Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Iowa's Depth, Underrated Opener & MoreThe Hawkeyes may not have a first-team All-Big Ten player but there are 11 capable pieces on Iowa's roster that can all impact a game.
Boeheim: Paying College Athletes 'The Most Idiotic Suggestion Of All Time'"That's really the most idiotic suggestion of all time," Boeheim said. "I don't believe players should be paid. I believe they are getting a tremendous opportunity."
Giants Ink Deals With Rookies Justin Pugh And Ryan Nassib The New York Giants have signed first-round draft pick offensive tackle Justin Pugh and his Syracuse teammate, quarterback Ryan Nassib, a fourth-rounder.
Rothstein Files: Big East Offseason Notebook; Questions, Rankings And MoreIt'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.
Syracuse Among New Teams Welcomed To Expanding ACCJuly 1 is moving day for schools switching conferences all over the country, including Syracuse who switched to the ACC.
Dyer: What Disgraced Rutgers Needs Is For Tim Pernetti To Return As AD Heading into its final year in the Big East -- scratch that, the American Athletic Conference -- Rutgers needs to set the ship aright and do it quickly. What it needs is for Tim Pernetti to return as athletic director.
Report: Big Ten Conference To Add Pinstripe Bowl To Postseason LineupThe Pinstripe Bowl and Big Ten will announce at Yankee Stadium on Monday an agreement between the conference and the 3-year-old postseason game.
Rothstein Files: 2013 NBA Draft Notebook, Including An Early Mock Is the 2013 NBA Draft as weak as people are making it out to be? Yes, at the top. There are NO franchise players in this draft.
Rick Pitino Stays True To Word, Gets Tattoo On Back In Honor Of NCAA TitleIn an effort to motivate his team and lift its spirits, the legendary coach promised his players in February that if they won the national championship, he would get a tattoo. He stayed true to his word.
Syracuse Falls Short In Final Four, Michigan Earns Spot In NCAA FinalJim Boeheim sat on a stool most of the night, hand propped against his chin, looking more like a man proctoring a math exam than one coaching a basketball game.
Clouds Of Chaos And Controversy Surround Rutgers Basketball ProgramClouds of controversy has surrounded the Rutgers basketball program in April.
Giglio: Mike Rice Fallout Puts Further Damper On Collegiate Athletics, Final FourThe jig is up for the NCAA. No longer is the product pure or different than the money-grabbing, greedy professional product. Enjoy the Final Four for what it is this weekend: Basketball. Nothing more, nothing less.
Will Michigan Be Able To Beat Syracuse's Vaunted 2-3 Zone Defense?Some get paid millions to try and solve the riddle facing the Michigan coaching staff at the Final Four this weekend. How do you score against the Syracuse 2-3 zone defense? Lately, there seems to be no answer.
Old Big East To Become 'American Athletic Conference'The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Old Big East To Become 'American Athletic Conference'The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.