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USA Basketball's Junior National Team minicamp, back after a 3-year hiatus, to feature 62 players

USA Basketball’s Junior National Team minicamp, back after a 3-year hiatus, to feature 62 players

USA Basketball has invited 62 of the top high school basketball players to its Junior National Team minicamp, to be held Oct. 7-10 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This marks the first time in three years this event will be held because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of the best young players in the NBA, along …

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What's next for Emoni Bates, once a prized basketball recruit whose future is now in limbo

What’s next for Emoni Bates, once a prized basketball recruit whose future is now in limbo

Emoni Bates was one of the best high school prospects in the country and was hailed as “the next Kevin Durant.” Bates has fallen considerably over the past two years since he received those glowing accolades and projections. Perhaps his lowest point was last weekend, when he was arrested on weapon charges after a traffic …

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DI Women's Basketball Committee announces 2023 championship format

DI Women’s Basketball Committee announces 2023 championship format

The NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee completed its annual summer meeting last week, with planning for the 2022-23 season and championship front and center. The 2023 championship regional rounds will move to a two-host format, with eight competing teams playing at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina, and eight at Climate Pledge …

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UConn, Texas and more key women's college basketball questions

UConn, Texas and more key women’s college basketball questions

We’re less than 100 days from the start of the 2022–23 women’s college basketball season, and while fall practices are still a ways away, much of the offseason madness has shaken out. A multitude of high-profile transfers and some major coaching changes seem poised to add even more intrigue to the upcoming campaign, plus perennial …

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How NCAA's new transfer window impacts college basketball

How NCAA’s new transfer window impacts college basketball

By John FantaFOX Sports College Basketball Writer Transfers, transfers and … transfers. More than 1,700 men’s college basketball players entered their names into what is simply referred to as “the portal” this offseason, causing a flurry of activity and buzz-worthy storylines. On Wednesday, a proposal was made in an effort to provide some more direction …

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Tennessee basketball receives SEC Tournament title rings

Tennessee basketball receives SEC Tournament title rings

Tennessee basketball’s SEC Tournament championship rings have arrived. The Vols received the rings after an afternoon workout at Pratt Pavilion Thursday, documented by a video and photos on social media. ? shiny? pic.twitter.com/r70ULiGjgq —Tennessee Basketball (@Vol_Hoops) September 23, 2022 At Amalie Arena in Tampa back in March, …

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UK basketball begins recruiting period with eye on DJ Wagner

Starting Friday, the NCAA Division I men’s basketball recruiting calendar shifts from a quiet period to a recruiting period. A quiet period is defined as a “period of time when it is permissible to make in-person recruiting contacts only on the member institution’s campus. No in-person, off-campus recruiting contacts or evaluations may be made.” A …

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ACC Preview #12 - After A Very Tough Year, Is Florida State Back?  Sure Looks Like It

ACC Preview #12 – After A Very Tough Year, Is Florida State Back? Sure Looks Like It

What to make of Florida State? Last season the ‘Noles could have auditioned for the old TV show M*A*S*H* because Florida State had an insane level of injuries. Leonard Hamilton had to use 13 different lineups and as we recall, at times walk-ons got minutes they would never have seen in a normal year. FSU …

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