1. 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 4 months ago 15,241 reads 36 comments

  2. 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 4 months ago 5,230 reads 8 comments

  3. Duke Basketball: Toughest ACC Matchups at Each Position

    The Duke Blue Devils are carrying on without a couple of NBA draft picks from this picture, but coach Mike Krzyzewski is never one to be caught short of talent...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 4,872 reads 3 comments

  4. Predicting the Top Mid-Major Stars for the 2014-15 College Basketball Season

    In case you stopped counting a few years back, Division I college basketball has swelled to a whopping 351 teams. Of those 351, the bulk of our TV/talk radio/Internet reading traffic usually seems to center on about, oh, six or seven...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 16,015 reads 17 comments

  5. Predicting the 2014-15 Freshman of the Year in Each Major CBB Conference

    The elite freshmen that enter college basketball every season don't get as excited about their conference's Freshman of the Year trophies as they might have in years past...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 37,577 reads 51 comments

  6. Kentucky Basketball: How Each Freshman Can Earn a Starting Role in 2014-15

    It's odd to enter a college basketball season and see a John Calipari -led Kentucky Wildcat team returning superstar talent from the previous recruiting class, especially coming off a trip to the Final Four...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 6,490 reads 11 comments

  7. Duke Basketball: How Will Jon Scheyer's Promotion Impact Coaching Staff?

    Duke basketball has become a self-sustaining organism over the past quarter-century. Coach Mike Krzyzewski invites players into the program, grooms them into the sort of basketball ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 7,363 reads 8 comments

  8. Predicting the 2014-15 Coach of the Year in Each Major CBB Conference

    Pictured above are the head coaches at two of college basketball's most storied programs: Villanova's Jay Wright (facing camera) and Georgetown's John Thompson III (not so much)...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 28,603 reads 54 comments

  9. Predicting the Best Offensive Teams in College Basketball for the 2014-15 Season

    College basketball purists will tell us that great defense beats great offense, but at game's end, the ability to score points is still the central attribute of any great team...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 28,192 reads 101 comments

  10. Predicting the Best 6th Men in College Basketball in 2014-15 Season

    The top college basketball programs stay at the top because they offer an overall experience strong enough to make players accept bench minutes when said ballers could be stars at other schools...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 32,757 reads 32 comments

  11. Ranking the Best Coaching Changes of the 2014 College Basketball Offseason

    Every year, college basketball analysts sign on for the unenviable task of tracking the game's coaching changes. We stick to the cliche "coaching carousel" despite the fact that the whole process has sped up to ludicrous levels...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 5 months ago 15,662 reads 11 comments

  12. The Most Lopsided Rivalries in College Basketball Today

    A vicious rivalry brings out the best in college basketball players and coaches — and sometimes the fans...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 5 months ago 51,656 reads 102 comments

  13. Up-and-Coming College Basketball Programs to Watch in the 2014-15 Season

    College basketball teams nationwide have surprising success every year, but there's a difference between a good season and a program on the rise...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 5 months ago 37,621 reads 28 comments

  14. NCAA Basketball Players We Can't Wait to See as Top Scoring Options in 2014-15

    Every season, college basketball teams lose talent, from the leading scorer all the way down to the towel-waving walk-on who becomes a sentimental crowd favorite...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 5 months ago 25,122 reads 26 comments

  15. Predicting Which College Basketball Teams Will Be the Most Overrated in 2014-15

    Predicting overrated and underrated teams or players in any sport before the season is only slightly less exact than throwing darts...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 54,288 reads 109 comments

  16. Ranking the 10 Best Rebuilding Jobs in College Basketball History

    Even the greatest college basketball programs fall into disrepair on occasion. Like fine architecture, a school's fortunes on the court can either gradually erode or be blasted to splinters overnight by a calamitous twist of fate...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 22,659 reads 101 comments

  17. Ranking the 10 Greatest Mid-Major College Basketball Stars of the Last Decade

    The past 10 years have seen a shift in how college basketball views its "mid-major" members. Since 2006, six teams outside the game's traditional power conferences ( ACC , Big East, ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 33,835 reads 69 comments

  18. The 10 College Basketball Players Most Important to Their Teams in 2014-15

    College basketball is a never-ending transition game in which today's inexperienced youngsters are tomorrow's leading men. The top programs are the ones which identify and recruit the players who can handle that sometimes-awkward shift...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 29,922 reads 32 comments

  19. Predicting the Most Dangerous Mid-Majors in 2014-15 College Basketball Season

    College basketball's power conferences don't get to have all the fun anymore. Each season, new interlopers from the game's less-heralded leagues manage to make a splash in the NCAA tournament...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 27,490 reads 26 comments

  20. College Basketball Teams That Will Be Loaded with Experience in 2014-15

    We've just finished the Year of the Freshman in college basketball, but ironically, so many of the top stars were seniors...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 57,224 reads 79 comments

  21. The Ideal Candidate to Fill Each Vacant College Basketball Head Coaching Job

    The first month of college basketball's offseason is a tumultuous place, full of players on the move. Many of those players are merely reacting to similar moves among their coaches...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 33,790 reads 10 comments

  22. Ranking the Top 10 Available Transfers in the 2014 College Basketball Offseason

    More than 400 college basketball players left their previous programs during the 2013 offseason. The 2014 transfer numbers are slightly down, but there are still approximately 350 athletes on the move this spring...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 89,366 reads 35 comments

  23. College Basketball Coaches on the Hot Seat After 2013-14 Season

    The college basketball coaching carousel kicks into gear during March and April, and the average season sees 30 to 50 jobs come open. Coaches retire, migrate to other positions or are simply dropped unceremoniously onto the unemployment line...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 6 months ago 23,181 reads 57 comments

  24. Kentucky Basketball: Final 2013-14 Grades After National Title Game Loss

    Any freshman, no matter how talented, has his issues adapting to the rigors of college basketball. Kentucky's gifted class is no different with its McDonald's All-Americans living through the transition seven times over...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 5,620 reads 5 comments

  25. NCAA Championship Game 2014: UConn's Blueprint to Beat Kentucky

    When Kentucky and Connecticut face off for the national championship Monday night, we'll be treated to a game that only liars saw coming (OK, aside from the 1,780 ESPN Tournament Challenge players who have evidence to back up their claims)...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 1,801 reads 0 comments