1. The Fall of Rysheed Jordan: How the Streets of Philly Swallowed an NBA Prospect

    PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Industrial Correctional Center sits on a strip of forgotten land between Interstate 95 and the Delaware River, 11 miles northeast of Philadelphia's downtown...

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  2. Former Villanova Basketball Coach Rollie Massimino Dies at Age 82

    Former Villanova Wildcats basketball coach Rollie Massimino died Wednesday at age 82. The university confirmed his death on its official athletics website ...

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  3. 4-Star SF Prospect Jamarko Pickett Commits to Georgetown over Maryland, Others

    Four-star small forward Jamarko Pickett has committed to the Georgetown Hoyas, Massanutten Military Academy head coach Chad Myers told Scout's Evan Daniels on Friday...

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  4. 4-Star PF Joey Hauser Announces Commitment to Marquette over Wisconsin

    Joey Hauser, one of the top post players in the 2018 recruiting class, announced Sunday he's planning to play college basketball at Marquette...

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  5. 4-Star Center Prospect Ian Steere Commits to Creighton over Louisville, Others

    The Creighton Bluejays bolstered their frontcourt Thursday ahead of the 2018-19 season with the commitment of 4-star center Ian Steere. Steere announced his decision on Twitter: The High Point, North Carolina, native is the No...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 6,181 reads 0 comments

  6. 4-Star SF Prospect Cole Swider Commits to Villanova over Duke, Syracuse, Xavier

    Villanova added a playmaking forward to their 2018 recruiting class Friday when Cole Swider joined the fold...

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  7. 4-Star SF AJ Reeves Commits to Providence over Virginia, Villanova, Louisville

    AJ Reeves, a 4-star small forward from the Brimmer and May School in Massachusetts, committed to Providence on Sunday according to Andrew Slater of 247Sports and Corey Evans of Rivals...

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  8. LaVall Jordan Named Butler Head Coach After 1 Year at Milwaukee

    Butler announced LaVall Jordan as its next head coach of its basketball team on Monday. Jeff Goodman of ESPN.com first reported the news and added the deal will be for six years...

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  9. 4-Star SF Prospect Brandon Slater Commits to Villanova over Maryland, Louisville

    Brandon Slater, a 4-star small forward from Fairfax, Virginia, announced Wednesday he has committed to play for the Villanova Wildcats...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 6,335 reads 0 comments

  10. 5-Star PG Tyger Campbell Commits to DePaul, Will Reclassify to Class of '18

    DePaul has landed a potential game-changing recruit in the form of 5-star point guard Tyger Campbell. Jeff Borzello of ESPN first reported the news, noting the class of 2019 player will try to reclassify for 2018...

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  11. Chris Holtmann, Butler Agree to Contract Extension Through 2025 Season

    The Butler Bulldogs and head basketball coach Chris Holtmann agreed to terms Friday on a contract extension that will carry his current deal through 2025, according to ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman and the Indianapolis Star 's David Woods ...

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  12. The Oral History of J. Cole's Basketball Career

    "You looking at LeBron James of the game," J. Cole rapped on his breakout mixtape, " The Warm Up," in 2009, just as he was catching the attention of future label boss Jay Z and long before his unstoppable record sales spawned its own meme ...

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  13. Xavier's Trevon Bluiett Arrested on Misdemeanor Marijuana Possession Charge

    Xavier Musketeers star Trevon Bluiett was arrested Monday on a misdemeanor possession count. According to Holly V...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 10,566 reads 0 comments

  14. Patrick Ewing Says Georgetown Needs to Get Back to 'Hoya Paranoia'

    New Georgetown head coach Patrick Ewing wants to return the swagger and attitude that defined the dominant Hoyas teams from the past, he said in his press conference Wednesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 6,228 reads 0 comments

  15. Patrick Ewing Named Georgetown Head Coach

    The Georgetown Hoyas hired Patrick Ewing to be their next head coach, the university announced on Monday. ESPN 980 first reported the news...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 64,827 reads 0 comments

  16. Patrick Ewing Reportedly 'Major Candidate' for Georgetown Basketball Head Coach

    Former NBA superstar and current Charlotte Hornets associate head coach Patrick Ewing has "emerged as [a] major candidate" for the head coach position at Georgetown, according to Jon Rothstein of FanRag Sports...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 21,364 reads 0 comments

  17. Mike Brey, Shaka Smart Reportedly Declined Georgetown Basketball HC Opening

    Georgetown reportedly reached out to both Notre Dame Fighting Irish head coach Mike Brey and Texas Longhorns head coach Shaka Smart about its basketball coaching vacancy, according ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 9,196 reads 0 comments

  18. Patrick Ewing Reportedly Being Considered for Georgetown Head Coaching Job

    Former Georgetown center and current Charlotte Hornets associate head coach Patrick Ewing is being considered for the Hoyas' head coaching vacancy...

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  19. B/R Looks Back at Dwyane Wade's Shining March Madness Moment with Marquette

    Before joining the NBA in 2003, Dwyane Wade used March Madness to gain national fame. In his second and final season in Marquette, the guard took the No. 3-seeded Golden Eagles to the Final Four...

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  20. John Thompson III Fired by Georgetown After 13 Seasons with Hoyas

    Georgetown fired head basketball coach John Thompson III on Thursday, ending a successful 13-year run in which he became the school's second-winningest head coach...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 29,867 reads 0 comments

  21. Marcus Foster Will Forgo 2017 NBA Draft, Return to Creighton

    Creighton guard Marcus Foster will return to Creighton for his senior season, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports and ESPN.com's Jeff Borzello ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 1,360 reads 0 comments

  22. Underdog? What Underdog? Butler's Kamar Baldwin Has Always Been a Star

    The legend began in diapers. You couldn't get a seat at his high school games. And on the eve of the Sweet 16, you ain't seen nothing yet.

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  23. Xavier Is Not Your Typical NCAA Tournament Cinderella Squad

    After losing its starting point guard and second-leading scorer, Edmond Sumner, Xavier had its season written off by critics. Now the Musketeers have made it to the round of 16 and are more ready than ever...

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  24. At Least One Double-Digit Seed Has Made It to Sweet 16 in Each of Last 10 Years

    Fact: No. 11 Xavier beat No. 3 Florida State 91-66 to advance to the Sweet 16 on Saturday. At least one double-digit seed has made it to the Sweet 16 in each of the last 10 years...

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  25. UNC vs. Butler: March Madness Sweet 16 Preview and Prediction

    Bleacher Report is your one-stop source for March Madness. From the first round to the final buzzer, Bleacher Report has you covered with the latest news and analysis, plus every highlight you can't miss...

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