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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

Manny Pacquiao Set to Comeback

Manny Pacquiao Set to Comeback

At 37, Manny Pacquiao has nothing left to prove as a professional boxer. He is without question an all-time great. His climb up in weight has been one of the most remarkable in the history of the sport. His promotional team refers to him as an “eight-division world champion” and lazy boxing writers repeat this [...]

February 8, 2018 Briggs Seekins Boxing, College, Headlines 0

NBA Scout Believes Oklahoma’s Trae Young Will Be Surefire Top-10 Pick in 2017 Draft

NBA Scout Believes Oklahoma’s Trae Young Will Be Surefire Top-10 Pick in 2017 Draft

Some people doubt whether the rise of Oklahoma’s Trae Young portends a prolific future in the NBA. But at least a handful of scouts from the Association aren’t among them. Bleacher Report’s Jonathan Wasserman spoke with a few scouts about the 6’2″ point guard’s upcoming draft stock, and one common theme emerged—they all believe Young [...]

January 12, 2018 admin CBB, College, Headlines 0

Big Baller Brand Goes to Europe: LiAngelo Ball and LaMelo Sign with Pro Team in…Lithuania

Big Baller Brand Goes to Europe: LiAngelo Ball and LaMelo Sign with Pro Team in…Lithuania

Big Baller Brand is headed to Europe! To be more exact: Big Baller Brand will be taking its pull to…Lithuania. LaVar Ball has made good on his promise to get his sons, LiAngelo Ball and LaMelo Ball, overseas contracts after pulling the former out of UCLA and declaring that the latter, 16, would forego the [...]

December 12, 2017 admin CBB, Headlines 0

After LaVar Ball Pulls LiAngelo Ball from UCLA, Both LaMelo and LiAngelo Exploring Pro Options Overseans

After LaVar Ball Pulls LiAngelo Ball from UCLA, Both LaMelo and LiAngelo Exploring Pro Options Overseans

The Ball family is parting ways with UCLA—and, it seems, the NCAA in general. LaVar Ball told ESPN.com’s Jeff Goodman on Tuesday he would be pulling LiAngelo Ball from UCLA’s basketball program: This decision comes on the heels of LiAngelo being detained for shoplifting while on a team trip in China. LaVar, apparently, isn’t happy [...]

December 5, 2017 admin CBB 0

Herm Edwards Named Head Coach of Arizona State

Herm Edwards Named Head Coach of Arizona State

On Sunday night former NFL coach and current ESPN analyst Herm Edwards accepted the Arizona State head-coaching job. Arizona State is currently restructuring its football department to give it a more NFL like structure. “Our goal for this football program is to reach unprecedented heights, and therefore we need to find a way to operate [...]

December 4, 2017 admin CFB, Headlines 0

Ole Miss Gets 2-Year Bowl Ban, Scholarship Loss for NCAA Violations

Ole Miss Gets 2-Year Bowl Ban, Scholarship Loss for NCAA Violations

After five years of investigation, analysis and consideration, Ole Miss has received its NCAA ruling which included several sanctions for NCAA rules violations as well as a two-year bowl ban. The Ole Miss football program faced 21 allegations, some of which being academic fraud, impermissible benefits provided to student-athletes by boosters and a lack of [...]

December 1, 2017 admin CFB, Headlines 0