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Practice doesn't begin for five weeks, and the opening tip is still more than two months away, but the accolades have already started coming in for North Carolina junior Marcus Paige. Earlier this week Blue Ribbon Magazine released its 2014-15 College Basketball Notebook, which featured Paige in the…
29 August 2014 | 10:13 pm

UNC basketball got all the competition it wanted—and then some—during its August exhibition trip to the Bahamas. The Tar Heels split a pair of games at the Summer of Thunder tournament, falling to the Providence (Bahamas) Storm on a late three-pointer before pummeling a team of Bahamian…
29 August 2014 | 1:29 am

When considering this year's Syracuse basketball team, there are more questions than answers. Jim Boeheim has to replace three starters, and two of those spots will likely be filled by freshmen. Aside from the returning starters, the rest of the lineup will be composed of players who played at most…
28 August 2014 | 1:45 am

Over the last several months, North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks has made sure he will be able to play more than the sparse 16.3 minutes per game he logged in his freshman campaign.  It is no secret he has lost some major weight this offseason. CBSSports.com's Matt Norlander has reported Meeks…
27 August 2014 | 3:24 am

When forward Akoy Agau posted a photo of himself clad in a hospital gown and about to undergo surgery on Tuesday morning, Louisville fans surely got a bit nervous. …
29 July 2014 | 3:50 pm

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Wake Forest has added Greek forward Konstantinos Mitoglou to its basketball roster.
22 July 2014 | 2:36 pm

Theo Pinson knows how to guarantee himself a significant role as a freshman at North Carolina - play defense. The 6-foot-6 swingman arrived this summer to help fill the Tar Heels' need for backcourt depth and bolster UNC's defense on the perimeter, where opponents blistered the Tar Heels in last se…
18 July 2014 | 8:23 pm

17 July 2014 | 2:42 pm

Rick Pitino's game plan doesn't include retirement any time soon. The 61-year-old Louisville men's basketball coach said Wednesday when asked how long he plans to continue coaching ''for a long time'' thanks to the enthusiasm provided by recent Cardinals recruiting classes. Pitino said during a ne…
9 July 2014 | 9:10 pm

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Florida Gators and Miami Hurricanes will renew their rivalry in men's basketball with a home-and-home series to begin in Gainesville on Monday, Nov. 17.
1 July 2014 | 9:49 pm