1. Preseason Mid-Major Top 25

    How many preseason top 25 polls have you seen so far? I know, they’re getting old. I have decided to make things a little more interesting by releasing a preseason mid-major top 25 poll...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about 5 years ago 825 reads 1 comments

  2. Two Prospects Left in the Rivals Top 100

    The national signing period for college basketball ended on May 20, but there are still two prospects remaining in the Rivals.com Top 100. Lance Stephenson (No. 11 overall) and Noel Johnson (No...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about 5 years ago 1,169 reads 1 comments

  3. The Under-19 National Team: Providing a Glimpse at Some of College Basketball’s Up and Coming Stars

    The USA Under-19 national team will compete for the FIBA title in New Zealand next month, and tryouts for the team will be held June 16-18...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about over 5 years ago 353 reads 2 comments

  4. Preseason Top 25 (As of May 16)

    Progress is being made, however so slowly, in the “water-testing” process for the NBA draft. I have made these rankings on my own assumptions of early departures, and even ...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about over 5 years ago 884 reads 13 comments

  5. Top 150 College Basketball Players for the 2009-2010 season

    Note: Check out my website, thesportingrave.com.Here are my rankings for the Top 150 College Basketball Players for the 2009-2010 season...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about over 5 years ago 5,349 reads 2 comments

  6. Looking on the Bright Side: College Stars Who Stick Around

    Every year college basketball’s stars have the option of contemplating a premature move to the NBA, and if they are projected as a high pick they usually take advantage of the opportunity...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about over 5 years ago 66 reads 0 comments

  7. What Are Words Worth? College Basketball Recruits Back Out Easily

    Time and time again this past year, a recruit has pulled out of his agreement to attend a college, whether that be a verbal or signed commitment, and “reopened” the process...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about over 5 years ago 59 reads 0 comments

  8. Grading This Year's Coaching Changes

    I will grade them on long term potential, and how they will impact recruiting and the fan base, not only what they look like right now. I will list the school first, then the new coach, followed by my grade and comment...

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about over 5 years ago 40 reads 0 comments

  9. The One and Done Rule: For Better or For Worse?

    The formerly known “one and done rule” prevents high school prospects from entering the NBA draft straight out of high school, and states that a player must be one year removed from high school and 19 years old to place his name in the draft..

    Colin Means Written by Colin Means about over 5 years ago 472 reads 0 comments