Kansas-bound power forward Cliff Alexander of Curie (IL) was named Naismith Player of Year by the Atlanta Tip-Off Club on Friday. Alexander was selected over fellow finalists Jahlil Okafor of Whitney Young (IL) and Stanley Johnson of Mater Dei (CA). Okafor is headed to play for the Duke Blue Dev…
8 March 2014 | 11:38 pm
The University of Louisville football team has been making dozens of Class of 2015 scholarship offers -- seemingly as many as any other team in the country -- since national signing day Feb. 5 as the Cardinals' new coaches attempt to catch up and establish their top targets for the next year.
8 March 2014 | 8:00 am
he has been Duke’s most consistent player this season while establishing himself as a frontrunner for both conference and national Player of the Year honors. Although Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski said in December that he’s “prepared for (Parker ...
7 March 2014 | 7:32 pm
McDonald's All-American Myles Turner, a 6-foot-11 center from Euless Trinity, will visit Kansas Wednesday and Duke on Saturday after taking unofficial visits to SMU and Texas A&M in the past week.
5 March 2014 | 5:11 pm
LAS VEGAS-- UNLV will headline the four-team field for the ... The tournament will showcase several of the top 2014 college basketball prospects. UNLV will have three of the top 32 Rival.com prospects in Rashad Vaughn, Dwayne Morgan and Goodluck Okonoboh.
4 March 2014 | 4:00 pm
Duke will ... at the newest NYC basketball arena, should be one of the nation’s top teams again. Jabari Parker and Rodney Hood are likely headed to the NBA, but with Rasheed Sulaimon likely returning and Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones and Justise ...
4 March 2014 | 12:43 pm
Votto returns It sounds like Joey Votto will joins us Wednesday night on Sports Talk.
3 March 2014 | 8:22 pm
What an amazing scene before Winthrop's game on Saturday. Coach Pat Kelsey honored the victims of the December 2012 shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.
3 March 2014 | 3:09 pm
The MHSAA state basketball tournament is here. In case you missed your prep work for the tournament, which begins Friday at the Mississippi Coliseum, here's an A-to-Z guide on what you need to know.
3 March 2014 | 8:00 am
Myles Turner’s intentions become more known The recruitment of the top uncommitted basketball recruit in the country, 6′-11″ center Myles Turner of Euless Trinity (TX) became more clear over the last week. The nation’s No. 5 ranked prospect took his first two official visi…
3 March 2014 | 1:17 am
Kelly Oubre is a 6′-7″, 190 pound small forward with a 7′-1″ wingspan. He played high school basketball his senior year at Findlay Prep (NV), and at Fort Bend Bush (TX) prior to that. Oubre signed with the Kansas Jayhawks during the early signing period. To be sure, the Houston Hoops grassr…
28 February 2014 | 4:57 am
His size-19 shoes are slightly ripped along the sides, and it would appear that Myles Turner is ready to grow and break through just about everything, from his clothes up to and including high school basketball.
28 February 2014 | 1:43 am
Malik Newman soared for a shot in Mississippi's Class 5A championship game. Newman is the son of former Mississippi State standout Horatio Webster.
26 February 2014 | 11:13 pm
Myles Turner, the top unsigned basketball recruit in the country, will take an official visit to Kansas on March 5. Turner's father, David, confirmed the visit to multiple outlets on Wednesday.
26 February 2014 | 7:48 pm
A Kansas City man who kidnapped, raped and killed a Raytown South High School freshman in 1989 was executed by lethal injection early Wednesday.
26 February 2014 | 7:24 pm
Regardless of how the rest of the 2013-14 season turns out for the Duke basketball team, it will be on the short list of national title contenders in 2014-15.
25 February 2014 | 11:04 pm
On the radar for Duke in recruiting: The 6-foot-11 big man, Myles Turner from Texas will visit Duke March 8 for the North Carolina game. Hard to say what his level of interest is but Duke is still on the… See more ›The post Recruiting Tidbits: Myles Turner, Tyus Battle, a 7-Footer and mo…
25 February 2014 | 9:02 pm
Myles Turner is a 6′-11″, 230 pound power forward with a 7′-2″ wingspan from Euless Trinity (TX), nearly in between Dallas and Fort Worth. Turner has not decided where he will play college basketball, and lists the Texas Longhorns, Duke Blue Devils, Kansas Jayhawks, Oklahoma…
24 February 2014 | 12:43 am
"Is there anything new with Myles Turner? Has he set up any other visits?" -- Brandon M., Oklahoma City I guess you could say that there is and there isn't anything new on the nation's No.
21 February 2014 | 11:00 pm
Austin Grandstaff 6’4, 185 | Class of 2015 Shooting Guard / Point Guard Rockwall, TX The 6’4 guard is ultra-competitive and very adept at getting himself to the tin. Grandstaff goes hard and does what you want in a guard,… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Guard Austin…
17 February 2014 | 5:47 pm
Diamond Stone 6’10, 235 | Class of 2015 Power Forward Milwaukee, WI Diamond Stone has reshaped his body and his game has benefited from it. He is a physical presence down low on both ends of the floor and in… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Center Diamond Stone appeare…
13 February 2014 | 6:55 pm
The latest on Myles Turner, Luke Kennard, Duke Football and Basketball recruiting and much more.
