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Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 23, 2019

Stay or Go? With NBA Draft Deadline Looming, These Players Face Pivotal Decisions
NBA draft entrants have until May 29 to say whether or not they'll return to school. We break down the most intriguing remaining decisions.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 23, 2019

Jalen Rose Says Michigan's Hiring of Juwan Howard Will Reunite Fab Five
Rose said even he and Chris Webber will come together in light of Juwan Howard's hiring at Michigan.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 22, 2019

Michigan and Juwan Howard Take the Plunge in Big Bet for Wolverines' Future
There are plenty of risks that come with Michigan's hiring of first-time head coach Juwan Howard to replace John Beilein.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 22, 2019

Report: NCAA to Issue 'Notices of Allegations' to Schools Involved in FBI Corruption Investigation
The NCAA has already launched investigations into the programs at Arizona, Kansas State, NC State and Louisivlle.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 22, 2019

Report: Juwan Howard Agrees to Five-Year Contract to Become Michigan's Head Coach
Howard will replace John Beilein, who was hired by the Cavaliers in May.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 22, 2019

Juwan Howard Agrees to Five-Year Contract to Become Michigan's Head Coach
Howard will replace John Beilein, who was hired by the Cavaliers in May.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 22, 2019

Report: Michigan Offers Head Coaching Job to Juwan Howard, Two Sides in Talks
Howard was rumored to be a frontrunner for the job alongside Providence's Ed Cooley, who pulled his name from consideration.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 22, 2019

Michigan Coaching Rumors: Wolverines Tab Juwan Howard to Fill Vacancy
Howard was rumored to be a frontrunner for the job alongside Providence's Ed Cooley, who pulled his name from consideration.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 22, 2019

Five-Star Jaden McDaniels Picks Washington Over Kentucky in Big Win for Mike Hopkins
Hopkins continues to raise the profile of Washington after landing five-star forward Jaden McDaniels.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 21, 2019

ESPN Analyst Dick Vitale Wants to Call College Hoops Games Until He's 100
Vitale has broadcasted college basketball games for ESPN since the network was founded in 1979.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 21, 2019

Providence Head Coach Ed Cooley Won't Take Michigan Job, Signs Extension With Friars
Michigan was set to interview Cooley after John Beilein took the head coach position with the Cavaliers.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 20, 2019

Michigan Basketball Rumors: Ed Cooley, Juwan Howard To Speak With AD Warde Manuel
Get the latest scoops, news and rumors as Michigan searches for its next head basketball coach.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 20, 2019

Five-Star Trendon Watford Commits to LSU Over Memphis, Indiana, Alabama
Watford was one of the three top remaining uncommitted prospects in the 2019 recruiting class.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 17, 2019

Jalen Rose Says It Would be an 'Amazing Opportunity' for Michigan to Hire Juwan Howard
Jalen Rose wants Michigan to embrace the history of the Fab Five and hire Juwan Howard as its next basketball coach.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 17, 2019

Memphis Lands Precious Achiuwa as Penny Hardaway Earns Nation's No. 1 Recruiting Class
Penny Hardaway and Memphis have landed yet another top recruit to cap off a stellar 2019 class.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 15, 2019

Where Will 2019's Final Uncommitted Five-Star Recruits Land?
Four top-20 recruits have yet to announce where they'll be playing this fall, and their decisions are set to have a considerable impact on next season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 14, 2019

Kentucky Transfer Jemarl Baker Jr. Announces Commitment to Arizona
Baker is a former four-star recruit.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 14, 2019

Michigan Faces an Unclear Future—and a Crucial Decision—After John Beilein's Exit
Wolverines AD Warde Manuel is under significant pressure to make the right hiring after longtime basketball coach John Beilein left for the NBA.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 13, 2019

Memphis Lands Four-Star Recruit Boogie Ellis After Duke Decommitment
Ellis asked to be released from his letter of intent at Duke on May 2.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 13, 2019

