Hopkins Brings New Defense, Culture To WashingtonFirst-year Washington men's basketball coach Mike Hopkins hopes to install more than the trademark zone defense he learned during his long tenure as an assistant at Syracuse.
CBS Sports Announces 2017-18 College Basketball Coverage ScheduleThe 2017-18 college basketball season on CBS and CBS Sports Network will feature over 270 NCAA games, the network's biggest schedule yet.
Much of Gonzaga's Title Game Team Coming Back Next SeasonThe greatest season so far in Gonzaga basketball history ended with the Bulldogs falling short of their goal but many of those players who slugged it out with North Carolina in the NCAA Tournament title game will be back for another try next season.
Washington Hires Dave Rice as Assistant Basketball CoachWashington announced Rice's hiring Tuesday. Rice spent last season as an assistant at Nevada after being fired midway through the 2015-16 season at UNLV. Rice led UNLV to a pair of NCAA Tournament appearances in 2012 and 2013 but was let go from his alma mater after stumbling the final 2 ½ seasons.
5 Things: UNC Bests Gonzaga In Foul-Filled Affair To Win National ChampionshipIn case you missed it, here's how UNC bested Gonzaga on Monday night in Glendale, Arizona in the national championship game.
UNC Defeats Gonzaga 71-65 To Claim Sixth National Championship In School HistoryJustin Jackson delivered the go-ahead three-point play and North Carolina scored the last eight points for a 71-65 win over Gonzaga.
Sportsbook: 75 Percent Of Bets On UNC To Beat Gonzaga In Championship GameNorth Carolina is currently a 1.5-point favorite to get the job done, but that point and a half isn't deterring bettors.
North Carolina Squeaks By Oregon 77-76 To Return To Title GameThe Tar Heels dominated on the offensive glass in closing out the Ducks.
Gonzaga Holds Off South Carolina 77-73 To Advance To National Championship GameThe Bulldogs withstood a late charge from the Gamecocks to advance to the title game.
Gonzaga's Mark Few Wins AP Coach of the YearFew has taken the Zags to the NCAA Tournament in all 18 of his seasons there. He was a runaway winner Thursday receiving 31 votes from the same 65-member media panel that selects the weekly Top 25.
Plum Named AP Player of the YearPlum had a historic season at Washington, where she led the nation with 31.7 point per game, along with 5.1 rebounds and 4.8 blocks. The University of Washington guard finished with double digit points in every game this season, and never scored less than 20 points in any game.
Seattle Hires Jim Hayford as New Head Basketball CoachJim Hayford was hired Wednesday as the basketball coach at Seattle, leaving Eastern Washington after six successful seasons for a chance to boost the Redhawks program.