1. Players Who Can Carry Middling CBB Teams to the 2015 NCAA Tournament

    No one considered North Carolina State a contender in the ACC last season, but the Wolfpack put together just enough of a resume to reach the NCAA tournament. Credit for every win that pulled the Pack into the Big Dance had to start with star forward T..

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  2. 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 6 days ago 22,904 reads 26 comments

  3. 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...

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  4. 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 11 days ago 6,171 reads 4 comments

  5. 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 15 days ago 19,473 reads 31 comments

  6. 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 16 days ago 7,139 reads 3 comments

  7. 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 17 days ago 6,613 reads 6 comments

  8. 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 20 days ago 15,742 reads 8 comments

  9. 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 23 days ago 37,725 reads 62 comments

  10. 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 25 days ago 2,663 reads 6 comments

  11. 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 26 days ago 5,190 reads 2 comments

  12. 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 28 days ago 12,764 reads 10 comments

  13. 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 29 days ago 20,688 reads 6 comments

  14. 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 30 days ago 13,923 reads 31 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 38,643 reads 88 comments

  16. 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 27,132 reads 74 comments

  17. 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 11,210 reads 10 comments

  18. 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 34,526 reads 37 comments

  19. 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...

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  20. 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 6,482 reads 65 comments

  21. 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 21,740 reads 33 comments

  22. 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 11,387 reads 9 comments

  23. 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 35,578 reads 86 comments

  24. 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 12,280 reads 38 comments

  25. 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 15,190 reads 36 comments