What does Sy’s departure mean for the Hokies?

By Mychal Hunter What a mess. If you haven’t heard already, Khadim Sy has reportedly left the Virginia Tech men’s basketball program once again and will transfer to a JUCO school. Sy left VPI prior to his sophomore year after a nice freshman campaign to attend a JUCO as well. As many are aware, few …

The Freshman 15

By Mychal Hunter Many of you who follow me on Twitter know that last night I was a little agitated after reviewing Jason McIntyre’s top 50 players in the nation article from earlier this week. Over the past few weeks I’ve been watching a little bit a film on the incoming freshmen for the ACC …

The NCAA continues to be the Wile E. Coyote of sports governing bodies

By Mychal Hunter So, about a year ago five NCAA Division I basketball assistant coaches are arrested for allegedly paying players, family members of players, lending money etc. in order to secure recruits for their respective programs. Most of these programs immediately took action and remove these coaches from their positions and essentially moved forward. …

Duke already has its next annoyingly good white kid.

By Mychal Hunter I bag on Duke. I bag on Duke a lot. I get that. There are some things that need to be said about it though. If you are a Duke hater, it is most likely because you covet their success. As an avid Georgia Tech fan, there are programs in the ACC …

#28: Brad Brownell Contract Thoughts

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-rn4i4-95aef9 Quick hitter today. Just giving my thoughts on the Brad Brownell Contract extension. Send questions to: accbasketballreport@gmail.com Twitter: @Peacone36 IG: mychalhunter Go to ACCBasketballReport.com for additional content.

The ACC’s Top Returning Players: #22 VJ King

By Mychal Hunter I honestly thought by now this player would be higher on the list, but given the state of Louisville basketball over the last 12 months, he gets a pass. Coming in at #22, Louisville junior forward, VJ King. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIBP1llLRRc That video is from his freshman season. You can see there why people …

The ACC’s Top Returning Players: #23 Chris Lykes

By Mychal Hunter Let's just get it out of the way. If this guy was 6'2 instead of 5'7 we would be talking about his NBA future. Chris Lykes is now "The Man" in the Miami back court after graduation and early departures have decimated the guard/wing spots on the Hurricanes roster. Lykes rolled into …

ACC’s Top Returning Players: #24 Phil Cofer

By Mychal Hunter Next up on the top 25 returning ACC players is Phil Cofer at #24. Up until recently it was not known if Cofer would actually be a returning player, as he had to petition the NCAA for a fifth year of eligibility.  He missed all but 11 games of the 2015-16 season …

Talking ACC Hoops with Will Ojanen

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-rt2e3-947fff In my return I have a conversation with ACC Nation's Will Ojanen about all things ACC Hoops. We talk about the Duke "Brotherhood", UNC's potential, how fast can Jeff Capel turn Pitt around, Jim Christian or Brad Brownell and what to expect from UVA and NCST. find Will @WillsWorldMN on twitter and at ACCNation.com …

ACC’s Top Returning Players: #25 Anthony Lawrence Jr.

By Mychal Hunter Over the next few weeks I am going to be releasing the top 25 returning players to the ACC for the 2018-19 season. Coming in at #25 is Miami Hurricanes forward Anthony Lawrence Jr. Lawrence has been a role player for most of his career in Coral Gables but will be leaned …