1. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Preview of 2014 McDonald's All-American Game

    The 2014 McDonald's All-American Game will have a heavy blue tint to it. The top three classes in 247 Sports' current rankings — Duke, Kentucky and North Carolina — ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 11,113 reads 26 comments

  2. NCAA Sweet 16: Underrated Virginia Now ACC's Last Championship Hope

    As recently as mid-January, anyone who suggested that the Virginia Cavaliers would be the only ACC team to reach the NCAA tournament's regional semifinals would have been fitted for a straitjacket...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 1,911 reads 4 comments

  3. Cuonzo Martin off the Hot Seat, out of Bruce Pearl's Shadow After Sweet 16 Run

    What a difference a month has made for Tennessee Volunteers basketball coach Cuonzo Martin. On February 23, former Vols coach Bruce Pearl was a featured speaker at SportsFest, an event hosted by Nashville radio station 104...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 4,070 reads 6 comments

  4. Ohio State Basketball: Position-by-Position Breakdown of Matchup vs. Dayton

    Ohio State and Dayton are too close in proximity — the two campuses sit merely an hour apart — to have played each other in basketball only six times in their history...

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  5. Duke Basketball: 5 Potential Wild Cards for Blue Devils in 2014 NCAA Tournament

    Never underestimate the potential for Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski to flash an exasperated look, as pictured above in the Blue Devils' ACC tournament loss to Virginia...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 5,653 reads 3 comments

  6. NCAA Tournament 2014: Previewing the Most Likely Upsets in Round of 64

    Cincinnati and UConn waged a tough battle on Friday in the American Athletic Conference semifinals, with the Huskies surviving and advancing...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 76,259 reads 55 comments

  7. NCAA Bracket 2014: Complete Guide to Midwest Region

    The Midwest Region of the 2014 NCAA tournament could charitably be called treacherous. Undefeated Wichita State has a rocky path to the Final Four in Arlington, Texas, with three of last season's other Elite Eight programs hovering in its bracket...

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  8. Wooden Award Watch 2014: Ranking All 15 Finalists Entering March Madness

    The November meeting between Duke and Kansas — more frequently marketed as Jabari Parker vs. Andrew Wiggins, as if every other player on the court were a wax statue from Madame Tussaud's — was a fitting tipoff to this Year of the Freshman...

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  9. 8 Teams Built to Bust 2014 NCAA Brackets

    With financial titan Warren Buffett set to pony up a cool billion dollars for a perfect set of NCAA tournament picks, March Madness just got real...

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  10. Last-Second Predictions for Major Conference Tournaments

    A handful of NCAA tournament bids have already been handed out, and more will be awarded over the next two days. The main-event events of championship week, however, begin on Wednesday...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 7 months ago 19,646 reads 12 comments

  11. The Biggest Lesson Learned About Each Top 25 NCAA Basketball Team in 2013-14

    When we're making our preseason college basketball predictions, we think we know the teams and players we're projecting...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 23,716 reads 1 comments

  12. Ohio State Basketball: Projected Roles for Buckeyes' 2014 Recruiting Class

    If Ohio State's basketball season was any more of a roller-coaster, half their fanbase would have puked over the side of the car by now. Undoubtedly, some already have, but that's a different story...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 19,824 reads 39 comments

  13. Duke Basketball: Teams That Blue Devils Want to Avoid in the NCAA Tournament

    From the embarrassment of nearly tumbling from the Associated Press Top 25 for the first time in two decades, the Duke Blue Devils have rallied all the way back, insinuating themselves into the conversation for a No...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 9,216 reads 26 comments

  14. Every Top 25 College Basketball Team's Greatest Strength

    There's always that one thing that strikes you about any great college basketball team. Whether it's an elite player, a talented group of players or one particular skill that the ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 1,778 reads 1 comments

  15. Ohio State Basketball: How Buckeyes' 2nd-Half Surges Make Them Dangerous

    When the first half of a late-February game ends with your club only scoring 18 points, your coach is likely to be very unhappy. That's especially true for the, shall we say, occasionally animated Thad Matta , coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 3,791 reads 24 comments

  16. Duke Basketball: Why Blue Devils Must Get Marshall Plumlee More Involved

    Marshall Plumlee once was lost. In Duke's first meeting with Syracuse, he played only 10 minutes despite nearly every other Duke frontcourt player either getting disqualified or flirting with it...

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  17. Grading Every Top 25 College Basketball Team's Backcourt in 2013-14

    It's frequently said every March: Guard play wins championships. If that's the case, then there are a lot of teams equipped to make a run at the big trophy in Dallas...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 28,002 reads 39 comments

  18. Ohio State Basketball: Why Buckeyes' Bench Will Be the Key to Postseason Success

    Ohio State's second victory of the season over Illinois had very little in the way of aesthetic value, as might be expected from a game that finishes with a 48-39 score. Games that predated the shot clock featured more offense...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 2,666 reads 4 comments

  19. Duke Basketball: How Adjusted Schedule Affects 2014 NCAA Tournament Outlook

    It's a widespread expectation that Duke freshman Jabari Parker will be in the NBA next season. What's unlikely is that he anticipated playing an NBA schedule in college...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 7,352 reads 6 comments

  20. 1 Potential Breakout Tournament Star on Each Top 25 NCAA Basketball Team

    The NCAA tournament draws those casual fans who only know team colors, as well as a contingent that supports a team from afar without focusing closely on the ebbs and flows of every player on the roster...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 18,197 reads 16 comments

  21. Duke Basketball: Why UNC Poses a Problem for Jabari Parker

    Earlier in the season, it appeared that the twin battles between age-old rivals Duke and North Carolina would barely make a ripple on the national college basketball scene...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 8 months ago 7,215 reads 35 comments

  22. Derrick Walton Jr. Lifting Michigan to New Heights After Win over Ohio State

    Entering Tuesday night's game between bitter rivals Michigan and Ohio State, the Wolverine sophomore class was the main story...

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  23. Every Top 25 College Basketball Team's Most Impressive Statistic

    With 38 days left until Selection Sunday, teams' NCAA tournament resumes are beginning to come into sharper focus...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 9 months ago 28,833 reads 13 comments

  24. Ohio State Basketball: Is OSU Back on Track After Shannon Scott's Move to Bench?

    Last week, the wheels were falling off of Ohio State's basketball season, and it took the entire pit crew to put them back on...

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  25. Duke Basketball: Is Point Guard Becoming a Problem Area for Blue Devils?

    Much has been made of Duke basketball's lack of low-post muscle. To be sure, Syracuse freely exploited that condition on Saturday during its epic 91-89 overtime win over the Blue Devils...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 9 months ago 10,389 reads 19 comments