USC vs. Cal game postponed as Bears program continues to battle with COVID-19 protocols

Saturday’s scheduled matchup between California and USC in Berkeley has been postponed until Dec. 4 due to additional positive COVID-19 tests in the Cal football program, the school announced on Tuesday. Cal was without multiple players due to positive COVID-19 tests last weekend in the loss to Arizona, even though Read more

Damian Lillard’s horrific shooting start continues, and the Blazers do not have this margin for error

Getty Images Damian Lillard was just named to the NBA’s 75th anniversary all-time team. He has been one of the league’s best 15 players, at the very worst, over the last half decade. In a world where Stephen Curry didn’t exist, he’d have long established himself as the scariest off-the-dribble Read more

Auburn and Memphis target Jalen Green expected to skip college basketball to play in NBA’s G League

Another top prospect in the 2020 class is expected to spurn college basketball to pursue a professional career. Jalen Green, ranked No. 3 in the 2020 class by 247Sports, is expected to announce Thursday that he won’t play college basketball and will pursue an opportunity in the NBA’s developmental G Read more

College basketball rankings: Creighton slips in early Top 25 And 1 with expected loss of Ty-Shon Alexander

It’s rare for a program to be in a reasonable position to return all five starters from an excellent team. But heading into this offseason, Creighton was in that exact position because the Bluejays had just won a share of the Big East title while starting five underclassmen, none of Read more

UFC 249: COVID-19 tests expected to be administered to fighters, coaches prior to event, per report

who will be battling for the interim lightweight titleThe UFC is set to administer COVID-19 tests for all of its fighters, training partners and coaches that will be attending UFC 249 prior to the event. According to MMA Fighting, the UFC has already begun the process of organizing the testing Read more

NCAA’s annual distribution to Division I schools to be $225 million, down from an expected nearly $600 million

Had the NCAA Tournament gone on as scheduled, the NCAA was anticipating paying out approximately $600 million to Division I schools this year. But with no tournament, the NCAA announced on Thursday that the figure will  be $225 million. The vote by the NCAA’s Board of Governors was unanimous; the Read more