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(12) Connecticut Edges Florida on Napier’s Buzzer Beater

(12) Connecticut Edges Florida on Napier’s Buzzer BeaterJoe Robbins/Getty Images(STORRS, Conn.) -- Shabazz Napier hit a jumper as time expired to give No. 12 Connecticut a 65-64 win over No. 15 Florida Monday night at Gampel Pavilion. "It went in slow motion," said Napier, who scored 26 points in the victor...

Smart’s 39 Leads (7) Oklahoma State over Memphis 101-80

Smart’s 39 Leads (7) Oklahoma State over Memphis 101-80Jamie Squire/Getty Images(STILLWATER, Okla.) --  There's at least one player who isn't too thrilled with freshmen being the talk of the college basketball world this season, so he went out and did something about it. Sophomore guard Marcus Smart s...

No. 5 Kansas Trumps Duke 94-83

No. 5 Kansas Trumps Duke 94-83Joe Robbins/Getty Images(CHICAGO) --  Andrew Wiggins scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half to lead No. 5 Kansas to a 94-83 win over (4) Duke on Tuesday night in game two of the Champions Classic. "Big players make big plays," Wiggins said....

(2) Michigan State Holds Off (1) Kentucky 78-74

(2) Michigan State Holds Off (1) Kentucky 78-74G. Fiume/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- Branden Dawson tipped in a missed shot with under six seconds remaining, and No. 2 Michigan State held off top-ranked Kentucky 78-74 in the first game of the Champions Classic on Tuesday night.  It's early in the ...

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/11/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/11/13Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --NFL: Tampa Bay Buccaneers 22 (1-8) - Miami Dolphins 19 (4-5) NBA: San Antonio Spurs 109 (7-1) - Philadelphia 76ers 85 (4-4) Indiana Pacers 95 (8-0) - Memphis Grizzlies 79 (3-4) Atlanta Hawks 103 (4-3) - Charlotte Bobcats...

Florida Gators Suspend Three Players

Florida Gators Suspend Three PlayersJoe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  The No. 10 Florida Gators will begin their season without three of their top players. Head coach Billy Donovan announced Thursday that transfers Dorian Finney-Smith and Damontre Harris have been suspended.&nb...

NCAA Hands Down Sanctions Againt University of Miami

NCAA Hands Down Sanctions Againt University of MiamiJoel Auerbach/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Miami Hurricanes finally learned their fate as the NCAA penalized the university based on the Nevin Shapiro scandal. Miami will not receive any bowl bans, but will lose nine total scholarships over the next t...

Penn State to Start Regaining Scholarships

Penn State to Start Regaining ScholarshipsJustin K.Aller/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Things are slowly beginning to return to normal at Penn State. The NCAA announced Tuesday that it will reduce the sanctions against the Nittany Lions by gradually restoring scholarships beginning next season. Th...

Current Football Players Join NCAA Lawsuit

Current Football Players Join NCAA LawsuitJoe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Six college football players joined a federal anti-trust lawsuit against the NCAA on Thursday. The case challenges the economic model of the NCAA sport, potentially enhancing the damages that could reach into the b...

Johnny Manziel Could Be Looking Ahead to NFL Already

Johnny Manziel Could Be Looking Ahead to NFL AlreadyRonald Martinez/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NFL scouts will be all over Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel this fall as he prepares to follow up his Heisman Trophy-winning season. As it turns out, Manziel could already have the NFL on his mind.Acco...

Rutgers Announces Julie Hermann Will Keep Her Job

Rutgers Announces Julie Hermann Will Keep Her JobRich Schultz/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Despite the latest controversy surrounding Rutgers University and new athletic director Julie Hermann, president Robert Barchi is standing behind his new hire."We remain confident that we have selected an individu...

Alabama Hires Kristy Curry As New Women’s Basketball Coach

Alabama Hires Kristy Curry As New Women’s Basketball CoachMitchell Layton/Getty Images(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) -- Alabama has hired Texas Tech coach Kristy Curry as their new women’s basketball coach, the school announced on Sunday.In seven seasons in Lubbock, Curry went 130-98, leading Texas Tech to two appe...

UC Irvine Wins Second Straight NCAA Men’s Volleyball Title

UC Irvine Wins Second Straight NCAA Men’s Volleyball TitleJoe Robbins/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- UC Irvine swept top-ranked BYU in three sets Saturday night to win its second consecutive NCAA men’s volleyball championship and fourth in seven years. The Anteaters become the first school since 1996 to s...

Rutgers Targets Lakers Assistant Eddie Jordan

Rutgers Targets Lakers Assistant Eddie JordanStephen Dunn/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A day after Rhode Island head basketball coach Danny Hurley turned down an offer from Rutgers to become their next head coach, the Scarlet Knights are targeting former Rutgers star Eddie Jordan, according to ESPN ...

Jadeveon Clowney Could Be Done for Spring

Jadeveon Clowney Could Be Done for SpringAl Messerschmidt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney's spring is in question.  Clowney sprained his neck last week when he collided with defensive tackle J.T Surratt during practice and wasn't cleared to practic...

Hoosiers’ Cody Zeller Leaving for NBA Draft

Hoosiers’ Cody Zeller Leaving for NBA DraftMitchell Layton/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Cody Zeller is now the second former Indiana Hoosier headed to the NBA draft. Zeller announced on Wednesday that he'd be declaring for the draft. The news comes a day after his teammate Victor Oladipo announced...

Louisville Rallies Past Wichita State, 72-68

Louisville Rallies Past Wichita State, 72-68Christian Petersen/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- The top-ranked Louisville Cardinals (34-5) got all they could handle from the ninth-ranked Wichita State Shockers (30-9) on Saturday night.   The Cardinals were able to hold them off late and p...

Tim Pernetti Out as Rutgers Athletic Director

Tim Pernetti Out as Rutgers Athletic DirectorElsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Amid the controversy surrounding Rutgers University with former men's basketball head coach Mike Rice, Tim Pernetti is no longer the athletic director. Pernetti resigned on Friday morning.There was a national outcry earli...

Women In the NBA? One Day, Says Miami Heat’s Shane Battier

Women In the NBA? One Day, Says Miami Heat’s Shane BattierNBA via Miami Heat(NEW YORK) -- For now, Miami Heat forward Shane Battier is busy trying to win a second NBA title for the team in as many years, but he thinks one day there will be a woman in the NBA.Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban made headlines th...

Former Big East Becomes American Athletic Conference

Former Big East Becomes American Athletic ConferenceJoe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  The conference formally known as the Big East has been renamed the American Athletic Conference University presidents have approved the name change beginning this year and the conference announced the decisio...

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