1. Big East Tournament 2015: Dates, Top Players to Watch in Upcoming Event

    If you are waiting for classic Big East tournament matchups at Madison Square Garden like the ones between Jim Boeheim's Syracuse squads and John Thompson's Georgetown teams, you may have to check ESPN Classic...

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  2. Kentucky Basketball: How a Healthy Trey Lyles Makes UK Even More Dangerous

    It can be easy to get lost in the shuffle when there are future NBA players coming off the bench for the Kentucky Wildcats, but Trey Lyles stood out for the team during its dominant 74-56 victory over the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Wednesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 5,499 reads 62 comments

  3. Duke vs. Virginia Tech: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    There was legitimate talk about whether Duke should rest banged-up superstar Jahlil Okafor for Wednesday's game against Virginia Tech because the Blue Devils would steamroll the Hokies with or without him...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 7,761 reads 55 comments

  4. Kentucky vs. Mississippi State: Score, Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    Kentucky is a machine, and the nation better get used to it with March and all its madness right around the corner. The No...

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  5. 2015 NFL Draft: Selection Order, Predictions and Unheralded Prospects to Watch

    Everyone wants to know which NFL prospects will be selected in the first round, which is why the entire order of the draft and predictions for how the first round will unfold are below...

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  6. Maryland Backcourt's Scary Mix of Fearlessness, Talent Can Carry Terps in March

    If college basketball really is a guard’s game, then the Maryland Terrapins are ready for the madness of March...

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  7. Wisconsin vs. Maryland: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    Less than 24 hours after the college basketball world was up in arms over a court-storming at Kansas State, the Maryland Terrapins fans showed the nation how they swarm the floor when their team upset No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 13,202 reads 127 comments

  8. The All-Injury Team for College Basketball in 2014-15

    Few things in sports are as disheartening as injuries, especially at the college level. Nobody wants to see a student-athlete’s season or even career cut short because of health problems, regardless of what team he or she is on...

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  9. March Madness 2015: Analyzing Potential Bracket-Busting Teams

    If the NCAA tournament went according to script every year, it certainly wouldn't be known as March Madness. There are upsets every season, and the trick to filling out a successful bracket is picking those shocking results...

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  10. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Post-Combine Predictions for Nation's Top Prospects

    It is easy to get caught up in the NFL Scouting Combine, especially when coverage of 40-yard dash times and reps on the bench press is the only football news fans are exposed to during this long stretch of the offseason...

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  11. Duke Basketball: Keys to Winning Each Remaining Regular-Season Game

    If you listen to many commentators and fans, the rest of the college basketball season and even the NCAA tournament is just a formality—Kentucky is going to run away with the national championship...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 5,271 reads 18 comments

  12. NHL Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Jordan Staal, Curtis Glencross and More

    The NHL trade deadline is rapidly approaching, and there are bound to be a number of moves with so many teams jockeying for playoff positioning in the season’s stretch run...

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  13. Bassmaster Classic 2015: Results and Analysis from Annual Event

    You've heard of home-field advantage. You've heard of home-court advantage. Have you heard of home-lake advantage? That is exactly what Casey Ashley experienced during his 2015 ...

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  14. College Football Spring Practices 2015: Full Schedule and Dates for Top 25 Teams

    It's been slightly more than one month since Urban Meyer lifted up the national championship trophy after his Ohio State Buckeyes won the title and put an end to college football until the fall...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 1,129 reads 0 comments

  15. March Madness 2015: Bracket Predictions for Nation's Top Bubble Teams

    Nothing tops the actual madness in March, but there is plenty of drama at the end of the regular season as bubble teams jockey for positioning in the NCAA tournament bracket...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 7,072 reads 0 comments

  16. Ohio State vs. Michigan: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    One team was nationally ranked during Michigan's 64-57 victory over Ohio State, and the other was a borderline NIT contender that was stuck in a five-game losing streak. You would have never guessed which squad was which during the actual game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 6,981 reads 141 comments

  17. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions and Prospects to Watch

    The players who will turn the fortunes around for a handful of NFL franchises are available in the upcoming draft. The tricky part is finding out who those players are out of hundreds of candidates...

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  18. Kentucky Basketball: How Much Better Can the Wildcats Get in 2014-15?

    Watching a Kentucky Wildcats basketball game in late February is the equivalent of watching a baseball game during the dog days of summer in July or August when the division race is all but over...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 18,307 reads 150 comments

  19. Daily Fantasy College Basketball 2015: CBB Draft Kings Strategy for Feb. 21

    The most difficult decisions are often the ones that feature a number of different choices, and that is exactly what Draft Kings players must face with Saturday's loaded college basketball slate...

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  20. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Updated 1st-Round Predictions for Top Prospects

    Job interviews are inherently stressful. Just imagine if part of your interview was throwing on shorts and a T-shirt and running 40 yards in front of hundreds of scouts depicting your every move...

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  21. College Basketball Players Who Create Matchup Nightmares

    It is hard trying to stop a Division I college basketball player from scoring no matter how good a defender is on the floor...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 4,109 reads 20 comments

  22. NFL Combine 2015: Weekend Schedule and Intriguing Prospects to Watch

    It is easy to poke fun at the NFL Scouting Combine as a glaring source of overreaction that only gets so much attention because the public is starved for anything football related in the aftermath of the Super Bowl...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 3,882 reads 1 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Buzz from Los Angeles in Aftermath of Trade Deadline

    Seemingly everyone in the league was traded before Thursday’s 3 p.m. ET deadline. Everyone, that is, except for a member of the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 6,832 reads 0 comments

  24. Disney Princess Half Marathon 2015: Route, Course Map, Times, Event Details

    If anyone can make running 13.1 miles in February magical, it is Mickey Mouse and his friends, but glass slippers are not recommended in place of gym shoes...

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  25. Duke Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from Showdown with UNC

    There is something truly beautiful about college basketball at its very best, and that is exactly what fans were treated to during Duke’s 92-90 victory over archrival North Carolina Wednesday...

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