Report: Rutgers fires head coach Mike Rice

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According to Tara Sullivan of The Record in New Jersey, Rutgers men’s basketball head coach Mike Rice will be fired today. Rice came under fire on Tuesday when ESPN released practice video of Rice throwing basketballs at Rutgers players and verbally abusing them.

USC hiring Andy Enfield comes with big risks for both parties

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The USC men’s basketball head coaching job is a decent job. It’s not on the level of the UCLA men’s basketball head coaching job, but most jobs aren’t. And for all the cons about the job, its biggest pro is that it’s located in Southern California. So you really can’t blame Andy Enfield for leaving […]

Pac-12 head of officials Ed Rush under investigation for comments he made about Arizona’s Sean Miller

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According to Jeff Goodman of CBS Sports, Pac-12 head of officials Ed Rush is under investigation for apparently targeting Arizona coach Sean Miller during the Pac-12 tournament.

Kevin Ware knows he has a long road ahead of him, but vows comeback

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Louisville’s Kevin Ware suffered a gruesome injury during Sunday’s Elite Eight win over Duke. An injury so gruesome that we can’t even bring ourselves to watch replays of it. In the past 48 hours, Ware has been pictured with Louisville’s Regional Title trophy (photo to the left), had surgery, and is said to be up […]

UCLA reportedly wanted Phil Jackson to help with their basketball coach search, and then decided they didn’t want him to help

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UCLA hired Steve Alford to replace fired head coach Ben Howland. But before Alford was hired, TJ Simers reports they tried to lure Phil Jackson into the process.

Here’s video of Marshall Henderson flipping off the crowd after Ole Miss’ loss to La Salle

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Ole Miss’ three point shooting, beer pong champion guard Marshall Henderson was visibly upset after Ole Miss’ loss to La Salle on Sunday. So upset that he kicked a garbage can and flipped off the crowd on the way to the locker room.

Florida Gulf Coast is looking for donations to help keep Andy Enfield

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Florida Gulf Coast’s magical ride into the Sweet Sixteen has spawned lots of celebration, the moniker Dunk City, Florida, and a Dunk City anthem. All that is well and good, but there is a downside to all of this for Florida Gulf Coast. And that downside involves their head coach Andy Enfield.

Someone put Valparaiso gear on Michigan State’s Spartan statue last night

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Michigan State and Valparaiso are squaring off in the round of 64 as we speak. But the action started last night on Michigan State’s campus.

NCAA Tournament 2013 preview: West Region

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This region seems to be the most wide open region in tournament. By our count, there are as many as five teams that have a legitimate chance to win the region. We’ll walk you through it all.

NCAA Tournament 2013 preview: East Region

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By all accounts, this is easily the weakest region in tournament. It seems as though Indiana and Miami are on a collision course in the Elite Eight, but there’s also other games to pick. We’ll do that now.

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