De'Andre Hunter, Ty Jerome and Kyle Guy were among former players in attendance Friday as the Cavaliers raised a banner to the rafters of John Paul Jones Arena to celebrate their 2018-19 national title.
Emanuel "Book" Richardson told undercover FBI agents that he paid $40,000 to a high school coach to ensure that Rawle Alkins was academically eligible to play Arizona, according to a transcript of a meeting obtained by ESPN.
By a 39-0 vote, California's state Senate voted Wednesday to pass the Fair Pay to Play Act. The bill now moves to California Gov. Gavin Newsom, who will have 30 days to decide whether he will sign it into law.
Thomas "T.J." Gassnola, who pleaded guilty in April 2018 to conspiracy to commit wire fraud for his role in pay-for-play schemes to steer recruits to Adidas-sponsored schools, was sentenced to probation.
Lynn Swann has resigned as USC athletic director, effective immediately. Dave Roberts, special adviser to the president, will take over in the interim as the school searches for a full-time replacement.
The University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is investigating allegations that Tyler Williams was dismissed from the basketball team because head coach Jim Boone disapproved of his dreadlocks. Boone has denied the allegations in a statement.
BYU officials said the NCAA's ruling on penalties pertaining to the Nick Emery pay-for-play scheme were "unprecedented" and that the coaching staff and administrators "had no knowledge of or involvement in the infractions."
Former Adidas executive James Gatto was sentenced to nine months in prison after he was found guilty of funneling money from Adidas to the families and/or guardians of players recruited by Louisville, NC State and Kansas.
Among Jim Haney's achievements have been overseeing the development of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame and helping to form a partnership with the American Cancer Society to launch the Coaches vs. Cancer program.