• USA Today2 hours ago

    Samaha leaving position with Michigan's basketball program

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Waleed Samaha is leaving his position as Michigan's director of basketball operations. A school spokesman confirmed Thursday that Samaha was leaving. The Wolverines hired him in 2016 after a long tenure as a basketball coach at Huron High School. Samaha took over the boys&

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    ESPN.com3 hours ago

    Parents just don't understand: Why kids love LaVar Ball

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  • No. 1 basketball recruit's dad says USC offered a scholarship to his 7-year-old son
    USA Today4 hours ago

    No. 1 basketball recruit's dad says USC offered a scholarship to his 7-year-old son

    Marvin Bagley III is the No. 1 player in the class of 2018 — yes, better than Zion Williamson. But given speculation that Bagley may reclassify for the upcoming college basketball season, the 6-11 phenom is starting his recruiting visits. He already visited Duke, but on Thursday, Bagley was at USC. Well