1. 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 7 months ago 9,813 reads 25 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 76,253 reads 116 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 23,970 reads 71 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 56,746 reads 98 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 12,029 reads 24 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 21,103 reads 73 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 32,045 reads 59 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 10,235 reads 13 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 29,549 reads 33 comments

  10. 10 Years After Cinderella Run, George Mason Still Searching for Glass Slipper

    "Close your eyes and dream the biggest dream about what the upcoming season could be like." Months before arguably the greatest Cinderella story in NCAA tournament history, a no-name ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 10,671 reads 11 comments

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

    The newest college basketball AP Top 25 has been published, and the 2015-16 season is starting to look like a repeat of last season with Kentucky already completely dominating the polls...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 18,166 reads 51 comments

  12. College Basketball Rankings 2015-16: Bleacher Report's Week 3 Top 25

    Kentucky is the unanimous No. 1 team in Bleacher Report's first official college basketball Top 25 of the 2015-16 regular season. The Wildcats took care of business against Duke and a few others while virtually every other elite team fell by the wayside.

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 31,410 reads 75 comments

  13. Stunning UNC Upset Caps Wild Opening Week for College Basketball's Elite Teams

    When North Carolina scheduled Saturday's early-season road game against Northern Iowa, it was intended to be a nice homecoming gesture for (currently injured) senior guard Marcus Paige...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 15,433 reads 65 comments

  14. Knee-Jerk Reactions to the Start of the 2015-16 NCAA Basketball Season

    The 2015-16 college basketball season is just five days old, but that's already more than enough new data to toss aside months of preseason research in favor of some knee-jerk reactions...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 54,398 reads 97 comments

  15. New Look, Same Swagger for Kentucky in Impressive Champions Classic Win vs. Duke

    Are we absolutely certain Kentucky's seven leading scorers from last season declared for the NBA draft? Despite playing just its third game with a new cast of characters, the 74-63 final score doesn't even begin to represent how thoroughly No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 months ago 38,179 reads 42 comments

  16. Winners and Losers of Opening Weekend of the 2015-16 College Basketball Season

    It was supposed to be a quiet opening weekend of college hoops, but March came early in the form of some mid-November madness...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 27,181 reads 33 comments

  17. Who's Under the Most Pressure in College Basketball in 2015-16?

    It's hard to argue that anyone in college basketball is under more pressure this year than Indiana head coach Tom Crean. Crean sits atop the list of coaches on the hot seat posted by both ESPN's Jeff Goodman and NBC Sports' Scott Phillips...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 6,687 reads 14 comments

  18. Duke Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2015-16 Blue Devils

    To paraphrase the Christian Laettner commercial that even Duke fans were downright sick of by the end of the 2015 NCAA tournament, the Blue Devils cannot just kick back and rest on their laurels after winning the national championship...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 13,787 reads 15 comments

  19. The 2015-16 NCAA Basketball Season by the Numbers

    By now, you've probably read more than your fair share of season-preview content, but there's always room for some fun with numbers. No need to fear, math haters. There's no calculus or graduate-level regression analysis here...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 12,576 reads 18 comments

  20. Ultimate Guide to the 2015-16 College Basketball Season

    Are you old enough to remember college basketball? Friday marks the seven-month anniversary of Duke's win over Wisconsin in the 2015 National Championship Game...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 50,926 reads 68 comments

  21. Preseason Projection of the 2016 NCAA Tournament Bracket

    North Carolina, Kentucky, Maryland and Kansas open the 2015-16 men's college basketball season as our favorites to earn a No. 1 seed in the 2016 NCAA tournament. Preseason bracket projections are mostly garbage...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 25,800 reads 63 comments

  22. Winners and Losers of College Basketball's 2015-16 Preseason AP Top 25 Poll

    The preseason Associated Press Top 25 has finally arrived, and with it we now know the North Carolina Tar Heels will open the 2015-16 regular season as the No. 1 team in the country...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 24,308 reads 55 comments

  23. Preseason Power Rankings for Every College Basketball Conference in 2015-16

    The Big 12 narrowly edged out the ACC for first place in our 2015-16 preseason ranking of all 32 men's college basketball conferences. Two noteworthy websites had the willpower to rank all 351 teams in the country: KenPom...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 49,753 reads 102 comments

  24. The Best College Basketball Teams in 2015-16 from A-Z

    The Kansas Jayhawks should be one of the country's five best college basketball teams for the 2015-16 season, but they're only the second-best school beginning with the letter "K...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 12,712 reads 50 comments

  25. Under-the-Radar Contenders for College Basketball Player of the Year in 2015-16

    Most viewed North Carolina's Marcus Paige as the favorite to win college basketball's national Player of the Year awards last season, but after a somewhat disappointing 2014-15 campaign, ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 58,809 reads 86 comments