Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett headline 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class

The 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has been unveiled and it’s a transcendent one, headlined by Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett. In addition to those NBA legends, WNBA champion and 10-time All-Star Tamika Catchings will also be enshrined. Also joining the class is former Houston Rockets Read more

Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2020 announcement: Live stream, how to watch online, TV channel

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2020 will be officially announced on Saturday. There are eight finalists up for enshrinement this year; four first-time finalists and four previous finalists that are again up for consideration. Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett are among the first-timers likely Read more

Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu earns 2020 Citizen Naismith Trophy for being named the women’s player of the year

Postseason honors continue to roll in for one of the best college basketball players of all-time. Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu was named the winner of the 2020 Citizen Naismith Trophy, recognizing the most outstanding women’s college basketball player of the year. The announcement was carried live Friday on CBS Sports HQ. Read more

Dayton’s Anthony Grant and South Carolina’s Dawn Staley named Naismith Coach of the Year

A season cut short can’t stop reflection and recognition on some outstanding campaigns in both men’s and women’s college basketball. There were remarkable coaching jobs — dozens — in college hoops this past season. But two were particularly outstanding and memorable. Naismith Awards On Thursday, CBS Sports HQ revealed the Read more

Kansas’ Marcus Garrett, Baylor’s DiDi Richards named Naismith Men’s and Women’s Defensive Player of the Year

Not only was Kansas objectively the best team in college basketball across the length of the 2019-20 season, but it can now also claim it had the best defender in the sport. The Naismith Men’s and Women’s Defensive Player of the Year were announced live on CBS Sports HQ on Read more