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Michigan State Basketball: Josh Langford may be most important player

Miles Bridges is the face of Michigan State basketball for the 2017-18 season, but Josh Langford may be the most important player on the team. Josh Langford played like a freshman last year, which was disappointing even if he was a freshman. Coming into the season, he was hyped by a number of beat writers as […] Michigan State Basketball: Josh Langford may be most important player...
Via Spartan Avenue
1 hour ago

Hannahs Inks Professional Deal To Play In Poland

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Former Razorback Dusty Hannahs has signed a deal to begin his professional career with AZS Koszalin in Poland. The Polish Basketball League consists of 17 teams and the 2017-18 begins in October and runs through April. Hannahs will have until Aug. 20 to opt out of his contract if an NBA or G-League opportunity arises. Averaging 14.4 points per game during his...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
2 hours ago

Former Louisville G Chris Jones shot in Memphis

Thankfully, Jones’ injuries are not life-threatening. Scary news out of Memphis, where former Louisville guard Chris Jones was shot Tuesday night on a basketball court. According to East Tennessee State coach Steve Forbes, who coached Jones in junior college at Northwest Florida State, Jones is already out of the hospital after being shot in the leg. One other person was injured...
Via Card Chronicle
2 hours ago

UNC Basketball: Maye brothers, Luke and Cole, both win national titles

With Florida’s win over LSU in the College World Series, Cole Maye joined his brother Luke as national champions in 2017. So far, 2017 might end up going down as the year of the Maye. First, Luke Maye helped North Carolina win its sixth NCAA Championship in April. His brother Cole is on the Florida […] UNC Basketball: Maye brothers, Luke and Cole, both win national titles - Keeping...
Via Keeping It Heel
2 hours ago

Brandon Johns deciding on Thursday with Michigan State among finalists

Tom Izzo has Michigan State in the hunt for this big-time forward. Michigan State will get a decision from four-star forward Brandon Johns on Thursday. Johns is planning to announce his college decision on Thursday at 1 p.m. EST with the Spartans among his finalists. The East Lansing native holds offers from Michigan, Michigan State, Alabama, Iowa, Texas and Pittsburgh among...
Via The Only Colors
2 hours ago

Miles Bridges freshman season highlights

Next season can’t get here fast enough. It’s the dead of summer, so help pass the time with a reminder of the greatness that is Miles Bridges: And be sure to go 'like' our Facebook page to get all of the latest Michigan State Spartans news and analysis.
Via The Only Colors
3 hours ago

USC Men's Basketball - Bennie Boatwright Highlights (2016-17)

Via USC Trojans Athletics
3 hours ago

WATCH: Trey Landers 2016-17 Highlights

Trey Landers highlights after his freshman year with the Dayton Flyers.
Via Dayton Flyers Athletics
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: Two Spartan NBA lottery picks projected for 2018

Michigan State basketball has two projected NBA lottery picks in the 2018 draft, according to multiple outlets. Year after year, opposing fans look for flaws in Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo’s approach. They contest that Izzo gets so many ‘blue chip’ recruits and yet has so few that are successful in the NBA. Must […] Michigan State Basketball: Two Spartan NBA...
Via Spartan Avenue
3 hours ago

Hlas: This year’s PTL flavors: Jack Nunge and Luka Garza

NORTH LIBERTY — Time flies in college basketball. At this time last year, Tyler Cook was a freshman-to-be at Iowa and all the rage in the Prime Time League. The 6-foot-9, chiseled power forward from St. Louis immediately became the most-intriguing freshman Fran McCaffery had ever signed as Iowa’s men’s basketball coach. His PTL performances got a lot of people stirred up around...
Via The Gazette - Iowa Hawkeyes
4 hours ago

Q&A: Casey Benson talks about his decision to transfer to Grand Canyon

From the program, to his family, to the fans. Most know Casey Benson as the former Oregon guard who came off the bench to
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
4 hours ago

