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New NCAA rules are more cosmetic than they are consequential

There are some things to like about the new NCAA rules, such as allowing undrafted players to return to school. But if the aim was to eliminate corruption in the sport, then it's another missed opportunity by the NCAA.

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Jalen on NCAA changes: 'This is just window shopping'

Jalen Rose criticizes the NCAA for the latest sweeping policy and rule changes for college basketball.

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Calipari has questions about NCAA rule changes

John Calipari raises questions about the new rules that the NCAA adopted and says "there's a lot of stuff that needs to be worked out."

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Recruiting

ESPN 100 Kira Lewis reclassifies to 2018, commits to Alabama

Lewis is an athletic and attack-minded guard in the mold of Collin Sexton and is a major addition for the Crimson Tide.

What No. 14 recruit Kahlil Whitney brings to Kentucky

The perimeter player became the second five-star commitment for the Wildcats in the 2019 class.

BPI Ratings

Why does BPI rate Marquette higher than Duke or Kentucky?

ESPN's preseason BPI places a premium on returning production and experience.

Kansas, Gonzaga lead the way in 2018 BPI

ESPN's preseason Basketball Power Index (BPI) has tabbed Kansas, which brings back key upperclassmen and adds three notable transfers, as the best team in the nation.

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Duke

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Zion Williamson dunks from free-throw line

Duke freshman Zion Williamson channels his inner Michael Jordan and floats for a one-handed slam from the foul line.

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Kentucky

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Kentucky cruises to 93-60 win over Team Toronto

Wildcats forward Reid Travis talks about adjusting to John Calipari's coaching style and being a fifth-year senior playing with such a young roster.

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Kentucky

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Best of Kentucky in Bahamas

Go behind the scenes with the Kentucky Wildcats as they spend a few days in the Bahamas enjoying a water park, practicing and giving back.

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Kentucky

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Wildcats top San Lorenzo de Almagro 91-68

Freshman Tyler Herro reflects on his 22-point performance and discusses what it means to play with such a talented cast at Kentucky.

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Bilas: NCAA's new proposed rules miss the mark

Jay Bilas speaks with SVP about why the NCAA's new proposed rules miss the mark and the situation USA Basketball is in now ranking players.

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Greenberg says NCAA is 'not getting anything accomplished'

Seth Greenberg explains who the new NCAA policies will impact, saying these rules are made "for the classes as opposed to the masses."

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Kentucky

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Kentucky defeats Bahamas National Team 85-61

Wildcats sophomore Nick Richards talks about playing with his new teammates and his 19-point performance in the win.

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