What Joey Brunk’s Transfer Means for the 2021-22 Ohio State Basketball Team

Finding the right fit for your college basketball program isn’t just about what happens on the court, but off it as well. Ohio State added a key piece. How will that commitment impact the Buckeyes?

By the end of last week, Ohio State was supposed to know whether or not it would land five-star 7-footer Efton Reid.

For three years, head coach Chris Holtmann and assistant coach Ryan Pedon chased after him. For well over a year, it appeared as though they were a frontrunner, if not the frontrunner, to land Reid. He was supposed to make his college

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High school girls basketball game erupts in brawl as referee gets body slammed by spectator, punched by player

A high school girl’s basketball game erupted into a violent brawl last weekend when an argument between one of the referees and a coach led to a heated blowout.

The official was caught on video throwing a punch at a spectator and a player before being body-slammed to the ground and then attacked by the player. 

The incident took place during a tournament game between Baylor Basketball and Indiana Elite at the Pacers Athletic Center. According to the Indianapolis Star, Baylor’s coach was arguing a call with one of the refs when she was given a technical foul, prompting

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Eastern Washington transfer Tanner Groves commits to Oklahoma to play basketball, sources say

Eastern Washington transfer Tanner Groves, one of the breakout stars of the NCAA tournament, has committed to Oklahoma to play basketball, sources told ESPN.

A 6-foot-9 big man, Groves earned Big Sky Conference player of the year honors after averaging 17.2 points and 8.0 rebounds this past season. He shot 34.9% from 3-point range and 56% from the field. He tallied nine double-doubles, including 14 points and 14 boards in the Big Sky title game against Montana State.

Groves boosted his stock dramatically in the NCAA tournament, scoring 35 points and making five 3-pointers in a first-round loss to Kansas.

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Syracuse basketball transfers Robert Braswell and Woody Newton find new destinations

Soon after the end of the 2020-21 Syracuse Orange men’s basketball season was complete, multiple players announced their intent to transfer. Two of those players — Robert Braswell and Woody Newton — have made their transfer decision. Newton committed to Oklahoma State on Friday and it was announced late Sunday night that Braswell transferred to Charlotte.

Both Braswell and Newton competed for minutes as backup forward last season. Newton emerged as the early favorite, but Braswell carved out a role as the season wore on due to his defense. In post-season play, Braswell averaged 23.4 minutes per game across five

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KU Jayhawks basketball recruiting: Ty Ty Washington cuts list

TyTy Washington had one of the best seasons of any high school basketball player in the country this past winter.

TyTy Washington had one of the best seasons of any high school basketball player in the country this past winter.

TyTy Washington, a 6-foot-4, 180-pound senior point guard from Compass Prep School in Chandler, Arizona, has narrowed his list of prospective colleges to Kansas, Baylor, Kentucky, Arizona, Oregon and LSU, he reported over the weekend on Twitter.

Washington, the No. 32-ranked men’s basketball player in the recruiting Class of 2021 according to Rivals.com, decommitted from Creighton on March 11 after committing to the Big East school on Nov. 15. On March 14 he indicated he’d been offered

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Adam Dudzinski, Trey Autry, Trevor Roe: What’s ahead for area basketball stars after Covid canceled 2020 summer auditions

Syracuse, N.Y. – Adam Dudzinski had hoped to display his basketball skills for college coaches last summer. He was entering his final year at West Genesee High School. He was 6-foot-8 and had developed a reputation around Central New York as a promising player.

Then Covid-19 struck. All of last year’s summer AAU basketball leagues were scrapped. Dudzinski, who played on the Adidas circuit for the New York Jayhawks, was reduced to spending the summer searching for opportunities to work out while gyms were closed and college coaches were prohibited from watching prospects in person.

But now, with the NCAA

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