Butler guard Austin Etherington is expected to miss three to four months after having surgery on his right foot.

Alabama coach Anthony Grant says guard Retin Obasohan has undergone successful surgery on his left ankle.

Shaka Smart isn't resting on his success at VCU.

Mississippi Valley State has announced Andre Payne as its new head basketball coach.

Illinois basketball coach John Groce (GROHS) would get a raise and contract extension under a proposal being considered by university trustees.

The Rogers State basketball team is adding five players — including two transfers from Division I colleges.

University of Great Falls men's basketball coach Steve Silsby has resigned after eight seasons to become the head coach at Chandler-Gilbert Community College in Arizona.

North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks is still slimming down.

The Missouri Valley conference men's basketball tournament will remain in St. Louis through at least 2018.

Rick Pitino's game plan doesn't include retirement any time soon.

One of the places Illinois appears to be considering when its men's basketball team won't have a home court to play on late next year is Peoria's Carver Arena.

Central Arkansas and Arkansas-Little Rock have reached an agreement to play each other in men's basketball in each of the next five seasons.

University of Oklahoma junior Buddy Hield has been invited to the LeBron James Skills Academy in Las Vegas.

Embattled College of Charleston men's basketball coach Doug Wojcik won't be allowed to recruit on the road after a school report found it likely he verbally abused players and other personnel.

North Carolina State has added West Virginia transfer Terry Henderson.

University of Illinois trustees are about to consider changes in basketball coach John Groce's contract.

North Carolina's compliance director reached out to former men's basketball player Rashad McCants last month asking to meet and discuss his allegations of academic misconduct at the school.

The University of Arkansas at Monticello has named Michael Cyprien as an assistant basketball coach.

Furman has added Duquesne transfer Isaiah Watkins to its men's basketball team.

Indiana coach Tom Crean says the Hoosiers have added to their roster 6-4 guard Nick Zeisloft, who is transferring from Illinois State after earning his degree in finance.

The University of Illinois now says its arena renovation project will force its basketball teams to play somewhere other than the campus for a few games during the 2015-16 season.

An investigation by the College of Charleston found men's basketball coach Doug Wojcik likely verbally abused players, using threatening, degrading and profane language in dealing with the team — including using a homophobic slur against one player.

California sophomore center Kameron Rooks is likely out for all of next season after having surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.

Tennessee guard Josh Richardson understands the skepticism surrounding his team, but he doesn't agree with it.

Former North Dakota State University basketball standout Taylor Braun will play for the Phoenix Suns in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.

South Carolina coach Frank Martin knows his players have a much better understanding of what it will take to end five straight losing seasons because he's seen the change in offseason workouts.

A prosecutor says ex-North Carolina basketball player Will Graves will take drug and alcohol education classes that could lead to the dismissal of misdemeanor drug charges.

Kentucky's non-conference schedule includes its annual showdown with rival Louisville and meetings against some of the sport's winningest programs.

The Florida Gators and Miami Hurricanes will renew their rivalry in men's basketball with a home-and-home series to begin in Gainesville on Monday, Nov. 17.

South Carolina incoming freshman Shamiek Sheppard will miss the season after tearing a right knee ligament.

Florida Gulf Coast forward Filip Cvjeticanin will have back surgery in Europe later this week and will miss the 2014-15 season.

Ed Messbarger, who won 630 games in a 41-year college coaching career spent mostly at St. Mary's and Angelo State in Texas, has died. He was 81.

Coach Bruce Pearl isn't the only newcomer expected to make a big impact on Auburn's basketball team quickly.

Kentucky coach John Calipari is "excited" having familiar faces on the Wildcats roster next season.

North Carolina State freshman forward Caleb Martin is recovering from surgery to repair a broken right foot.

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