More Men's College Basketball News
Odds aren't great the Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team will win the national title. But don't tell that to Tyler Austin Black, whose tattoo declares them 2014 champs.
Braun steps down after six seasons at Rice
Rice parted ways with coach Ben Braun on Thursday following the Owls' last-place finish in Conference USA.
Auburn fires coach Barbee after 4 seasons
Auburn has fired coach Tony Barbee after a first-round loss to South Carolina in the SEC tournament and a four-year stint in which the Tigers went 48-75 overall and 18-50 in conference play.
NCAA: No 'Sic 'Em Bears' jerseys for Baylor
When adidas unveiled its new March Madness uniforms last week, the two designs that generated the most chatter were the Baylor home and road uniforms, which had "Sic 'Em Bears" on the chest.
McDermott named Big East player of year
Doug McDermott was named the Big East Player of the Year on Wednesday, one of many awards the Creighton senior is expected to win this month.
Embiid active in pregame; status unchanged
Joel Embiid took part in pregame drills during Kansas' first shootaround in the Big 12 tourney on Wednesday, shooting a few jumps shots and dribbling around the floor at the Sprint Center.
Syracuse among host schools for 2K Classic
Syracuse, Texas, California and Iowa are the four host schools for the 2K Sports Classic benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project to be held at Madison Square Garden in November 2014, the organizers announced Wednesday.
UNC Wilmington fires Peterson after 4 seasons
UNC Wilmington fired head coach Buzz Peterson, the school announced Tuesday afternoon.
Florida, Wichita St. remain 1-2; UK falls out
Florida, which finished an unbeaten season in the Southeastern Conference, and Wichita State, which completed an undefeated regular season, are the top two teams in the AP college basketball poll for the third straight week.
Warren tops Parker for ACC player of year
NC State sophomore T.J. Warren was named ACC Player of the Year over Duke freshman Jabari Parker on Tuesday.
Loyola Marymount parts ways with coach Good
Loyola Marymount has parted ways with Max Good, sources confirmed to ESPN.com.
Orr out following 7 seasons at Bowling Green
Bowling Green has parted ways with coach Louis Orr after seven seasons, the school announced Tuesday.
Legends hosts: Nova, Michigan, VCU, Oregon
Villanova, Michigan, VCU and Oregon will be the four host schools for the Legends Classic at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn next November.
Tennessee State fires coach after 5-25 season
Tennessee State has fired men's basketball coach Travis Williams after only two seasons.
S. Dakota fires interim hoops coach James
South Dakota has decided not to retain interim coach Joey James, the school announced Tuesday.
Gators' Donovan harps on quick turnaround
Florida coach Billy Donovan is renewing his long-standing argument that teams playing in conference title games on "Selection Sunday" should not have to return to the court in the NCAA tournament until Friday.
Players support South Carolina coach Martin
South Carolina freshman Sindarius Thornwell joined the Gamecocks because of Frank Martin's fiery style, and he wants the coach to be himself when he returns from his one-game suspension.
Capel's contract not renewed at Appalachian St.
Appalachian State has parted ways with coach Jason Capel.
Future Blue Devils highlight Jordan game rosters
Future Duke teammates Jahlil Okafor, the No. 1 overall player in the ESPN 100 rankings, and Tyus Jones, the No. 4 overall player, highlight the 2014 Jordan Brand All-American Game rosters, which were announced Monday.
Ejim chosen over Wiggins as Big 12's POY
Iowa State senior Melvin Ejim was chosen as Big 12 Player of the Year, in a vote taken by the league's coaches.
IUPUI fires coach Howard after three seasons
IUPUI has parted ways with Todd Howard, firing the coach after just three seasons.
Smart move? Iowa St. fans tease star, 'flop'
Iowa State students teased Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart on Saturday by doing a "mass flop" in the stands at Hilton Coliseum when the Cowboys' star was introduced by the public address announcer before the game.
South Carolina coach Martin sorry for outburst
South Carolina coach Frank Martin regrets his sideline actions that earned him a one-game suspension and told ESPN.com that he intends to work on his issues.
Duke's Parker hasn't decided on NBA draft
Jabari Parker insists he still hasn't made up his mind about the NBA draft.
Savage will return to GW for Atlantic-10 tourney
George Washington is expected to get second-leading scorer Kethan Savage back for next week's Atlantic 10 tournament.
UCSB fan confronts Hawaii coach, arrested
Self 'confident' Embiid will play despite back
Kansas coach Bill Self told ESPN that despite Joel Embiid's trip Monday to Los Angeles to see a back specialist, he's "100 percent confident" that his freshman center will play in the postseason.
Coach K back at practice day after dizzy spell
Coach Mike Krzyzewski is out of the hospital and at practice with No. 4 Duke after feeling light-headed during a loss at Wake Forest.
Wiggins on Kansas career: 'Went too quick'
"It went too quick," Andrew Wiggins said late Wednesday of his time at Kansas after his own version of senior night, tucked away in a small room not far from those stands where he sat a year ago.
S. Carolina bans Martin 1 game for language
South Carolina Gamecocks coach Frank Martin has been suspended by the school for Saturday's game at Mississippi State for using "inappropriate verbal communication."
Baylor jerseys to feature 'Sic 'Em' rally cry
Baylor will have more brightly colored jerseys for postseason play this March, with a twist on the lettering.
Brown: No way D-League better than NCAA
SMU coach Larry Brown, a Hall of Famer, strongly disagreed with Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban's suggestion that elite prospects would be better prepared by playing in the D-League instead of spending one season in college.
Iona extends Cluess through 2018-19 season
Tim Cluess has been given a contract extension by Iona through 2018-19 after leading the Gaels to two NCAA tournaments in his first four seasons,
St. John's guard Jordan to return vs. Marquette
St. John's Red Storm will be back to full strength Saturday, when it plays its biggest game in three years.
Heart ailment ends Simpson's career at Purdue
Doctors have told Purdue forward Jay Simpson his career is over because of a heart condition.
Sources: Ex-Arizona interim coach lands job
Former Arizona interim and Grand Canyon University Russ Pennell has been hired as the head coach at Central Arkansas, sources told ESPN.
Osenieks calls it quits early for Minnesota
Minnesota junior Oto Osenieks will end his playing career a year early.
Xavier's Stainbrook (knee) out vs. Villanova
Xavier center Matt Stainbrook has a strained ligament in his left knee, leaving the Musketeers to face No. 6 Villanova without their top rebounder.