Georgetown center Joshua Smith has been ruled academically ineligible for the remainder of the season, coach John Thompson III announced Friday prior to the team's departure for Saturday's game against Creighton.
The Summer Buzz series has reach Pauley Pavilion in Westwood, Calif., as Eric Angevine previews a UCLA program that is only a few years removed from three consecutive Final Four appearances despite recent struggles.
John Gasaway of Basketball Prospectus analyzes the top coaches of the past five years in college basketball's six major conferences on a per-possession basis. Bo Ryan and Mike Krzyzewski compare very well, but they can't touch Bill Self.
With the college basketball season around the corner, Chad Ford goes conference by conference in previewing the top draft prospects scouts are watching. In the Pac-10, UCLA owns the cream of the crop, but an Arizona sophomore is making waves.