10 February 2014 | 1:21 pm
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5 February 2014 | 7:02 pm
Ivan Rabb 6’9, 205 | Class of 2015 Power Forward Oakland, CA Ivan Rabb is a long and lean machine around the basket. He’s dunking everything in sight on offense and protecting the rim in emphatic style on the defensive… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Power Forwa…
30 January 2014 | 12:41 pm
Matt Ryan 6’5, 185 | Class of 2015 Small Forward Cortlandt Manor, N.Y. Getting interest from the top schools in the nation came as a surprise to Matt Ryan, but not to those that have seen him play. Ryan is… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Small Forward Matt Ryan appear…
22 January 2014 | 4:44 pm
What schools are still on Top 10 2014 big man Myles Turner's list? Which schools are still in contention for his final three official visits?
21 January 2014 | 6:26 pm
Duke signees Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones and Justise Winslow named to the USA Junior National Select Team.
20 January 2014 | 6:01 pm
Eric Davis 6’3, 165 Class of 2015 Point Guard Eric Davis out of Saginaw, Michigan is an elite point guard in the 2015 class who is the perfect mix of scoring and passing. What I like about Davis is he… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Point Guard Eric Davis appeared first on…
16 January 2014 | 3:40 pm
2015 4-Star Big Man Chase Jeter will officially visit Duke for the UNC game on March 8th.
15 January 2014 | 1:42 pm
Brandon Ingram 6’7, 170 | Class of 2015 Small Forward Kinston, NC (Kinston) 6’7 small forward Brandon Ingram may be the best player in the state of North Carolina depending on who you ask. I will say inch for inch… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Small Forward Brando…
13 January 2014 | 8:00 am
Chase Jeter 6’10, 220 Class of 2015 Power Forward Chase Jeter is a heady player, don’t let his 6’10 size fool you, he is athletic and the comparisons to Tim Duncan are warranted in terms of style of play and… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Power Forward Chase Jeter app…
9 January 2014 | 2:13 pm
All four 2014 Duke commits nominated for the McDonald's All-American Game today.
7 January 2014 | 5:43 pm
Malik Newman 6’3, 175 Class of 2015 Shooting Guard Malik is an absolute gym rat and perfectionist. I’m not sure there is another recruit in any class that works harder on their game. Newman is a scoring machine, getting to… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Shooting Guard M…
6 January 2014 | 9:00 am
Attention all high school ballers, unless you know you are going to play college ball, please don’t try to take a charge when a high flyer is going for a dunk. You don’t want people to ask you one day if you ever played ball and when you respond yes, they go online and…
4 January 2014 | 11:03 pm
Luke Kennard is not only an elite shooter, he is an elite basketball player period. At 6’5 , 180, Kennard has good size for a shooting guard and the passing touch of a point guard. He rarely makes a bad… See more ›The post Recruiting Profile: 2015 Shooting Guard Luke Kennard appeared f…
30 December 2013 | 9:00 am
Photo gallery of Thon Maker, Seventh Woods, Brandon Ingram, Kwe Parker and Dennis Smith, Jr in action at the HSOT Invitational Tournament.
28 December 2013 | 3:33 pm
Will Duke add Trevon Lee or are they done with their 2014 recruiting class? Who is the Duke Basketball staff out recruiting right now? Who's the next commitment?
13 December 2013 | 6:02 pm
Is Duke finished with their 2014 basketball recruiting class? What about their 2014 football recruiting class? Any new targets in 2015?
5 December 2013 | 7:02 pm
Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones and Myles Turner will be featured on the ESPN family of networks starting tomorrow as part of the GEICO ESPN High School Basketball Showcase.
4 December 2013 | 9:19 pm
An update on 2015 Power Forward Chase Jeter, the most recent player to receive a scholarship offer from Duke and Coach K.
27 November 2013 | 12:26 am
It was inevitable don’t you think. Once center Jahlil Okafor and small forward Justise Winslow were roommates this summer during their international basketball gold medal run, it just seemed to me to be a sure thing they would play together. Once Tyus ...
26 November 2013 | 4:27 pm
The latest on Justise Winslow, how Duke will likely finish out the 2014 football and basketball recruiting classes and more.
21 November 2013 | 1:32 pm
5-Star small forward Justise Winslow will announce his college decision tomorrow at a small school ceremony.
20 November 2013 | 6:07 pm
DeLaSalle power forward Reid Travis won't be playing for the Gophers next season ... would have been the Gophers' top recruit since Royce White in 2009. Travis also considered Duke but wouldn't say which school was runner-up. Travis said it was "intriguing ...
19 November 2013 | 3:38 pm
Leave it to Jahlil Okafor’s dad to publicly recruit Justise Winslow to Duke. Just a day after his son and his son’s buddy, Tyus Jones, committed to the Blue Devils, Chuck Okafor tweeted what amounted to that plea in two tweets Saturday, essentially ...
16 November 2013 | 2:29 pm
Onsite report from Whitney Young, where the #1 player in the nation -- Jahlil Okafor -- announced he would play for Duke University…
15 November 2013 | 11:35 pm
November 15, 2013 will go down in Duke history as a monumental recruiting day for the Duke staff, having landed a pair of top 5 players, 6'11" Jahlil Okafor & 6'2" Tyus Jones.
15 November 2013 | 8:49 pm
Will Justise Winslow follow (Getty ... received commitments from center Jahlil Okafor and point guard Tyus Jones, Rivals.com's No. 1 and No. 5 recruits in the Class of 2014. Okafor and Jones, who chose Duke over Kansas and Baylor, are generally ...
14 November 2013 | 4:00 pm
Two of the nation’s top prospects, Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones, committed to Duke simultaneously on ... Three players in Rivals’ top 10 — Myles Turner (6), Rashad Vaughn (7) and Justise Winslow (9) — remain unsigned.
14 November 2013 | 4:00 pm
Duke and Kansas are the two finalists for the most high profile "package deal" in recent memory, Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor. Their final decision will come Friday at 4PM.
14 November 2013 | 1:44 pm