College basketball rankings: Arizona State slips in Top 25 And 1 after Romello White enters transfer portal

One of the most surprising developments this offseason came when five-star guard Josh Christopher picked Arizona State over Michigan. It was a great moment for Sun Devils coach Bobby Hurley because, on paper, it meant a heralded recruit would be joining three experienced double-digit scorers from last season’s team. But Read more

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self, football coach Les Miles taking pay cuts amid COVID-19 crisis

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self and football coach Les Miles joined the flood of major college coaches taking pay cuts amid the COVID-19 crisis on Monday when Kansas announced its top two coaches and Athletic Director Jeff Long will take 10% salary reduction for the next six months. The top Read more

College basketball coaching changes tracker: Wake Forest, Danny Manning part ways

College basketball’s quiet 2020 coaching carousel received a substantial jolt over the weekend when Wake Forest fired Danny Manning and launched the first major conference coaching search of this year’s cycle. Early indications are that the Demon Deacons have quality options to consider from the mid-major ranks as athletic director Read more

NCAA proposing new scheduling rules for college basketball next season

As some conferences in college basketball move toward a 20-game league slate, the NCAA’s Division I Council passed new scheduling criteria on Friday that is “intended to improve” the environment of early-season, multiple-team events in men’s basketball by restricting their total number of games to allow schools continued flexibility in Read more

College basketball rankings: After keeping Shaka Smart, No. 18 Texas lands five-star recruit Greg Brown

There was speculation, back in early-to-mid February, that Texas might make a coaching change after the season because the Longhorns appeared on the verge of missing the NCAA Tournament for the third time in five years under Shaka Smart. But when Texas started to turn things around and look like Read more

Legendary Notre Dame women’s basketball coach Muffet McGraw retires after Hall of Fame career

After an illustrious 33-year career leading the Notre Dame women’s basketball team, Hall of Fame coach Muffet McGraw announced Wednesday that she is retiring from coaching. A formal announcement will be made in a virtual press conference at 4 p.m. ET, with her retirement effective today. Former Fighting Irish player Read more

University at Buffalo men’s basketball placed on probation by NCAA for forging documents

The NCAA has placed the University at Buffalo’s men’s basketball team on probation for one year after an investigation revealed an assistant coach had forged transfer documents. The decision was announced Tuesday after a negotiated resolution was reached between the university, the former assistant coach and the NCAA enforcement staff. The Read more