive glass

    Oct 4, 2014, 11:55 PM EST

    Kevin Ollie

    Kevin Ollie wants his Huskies to be a “fast-break” team. But in order to do so, they’ll need to make strides in the rebounding department.

  17. UConn head coach Kevin Ollie spoke to crowd on repeat, returning players

    Oct 4, 2014, 3:00 PM EST

    Kevin Ollie

    UConn lost some talented players like Shabazz Napier and DeAndre Daniels, but they still have some talented players left for another run.

  18. Memphis announces schedule change, will host North Carolina Central December 15

    Oct 3, 2014, 10:50 PM EST

    pastner

    The Tigers were originally supposed to host High Point November 22nd, but that game will not be played.

  19. UConn’s tallest Husky wins annual preseason race

    Oct 1, 2014, 8:59 PM EST

    Amida Brimah

    Amida Brimah averaged 4.1 points, 3.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game as a freshman, and he’s fully recovered from offseason shoulder surgery.

  20. UConn junior guard hopeful that hard work will result in more opportunities

    Sep 28, 2014, 10:30 PM EST

    AP

    After having to worry about rehabbing from two hip surgeries last summer, Omar Calhoun could simply work on his game this summer.

  21. Houston announces plans for new practice facility

    Sep 23, 2014, 2:05 PM EST

    University of Houston

    This facility is a nice boost for a basketball program that has made one NCAA tournament appearance since 1992.

  22. In-state power forward verbally commits to UConn

    Sep 13, 2014, 10:59 PM EST

    Kevin Ollie

    The 6-foot-10 power forward grew up a UConn fan, and his commitment came as no surprise.

  23. Move east a breath of fresh air for UConn freshman

    Sep 13, 2014, 9:50 PM EST

    hamilton

    After going through a difficult senior season at the high school level, Daniel Hamilton’s move to UConn has been a beneficial one thus far.

  24. Junior college transfer finally cleared to play at Memphis

    Sep 4, 2014, 6:06 PM EST

    Josh Pastner

    Trahson Burrell is talented enough to have an immediate impact at Memphis in 2014-15.

  25. Angola falls despite Yanick Moreira’s best offensive performance of FIBA Basketball World Cup

    Sep 3, 2014, 9:59 PM EST

    SMU v Memphis

    Moreira is averaging 12.8 points and 6.5 rebounds per game in Spain.