1. 2016 NCAA Tournament Bracket: Latest Projection for the Field for the New Year

    Selection Sunday is still a little more than 10 weeks away, but Oklahoma, Virginia, Michigan State and Kansas are our projected No. 1 seeds for the 2016 NCAA men's basketball tournament as the calendar flips to January...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 74,425 reads 108 comments

  2. The New Year's Resolution for Every AP Top 25 Team

    While the rest of us are committing to eating better, exercising more and spending less, the nation's best college basketball teams should be making New Year's resolutions of their own...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 12,903 reads 25 comments

  3. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 8

    It was an unusually quiet week in the world of college hoops — a grand total of 17 games were played over the past four days — but there was just enough action to necessitate a new AP Top 25 and our weekly reaction to it...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 8,024 reads 7 comments

  4. Freshmen Flounder While Veterans Vital in Kentucky's Rivalry Win over Louisville

    Kentucky's dominance in the John Calipari era has been almost entirely fueled by freshmen, but it was a quartet of upperclassmen who paced the No. 12 Wildcats to a 75-73 win over No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 8,653 reads 39 comments

  5. 10 Things That Every College Basketball Fan Wants for the Holidays

    Regardless of which holiday you celebrate at this time of year, all college basketball fans should have a few particular things on their wish lists. We need more production out of freshmen and fewer players sidelined by injuries...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 26,770 reads 68 comments

  6. Denzel Valentine's Injury Pushes College Basketball into State of Extreme Parity

    It was finally starting to look like there might be one team that could rise above the fray to put an end to the incessant argument that there are no great teams in men's college basketball this season ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 17,203 reads 21 comments

  7. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 7

    It was a weekend fraught with upsets, but Michigan State, Kansas and Oklahoma survived to remain the top three teams in the men's college basketball AP Top 25 for a second straight week...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 7,013 reads 6 comments

  8. College Basketball Rankings 2015-16: Bleacher Report's Week 7 Top 25

    A total of seven college basketball teams from last week's B/R Top 25 suffered a loss Saturday, but the cream of the crop escaped unscathed as Michigan State, Kansas, Oklahoma and Maryland sit atop our rankings for a second consecutive week...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 30,191 reads 41 comments

  9. Loss to OSU Shows Erratic Kentucky Offense Will Give Wildcats Problems All Year

    The Ohio State Buckeyes — owners of home losses to Texas-Arlington and Louisiana Tech and a 20-point loss to Connecticut just one week ago — pulled off one of the most ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 15,687 reads 48 comments

  10. Villanova vs. Virginia: The Battle of College Basketball's Disrespected Titans

    Villanova and Virginia will face off this Saturday in a rarely seen game between back-to-back regular-season major conference champions. The Cavaliers (8-1) are ranked No. 1 on KenPom ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 24,607 reads 48 comments

  11. 1 Thing We Learned About Each Top 25 College Basketball Team in Opening Month

    The 2015-16 college basketball season isn't even five full weeks old, but we've already learned a ton of new things about the nation's top teams. For instance, what Duke's Grayson Allen showed us in the Final Four last season was not a mirage...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 32,716 reads 50 comments

  12. Breakout College Basketball Players Who Nobody Saw Coming

    Georgetown's Bradley Hayes headlines our list of college basketball players having completely unpredictable breakout seasons, as it took less than two full games for him to score more ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 67,097 reads 59 comments

  13. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 6

    AP voter Soren Petro refuses to smell what the Spartans are cooking, as he was the lone holdout keeping Michigan State from becoming the unanimous No. 1 team in the country in this week's AP Top 25 ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 11,549 reads 13 comments

  14. The Shaka Smart Effect on Full Display in Texas' Epic Upset over UNC

    Javan Felix had the game of his life in Texas' 84-82 win over No. 3 North Carolina, releasing the final shot of his game-high 25 points just a fraction of a second ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 months ago 36,603 reads 25 comments

  15. Who Will Be the Last Undefeated Team in 2015-16 CBB Season?

    Based on talent and schedule, SMU is our current favorite to be the last undefeated men's basketball team standing this season — which will make for some fun conversations about ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 19,746 reads 26 comments

  16. Don't Sleep on Georgetown: The Hoyas Are College Basketball's Best-Kept Secret

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Radford 82, Georgetown 80. It felt like some kind of egregious misprint...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 14,651 reads 10 comments

  17. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 5

    With the No. 1 and No. 2 teams both losing in the same week, the first time since Duke and Michigan did so in mid-January 2013, former No. 3 Michigan State is the new No. 1 team in the AP Top 25 ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 9,882 reads 25 comments

  18. College Basketball Rankings 2015-16: Bleacher Report's Week 5 Top 25

    For the first time in a long time, there's a new No. 1 team in Bleacher Report's official college basketball Top 25 rankings...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 76,513 reads 116 comments

  19. Loss to UCLA Shows This Year's Flawed Kentucky Team No Sure Thing to Dominate

    "Kentucky right now looks young and they look a little bit confused." That was the assessment from ESPN's Jay Bilas of the (former?) national championship favorite late in the first half with the Wildcats trailing UCLA by 10 points...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 23,975 reads 71 comments

  20. Early 2015-16 Report Card Grades for Every Top 25 NCAA Basketball Team

    Fall semester final exams are right around the corner, and we're doling out report-card grades for every men's college basketball team ranked in this past Monday's AP Top 25 ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 56,924 reads 98 comments

  21. North Carolina Tops Maryland as Both Teams Show Title Potential, Red Flags

    Playing at full strength for the first time in quite a few moons, the No. 9 North Carolina Tar Heels outlasted the No. 2 Maryland Terrapins in an 89-81 track meet at the Dean Smith Center on Tuesday night...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 12,043 reads 24 comments

  22. College Basketball Player of the Year Rankings as December Begins

    Denzel Valentine enters the month of December as the favorite to win the 2016 Wooden Award, and that's about the only thing that can be said with any degree of certainty after a wild and crazy first few weeks of the 2015-16 college basketball season.

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 21,243 reads 73 comments

  23. December Madness: Crowning the Ultimate Champion of the Early-Season Tournaments

    Wouldn't it be amazing if the winners of college basketball's early-season tournaments punched a ticket to one giant tournament designed to crown the ultimate champion of the non-conference ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 32,307 reads 59 comments

  24. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 4

    While the cream of the crop did a ton of winning this week, it was not a very fruitful seven days for the majority of teams ranked in the bottom 16 of last Monday's AP Top 25 ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 10,263 reads 13 comments

  25. Way-Too-Early Predictions for the Cinderellas in the 2016 NCAA Tournament

    Selection Sunday feels like it's a million miles away, but when it finally arrives, Valparaiso, Evansville and Belmont will be among the biggest potential Cinderella stories to watch...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 year ago 29,655 reads 33 comments