• Larry Brown leaves SMU thinking only of himself
    Pat Forde

    Larry Brown leaves SMU thinking only of himself

    Larry Brown's jobs always end abruptly or acrimoniously, but given the tragedy in Dallas, this was inappropriate.

  • Cody Riley cuts list to five schools
    CollegeBasketballTalk

    Cody Riley cuts list to five schools

    Cody Riley has cut his list to five schools, according to Scout.com. A four-star four man, Riley is now considering just UConn, Kansas, Oklahoma, UCLA and USC. Ranked the No. 29 player in the Class of 2017 by Rivals, Riley is an undersized-but-powerful forward. His bread and butter is on the block, where his strength and low center of gravity make him a nightmare to deal with, but he’s also skilled enough to do damage as a face-up four. Riley is from California and will be playing his senior season alongside Marvin Bagley III, the No. 1 player in the Class of 2018, at Sierra Canyon.

  • SNY

    Ten Storylines You Must Know About the July Live Period

    No, it's not just a chant from the political conventions, it also sums up America's dominance on the world stage at the youth basketball level. Despite cries that AAU basketball has ruined the basketball fundamentals of our youth, the U.S. won the gold medal at the FIBA U17 World Championship in Zaragoza, Spain and also took home gold from the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Valdivia, Chile. The U.S. now stands at a perfect 30-0 all-time in U17 play, while the U18s are 53-2 all-time.