College basketball

News from around the world of college basketball.

Will Mudiay's decision affect future recruiting?


Emmanuel Mudiay has chosen to forgo his college career and turn pro this year. How will this affect college recruiting for years to come?

Updated college hoops championship odds


Who does Vegas think will win the championship? Which team from the Big East is most likely to cut down the nets as of today?

SJU escapes Brooklyn with 65-59 win over Columbia


St. John's bends, but doesn't break in final game before Big East play.

Not Half Bad Pod 11 - Tap Dancin' Barchi edition

We dig into the mess that has been the hiring of Julie Hermann, the firings, the Eddie Jordan degree debacle (with a lesson in word definition!) AND even some chatter about St. John's Rysheed...

Estimated effect of realignment on BE Media Deal


New financial numbers guess at the fallout from conference realignment for the Big East's media deal.

Why haven't basketball schools left the Big East?


What's the break-even point for basketball schools to leave the Big East Conference? St. John's is one of two schools who recently wanted to keep the Big East together. And the logic makes sense.

Basketball schools brace for realignment fallout

On Rutgers, Maryland, Connecticut, and this idea that St. John's could go to the ACC.

MSG will host East regional in 2014


But since MSG is the Johnnies home court, it's likely that St. John's can't play in the East region that year.

Notre Dame in talks to jump from Big East in 2013

The Fighting Irish's Athletic Director opened a line of dialogue about moving Notre Dame's basketball and non-revenue sports to the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2013, not in 27 months.

No ACC takeover of Madison Square Garden

Madison Square Garden declined to bid on the ACC's men's basketball tournament from 2016-2021.

Fare thee well Jim Calhoun


Jim Calhoun will announce his retirement from the UConn Huskies on Thursday, leaving a legendary career behind.

Conference realignment: Notre Dame to ACC in all sports except football + hockey

Conference realignment: Notre Dame to ACC in all sports except football + hockey.

Former Johnnies guard Omari Lawrence tries to resurrect his career at Kansas State


Former St. John's guard Omari Lawrence is trying to rediscover the form that made him a star in the Bronx.

Malone Mulhall Benefit Game to feature Chris Mullin, other St. John's alumni


The Malone Mulhall Benefit Game will be played at Adelphi University on July 28th to honor three young adults who lost their lives in a 2010 car accident. St. John's alumni and other notable...

NIT final: Stanford crushes Minnesota, 75-51, for NIT title


Stanford crushed Minnesota, 75-51, in Thursday's NIT championship game at Madison Square Garden.

NIT semifinals: Minnesota squeaks by Washington in overtime, 68-67; set to face Stanford on Thursday


Minnesota defeated Washington in the NIT semifinal, 68-67, in overtime at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. The Gophers move on to play Stanford on Thursday night for the title.

NIT semifinals: Stanford defeats UMass, 74-64, before Minutemen-heavy crowd


Stanford defeated UMass, 74-64, in the NIT semifinals at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday.

NIT semifinals tip off Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden


The NIT semifinals take place at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. UMass, Stanford, Minnesota, and Washington clash in hopes of a postseason championship.

An explanation of terms: stats + tempo-neutral terminology used on the Rumble


While getting ready to review the St. John's basketball season on the Rumble, I realized that I had never compiled any sort of explanation for the terminology. I realize some of the tempo-fee/...

List of college basketball firings/ coaching changes, March 2011


Updated list of 2011's coach firings/ coaching openings in college basketball.

2010 Coaching Carousel: More teams hand out pinkslips


It's that season, where schools look upon others going to the postseason with green envy and make a move to try and revitalize their program, chopping off the public head. Here is our update on the...

College Basketball Coaches on the Hot Seat - 2010


It's that time again - I can tell from the searches that are leading to this blog - to start talking about the college basketball coaches on the hot seat. Many of the coaches on this list were...

Anthony DiLoreto to Utah State


Being tall really does get you a chance, as stated earlier: Anthony DiLoreto, famous nationwide for participating in a botched bank robbery (and stealing a tank of gas for said robbery), has a...

Thoughts on John Calipari, from the Church of Bracketology


(Pico's note: this is by Raycroft, the head and Reverend of the Church of Bracketology.) What a strange couple of weeks in College Hoops have just passed. I am not even going to touch the Pitino...

Bzdelik, the master of the "casual talk"


You may have heard that Colorado Buffaloes head coach Jeff Bzdelik (once the coach of the NBA Denver Nuggets), had a "casual talk" with the General Manager of the Minnesota Timberwolves while...

Jio Fontan, trying to get out of Fordham


I've been following the Jio Fontan story this offseason. It's rare to see a school refuse to release a player from his commitment when that player no longer wants to play for the team - disgruntled...

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