As ESPN.com's countdown of the top college basketball coaches continues, here's a look at the recruiting philosophy of Kentucky's John Calipari: Strategy: Calipari has owned the one-and-done prospects, starting with Derrick Rose at Memphis (2007-08) and continuing the trend at Kentucky.
about 694 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
If you want an indication of how valued big men are in college basketball today, consider this: Eighteen months ago, Columbia was the only Division I school heavily recruiting 6-foot-9 forward Sean Obi.
about 765 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
The Jordan Brand Classic features the best talent high school basketball has to offer. Here are some of the most intriguing potential matchups in this terrific annual event, which airs Friday night at 7 p.
about 771 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
Scouting the country each year I'll not only see players' skills, athletic ability and basketball IQ, but I'll also witness their character along the way. This year's class might not have any NBA superstars at the moment, but it will have difference-makers for the college game, both in the short term as well as those who will make a difference in time because of their character traits combined with their talent.
about 779 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
CHICAGO -- The prestigious McDonald's All American Game annually brings together the best talent in high school basketball, all on one stage. Here are a few game matchups to watch for this year's star-studded event, which can be seen live on ESPN Wednesday night at 9:30 ET.
about 787 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
Want to ask ESPN RecruitingNation national recruiting director Paul Biancardi a question about basketball recruiting? Tweet it to @PaulBiancardi using the hashtag #AskCoachB. @PaulBiancardi what u think about ky next year class and who u got staying - Jeremy (@jsadams83) February 17, 2014 Kentucky has the nation's No.
about 829 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail