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Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Arizona's Book Richardson has been suspended and "relieved of all duties."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

West Virginia announced that forward Esa Ahmad will miss the first half of the season after failing to meet NCAA eligibility requirements. Averaged 11.3 points, 4.3 rebounds.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

As of about noon today, USC men's basketball coach Andy Enfield had not met with his players regarding the arrest of assistant coach Tony Bland. The team is supposed to meet at some point today to discuss the matter, it previously wasn't scheduled to gather again until Friday for practice, a school spokesman said.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Oklahoma State has suspended assistant basketball coach Lamont Evans, with pay: "We are cooperating with federal officials. We have been in contact with the NCAA and will provide additional information as it becomes available. OSU takes seriously the high standards of conduct expected in our athletic department and does not tolerate any deviation from those standards."

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

USC assistant basketball coach Tony Bland was placed on immediate administrative leave and the university hired former FBI director Louis J. Freeh to help conduct an internal investigation into allegations that led to Bland's arrest on federal corruption charges.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Louisville confirms it has received notice it is included in federal investigation involving criminal activity related to men's basketball.

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Louis Martin "Marty" Blazer III, a former Pittsburgh financial adviser, who was accused of swindling $2.35 million from five clients by the Securities and Exchange Commission, was the cooperating witness who helped the FBI in its investigation of the basketball coaches and other defendants, according to U.S. Department of Justice documents obtained by ESPN.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Louisville issues statement acknowledging its inclusion in a federal investigation:

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

The U.S. Attorney broke down the two corruption schemes: "In the first, college coaches took cash bribes from managers and advisors in exchange for direction players and their families to those bribers. In the second scheme, managers, advisors and those affiliated with the sportswear company worked together to funnel money to families of some of the country's top high school recruits, upwards of $100,000, for the player's commitment to play for the schools sponsored by that company."

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Federal charges against 4 college coaches for kickback/corruption scandal: Chuck Person (Auburn), Lamont Evans (Oklahoma State), Book Richardson (Arizona), Tony Bland (USC).

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Four assistant coaches named in alleged fraud and corruption scandal: Chuck Person (Auburn), Lamont Evans (Oklahoma State), Book Richardson (Arizona), Tony Bland (USC).

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Armando Bacot no.24 in the class of 2019 tells ESPN that North Carolina was three deep for a visit tonight. Head coach Roy Williams, Hubert Davis and Steve Robinson.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

ECU's Jeff Lebo continues to add American level talent with addition of Heritage HS/Team Loaded NC's 6-7 power forward Jayden Gardner. Excellent addition as Pirates continue to build in the AAC‬.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Recruiting update. David McCormack tells ESPN. "I am headed to Kansas."

Jonathan Givony ESPN 

10 Highest Rated non-Freshmen High School Recruits in College Basketball (according to RSCI): Malik Newman (#7) - Mississippi State/Kansas, Chase Jeter (#11) - Duke/Arizona, Miles Bridges (#12) - Michigan State, Allonzo Trier (#12) - Arizona, Theo Pinson (#15) - North Carolina, Derryck Thornton (#15) - Duke/USC, Wenyen Gabriel (#15) - Kentucky, Marcus Lee (#16) - Kentucky/Cal, Marques Bolden (#16) - Duke, Jalen Brunson (#19) - Villanova

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

2019 prospect TJ Bickerstaff told ESPN that UConn, Memphis, UAB and Old Dominion have extended offers. A 6'7" forward with legitimate ball skills facing the basket, solid footwork, and a paint game.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 guard Mike Devoe just committed to Georgia Tech. No. 56 in 2018. Very good pickup for Josh Pastner.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

UNC men's basketball team won't go to White House, but spokesman told ESPN it's got nothing to do with President Trump. Couldn't come up with a date that works for both sides.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star big man Bol Bol (No. 4) is at UCLA for an unofficial visit today.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

No. 2 prospect Zion Williamson did not make his planned Kentucky visit this weekend due to family reasons, sources told ESPN. Expected to reschedule.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Three commitments this week for Ohio State, with ESPN 100 Luther Muhammad following ESPN 100 Jaedon LeDee and guard Duane Washington.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Paradise Jam tournament will be moved from the Virgin Islands due to the damage suffered from Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria. The tournament will be moved to a yet-to-be-determined location within the mainland United States.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Immanuel Quickley no.12 in the ESPN 100 commits to Kentucky. It's the first commitment for the Wildcat's in the class of 2018.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Immanuel Quickley is the 33rd five-star prospect to commit to Kentucky since 2010.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star point guard Immanuel Quickley has announced his commitment to Kentucky.