College basketball reacts to death of Kobe Bryant

January 26, 2020 will be a day sports fans will never forget and the morning after the death of Kobe Bryant, we’re still reading and watching all the coverage, refreshing Twitter for all the personal stories from those close to him and those who were inspired by Kobe Bryant.

Below is a compilation of college basketball people whether it’s coaches, media, players and others reacting to Kobe Bryant’s death at the age of 41 in a helicopter crash Sunday.

Michigan State’s Cassius Winston and Tom Izzo

ESPN’s Jay Williams

UCLA transfer Shareef O’Neal (Shaq’s son)


Stadium’s Jeff Goodman

Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim

Former Kentucky player Rex Chapman

Fox Sports’ Tim Brando

Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski

ESPN’s Holly Rowe

Kentucky’s John Calipari

Sports Illustrated’s Pat Forde

ESPN’s Rece Davis

Villanova’s Jay Wright

CBS Sports’ Gary Parrish

Oregon women’s Sabrina Ionescu

ESPN’s Dick Vitale

Gonzaga’s Mark Few

ESPN’s Dan Dakich

CBS Sports’ and The Athletic’s Seth Davis