Darius Bazley Set to Visit Syracuse on Friday

While Cole Swider and Jalen Carey have gotten the bulk of the attention when it comes to Syracuse’s 2018 recruiting strategy, particularly with both visiting campus last week, Darius Bazley has remained somewhat under the radar in Jim Boeheim’s efforts. The former Ohio State pledge has been blowing up, though, and with an impending visit […]
Via Otto's Grove
6 hours ago

Insider Has ‘Gut Feeling’ Michigan Will Land State’s Top Recruit

Brandon Johns, a forward out of East Lansing, is ranked as the No. 1 recruit in the state of Michigan for 2018.  While many believed the Spartans would be the eventual destination for the No. 54 recruit, Scout.com’s Sam Webb tweeted his ‘gut’ tells him the 6-foot-8, 200-pounder will be a Wolverine. It’s still unknown when Johns will be making an official announcement but...
Via Diehardsport
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

BYU morning links: Cougar basketball finalizes roster with JC commit Kajon Brown; Football gets CFN preview treatment

Wake up with BYU sports today! Welcome to Wednesday! We’ve got you covered with your BYU sports roundup, starting with an athletic addition to finalize the BYU basketball roster. TOP STORY 2017 JUCO Guard Kajon Brown commits to BYU hoopsCheck out the highlights: The 6’5” guard played this past season at Lee College in New Orleans. Prior to that, he played a year at Tulsa...
Via Vanquish the Foe
9 hours ago

Indiana responds to horrid non-conference scheduling with savvy RPI incentives for Archie Miller

Putting together a college basketball schedule is an art. It requires manipulating the terrible RPI system with bad-but-not-terrible opponents and sometimes even playing fringe, non-NCAA teams rather than the worst teams in Division I.Indiana put together an almost incredibly terrible schedule last year—one that both angered fans and hurt the team’s strength of schedule.Somehow...
Via The Comeback
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Vols morning report: Butch Jones ranking, Pat Summitt tribute, Jordan Bone update,

Tennessee Vols coach Butch Jones’s ranking among FBS coaches in Athlon and a tribute to Pat Summitt lead the Volunteers news for Tuesday, June 27, 2017. Taking a look at Tennessee Vols coaches, former and current, leads the news for today. As we get set to bring you the news on Rocky Top, we’ll discuss […] Tennessee Vols morning report: Butch Jones ranking, Pat Summitt tribute...
Via All for Tennessee
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee basketball summer update: Schofield, Daniel making headlines for Vols

Tennessee basketball newcomer James Daniel and junior forward Admiral Schofield are making headlines for the Volunteers in the middle of the summer. With nearly its entire team back and key recruiting pieces to offset the losses, Rick Barnes has to be looking forward to coaching his best Tennessee basketball team yet later this year. And […] Tennessee basketball summer update:...
Via All for Tennessee
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Basketball adds ESPN Top 100 guard Robby Carmody

Notre Dame added their second recruit from the 2018 recruiting class when Mike Brey and the coaching staff landed 6’4 shooting guard Robby Carmody. Carmody is ranked as a four-star and is the 74th ranked recruit on ESPNs top 100 recruits. He ranks two spots ahead of other Notre Dame four-star PG commit Prentiss Hubb. Robby Carmody is a native of Pennsylvania and is a perfect fit...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE to invite LaVar Ball to Monday Night Raw

LaVar Ball is a highly charismatic figure. The father of Los Angeles Lakers No. 2 overall pick, Lonzo, the elder Ball has made his name as an outspoken figure within the sports world.Some have taken exception to Ball’s outspoken ways. But it’s hard to deny the fact that he’s built a brand in Hollywood.So staying true to form, it looks like LaVar will be appearing on WWE’s...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Jackson throws out first pitch at D-Backs game, shows he made right sports choice with basketball

