College Basketball

NCAA Dumps Requirement that Transfers Sit a Year

Starting next season, major college football and basketball players will be permitted to transfer one time before graduating without being required to sit out a year of competition.

Justin Fields

Positive COVID-19 Test for Virginia Nixes ACC Semifinal

The Atlantic Coast Conference has canceled its tournament semifinal game between No. 16 Virginia and Georgia Tech due to a positive COVID-19 test, quarantining and contact tracing within the Cavaliers program.

Virginia

WATCH: OSU Basketball Player Surprised with Scholarship During Walmart Shift

Exactly two years from the day he made the Oklahoma State (OSU) basketball team, Dee Mitchell received a surprise visit from head coach Mike Boynton, who interrupted his shift at Walmart to inform Mitchell that he will receive a scholarship for the rest of his time on the team. Mitchell, a junior, made the team as a walk-on in January 2019.

Oklahoma State guard Dee Mitchell poses for a photo during media day Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, in Stillwater, Okla. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)