John Beilein's Departure From Michigan Is a Disheartening Sign for a Changed Sport
It's not hard to understand why John Beilein has moved on from the NCAA to the NBA, but it's a telling sign about the state of college basketball.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 13, 2019

Zion Williamson on His College Experience at Duke: 'Honestly, I Don't Want to Leave'
Zion Williamson played just 33 games at Duke before declaring for the 2019 NBA draft following his freshman season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 11, 2019

Top Grad Transfer Rayjon Tucker Commits to Memphis, Leaves Name in NBA Draft
Tucker is the second top player Memphis has landed in two days after four-star prospect Lester Quinones committed to the school on Friday.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 10, 2019

Five-Star Johnny Juzang Commits to Kentucky After Reclassifying
Juzang will join five-star forward Kahlil Whitney and five-star guard Tyrese Maxey in Lexington.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 10, 2019

Five-Star Prospect Johnny Juzang Commits to University of Kentucky
Juzang will join five-star forward Kahlil Whitney and five-star guard Tyrese Maxey in Lexington.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 10, 2019

NCAA Committee Proposes Moving Three-Point Line to International Distance
The NCAA men's basketball rules committee suggested moving the three-point line to the international distance.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 10, 2019

Four-Star Prospect Lester Quinones Is The Latest Star Joining Penny Hardaway In Memphis
Quinones is ranked No. 62 overall in the 247 Composite rankings.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 09, 2019

What Has the NCAA—or Anyone—Learned From the College Basketball Black Market's Time on Trial?
Today, we know what the millions of tax dollars the FBI spent investigating college basketball recruiting netted: A fart in a stiff wind. What now?

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 08, 2019

Federal Prosecutors Get Underwhelming Win in Second College Hoops Corruption Trial
Following a two-week trial, client recruiter Christian Dawkins and basketball organizer Merl Code seem relieved by the jury's verdict on Wednesday.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 08, 2019

Duke Lands First Five-Star Recruit of 2020 Class With PG Jeremy Roach
Jeremy Roach is listed as the second-best point guard in the class of 2020 and the first recruit of Duke's 2020 class, according to 247Sports.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 08, 2019

Christian Dawkins Found Guilty on Two Bribery Charges, Merl Code of One in NCAA Corruption Trial
Youth basketball coach Merl Code was found guilty on conspiracy to commit bribery in addition to Christian Dawkins' guilty verdict on Wednesday.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 08, 2019

Zion Williamson's High School Teacher: "He's a Hell of a Poet"
Williamson developed a love for poetry during a daily creative writing class at Spartanburg Day School

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 08, 2019

Zion Williamson's High School Teacher: 'He's a Hell of a Poet'
Williamson developed a love for poetry during a daily creative writing class at Spartanburg Day School

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 07, 2019

When the Tour Came to Town: How Barnstorming Stars Sparked Europe's Golden Hoops Generation
Jim McGregor and his fun-loving, barnstorming teams of college all-stars brought basketball across the Atlantic 50 years ago.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 07, 2019

How Barnstorming College Stars Took Basketball to the Next Level in Europe
Jim McGregor and his fun-loving, barnstorming teams of college all-stars brought basketball across the Atlantic 50 years ago.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 04, 2019

Report: NCAA Launches Investigation Into Arizona Men's Basketball Program
Former Wildcats assistant Book Richardson was one of 10 people arrested in 2017 as a result of a federal investigation.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 03, 2019

What's Next for Sean Miller, Arizona After the Final Week of the College Basketball Corruption Trial?
After the second and final full week, the college basketball corruption trial is marching towards a verdict, but what do the latest takeaways mean for Sean Miller and Arizona?

