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  1. Junior college guard verbally commits to Western Kentucky

    Aug 30, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT

    Ray Harper

    Franklin Edmond averaged 18.0 points and 6.2 rebounds per game as a freshman.

  2. Louisiana Tech’s formerly injured guard takes step forward in the Bahamas

    Aug 23, 2014, 11:02 PM EDT

    Raheem Appleby, Markel Brown

    Raheem Appleby, who missed 12 games last season due to an ankle injury, averaged 16.6 points per game on the Bulldogs’ trip to the Bahamas.

  3. Southern Miss’ lone returning starter granted release from scholarship

    Aug 16, 2014, 11:26 PM EDT

    Southern Mississippi Sadler Basketball

    Aaron Brown made 30 starts and averaged 9.9 points and 4.3 rebounds per game last season.

  4. UTEP’s Matt Willms works to return to full strength after playing last season with a torn labrum

    Jul 6, 2014, 8:06 PM EDT

    UTEP v Washington State

    The 7-footer played all last season with a torn labrum in his left shoulder. Now healthy, he’ll be a key figure for a team that has to account for the graduation of John Bohannon.

  5. Louisiana Tech AD Tommy McClelland sees Bahamas trip as reward for 74 wins over last three years

    Jul 5, 2014, 9:18 PM EDT

    Raheem Appleby, Markel Brown

    The trip to the Bahamas will also help a team adding seven newcomers to the program this summer.

  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. Point guard Marcus Evans becomes Rice’s first 2015 verbal commitment

    Jun 29, 2014, 9:42 PM EDT

    Rice Athletics

    Former VCU assistant Mike Rhoades has his first 2015 commitment, with a Virginia native making his pledge to attend Rice.

  8. North Texas lands former Texas A&M guard J’Mychal Reese

    Jun 25, 2014, 4:48 PM EDT

    Reese played in six games last season before being dismissed from the Texas A&M program.

  9. Louisiana Tech adds former Wofford assistant Darris Nichols to coaching staff

    Jun 20, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Wofford Athletics

    The former West Virginia point guard is the second addition to Mike White’s coaching staff this offseason.

  10. Pat Swilling Jr. transitions from basketball to football at Tulsa

    Jun 13, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT


    Former Tulsa guard Pat Swilling Jr. is transitioning to football to follow in the footsteps of his NFL father.

  11. UAB starting point guard Chad Frazier charged with third-degree domestic violence

    Jun 5, 2014, 8:39 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    The first team All-Conference USA point guard was arrested Thursday for his role in an April incident.

  12. Charlotte reserve forward Marcus Bryan to transfer

    Jun 2, 2014, 12:53 PM EDT

    Scott Eatherton, Marcus Bryan

    After one season at the Conference USA school, forward Marcus Bryan will be moving on.

  13. Three front court reserves to leave Louisiana Tech program

    May 28, 2014, 7:04 PM EDT

    Le'Bryan Nash, Isaiah Massey

    Two reserve front court players have decided to leave Louisiana Tech.

  14. Conference USA Conference Catch-up: Can anyone stop Louisiana Tech?

    May 28, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

    Louisiana Tech Athletics

    Can anyone in Conference USA catchup up with Louisiana Tech?

  15. Charlotte head coach Alan Major to take medical leave of absence

    May 16, 2014, 8:54 PM EDT

    Atlantic 10 Basketball Tournament - First Round - Charlotte v Richmond

    Friday afternoon it was announced that Charlotte head coach Alan Major is taking a leave of absence for medical reasons.

  16. Conference USA to play 2015 basketball tournaments in Birmingham

    May 13, 2014, 7:57 PM EDT


    Birmingham will host the Conference USA basketball tournaments in March.

  17. Report: Former Tennessee signee C.J. Turman commits to Florida Atlantic

    May 4, 2014, 9:20 PM EDT

    Detroit Pistons v Dallas Mavericks

    After being released from the NLI he signed to attend Tennessee, three-star power forward/center C.J. Turman is headed to Florida Atlantic.

  18. Reports: Southern Miss to hire Doc Sadler as head coach

    Apr 30, 2014, 9:34 PM EDT

    Big Ten Basketball Tournament - Nebraska v Purdue

    Southern Miss is reportedly going to hire Iowa State assistant Doc Sadler as its new head coach.

  19. Ayinde Sprewell, nephew of former NBA All-Star Latrell Sprewell, commits to Western Kentucky (VIDEO)

    Apr 21, 2014, 5:25 PM EDT

    Western Kentucky v Kansas

    Ayinde Sprewell, the nephew of former NBA star Latrell Sprewell committed to Western Kentucky on Monday afternoon.

  20. Point guard Kareem Canty receives release from Marshall

    Apr 11, 2014, 12:40 PM EDT

    Kareem Canty

    Kareem Canty is now free to transfer from Marshall.

  21. Report: Florida Atlantic to name former NBA head coach Michael Curry to same position

    Apr 7, 2014, 4:35 PM EDT

    Detroit Pistons v Dallas Mavericks

    Florida Atlantic has named a new head coach in former Detroit Pistons head coach Michael Curry.

  22. Report: Marshall reaches out to Mike D’Antoni regarding head coaching vacancy

    Mar 27, 2014, 9:26 PM EDT


    Looking to fill its head coaching vacancy, Marshall has reportedly reached out to Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D’Antoni to gauge his interest in the position.

  23. Report: Rice fires head coach Ben Braun

    Mar 13, 2014, 3:50 PM EDT

    Houston Chronicle

    Rice has parted ways with head coach Ben Braun as the six-year head man of the Owls was fired on Thursday with two years remaining on his contract.

  24. 2014 Conference USA Tournament Preview: Louisiana Tech fighting to stay atop the league

    Mar 10, 2014, 6:53 PM EDT

    louisiana tech

    Louisiana Tech is fighting to stay on top of Conference USA after four teams tied atop the league standings with a 13-3 record during the regular season.

  25. Florida Atlantic head coach Mike Jarvis to resign at season’s end

    Feb 28, 2014, 1:38 PM EDT


    To follow along with the 2014 Coaching Carousel, click here. A few hours after it was reported that Florida Atlantic would fire head coach Mike Jarvis Friday morning, the school announced that Jarvis would resign at the end of the season. FAU is 10-19 overall and 5-9 in Conference USA play after losing 72-64 to Tulane on Thursday…