Smith, Dixon lead No. 10 Louisville past Washington 61-53

SEATTLE (AP) — Kianna Smith and Liz Dixon each scored 13 points for No. 10 Louisville, which beat Washington 61-53 on Saturday. The Cardinals (3-1) led by as much as 16 late in the third quarter,...

Gonzaga’s Drew Timme, the top player in the nation, had his best game to lead the No. 1 Zags over No. 5 Texas

SPOKANE, Wash. — Nearly seven hours before No. 1 Gonzaga handed a no-doubt-about-it 86-74 defeat to No. 5 Texas, the best player in college basketball sauntered into a dead-quiet McCarthey Athletic Center in his go-to pair...

Lakers blow another huge lead without LeBron James, lose to Thunder for second time in a week

At this point, Los Angeles Lakers fans have to be seeing the Oklahoma City Thunder blue and sunset color scheme in their nightmares. On Thursday night without LeBron James, who is dealing with an abdominal injury,...

Gonzaga’s Drew Timme, UCLA’s Johnny Juzang lead 2021-22 AP preseason All-America team

USATSI The Associated Press on Monday released its 2021-22 college basketball preseason All-America team led by a litany of juniors and one super senior. The upperclassmen-heavy team is highlighted by Gonzaga junior big man Drew Timme,...

Watch Ja Morant put on moves, score 28, lead Grizzlies past Clippers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ja Morant led five starters in double figures with 28 points and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 120-114 in their home opener Saturday night. Morant burned Cleveland for 37...

More mature De’Aaron Fox ready to lead Kings in his fifth NBA season

More mature Fox ready to lead Kings in his fifth NBA season originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea De’Aaron Fox has taken sizable steps in his development in each of his first four NBA seasons, and...

Former NBA player Ryan Hollins named lead TV analyst for Rockets

Former NBA player and recent league analyst Ryan Hollins will be the lead television analyst for Houston Rockets game broadcasts in the 2021-22 season, the team announced late Thursday. In that role, Hollins is effectively replacing...

Woodson wants to lead Hoosiers basketball back to pinnacle

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) Trayce Jackson-Davis made up his mind about Mike Woodson after one, 10-minute meeting. He wanted to play for Indiana’s new coach. Race Thompson and two other players who thought about leaving the program...

College basketball’s top 10 super seniors: Villanova’s Collin Gillespie lead group back for bonus season

More than a year and a half after the arrival of COVID-19 forced the cancelation of the 2020 college basketball postseason, the fallout from relaxed eligibility rules due to the pandemic will finally be felt in...