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Most cold-shooting big men won't deign to dabble with attempting free throws underhand because they're fearful of being ridiculed for it. Credit Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku for daring to be different. Onuaku, a 46.7 percent free throw shooter this past season, is experimenting with the Rick Barr…
29 June 2015
Louisville Cardinals center Chinanu Onuaku isn’t a great free-throw shooter, but to his credit, the big man is trying to change that.During Team USA's FIBA U19 World Championship game against Iran, Onuaku channeled his inner Rick Barry and sunk a granny-style foul shot.Barry, who hit 89.3 perc…
27 June 2015
Three months after Jim Boeheim revealed his intent to retire in three years, Syracuse also clarified its succession plan. Chancellor Kent Syverud announced Thursday that assistant coach Mike Hopkins has been formally named Syracuse's head coach-designate and will replace Boeheim following the 2017…
25 June 2015
Does the NCAA have enough evidence to bring down UNC men's basketball? The latest report leaves that unclear, and likely won't be cleared up anytime soon.
4 June 2015
The speed (or lack thereof) with which the wheels of NCAA justice turn could have a profound impact on North Carolina’s 2015-16 season.
22 May 2015
The departure of seven key players from last year's 38-win juggernaut didn't cause John Calipari to scale back his non-conference schedule for next season.
22 May 2015
The past two years, Virginia's modest non-conference slate didn't reflect its sudden emergence as a national power. That will change next season when the two-time ACC champions will play a non-league schedule worthy of their newfound elite status.  The marquee non-league game on Virginia's…
20 May 2015
Only a small percentage of players are athletic enough to pull off the dunk Louisville signee Donovan Mitchell attempted while messing around over the weekend. Even fewer have the creativity to conceive of it. Mitchell, a highly touted guard from Connecticut, began by sinking a 3-pointer from th…
11 May 2015