1. Saint Louis Defeats VCU in A-10 Final, Will Be No. 4 Seed in the NCAA Tournament

    After Saint Louis defeated VCU 62-56 to earn the Atlantic 10′s automatic bid, the bracket was revealed with the Billikens as a No. 4 seed taking on No. 13 seed New Mexico State in the Midwest Region...

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  2. LIU-Brooklyn Completes First-Ever “Three-Peat” as NEC Tournament Champions

    This article was originally published by Jesse Kamer on www.thecatchandshoot.com . Behind a career performance from C.J. Garner, LIU -Brooklyn knocked off Mount St...

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  3. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 19

    It was another wild week in college basketball, filled with upsets, outstanding individual performances and the first conference tournaments. Gonzaga remains No. 1 in this week's poll, but Duke is up to No...

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  4. NCAA Basketball Rankings 2013: Mid-Major Ranking for Week 18

    Gonzaga finished off its regular season by completing a perfect slate in the West Coast Conference. The Zags have consistently been the No. 1 mid-major all season. But there were some other shakeups in the rankings...

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  5. 4 Bubble Teams That Must Win Conference Championship to Earn NCAA Tourney Bid

    A number of mid-majors have put together very good resumes this season. Some are safely in the NCAA tournament field regardless of whether or not they win their conference tournament, ...

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  6. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 18

    Gonzaga captured the No. 1 ranking for the first time this season after Indiana lost at Minnesota last week. The Hoosiers still received one first-place vote and are a close No. 2 to the Zags ...

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  7. Manhattan Takes Control of Its Destiny with Record-Setting Win over Fairfield

    Ugly does not even begin to describe what occurred in Draddy Gymnasium on Friday night. In what was the lowest-scoring MAAC game of all time and the second-lowest result in all ...

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  8. NCAA Basketball Rankings 2013: Mid-Major Rankings for Week 17

    We have had a bit more craziness in mid-major college basketball over the past week. On Wednesday night, Wichita State was upset by Evansville for the second time this season, with this one occurring in Wichita...

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  9. The Best 5 College Basketball Games This Year That You've Never Heard of

    Most of the best college basketball games this season have received loads of publicity. Louisville and Notre Dame's battle that lasted five overtimes was continuously discussed and ...

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  10. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 17

    For once, there was not too much of a shakeup at the top of the rankings. Indiana defeated Michigan State to keep the No.1 spot, and Gonzaga, Michigan and Duke all rose to the top four thanks for Miami's loss at Wake Forest...

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  11. ESPN BracketBusters: Previewing the 12 Marquee Matchups of BracketBuster Weekend

    BracketBuster weekend is right around the corner, starting with a pair of games on Friday night. Here are previews for all of the best mid-major matchups of the weekend. North Dakota State at Akron, Friday at 7 p...

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  12. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 16

    For once, not all of the top teams lost in the same week. Duke may have fallen at Maryland, but Indiana, Michigan State and Miami (FL) won their games. Michigan State even leapfrogged past Miami to move into the No...

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  13. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 15

    The past week was a hectic one in college basketball, to say the least. Four of the teams in the top five lost, and the only one of that group to avoid a loss, Duke, only beat Boston College by one point...

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  14. NCAA Basketball Rankings 2012: Mid-Major Rankings for Week 15

    Just like with the power conferences in college basketball, there has been a lot of parity among the mid-majors. Although a few teams have breezed by their mid-major competition, a bunch have also struggled to solidify spots at the top of the standings...

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  15. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 14

    Once again the No. 1 team in the country lost. This week, it was Michigan falling to Indiana, and so the Hoosiers are the new No. 1 with the Florida Gators close behind at No. 2...

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  16. NCAA Basketball Rankings: Mid-Major Rankings for Week 14

    For the most part, the top mid-majors won out this week. Gonzaga, Belmont, Creighton and Middle Tennessee all won their games, although a few of them had some close calls. Still, there were a few upsets...

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  17. NCAA Basketball Bracketology: Bracket Projections for Feb. 1

    This bracketology will evaluate teams based on how they have performed to this point in the season. It will not factor in how they are projected to do the rest of the season...

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  18. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 13

    It was a wild week in college basketball. Upsets were plentiful, but Michigan managed to continue winning and earn the No. 1 ranking. Following close behind at No. 2 were the Kansas Jayhawks, and Florida, Indiana and Duke filled out the top five...

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  19. NCAA Basketball Rankings: Mid-Major Rankings for Week 13

    There was plenty of craziness in mid-major basketball last week. Although Gonzaga and Wichita, the top two mid-majors, continued to win, Creighton lost to Drake, Lehigh beat Bucknell but then lost to Lafayette, Northwestern State defeated Stephen F...

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  20. Complete Preview for Loyola (Md.) Greyhounds vs. Manhattan Jaspers

    When: Friday, January 25, 7 p.m. EST Where: Draddy Gymnasium, Bronx, New York Watch: ESPNU Life has not been easy for the Manhattan Jaspers through eight conference games...

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  21. Iowa, Maryland and 5 Bubble Teams in Need of a Marquee Win This Week

    As we inch towards the end of January, college basketball fans are beginning to get a general idea of how the NCAA tournament bubble will shape up...

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  22. Catching Up on the MAAC: Updates on Midseason Award Races

    So far, every team in the MAAC team has played eight games, and the race for the conference title is tight. At 7-1, Niagara is in first place, but the Purple Eagles' lead is only one game...

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  23. NCAA Basketball Top 25 Straw Poll: Week 12

    There were a number of intra-Top-25 matchups in Week 11 of the college basketball season, and almost none of them disappointed...

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  24. NCAA Basketball Rankings: The Mid-Major Rankings for Week 12

    In Week 11 of the college basketball season, each of the top two mid-majors were defeated; No. 1 Gonzaga fell to Butler on a Roosevelt Jones buzzer-beater, and No. 2 Creighton lost a nail-biter to Wichita State, 67-64...

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  25. Injured Manhattan Star George Beamon out for Season, Will Seek Medical Redshirt

    The 2012-13 season has been nothing short of a struggle for the Manhattan Jaspers , who were picked to finish second in the MAAC but are currently only 5-11 and 3-3 in conference play...

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