More Men's College Basketball News

Florida loses Walker to season-ending injury
Florida guard DeVon Walker is expected to miss next season because of a knee injury.

Source: Wojcik heads out on recruiting trail
College of Charleston coach Doug Wojcik headed out on the recruiting trail on Thursday, a source close to the situation told ESPN.

Oklahoma AD will chair basketball committee
Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione will chair the NCAA Division I men's basketball committee for the 2015-16 school year.

NCAA supervisor of officials to retire in 2015
NCAA supervisor of officials John Adams, who helped engineer rule change reform in college basketball, will retire following the 2015 Final Four, the NCAA announced today.

NCAA to vote on changes to governing body
The NCAA's board of directors will vote Aug. 7 on a modified proposal to change how the governing body works.

Memphis hires dad of 3 elite recruits to staff
Memphis coach Josh Pastner hired high school coach Keelon Lawson -- who is also the father of three elite recruits -- as an assistant on his staff Wednesday.

Cuse fan has image of Boeheim tattooed on leg
Syracuse Orange fan Richard Miner has image of coach Jim Boeheim tattooed on leg.

Iowa St.'s Hoiberg has pacemaker replaced
Iowa State Cyclones men's basketball coach Fred Hoiberg had surgery Tuesday to replace his pacemaker, he said in a statement Tuesday.

Michigan gets grant for mental health initiative
The University of Michigan has received a grant from the NCAA to develop and evaluate a program for supporting mental health initiatives for student-athletes.

No charges for PC duo accused of assault
The Rhode Island attorney general's office says an investigation into an alleged sexual assault by two Providence College basketball players has concluded with no charges.

Big East adds Stu Jackson to league office
Former Wisconsin coach and NBA executive Stu Jackson has been hired by the Big East as to be senior associate commissioner.

SEC denies McKnight's bid to play for Vols
Former Florida Gulf Coast forward Eric McKnight's bid to play for at Tennessee as a graduate transfer this season has been denied by the Southeastern Conference.

Georgia's Morris arrested, kicked off team
Georgia forward Brandon Morris has been kicked off the basketball team following his arrest on a marijuana charge.

No. 26 prospect Smith gives verbal to Arizona
Sean Miller landed the second commitment in his 2015 recruiting class on Saturday when ESPN 100 forward Ray Smith made a verbal commitment to the Arizona Wildcats.

Iowa's Jok arrested again for moped violation
Iowa basketball player Peter Jok was arrested Monday night and charged with driving his moped on a revoked license.

Towns, Turner win top prep athlete awards
Karl Towns Jr., a 7-footer headed to Kentucky to play basketball, and Brianna Turner, a Notre Dame recruit, were honored Tuesday night as the national prep athletes of the year.

Butler's Etherington (foot) to miss 3-4 months
Butler guard Austin Etherington is expected to miss three to four months after having surgery on his right foot.

Emmert paid $1.7M as NCAA revenues go up
NCAA President Mark Emmert received $1.707 million in compensation in 2012-13, a year in which the governing body turned a $32 million profit.

NCAA president calls for 'scholarships for life'
NCAA president Mark Emmert told a Senate panel Wednesday that college athletes should receive "scholarships for life."

Rick Pitino: 'Passion, enthusiasm' still high
Rick Pitino's game plan doesn't include retirement any time soon.