The Spalding Hoophall Classic held near the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass., is annually the nation's best in-season high school basketball event -- and this year may be its best field ever.
about 1257 days ago | Paul Biancardi | Florida Gators
Michigan swingman Nik Stauskas is one of the most pleasant freshman surprises in college basketball so far this season. Ten games into his college basketball career, Stauskas cracked the starting lineup of a consensus top-five team.
about 1292 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | Michigan Wolverines
We're coming up on the dawn of early signing period and many of the big dogs in the Class of 2013 plan on tabling decisions until the late period, while begins in April. While we're likely to have a new member of the 2013 class (Dakari Johnson) as soon as this week, we may need extra time for his situation to play itself out.
Thursday's RecruitingNation on ESPNU will be highlighted by the announcement of point guard Demetrius Jackson (Mishawaka, Ind./Marian). The 19th ranked player in the ESPN 100 will decide between Illinois and Notre Dame.
about 1370 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
There are times when a commitment comes in and it's an outlier. On the surface, the fan base goes nuts because its head coach just landed a headlining type player. If you take a moment, let the euphoria wear off and dig deeper, one wonders about the context of the commitment.
LAS VEGAS -- Here's a shocker: Kentucky is the lead choice of a top-10 prospect. In May at the Spiece Run n' Slam, James Young (Troy, Mich./Troy) unabashedly sported a Kentucky T-shirt during warm-ups of a game.