1. 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 5 months ago 24,444 reads 48 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 32,484 reads 50 comments

  3. 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 5 months ago 66,875 reads 59 comments

  4. 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 5 months ago 11,456 reads 13 comments

  5. 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 6 months ago 36,468 reads 25 comments

  6. 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 6 months ago 19,597 reads 26 comments

  7. 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 6 months ago 14,484 reads 10 comments

  8. 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 6 months ago 9,779 reads 25 comments

  9. 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 6 months ago 76,194 reads 116 comments

  10. 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 6 months ago 23,965 reads 71 comments

  11. 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 6 months ago 56,648 reads 98 comments

  12. 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 6 months ago 11,992 reads 24 comments

  13. 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 6 months ago 21,035 reads 73 comments

  14. 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 6 months ago 31,959 reads 59 comments

  15. 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 6 months ago 10,223 reads 13 comments

  16. 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 6 months ago 29,507 reads 33 comments

  17. 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 6 months ago 10,662 reads 11 comments

  18. 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 6 months ago 18,121 reads 51 comments

  19. 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 6 months ago 31,350 reads 75 comments

  20. 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 6 months ago 15,423 reads 65 comments

  21. 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 6 months ago 54,382 reads 97 comments

  22. 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 6 months ago 38,172 reads 42 comments

  23. 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 6 months ago 27,142 reads 33 comments

  24. 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 6 months ago 6,634 reads 14 comments

  25. 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 7 months ago 13,745 reads 15 comments