The rookies in charge will get a lot of the preseason attention, but it's the second season that could make or break the tenure of these coaches.
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The fields for 13 early-season college basketball tournaments were announced Thursday. Here's your handy guide to all 13 ESPN-aired events.
- Gresham transfers from Northeastern to Georgia
- No. 40 prospect Claxton declares for NBA draft
- Georgia's Hammonds undergoes foot surgery
- Homegrown Edwards is UGA's 1st 5-star recruit
Wednesday was the deadline for player entry in the 2019 NBA draft. Here are the college teams with bigger (or fewer) worries.
These NBA draft decisions, transfer decisions and recruiting commitments will have a lot to say about college basketball's pecking order heading into 2019-20.
Donnell Gresham, who averaged 9.7 points and started 33 games for Northeastern last season, has transfered to Georgia and is eligible to play next season.
Nic Claxton, the No. 40 prospect in the ESPN 100 draft rankings, is entering the NBA draft. Claxton averaged 13 points and 8.6 rebounds for Georgia as a sophomore last season.
March is about celebrating the best in college basketball, but the College Basketball Misery Index seeds which fans feel the worst when March Madness starts.
Missouri's Jordan Geist isn't ready for his college career to end just yet.
Chris Silva had 24 points and 10 rebounds as South Carolina beat Georgia 66-46 on Saturday assuring the Gamecocks a double-bye into the quarterfinals of next week's Southeastern Conference Tournament.
Rayshaun Hammonds, the second-leading scorer for an 11-win Georgia team, had foot surgery Thursday.
Jordan Geist scored 18 points and Torrence Watson had 17 to lead Missouri to a 64-39 win over Georgia on Wednesday night in a matchup of two of the SEC's bottom three teams.
Nicolas Claxton scored a career-high 25 points, including four in the final two minutes, and Georgia upset Florida 61-55 Saturday night to end a nine-game losing streak.
Chuma Okeke hit a 3-pointer with 26 seconds remaining and Auburn pulled out a 78-75 victory over Georgia, handing the Bulldogs their 13th straight Southeastern Conference loss on Wednesday night.
Eight Mississippi players kneeled during the national anthem in response to a Confederacy rally near the arena before the Rebels' 72-71 victory over Georgia on Saturday.
Quinndary Weatherspoon sank one of three free throws with 0.5 seconds remaining, giving him a career-high 31 points and lifting Mississippi State to a 68-67 win over Georgia on Wednesday night.
Tremont Waters scored 20 points, Ja'vonte Smart added 19 and No. 19 LSU won its fourth straight game, holding off Georgia for an 83-79 victory Saturday night.
TJ Starks had 19 points and Jay Jay Chandler added 18 to help the Texas A&M Aggies roll to their second straight win, 73-56, over the struggling Georgia Bulldogs on Tuesday night.