Athlete recruiting

June 29, 2017 - 1:57 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The older brother of Texas basketball recruit Mo Bamba says Bamba took improper gifts and money from a Detroit financial adviser that would make him ineligible to play in college. Ibrahim Johnson posted a rambling, profanity-laced, 20-minute Facebook video Wednesday, accusing...
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June 20, 2017 - 8:37 pm
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State has added graduate transfer Mawdo Sallah from Mount St. Mary's to provide some front-court depth following the dismissal of Isaiah Maurice from the men's basketball program. Wildcats coach Bruce Weber said Tuesday that Sallah, a 6-foot-9 forward, had signed a...
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FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2017, file photo, Louisville head coach Rick Pitino looks on as his team falls behind late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. The NCAA suspended Pitino, Thursday, June 15, 2017, for five ACC games following sex scandal investigation. A former men's basketball staffer is alleged to have hired strippers to entertain players and recruits. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin, File)
June 15, 2017 - 9:16 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The NCAA didn't feel Louisville went far enough with its self-imposed sanctions following a sex scandal investigation, so the governing body Thursday handed down a few more. An outraged Rick Pitino feels the NCAA went too far. After completing its investigation of Katina...
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FILE - In this March 19, 2017, file photo, Louisville head coach Rick Pitino walks off the court after a 73-69 loss to Michigan in a second-round game in the men's NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis. The NCAA suspended Pitino, Thursday, June 15, 2017, for five ACC games following sex scandal investigation. A former men's basketball staffer is alleged to have hired strippers to entertain players and recruits. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
June 15, 2017 - 11:57 am
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the NCAA ruling in the Louisville basketball investigation (all times local): 11:40 a.m. The Louisville men's basketball penalties from the NCAA include scholarship reductions and recruiting restrictions, though some of these penalties were already self-imposed...
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FILE - In this March 19, 2017, file photo, Louisville head coach Rick Pitino walks off the court after a 73-69 loss to Michigan in a second-round game in the men's NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis. The NCAA suspended Pitino, Thursday, June 15, 2017, for five ACC games following sex scandal investigation. A former men's basketball staffer is alleged to have hired strippers to entertain players and recruits. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
June 15, 2017 - 11:27 am
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the NCAA ruling in the Louisville basketball investigation (all times local): 11:15 a.m. The NCAA has suspended Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino for five Atlantic Coast Conference games following its sex scandal investigation. The governing body on...
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FILE - In this March 19, 2017, file photo, Louisville head coach Rick Pitino walks off the court after a 73-69 loss to Michigan in a second-round game in the men's NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis. The NCAA suspended Pitino, Thursday, June 15, 2017, for five ACC games following sex scandal investigation. A former men's basketball staffer is alleged to have hired strippers to entertain players and recruits. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
June 15, 2017 - 10:43 am
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville and coach Rick Pitino are awaiting discipline from the NCAA on Thursday regarding a sex scandal that engulfed the men's basketball program. A former men's basketball staffer is alleged to have hired strippers to entertain players and recruits. The school met with...
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June 15, 2017 - 10:18 am
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville and coach Rick Pitino are awaiting discipline from the NCAA on Thursday regarding a sex scandal that engulfed the men's basketball program. A former men's basketball staffer is alleged to have hired strippers to entertain players and recruits. The school met with...
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June 14, 2017 - 4:57 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New Ohio State basketball coach Chris Holtmann's $3 million annual contract includes incentives for making the NCAA Tournament and ensuring his players get good grades. Ohio State signed the former Butler coach to an eight-year deal to replace Thad Matta, who was fired June 5...
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June 08, 2017 - 10:51 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Eyes red and voice cracking, South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner discussed a surprising search for a successor to baseball coach Chad Holbrook. Holbrook spent nine seasons with the Gamecocks, the first four as then-coach Tanner's right-hand assistant who helped the...
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June 07, 2017 - 9:15 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Eyes red and voice cracking, South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner discussed a surprising search for a successor to baseball coach Chad Holbrook. Holbrook spent nine seasons with the Gamecocks, the first four as then-coach Tanner's right-hand assistant who helped the...
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