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Men's Basketball Rules Committee plans to clarify definition of flopping

Men’s Basketball Rules Committee plans to clarify definition of flopping

Story Links The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee plans to better define rules regarding flopping in the coming weeks with the intent of recommending officials assess without warning a Class B technical foul to players who fake being fouled, beginning in the 2022-23 season. All rule proposals must be approved by the …

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Jay Wright helped Villanova win the national title in 2016 and 2018.

Ex-Villanova basketball coach thinks transfers, NIL will nourish game

SARASOTA, Fla. — Jay Wright says he’s never felt this inexperienced in his life. After three decades of coaching men’s Division I college basketball, the two-time national champion coach now finds himself in the trenches of retirement after hanging it up at Villanova last month. “I want to sit back and just not be a …

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Taurean Green brings experience, perspective to Florida basketball

Taurean Green brings experience, perspective to Florida basketball

Much has changed in the 15 years since Taurean Green was last a part of the Florida men’s basketball program. There’s the landscape of Gainesville, which has undergone many changes since 2007, including the development of Celebration Pointe and the expansion of Butler Plaza. “Gainesville was a little town, and now it’s a city. When …

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Husky men's basketball lands talented Kentucky transfer Keion Brooks Jr.

Husky men’s basketball lands talented Kentucky transfer Keion Brooks Jr.

Kentucky transfer and former five-star recruit Keion Brooks Jr. announced Monday that he has committed to play for the Washington men’s basketball team next season. The 6-foot-7 small forward completes what has become an annual offseason makeover for UW, which brings in seven newcomers – four transfers and three high school recruits – to replace …

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Syracuse's Jim Boeheim Says NIL Is Good For College Basketball Because It Makes Some Teams Stronger

Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim Says NIL Is Good For College Basketball Because It Makes Some Teams Stronger

NEW YORK – NOVEMBER 19: Head coach Jim Boeheim of the Syracuse Orange looks on against the … [+] California Golden Bears during their semifinal game of the 2K Sports Classic on November 19, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) Getty Images While some college coaches are …

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Jacob Grandison announces transfer destination;  college basketball world reacts

Jacob Grandison announces transfer destination; college basketball world reacts

Highly coveted Illinois grad transfer Jacob Grandison has announced where he’ll play college basketball in the 2022-23 season. Grandison tweeted on Saturday that he’ll spend his remaining year of eligibility playing for the Duke Blue Devils. Sometimes all you need is the opportunity 💙😈 #13@TiptonEdits pic.twitter.com/nlA0PvtI9d — Jacob Grandison (@slimjake_) June 11, 2022 The 6’6″ …

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Who's Having A More Intriguing Off-Season Than Jon Scheyer?

Who’s Having A More Intriguing Off-Season Than Jon Scheyer?

There’s a lot we don’t know yet about how Jon Scheyer will do as Duke’s new head coach, and certainly replacing a legend like Mike Krzyzewski is not easy. However, part of the reason why Coach K retired is because of the dizzying changes college basketball has seen lately and the now-frenetic pace of recruiting. …

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Trent Frazier is officially a professional basketball player

Trent Frazier is officially a professional basketball player

The Illinois basketball team has another player who is entering the professional ranks. Some of the best Illini players in the history of the program have gone to a different country to play their post-college basketball. A good example is Brian Randle. He played eight seasons of basketball in a different country, and now he …

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SEC Return Rankings: Where Does Missouri Tigers Men's Basketball Land?

SEC Return Rankings: Where Does Missouri Tigers Men’s Basketball Land?

Missouri Tigers men’s basketball is set to welcome a slew of new faces next season. But change might be for the best after what was a disappointing 12-21 record in 2022. With all the new changes around the SEC, 247Sports revealed its conference program rankings on Saturday for next season based on the returning talent …

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