CBB News: August 27th, 2014

CBB News: August 27th, 2014

By Knup Auburn lands top recruit Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl was able to land a Top 100 player ...

CBB News: August 20th, 2014

CBB News: August 20th, 2014

By Knup VCU suspends point guard for season opener: The Virginia Commonwealth University Rams have suspended their point guard ...

CBB News: August 12th, 2014

CBB News: August 12th, 2014

By Knup Champions Classic Once again Stacked in 2014-2015 The pairings were released Wednesday for several of the college ...

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Villanova, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Former Villanova basketball coach Jack Kraft died on Thursday in New Jersey, the school said in a release Friday. He was 93. Kraft coached Villanova from 1961-73 and he finished with 238 victories. He guided the program to six NCAA Tournament appearances, including a run to the 1971 title game. The Wildcats lost 68-62 to UCLA in the final. “The Villanova community mourns the loss of Jack Kraft,” university president Rev. Peter M. Donohue said. “His leadership style inspired great continue
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The position of center is one that is becoming less and less important in the college game. More frequently, big men with the ability to stretch the floor and play multiple positions are more coveted. However, that does not mean that an elite center cannot make a major difference to a team. The issue is that finding such players is an extremely difficult task. With that said, here are the best players in the college game that still call themselves centers and are some of the best players in the country at any spot. FRANK continue
By Knup Auburn lands top recruit Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl was able to land a Top 100 player for the class of 2015. Just a couple days ago, Danjel Purifoy gave a verbal commitment to the Tigers, and now power forward Horace Spencer has committed. Pearl met with Spencer, who is 6’8, 210 at 12:01am – the day coaches were allowed to talk to recruits. Spencer was quoted as saying “they offered me the opportunity to start at the four-spot”. He is ranked 75th in the country in this current senior class. Connecticut and Arizona agree to two year deal The Connecticut Huskies continue
By Knup VCU suspends point guard for season opener: The Virginia Commonwealth University Rams have suspended their point guard Briante Weber for the season opener against Tennessee. Weber was also suspended for an exhibition game, for violating team rules. Weber was charged with petit larceny for stealing an iPhone5 back on July 24th. The 6’2 senior guard led college basketball in steal rate the last three seasons. Shaka Smart, the Rams head coach had this to say regarding his point guard: “Briante has failed to live up to the standards we’ve set for our program and we are holding him accountable.” Michigan’s LeVert continue
By Knup Champions Classic Once again Stacked in 2014-2015 The pairings were released Wednesday for several of the college basketball tournaments going on in 2014 – 2015. The State Farm Champions Classic once again sits at the top as one of the best around. The Champions Classic will take place in Indianapolis this season, and take place on November 18th. The Classic will feature the same four teams as a season ago with Kansas taking on Kentucky and Duke battling Michigan State. Outside of the Champions Classic, the Maui Invitational appears to be loaded as well woth Arizona, Kansas State and Purdue continue