WATCH: McKinley Wright IV breaks Colorado men's basketball record for assists as a freshman

McKinley Wright IV breaks the Colorado school record for most assists in a freshman season with 144 during the Buffs' game against USC on Wednesday. Chauncey Billups previously held the record.
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TCU 89, Iowa State 83: Bane leads charge as Frogs outpace Cyclones

Desmond Bane scored a career-high 27 points as TCU won in Ames for the first time in 35 years. Desmond Bane led the charge for TCU on Wednesday night, as the Frogs upended Iowa State 89-83 for their first win in Ames in 35 years. Bane scored a career-high 27 points and pulled down five rebounds, helping TCU improve to 19-9 on the season, and 7-8 in Big 12 play. The win also marks...
Via Frogs O' War
3 hours ago

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes finally gets Jordan Bone on track

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee point guard Jordan Bone started the last 26 games for the Vols, but it had been quite a while since coach Rick Barnes trusted him to finish one. That changed on Wednesday night, with Bone assertive and effective running the point as No. 19-ranked Tennessee (20-7, 10-5 SEC) beat Florida (17-11, 8-7) by a 62-57 count. RELATED: 3 things from Tennessee’s...
Via SEC Country
4 hours ago

Grayson Allen's resurgence coming at perfect time for No. 5 Duke

With Marvin Bagley III's status iffy, Grayson Allen has re-emerged as the leader of the Blue Devils, who rolled to a victory over Louisville.
4 hours ago

Duke Basketball: Blue Devils Ease Past Louisville in Laugher

The Blue Devils kept the winning train moving, running past Louisville Wednesday night. It was once again the Grayson Allen and Wendell Carter Jr. show in Cameron Indoor as the two combined for 42 of the Blue Devils 82 points. Allen...
Via Ball Durham
4 hours ago

Wildcats grit out victory against Texas

Brown closes out game with 14 points in final five minutes. The Kansas State Wildcats built a 5-point lead in the second half against the Texas Longhorns on Wednesday night before falling behind 44-42 with 5:18 left in the game. From that point, K-State closed on a 16-4 run to sweep Texas, 58-48, led by junior guard Barry Brown Jr., giving his best audition to be added to the Marvel...
Via Bring on the Cats
4 hours ago

No. 6 Texas Tech falls to Oklahoma State for second straight loss

Keenan Evans was not 100%, and that hurt the Red Raiders all game. The No. 6 Texas Tech Red Raiders fell to the Oklahoma State Cowboys by a score of 79-71. The Red Raiders were leading at halftime by a score of 35-34. The Cowboys came out with a three-point barrage that gave them a lead that the Red Raiders could not overcome. Rob Ferguson-USA TODAY Sports Keenan Evans tried...
Via Viva The Matadors
4 hours ago

WATCH: Wake Forest vs. Pittsburgh (2017-18)

Wake Forest vs. Pittsburgh: The Demon Deacons prevail in a close game against Pittsburgh 63-57. Wake Forest guard Bryant Crawford had a game-high 14 points while shooting 5 for 10 from the field. Panthers guard Jared Wilson-Frame scored 11 points and was for 3 for 7 from 3-point range.
Via ACC Digital Network
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Harper, Okeke lead No. 12 Auburn to 90-71 win over Alabama

Jared Harper scored 21 points, Chuma Okeke had 16 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 12 Auburn beat rival Alabama 90-71 Wednesday night even without ailing star Mustapha Heron. Down to seven scholarship players, the Tigers (24-4, 12-3 Southeastern Conference) turned a five-point halftime lead into a blowout thanks largely to big performances from Okeke and Malik Dunbar off the bench...
Via AP on Yahoo
5 hours ago

WATCH: Sam Hauser, Jamal Cain Postgame: Marquette vs. St. John's

Forwards Sam Hauser and Jamal Cain talk to the media after Marquette's 85-73 victory over St. John's.

St. John’s gets pounded by Marquette, 85-73

Poof goes the streak Thud go the dreams, as St. John’s couldn’t catch up to a new-look and revenge-minded Marquette Golden Eagles team in Milwaukee, losing 85-73. St. John’s falls back to .500 — 14-14, 3-12 in the Big East. St. John’s loses for the first time in February, breaking a four-game winning streak. St. John’s started the game with sloppy and cold play, committing 3 turnovers...
Via Rumble in the Garden
5 hours ago

Auburn basketball wills its way past Alabama without Mustapha Heron

AUBURN, Ala. — Auburn basketball was done for against Alabama without Anfernee McLemore and Mustapha Heron. The only problem was no one informed Bruce Pearl’s Tigers of that. Without two of its starters (McLemore suffered a season-ending injury at South Carolina and Heron was ruled out with flu-like symptoms), Auburn basketball never never gave up a lead on its home court. Freshman...
Via SEC Country
5 hours ago

Auburn basketball wills its way to blowout of Alabama without Mustapha Heron

AUBURN, Ala. — Auburn basketball was done for against Alabama without Anfernee McLemore and Mustapha Heron. The only problem was no one informed Bruce Pearl’s Tigers of that. Without two of its starters (McLemore suffered a season-ending injury at South Carolina and Heron was ruled out with flu-like symptoms), Auburn basketball never never gave up a lead on its home court. Freshman...
Via SEC Country
5 hours ago

WATCH: UNC Men's Basketball: Pinson Leads Heels Over Orange, 78-74

Theo Pinson (23 points, 6 rebounds, 7 assists) and Joel Berry (18 points) helped the Tar Heels edge out a close road win at Syracuse.

