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ETSU hires Brenda Mock Brown as new women’s hoops coach
East Tennessee State hired Brenda Mock Brown as the Buccaneers' new women's basketball coach, one week after Simon Harris was fired over Title IX issues.
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UConn’s Paige Bueckers suffers torn ACL, will miss upcoming season
UConn women's basketball star Paige Bueckers tore the ACL in her left knee and will miss the entire 2022-23 season.
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Minnesota’s Ihnen has 2nd straight season-ending knee injury
Minnesota junior forward Isaiah Ihnen will miss the upcoming season after reinjuring the surgically repaired left knee that sidelined him last year.
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Arkansas to open against Louisville in Maui Invitational
Arkansas will face Louisville in the opening round of a loaded 2022 Maui Invitational bracket.
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Minnesota adds freshman forward Betts after reclassification
Freshman forward Kadyn Betts will join the Minnesota Gophers for the upcoming basketball season after he moved up his high school graduation.
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South Carolina, new coach Paris sign 5-star F Jackson
First-year South Carolina Gamecocks coach Lamont Paris has signed five-star recruit and one-time North Carolina commitment, Gregory "GG" Jackson.
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Newsom wants explanation from UCLA about move to Big Ten
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is demanding an explanation from UCLA officials about their decision to join the Big Ten Conference.
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Report: NCAA makes progress on gender inequality at tourneys
The NCAA has addressed nine of 23 recommendations for creating comparable NCAA Tournament experiences for men's and women's basketball players.
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Duke, Arizona agree to basketball series for 2023 and 2024
Duke and Arizona have agreed to a home-and-home men's basketball series for 2023 and 2024.
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Tar Heels’ Pete Nance aims to fill void in UNC title chase
Pete Nance doesn't have to wonder what a successful season could look like for him at North Carolina, as he saw it illustrated perfectly in the spring.
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Clemson’s top scorer PJ Hall to have right knee surgery
Clemson's top scorer PJ Hall will need right knee surgery and there's no timetable yet for when he might return to the court, the school.
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Staley upset Gamecocks’ Aliyah Boston not invited to ESPYs
South Carolina's Dawn Staley called out ESPN and its ESPY awards show for not inviting national player of the year Aliyah Boston to its ceremonies.
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Charles McClelland to become NCAA men’s basketball committee chair
Southwestern Athletic Conference Commissioner Charles McClelland will become the first representative from a historically Black college, university or league to chair the Division I men's basketball...
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Gonzaga, Michigan State to play on carrier deck
Tom Izzo and Michigan State will get a return trip to San Diego Bay to face Gonzaga on the flight deck of the USS Abraham Lincoln on Veteran's Day.
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New commish: Big 12 open for business amid realignment talk
New Big 12 Commissioner Brett Yormark declared the league "open for business," saying that while nothing is imminent all options will be considered as he takes over with conference realignment again shaking...
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Ackerman, Hamilton, Morris, Byrd to receive Lapchick Award
Val Ackerman, Leonard Hamilton, Speedy Morris and Rick Byrd are this year's recipients of the Joe Lapchick Character Award.
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Former Beavers Gary Payton, Drew Eubanks reunited with Trail Blazers
A little more than six years ago, guard Gary Payton II and forward Drew Eubanks were teammates at Oregon State, leading the Beavers to an NCAA Tournament appearance after a 26-year drought.
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Pac-12 facing uncertain future after losses to Big Ten
After losing UCLA and USC to the Big Ten, the Pac-12's future is a question mark despite leading the nation in NCAA titles in 56 of the past 62 years.
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Pac-12 accelerates negotiations for media rights deals
The Pac-12 is pushing up negotiations for its next media rights agreements in the wake of the decision by UCLA and USC to leave for the Big Ten.
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Big 12 picks Roc Nation’s Brett Yormark as next commissioner
Brett Yormark was named Big 12 commissioner, another unconventional hire by a major conference amid the rapidly changing landscape of college athletics.
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Former NBA PG Rod Strickland hired as LIU coach
Former NBA point guard Rod Strickland is the new men's basketball coach at Long Island University.
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Emoni Bates says he’s transferring to hometown E. Michigan
Emoni Bates, one of the top recruits in the 2021 men's basketball recruiting class, says he is transferring from Memphis to Eastern Michigan.
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Roy Williams, Jim Calhoun among coaches headed to college hoops Hall
Roy Williams and Jim Calhoun will join a star-studded cast of coaches who will be inducted into the National College Basketball Hall of Fame in November.
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Former Illinois star Dee Brown to coach at NAIA’s Roosevelt
Former Illinois star and NBA player Dee Brown is the new coach at Roosevelt University in Chicago, the NAIA school announced Monday.
