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NC State adds Virginia's Morsell, Providence's Gantt

May. 04, 2021 20:18 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has added transfers Casey Morsell and Greg Gantt to its roster. The team announced Tuesday that both players would join the Wolfpack and play next season. Each transfer played two seasons at his previous school. ...

Marquette loses Carton to pros, adds Oklahoma transfer Kuath

Apr. 28, 2021 20:50 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — D.J. Carton is leaving Marquette to pursue a professional career, a move that means the Golden Eagles won't return at least four of their top five scorers from this past season. The 6-foot-2 guard said in a university release that he was entering his...

Seton Hall's Mamukelashvili voted NYC area's top player

Apr. 27, 2021 12:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sandro Mamukelashvili of Seton Hall has won the Haggerty Award, presented annually since 1936 to the New York metropolitan area’s Division I men’s college player of the year. The award was chosen by the Met Basketball Writers Association and...

Duke signs Marquette's John, Davidson's Jones as transfers

Apr. 23, 2021 14:44 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke has signed Marquette graduate transfer Theo John and Davidson graduate transfer Bates Jones to scholarship agreements. The additions announced Friday are part of the Blue Devils' roster overhaul after missing the NCAA Tournament for the first...

Guard Montez Mathis transfers to St. John's from Rutgers

Apr. 22, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Guard Montez Mathis has transferred to St. John's after three seasons at Rutgers. St. John's coach Mike Anderson announced the move on Thursday of the Baltimore native who played in 90 games and made 67 starts for the Scarlet Knights. ...

West Virginia signs DePaul grad transfer Pauly Paulicap

Apr. 22, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has added DePaul forward Pauly Paulicap as a graduate transfer. Coach Bob Huggins announced Paulicap's signing Thursday. The 6-foot-8 Paulicap will bring defensive help to the Mountaineers, who ranked eighth in...

Oklahoma State adds Creighton's Rencher as assistant coach

Apr. 22, 2021 15:10 PM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton added former Creighton assistant Terrence Rencher to his staff Thursday. Rencher helped Creighton win the Big East regular season title in 2020 and advance to the Sweet 16 this season. The Bluejays went 46-16 in...

Guard Charlie Moore transferring from DePaul to Hurricanes

Apr. 19, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Guard Charlie Moore is transferring from DePaul to Miami, his fourth school, for his final year of eligibility. Moore provides a much-needed reinforcement for the Hurricanes, who since the end of the season have lost three players via the NCAA's new...

Fordham forward Joel Soriano transfers to St. John's

Apr. 19, 2021 13:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Fordham forward Joel Soriano is transferring to St. John's, strengthening the Red Storm's inside game. The 6-foot-11, 250-pound Soriano spent two seasons with the Rams and has three years of NCAA eligibility remaining. Soriano...

Marquette basketball exodus: Theo John transferring to Duke

Apr. 16, 2021 12:08 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Forward Theo John says he’s transferring from Marquette to Duke, yet another player to leave the Golden Eagles. John said on Twitter on Friday that after conferring with his family he will spend his final year of eligibility...