Jul 10, 2014, 5:28 PM EDT
The redshirt senior guard has led the way this summer for Auburn, which is looking to turn things around under Bruce Pearl.
Jul 8, 2014, 2:27 PM EDT
This month is important for every program, but these seven teams (plus five more!) have more on the line than the rest.
Jun 28, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT
Charles Barkley was been a fan of the way Bruce Pearl’s Tennessee team played, and Pearl has the voicemail to prove it.
Jun 28, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
Auburn alum Charles Barkley criticized the NCAA and defended head coach Bruce Pearl on Friday at an Auburn reunion event.
Jun 7, 2014, 1:10 PM EDT
Bruce Pearl’s contract has been released and here are the details.
May 24, 2014, 11:48 AM EDT
Pearl has landed three recruits since he got to Auburn, but apparently he’s been chasing higher-level talent.
May 20, 2014, 7:36 PM EDT
Lang is Pearl’s second commitment in two days.
May 19, 2014, 9:53 PM EDT
K.C. Ross-Miller can play this upcoming season.
May 6, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT
Bruce Pearl will catch up on his recruiting on Aug. 24.
Apr 26, 2014, 10:02 AM EDT
With Bruce Pearl unable to speak to recruits until August 24th, head football coach Gus Malzahn is stepping in to help out.
Apr 22, 2014, 2:43 PM EDT
Auburn will accept the punishment that has been given to Pearl by the NCAA.
Mar 19, 2014, 1:25 PM EDT
WATCH: Bruce Pearl celebrates arrival in Auburn with … a mosh pit with students? New Auburn basketball coach Bruce Pearl, who was hired yesterday, joins The Dan Patrick Show to discuss what went into his acceptance of the job at Auburn and how he hopes to recover his tainted image. With high hopes for his…
Mar 18, 2014, 11:21 AM EDT
The former Tennessee head coach will be taking over an Auburn program that hasn’t been relevant in more than a decade.
Feb 28, 2014, 7:11 PM EDT
Through two-plus seasons in Knoxville, Cuonzo Martin has compiled a 56-39 record with the Volunteers. Tennessee is 17-11 (8-7 SEC) this year, currently sitting sixth in the conference standings. Lately, some have speculated that Martin is on the hot seat. To make matters worse, former Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl, now an analyst with ESPN, is…
Feb 24, 2014, 5:45 PM EDT
As Tennessee lingers on the bubble again under head coach Cuonzo Martin and after a tough loss to Texas A&M, the fans in the state might be getting a little restless. According to a report from Nick Cole of the Tennessean, former Tennessee head coach Bruce Pearl was in Nashville to be apart of SportsFest,…
Oct 9, 2012, 11:10 AM EDT
The economy has been a drag on many of us, especially in the housing market, but now we can know that a former highly paid college basketball coach is going through the same struggles as the common fan—sort of. Former Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl is re-listing his Knoxville, Tenn., estate for $2.43 million, down from…
Jul 31, 2012, 9:39 AM EDT
ESPN may be losing college basketball analyst Doug Gottlieb to CBS, but they moved quickly to replace him, hiring former coaches Bruce Pearl and Seth Greenberg, the network announced Monday. Pearl, formerly at Tennessee before being fired in 2011, worked with Sirius XM Radio as a college basketball analyst this past season. He was at…
Oct 12, 2010, 7:39 PM EDT
Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl lied to NCAA investigators during an early summer interview. As a result, the Vols self-imposed recruiting sanctions and docked Pearl $1.5 million in salary over the next four years. Yet North Carolina football players were ruled permanently ineligible partly for lying to the NCAA about extra benefits they received from agents.…
Oct 7, 2010, 4:19 PM EDT
Good to know Bruce Pearl’s planning ahead. The Tennessee coach’s NCAA recruiting violations have cast some doubts about his future with the Vols, so he’s doing his best to broaden his prospects. Like pumping gas. “In coaching, you always need to have a profession you need to fall back on if you don’t win enough…
Oct 4, 2010, 5:21 PM EDT
When Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl reportedly played host to a pair of high school recruits in 2008 – a no-no according to NCAA rules – he took a photo with one of them. Why would he chance such a brazen move? Because he’s done it before. A report from ESPN’s Dan O’Neil and Pat Forde…
Sep 15, 2010, 5:08 PM EDT
New NCAA president Mark Emmert supports tougher penalties for schools who break the rules. It’s sure to be a popular statement among fans and pundits, who’ve watched as the summer months turned into a bit of a dramatic mess. Forget the notable arrests and just focus on the NCAA issues: UConn and Tennessee self-imposed penalties…
Sep 14, 2010, 7:36 PM EDT
Jamie Squire/Getty When Bruce Pearl admitted he gave misleading and incorrect information to the NCAA about possible violations during an investigation into his Tennessee program, he probably thought he could stonewall when it came to questioning. He didn’t know the NCAA had incriminating photos. According to a report from Gary Parrish, Pearl hosted 2010 high…
Sep 13, 2010, 11:51 PM EDT
Bruce Pearl’s had better weeks. But his recruits are sticking with him. Guards Kevin Ware and Chris Jones told the Knoxville News-Sentinel they haven’t even considered changing their minds. Despite Pearl’s NCAA woes, the Top 50 recruits like him and the Volunteer program. “I’m still with Tennessee, and it doesn’t affect me in any…
Sep 13, 2010, 2:59 PM EDT
Perhaps the only person relishing Bruce Pearl’s recent woes more than Illinois fans is Jimmy Collins. To recap: As an Iowa assistant in the late ’80s, Pearl taped a recruit saying he had received a car from an Illini assistant. Pearl gave the tape to the NCAA, which couldn’t verify Pearl’s claim but did…
Sep 11, 2010, 1:10 PM EDT
Apparently everyone cheats in college hoops. Some intentionally push or break the rules. Others make honest mistakes because of the monstrous rulebook. This wasn’t one of them. Bruce Pearl’s admission that he gave misleading and incorrect information to the NCAA during a 17-month investigation of the Tennessee men’s basketball program marks a sad moment…
- How can Wichita State build on the two best years in program history? 0
- Junior college prospect Andre Spight working to improve point guard skills 0
- Duncan Robinson, of D-III Williams College, considering transfer to Michigan, Davidson 0
- UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion flooded after water main break on Sunset Boulevard (PHOTOS/VIDEOS) 0
- John Calipari’s return to Kentucky ‘solely’ due to loyalty to his players 2
- The other side of the July live period: Recruits continue to strive for attention and offers 0
- Seven takeaways from AAU Nationals and Super Showcase 0
- Marcus Foster still hasn’t forgotten, or forgiven, those pulled scholarships (3)
- Two surprises after first cuts at Team USA U17 trials (3)
- John Calipari’s return to Kentucky ‘solely’ due to loyalty to his players (2)
- Report: Top Oregon recruit denied admission to school (2)
- Xavier’s new court design? Cincy’s skyline, but not chili (PHOTO) (2)