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SLU men's basketball opens practice with huge roster, abundance of options

SLU men’s basketball opens practice with huge roster, abundance of options

There were moments early in Travis Ford’s tenure at St. Louis University when the Billikens had barely enough players to hold a productive practice and game rotations were easy because the bench was thin. In his seventh season as coach, Ford was on the floor Thursday for the first official day of practice with 16 …

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Elliot Cadeau recruitment: Top 2024 guard sees stock trending upward

Elliot Cadeau recruitment: Top 2024 guard sees stock trending upward

Elliot Cadeau is well aware that he’s widely regarded as the top point guard in the 2024 class—just don’t expect him to care at this point. His plan is more future-focused as it pertains to national recruiting rankings. “It doesn’t matter where I’m at right now in any rankings,” Gift says. “It would mean more …

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If NBA draft age lowers, college basketball will feel the effects

If NBA draft age lowers, college basketball will feel the effects

The prep-to-pro pipeline is likely returning to the NBA, and with it will come major changes in how college basketball teams operate. Shams Charania of The Athletic reported Monday that the NBA and its players association are “expected to agree” to change the league’s age eligibility for the NBA draft from 19 to 18 in …

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Would high schoolers getting drafted to the NBA hurt NCAA hoops?

Would high schoolers getting drafted to the NBA hurt NCAA hoops?

Blake Schuster: Oh s*** Charles Curtis: it’s happppppppppppppening. that mental health thing is great Caroline Darney: Oh hell yes let’s gooooo Blake: Bronny James skipping college? Bryan Kalbrosky: FWIW, Bronny James is expected to take the college route. Andy Nesbitt: RIP, college hoops. it was a good run! Carolina: WE’LL BE FINE, ANDY (I think …

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