North Carolina's response to the NCAA strongly disputes the most serious allegations (Yahoo Sports)
The school challenged the notion that the fraudulent classes constituted extra benefits for athletes. It also insisted that the academic fraud allegations are outside NCAA jurisdiction.
A post-draft deadline look at college basketball's 2017-18 preseason Top 25 (Yahoo Sports)
At last, we have some clarity regarding next season’s college basketball landscape.
North Carolina freshman Tony Bradley to remain in draft (Yahoo Sports)
Bradley, a 6-foot-11 center/forward, participated in the NBA draft combine in Chicago.
Winners and losers now that the deadline to withdraw from the NBA draft has passed (Yahoo Sports)
A look at which programs were hardest hit by draft declarations and which will begin next season in better-than-expected shape.
Hamidou Diallo returns to Kentucky instead of making the leap from preps to pros (Yahoo Sports)
Hamidou Diallo, like Thon Maker last year, was eligible for the NBA draft without playing a college game. Almost six months before he’s expected to make his Kentucky debut, Hamidou Diallo showed he already has a knack for beating the buzzer. The heralded freshman waited until minutes before Wednesday’s midnight deadline before sending out word that he’s withdrawing from the NBA draft and playing for the Wildcats next season.
Purdue's ceiling gets lower now that Caleb Swanigan is staying in the NBA draft (Yahoo Sports)
Hours before the deadline, Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan finally decided whether to remain in the NBA draft. When Caleb Swanigan selected a college destination two years ago, the McDonald’s All-American forward dragged out the process into late May before finally picking Purdue over Cal and Michigan State. Perhaps it’s no surprise then that his decision whether to remain in the NBA draft also went down to the wire.