1. Predicting the 2014-15 SEC College Basketball Standings

    In continuing our summer series of major college basketball conference projections for the 2014-15 season, this Friday we're diving into the SEC...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 32,842 reads 89 comments

  2. Who Will be the Next Mid-Major College Basketball Powerhouse?

    Every few seasons, a new mid-major college basketball powerhouse emerges from seemingly nowhere, and we're about due for another school to join the ranks of the recent greats...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 30,446 reads 84 comments

  3. Ranking the 10 Best Early-Season College Basketball Tournaments in 2014-15

    With college basketball's nonconference schedules for the 2014-15 season being gradually released to the public, it felt like an appropriate time to figure out which early-season tournaments will be most worthy of watching...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 23,271 reads 39 comments

  4. Predicting the Winners of College Basketball's Top Position Battles for 2014-15

    Position battles are one of the most popular talking points in any sport's offseason. Here, we're tackling months' worth of those arguments by predicting the winners of position battles at 20 of the top college basketball programs in the country...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 30,267 reads 47 comments

  5. Predicting the 2014-15 Big East College Basketball Standings

    The first year of the new Big East was quite uninspired, but in compiling the projected Big East standings for the 2014-15 college basketball season, we see a conference that could earn at least six bids to the NCAA tournament this year...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 19,501 reads 25 comments

  6. Ranking the Most Unlikely Champions in College Basketball History

    Shabazz Napier and the No. 7 Connecticut Huskies painted a masterpiece to win the 2014 NCAA championship, but where does it rank among the unlikeliest of title runs in men's college ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 1,340 reads 23 comments

  7. Pros and Cons of College Basketball Realignment in the 2014-15 Season

    As of July 1, 16 college basketball teams have changed conferences for the 2014-15 season , and we've come up with 10 pros and cons from those moves...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 22,586 reads 34 comments

  8. Predicting the Best Scorers at Each Position for the 2014-15 CBB Season

    College basketball scorers come in all shapes, sizes and positions, and we're kicking off July by predicting the top five scorers at each position for the 2014-15 men's college basketball season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 25,925 reads 55 comments

  9. Predicting the 2014-15 Big Ten College Basketball Standings

    In continuing our summer series of major college basketball conference projections for the 2014-15 season, this Friday we're diving into the Big Ten...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 36,750 reads 106 comments

  10. College Basketball's Winners and Losers from the 2014 NBA Draft

    Instead of writing the one-millionth article dissecting which NBA teams did the best and worst jobs during the 2014 NBA draft, we've decided to look at this thing in reverse and nominate ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 49,927 reads 48 comments

  11. Ranking the Worst 1-and-Done Decisions in College Basketball History

    While most of today's one-and-done college basketball players go on to have extremely fruitful careers in the NBA, we've pinpointed 20 players in NBA draft history who really should have gone back to school for a sophomore season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 53,268 reads 61 comments

  12. Should the NCAA Tournament Borrow Any Ideas from the World Cup Format?

    Like the vast majority of self-proclaimed sports fans, I have slipped hopelessly into the addictive vortex of World Cup group play...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 5,377 reads 22 comments

  13. Predicting the 2014-15 Pac-12 College Basketball Standings

    Friday night means another team-by-team projection of a major college basketball conference for the 2014-15 season, and this week we're looking at the Pac -12. Clearly, T.J...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 12,766 reads 14 comments

  14. Incoming College Basketball Freshmen with Games Ideally Suited for the NBA

    It's time to turn our attention to the freshmen who will be hot commodities in the 2015 NBA Draft, even though 2014's edition is still a week away from taking place...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 53,657 reads 76 comments

  15. Hypothetical College Basketball Trades That Make Both Teams Better

    Instead of college basketball players transferring schools, what if players could simply be traded for one another? As ESPN's Jeff Goodman pointed out on Twitter last week, Maryland ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 22,682 reads 15 comments

  16. The Most Exciting NCAA Basketball Players from Schools You've Never Heard Of

    Can a high-scoring player be considered a star if he plays for a school that never plays nationally televised games? Players like Incarnate Word's Denzel Livingston and UMKC's ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 29,105 reads 15 comments

  17. Predicting the 2014-15 Big 12 College Basketball Standings

    The Big 12 emerged as arguably the best college basketball conference for the 2013-14 season and is this week's major conference in our summer series of predicted standings...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 17,965 reads 43 comments

  18. Dark-Horse Player-of-the-Year Candidates in Each Major CBB Conference in 2014-15

    Dark horses and Cinderella stories are the lifeblood of college basketball, especially when it comes to preseason conference Player of the Year awards...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 45,643 reads 53 comments

  19. College Basketball Teams That Will Be over-Reliant on Star Players in 2014-15

    Being over-reliant on a single college basketball player is rarely a good thing. Over the past five seasons, 107 players have averaged 20.0 points per game or better. Kemba Walker is the only one who led his team to the Final Four...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 14,460 reads 9 comments

  20. College Basketball Coaches Next in Line for a Big-Money Contract Extension

    College basketball players might not get paid, but their coaches sure do. Kentucky recently signed John Calipari to a seven-year, $52 million extension. Virginia locked up Tony Bennett for seven years at $1...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 15,415 reads 16 comments

  21. Predicting the 2014-15 ACC College Basketball Standings

    The ACC has four teams that could be ranked in the AP Top 10 when the season begins, but what exactly does the conference figure to look like from top to bottom? The 2013-14 season ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 36,323 reads 80 comments

  22. CBB Teams Most Likely to Break Lengthy NCAA Tournament Droughts in 2014-15

    It has been more than two decades since Southern Methodist was last invited to the NCAA tournament, but the Mustangs are one of the 20 college basketball teams with a good chance of finally putting an end to a lengthy drought in 2015...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 9,935 reads 1 comments

  23. Ranking the Top CBB Teams If Players Stayed in School for 4 Years

    If college basketball players were required to stay in school for four years, what would the current landscape of the sport look like? It's a fun hypothetical question with some pretty obvious butterfly effects...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 96,459 reads 207 comments

  24. Rules for Making Preseason NCAA Basketball Predictions

    Making college basketball predictions is an art, and there are a few key rules we all need to follow when engaging in this process...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 3,245 reads 5 comments

  25. Predicting the 2014-15 Player of the Year for Each College Basketball Conference

    College basketball's Conference Player of the Year awards provide us with the most holistic snapshot of a season in a sport that consists of more than 350 teams spread across 49 states...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 31,610 reads 25 comments