College basketball No. 1-358 rankings: Preseason countdown concludes with top 68 teams for 2021-22 season

The 2021-22 college basketball season is going to provide us with unique freshman talent, a re-emergence of blueblood powerhouses, the best parade of big men the sport’s seen in a decade, a Gonzaga team that’s good...

Basketball: USC picked 3rd in Pac-12 preseason poll, Isaiah Mobley honored

Despite losing its top two scorers from last season, including the reigning Pac-12 Player of the Year, Freshman of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year in NBA lottery pick Evan Mobley, the USC basketball...

College basketball rankings: Preseason countdown of every team continues with Nos. 200-69 for 2021-22 season

This is the stage where things start to get controversial. The unveiling of part two of my preseason rankings spans the widest range: Nos. 69-200. This is the only portion of the three where all 32...

College basketball rankings: Countdown of every team continues with Nos. 200-68 for the 2021-22 season

Now things really start to get interesting. The unveiling of No. 68-200 of my preseason rankings of every team in men’s Division I college basketball spans the widest range. All 32 conferences are represented with at...

College basketball rankings: Countdown of every team begins with Nos. 358-201 for the 2021-22 season

College basketball starts in less than a month. (Opening day is Nov. 9.) So we’ve still got some time, but you know games will be here before too long. That in mind, I couldn’t go another...

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...