Last year, it was Marvin Bagley III. This year, it's R.J. Barrett. Each of the past No. 1-ranked players have graduated early to get to college -- and the NBA -- faster.
2018 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/10W 70-54
- 11/13W 100-67
- 11/17W 114-56
- 11/19W 95-71
- 11/23L 71-63
- 11/24W 89-79
- 11/26L 90-80
- 12/1L 73-70
- 12/8W 95-65
- 12/11W 74-68
- 12/13W 95-84
- 12/16W 68-61
- 12/20W 96-82
- 12/29L 66-56
- 12/31W 77-62
- 1/5L 76-64
- 1/1111W 76-72
- 1/1317L 90-83
- 1/18L 75-70
- 1/20W 94-91
- 1/27W 66-57
- 2/1W 66-53
- 2/3L 96-61
- 2/8W 65-40
- 2/11W 84-57
- 2/15L 72-70
- 2/17L 86-78
- 2/22W 75-68
- 2/2414W 98-93
- 3/1L 78-76
- 3/3W 72-64
- 3/7W 64-62
- 3/8W 68-66
- 3/9L 74-54
- 3/136W 99-86
- 3/182L 101-92
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Say goodbye to Deandre Ayton and Trae Young. Say hello to Zion Williamson, R.J. Barrett and Nassir Little and the next wave of highlight-reel freshmen.
- Wizards select swingman Troy Brown at No. 15
- Oregon's Brown says he'll enter NBA draft
- Pac-12 task force: End 'one-and-done' rule
- Oregon to contest NCAA findings on violations
The top programs are looking ahead to their expected recruiting needs for 2019. Here's what they're targeting.
These players, including Duke super freshman Zion Williamson, are coming to a college basketball highlight reel soon.
The latest batch of college stars heard their names called in the NBA draft. Who will replace them at the nation's top programs?
After winging it with their perimeter depth late in a trying season, the Wizards decided they needed more, so they selected a mature 18-year-old in Troy Brown with the 15th pick in the draft.
Kentucky's late addition of Reid Travis forced us to adjust our 2018-19 rankings. There's no denying that the Stanford graduate transfer puts the Wildcats over the top.
Can Michigan State contend with a team built around Nick Ward? How will Mike Krzyzewski utilize Zion Williamson? Each Top 25 team has a pressing question to answer this summer.
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Elijah Brown out of Oregon — son of assistant coach Mike Brown — plans to play Summer League for Golden State, league sources tell ESPN.
Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting
Evaluated and spoke with Kahlil Whitney last weekend at the EYBL. He is receiving heavy recruiting attention from Florida State, Louisville, Illinois , Miami, Ohio State, Oregon, Seton Hall and Saint John's. He is one of the better small forwards in the class of 2019.
The 2018-19 picture is coming into clear view after the NBA draft early-entry deadline. The Jayhawks hold firm at the top spot, while Nevada rose higher in the top 10.
Okoro currently is the 33rd ranked prospect for 2019, but he might be eligible for the Ducks next season.
The deadline for early entrants to declare for the NBA draft has passed, so it's time to re-evaluate the early top 25 for 2018-19. With so many players testing the waters yet not signing with an agent, it's more art than science.
The season is over and draft hopefuls have declared. But college basketball's incoming freshman class, headlined by Duke's top-ranked trio, could be pretty exciting.
Troy Brown, a freshman forward at Oregon this past season, told ESPN he will enter the 2018 NBA draft. Brown is No. 20 in the ESPN 100 draft rankings.
Villanova reigns as national champion. How does the field stack up for next season? Here's your first look at the best of the best for next season.
Headlined by the 1972 UCLA Bruins, 80 teams have cut down the nets at an NCAA tournament. Villanova became the latest, winning its second title in three years. Where does this triumph rank all time?
Andrew Rowsey scored 29 points and dished out nine assists and Marquette had its highest-scoring output of the season in a 101-92 victory over Oregon on Sunday to advance to the quarterfinals of the NIT.
Freshman Victor Bailey Jr. hit 7 of 8 3-pointers and scored 23 points, both career bests, and Oregon rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat Rider 99-86 in a first-round NIT game on Tuesday night.
The Pac-12 task force, created in response to the FBI investigation into corruption in college basketball, has finalized several recommendations for change including a proposal to end the so-called "one-and-done" age-limit rule.
Jonah Mathews scored 27 points, Elijah Stewart added 15 and Southern California stormed its way into the Pac-12 tournament title game with a 74-54 rout over Oregon on Friday night.