As ESPN Hypes Ben Simmons, Buddy Hield, Brice Johnson Make Statements for National Player of Year
In recent years, more seasoned players like Creighton's Doug McDermott (2014) and Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky (2015) have won National Player of the Year honors during...Tuesday January 5, 2016Mike Gminski was a 'reclassification' pioneer
Long before Derryck Thornton, Andrew Wiggins and Nerlens Noel, the switch from high school junior to college freshman basketball star was made by a guy...Sunday June 7, 2015Basketball Recruits Visiting UNC vs Louisville on Saturday
An elite collection of basketball recruits are expected courtside for UNC’s pivotal ACC matchup with Louisville on Saturday. Jaylen Brown: The No. 1 overall player...Wednesday January 7, 2015Seventh Woods' Life in Public Eye: From Mixtape Phenom to Scrutinized Recruit
His basketball mixtape has generated more than 11.5 million hits on YouTube. One of his dunks led SportsCenter. And he was invited to appear on...Friday August 15, 2014Good luck trying to pick preseason basketball All-Americans for this season
Which underlined something I've been thinking about for a while -- specifically how there probably won't be a single consensus preseason All-American in college basketball...Friday August 1, 2014Harry Giles looking to regain his spot in 2016
It wasn't long ago that Harry Giles III was considered the consensus best player in the class of 2016. In fact, many thought he was...Tuesday July 22, 2014Watch emotional Isaiah Austin get selected with ceremonial pick in NBA draft; Twitter reacts
While Andrew Wiggins of Kansas was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the No. 1 pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night, the moment...Friday June 27, 2014Conference Basketball Catchup: Kansas and Texas battle atop the Big 12
Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid leave Kansas after one season, and Marcus Smart departs early, too: All this was expected but still noteworthy. Wiggins and...Wednesday June 25, 2014Andrew Wiggins declares for NBA draft
Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins announced his plans to declare for the NBA draft on Monday, ending his short year with the Jayhawks and following the...Monday March 31, 2014Dante Exum Done With School, Next Move Awaits
Dante Exum finished school at the Australian Institute of Sport on Friday and now the basketball world awaits his next move. The 6-foot-6 Exum may...Sunday November 24, 2013Wilbon: College basketball needed this night
In its greatest fantasies perhaps the best the Final Four can hope for is to be a passable sequel. The final weekend of college basketball...Wednesday November 13, 2013Is Andrew Wiggins Bad for College Basketball?
College basketball is magazine covers — ESPN The Magazine and Sports Illustrated in the same month. College basketball is the NBA hype machine going full...Tuesday November 12, 2013After Committing to Kansas, Andrew Wiggins Waited Three Days to Respond to Bill Self’s Text
After committing to Kansas last May, Andrew Wiggins did not respond to a text from head coach Bill Self for three days. That was one...Thursday October 10, 2013Candid Coaches: Which 2014 prospect will have best NBA career?
Despite three five-star players reclassifying from the class of 2014 into the recently graduated class of 2013, the rising senior class has remained strong at...Thursday August 15, 2013Luke Kennard updates his recruitment
Luke Kennard, a 6-foot-5, 185-pound combo guard out of Franklin (Ohio) High School, put on a show in a first round game at the 16U...Tuesday July 23, 2013Tudor: Andrew Wiggins decision a symbol of ACC weakness
If most of the 2014 NBA draft projections are on target, the ACC’s group of incoming basketball recruits will not have a big "wow" factor...Friday May 17, 2013Scout.com Final 2013 Basketball Recruit Rankings
Andrew Wiggins closes out his high school career ranked as the No. 1 player in the 2013 class. Julius Randle, Jabari Parker, Aaron Gordon and...Thursday May 16, 2013Chansky: That KU Comparison
Carolina and Kansas are in the college basketball news again, this time over the commitment of top recruit Andrew Wiggins to play for the Jayhawks...Wednesday May 15, 2013Andrew Wiggins Commits to Kansas
The most-hyped recruitment in recent high school basketball history has finally come to a close. Andrew Wiggins, the No. 1 player in the class of...Tuesday May 14, 2013Where do the Andrew Wiggins runners-up go from here?
The Tar Heels seemed like a good fit for Andrew Wiggins, as he could have come in and had a chance to win a national...Tuesday May 14, 2013