1. Predicting Who'll Have the Edge in the Best NCAA Basketball Rivalries in 2013-14

    Bloody, vicious, rip-the-other-guy's-heart-out feuds — also known by the faux-diplomatic term "rivalries" — are an integral part of college basketball...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 5,268 reads 43 comments

  2. Predicting the Leading Scorer in Every Major College Basketball Conference

    There's more to being a college basketball conference's leading scorer than taking daring drives to the basket. There's more than just hitting a three-pointer or six. Scoring ability is important, but it has to meet opportunity...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 31,903 reads 87 comments

  3. The Most Intriguing 2014 College Basketball Recruiting Battles

    Many of the top targets in college basketball's 2014 recruiting class remain unsigned, and some of them are in no hurry to resolve the drama...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 10,697 reads 13 comments

  4. The 10 Most Animated Coaches in College Basketball Today

    As if college basketball isn't entertaining enough by itself, several of its most recognizable coaches do a superb job of adding to the festivities. With the right men on the sideline, the on-court action can become secondary to the real show...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 4,888 reads 7 comments

  5. Ranking the 10 Most Balanced NCAA Basketball Teams for the 2013-14 Season

    In college basketball, one star player can make all the difference. Legends from Danny Manning to Kemba Walker have dragged their teams to championships in the last quarter century alone...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 2,038 reads 6 comments

  6. College Basketball Coaches Most Likely to Be Hired by an NBA Team

    While the objective of basketball remains the same regardless of level, coaches need a different skill set to lead in college than they do in the NBA...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 6,202 reads 9 comments

  7. Ranking College Basketball's 10 Best Returning Big Men in 2013-14 Season

    In college basketball, any team can win on any night when a talented big man is on his game. A well-delivered post move and dunk, a streak of total domination on the glass or a thunderous ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 5,626 reads 62 comments

  8. Ranking the Most Important Senior Classes in NCAA Basketball's 2013-14 Season

    An experienced roster, led by a talented senior class, can occasionally be overrated in college basketball. Look at these happy lads from Louisville, for instance...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 4,557 reads 7 comments

  9. Big Ten Basketball: The Greatest Season in Every B1G Program's History

    The Big Ten Conference supports several of college basketball's most illustrious programs. It also houses Northwestern and Nebraska, but more on them later. Every program has had one of those seasons, one that stands as the pinnacle...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 2,179 reads 2 comments

  10. Coaching Changes with Greatest Impact on 2013-14 NCAA Basketball Season

    Every school that changes a coach hopes for the immediate turnaround. Can the new boss find that one motivational tactic that will turn a ragtag team into a finely-tuned machine? Most of them can't...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 2,561 reads 3 comments

  11. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: The Biggest Bust in Each Class of the Last Decade

    Every college basketball fanatic, especially those of the powerhouse programs like Kentucky and Kansas, will tell you until your ears bleed that every recruit at his or her school is a star with NBA lottery potential...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 17,129 reads 11 comments

  12. Ranking the Top 20 Mid-Major Stars for the 2013-14 College Basketball Season

    Our definitions of the already-nebulous term "mid-major" are set to be challenged this season, thanks to the ever-present specter of conference realignment...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 19,314 reads 52 comments

  13. Ranking the 10 Best International Players in NCAA Basketball for 2013-14 Season

    Breaking news: the United States is no longer the only epicenter of basketball talent. Competitions like the Olympics, FIBA World Championships and World University Games — ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 11,661 reads 32 comments

  14. Ranking the 10 Deepest College Basketball Teams for the 2013-14 Season

    Which is more important to winning in college basketball: a couple of dominant talents or reliable, versatile depth? Any college basketball coach would envy a squad with two or three ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 17,127 reads 68 comments

  15. 10 College Basketball Stars Who Won't Transition Well to the NBA Game

    Sheer weight of numbers tells us that not every all-conference or All-American performer will play in the NBA at all, let alone become a productive long-term pro. Every season, great college performers go undrafted...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 11,764 reads 37 comments

  16. Ranking the 10 Most Talented Big 3's in College Basketball for 2013-14 Season

    According to that noted bastion of knowledge Wikipedia, the " rule of three " is a principle of writing that suggests things grouped in threes are funnier or more effective in film, in speeches or on the page...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 12,419 reads 74 comments

  17. The Best Coach in the History of Every Big Ten Basketball Team

    Some of the Big Ten Conference's member schools have sired some of the most iconic coaches in the history of college basketball. Others have been led by a faceless procession of anonymous grinders...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 4,770 reads 6 comments

  18. Ranking the 10 Most Disastrous Coaching Tenures in College Basketball History

    The hiring of a new college basketball coach is usually intended to reignite hope in that university's fanbase. The idea of a fresh voice in the locker room revitalizing sagging player and supporter morale is the best-case scenario...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 15,146 reads 19 comments

  19. B1G Basketball Recruiting Targets Who'll Have Biggest Impact on 2014-15 Season

    After the Big Ten's tremendous 2012-13 season and resultant talent exodus, the league's coaches need to reload...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 3,039 reads 5 comments

  20. New Faces Who Will Have the Biggest Impact on Big Ten Basketball

    Big Ten basketball's 2012-13 season finished as the story of two teams: Indiana and Michigan. The two teams waged a pair of highly entertaining battles, one with the league's regular-season title hanging on a last-second layup...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 5,892 reads 6 comments

  21. The One Player Each College Basketball Contender Needs to Step Up in 2014

    Every season, college basketball's marquee names change. It's part of the game's beauty and inscrutability, the beholder's feelings on the NBA's one-and-done rule notwithstanding...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 8,396 reads 27 comments

  22. Indiana Basketball: How Good Must Noah Vonleh Be for Hoosiers to Contend?

    In Indiana's attention-getting 2013 recruiting class, Noah Vonleh is the unquestioned headliner. The lone McDonald's All-American. The one ranked in the RSCI top 10 ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 3,870 reads 2 comments

  23. Indiana Basketball: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Hoosiers' History

    Quick, Indiana basketball fans: name the player in this picture. If you recognize him (think mid-90s), does the sight of this guy fill you with exasperation? Disappointment? Even ...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 9,200 reads 1 comments

  24. Indiana Basketball: How Big of a Concern is Youth for the Hoosiers?

    Inexperience is the giant red and white candy-striped elephant in the room during any discussion of the 2013-14 Indiana Hoosiers basketball team...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 2,233 reads 5 comments

  25. Indiana Basketball: Sales Pitch for Each Top 2014 Recruiting Target

    The chase for the top basketball prospects in the class of 2014 is beginning to heat up, and the Indiana Hoosiers are in on several of the most hotly contested battles...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 year ago 5,468 reads 1 comments