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 02, 2019

Report: Four-Star Guard Boogie Ellis Expected to Be Released From Letter of Intent to Duke
Four-star prospect Rejean "Boogie" Ellis reportedly asked and is expected to be released from his letter of intent to Duke.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 01, 2019

Where Did UCLA, Indiana and Other Programs With Top-20 Recruiting Classes Fall Short in 2019?
Landing a top-20 recruiting class does not automatically punch your ticket to the NCAA tournament, as these seven schools learned.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
May 01, 2019

Report: Ex-Arizona Assistant Claims Sean Miller Paid Deandre Ayton $10,000 Per Month
Book Richardson's wiretap alleges that Sean Miller made payments to Deandre Ayton monthly.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 30, 2019

Five-Star Recruit RJ Hampton Reclassifies to 2019: What His Decision Means
The five-star guard is choosing between offers from four schools, according to his father.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 30, 2019

Report: UCLA Offered Jay Wright Double His Villanova Salary And He Rejected It
A text sent to major donors provided extensive detail on UCLA's extended coaching search. Maybe too much detail.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 30, 2019

College Basketball Transfer Tracker: Which Top Players Are Still on the Market?
With the coaching carousel over and the NBA draft ahead, several key players are still looking for a new home this offseason.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 30, 2019

Report: UNC To Hire Princeton's Courtney Banghart To Replace Sylvia Hatchell
North Carolina reportedly expected to name Princeton's Banghart next women's hoops coach to replace Hall of Famer Sylvia Hatchell.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 30, 2019

UNC Hires Princeton's Courtney Banghart To Replace Sylvia Hatchell
North Carolina has officially named Princeton's Courtney Banghart its next women's basketball coach to replace Hall of Famer Sylvia Hatchell.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 29, 2019

Baylor Served Fast Food at White House After National Championship
The White House also gave out fast food to Clemson's football team in January 2019 following its national championship win over Alabama.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 29, 2019

Report: Chris Beard, Texas Tech Agree to Six-Year, $27.45 Million Contract
Beard guided Texas Tech to its first-ever NCAA championship appearance in 2019.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 28, 2019

Five-Star Prospect Johnny Juzang Announces Top Four Schools
Five-star Johnny Juzang announced his top four schools on Sunday.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 26, 2019

Legal Highlights From Week 1 of College Basketball Corruption Trial
There were notable accusations against prominent players and coaches during the first week of the second college basketball corruption trial.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 26, 2019

Report: VCU Head Coach Mike Rhoades Receives Two-Year Extension Through 2024-25
Rhoades reached the NCAA tournament for the first time with VCU in 2018-19.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 26, 2019

Virginia Men's Basketball Not Planning to Visit White House if Invited
Bennett said it would be difficult for the Cavaliers to get everyone back together if they were invited to Washington, D.C.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 24, 2019

LSU, Will Wade Amend Contract as Part of Reinstatement
The reinstated LSU coach can now be fired for cause if he is found to have committed major NCAA violations.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 24, 2019

Syracuse vs. Georgetown Rivalry Renewed for Four Years Beginning in December
The two programs most recently battled in December 2018, with Syracuse snagging a 72-71 win.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 24, 2019

Arizona's Sean Miller Mentioned in FBI Recording in Relation to Payments to Deandre Ayton
An FBI recording featured Christian Dawkins saying he talked with coach Sean Miller in relation to payment being made to Deandre Ayton's family.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 24, 2019

Christian Dawkins: Rick Pitino Has 'No Clue What's Going On at His School'
Ex-Adidas consultant Christian Dawkins said former Louisville coach "Rick Pitino may be the only person who doesn't know what's going on."