WATCH: College student wins $25K with remarkable series of basketball shots

A college student at Texas A&M International pulled off a remarkable quadruplet of basketball shots in a row and won himself $25,000 in the process. TAMIU Athletics shared a video of Kyle Kieshnick making a layup, a free throw, a three-pointer and then a half-court shot — in succession — to claim the prize. Free-throw Three-point shot Half-court shot Win $25,000 in 24 seconds...
Via Sportsnaut
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NBA scouts still backing Trae Young despite slump

Oklahoma star Trae Young once looked like the collegiate player of the season, but a recent slump has seen his star fade somewhat.That has not had a huge impact on NBA scouts, who are willing to dismiss Young and the Sooners’ second half swoon.“If you are a Trae Young fan, the slump does not affect your thinking at all,” one NBA scout told Jonathan Wasserman of Bleacher Report. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Prospect report: Lonnie Walker IV of Miami

Lonnie Walker IV was the 13th-ranked prospect in the 2017 high school class [1] but started his freshman year of college slowly after undergoing knee surgery [2] in July. Walker been heating up over the last month. Aside from getting his legs back under him, Walker has also gotten a more prominent role within the offense due to the absence of Bruce Brown, Jr.The six-foot-five wing...
Via RealGM - NBA
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Rick Pitino: NCAA ruling to remove championship 'unjust'

Rick Pitino had a press conference at a New York law firm on Wednesday to address the recent NCAA ruling to revoke wins, records and the 2013 national championship won by Louisville, based on the StripperGate scandal that rocked the university a couple years ago.As he’s done in the past, Pitinio expressed his disappointment in the NCAA’s judgement.“To say I’m disappointed with the...
Via Sportsnaut
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Watch Duke recruit Zion Williamson show off insane leaping ability with shot block

Duke fans should be excited about what they have in Zion Williamson, one of the top recruits in the country, who will be suiting up for the team next season.Williamson, who currently attends Spartanburg Day School, has already committed to Duke, and he gave fans a taste of what he’ll offer next year in a recent game.One particular player decided to attack the basket, with Williamson...
Via The Sports Daily
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WATCH: Duke recruit Zion Williamson has absurd hops

Considered by ESPN the second-best college basketball recruit for the class of 2018, Spartanburg Day’s Zion Williamson is a true freak of nature. Here’s a dude that stands at 6-foot-6 and weighs 272 pounds. Did we mention he’s still in high school?It’s actually unfair just how dominant this kid has been in high school. Here’s the latest example, as Williamson seemingly levitates...
Via Sportsnaut
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WATCH: BC's Jerome Robinson Can Score From Anywhere

Boston College guard Jerome Robinson is the ACC's 2nd leading scorer at 20.5 points-per-game. He gets it done in a plethora of ways and is a threat to find the bottom of the net anytime he touches the ball. Check out head coach Jim Christian and Robinson himself discuss what makes him one of the ACC's most lethal offensive threats!
Via ACC Digital Network
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Louisville website selling shirts with Kevin Ware’s ‘rings’ quote

A Louisville fan website has turned Kevin Ware’s quote about rings into a t-shirt.Ware’s reaction to the NCAA stripping Louisville of its 2013 national title quickly went viral, with Cardinals fans in particular holding to it as something of a motto. One Louisville fan site — SBNation’s Card Chronicles — promptly had that quote made up as a t-shirt, getting Ware’s permission and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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De’Anthony Melton leaving USC to turn pro

De’Anthony Melton has not played for USC this season after his eligibility was called into question as part of the FBI’s widespread investigation into college basketball recruiting, and the sophomore guard has decided to call it quits.On Wednesday, Melton announced that he is withdrawing from USC to focus on preparing for a pro basketball career. Melton was suspended for the entire...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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WATCH: Inside Marquette Basketball - Theo John

Marquette freshman Theo John (Minneapolis, Minn.) talks about his role in his first season with the Golden Eagles. Watch Inside Marquette Basketball, Wednesdays at 6 and 11 p.m., only on Spectrum Sports Wisconsin.

WATCH: HIGHLIGHTS | LSU defeats Vanderbilt 88-78

Highlights from LSU's win against Vanderbilt at the PMAC, Tuesday night. Tremont Waters lead all scorers with 28 points. The Tigers improve to 16-11 on the season and will go on the road to face Georgia in their next game on Saturday. Follow us on Twitter @lsutigertv Follow us on Facebook here:
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WATCH: Michigan State Seals Share of Big Ten Title on Senior Night

Sophomore guard/forward Miles Bridges scored 19 points to lead three players in double figures as No. 2/1 Michigan State used a big second half to pull away from Illinois for an 81-61 victory, clinching at least a share of the 2018 Big Ten Regular Season title.
Via Michigan State Spartans
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WATCH: UNLV Men's Basketball Media Availability

Head coach Marvin Menzies and junior forward Shakur Juiston meet with the media in advance of the Runnin' Rebels game vs. Fresno State at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Via UNLV Rebels Athletics
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WATCH: Coach Beard and Justin Gray preview road trip to Oklahoma State

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WATCH: Tyus Battle Is Syracuse's Ironman

Syracuse guard Tyus Battle is the catalyst for the Orange and always leaves it all on the court. The sophomore is the nation's leader in minutes per game at 38.4 and has played over 40 minutes in 8-straight games. Battle is also among the ACC's leading scorers at 19.9 points-per-game. Check out Syracuse's Ironman right here!
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Coach Cronin and Gary Clark Preview Thursday Night Home Game Against UConn

Head coach Mick Cronin and senior Gary Clark preview the Thursday night home game against UConn, which is the second last home game of the season for the Bearcats.

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