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  1. Campbell rewards walk-on guard Casey Perrin with scholarship (VIDEO)

    Aug 20, 2015, 8:30 PM EDT

    Kevin McGeehan

    Just as happy as Perrin were his teammates, who mobbed him upon hearing the news.

  2. Coastal Carolina to become first college basketball team to visit Cuba

    Jun 23, 2015, 2:50 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    The New York Cosmos of the NASL visited Cuba earlier this month.

  3. 23-year-old Jimmy Gavin earns Division I scholarship having never played a varsity sport

    May 12, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    (Jimmy Gavin)

    Jimmy Gavin became a Division I scholarship basketball player in his fifth year of college from the Division II level after overcoming disease and the tragic loss of a family member.

  4. Liberty re-hires former head coach Ritchie McKay

    Apr 1, 2015, 3:15 PM EDT

    ACC Men's Basketball Tournament Semifinal Round Game Virginia Cavaliers vs Pittsburgh Panthers

    Liberty re-hired former head coach Ritchie McKay after McKay spent a stint at Virginia as associate head coach.

  5. USC Upstate assistant Kyle Perry promoted to associate head coach

    Jul 23, 2014, 9:59 PM EDT

    USC Upstate Athletics

    Perry’s been at USC Upstate since 2009, and among the players he’s helped recruit was former great Torrey Craig.

  6. Realignment Catchup: More changes come on July 1

    Jul 1, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson

    Confused as to where some schools are headed on July 1? Here’s a guide that should help some.

  7. Coastal Carolina announces addition of Stacey Palmore to coaching staff

    Jun 2, 2014, 4:18 PM EDT

    Coastal Carolina Athletics

    The former Georgia assistant will now work for Cliff Ellis.

  8. Coastal Carolina announces addition of South Carolina transfer Jaylen Shaw

    May 16, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT

    Jaylen Shaw, Phil Forte

    Former South Carolina guard Jaylen Shaw is officially a member of the Coastal Carolina program.

  9. NCAA Tournament Primer: Coastal Carolina Chanticleers

    Mar 9, 2014, 2:12 PM EDT

    Michael Enanga

    The Chanticleers have the best nickname and the best color scheme in the tournament. Can that translate into a win?

  10. Andre Smith’s buzzer-beating three pushes Winthrop past High Point (VIDEO)

    Mar 7, 2014, 2:27 PM EDT

    Winthrop Athletics

    Winthrop’s Andre Smith provides the latest buzzer-beater, knocking off Big South regular season champ High Point.

  11. 2014 Big South Tournament Preview: Home court advantage in March is fun!

    Mar 4, 2014, 2:33 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    There may not be a more wide-open conference tournament this season than the Big South. High Point won the North Division with the best record in conference play at 12-4, but they also needed to win 10 of their last 11 games to do so and are playing without one of their star forwards in…

  12. High Point’s Allan Chaney collapses during game but is OK

    Nov 24, 2013, 5:59 PM EDT

    High Point Athletics

    The story of High Point senior forward Allan Chaney is one college basketball fans may be familiar with. After transferring to Virginia Tech from Florida Chaney was told by doctors in 2010 that a case of viral mycarditis, an infection that results in inflammation of the heart, would end his basketball career. The road back…

  13. ‘Thriller’ dance by Longwood hoops teams highlights ‘Lancer Madness’ (VIDEO)

    Oct 31, 2013, 7:46 PM EDT

    Tristan Carey, Nate Lubick

    Longwood University held its preseason event at a later date than most Division I teams, holding “Lancer Madness” on Wednesday night. Given the proximity to Halloween, the men’s and women’s basketball teams came together to put forth their best version of the dance scenes in Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” video. There seemed to be a little…

  14. High Point’s Allan Chaney wants to end long, challenging career with tourney appearance

    Oct 10, 2013, 3:00 PM EDT

    Allan Chaney 2

    For three years, Allan Chaney watched college basketball from the sideline. The first came while he was at Virginia Tech, where he sat out his sophomore season after transferring from Florida. The next two season, however, would be much more challenging than simply following NCAA transfer rules. The 6-foot-9 Chaney endured two grueling years after he…

  15. 2013-2014 Big South Preview: High Point, Charleston Southern return strong in league with sleepers

    Oct 10, 2013, 12:00 PM EDT

    High Points John Brown, via HPU Men's Basketball

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here. For a schedule of our previews…

  16. Citadel beats VMI at All-Military Classic

    Nov 10, 2012, 8:57 PM EDT


    Overlooked amongst the aircraft carriers, camouflage unis and overseas air base battles was a humble matchup between two ancient mid-majors with little marquee value. The Army, Navy and Air Force academies play for the Commander-In-Chief’s Trophy every year, to a moderate amount of fanfare. For Virginia Military Institute and The Citadel, this year’s All-Military Classic…

  17. Conference Preview: Camels top Big South

    Oct 29, 2012, 7:30 PM EDT


    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  18. Big South centralizes conference tournament in Myrtle Beach, includes all 12 teams

    Jun 9, 2012, 11:09 AM EDT


    Following the lead of larger conferences like the Big East, ACC, and Big 12, the Big South announced Thursday that it would change the format of its conference tournament to be held at one centralized location and will expand to accommodate all 12 member schools. The annual event will now be held at Coastal Carolina’s…