UPDATED: May 10th, 2018 From now to the start of next season, we will have you up-to-date with each coaching hiring and firing at every program across the country! Below is the most updated list of coaching changes in this year's "Coaching Carousel" !
#7 Texas A&M Aggies vs. #10 Providence Friars West Region Friday (3/16) 12:15p EST, CBS Overall in NCAA Tournament History, the 7-10 match-up in the first round has been really close. 7-seeds are 95-61 (60.9%) all-time against 10-seeds. In the past 5 NCAA Tournaments, 10-seeds are 6-14 against the 7-seeds in the first
#8 Virginia Tech vs. #9 Alabama Pittsburgh, PA 9:20 p.m (ET), TNT Virginia Tech (21-11, 10-8 ACC) Player to Watch: Justin Robinson: 13.8 PPG, 5.8 APG, 1.2 SPG The Hokies' most potent offensive threat, Robinson is the key that makes the engine go for the offense. While Robinson is the leading scorer for Buzz Williams, his
Leading source: Yahoo Sports Alabama: Freshman Collin Sexton reportedly among players/families of players who met with or had meals with former ASM employee Christian Dawkins Arizona: FBI wiretaps caught head coach Sean Miller and Christian Dawkins discussing $100K payment to ensure freshman DeAndre Ayton went to the school Auburn: Personnel/former personnel
Oftentimes, the couple weeks following Thanksgiving can be a slow period in college basketball. The high competition of the early-season tournaments can have some teams looking for reprieve in smaller opponents. Finals are coming up, too, which means teams will usually go at least a week without contesting a game.
Last week, the college basketball year truly began, thanks to the Champions’ Classic. Those two battles brought us high-level competition just days into the season. In addition, a couple other ranked teams also saw themselves get beat, or nearly. This includes Northwestern and USC, one of which clung to a
Team Preview: Florida Last Season: 27-9, Elite Eight Key Losses: Canyon Barry, Kasey Hill, Justin Leon, Devin Robinson Key Additions: Jalen Hudson, Egor Koulechov, Chase Johnson, DeAundre Ballard, Isaiah Stokes, Mike Okauru A team mixed with experiences returners, a solid freshman class, and notable transfers, the Gators have one of the deepest rosters in
Team Preview: Vanderbilt Last Season: 19-16 Key Losses: Nolan Cressler, Luke Kornet Key Additions: Saben Lee, Ejike Obanna, Maxwell Evans Head coach Bryce Drew must've had some leftover magic from his buzzer beater in the NCAA Tournament with Valpo in his first season at Vanderbilt as the 'Dores somehow made their way into the
Season Preview: South Carolina Last Season: 26-11, Final Four Key Losses: PJ Dozier, Justin McKie, Duane Notice, Sindarius Thornwell Key Additions: David Beatty, Justin Minaya, Felipe Haase, Kory Holden Is it time we consider South Carolina a basketball school? Frank Martin's team made it all to the Final Four before losing to Gonzaga in
Team Preview: Alabama Last Season: 19-15 Key Losses: Corban Collins, Shannon Hale, Jimmie Taylor Key Additions: Daniel Giddens, Collin Sexton, John Petty, Alex Reese, Galin Smith, Herb Jones Embrace debate: Is Alabama a basketball school? When Avery Johnson took over, he told 'Bama hoops fans year three was the year basketball would be relevant
Season Preview: Auburn Last Season: 18-14 Key Losses: T.J. Dunans, Ronnie Johnson Key Additions: Desean Murray, Chuma Okeke, Malik Dunbar, Davion Mitchell In Bruce Pearl's fourth season at Auburn, expectations have gone from low to pretty high. The Tigers return their top four scorers, all of whom are sophomores. Despite all surrounding the program