1. One-Dimensional College Basketball Teams That Will Struggle in March

    There are few things in all of sports more difficult than winning a national championship in college basketball. After all, teams have to perform under one-and-done pressure for six (or sometimes seven) games in a row at a high level...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 31,276 reads 18 comments

  2. Kentucky Basketball: Stock Watch for Wildcats' Key Players

    There's a very specific reason seemingly every article about this season's Kentucky basketball team is about either the platoon substitution system or whether the Wildcats will go undefeated—there is very little else to nitpick with this squad...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 4,922 reads 7 comments

  3. Patriots vs. Seahawks: Opening Favorite and Pick for Super Bowl 2015

    Guess who’s back, back again? The Super Bowl favorite Seattle Seahawks are one win away from defending their crown, but the New England Patriots have ideas of their own...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 1,715 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Miles Plumlee, Tayshaun Prince and More

    We have reached the point in the NBA season when it is fairly clear which teams are playoff contenders and which ones should start planning for the future...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 1,619 reads 0 comments

  5. Pro Bowl 2015: Date, Kickoff Time, Unconferenced Rosters, Format and More

    There is nothing like a game of backyard football between some of the NFL ’s brightest stars in the week between the conference championships and the Super Bowl to help America cope with the lack of a meaningful game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 5,721 reads 0 comments

  6. Super Bowl Commercials 2015: What to Expect from Super Bowl XLIX Ad Lineup

    In a Super Bowl featuring Tom Brady and the New England Patriots against Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks, there is one thing bound to generate the most discussion the next day—the commercials...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 2,124 reads 1 comments

  7. Australian Open 2015 Prize Money: Complete Purse and Earnings from Melbourne

    If you are a professional tennis player, there is money waiting for you Down Under. The 2015 Australian Open kicks off Monday as the first Grand Slam on the 2015 calendar, and it is offering the richest purse in tennis history...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 36,113 reads 0 comments

  8. Ohio State Basketball: Buckeyes' 5 Biggest Concerns in Big Ten Play

    Once Buckeye Nation finally wakes up from their national championship hangover, they are going to be sorely disappointed in the basketball team thus far...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 3,551 reads 23 comments

  9. Kansas vs. Iowa State: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    No team in all of college basketball has more of a stranglehold on its conference than Kansas, with 10 consecutive regular-season titles, but Iowa State took down the king Saturday night with an 86-81 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 5,496 reads 32 comments

  10. Duke Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from Crucial Win over Louisville

    Apparently the sky isn ’t falling. Fresh off two consecutive double-digit losses to North Carolina State and Miami (FL), the Duke basketball team walked into Louisville and handled the Cardinals with ease, eventually winning, 63-52...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 1,331 reads 1 comments

  11. East-West Shrine Game 2015: Schedule and Players to Watch in All-Star Contest

    The list of former players and coaches alone should be enough to entice you to watch the East-West Shrine Game this season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 2,092 reads 0 comments

  12. Colts vs Patriots: Odds, TV Schedule, Predictions for AFC Championship Game 2015

    There may have been something of a metaphorical changing of the guard in the divisional round when Andrew Luck beat Peyton Manning , but Tom Brady is not ready to pass the torch just yet...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 6,741 reads 1 comments

  13. NFLPA Collegiate Bowl 2015: Schedule and Players to Watch in All-Star Contest

    The national championship was won, the confetti fell, and the college football season came to an end. However, the football is long from over for some of the nation's top NFL draft ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 2,037 reads 0 comments

  14. NFC Championship Game 2015: Updated Odds, Prop Bets for Packers vs. Seahawks

    Russell Wilson and Aaron Rodgers may have worked the whole season for the NFC Championship Game, but so to have NFL bettors...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 25,087 reads 53 comments

  15. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Ideal Fits for Uncommitted 5-Stars in 2015 Class

    A working knowledge of the X’s and O’s of the game is always important for college basketball coaches, but recruiting is the lifeblood of the sport and its top programs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 40,555 reads 90 comments

  16. Super Bowl 2015: Latest NFL Championship Odds, Conference Title Predictions

    Never will you find an NFL doubleheader with higher stakes than conference title Sunday, and this season’s version will feature four of the best quarterbacks in the league, ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 7,886 reads 0 comments

  17. Packers vs. Seahawks: Updated Odds, Predictions for NFC Championship Game 2015

    The Seattle Seahawks are laughing at your notion of NFL parity this season, and now they are one win away from reaching the Super Bowl for the second straight year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 16,593 reads 0 comments

  18. Super Bowl 2015: AFC, NFC Title Odds, Predictions on Paths to NFL Championship

    Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks vs. Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. Tom Brady and the New England Patriots vs. Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 3,146 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Rumors: Updates, Speculation for Week of Jan. 12

    It was a busy week of on-court action in the NBA that included the return of LeBron James, but off-court rumors drew plenty of attention as well...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 17,196 reads 18 comments

  20. Super Bowl 2015: Updated Vegas Odds and Predictions for NFL Championship Tilt

    Thanks to Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts, NFL fans will have a different Super Bowl than last season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 3,042 reads 0 comments

  21. NFL Draft 2015: Updated Mock Draft Ahead of Conference Championships

    Thank the football gods for the NFL draft, because there is a long football-less offseason ahead of us after two conference championship clashes and the Super Bowl...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 8,646 reads 2 comments

  22. Kentucky Basketball: Who Should Be the Wildcats' Starting 5?

    Kentucky head coach John Calipari is like a scientist—the regular season is his laboratory, and the changes to his lineup rotations are the variables in his experiment...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 6,549 reads 76 comments

  23. Ohio State Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from Rivalry Showdown vs. Michigan

    If you know any Ohio State fans in your life, now would be a good time to ask them how they feel. Good luck finding a more euphoric group of people than Buckeye Nation after their ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 2,309 reads 4 comments

  24. NFL Draft 2015: Updated Mock Draft for Nation's Top Prospects

    The Super Bowl dreams are over for all but four teams, which means the rest of the NFL is planning ahead for the draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 7,793 reads 4 comments

  25. Oregon vs. Ohio State: Overlooked Moments in College Football Championship 2015

    These things don’t even happen in sports movies because the plot wouldn’t be believable. Ohio State’s 42-20 national championship beatdown of the Oregon Ducks ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 2,610 reads 0 comments