college basketball


SAN DIEGO (AP) Half of San Diego State's touted freshman class is expected to be sitting on the bench when the basketball season opens Nov. 14.


CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) Wichita State has been so dominant in the Missouri Valley, it can be tough for players on other teams to get noticed.


LOS ANGELES (AP) UCLA is increasing by nearly a quarter the number of student seats in the lower bowl of Pauley Pavilion for men's basketball games this season.


COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) South Carolina will guarantee four-year scholarships to its qualifying NCAA sports.


STANFORD, Calif. (AP) Johnny Dawkins made a point last season not to fret about his future and just coach Stanford back into a winner and an NCAA tournament team.