1. Blue Bloods Kansas and Kentucky Each Desperately Need a Win in Marquee Matchup

    It has been said that the first step is always the hardest, but the 4,366th step won't come very easily when the No. 4 Kansas Jayhawks host the No. 20 Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday night...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 14 days ago 9,903 reads 67 comments

  2. The 10 Must-See NCAA Basketball Games in February

    Spoiler: The top college basketball game on tap for February is the Kansas-Oklahoma rematch. That's just the way it is. Right after the new year, Kansas, then ranked No...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 14 days ago 7,126 reads 21 comments

  3. Ovehyped NCAA Basketball Freshmen Not Yet Ready for the NBA

    When a freshman arrives at college as a highly rated prospect, he is expected to have an immediate impact and likely turn pro after a single productive season, the so-called one-and-done player...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 14 days ago 25,593 reads 56 comments

  4. Melvin Johnson: VCU's 3-Point Marksman with Secret Service Agent Aspirations

    Melvin Johnson daydreams about being in the United States Secret Service someday. Then again, he’s pretty high on the idea of becoming a special agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, known more familiarly as the ATF...

    Steve Greenberg Written by Steve Greenberg about 14 days ago 14,117 reads 11 comments

  5. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, January 27, 2016

    Fact: Ben Simmons is leading all D-I freshmen in PPG, RPG and double-doubles this season. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 14 days ago 9,439 reads 4 comments

  6. Boise State Broncos vs. UNLV Rebels: Betting Odds, Analysis, Preview

    The UNLV Rebels (12-8) will look to even their Mountain West record and remain in contention for the conference title when they host the Boise State Broncos (15-5) on Wednesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 14 days ago 407 reads 0 comments

  7. Duke Basketball: Ranking the Biggest Games Left on Blue Devils' Schedule

    With four losses in its last five games, Duke is mired in its worst skid in almost a decade. The Blue Devils are 15-6 overall and 4-4 in the ACC , their worst start in the league since 1996-97...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 15 days ago 4,382 reads 15 comments

  8. 2016 NCAA Tournament Bracket: Latest Projection of the Field of 68

    Oklahoma is still the No. 1 overall seed in our latest projection of the 2016 NCAA tournament field, and as we'll discuss later, it isn't even close...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 15 days ago 120,256 reads 156 comments

  9. UNC Basketball: Each Starter's Biggest Area of Improvement in 2015-16

    The North Carolina Tar Heels have lived up to expectations so far with a big jump from last season thanks to the individual improvement of the players...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 15 days ago 4,256 reads 11 comments

  10. Ranking the Deadliest 3-Point Snipers in College Basketball in 2015-16

    The three-point shot is the great equalizer in college basketball, taking away any advantage an opponent might have in size, strength or speed. All that can be overcome by a player who can get open on the perimeter and knock down the long-range shot...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 15 days ago 12,180 reads 24 comments

  11. Which Contender Is Best Suited to Win the Big 12?

    Oklahoma Sooners head coach Lon Kruger has never really been about league championships, despite a boatload of wide-ranging postseason success. He's taken Kansas State to an Elite Eight, Florida to a Final Four and UNLV to a Sweet 16...

    Jason Franchuk Written by Jason Franchuk about 15 days ago 12,335 reads 51 comments

  12. Power Ranking the Big Ten Basketball Teams Midway Through Conference Play

    A lot can change in the span of two weeks, especially during the wild, unpredictable 2015-16 college basketball season...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 15 days ago 10,191 reads 18 comments

  13. Updated Player of the Year Rankings for College Basketball in 2015-16

    Oklahoma's Buddy Hield is still the obvious No. 1 in our latest ranking of college basketball's Player of the Year candidates, but the only thing clear about Nos...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 16 days ago 48,297 reads 95 comments

  14. Kentucky Basketball: Each Starter's Biggest Area of Improvement in 2015-16

    Kentucky's season has been full of up and downs, but the key for a team of this caliber is to improve from the start of the year to the end. Each player has certainly done this, at least in certain areas...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 4,337 reads 8 comments

  15. Is It Time for Duke to Panic After Latest ACC Loss to Miami?

    Nothing describes the current state of Duke basketball better than the moments immediately following its game Monday at Miami...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 16 days ago 23,590 reads 154 comments

  16. Miami Gets Rowdy in the Locker Room After Beating Duke

    What do you do when you beat the reigning national champs on your home court? Run off the plug twice. The Miami Hurricanes trounced the Duke Blue Devils, 80-69, at BankUnited Center on Monday night...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 16 days ago 24,251 reads 37 comments

  17. Duke vs. Miami: Score and Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    The Miami Hurricanes beat the Duke Blue Devils in men's basketball Monday, and it wasn't an upset. Welcome to the new normal in the ACC. Miami defended its home court with an 80-69 victory over the suddenly reeling Blue Devils...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 6,461 reads 164 comments

  18. Ranking the Top College Basketball Coach of the Year Candidates for 2015-16

    When your sport ends its season with a 68-team, single-elimination tournament, it's probably fair to say the issue is never settled until the thing's played out. Working around that caveat, the 2015-16 college basketball campaign is coming into focus..

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 16 days ago 20,670 reads 60 comments

  19. Demetrius Jackson Injury: Updates on Notre Dame Star's Hamstring and Return

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have high hopes for the remainder of the 2015-16 season, but they might want to temper their expectations while star guard Demetrius Jackson recovers from an injury...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 652 reads 0 comments

  20. Kansas vs. Iowa State: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    No. 14 Iowa State 85, No. 4 Kansas 72 The No. 14 Iowa State Cyclones (16-4, 5-3 Big 12) used a dominant second half to down the No. 4 Kansas Jayhawks (16-4, 5-3) at Hilton Coliseum on Monday night...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 16 days ago 4,449 reads 20 comments

  21. 2015-16 Oscar Robertson Trophy, Wayman Tisdale Award Watch Lists Revealed

    The United States Basketball Writers Association announced the watch lists for the Oscar Robertson Trophy and the Wayman Tisdale Award on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 8,741 reads 15 comments

  22. Xavier Is a Legit Final Four Contender, and That Shouldn't Surprise Anyone

    Xavier made a surprising run to the Sweet 16 last March on the back of a tall, goofy Uber driver and an unusual defense (the 1-3-1 zone). Actually, let's try that again... Xavier did what it usually does last March, getting to the Sweet 16...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 16 days ago 10,946 reads 17 comments

  23. Duke vs. Miami: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Miami recorded its 15th double-digit win of the season, pulling away from Duke in the second half for an 80-69 home victory on Monday night. The 15th-ranked Hurricanes (16-3, 5-2) beat No...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 16 days ago 4,383 reads 35 comments

  24. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 12

    College basketball's year of the upset continued in earnest as 15 teams from last week's AP Top 25 suffered at least one loss, but even a road loss to Iowa State wasn't enough to knock Oklahoma from its throne as the No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 16 days ago 52,499 reads 68 comments

  25. AP College Basketball Poll 2016: Complete Week 12 Rankings Released

    Anyone hoping a sense of calm would overtake the college basketball landscape after weeks of uncertainty was sorely disappointed over the last seven days. No...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 days ago 93,767 reads 193 comments