College Basketball Articles

When you are among the top college basketball coaches in the country, NBA offers often come about and rumors spread. Kentucky coach John Calipari has apparently been linked to the Sacramento Kings for the head coach position. Yet, there has been no...
Josh Hamburger
10 hours ago
As arguably one of the nation’s top college basketball coaches, Wisconsin’s Bo Ryan announced that he would retire after this upcoming season. Ryan has been the team’s head coach since 2001, amassing a 357-125 overall record over...
Josh Hamburger
1 day ago
New SEC commissioner Greg Sankey and several league basketball coaches supported removing the Confederate flag from conference campuses and athletic facilities. Speaking on the summer SEC men’s basketball teleconference, Sankey...
David Fox
1 day ago
Athletes often love social media, especially Twitter, because it gives them a platform to speak upon to their millions of fans. They can interact with others, and it gives a way to broadcast to a large audience whenever. However, there are also...
Josh Hamburger
5 days ago
With only a few unsigned prospects left in the 2015 class, recruiting analysts can begin to evaluate the top classes. But this year might make it a little more difficult than in years past. The top prospects of this class have not chosen...
Jeremy Simon
2 weeks ago
Lauren Hill did so much in her 19 years of life. The basketball star raised money for cancer research through her charity, Layup 4 Lauren, and became a household name. It seemes like all she wanted to do is play with her teammates one last...
Jasmine Watkins
2 weeks ago
Jahlil Okafor Talks About Losing His Mother and His Duke Family in New Ad
Jahlil Okafor is destined to be a high pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.  Before he made it to this point, the former Duke star went through a lot of adversity in his life. Okafor lost his mother at the age of nine and from there things changed...
Jasmine Watkins
4 weeks ago
Love & Basketball Comes to Reality in This On-Court Proposal
Basketball is a tough game especially if the stakes are high. North Carolina State alum Alex Johnson pulled off the basketball game to end all games. While playing with girlfriend Brey Dorsett, he pretended to trip and fall. Before he got...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
Nolan Smith
If there's one place Nolan Smith would be treated like a celebrity, it would be Durham. Smith went to the most famous school in the area, and was a star on the Duke basketball team. He even won a championship with the Blue Devils....
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
Stephen Colbert Delivers a Memorable Graduation Speech to Wake Forest
Stephen Colbert is everyone's favorite funny man so when it was time for him to deliver a graduation speech, he stayed true to himself. Colbert gave a speech to Wake Forest's class of 2015. During the speech, he said what every...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
When Stephen Curry took tiny Davidson College to the brink of the Final Four, any college basketball fan could tell the NBA what it has learned in recent years: Curry is something special. The point guard this week earned NBA MVP honors,...
David Fox
1 month ago
Duke Releases Awesome Video Tribute to Coach K
There's no denying Mike Krzyzewski built Duke into the basketball power that it is today. Duke released a video tribute to the Blue Devils coach entitled, "On Top of the Game," which he is. After winning the five...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
About a month has passed since Duke defeated Wisconsin for the 2015 championship, and we’ve already had a busy offseason. Coaches have been fired and hired and headed to the NBA. Underclassmen have put their names into the draft or...
David Fox
1 month ago
College basketball coaching changes are in a weird place in 2016. Gregg Marshall passed on Alabama to stay at Wichita State. He’ll make more than $3 million to coach the Shockers, he’ll have the institutional support of any major...
David Fox
2 months ago
Billy Donovan
Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley is no stranger to conducting a job search in order to replace a championship coach. He’s done it with Steve Spurrier and Urban Meyer on the football side. And thanks to Billy Donovan’s brief...
David Fox
2 months ago
The NBA Playoffs begin Friday, meaning the NBA coaching carousel is about to get started. In most years, this is of secondary concern to the college ranks. The checkered track record of college coaches in the NBA, not to mention the wildly...
David Fox
2 months ago
Shaka Smart
The college basketball coaching carousel has slowed down with all but a handful of mid-major and low-major jobs filled. Unless a college coach makes a leap to the NBA in the coming weeks and months, every major job is filled. All in all, this...
David Fox
2 months ago
BillyDee Williams
BlueGoldSports.com has learned that junior forward BillyDee Williams is leaving the West Virginia basketball program. BGS first learned of Williams' decision on Monday evening, which was later confirmed by other sources. Williams...
Jeremy Simon
2 months ago
Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively. Conference realignment ended a handful of...
David Fox
2 months ago
Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively. Conference realignment ended a handful of...
David Fox
2 months ago
Tyler Ulis
Kentucky’s NBA Draft prospects left little room for drama. Seven Wildcats announced — simultaneously — that they’d head for the NBA Draft on Thursday, less than a week after their what would be their final game for Kentucky...
David Fox
2 months ago
Not all national champions are created equal, especially in college basketball. With 64 teams — and now 68 — competing for a national title, the odds for a random result in the postseason is almost certain. In some ways,...
David Fox
2 months ago
A champion has been crowned in college basketball, and while the shining moment will continue in Durham, the rest of the sport is starting to look to 2015-16. Some programs are under more pressure than others in the coming days and...
David Fox
2 months ago
Bo Ryan
In a postgame interview with CBS, Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan was critical of the officiating in his team's national championship game loss to Duke. In comments to CBS’ Tracy Wolfson, Ryan said the game had more body contact...
David Fox
2 months ago
Tyus Jones
Duke has needed to answer in tight spots before, but no pressure situation this season was quite like this. The answer was, again, the same. Let Tyus Jones take over. In a rare Duke year ruled by freshmen, the rookies led the way for the...
David Fox
2 months ago

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