Stories tagged: college basketball
Thu., May 23, 2019, 11:54 a.m.
Anton Watson, Gonzaga Prep standout and incoming Gonzaga Bulldog freshman, has been invited to the USA U19 World Cup team training camp.
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
Juwan Howard is coming back to Michigan. The former member of the Fab Five basketball team has agreed to a five-year deal to coach the Wolverines. Michigan is giving the …
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 2:19 p.m.
Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey says the NCAA is granting too many waivers that allow players who transfer to compete immediately. He calls the requirement that players sit out …
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 7:22 p.m.
Matt Calkins: With Jaden McDaniels on the way, Huskies might have their best team in a decade – if not ever
Rivals considers Washington recruit Jaden McDaniels the seventh best college prospect, while ESPN currently has him going seventh in next year’s draft.
Wed., May 22, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
First Isaiah Stewart, and now Jaden McDaniels. Next up for the Huskies: a trip to the Final Four?
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
Pac-12 revenue fell by $12 million in 2018 to $497 million because the conference could not make up for lost Rose Bowl revenue from when the game hosted a College …
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 7:40 p.m.
South Dakota State transfer David Jenkins Jr., who had Gonzaga in his final three, is headed to UNLV to be reunited with former Jackrabbits coach T.J. Otzelberger.
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
A 6-foot-6 forward from JSerra Catholic in San Juan Capistrano, California, Rodman only had a few other Division I offers, from Cal State Fullerton, UC Riverside and Sacramento State, according …
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Gonzaga notebook: USC grad transfer Derryck Thornton sets dates for visit; Brandon Clarke lines up NBA workouts
USC graduate transfer Derryck Thornton is expected to visit Gonzaga from May 28-30.
Thu., May 16, 2019, 11:04 a.m.
Yale men’s basketball coach James Jones has signed a contract extension to keep him at the school through the 2025-26 season. Jones is coming off a 22-8 record and an …
Thu., May 16, 2019, 10:55 a.m.
UNLV has added graduate transfers Elijah Mitrou-Long from Texas and Vitaliy Shibel from Arizona State. Both players will be eligible during new Runnin’ Rebels coach T.J. Otzelberger’s first season in …
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
Volodymyr Markovetskyy of Truskavets, Ukraine, signed a letter of intent with Washington State Wednesday, giving new coach Kyle Smith his sixth recruit in two weeks, since Colorado State graduate transfer …
Tue., May 14, 2019, 1:08 p.m.
The NCAA says it is forming a working group to consider how its rules can be modified to allow college athletes to be compensated for use of their names, images …
UPDATED: Mon., May 13, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Killian Tillie will not be attending the NBA Draft Combine after all. Tillie, Auburn’s Chuma Okeke and Virginia’s De’Andre Hunter withdrew from the combine.
Mon., May 13, 2019, 11:18 a.m.
Gonzaga is one of the schools on USC grad transfer Derryck Thornton’s list.
Sun., May 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
There was a time not all that long ago when Gonzaga’s roster was reasonably stable annually, typically stocked with several experienced players, perhaps a sit-out transfer and an incoming recruiting …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
Kuany, the three-star Australian big man who’d narrowed his list of finalists down to WSU, California and Nevada, made his highly-anticipated college commitment Thursday, choosing the Golden Bears over the …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
It appears Zach Norvell Jr. has played his last game in a Gonzaga uniform. The sophomore wing told reporters in Atlanta after a Thursday workout for the Hawks that he …
Wed., May 8, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
Wednesday, the 6-foot-10 forward from Prolific Prep (Napa, California) indicated on Twitter the Cougars, Golden Bears and Wolf Pack wouldn’t have to wait much longer, though it’s unclear which way …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
After signing Colorado State grad transfer Deion James last week and O’Dea High product Noah Williams on Tuesday, Smith inked Casper College (Wyo.) transfer Isaac Bonton Wednesday afternoon, WSU announced …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura has opted to skip the NBA draft combine next week, apparently following in the footsteps of former Zag Domantas Sabonis.
Tue., May 7, 2019, 9:51 p.m.
Washington State’s basketball team will escape the frosty Palouse for the sunny Caribbean in late November to take part in the 2019 Cayman Islands Classic, the school announced Tuesday.
Tue., May 7, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
Marvin Cannon enters transfer portal one month after stating commitment to Washington State, Kyle Smith
Cannon, a springy junior college transfer who held the second-best free throw percentage in the Pac-12 last season, has entered the NCAA transfer portal, The Spokesman-Review learned Tuesday through a …
Tue., May 7, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Kyle Smith and his vision for the Washington State basketball program has apparently struck a chord with one of the top players from Seattle’s highly-regarded Metro League.
Tue., May 7, 2019, 7:29 p.m.
Chance Moore, a transfer forward who would’ve been eligible to play for the Cougars midway through the 2019-20 basketball season, is no longer with the program, a school spokesperson confirmed …
Mon., May 6, 2019, 1:24 p.m.
Washington State’s Robert Franks, CJ Elleby and Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins to participate in G League Camp
The Cougars’ Robert Franks and CJ Elleby, and the Bulldogs’ Josh Perkins, have chosen to attend the inaugural three-day scouting event at Quest Multisport, designed to give NBA hopefuls and …
UPDATED: Sun., May 5, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
Gonzaga picked up a commitment Sunday from a top graduate transfer.
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s injury woes returned in his first workout with an NBA team.
Fri., May 3, 2019, 1:21 p.m.
A federal prosecutor says a defendant accused of bribing college basketball coaches lied at his New York City trial. Former business manager Christian Dawkins testified as the only defense witness. …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 6:08 p.m.
New Washington State basketball coach Kyle Smith has flipped Australian point guard Ryan Rapp, two weeks after he signed a letter of intent with the University of San Francisco.