Matt Norlander

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Kentucky's Mark Pope filling out coaching staff after plucking Baylor's top assistant from Scott Drew

Alvin Brooks III is leaving Baylor for Kentucky to become the associate head coach of the Wildcats

North Carolina's RJ Davis, a First Team All-American, is returning to the Tar Heels for fifth and final season

Hubert Davis will be bringing back the most heralded player in college basketball next season — on a loaded Tar Heels roster

Robbie Avila, one of the biggest names in the transfer portal, following Josh Schertz to Saint Louis

One of the best transfers in the portal is headed to the A-10 and teaming up with another former Sycamore in Saint Louis

2024 NBA Draft: Kentucky's Reed Sheppard, college basketball's national freshman of the year, leaving for pros

Sheppard is passing on remaining a college superstar after one of the more surprising FOY campaigns in recent memory

College basketball coaching changes tracker 2024: BYU hires Kevin Young after Kentucky plucks Mark Pope

With more than 60 coaching moves in the past month, here is everything you need to know about what's changed in college hoops

BYU to hire Kevin Young as coach: Phoenix Suns assistant to lead Cougars after Mark Pope takes over Kentucky

The Cougars are going into the NBA ranks by bringing up Young, who was recently a finalist for the Brooklyn Nets job

Kentucky hires Mark Pope: BYU coach, player on Wildcats' 1995-96 national title team succeeds John Calipari

Pope, who won a national title with the Wildcats, is a high-energy coach who spent the past nine years at Utah Valley and Brigham Young

Scott Drew turns down Kentucky: Baylor coach will remain with Bears after passing on Wildcats' offer

Drew has decided to remain at Baylor, passing on a lucrative offer to replace John Calipari

John Calipari closing in on deal with Arkansas: Ex-Kentucky coach taking over Razorbacks is 'imminent'

Calipari and Arkansas are expected to officially agree to terms in a volcanic shakeup to college basketball

UConn's second straight national title comes in dominant style, cementing the Huskies as a modern dynasty

And just as impressive: The 2023-24 UConn Huskies proved themselves as one of the best teams in modern history

2024 March Madness TV schedule: How to watch NCAA Tournament championship, announcers, times, live stream

The complete television and streaming schedule for how to watch March Madness 2024

UConn vs. Purdue national championship game gives us incredibly rare finale guaranteed to be legendary

The unstoppable team meets the immovable man, and on Monday night, no matter the champion, college basketball will win big

Purdue, Zach Edey and Matt Painter quiet critics forever by making NCAA title game with win over NC State

In making it to the national championship game, Purdue has fully redeemed itself after epic defeat vs. Fairleigh Dickinson last year

Saint Louis hires Josh Schertz: Indiana State coach leaves Sycamores after falling in NIT final

One of the hottest mid-major coaches in this year's cycle is going to the A-10 to try and revive a slumping SLU

March Madness 2024: UConn's flight to Final Four in Arizona delayed due to mechanical issues with plane

After multiple extended delays, the UConn men's basketball team landed in Arizona at 3:12 a.m. local time

Matt Norlander is a two-time national award-winning senior writer who has been with CBS Sports since 2010 and is in his 14th season covering college basketball for CBS Sports. He also co-hosts the Eye on College Basketball podcast and is a college hoops analyst and insider for CBS Sports HQ. In addition to college hoops, Norlander covers the NBA Draft, is CBS Sports' lead Olympics columnist and occasionally writes on golf. He lives in Connecticut with his wife and two sons, is an avid guitarist, amateur drummer and enthusiastic skier. You're happily invited to send him story tips and music recommendations.

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