Penn State’s Pat Chambers resigns after internal investigation

Penn State's Pat Chambers resigns after internal investigation

Penn State Nittany Lions basketball coach Patrick Chambers resigned on Wednesday following an internal investigation stemming from a story published by The Undefeated in July.  Assistant coach Jim Ferry will replace Chambers and serve as interim coach for the upcoming season.  Iowa State guard Rasir Bolton, who transferred from the PSU program, told The Undefeated … Read more Penn State’s Pat Chambers resigns after internal investigation

Georgetown Prospect Omer Yurtseven is Ready for Center Stage | Basketball Insiders

Georgetown Prospect Omer Yurtseven is Ready for Center Stage | Basketball Insiders

Omer Yurtseven, the 7-foot tall, Georgetown center, posted an impressive junior season in 2019-20; he averaged 15.5 points, 9.8 rebounds and 1.5 blocks. With legitimate NBA size and skills, it’s no mystery why he’s confident. “I don’t think anyone has my combination of tools and versatility,” Yurtseven recently told Basketball insiders. But he’s also a … Read more Georgetown Prospect Omer Yurtseven is Ready for Center Stage | Basketball Insiders

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10 college basketball players primed for breakout seasons in 2020-21

10 college basketball players primed for breakout seasons in 2020-21

Breakout players can turn a good team into a Final Four contender. On this week’s episode of March Madness 365, Andy Katz, along with Turner Sports’ Chad “March Chadness” Aycock, discuss 10 contenders to break out this season. Katz also ranked his top 20 candidates for the nation’s top shooting guard on this edition of the pod. Pac-12 Network’s … Read more 10 college basketball players primed for breakout seasons in 2020-21

Michael Jordan: ‘I Have No Patience For Coaching’

Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls

Michael Jordan remains the biggest NBA icon in the basketball world and, yet, there’s still an air of mystique that surrounds the six-time champion. Hoping to uncover some of the mystery, Cigar Aficionado’s Marvin R. Shanken held an extensive interview with Jordan, asking him questions about his career, his father, his hobbies and a plethora … Read more Michael Jordan: ‘I Have No Patience For Coaching’

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College basketball teams poised for historically great seasons in 2020-21

College basketball teams poised for historically great seasons in 2020-21

Last college basketball season, Baylor, Dayton and San Diego State each produced arguably the best team in program history, with all three being serious contenders for a potential No. 1 seed during the season. Which men’s basketball programs could be poised for a similar, all-time great team during the 2020-21 season? We can use preseason … Read more College basketball teams poised for historically great seasons in 2020-21

2023 NBA Draft Prospect Victor Wembanyama Impresses Against Rudy Gobert

Victor Wembanyama

French basketball player Victor Wembanyama stood out in a recent workout against the Jazz’s Rudy Gobert and Celtics’ Vincent Poirier. Following the workout, ESPN’s Mike Schmitz referred to the 16-year-old French big man as “arguably the best prospect in the world regardless of age.” Standing at 7-3 with a 7-8 wingspan, Wembanyama has a chance … Read more 2023 NBA Draft Prospect Victor Wembanyama Impresses Against Rudy Gobert

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9 men’s college basketball coaches who could be the next to reach 800 wins

9 men's college basketball coaches who could be the next to reach 800 wins

Just nine men’s college basketball head coaches have compiled at least 800 wins in their career, led by Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski at 1,157 entering the 2020-21 season. Coach K is one of four active coaches who have reached the exclusive club, along with Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim, North Carolina’s Roy Williams and West Virginia’s Bob Huggins. … Read more 9 men’s college basketball coaches who could be the next to reach 800 wins