1. Burning Questions for College Basketball's 2017 April Signing Period

    In addition to draft declarations, the coaching carousel and the transfer tilt-a-whirl, the college basketball offseason news cycle has officially entered the April signing period for recruits...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 21,770 reads 0 comments

  2. Tar Heels' Title Shows UNC Can Still Hang with Game's Blue Bloods in Its Own Way

    GLENDALE, Arizona — The 66-year-old Hall of Famer with the surgically repaired knee walked gingerly along the black carpet that led to North Carolina's locker room...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 1 month ago 50,675 reads 0 comments

  3. Marques Bolden Announces Return to Duke Blue Devils for Sophomore Season

    Marques Bolden will return to the Duke Blue Devils for the 2017-18 season, the team announced Monday. The Devils Den's Adam Rowe reported Sunday the freshman center was contemplating transferring from Duke...

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  4. Give Roy Williams the Credit He Deserves: UNC Coach Is Best of This Generation

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Roy Williams is in the Hall of Fame. He will play in the national championship game for the sixth time in his career Monday night and try for his third national title...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 month ago 61,588 reads 0 comments

  5. Will Cinderella Run Help South Carolina Nab Superprospect Zion Williamson?

    Win or lose, South Carolina's wild and unexpected Cinderella run to the Final Four will have an impact that lasts far beyond the 2017 NCAA tournament...

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  6. Duke's Dream Season Ends in Disaster: Early Exit Seals These Blue Devils' Legacy

    If they make a movie about Duke's 2016-17 season, they're going to need to change the ending to fit the rest of the story...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 173,648 reads 0 comments

  7. NCAA Bracket 2017: Updated Schedule and Predictions for Sunday's Action

    There’s one definite for the 2017 NCAA tournament; we’re going to crown a new champion. Overall No. 1 seed Villanova struggled, stumbled and lost to No. 8 Wisconsin, which opens the field for the East Region...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 2 months ago 9,411 reads 0 comments

  8. NCAA Bracket 2017: Schedule, Updated Predictions Before Thursday 1st-Round Games

    For those who skipped four captivating play-in games, the NCAA Tournament officially begins on Thursday. Mount St. Mary’s, Kansas State, UC Davis and Southern California earned their spots in the 64-team bracket...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 months ago 1,852 reads 0 comments

  9. NCAA Tournament 2017: B/R Expert Predictions, Updated Results for First Round

    So maybe there weren't that many upsets in the first round of the 2017 NCAA tournament, but are you saying you weren't entertained? Only a handful of double-digits seeds are still ...

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  10. Inside the Numbers of the 2017 NCAA Tournament

    The 2017 NCAA tournament is all about numbers. From scouring box scores, schedules and advanced statistics while filling out a bracket to the scoreboard in the arena, college basketball's season-ending extravaganza is based on digits...

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  11. Dream Matchups We Hope to See During the 2017 NCAA Tournament

    This year's bracket is filled with potential for some incredible matchups later in the tournament. Which teams are we hoping to see battle in the Sweet 16, Elite Eight, and Final ...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 3 months ago 21,491 reads 0 comments

  12. NCAA Basketball Championship 2017: Who Best Fits the Blueprint of a Winner?

    After four months of basketball, you would think that a team typically is what it is. This exercise is done to identify the traits of a national champion by studying past champs...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 3 months ago 43,857 reads 0 comments

  13. March Madness 2017: Complete Odds and Final Four Picks for NCAA Tournament

    Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to fill out those brackets. March Madness is finally here and college basketball fans around the country are rejoicing as the most exciting month in college sports is here...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 3 months ago 13,615 reads 0 comments

  14. NCAA Brackets 2017: The Chaos Bracket That Could Actually Happen

    You're going to see a lot of cockamamie ideas for picking brackets—coin flips, mascot fights, jersey colors, etc...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 128,926 reads 0 comments

  15. Final Four Predictions 2017: Picks, Best Odds to Win National Championship

    Tournament time is finally here, folks. The NCAA tournament selection committee made its decision on Sunday night, and the big basketball dance is set to begin this week...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 3 months ago 4,621 reads 0 comments

  16. NCAA Tournament 2017: Strengths and Weaknesses for Top Contenders

    The beauty of the NCAA tournament is that all 68 teams feel like they have a chance to win it all. In reality, the pool of contenders is much smaller. Since 1985, 31 of the 64 title-game finalists were No...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 26,574 reads 0 comments

  17. March Madness 2017: Safe Picks, Predictions for Riskiest Teams in NCAA Bracket

    As you carefully fill out your NCAA bracket, choose wisely. Remember Michigan State going down in the first round to Middle Tennessee? Good times for those who penciled the Spartans in to the Final Four without even considering the upset...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 months ago 27,821 reads 0 comments

  18. NCAA Tournament 2017: ​B/R's Odds for Every Team​ to Win the Title

    The 2017 NCAA tournament field has been revealed, and we have meticulously calculated each team's odds of winning the national championship. In almost all cases, these won't come close to matching the odds you will find at your local sportsbook...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 96,650 reads 0 comments

  19. NCAA Tournament 2017: Get to Know All 68 Teams in the Bracket

    The field is set, all 68 teams that qualified for the 2017 NCAA tournament placed in the bracket in such a way as to make for the best possible matchups over the next three weeks...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 46,342 reads 0 comments

  20. NCAA Tournament 2017: Power Ranking All 68 Teams

    The NCAA tournament field has been set, and we've ranked all 68 teams from bottom to top. Whether your favorite team is a blue blood fighting for the national championship or a Cinderella ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 225,146 reads 0 comments

  21. Mike Krzyzewski Sends Bitmojis to Duke Players and Personnel

    Duke Blue Devils head coach Mike Krzyzewski is 70 years old. But instead of going the Bill Belichick route—" SnapFace ," anyone?—Coach K seems to be embracing modern messaging platforms...

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  22. Duke's Kryptonite Readily Apparent on Eve of 2017 NCAA Tournament

    In a fantastic capstone to a wild ACC regular season, No. 5 North Carolina emerged from Saturday night's back-and-forth battle with No. 17 Duke with a 90-83 victory...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 95,939 reads 0 comments

  23. Syracuse's John Gillon Upsets Duke with Buzzer-Beater 3

    The bank was open for the Syracuse Orange late at the Carrier Dome on Wednesday night. With the score tied at 75 apiece and roughly eight seconds remaining in a pivotal home contest ...

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  24. Matchups We Would Love to See in the 2017 NCAA Tournament

    Among the countless things that make the NCAA tournament great are the compelling matchups that come about during the course of the three-week event...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 months ago 28,939 reads 0 comments

  25. Jayson Tatum's Monster Night vs. Virginia Shows He's Duke's Best Big-Game Weapon

    No. 12 Duke scored just 21 points as an entire team in the first half against No. 14 Virginia's vaunted pack-line defense, but freshman phenom Jayson Tatum exploded for 21 second-half points of his own in a 65-55 win for the Blue Devils...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 14,980 reads 0 comments