1. Kansas vs. Ohio State: Why Aaron Craft Is the Buckeyes' X-Factor

    In this weekend’s matchup between Kansas and Ohio State, Buckeye point guard Aaron Craft will have to play his best because this game between top-10 teams will likely come down to his ability to defend and lead the offense...

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  2. Gonzaga Falls to Illinois: What the Zags Must Do to Bounce Back

    Gonzaga has some work to do after it saw the end of its perfect season at the hands of 13th ranked Illinois tonight. First of all, hats off to Brandon Paul and the Illini for a great showing tonight in a hostile road environment...

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  3. Kentucky Basketball: Weaknesses Wildcats Must Sort out Quickly

    Many were surprised when Kentucky fell to Duke earlier this season. Most were shocked when the Wildcats lost to Notre Dame Thursday night...

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  4. C.J. McCollum and Top Offensive Players Who Will Continue to Dominate

    By the end of the season, a big fuss is always made about who the leading scorers are. These scorers normally have a few things in common that allow them to dominate opposing defenses...

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  5. Jabari Parker vs. Andrew Wiggins: Who Is Really No. 1?

    When Andrew Wiggins reclassified himself as a member of the recruiting class of 2013, he usurped Jabari Parker for the No. 1 ranking on ESPN’s Top 100 Recruits list...

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  6. Joshua Smith Transferring from UCLA: What This Means for Ben Howland's Future

    Earlier today, former McDonald’s All-American and All Pac -12 Honors recipient Joshua Smith became the second player this week to be granted a release from UCLA’s basketball program by head coach Ben Howland ...

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  7. BYU Basketball Fans' Attempt to Recruit Jabari Parker Could Work

    BYU fans have recently made a series of concerted efforts to bring Jabari Parker, one of the most sought-after recruits in the Class of 2013, to Provo...

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  8. UCLA Struggling Early, but Shabazz Muhammad Will Help Turn Bruins Around

    UCLA basketball is struggling out of the gate this season, but with a highly touted recruiting class that includes star forward Shabazz Muhammad , it is only a matter of time before this team puts it all together and turns their season around...

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  9. 7 Ways to Improve the Struggling Washington Wizards

    The Washington Wizards have started 0-9 this season, and many are wondering what they need to do to turn their season around. Yes, the Wizards are not at full strength and that plays a big part into their problems...

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  10. Gonzaga Basketball: Why the Zags Are a Threat to Make a Final Four Run

    Gonzaga's great start this season has provided a fantastic look at what will make them a Final Four threat this season...

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  11. UNC Basketball: Can James Michael McAdoo Lead Tar Heels to Victory in Maui?

    James Michael McAdoo led UNC basketball to an impressive win last night at Long Beach State, but with the Maui Invitational on the horizon, Tar Heel fans have to ask, can the ...

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  12. Shabazz Muhammad Reinstated: What This Means for UCLA Basketball

    Shabazz Muhammad has officially been reinstated by the NCAA effective immediately. Last week, it was announced that Muhammad had been suspended indefinitely for an unknown recruiting violation...

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  13. Under-the-Radar Scorers in College Basketball Who Will Burst Onto the Scene

    College basketball is under way this season and there are already many under-the-radar scorers who have shown that they are amongst the elite players in the country. These under-the-radar players are sometimes the second scorers on their team...

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  14. 2013 MLB Free Agents: Overhyped Stars Who Don't Deserve Big Deals

    The 2013 class of MLB free agents is filled with fantastic players that can contribute to teams immediately, but there are some over-hyped stars who should not receive big deals...

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  15. Ohio State Football: Key Players for Buckeyes in Clash with Wisconsin

    While Ohio State is ineligible to play for the Big Ten title this season, it can still continue its impressive undefeated record with a win over Wisconsin on Saturday...

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  16. Notre Dame Football: Why Wake Forest Game Will Be a Senior Day to Remember

    Notre Dame football will celebrate a very memorable Senior Day Saturday during their game against Wake Forest. This game will be memorable for a variety of reasons...

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  17. Week 11 NFL Picks: Predictions for Sunday's Must-Win Games

    Week 11 in the NFL is riddled with must-win games for teams with playoff ambitions. Wins for these teams in Week 11 could push them over the top and into the playoffs with wins in the following weeks...

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  18. Michigan Football: Why Clash with Iowa Will Be Game of the Season for Wolverines

    This Saturday, Michigan football will clash with the Iowa Hawkeyes in what will be the most important game of its season. The Wolverines have three losses on the season, but they have not been eliminated from the Big Ten title game just yet...

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  19. Shocking College Basketball Upsets That Could Happen in the Preseason Tournament

    Preseason college basketball tournaments are like a miniature version of March Madness. They give fans the opportunity to see top teams compete early on in the season...

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  20. ESPN Tip-Off Marathon: Previews, Instant Analysis and Reaction for All 24 Hours

    The ESPN Tip-Off Marathon is a night that has been highly anticipated by college basketball fans everywhere. This event captures the nation's attention because as its name indicates, this is truly a marathon of hoops...

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  21. College Basketball Recruiting: How Top 10 Schools Best Sell Their Programs

    College basketball recruiting is in full swing, and Top 10 schools are seemingly neck and neck for top recruits in this early signing period...

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  22. Shabazz Muhammad Declared Inelligible: What This Means for UCLA Basketball

    UCLA announced Friday that Shabazz Muhammad has been declared ineligible to play. The decision changes the entire landscape of UCLA basketball...

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  23. 4 Bold Predictions for College Basketball's Opening Weekend

    College Basketball tips off this weekend, and there are several great matchups to be watched. This weekend ends fans' anxiety, waiting to see their favorite teams in action...

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  24. Mike Brown Fired: Why He Was Fired and What It Means for the Lakers

    ESPN.com is reporting that Mike Brown has been fired as the head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers , and it could not have been done at a more appropriate time by the struggling powerhouse that still has playoff aspirations...

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  25. College Basketball Coaches Who Need a Deep Tourney Run to Save Their Jobs

    Most college basketball teams measure success by wins and losses throughout a season. Other teams have only succeeded if they win their conference. The most prestigious programs in the nation expect nothing less than a Final Four every season...

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