NBA vs NCAA College Basketball: Which Do You Prefer?

nba vs college basketball

The NCAA is heading into March Madness and the NBA is heading towards the playoffs! Which brand of basketball do you enjoy more? Thanks to Terry Lefton, Editor-at-Large at the Sports Business Journal for joining in on the conversation!

Lawrence Moten: Syracuse Legend To Have Jersey Retired By Orange

Lawrence Moten didn’t do much in the NBA, but who can forget the kid from Washington, D.C. who dominated The Big East with his long socks and awkward, but deadly, game? Moten was a smooth swingman who was able to play small forward or shooting guard for head coach Jim Boeheim and Syracuse, from 1991-95. […]

Brandon Miller: Butler Introduces New Head Coach, Replacement for Brad Stevens

One simple quote personifies the new Brandon Miller era for Butler basketball. “I’m not Brad Stevens, I’m Brandon Miller.” This is what Miller told the flock of local media and some of this year’s players in attendance. What I took away from the 2003 Butler graduate was that he fits the “Butler Way” perfectly. After only […]

Andrew Wiggins Kansas Jersey Already Up For Sale At University (Photo)

Andrew Wiggins won’t be in Lawrence, Kansas too long, so if you want his game jersey, you better get it now. If you take a trip to the Kansas University bookstore, you’ll find Wiggins’ #22 jersey on sale for $39 and at a regular price of $55. Get your Andrew Wiggins jersey, because he won’t be […]

Providence’s Brandon Austin Posterizes Mike Watkins On Monster Dunk (Video)

The Chosen League may be the most competitive and best streetball league in the city of Philadelphia. The best players in the city, whether they are high school stars, college players or NBA stat-stuffers, all take the court together to compete. 6-foot-6 Imhotep Charter forward Brandon Austin will be the city’s next star, and plans […]

PJ Hairston: NCAA Investigating Relationship Between UNC Guard and Agent

The PJ Hairston saga for the North Carolina Tar Heels may be about to really heat up. The Big Lead is reporting that the NCAA is investigating the relationship between Hairston and an agent named Rodney Blackstock. According to a source, an NCAA investigator reportedly met with a University of North Carolina compliance officer this week regarding the relationship between the Tar Heels returning […]

Kansas Basketball Rumors: Andrew Wiggins Wowing In Workouts

The Andrew Wiggins show has officially arrived in Lawrence, Kansas. Wiggins showed up on Saturday to begin his one year internship under Bill Self while preparing to take over the NBA next June. Wiggins got in a couple of workouts with his Kansas teammates, and according to CBSSports.com, he is wowing the Jayhawks coaches and putting […]

Eric Murdock: "Mike Rice Treated Rutgers Players Like Slaves"

I wonder if he could do all over again? If former Rutgers assistant Eric Murdock would have gone through with his plans to bring former head coach Mike Rice down? The former Rutgers assistant coach now has the reputation of whistle-blower and snitch after getting the ball rolling on the whole mistreatment controversy. In April, […]

FIU Panthers Basketball Receive Postseason Ban Due To Poor Grades

It was only a matter of time until FIU would feel the wrath of the NCAA. On Tuesday afternoon, the NCAA released their annual academic progress ratings (APR), with FIU, along with 18 other schools, receiving postseason bans. The future looked bright for the Panthers, completing one of the schools best seasons in more than […]

Rutgers Needs To Fire Julie Hermann…Now

It was only two months ago that Outside The Lines aired the now infamous video of then Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice throwing balls at his players and calling them inappropriate names. This video ended up getting Mike Rice and Tim Pernetti, the head athletic director at the time, fired. After a very short search […]

Andrew Wiggins Writes Heartfelt Thank You Letter To Huntington Community

Andrew Wiggins constantly gets compared to LeBron James in terms of hype and basketball ability coming out of high school, but it may be Wiggins’ maturity at such a young age that should draw the greatest comparison. Wiggins is private, mature and impressively humble for a young man who’s about to embark on such an […]

Ex-Rutgers Coach Mike Rice Getting Anger Management Counseling

Former Rutgers head basketball coach Mike Rice reportedly has taken the necessary steps to repair his image and get his anger under control. Rice is currently receiving anger management counseling at the John Lucas’ Wellness and Aftercare Program in Houston, according to ESPN. Lucas said Rice is receiving counseling for anger management and there is no set […]

Top High School Basketball Recruit Andrew Wiggins Commits To Kansas

Andrew Wiggins has committed to the Kansas Jayhawks in what only can be described as a shocker and a upset for head coach Bill Self, according to The Herald-Dispatch’s Grant Taylor. Wiggins chose Kansas over Florida State, Kentucky and North Carolina, but playing in a Seminoles uniform always seemed like the likely favorite. Wiggins, a native […]

Tennessee Employee Fired For Affair With Former Vols PG Trae Golden

This may not be on the lines of Bobby Petrino, but reports are surfacing that the misdeeds are just as juicy. According to WNML-FM, Jenny Wright, the director of the office of student judicial affairs at the University of Tennessee, has reportedly been fired for failure to cooperate with a UT investigation into whether she […]

Michigan Ends 10-Year Disassociation With Chris Webber

Former Fab Five member and Michigan Wolverines star Chris Webber is free to return home if he so likes. According to ESPN, the 10 year dissociation that the University of Michigan had with Webber, Maurice Taylor and Luis Bullock has ended. The three former Wolverines now will have to want to reconnect with the school, and the […]