1. The Biggest X-Factor for Top College Basketball Teams in 2014-15 Season

    A host of variables go into every college basketball team's performance over the course of a lengthy season. Any player's performance or mindset on any given night can radically change the course of an entire campaign...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 day ago 17,519 reads 24 comments

  2. Ranking the 10 Best College Basketball Coaches Under 40 Years Old

    With 351 head coaching jobs available in Division I college basketball, it's reasonable to expect that the people who fill said positions cut a wide demographic swath...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 days ago 16,843 reads 18 comments

  3. Does Duke's Chase Jeter Commitment Mean Marshall Plumlee Should Transfer?

    Duke basketball has recruited big men off the McDonald's All-American teams since shortly after the inception of said teams...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 days ago 5,915 reads 4 comments

  4. Individual Matchups We Can't Wait to See in 2014-15 College Basketball Season

    College basketball is not like the movies where the sequel invariably pales in comparison to the original. Thanks to the lessons that players learn from film, the rematch of any great game has the potential to be even better...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 10 days ago 19,425 reads 31 comments

  5. Duke Basketball: Breaking Down Blue Devils' 2014-15 Nonconference Schedule

    For an elite college basketball program like Duke, compiling its nonconference schedule is a delicate dance...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 12 days ago 6,685 reads 3 comments

  6. Kentucky Basketball: Breaking Down Wildcats' 2014-15 Nonconference Schedule

    Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari looks stressed in this picture. And as well he should be, considering this was taken during the national championship game in April...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 13 days ago 6,539 reads 6 comments

  7. Predicting Stat Lines for Each Incoming 5-Star Freshman in 2014-15 CBB Season

    The 24 incoming college basketball freshmen listed as 5-star prospects by Rivals.com walk into situations of varying urgency on their new teams...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 15 days ago 14,329 reads 8 comments

  8. The 10 College Basketball Players Most Likely to Fill Up Stat Sheets in 2014-15

    With 351 college basketball teams in Division I, no one has the time to see them all. This is why statistics are kept, so we can have at least a blurry picture of which players dominate without being fixtures on ESPN or CBS...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 18 days ago 37,684 reads 62 comments

  9. Duke Basketball: Where Blue Devils' Projected Starters Rank vs. ACC Competition

    The ACC keeps loading up year after year, and Duke basketball occasionally showed the fatigue of running through the minefield last season...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 20 days ago 2,612 reads 6 comments

  10. Charles Matthews Is Latest Kentucky Recruit from Rich Chicago Pipeline

    The Chicago-based Meanstreets AAU basketball program has been good to the University of Kentucky. Anthony Davis played there before leading UK to a national championship in 2012...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 21 days ago 5,174 reads 2 comments

  11. College Basketball Coaches Whose Stock Will Rise Most in 2014-15 Season

    Trying to handicap college basketball coaching fortunes is almost as reliable as the folks who handicap your fortunes at the county fair...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 24 days ago 12,741 reads 10 comments

  12. Meet Duke's Newest Recruiting Ambassador: Star 2015 Commit Luke Kennard

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Walking around either Louisville or Lexington — the two most basketball-mad cities in one of the most basketball-mad states in the nation — wearing a Duke shirt can sometimes be hazardous to a young man's health...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 24 days ago 20,562 reads 6 comments

  13. Kentucky and Louisville Set to Battle over 5-Star Recruit Antonio Blakeney

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — When Kentucky and Louisville both set their sights on a player, it's time for college basketball fans to get their popcorn ready...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 25 days ago 13,805 reads 31 comments

  14. Ranking the Most Complete Players for the 2014-15 College Basketball Season

    It's hard to find a truly "complete" player in college basketball anymore. Not that it was ever easy, to be honest. After all, Larry Bird was never a tremendous athlete and Michael Jordan shot 16...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 29 days ago 38,599 reads 88 comments

  15. Ranking College Basketball's Top 10 Freshman Duos in the Past Decade

    In college basketball, a great freshman class can't be considered a great class if there's only one star to come out of it. Even the best need some support, a sidekick who joins the program at the same time to form a feared freshman duo...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 27,125 reads 74 comments

  16. Kentucky Basketball: Where Wildcats' Projected Starters Rank vs. SEC Competition

    You'll be hard-pressed to find a prediction for the forthcoming SEC basketball season that doesn't put the Kentucky Wildcats in first place...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 11,178 reads 10 comments

  17. 1 Under-the-Radar Player to Watch in Each Major NCAA Basketball Conference

    We all feel like we know who college basketball's stars will be in the 2014-15 season. Duke adds freshman Jahlil Okafor, Louisville's Montrezl Harrell will spend his entire junior ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 34,512 reads 37 comments

  18. Duke Basketball: Power Ranking Mike Krzyzewski's Head Coaching Tree

    You won't discuss college basketball's greatest coaches for very long before the name Mike Krzyzewski is brought up...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 7,966 reads 10 comments

  19. Kentucky Basketball: Is John Calipari the Nation's Most Irreplaceable Coach?

    A college basketball coach can be a tactical genius or a silver-tongued recruiter, but if he doesn't fit with his institution and the diehard fans who support it, he won't last long enough to make any spectacular impact...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 6,470 reads 65 comments

  20. Ranking the Most Consistent College Basketball Programs in the Past Decade

    Consistency is difficult to maintain in any sport, but it's almost impossible in college basketball. The nature of the game, with elite talent always a threat to leave for the NBA or transfer to some other school, renders any player a potential vagabond.

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 21,736 reads 33 comments

  21. Ranking the Most Important Senior Classes in the 2014-15 NCAA Basketball Season

    In bygone eras of college basketball, seniors were the superstars. The players who had endured a wait behind more experienced players to finally become starters and/or major contributors...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 11,380 reads 9 comments

  22. Duke Basketball: Ranking the Blue Devils' NBA Draft Picks Since 2000

    Prospective college basketball players want to know one major question when choosing a program: Can this school help get me to the NBA? Duke has had more success than most in that area, especially in the last 15 years...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 35,565 reads 86 comments

  23. Kentucky Basketball: Ranking the Wildcats' NBA Draft Picks Since 2000

    The University of Kentucky continued to stretch its lead in a recruit-friendly category over the rest of college basketball by sending two more players to the NBA during the 2014 draft...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 12,263 reads 38 comments

  24. Ranking the Top Foreign-Born College Basketball Stars in 2014-15

    The Mutt and Jeff combination pictured above are two of the better college basketball players in America, despite the fact that neither was born in America...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 15,186 reads 36 comments

  25. Kentucky Basketball: Toughest SEC Matchups at Each Position

    With most of last season's epic recruiting class back for a second go-around, the Kentucky Wildcats have a rare level of experience to add to their usual array of talent...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 5,182 reads 8 comments