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Louisville, women’s coach Jeff Walz agree to contract extension
Sixth-ranked Louisville and women's basketball coach Jeff Walz have agreed to a contract extension through 2028.
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Kentucky will honor ex-coach Tubby Smith with retired jersey
Kentucky plans to honor former coach Tubby Smith, who led the Wildcats to the 1998 championship and multiple SEC titles, by retiring a jersey later this year.
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Georgia loses only returning starter Horne to knee injury
Senior forward P.J. Horne, Georgia's only returning starter, will miss the 2021-22 season after suffering a knee injury in practice.
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Kentucky favored to win SEC; Pippen preseason player of year
Kentucky is the favorite to win the Southeastern Conference title, while defending champion Alabama is picked to finish second.
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Banchero, Holmgren are NCAAB players to watch
Jeff Goodman drops by Brother From Another to evaluate the AP Preseason Top 25 in men's college basketball and break down some of the best college players and NBA rookies this upcoming season.
Gonzaga is No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25; UCLA, Kansas next
Gonzaga carried a No. 1 ranking all last season before falling a win short of becoming college basketball's first unbeaten national champion in 45 years.
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South Carolina awards Dawn Staley 7-year, $22.4 million contract
Dawn Staley and South Carolina have agreed to a new, seven-year contract that will pay her $2.9 million this season and grow to $3.5 million in the final season.
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NCAA close to expanding women’s field to 68 teams
The NCAA women's basketball tournament is close to expanding its field to 68 teams - equaling the men's bracket.
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UCLA picked to win Pac-12 basketball title in preseason poll
The UCLA Bruins are heavy favorites to win the Pac-12 basketball championship according to media members in a recent preseason poll.
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Reigning NCAA champion Stanford women picked to win Pac-12
The reigning NCAA champion Stanford women's basketball team was picked to win the Pac-12 regular-season title in a preseason poll of conference coaches.
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Gonzaga coach Mark Few to miss 3 games following DUI arrest
Gonzaga coach Mark Few will miss two exhibition games and the first game of the regular season after he was arrested last month on suspicion of DUI.
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UCLA’s Emily Bessoir to miss upcoming season with ACL injury
Bessoir started two games last season for the Bruins and earned All-Pac-12 Freshman honors.
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Temple names Texas administrator Arthur Johnson next AD
Former Owls basketball coach Fran Dunphy had held the position on an interim basis since 2020.
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Rick Byrd to receive Legends of Coaching Award
Rick Byrd, who retired in 2019 after leading Belmont to eight NCAA Tournament appearances, will receive the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching award.
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NCAA accuses Louisville, Chris Mack of additional allegations
The NCAA has amended its Notice of Allegations against Louisville, adding additional violations committed by the men's basketball program that include impermissible activities and accusations coach Chris...
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Clemson men’s hoops coach receives contract extension, raise
Clemson coach Brad Brownell has received a two-year contract extension that will tie him to the Tigers through the 2025-26 season.
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NCAA to look into holding both Final Fours in same city
The NCAA is exploring holding a joint Final Four with the men and women's basketball tournaments holding their semifinals and title games in the same city on the same weekend.
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NCAA to start using ‘March Madness’ for women’s tournament
The NCAA women's basketball tournament will start using "March Madness" in marketing and branding beginning this season.
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Florida AD Stricklin says ‘we failed’ by keeping Newbauer
Florida athletic director Scott Stricklin took responsibility for former women's basketball coach Cam Newbauer's toxic environment that included verbal abuse.
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Woodson wants to lead Hoosiers basketball back to pinnacle
Trayce Jackson-Davis made up his mind about Mike Woodson after one, 10-minute meeting. He wanted to play for Indiana's new coach.
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Washington State signs Kyle Smith to extension through 2026-27
The Cougars are 30-29 in two seasons under Smith.
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NCAA places Georgia Tech women’s hoops team on three years probation
The NCAA cited violations committed under a former coach, including players being forced to practice longer than the rules allow and on scheduled off days, in its ruling.
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Georgia Tech signs Pastner, Fortner to extensions
Georgia Tech has signed basketball coaches Josh Pastner and Nell Fortner to contract extensions.
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Gonzaga coach Few smelled of alcohol prior to DUI arrest
Gonzaga basketball coach Mark Few's breath smelled of alcohol and he had bloodshot eyes on the night he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, though he initially told a police officer he...
