For some teams, a win in the NCAA tournament would be a significant achievement. For the elite contenders, anything short of a Final Four run would be a disappointment.
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Will Steve Alford get the most out of UCLA's talent? Is Arizona headed for a drop-off? The Pac-12 seems to be bereft of sure-fire contenders.
Last year, it was Marvin Bagley III. This year, it's R.J. Barrett. Each of the past No. 1-ranked players have graduated early to get to college -- and the NBA -- faster.
Say goodbye to Deandre Ayton and Trae Young. Say hello to Zion Williamson, R.J. Barrett and Nassir Little and the next wave of highlight-reel freshmen.
The top programs are looking ahead to their expected recruiting needs for 2019. Here's what they're targeting.
These players, including Duke super freshman Zion Williamson, are coming to a college basketball highlight reel soon.
The latest batch of college stars heard their names called in the NBA draft. Who will replace them at the nation's top programs?
After winging it with their perimeter depth late in a trying season, the Wizards decided they needed more, so they selected a mature 18-year-old in Troy Brown with the 15th pick in the draft.
Kentucky's late addition of Reid Travis forced us to adjust our 2018-19 rankings. There's no denying that the Stanford graduate transfer puts the Wildcats over the top.
Can Michigan State contend with a team built around Nick Ward? How will Mike Krzyzewski utilize Zion Williamson? Each Top 25 team has a pressing question to answer this summer.
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Elijah Brown out of Oregon — son of assistant coach Mike Brown — plans to play Summer League for Golden State, league sources tell ESPN.
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Evaluated and spoke with Kahlil Whitney last weekend at the EYBL. He is receiving heavy recruiting attention from Florida State, Louisville, Illinois , Miami, Ohio State, Oregon, Seton Hall and Saint John's. He is one of the better small forwards in the class of 2019.
The 2018-19 picture is coming into clear view after the NBA draft early-entry deadline. The Jayhawks hold firm at the top spot, while Nevada rose higher in the top 10.
The deadline for early entrants to declare for the NBA draft has passed, so it's time to re-evaluate the early top 25 for 2018-19. With so many players testing the waters yet not signing with an agent, it's more art than science.
Troy Brown, a freshman forward at Oregon this past season, told ESPN he will enter the 2018 NBA draft. Brown is No. 20 in the ESPN 100 draft rankings.
Villanova reigns as national champion. How does the field stack up for next season? Here's your first look at the best of the best for next season.
Headlined by the 1972 UCLA Bruins, 80 teams have cut down the nets at an NCAA tournament. Villanova became the latest, winning its second title in three years. Where does this triumph rank all time?