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Culver powers No. 15 West Virginia past VCU in…

Derek Culver had 23 points and 15 rebounds to help No. 15 West Virginia beat VCU 78-66 on Thursday in the Bad Boys Mowers Crossover Classic semifinals in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

The Latest: No. 2 Baylor hoops makes surprise…

No. 2 Baylor made an unexpected Thanksgiving night flight to Las Vegas, where the Bears now hope to open their men’s basketball schedule with two games this weekend

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Mitchell, Schakel lead SDSU to 73-58 win over No…

Matt Mitchell and Jordan Schakel scored 15 points apiece and San Diego State used its disruptive defense and 3-point shots to beat No. 22 UCLA 73-58 in the season opener for both teams

No. 3 Villanova opens with 76-67 win over Boston…

Jeremiah Robinson-Earl had 18 points and 10 rebounds as No. 3 Villanova overcame a nine-point second-half deficit to beat Boston College 76-67 in the first round of the Empire Classic

College basketball begins strange season in empty…

A college basketball season like no other kicked off with dozens of games across the country

Women's hoops set to begin: flexibility key in…

Eight months after women’s college basketball was stopped because of the coronavirus, the sport is back with the tip off of a new season

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Pandemic leaves opening week of college hoops in…

Wichita State landed in South Dakota on Monday afternoon, masked up and looking forward to playing in the Crossover Classic

Heat, Adebayo agree on five-year, $163 million…

Bam Adebayo and the Miami Heat have agreed on a contract extension that will be worth at least $163 million over five seasons starting in 2021-22

Pelicans acquire Adams as final piece of 4-team…

Veteran 7-foot center Steven Adams has agreed to a two-year extension with the Pelicans following his trade to New Orleans as part of a four-team deal that also sent guard Jrue Holiday from the Pelicans to Milwaukee

The Latest: USC stops training after positive…

No. 19 Southern California has closed its training complex for the day after an unidentified player tested positive for COVID-19

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NBA players hailed by pope at Vatican for…

Five NBA players have met with Pope Francis at the Vatican to discuss social justice

The Latest: UAlbany women's hoops postpones first…

The University at Albany women’s basketball team has postponed its first three games following a surge of the novel coronavirus in the university community