Wake counting on 5-star freshman Jaylen Hoard

In this Jan. 20, 2018, photo, High Point Wesleyan's Jaylen Hoard (10) shoots Charlotte Christian defenders Paul Hudson, left, and Seth Bennetton during a high school basketball game in Greensboro, N.C. Several players left Wake Forest early this offseason. Jaylen Hoard came aboard. With four players exiting since the end of the season _ two turning pro, two others transferring _ the highly regarded freshman figures to be the centerpiece of a team trying to reach just its second NCAA Tournament since 2010. (Andrew Dye/The Winston-Salem Journal via AP)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Several players left Wake Forest early this offseason. Jaylen Hoard came aboard.

NC State’s Yow savors Top 25 goal, even amid FBI probe

In this Sept. 7, 2016, photo, North Carolina State athletic director Debbie Yow walks on the court during a tour of the school's renovated Reynolds Coliseum, in Raleigh, N.C. North Carolina State has finally the top-25 national status that athletics director Debbie Yow sought to build throughout her eight-year tenure. Yet, in an interview with The Associated Press, Yow is balancing the joy from the best overall sports season in Wolfpack history with the fact the men's basketball program is entangled in a federal corruption investigation into the sport. (Ethan Hyman/The News & Observer via AP)

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State finally owns the Top 25 national status that athletics director Debbie Yow has sought during her eight-year tenure.

Oklahoma’s Manek prepares for bigger role without Young

FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018, file photo, Oklahoma's Brady Manek (35) dunks the ball during an NCAA college basketball game against Texas Tech, in Lubbock, Texas. Manek's strong freshman season got lost in Trae Young's dynamic freshman year. Manek, Oklahoma's No. 3 scorer last season, is preparing for his sophomore season and looks forward to taking on more of the load. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson, File)

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Brady Manek’s strong freshman season was largely overlooked while the college basketball world was enamored with his Oklahoma teammate Trae Young.

Ex-Louisville players sue NCAA over vacated title

FILE - In this April 9, 2013, file photo, Louisville's Luke Hancock speaks during a news conference after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against Michigan, in Atlanta. An attorney representing a group of former Louisville men's basketball players says they have filed a lawsuit against the NCAA over the organization's vacation of the Cardinals' 2013 national championship and 2012 Final Four. John Morgan, one of several attorneys representing former Cardinals captain Luke Hancock, the 2013 Final Four Most Outstanding Player, and four teammates from that title team, described the NCAA as "a morally bankrupt organization" that exploits student-athletes during a Wednesday, July 11, 2018, news conference. The NCAA stripped Louisville of the title as part of sanctions for violations discovered during an escort scandal investigation. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A group of former Louisville men’s basketball players have filed a lawsuit against the NCAA over the organization’s vacation of the Cardinals’ 2013 national championship and 2012 Final Four.

Tim Tebow to be inducted into Florida’s ring of honor

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2009, file photo, Florida's Tim Tebow celebrates during the fourth quarter of the BCS Championship NCAA college football game against Oklahoma, in Miami. Two-time national champion and 2007 Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow will be inducted into the team's ring of honor, becoming the sixth player to receive the honor. The school announced Wednesday, July 11, 2018, that Tebow will be recognized during the LSU-Florida game on Oct. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Two-time national champion and 2007 Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow will be inducted into Florida’s ring of honor, becoming the sixth player to receive the honor.

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