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Alabama basketball at Auburn: Game information, TV, preview (February 21, 2018)

University of Alabama freshman Collin Sexton has had numerous high-profile matchups this season, but Wednesday night’s will be a little different at No. 12 Auburn. Auburn sophomore point guard Jared Harper was a former high school teammate. The two have stayed in touch and, one way or another, usually talk every week. But not this week. Outside of practices at Pebblebrook High School...
Via SEC Country
12 minutes ago

Penn State vs No. 17 Michigan Preview: The Last Home Stand

The Nittany Lions can grab a Quadrant 1 win on Wednesday. Coming into this game, Penn State is 3-3 agains the top half of the Big Ten. The Nittany Lions will look to clinch get a winning record against the top half in the their last two games. They also come in at 9-7 in conference play, needing just one more win to clinch a winning conference record for the first time since the...
Via Black Shoe Diaries
35 minutes ago

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: https://www.facebook.com/lsutigertv
Via LSU Tigers Athletics
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

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
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky whips Arkansas: Highlights, Box Score and Game MVP

This was arguably the best game UK has had all season. The Kentucky Wildcats have struggled on the road this year, especially in SEC play. Don’t tell Arkansas that. The Razorbacks saw a UK team we’ve only seen glimpses of this season, one that looked every bit like the preseason top-10 team this group was pegged to be. Thanks to 23 points from Kevin Knox and 18 from Shai Gilgeous...
Via A Sea of Blue
7 hours ago

Knox leads Kentucky's second-half surge in win at Arkansas

Kevin Knox scored 23 points and Kentucky used a 31-11 run to end the game to win its second straight with an 87-72 victory over Arkansas on Tuesday night. The win is the sixth straight over the Razorbacks for the Wildcats (19-9, 8-7 Southeastern Conference), who avoided losing five out of six games for the first time since the 2008-09 season. Knox was one of five players to finish...
Via AP on Yahoo
7 hours ago

Waters scores 28, LSU beats Vanderbilt 88-78

Tremont Waters had 28 points and nine assists, and LSU beat Vanderbilt 88-78 on Tuesday night to keep the Commodores winless on the road. Wayde Sims scored a career-high 16 for LSU (16-11, 7-8 Southeastern Conference), which guaranteed itself a winning season one year after going 10-21 overall, including 2-16 in league play. LSU's best interior player, Duop Reath, played with a...
Via AP on Yahoo
7 hours ago

Palmer leads Nebraska to 66-57 win over Indiana

James Palmer scored 15 points Tuesday night as Nebraska beat Indiana 66-57, allowing the Huskers the resume their NCAA Tournament pursuit. Nebraska (21-9, 12-5 Big Ten) bounced back from a Sunday loss at Illinois that stopped a six-game winning streak. Isaac Copeland added 13 points, and Isaiah Roby contributed 11 points and nine rebounds.
Via AP on Yahoo
7 hours ago

Kentucky blitzes Arkansas: 3 things to know and postgame chatter

The Cats looked mighty impressive on the road against a very good Arkansas team. The Kentucky Wildcats just finished one of their most impressive wins of the 2017-18 season. It came on the road against a surging Arkansas Razorbacks squad that had won four straight, but the Cats ended that with a convincing 87-72 win. UK is now back over .500 in SEC play. Are they finally coming...
Via A Sea of Blue
8 hours ago

WATCH: Boston College vs NC State Basketball Highlights (2017-18)

Boston College vs NC State: Al Freeman scored 20 points to lead the Wolfpack an 82-66 win over Boston College. In the first half, NC State made 13 straight field goals after missing their first eight shots. Eagles guard Ky Bowman had a game-high 21 points in the loss and Jerome Robinson struggled with an arm injury.
Via ACC Digital Network
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Zips Continue Reign Over Falcons, 81-79

Zips now 27-2 against Falcons Somewhere in Pittsburgh tonight, Keith Dambrot must be smiling. Jimond Ivey hit a short jumper in the lane with 11 seconds left to lift the Akron Zips to a hard fought 81-79 win over the Bowling Green Falcons on Tuesday night in the Stroh Center. The win is the 27th out of the last 29 games for Akron against the Falcons. All but two of those games...
Via Hustle Belt
9 hours ago

In A Game Of Runs, Rutgers Limps To A 79-52 Loss To Ohio State

After an inspired comeback to end the first half, the wheels fell off early on in the second half It was a steep hill to climb from the outset for the Rutgers men’s basketball team. They were visiting Ohio State, a team they lost to by 22 points at the RAC earlier this season. It was senior night for the Buckeyes, as four players were being honored. Starting guard Geo Baker, who...
Via On the Banks
10 hours ago

Shamorie Ponds’ surge forcing NBA scouts to take notice

So much has changed in three weeks for St. John’s. A lost season has gained traction, creating hopes of a potential postseason berth of some kind. But even more has changed for Shamorie Ponds, the sophomore who has been as good as any guard in the country in that span, playing so well NBA teams...
Via New York Post
10 hours ago

