NCAA Basketball

Victor Wembanyama is generational, Scoot Henderson is incredible, and more from pre-NBA draft matchup

The first matchup between Victor Wembanyama and Scoot Henderson was supposed to happen after both were already in the NBA as the No. 1 and No. 2 overall picks in the 2023 draft. For the first time since 2003, neither of the (projected) top-two picks were playing college basketball: Wembanyama, born and raised just outside …

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Maryland basketball’s underrated transfer, roster rebuild and the key to this season

If you’ve been reading along here, you know new Maryland point guard Jahmir Young has a chance to be the Terps’ best player this season. But nationally, Young, who averaged nearly 20 points per game in each of the past two seasons at Charlotte, hasn’t received as much hype as some other transfers. …

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UNC, Kansas headline CBS Sports’ top 15 jobs

College basketball’s top jobs rarely come open, and when they do, there’s usually an in-house candidate that was handpicked for the job. That was the case at Duke, North Carolina and Villanova when legendary coaches like Mike Krzyzewski, Roy Williams and Jay Wright stepped down. But which teams make up college basketball’s best …

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Indiana basketball coach Mike Woodson details adjusting to preseason hype, potentially scheduling Kentucky

Mike Woodson knows it’s good for Indiana basketball to have a real, national buzz surrounding the program for the first time since 2016. The second-year head coach understands that there are high expectations for the Hoosiers thanks to the return of Trayce Jackson-Davis, Race Thompson and Xavier Johnson — and the additions of …

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Antoine Davis is one of college basketball’s best-ever scorers. So why has no one noticed?

DETROIT — Antoine Davis, sitting here minding his own business in the upper rows of Calihan Hall, is the only active men’s Division I basketball player with more than 2,500 career points. He stands at 2,734, to be exact, in 111 games played. He’s already passed fellow 2,500-point scorers Elgin Baylor, Bill Bradley, Andrew Toney, …

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Cavinder Twins Rock Fresh Miami Uniforms That Give Big ‘Semi-Pro’ Vibes

College basketball season is just around the corner. Both the men’s and women’s seasons will tip off in less than a month. Among the women’s programs that are looking to compete for a national championship, the University of Miami believes that it might have something cooking. The Hurricanes finished 21-13 last season, 10-8 in-conference, and …

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NCAA Council approves NIT-type tourney for women’s basketball, votes to revive NCAA-run recruiting academies

On Wednesday, the NCAA Division I Council approved bringing back NCAA-sanctioned summer basketball academies and recruiting events for high school boys, sources told CBS Sports. In addition, the creation of a girls high school basketball academy event for the first time was also approved. The Council also passed a proposal for women’s college basketball to …

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