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Aliyah Boston wins Honda Cup as top female college athlete
South Carolina basketball star Aliyah Boston was named the Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year on Monday night.
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UNC-Indiana, Ohio State-Duke headline ACC/Big 10 Challenge
National runner-up North Carolina, a strong contender for the No. 1 spot in the preseason polls with four starters returning, will play at Indiana in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Nov. 30.
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Minnesota forward Parker Fox to miss season with knee injury
Minnesota junior forward Parker Fox, a potential starter in the frontcourt, will miss his second straight season with a knee injury.
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Canisius recruit gets bail on gun charges; school drops him
Bail has been set for a Canisius College basketball recruit who was arrested for having two handguns, a shotgun and numerous high-capacity magazines outside the school's indoor athletic complex.
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Bilas: Holmgren is not defined by slight frame
ESPN analyst Jay Bilas and Rich Eisen break down the top prospects in this week’s NBA Draft including Gonzaga’s Chet Holmgren and Auburn’s Jabari Smith.
Coroner: Former Purdue star Caleb Swanigan dies at 25
Former Purdue basketball star Caleb Swanigan has died at 25, the Allen County Coroner's office confirmed Tuesday.
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College basketball player killed in NYC shooting; 8 wounded
A college basketball player was killed and eight other people were wounded Monday in an early-morning shooting at a gathering in Harlem, New York City police said.
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Bob McKillop retires as Davidson coach after 33-season run
Bob McKillop's 33-year run at the small private school of fewer than 2,000 students north of Charlotte, North Carolina has come to an end.
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Northwestern’s Pete Nance transferring to North Carolina
Northwestern forward Pete Nance says he'll transfer to North Carolina. Nance averaged 14.6 points and 6.5 rebounds for the Wildcats last year, including 45.2% from 3-point range.
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George Washington University to drop ‘Colonials’ moniker
George Washington University is dropping its "Colonials" moniker because "it can no longer serve its purpose as a name that unifies."
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UConn self-reported 15 minor NCAA violations in 2021
UConn's athletic department self-reported 15 minor NCAA violations in 2021, including a women's basketball player accepting cash from fans.
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Jahari Long following Willard from Seton Hall to Maryland
Guard Jahari Long is transferring from Seton Hall to Maryland, following in the footsteps of coach Kevin Willard.
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Arizona coach Tommy Lloyd agrees to 5-year extension
Arizona basketball coach Tommy Lloyd has agreed to a five-year contract extension through 2027 following a successful first season in the desert.
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Kentucky adds longtime assistant Turner to Wildcats staff
Kentucky has hired longtime basketball assistant coach K.T. Turner to round out head coach John Calipari's staff.
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Duke hires former Nike, NBA staffer to aid players with NIL
Rachel Baker will fill a newly-created role for Duke basketball.
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Pierson back to Texas Tech as coach after long WNBA career
Plenette Pierson is returning to Texas Tech to be an assistant coach at her alma mater after spending most of the past 20 years in the WNBA.
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Arizona’s Tommy Lloyd to get 5-year contract extension
Tommy Lloyd will get a $1M raise next season in a proposed five-year extension through 2027 following a successful first season in the desert.
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Malachi Smith, one of nation’s top transfers, joins Gonzaga
Malachi Smith, one of the top players available in the transfer portal, signed Thursday with Gonzaga.
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Smith returning to NC State instead of staying in NBA draft
Terquavion Smith was a potential first-round prospect, but instead he returns to the Wolfpack.
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Coach Washington adds 2 transfers to Rutgers basketball
Just four days after being hired, Rutgers coach Coquese Washington has received two much-needed transfer commitments.
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5-star recruit Fisher from Canada signs with Texas Tech
Elijah Fisher, Texas Tech's newly-signed recruit, has played at the varsity level for six years.
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Wake Forest hires Gebbia as women’s basketball coach
Wake Forest has hired American's Megan Gebbia as its new women's basketball coach.
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Washington looking to build off Stringer success at Rutgers
Coquese Washington isn't looking to replace C. Vivian Stringer as the women's basketball coach at Rutgers. That's an impossible task.
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Coquese Washington to succeed Stringer as Rutgers coach
Former Penn State women's basketball coach Coquese Washington will succeed Hall of Famer C. Vivian Stringer as coach at Rutgers, the school announced Monday.
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Alabama signs ex-St. Bonaventure guard Dominick Welch
Alabama has signed former St. Bonaventure shooting guard Dominick Welch.
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Indiana’s Trayce Jackson-Davis pulls out of NBA draft, will return
Indiana's top player, Trayce Jackson-Davis, will be on the court next season after he withdrew from the NBA draft.
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