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 24, 2019

Five-Star Johnny Juzang Will Reclassify to 2019; Kentucky, Villanova in Mix
One of the top 2020 prospects now plans to head to college this fall, insantly making him a top spring priority.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 23, 2019

Four-Star Guard Anthony Harris Commits to UNC
Harris became the second elite guard to commit to the Tar Heels Tuesday.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 23, 2019

Report: Sam and Joey Hauser Set Visits to Wisconsin, Virginia and Michigan State
After shining at Marquette, the pair of brothers are among the most sought-after NCAA transfers available this spring.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 23, 2019

UNC Lands Prized Recruit Cole Anthony in Much-Needed Boost for Tar Heels
The top recruiting domino left on the board fell with Cole Anthony's commitment to UNC. Here's what it means.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 22, 2019

The NBA Draft Decisions That Will Shape the 2019-20 College Basketball Landscape
These 24 college teams have the most to gain or lose before the 2019 NBA draft's withdrawal deadline at the end of May.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 22, 2019

Chris Mullin Says His 'Heart and Gut' Informed His Decision to Leave St. John's
Chris Mullin stepped down as coach of St. John's in early April.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 22, 2019

Kansas Center Udoka Azubuike Returning for Senior Season
Azubuike's return is a major boost for Kansas's team next season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 22, 2019

Duke Adds to Its 2019 Recruiting Riches by Landing Four-Star Cassius Stanley
Duke's No. 1 recruiting class got even stronger with the addition of Cassius Stanley as the Blue Devils contine to reload.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 22, 2019

2019 NBA Draft Entry Tracker: Who's Returning to School—and Who's Leaving?
Dozens of players have declared for the NBA draft, but which ones are testing the waters, and which already know they're coming back?

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 20, 2019

NC State Commit Jalen Lecque Declares for 2019 NBA Draft
Lecque was a top prospect in the 2019 class.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 19, 2019

Michigan State PG Cassius Winston Returning for Senior Season
Winston averaged 18.8 points, 7.5 assists and 3.0 rebounds last season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 19, 2019

Duke Lands Five-Star Matthew Hurt, Moves to No. 1 in 2019 Class Rankings
Duke reeled in another big fish with the commitment of top-10 recruit Matthew Hurt.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 19, 2019

NCAA Rejects Proposal That Would Penalize Grad Transfers, Updates Other Transfer Rules
The proposal would have required a program accepting a graduate transfer to commit to a scholarship for two years.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 19, 2019

What to Expect From the Second College Basketball Corruption Trial
The second NCAA corruption trial begins next week in Manhattan. Here's everything you need to know about the case.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 19, 2019

UNC's Sylvia Hatchell Resigns After Investigation Into Racially Insensitive Remarks, Player Treatment
Hatchell has been on leave since April 4 amid an investigation into accusations made by several UNC players.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

St. John's Hires Former Arkansas Coach Mike Anderson to Replace Chris Mullin
Anderson was fired by Arkansas after the Razorbacks finished 18-16 this past season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Report: St. John's Finalizing Deal with Former Arkansas Coach Mike Anderson
Anderson was fired by Arkansas after the Razorbacks finished 18-16 this past season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Report: Gatorade Player of the Year Azzi Fudd Tears ACL, MCL at USA Basketball Event
Fudd is the top-ranked recruit in the Class of 2021, according to ESPN.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

St. John's Head Coach Search: Sizing Up the Candidates to Save the Red Storm
After Porter Moser and Tim Cluess withdrew their names, here's who is still in the mix to coach St. John's.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Texas Tech Guard Jarrett Culver Declares for 2019 NBA Draft
The 6'11" freshman guard appeared in 32 games for the Longhorns this season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Breaking Down College Hoops's Coaching Changes, From Newcomers to High-Profile Splashes
From Buzz Williams to Fred Hoiberg to Mark Fox, plenty of coaches have been on the move this offseason. Here's what to know for each.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Kansas Appeals Two-Year Suspension For Forward Silvio De Sousa
Adidas consultant T.J. Gassnola testified he gave $2,500 to De Sousa's guardian for online class registration.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Kansas' Silvio De Sousa Declares for NBA Draft Pending NCAA Appeal
Adidas consultant T.J. Gassnola testified he gave $2,500 to De Sousa's guardian for online class registration.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

