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Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Michigan State assistant coach Dane Fife is staying with the Spartans and has withdrawn from the Duquesne search, a source with direct knowledge told ESPN. Fife is the second coach today to do so. Vermont's John Becker was the other.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke announces that sophomore forward Chase Jeter will transfer. Former five-star prospect.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Washington power forward Matthew Atewe announces he will graduate and transfer for his final season.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Butler Blue III here in Memphis. Ready to go.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Vermont coach John Becker told ESPN that he is staying with the Catamounts after looking at the vacant Duquesne job. Becker said he has four years remaining on his contract. He led the Catamounts to the NCAA tournament this season, losing to Purdue in the first round. Under Becker, Vermont has won the America East regular season twice, the conference tournament twice and been to the NCAA tournament twice since taking over in 2011.

Eamonn Brennan ESPN Staff Writer 

This is totally just a test and not a grim portent of Gonzaga's future, but let's put it here, you know, just in case.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Marcus Foster is returning to Creighton next season.

Eamonn Brennan ESPN Staff Writer 

Arizona goes through its light skip-pass shooting drill to the dulcet sounds of children chanting "Let's go Wildcats, let's go!" Lest you think these kids are truly die-hard Wildcats fans, though, know that they've been raucously cheering for ALL four teams all afternoon. They just really love the game, you know? (And also yelling.)

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Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Saint Mary's coach Randy Bennett said in a text that he is staying with the Gaels. He had been mentioned as a possible candidate at Cal. Bennett is expected to receive an extension sometime this spring. Bennett led the Gaels to the round of 32 before losing to Arizona in Salt Lake City. Bennett has led the Gaels to six NCAA appearances since 2001, 3 WCC titles (1 outright).

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Washington releases Mike Hopkins contract memorandum: salary goes from $1.8 million in year one to $2.3 in year six. Buyout goes from $2 million in year one down to $500,000 in year five. Bonuses for Pac -12 titles, advancing in NCAA tournament and high APR scores also included.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Purdue's Caleb Swanigan said the perception of the Big Ten being down as a conference was due to "the big names like Indiana, Michigan State weren't prolific powerhouses as they usually are... if Duke or North Carolina and an off year. People would say the ACC is off, and I think thats more where it came from."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Virginia junior Marial Shayok is transferring, per the school. Averaged 8.9 points this past season. Minutes were inconsistent late in the season, but did score 23 points in the NCAA Tournament win over UNC-Wilmington.