Kentucky Wildcats landed a commitment from five star prospect E.J. Montgomery on Monday. Montgomery, the top remaining power forward in the ESPN 100, chose the Wildcats over Duke, North Carolina and Vanderbilt. Here’s a look at what he’ll bring to Lexington. By Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting
Should Jay Wright leave for the NBA? Yahoo Sports
We continue our recruit and return series with the Kansas Jayhawks, whose season ended Saturday in the national semifinals against Villanova. A look at what the 2018-19 season could hold. By Jake Trotter, ESPN Staff Writer
A female student says Michigan State subjected her to a “hostile educational environment,” failed to advise her of her rights and did not offer adequate resources for help after she told counselors in 2015 that three Spartans basketball players had raped her. By Paula Lavigne, ESPN Staff Writer
Coach Jim Larranaga says Brown informed him of the decision Monday. Brown announced earlier he would declare for the NBA draft, and by retaining an agent he’ll give up the option of continuing his college career. Hurricanes freshman guard Lonnie Walker IV last week announced his decision to turn pro this year. The NBA draft is June 21.
Sean Miller appears to have survived the turmoil brought about by an ESPN report, which alleged that he was caught on an FBI wire discussing a $100,000 payment to center Deandre Ayton. In the aftermath, the golden parachute hidden in his contract, which would have guaranteed him $10.3 million if he was fired with cause, came under scrutiny. This week it was amended and approved by the Board of Regents. By DJ Dunson,
Florida State says David Nichols will join the men’s basketball program next season as a graduate transfer. The 6-foot Nichols played point guard for Albany the past three seasons. He was an America East Conference first-team selection in 2016-17, averaging 17.9. By ESPN.com