Last weekend, Kentucky had about 90 NBA scouts on its campus for a practice that was televised on ESPNU -- yet this weekend will feature an even bigger event for the Wildcats. Friday brings Big Blue Madness to Lexington, where the Kentucky faithful will pack Rupp Arena for their first look at the 2014-15 edition of the Wildcats, the likely preseason No.
about 71 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
It wasn't even two months ago that we polled 12 of the top players in the ESPN 100 with two questions. 1. Who is the best player in the class of 2015? 2. Who would you most like to team with at the next level?
about 78 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. -- The Nike Elite Youth Basketball League finals at the Peach Jam are arguably the No. 1 basketball event of the spring and summer club circuit. The Peach Jam features the teams with the 24 best records from the four-session Nike EYBL season.
about 162 days ago | John Stovall | NCB On The Trail
Accusations of academic scandal have hit North Carolina once again. This time it is specific to the men's basketball program. While the plot has only thickened since the first "Outside the Lines" report, what many now want to know is whether there will be any tangible impact on the product Roy Williams and UNC will put on the floor.
about 197 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
As we turn our attention to the Class of 2015 and the newly released ESPN 100, here's a look at five college basketball programs that have a head start on the 2015 recruiting trail: Arizona Wildcats Who they have: Sean Miller and his staff have continued to exhibit their recruiting prowess as they have landed two of the better guards in the country.
about 207 days ago | RecruitingNation staff | NCB On The Trail
HAMPTON, Va. -- The third installment of the 2014 Nike EYBL came to the Boo Williams Sports Complex this weekend. Here's a look at some of the major storylines: Most anticipated debut Harry Giles: The sophomore big man made his long-awaited return from knee injury, playing two games on Saturday before sitting out Sunday as a precaution.
about 222 days ago | Adam Finkelstein and John Stovall | NCB On The Trail
FRISCO, Texas -- The second Nike EYBL session is in the books. Let's take a look at the event's best players: Best inside player Ivan Rabb: The top-ranked player in the ESPN 60 has many different ways to change the outcome of a game.
about 229 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail