Jon Rothstein

Mike Krzyzewski (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s ACC Offseason Notebook

With the additions of Pitt, Syracuse and Notre Dame, the ACC will officially become the old Big East when it comes to the NCAA selection process in 2014.

07/22/2013

Head coach Sean Miller of the Arizona Wildcats. (Photo by William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s PAC-12 Offseason Notebook

After years of struggling as a whole nationally, the conference is set to have its best overall season in a very long time.

07/15/2013

Xavier Johnson (Photo by William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; VCU, Xavier Johnson & More

No list of breakout players for next season can omit Colorado’s Xavier Johnson.

07/12/2013

Doug McDermott (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Big East Offseason Notebook; Questions, Rankings And More

It’s safe to say this league will have at least five teams in the NCAA Tournament, but anything more than that depends on what happens elsewhere.

07/08/2013

Gilvydas Biruta runs up court against the Syracuse Orange. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Five Observations From Rhode Island

Danny Hurley has done a tremendous job upgrading the Rhode Island roster, and now has a legitimate 10-man rotation.

07/05/2013

Dwayne Evans (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s Atlantic 10 Offseason Notebook

The Atlantic 10 may have lost brand name schools like Temple, Xavier, and Butler, but everyone else in the league improved since the end of last season.

07/01/2013

Anthony Bennett of UNLV reacts after being drafted No. 1 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first round of the 2013 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 27, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s 2013 NBA Draft Recap

Just like they did last year with Dion Waiters, the Cavs went for the best available talent instead of overall need.

06/28/2013

NBA Draft prospect Anthony Bennett speaks to the media on June 26, 2013. (Photo by Steven Freemant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rothstein: 2013 NBA Draft Notebook; Sleepers, 1st-Round Gems & More

Ben McLemore seemed be to a virtual lock to be taken among the top three picks a few weeks ago, but now he could drop all the way to Sacramento at No. 7.

06/27/2013

Josh Hairston #15 of the Duke Blue Devils tries to keep a loose ball from Alex Len #25 of the Maryland Terrapins. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: This And That Around The 2013 NBA Draft

Maryland’s Alex Len has emerged as a strong option for Cleveland with the first-overall pick, but that doesn’t mean that’s the only way the Cavs can land him.

06/26/2013

Memphis coach Josh Pastner (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Memphis’ Adjustment, Davis Jazzed & More

One of the more underrated story lines heading into next season is how Memphis will adjust to the American Athletic Conference.

06/21/2013

Aaron Jones (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Atlantic 10, Derrick Randall & More

The Atlantic 10 may have lost brand name programs like Temple, Butler, and Xavier, but the league is going to be just as deep as it was last year.

06/14/2013

Kyle Anderson (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Kyle Anderson Ready To Lead UCLA In 2013-14

If you want him to score, he’ll score. If you want him to rebound, he’ll rebound. And if you want him to run your team, he’ll do it with precision at 6-foot-9. But what about Anderson’s ability to lead?

06/12/2013

Amir Williams (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Jermaine Lawrence, Amir Williams & More

I’m hearing Ohio State’s Amir Williams had a terrific spring in Columbus.

06/07/2013

Illinois head coach John Groce (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Transfers Allowing Illinois To Keep Pace In Big Ten

For some programs, transfers are devastating. For others, it’s a valuable way to build and maintain a competitive foundation in some of the best conferences in the country.

06/04/2013

Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Kane’s Decision & More

DeAndre Kane’s decision to commit to Iowa State on Thursday night immediately makes the Cyclones a top-four team in the Big 12 next season along with Kansas, Oklahoma State, and Baylor.

05/31/2013

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