MICHAEL BARI SHOW April 13, 2018 Michael Bari talks about Major League Baseball and the bench clearing brawls early in the regular season. He also brealsdown the NBA Playoffs, along with college basketball news. Bari finally talks NFL football and the HBO movie Paterno.
Kansas isn’t letting a little FBI investigation ruin their sponsorship agreement with Adidas. The Jayhawks and the apparel company still plan to sign a 12-year, $191 million extension to their current deal, according to the Kansas City Star. By Rob Dauster For the second time in just three weeks as the head coach of the Memphis Tigers, Penny […]
The University of Memphis has offered Larry Brown a full-time position as a consultant on Penny Hardaway’s men’s basketball staff, according to a source with knowledge of the negotiations. School officials are awaiting a final response from Brown. A bit of positive news for Kansas basketball on Wednesday might have gotten lost in the whirlwind […]
It looked like a janitor’s closet. The inconspicuous gray door on the court level of Indiana University’s Assembly Hall easily concealed the office where the titan of college basketball watched game film and did some of his deepest thinking. By Heather Dinich, ESPN Senior Writer “The Last Days of Knight,” the latest installment in ESPN’s 30 […]
Kansas and North Carolina State are the latest schools to be swept up in a bribery scandal involving college basketball. A comprehensive breakdown of the teams, players, coaches and others implicated in the scandal engulfing college basketball. A rewritten federal indictment released Tuesday in New York alleges that an Adidas official paid parents of athletes willing […]
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 […]
Duke recruit R.J. Barrett 6-foot-7 shooting guard averaged almost 29 points per game during the 2017-18 season for Montverde (Fla.) Academy, earning the Morgan Wootten National Player of the Year award and leading his team to a perfect 35-0 record, not to mention a national championship. By Cody Benjamin Unless you’ve been in a coma […]
by Matt Norlander The season is over, but hiring season still rolls on. There are jobs still to be filled in college basketball. Many of them are closing in a hurry, though. Fred Glass says he wants Indiana University basketball to be a perennial contender, and the school’s athletic director is willing to spend like one to get […]
MICHAEL BARI SHOW April 3, 2018 Michael Bari recaps the National Championship Game between the Michigan Wolverines and Villanova Wildcats. He also talks about the rarefied air that Jay Wright has a chance to experience.
The No. 1-seeded Villanova Wildcats completed their best season in school history with a dominating 79-62 championship game victory on Monday night over No. 3 Michigan Wolverines. By Matt Norlander The Villanova Wildcats have one of the best offenses ever and one of the greatest five years runs too, by by Reid Forgrave