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Thon Maker 3D: In-depth look at elite center

Thon Maker may not play a second of college basketball - but his combination of size, skill and potential are intriguing to a number of elite-level coaches.

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5dDana O'Neil

Source: SMU, Brown facing NCAA sanctions

SMU appeared before the COI last month for a hearing regarding various allegations involving the men's basketball team, including a failure-to-monitor charge for Larry Brown, a source confirmed.

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Recruiting confidential: Malik Monk stating case

Malik Monk is the top shooting guard in the ESPN 100 Class of 2016, but he showed on Thursday in Las Vegas that he has the skills to transition to the point guard position if needed.

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Vitale: Roundball chatter

The Virginia Cavaliers won the Austin Nichols sweepstakes as the former Memphis forward will play for coach Tony Bennett after sitting out next season.


John Calipari @UKCoachCalipari

Many of us in this profession owe John Gilmore a debt of gratitude for how he’s helped all of us. Prayers go out to John's family.

John Calipari @UKCoachCalipari

My good friend and mentor John Gilmore passed away early this morning. He was loyal, charitable and one of the funniest people I’ve ever met