Louisville announced Wednesday that freshman Brian Bowen, tied to the Rick Pitino firing and one of the players at the center of the FBI probe into corruption in college basketball, will never play for the Cardinals.
Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. will be a game-time decision for Monday night’s matchup against Wagner, according to Jon Rothstein of FanRag Sports. … to be a serious one and he doesn’t think it will affect him long term. Porter is considered by many to be a top-5 pick in next year’s NBA Draft. …
Oklahoma State announced on Friday that they will be withholding senior Jeffrey Carroll from play pending the ongoing review of the men’s basketball program. Oklahoma State announces that G Jeffrey Carroll “is being withheld from play pending the ongoing review of the men’s basketball program.”
Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons called the NCAA a “dirty business” in a recent interview with Maverick Carter for Uninterrupted. The top overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft went on to say …
Kentucky opens the season against Utah Valley on Friday night with the youngest team ever assembled by John Calipari, an impressive fact given the coach is the king of “one-and-done” players. Eight of UK’s 11 scholarship players are freshmen; two are sophomores.
Alabama got one of its best recruits ever when point guard and five-star and recruit Collin Sexton committed to them last year. … with the NCAA before he can step foot on the court. This was in a press release from the school. “The NCAA informed us late this afternoon that Colin Sexton has not […]
LiAngelo Ball, the younger brother of Los Angeles Lakers star Lonzo Ball, was among three college basketball players arrested in China on suspicion of shoplifting, US media reports said Tuesday. Ball, who is with the UCLA basketball team ahead of their season-opening game against Georgia Tech in Shanghai on Friday, was detained with team-mates Cody […]
By James Blackburn Game Scouted: Wake Forest vs Queens I was able to attend Wakes first exhibition game of the season against D2 nationally ranked Queens from Charlotte. Two highly touted freshman and one grad transfer played significant minutes and will all 3 be counted on heavily for the Deacs this season. Wake was able […]
Five-star small forward Brian Bowen was reportedly involved in the FBI probe that has shaken the college basketball world to its core. It’s one of the major reasons that former Louisville head coach Rick Pitino was ousted.
Auburn forward Danjel Purifoy and center Austin Wiley will be sidelined indefinitely due to “potential eligibility issues,” the school announced Thursday. Their absences are presumably tied to the FBI investigation into college basketball corruption that led to the arrest of Auburn associate head coach Chuck Person and nine others.