Ladner takes over as Southern Miss head coach
Jay Ladner, who coached Southeastern Louisiana the past five years and led the Lions to a Southland Conference regular-season title in 2018, has been hired as Southern Mississippi's head coach.
Sources: St. John's, Anderson working on deal
St. John's is in negotiations with former Arkansas coach Mike Anderson for its head-coach opening, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Source: Texas Tech's Moore hits transfer portal
Texas Tech freshman Khavon Moore has entered the transfer portal, sources told ESPN.
Tech's Culver, Big 12's top player, entering draft
Big 12 Player of the Year Jarrett Culver has declared for the NBA draft after helping lead his hometown Texas Tech Red Raiders to the two deepest NCAA tournament runs in school history.
Daniels' zig costs Zags first staffer since 2013
Assistant coach Donny Daniels is leaving Gonzaga after nine seasons, the first change on the basketball coaching staff since 2013.
Kentucky adds Bucknell grad transfer Sestina
Forward Nate Sestina, who averaged 15.8 points and 8.5 rebounds in his first season as a starter at Bucknell, signed with Kentucky as a graduate transfer for next season.
NCAAM RPI Leader
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- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).