Jordan Brand Classic Recap

The stars of tomorrow put on a show in front of thousands in attendance at the Barclays Center on Friday night. The West Team defeated the East Team, 124-116, overcoming a 7-point halftime deficit. Nearly half of all participants scored in double figures in the high-scoring affair. Brian Bowen (26 points) earned

Jermarl Baker commits to Kentucky

Midday Tuesday, Kentucky picked up their seventh commit in the class of 2017. Jermarl Baker, the No. 65 player in ESPN's Top 100 rankings, is a four-star 6-foot-5 shooting guard from Roosevelt High School in Eastvale, California.  Baker was originally committed to play for Cuonzo Martin and Cal but reopened his

Junior College Big Man Eric Cobb Commits to Huskies

  Yesterday evening, Chipola Junior College center Eric Cobb committed to Kevin Ollie and the Huskies. The 6 foot, 10 inch Cobb will have two years of eligibility remaining when he suits up for UConn next November. The former South Carolina Gamecock averaged 11 points and 8 boards a game this past

Recruiting: 5-star Diallo chooses Kentucky

5-star shooting guard Hamidou Diallo announced his commitment to Kentucky yesterday.  He is ranked no. 11 in the ESPN 100. Diallo attends Putnam Science Academy in Connecticut. Diallo will immediately enroll at Kentucky, but is not expected to play until next season.  There is little room for him in Kentucky's loaded backcourt. Diallo

Fall Signing Period Recap

The fall signing period is officially over and some programs will singing praise while others might be worried for their future. The Cinderella story of this year would have to be the Crimson Tide of Alabama. Despite going 18-15 in 2015-2016 (8-10 in the conference), 2nd year coach Avery Johnson

ESPN GEICO High School Showcase on December 15th, 2016

With no top 25 teams in action this Thursday, ESPN has given us hoop fans an early Christmas present.  On Thursday, December 15th, four of the top high school teams in the country will participate in the GEICO ESPN High School Basketball Showcase. The Thursday double header will consist of USA

Recruiting: Miami lands 5-star SG Walker

5-star SG Lonnie Walker announced his commitment to Miami Wednesday, landing the Canes one of the biggest recruits in program history. The 6-5 Walker, from Reading, Pa., is gifted with impressive physical attributes and eyebrow-raising athleticism.  His arrival will ensure Miami boasts one of the top backcourts in 2017-18. 247sports ranked him

Clifton Moore commits to Indiana

Less than a week after receiving a commitment from Justin Smith, Tom Crean added another commitment to his 2017 recruiting class today. Clifton Moore,  a 6-foot-10 forward from Hatboro-Horsham High School in Pennsylvania, committed to the Hoosiers after taking an official visit this weekend to Bloomington. Moore, a 3-star recruit, also held