NCAA WiretapMay 2019 NCAA Wiretap

Justin Sueing To Transfer From California To Ohio State

May 23, 2019 1:54 AM

Justin Sueing announced that he is transferring from California to Ohio State.

Sueing was Cal's leading scorer last season, averaging 14.3 points and 6.0 rebounds.

Sueing will sit out next season. He has two more seasons of eligibility remaining.

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Tags: Ohio State Buckeyes, NCAA, NCAA Transfer

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Top Prospect Jaden McDaniels Commits To Washington

May 23, 2019 1:50 AM

Jaden McDaniels officially announced his commitment to the University of Washington.

McDaniels is ranked as the #7 prospect in the ESPN 100 for the class of 2019.

McDaniels joins #3-ranked prospect Isaiah Stewart in Washington's class. 

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Tags: Washington Huskies, NCAA, NCAA Commitment

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Ed Cooley To Remain At Providence Amid Michigan Interest

May 22, 2019 1:57 AM

Ed Cooley decided to stay at Providence after meeting with Michigan officials for their head coaching vacancy.

Cooley received a multiyear extension with the Friars.

"While it's very flattering to be considered for other head-coaching jobs, after talking with my family I have decided to remain in my hometown of Providence. The Friars are my family. Most importantly, my commitment is to my players and my team at Providence," said Cooley.

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Tags: Providence Friars, NCAA, NCAA B-Ball IQ

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Trendon Watford Commits To LSU

May 21, 2019 1:45 AM

5-star power forward Trendon Watford announced his commitment to LSU.

Watford is ranked as the #6 power forward and #19 overall in the ESPN 100. He averaged 23 points and 11 rebounds in his high school career.

Watford chose LSU over Alabama. 

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Tags: LSU Tigers, NCAA, NCAA Recruiting

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Michigan Interviewing Juwan Howard, Ed Cooley For Coaching Vacancy

May 21, 2019 1:26 AM

University of Michigan will interview Juwan Howard and Ed Cooley as they look to replace John Beilein as head coach.

Cooley met with athletic director Warde Manuel on Monday.

Howard is expected to interview on Tuesday.

Current Michigan assistants Luke Yaklich and Saddi Washington are also said to be in the running to replace Beilein.

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Tags: Michigan Wolverines, NCAA, NCAA Misc Rumor

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David Jenkins Commits To UNLV

May 19, 2019 2:55 PM

David Jenkins announced his commitment to UNLV.

The South Dakota State transfer was ranked as the #2 sit-out transfer by ESPN.

"I could not be more thrilled for the opportunity to continue coaching David. He will quickly become a fan favorite here in Las Vegas because of his personality and his competitive drive. David is a gifted scorer, a proven winner and a fantastic teammate," said UNLV coach TJ Otzelberger.

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Tags: UNLV Runnin' Rebels, NCAA, NCAA Transfer

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Memphis Named #1 Class In Country Following Precious Achiuwa Commitment

May 17, 2019 11:49 PM

Five-star recruit Precious Achiuwa announced his commitment to Memphis, earning Penny Hardaway the #1 recruiting class in the country.

The McDonald's All-American is the #17th ranked recruit in ESPN's Top 100.

Achiewa joins a 2019 class that features 3 five-star and 3 four-star recruits.

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Jalen Wilson Requests Release From Michigan Commitment

May 17, 2019 12:29 AM

Jalen Wilson has requested his release from Michigan after John Beilein's departure from the program.

"Due to the sudden head coaching change, I have requested my release from The University of Michigan, and will re-open my recruitment," Wilson wrote on Twitter.

Wilson is ranked #71 on ESPN's Top 100.

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Zion Williamson Met With Pelicans, Grizzlies In Chicago

May 16, 2019 9:52 AM

Zion Williamson met with both the New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies while in Chicago.

Williamson had a positive meeting with the Pelicans.

Prior to the lottery, Williamson cited the Pelicans as a targeted team to begin his NBA career with.

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Tags: Zion Williamson, Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Pelicans, NCAA, NBA, NBA Misc Rumor

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Zion Williamson's Stepfather Says Returning To Duke Hasn't Been Considered

May 16, 2019 9:26 AM

Zion Williamson's stepfather was interviewed by 104.5 ESPN in Baton Rouge about the prospect of playing for the New Orleans Pelicans.

There has been speculation that Williamson might consider returning to Duke for his sophomore season rather than play for the Pelicans. Williamson has yet to hire an agent and could theoretically return to Duke.

"As far as returning to Duke, that's not something we have even considered," said Lee Anderson.

"We met with David Griffin and had a great conversation and are excited at the prospect of getting settled and finding a place to stay."

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Tags: Zion Williamson, New Orleans Pelicans, Duke Blue Devils, NCAA, NBA, NBA Misc Rumor, NBA NBA Draft, NBA Draft General

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Texas Tech Lands Graduate Transfer Chris Clarke
Clarke was suspended last season due to off-court issues.

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Windhorst/Stein Report Zion Williamson Could Theoretically Return To Duke
Zion Williamson has yet to sign with an agent and he would have until 10 days before the draft to return to school.

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Rejean 'Boogie' Ellis Commits To Memphis
Ellis adds to one of the top-ranked recruiting classes in the country.

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John Beilein Agrees To Five-Year Deal To Become Head Coach Of Cavaliers
John Beilein had been head coach at Michigan.

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Yvan Ouedraogo Commits To Nebraska
The 17-year-old averaged 13 points and 10 rebounds at the FIBA Under-16 European Championship.

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Graduate Transfer Rayjon Tucker Commits To Memphis
Tucker averaged 20.3 points and 6.7 rebounds last season at Little Rock.

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NCAA Comittee Proposes Moving 3-Point Line To International Basketball Distance
The new rule could go into effect as early as next season.

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Johnny Juzang Signs Letter Of Intent With Kentucky
Juzang is ranked as the #3 forward in the 2019 class.

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Federal Jury Convicts Christian Dawkins, Merl Code In College Basketball Trial
Code and Dawkins will be sentenced at a further date.

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Jeremy Roach Commits To Duke
Jeremy Roach is ranked No. 14 in the ESPN 100 for 2020.

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Tar Heels Receive Commitment From Graduate Transfer Justin Pierce
Pierce picked UNC over Michigan and Notre Dame.

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Assistant Coach Claims Sean Miller Paid Deandre Ayton $10k Per Month
Deandre Ayton spent one season at Arizona before becoming the No. 1 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft.

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