St. John's Booster Mike Repole Says Coaching Search is ‘National Embarrassment'
St. John's booster Mike Repole called the culture at the school "toxic" and blamed the administration for the state of the basketball program in its coaching search.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Iona's Tim Cluess Withdraws Name From St. John's Coaching Search
Another candidate turns down chance to possibly coach St. John's: This time it's Iona's Tim Cluess.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 18, 2019

Kim Mulkey Reflects on Baylor's National Championship Season
Baylor's coach explains what it took for the Lady Bears to win the 2019 national championship.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 17, 2019

Watch: Zion Williamson Helps Couple With Gender Reveal
Zion Williamson and Duke assisted a couple in a big way.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 17, 2019

Report: Proposal Designed to Change Graduate Transfer Scholarship Rules Not Expected to Pass
The NCAA council will vote on the measure later this week.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 17, 2019

After Bucking Their March Reputation, Tony Bennett and Virginia Revel in a National Title
A week after the national championship game, the Cavaliers—hailed as heroes at home—reflect on their incredible journey.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 16, 2019

Report: Loyola-Chicago Head Coach Porter Moser Turns Down St. John's Job to Replace Chris Mullin
Moser is 141-125 in eight seasons at Loyola Chicago, including a run to the 2018 Final Four.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 16, 2019

Virginia Tech Big Man Kerry Blackshear Entering Transfer Portal
Kerry Blackshear averaged 14.9 points and 7.5 rebounds during his redshirt junior season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 16, 2019

Tennessee's Rick Barnes Explains How Close He Was to Leaving for UCLA Job
Barnes didn't hold back when discussing what kept him in Knoxville.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 16, 2019

College Basketball 2018-19 Grades: How Did Every Major Team Do?
We doled out final grades for every power conference team and a host of others to cap the 2018-19 college basketball season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

The 10 Most Memorable Moments From Zion Williamson's Lone Year at Duke
Zion Williamson is off to the NBA, which means it's time to look back on his top moments from a wild year in Durham.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Duke Forward Zion Williamson Declares for 2019 NBA Draft
Duke's 6'7" freshman star is the projected first-overall pick in this year's draft.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Virginia Forward De'Andre Hunter Declares for 2019 NBA Draft
The 6'7" redshirt sophomore posted a career-high 27 point performance in Virginia's national championship win.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Maryland Forward Bruno Fernando Declares for 2019 NBA Draft
Fernando received First-Team All-Big Ten honors after a tremendous sophomore campaign.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura Declares for NBA Draft
Hachimura seeks to become the first Japanese-born player selected during the NBA draft.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Hauser Brothers, Joey and Sam, to Transfer From Marquette
Marquette lost a pair of starters following the Hauser brothers' departure.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Women's Way-Too-Early Top 10: Who's on Top Ahead of 2019-20?
With Sabrina Ionescu back, Oregon leads the pack in our early look at next season's contenders in women's college basketball.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Final Four Most Outstanding Player, Virginia Junior Kyle Guy Declares for 2019 NBA Draft
Kyle Guy scored at least 24 in two of Virginia's final three games and hit the game-winning free throws in the other contest.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

Virginia's Ty Jerome Declares for 2019 NBA Draft
Jerome averaged 13.6 points per game during his junior season.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 15, 2019

UCLA's Drawn-Out Coaching Search Reveals a Fall From College Basketball's Elite
UCLA's coaching search, in the greater context of the program's recent struggles, showed a disconnect between expectations and reality in Westwood.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 14, 2019

Will Wade Reinstated by LSU After Meeting With School, NCAA Officials
Will Wade has been reinstated by LSU after meeting with school and NCAA officials.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 14, 2019

Cincinnati Hires Northern Kentucky Head Coach John Brannen to Replace Mick Cronin
Brannen reached the NCAA tournament twice in four seasons at Northern Kentucky.

Sports Illustrated NCAA Basketball
Apr 12, 2019

Auburn Signs Men's Basketball Coach Bruce Pearl to Five-Year Extension
Pearl has amassed a 100-72 record over five seasons at Auburn.

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