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Top recruit Shaedon Sharpe commits to Kentucky
Five-star recruit Shaedon Sharpe has committed to Kentucky, giving coach John Calipari his highest-rated player in five years.
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Gonzaga coach Mark Few cited for DUI in Idaho
Few was cited for driving under the influence Monday evening after he was "called in as driving erratic and speeding."
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Monmouth gives King Rice a 5-year extension
Monmouth University men's basketball coach King Rice has been given a five-year contract extension through the 2025-26 season.
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Bob Huggins gets 2-year contract extension at West Virginia
West Virginia's Bob Huggins has agreed to a two-year contract extension with the option for him to step aside or continue coaching after the 2023-24 season.
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Louisville suspends head coach Chris Mack for 6 games
The University of Louisville is suspending head coach Chris Mack for six games for his handling of an extortion attempt by one of his assistants.
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Memphis finalizes Rasheed Wallace as Hardaway’s assistant
Memphis coach Penny Hardaway has added 16-year NBA veteran Rasheed Wallace as an assistant coach on a staff that also features former NBA coach Larry Brown.
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Memphis adds 5-star guard Emoni Bates to loaded roster
Emoni Bates has committed to Memphis, adding another five-star recruit to coach Penny Hardaway's roster.
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ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 alliance to ‘protect the collegiate model’
Facing a rapidly shifting landscape in college sports, the ACC, Big Ten and Pac-12 have agreed to work together to create stability during volatile times.
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Texas A&M gets probation, Williams two-game suspension from NCAA
The punishments result from Williams and other team coaches having impermissible contact with prospects and unauthorized workouts.
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Miami Hurricanes sign top Connecticut hoops recruit
Guard Bensley Joseph, widely considered the top recruit in Connecticut, has signed to play for the Miami Hurricanes.
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Valparaiso announces Beacons as school’s new team name
The team's former name, the Crusaders, has been adopted by hate groups such as the Ku Klux Klan.
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Virginia Tech extends AD Babcock’s contract through 2029
Virginia Tech has extended the contract of athletic director Whit Babcock for five years, keeping him with the school through June 2029.
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UCLA to host Villanova on Nov. 12 as part of home-and-home
UCLA will host Villanova on Nov. 12 for the first time in 11 years.
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Quentin Hillsman resigns as women’s basketball at Syracuse
Quentin Hillsman resigned as the women's basketball coach at Syracuse, whose team is under review by a law firm over his alleged threats and bullying of players.
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NCAA sets table for dramatic overhaul of how it operates
The NCAA Board of Governors called for a constitutional convention to begin launching dramatic reform in the governance of college sports.
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UConn probation over NCAA violations under Kevin Ollie ends
The two-year probation imposed on UConn men's basketball for NCAA violations under former coach Kevin Ollie has ended.
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VCU, Mike Rhoades agree to extension
VCU's Mike Rhoades has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him on the Rams' sideline through the 2026-27 season.
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Texas, Oklahoma reportedly reach out to SEC about joining league
The Houston Chronicle reported Wednesday that Big 12 powers Texas and Oklahoma have reached out to the SEC about potentially joining the league.
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Creighton University AD retiring after 27 years on the job
Bruce Rasmussen will step down next month.
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NCAA NIL era brings cautious optimism to college-town businesses
The NCAA's decision to allow athletes to profit off their likeness arrived July 1. Now businesses in college towns looks to cash in.
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Florida women’s basketball coach resigns
Cam Newbauer stepped down Friday for "personal reasons," the school announced, six weeks after he signed a three-year contract extension.
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NCAA’s Emmert: It is time to decentralize college sports
Emmert referenced changing rules on monetization for athletes as a catalyzing point for changing how we think of college athletics.
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Penny Hardaway sees Larry Brown helping make Memphis better
Penny Hardaway has wanted Larry Brown to coach with him ever since he took over at his alma mater. Three years later, they have that chance at Memphis.
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St. John’s adds Queens’ Tareq Coburn for upcoming season
The St. John's men's basketball team said Friday that Queens native Tareq Coburn will join the roster for the 2021-22 season.
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Marquette’s Dawson Garcia transferring to North Carolina
Dawson Garcia, who led Marquette in scoring and rebounding as a freshman last season, has indicated on social media he is transferring to North Carolina.
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Back in NCAA: Larry Brown joins Hardaway’s staff at Memphis
Penny Hardaway is adding Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown to his staff at the University of Memphis
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