Conference realignment was supposed to mean the death of mid-majors as perennial mid-major powerhouses such as Xavier, Utah, Butler, Memphis, Temple, Creighton, SMU, and others moved up to high-major conferences.
about 200 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Over the past few years, college basketball's early signing period has clearly taken precedence over the spring period. Nearly every committed player signs his letter of intent during the fall period, while several available top-100 prospects usually make their decisions within the seven-day stretch.
about 221 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
With the early signing period and the college basketball season around the corner, things are quieting down on the recruiting circuit. With that said, there were several recruiting storylines that developed this offseason.
about 236 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
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 255 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
Every summer prospects go out on the circuit to win, compete and improve with hopes to gain some exposure along the way. When evaluating, there are certain prospects who consistently show up and catch your eye with strong performances at a high level, affecting the outcome of a game.
about 322 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
SUWANEE, Ga. -- It was championship Saturday along with continued heated competition in the consolation brackets on the last day of the Under Armour Association Finals. The Grind Indy Hoosiers were the 15U champions, New Heights (N.
about 344 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
PHILADELPHIA -- The Reebok Classic Breakout took a backseat to no other event over the past 48 hours as the staff did a tremendous job of putting together a deep and talented roster, which in turn attracted over 200 Division I college coaches including dozens of high-profile head coaches.
about 353 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- There was a major buzz inside the gym of Philadelphia University as the clock struck 5 p.m. and the likes of John Calipari, Rick Pitino, Kevin Ollie, Larry Brown, John Beilein, Bo Ryan, and dozens of other high profile head coaches kicked off the July evaluation period at the Reebok Breakout Camp.
about 354 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail