Prior to the season, every pundit for every outlet across the country will put together his or her list of players with the potential to have a breakout season. Which freshmen will have big sophomore seasons? Which seniors will finally get the chance to step into a starring role? What transfers spen…
9 December 2013 | 9:23 pm
Arizona took over the No. 1 spot in the Associated Press top 25 poll on Monday.
9 December 2013 | 9:10 pm
Notre Dame leads Bryant late in the second half, playing in front of dozens of fans in South Bend. The Fighting Irish look to capture their ninth win of the season and second consecutive win of the Gotham Classic. Coming off of a loss to North Dakota State, Bryant is enjoying sharing the floor…
9 December 2013 | 7:06 pm
Breaking down this week's Associated Press college basketball poll:…
9 December 2013 | 6:58 pm
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Chaz Williams, UMass UMass has been one of the nation’s most impressive teams this season, and the reason has been the emergence of guys like Raphiael Putney, Cady Lalanne and Sampson Carter. As good as those three have played, the MVP of this UMass team has been dynamic point…
9 December 2013 | 6:44 pm
Prior to this season for North Carolina, with the inexperienced players, the suspensions and all the rest, there was really only one certainty heading into the first game. That certainty was in the form of power forward James Michael McAdoo. He was supposed to be this team's best player and best sco…
9 December 2013 | 6:42 pm
For the first time in his career, LaQuinton Ross was named the Big Ten Player of the Week Monday. Find out how the Ohio State junior forward turned around a shooting slump.
9 December 2013 | 4:00 pm
Julian Jacobs led five players in double figures with 16 points and Southern California pulled away over the final eight minutes to beat Boston College 78-62 Sunday, improving to 5-0 at home. The Trojans (6-3) got 15 points from Nikola Jovanovic, 14 each from Roschon Prince and Pe'Shon Howard, and…
9 December 2013 | 2:29 am
Boris Bojanovsky scored a career-high 15 points as Florida State cruised to a 77-53 victory against Jacksonville State. The Seminoles relied on their three-point shooting to take an early 19-point lead and simply overwhelmed their Ohio Valley Conference counterpart Sunday night. Okaro White scored…
9 December 2013 | 1:41 am
The 2013-14 college basketball season was supposed to be the time when the ACC would return to its spot as the top conference in the country. With Syracuse, Notre Dame and Pittsburgh joining the conference, and many promising young teams looking to take the next step forward, there was a possibility…
9 December 2013 | 12:44 am
ATLANTA -- Thanks to a hot-shooting display, Illinois bounced back from its first loss of the season. The Fighting Illini hit 12 3-pointers and shot 61.5 percent from the floor in a convincing 81-62 win over Auburn on Sunday at Philips Arena. Illinois guard Rayvonte Rice, a junior-college transfer…
8 December 2013 | 11:50 pm
Maurice Creek's buzzer-beater pushed George Washington to a dramatic 77-75 victory over Maryland in Sunday's BB&T Classic. Early in the game, George Washington (8-1) was comfortably in the lead. After a back-and-forth first few minutes, the Colonials used a 9-1 run to take a 12-point lead. George…
8 December 2013 | 11:35 pm
ATLANTA -- The Illinois Fighting Illini hit 12 3-pointers, shot 61.5 percent from the floor to bounce back from their first loss of the season with a convincing 81-62 win over the Auburn Tigers on Sunday at Philips Arena.
8 December 2013 | 10:20 pm
CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- The Virginia Tech Hokies overcame a 10-point deficit in the last five minutes of regulation and went to beat the Miami Hurricanes 61-60 in overtime Sunday afternoon in an Atlantic Coast Conference opener featuring two teams picked to finish in the bottom third of the conference…
8 December 2013 | 10:00 pm
Jarrell Eddie scored 24 points to lead Virginia Tech to a 61-60 overtime victory against Miami in the opening ACC game for both teams on Sunday. Eddie hit a jumper with 19 seconds remaining in overtime to break a 59-59 tie for the Hokies (7-3). Garrius Adams converted the first of two free throws…
8 December 2013 | 8:50 pm
CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Virginia Tech overcame a 10-point deficit in the last five minutes of regulation and went to beat Miami 61-60 in overtime Sunday afternoon in an Atlantic Coast Conference opener featuring two teams picked to finish in the bottom third of the conference. Forward Jarell Eddie hi…
8 December 2013 | 8:30 pm
GAME OF THE DAY: No. 13 Oregon vs. Ole Miss, 5 p.m. (ESPNU) Marshall Henderson and the Rebels welcome the No. 13 Ducks into Oxford for an evening showdown between SEC and Pac-12 programs. Ole Miss won a pair of games in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center Classic to end November, but on Thursday suffere…
8 December 2013 | 4:00 pm
Mark Turgeon is considering shaking up his rotation as the Terps head to D.C. today to take on George Washington.
8 December 2013 | 3:28 pm
The Illini are back in Atlanta and set to take on the Auburn Tigers at Phillips Arena, home of the Atlanta Hawks.
8 December 2013 | 2:05 pm
Boris Bojanovsky continued his strong play with a career-high 15 points and FSU rolled to another win against Jacksonville State on Sunday night.
8 December 2013 | 1:23 pm
Quick hits and notes from NC State's 76-66 win over Long Beach State in front of 10,616 fans at PNC Arena in Raleigh Saturday afternoon.
8 December 2013 | 1:19 pm
It was a bit strange seeing Wes Miller working against UNC Saturday night, and it was a little awkward for him too.
8 December 2013 | 1:10 pm
Watch Mark Turgeon speak with the media following the Terps' 77-75 loss to GW in the BB&T Classic.
8 December 2013 | 11:18 am
GW's Maurice Creek hit a shot just before time expired to sink the Terps at the BB&T Classic in Washington D.C. on Sunday.
8 December 2013 | 11:08 am
Matt Carter and Jacey Zembal of TheWolfpacker.com staff discuss NC State's 76-66 win over Long Beach State on Saturday at PNC Arena in Raleigh.
8 December 2013 | 9:24 am
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Colorado 75, No. 6 Kansas 72 Yup, that was awesome. We already wrote two columns off of this game. My take on Kansas is here. Raphielle Johnson wrote on Colorado here. THE OTHER GAME OF THE NIGHT: No. 17 Iowa State 91, Northern Iowa 82 OT We should just assume that……
8 December 2013 | 7:16 am
With 4:28 remaining in the North Carolina Tar Heels' demolition of UNC Greensboro (whom they ultimately beat by a final score of 81-50), sophomore forward J.P. Tokoto got the ball right near the rim. After rising for a dunk, Tokoto realized he could put a little extra power into it. He cocked…
8 December 2013 | 2:30 am
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- James Michael McAdoo had 13 points to shake free of his recent struggles and help North Carolina beat UNC Greensboro 81-50 on Saturday night.
8 December 2013 | 2:28 am
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. -- Tony Bennett's homecoming was bittersweet. The Virginia Cavaliers' coach was born and raised in Green Bay and -- while playing for his father, Dick Bennett -- led the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix to lofty heights, including the program's first trip to the NCAA tourn…
8 December 2013 | 1:40 am
Greg Mays scored a career-high 24 points, and Keifer Sykes added 21 as Wisconsin-Green Bay pulled out a 75-72 win over Virginia on Saturday. Sykes made two free throws for the Phoenix (5-2) with 8.7 seconds left after Joe Harris missed a 3-pointer for Virginia. The Cavaliers (7-3) had a final chan…
8 December 2013 | 1:05 am
With guard Keifer Sykes and big man Alec Brown leading the way, Brian Wardle’s Green Bay Phoenix are expected to contend for the Horizon League title this season. That fact meant that Tony Bennett’s return to his alma mater wasn’t going to be an easy one, with his Virginia Cavaliers looking to…
8 December 2013 | 12:39 am
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Point guard Keifer Sykes scored 21 points and hit two free throws with 8.7 seconds left to close out Wisconsin-Green Bay's 75-72 victory over Virginia on Saturday in a non-conference meeting at the Resch Center. Forward Greg Mays scored a career-high 24 points while reserve guard…
8 December 2013 | 12:30 am
Marcus Georges-Hunt scored 14 of his 18 points in the first half Saturday, when Georgia Tech used a big run late in the period to blow open the game on the way to a 87-57 win over East Tennessee State. In the second half, Georgia Tech (7-3) connected for six of its 10 made 3-pointers as Stacey Pool…
7 December 2013 | 11:21 pm
Michael Qualls scored 17 points and Arkansas got just enough defensive stops late to hold off Clemson for a 74-68 win on Saturday. The Tigers limited Arkansas to only two field goals the final 10 minutes, created several second-chance opportunities and watched as the Razorbacks missed eight free th…
7 December 2013 | 11:07 pm
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Codi Miller-McIntyre scored nine of his 26 points in overtime as Wake Forest rallied from a double-digit deficit in the second half to beat Richmond 76-66 on Saturday. Tyler Cavanaugh added 15 points for the Demon Deacons (8-2), including a pair of free throws early in o…
7 December 2013 | 10:06 pm
Wake Forest finished regulation on a 7-0 run to force overtime, then dominated the extra session to beat Richmond, 76-66, on Saturday in Winston Salem, N.C., and end the Spiders' four-game winning streak.
7 December 2013 | 9:50 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- T.J. Warren scored 23 points to lead North Carolina State to a 76-66 victory over Long Beach State Saturday afternoon at PNC Arena.
7 December 2013 | 9:43 pm
NC State hosts 1-8 Long Beach State at 2 p.m. today, but the 49ers are already used to playing power conference opponents. Click here for the preview.
7 December 2013 | 4:25 pm
GAME OF THE DAY: No. 18 UCLA at Missouri (12:30 p.m., CBS) A matchup of 8-0 teams headlines Saturday’s improved slate of college basketball games thanks to the end of the college football regular season. The Bruins are 8-0 under new coach Steve Alford and have yet to face an opponent the caliber o…
7 December 2013 | 4:00 pm
CHAPEL HILL--- UNC used a stifling defensive effort to get an 81-50 victory Saturday night over UNC-Greensboro.
7 December 2013 | 12:48 pm