Ohio State gets the win on Senior Night, defeats Rutgers, 79-52

The Buckeyes also snapped a two-game losing streak with the win against the Scarlet Knights. The Ohio State Buckeyes got back to their winning ways on Senior Night, as they snapped a two-game losing streak by defeating the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, 79-52. With it being the final home game of the 2017-18 season, four student-athletes (Andrew Dakich, Jae’Sean Tate, Kam Williams and...
Via Land-Grant Holy Land
10 hours ago

LOOK: Virginia's Kyle Guy gets his girl as he uses his weekend off to get engaged

Guy, the leading scorer for the No. 1 Cavaliers, had a big weekend even though UVA didn't play
Via CBSSports.com
12 hours ago

WATCH: Meet the Orange | Tyus Battle

Via Syracuse Orange Athletics
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

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
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Coach Beard and Justin Gray preview road trip to Oklahoma State

Subscribe to the "Texas Tech Red Raiders" Channel HERE: https://tinyurl.com/TexasTechAthleticsYouTube Texas Tech MBB Twitter: http://twitter.com/TechAthletics Texas Tech MBB Instagram: http://instagram.com/texastechathletics
Via Texas Tech Athletics
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky fans give Rick Pitino harsh Wiki treatment amid ruling

It’s no secret that Kentucky and Louisville basketball fans have a strong dislike for one another, and their teams in general. Well, one Kentucky fan wasted no time whatsoever capitalizing on the news that the NCAA has vacated Louisville’s wins, records and championship from 2011-15 when Rick Pitino was still at the helm in the wake of the school’s recent scandal.Not long after the...
Via Sportsnaut
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

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
17 hours 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.
Via Cincinnati Bearcats Athletics
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Louisville star Kevin Ware tweets salty response to NCAA ruling

The NCAA dropped the hammer down on the Louisville basketball program Tuesday morning, upholding its initial ruling by vacating all wins and records from 2011-2015, including the team’s 2013 NCAA Championship.That said, at least one former Louisville star, Kevin Ware, isn’t letting any of this bring him down. In case you forgot, Ware became a national headline when he broke his leg...
Via Sportsnaut
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Twitter reacts to Louisville having to vacate 2013 national title

The NCAA announced on Tuesday that the Louisville men’s basketball will be forced to vacate 123 victories from 2012-2015, including its 2013 national championship.The sanctions stem from an investigation into a sex scandal that took place at the university in which strippers were hired to dance and perform sex acts for recruits. The NCAA ruled that the violations resulted in players...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

OSU Writer Predicts Michigan Will Land This Top 2019 Recruit

Joseph Girard, who has had his recruitment blow up recently (offers from Syracuse, Ohio State, Oklahoma), looks to still be favoring Michigan. The Wolverines, who have a big advantage (John Beilein coached Girard’s dad at LaMoyne), received a crystal ball from OSU writer Alex Gleitman: Watch Girard light up the scoreboard with his shooting below:
Via Diehardsport
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

10 teams capable of busting your bracket this March

Despite following college basketball as closely as possible, even I am amazed by how little of the season remains before postseason play takes over. Teams are already celebrating Senior Night and jockeying for seeding in conference tournaments. Every team’s resume and spot on the bubble is starting to come into focus with March just days away on the calendar. You can nearly smell...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ohio State Basketball vs. Rutgers: Preview and prediction

After taking down Purdue on the road, Ohio State had the Big Ten title entirely in their hands. However,  after now losing two straight games on the road, the Buckeyes have relinquished control of the conference. They will look to bounce back when they return home Tuesday night to take on Rutgers at 7 p.m. on Big Ten Network. Preview Ohio State, in its first year under head coach...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illini Basketball Aaron Jordan Practice Interview | 2/19/18

The Fighting Illini travel to Michigan State on Tuesday, Feb. 20 (6 pm CT on ESPN).

WATCH: Grayson Allen, Oshae Brissett, De'Andre Hunter | ACC Players of the Week

Duke's Grayson Allen is the ACC Player of the Week while Syracuse's Oshae Brissett and Virginia's De'Andre Hunter are Co-ACC Rookies of the Week for February 19, 2018. Allen led the Blue Devils to a pair of wins last week, averaging 22 points and 5 assists in the wins. Syracuse's Oshae Brissett put up 20.5 PPG and 9.5 RPG while shooting 56% from the field as the Orange split two...
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Wendell Carter, Jr. may be the most important player for Duke Basketball

Before Duke Basketball finished with the No. 1 recruiting class in the ESPN 2017 rankings, before Trevon Duval’s commitment and before Marvin Bagley III reclassified, the first player to announce his commitment to Duke was Wendell Carter, Jr. The Atlanta, Georgia, native is having a very productive season for Duke Basketball and is quietly becoming the most important player on the...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Savoy Steps Up as Noles Defeat Pitt

Courtesy http://www.seminoles.com: PJ Savoy scored a team high 18 points as Florida State pulled away from Pittsburgh 88-75.
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