The Phoenix Suns selected Kansas product Josh Jackson with the fourth overall pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft, and the Arizona Diamondbacks had the new local sports star on hand to throw out the first pitch before the team’s game on Friday night.And, well, the baseball throwing didn’t go smoothly for the 6’8″ swingman: Not quite 50 Cent bad, but still bad. Lonzo Ball also...
Via The Comeback
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Lonzo Ball listed as early favorite for NBA Rookie of the Year

Only one day after the NBA Draft, prognosticators already have an eye on the Rookie of the Year race for 2017-2018. The award for this past season has yet to be passed out, but that didn’t stop Bovada from releasing odds for next season’s award. Lonzo Ball, selected with the 2nd overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers, tops the list as the early favorite for the honor. The former...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Malik Monk admits he thought he would be a Knick

Depending on your perspective, Malik Monk may have dodged a major bullet in Thursday’s draft.After he was selected by the Charlotte Hornets with the No. 11 overall pick, the former Kentucky star made a somewhat surprising admission.“I actually thought the Knicks would take me,” said Monk, per Zach Braziller of the New York Post.Kentucky head coach John Calipari made similar...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Markelle Fultz believes the Sixers are already a playoff team

Less than 24 hours after being drafted No. 1 overall by the Philadelphia 76ers, and former Washington guard Markelle Fultz is already making some bold proclamations. During his introductory presser with Philadelphia, Fultz clearly stated that his squad is bound for the playoffs this upcoming season.“I am serious when I say that,” Fultz said, via ESPN.com. “That is not just...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Alec Peters tears up, gets emotional after being drafted by Suns (VIDEO)

Heading into the 2017 NBA Draft, only five players in the history of the league had been drafted out of Valparaiso University. In fact, it had been 19 years since a player out of Valpo had even been drafted, with Bryce Drew receiving that honor. Alec Peters became the sixth on Thursday night, when the Suns selected him with the 54th overall pick. Peters was clearly thrilled about...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Harry Giles Highlights

Harry Giles showcased some serious upside in his lone season at Duke!
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

John Calipari thinks the one-and-done system is working just fine

The top-seven picks in Thursday night’s NBA draft were all freshmen, and no seniors were selected until the Spurs took Colorado’s Derrick White with the 29th pick. You can understand why NBA commissioner Adam Silver is rethinking the league’s position on one-and-done players jumping to the NBA, but Kentucky coach John Calipari — a champion of the one-and-done system — unsurprisingly...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Coach K advocates NBA allowing high school players into draft

Duke Blue Devils head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has continued to play the system to the best of his ability. Now that college basketball has morphed more into a one-and-done format for future NBA players, Coach K has had to change his recruiting process midstream.He’s no different than coaches for other elite-level college basketball programs throughout the nation. With...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Prospect Report: Luke Kennard Of Duke

Luke Kennard started the season projected as a 2018 draft prospect on Draft Express and was first ranked in this year's class in February as a late first rounder. Four months later, the six-foot-six sharpshooter is currently ranked 13th on the website's top 100 and is generally expected to be picked in the lottery. It's been quite a rise for Kennard, who didn't impress a whole lot...
Via RealGM - NBA
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Prospect Report: Donovan Mitchell Of Louisville

After a disappointing start to the season when he hit just 36.4% of his shots through the non-conference part of Louisville's schedule, Donovan Mitchell hit up the rest of the way, averaging 21.2 points per 40 minutes [1] on 40% three-point shooting against ACC competition.The six-foot-three combo guard had the opportunity to run some offense towards the end of the year when Quentin...
Via RealGM - NBA
8 days ago  |  Discuss

After a Devastating Injury, Xavier PG Edmond Sumner is Ready to Prove Himself in The NBA

When Xavier made their run to the Elite Eight during March Madness, they did so without one of their best players. Edmond Sumner—a redshirt sophomore point guard—was averaging 15 points, 5 assists and 4.3 rebounds per game for the Musketeers before he went down in January with a torn ACL. Xavier head basketball coach Chris Mack calls Sumner "a fearless competitor and a terrific...
Via Stack
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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