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Top NBA Prospect, Zion Williamson, Injured After Nike Shoe Blows Apart

Top NBA Prospect, Zion Williamson, Injured After Nike Shoe Blows Apart

Freshman sensation and top NBA draft prospect, Zion Williamson, suffered a knee sprain after his Nike shoe blew out during the opening minute of top-ranked Duke’s showdown with No. 8 North Carolina on Wednesday at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C. Zion was injured on a bizarre play in which he dribbled near the top [...]

February 21, 2019 admin CBB, Headlines 0

NBA Draft Recruit Kevin Porter Jr. has Been Suspended Indefinitely

NBA Draft Recruit Kevin Porter Jr. has Been Suspended Indefinitely

According to USC head coach, freshman Kevin Porter Jr. has been suspended indefinitely for undisclosed “conduct issues.” Porter has been battling a thigh injury this season while still managing to stand out as a potential top 10 draft recruit. However, now that he has been suspended, the remainder of his season as well as his [...]

January 14, 2019 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Kansas Jayhawks’ Pooka Williams Arrested for Domestic Battery

Kansas Jayhawks’ Pooka Williams Arrested for Domestic Battery

The Kansas Jayhawks have suspended running back Pooka Williams after he was arrested on suspicion of domestic battery. According to police records, Williams was arrested on a charge of “domestic battery; knowing or reckless bodily harm to family/person in dating relationship.” The University of Kansas Police Department booked him Thursday afternoon. Kansas head coach Les [...]

December 7, 2018 admin CFB, Headlines 0

UNC Hires Mack Brown as Head Coach

UNC Hires Mack Brown as Head Coach

The University of North Carolina has hired Mack Brown as its next head football coach. According to 247Sports, Brown has agreed to a second tenure in Chapel Hill, and the program will make an announcement Tuesday. The 67-year-old Brown is currently an analyst at ESPN. He was UNC’s head coach from 1988 to 1997 and [...]

November 26, 2018 admin CFB, Headlines 0

College Basketball Player’s Crazy Vicious Elbow to his Opponents Face

College Basketball Player’s Crazy Vicious Elbow to his Opponents Face

We may have just witnessed one of the most vicious and blatantly dirty acts ever committed in college basketball. The player, Kewan Platt of Fitchburg State, was caught on video elbowing sophomore guard Nate Tenaglia, who’d just attempted a 3-point shot from the corner. Prior to his cheap shot, Platt air-balled a three at the [...]

November 14, 2018 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Virginia Tech Suspends Chris Clarke Indefinitely

Virginia Tech Suspends Chris Clarke Indefinitely

On Wednesday, Virginia Tech suspended Chris Clarke indefinitely without any explanation. He was removed from the team’s official online roster just one week prior to the Hokies’ season opener. The 6-foot-6 210-pound combo guard/ forward averaged 9.2 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 2.7 assists per game during his first three seasons. He was expected to move [...]

November 1, 2018 admin CBB, Headlines 0

NCAA Announces Major Changes to Eligibility Requirements

NCAA Announces Major Changes to Eligibility Requirements

On Wednesday, the NCAA announced major changes to eligibility requirements for college basketball players who wish to declare for the NBA draft. From now on, and subject to approval by the NBA and NBPA, student-athletes who enter the draft and aren’t selected will now be able to return to school as long as they notify [...]

August 8, 2018 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Villanova Wins 2nd Championship in 3 Years

Villanova Wins 2nd Championship in 3 Years

For the second time in three years, the top-seeded Wildcats are national champions in men’s college basketball, knocking off No. 3 Michigan 79-62. Donte DiVincenzo and a defensive turnaround is what gave Villanova its second national title in three years. Villanova started out flat, unable to slow the Wolverines, but DiVincenzo gave them the spark [...]

April 3, 2018 admin CBB, Headlines 0

NBA Scout Says Trae Young Isn’t Worth Lottery Pick After Oklahoma’s NCAA Tourney Exit

NBA Scout Says Trae Young Isn’t Worth Lottery Pick After Oklahoma’s NCAA Tourney Exit

Get ready for Trae Young to slip down NBA draft boards everywhere, apparently. Shortly after Oklahoma fell to Rhode Island in overtime during the first round of NCAA Tournament, Bleacher Report’s Jonathan Wasserman relayed some quotes from executives and scouts that bring the point guard’s future under question. The most damning take of all? At [...]

March 16, 2018 admin CBB, Headlines 0

NCAA Tournament: Looking At The Super Nasty Midwest Bracket

NCAA Tournament: Looking At The Super Nasty Midwest Bracket

Details are now emerging that the 2018 March Madness is going to be an interesting one where everyone involved from the top seed Virginia to those who barely made it like Arizona State feel as though they’re on the bubble. The printable 2018 March Madness Bracket came out on Sunday when many people are asking, [...]

March 15, 2018 admin CBB, College 0