1. Manhattan Jaspers Basketball Announces Challenging Non-Conference Schedule

    In past years, Manhattan College's schedule included mostly cupcakes. It would be made up of locals like St. Francis (NY), Columbia, N.J.I.T...

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  2. Conference Realignment: Loyola-MD Greyhounds to Join Patriot League in 2013

    One year after winning the MAAC tournament and going to the NCAA tournament, Loyola-MD is choosing to move to the Patriot League, according to the Patriot League's official website ...

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  3. Isaiah Canaan, Rotnei Clarke and the 12 Best Shooters for the 2012-13 Season

    Jimmer Fredette, Stephen Curry, John Jenkins, J.J. Reddick. One thing all those guys have in common is that they knew how to stroke the basketball from behind the three-point line...

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  4. Norvel Pelle: Former St. John's Commit, Top-100 Recruit Commits to Iona

    In July, Iona was dealt heartbreaking news with the death of Chicago native Michael Haynes , who was planning to start his Division I basketball career with the Gaels this fall. This month, Iona fans now have something to be cheerier about...

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  5. Top Mid-Major Prospects for the 2013 NBA Draft

    This year, we saw five players from mid-major schools get drafted. Most notable was Damian Lillard of Weber State, the only mid-major player to get drafted in the first round...

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  6. Coach Carousel: The Worst Coaching Hires of the 2012 Offseason

    The coach carousel is nearly done for the 2012 offseason, as all of the 45 schools who went searching for a new head coach have found one except for Mississippi Valley State. There have been a number of excellent hires, but some have been mind-boggling..

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  7. Report: Maryland Transfer Ashton Pankey Chooses Manhattan over Iona and Fordham

    According to an article by Sean Brennan of the New York Daily News , former Maryland forward Ashton Pankey chose to transfer to Manhattan College after visiting the school on Friday...

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  8. College Basketball Coach Carousel: The Best Coaching Hires of the 2012 Offseason

    The coach carousel is practically over. All the big fires and hires have been made, although a pair of schools, Brown and Mississippi Valley State, remain without a head coach...

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  9. College Basketball's 5 Most Under-the-Radar Fantastic Coaching Jobs of 2011-12

    The 2011-12 college basketball season is wrapped up, and throughout the nation there were marvelous coaching jobs...

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  10. Jordan Brand Classic: 15 Prospects Guaranteed to Make an Immediate Impact

    We will not get to see another college basketball game until November, so for now we will settle for showcases of the best high school talent that there is to offer...

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  11. Report: LIU-Brooklyn's Jim Ferry Accepts Head Coaching Job at Duquesne

    Former LIU-Brooklyn coach Jim Ferry has accepted the head coaching position at Duquesne, according to a tweet by CBSSports.com's Jeff Goodman . Reportedly, associate head coach Jack Perri will replace Ferry as the Blackbirds' new head coach...

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  12. College Basketball: 2011-2012 All Mid-Major Teams

    This was a good year for mid-majors. Although no mid-major teams advanced past the Sweet 16, the nation's top seven scorers all came from mid-major schools, and Iona's Scott Machado and Liberty's Jesse Sanders finished No...

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  13. NCAA Tournament 2012: Top 25 Under-the-Radar Players Heading into 2013

    No matter how big of a college-basketball nut you are, there are always a few players who come out of nowhere and do something special, whether it is lead a team to a NCAA tournament run or become a league leader in a major stat category...

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  14. Mid-Major Top 25, Final Edition: Murray State Wraps Up Season as Clear No. 1

    The season has ended for mid-majors with the only remaining college basketball contest being the national championship game between Kentucky and Kansas...

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  15. NCAA Bracket 2012: Breaking Down the Sweet 16 in the South Region

    The opening weekend of the NCAA tournament came and went, bringing the excitement, upsets and heartbreak that it provides every year...

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  16. NCAA Scores 2012: 6 Players That Lit Up the Scoreboard

    The first full day of the 2012 NCAA Tournament provided a fair share of excitement and close games, and it also gave a number of players a chance to shine on the national stage...

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  17. 2012 NCAA Tournament All-Name Team: The Best Names of March Madness

    Hyphens, apostrophes, Roman numerals and who knows what else? Unfortunately, there is no name quite as intriguing as former Alabama State forward Chief Kickingstallionsims, but with ...

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  18. NCAA Bracket 2012 Predictions: Players That Will Go Viral During March Madness

    Last year we had Jimmer Fredette, Shelvin Mack, Brandon Knight, Derrick Williams, Kenneth Faried and Kemba Walker. This year it will most likely be Anthony Davis, Thomas Robinson , Doug McDermott and possibly even a few others...

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  19. Mid-Major Top 25: Premier Mid-Majors Prepare for Postseason Tournaments

    Here are the top 25 mid-majors in the nation based on my evaluation. This is the second-to-last edition of this series—there will be one more after all postseason tournaments have been finished in April...

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  20. NCAA Bracket 2012: The 15 Greatest Buzzer Beaters in March Madness History

    Selection Sunday has finally arrived, college basketball fans! The field of 68 teams has been announced, and then the true madness will begin a couple of days from now...

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  21. Selection Sunday Bracketology: Kentucky Locks Up Overall No. 1 Seed

    Here's the final edition of my bracketology for the 2011-12 season. As the final conference championship games are completed throughout the day, I will continue updating this article accordingly...

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  22. Bracketology: Bubbles Beginning to Pop, More Automatic Bids Punched

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

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  23. Bracketology: UNC Grabs Fourth No. 1 Seed with Michigan State's Weekend Loss

    This bracketology (updated as of March 7) will evaluate teams based on how they have performed up to this point in the season. It will not factor in how they are projected to do in the rest of the season...

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  24. Loyola (Maryland) Under Jimmy Patsos in Big Dance for 2nd Time in School History

    Ever heard of Loyola University Maryland or Jimmy Patsos before Monday night? I would not be surprised if you had not—the only reason I had is because I have religiously followed the MAAC for many seasons...

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  25. Mid-Major Top 25: Murray State Racers Reclaim Top Spot with OVC Championship

    Conference tournaments are underway, and a few have even ended already. Among the top 25, Belmont, Creighton, and Murray State punched NCAA tournament bids, and additionally UNC-Asheville defeated VMI in the Big South championship...

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