LSU basketball recruiting: Five-star PF Julian Phillips, the No. 15 recruit in 2022 class, commits to Tigers

Adidas / 247Sports LSU landed a commitment from five-star power forward Julian Phillips on Friday as fifth-year Tigers coach Will Wade continued his strong run of success on the recruiting trail. Phillips is ranked the No....

Candid Coaches: Who will be the best team and most likely national champion this season in college basketball?

CBS Sports college basketball writers Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander surveyed more than 100 coaches for our annual Candid Coaches series. They polled everyone from head coaches at elite programs to assistants at smaller Division I...

Villanova basketball recruiting: Five-star SF Cam Whitmore commits to Wildcats on CBS Sports HQ

Villanova landed its first five-star commitment since the 2019 recruiting cycle on Thursday afternoon as top-25 talent Cam Whitmore, the No. 1-ranked prospect in the state of Maryland, announced live on CBS Sports HQ that he’s...

Candid Coaches: Who should replace Duke’s Coach K as the most prominent face and voice of college basketball?

CBS Sports college basketball writers Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander surveyed more than 100 coaches for our annual Candid Coaches series. They polled everyone from head coaches at elite programs to assistants at some of the...

2022 forward Suemnick picks West Virginia Mountaineers basketball

The West Virginia basketball program has filled a need in the 2022 recruiting class with a commitment from River Grove (Ill.) Triton College forward Patrick Suemnick. Suemnick, 6-foot-8, 230-pounds, took an official visit to Morgantown during...

Big Ten basketball media poll has Ohio State as contender, E.J. Liddell honored

We might be deep in the throws of Ohio State football season, but it’ll be basketball season on the banks of the Olentangy before you know it. The hoops season in Columbus always seems to sneak...

Dribble Handoff: Duke, Kentucky among college basketball teams set for bounce-back seasons in 2021-22 campaign

Given the unique circumstances of the 2020-21 college basketball season and the crazy offseason that followed with a record-setting number of transfers, it’s safe to assume the 2021-22 season will look vastly different. Young teams that...

Michigan basketball lands 2024 point guard Christian Anderson

Michigan basketball and coach Juwan Howard made it two verbal commitments in the span of two days Wednesday when class of 2024 point guard Christian Anderson gave a verbal pledge to the Wolverines. Anderson is a...

Candid Coaches: Who was the best coaching hire in college basketball in 2021?

CBS Sports college basketball writers Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander surveyed more than 100 coaches for our annual Candid Coaches series. They polled everyone from head coaches at elite programs to assistants at smaller Division I...

USC and UCLA basketball are eager to ring in new season

USC coach Andy Enfield talks to guard Tahj Eaddy during a game last season.. (Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press) The festivities couldn’t start without the ringbearers. Speaking first before a gathering of Southern California college...