1. Has There Ever Been More Offseason Hype for the Louisville-Kentucky Rivalry?

    Two years ago, the border of Kentucky stretched down into New Orleans. At least it felt that way at the Final Four. There was a lot of buildup to the rivalry taking place at the Final Four for the first time...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 2,459 reads 26 comments

  2. The 5 College Basketball Records Most Likely to Be Broken in 2013-14 Season

    Records were made to be broken... unless Pete Maravich set that record. Check the NCAA's record book , search Maravich and do the math. No one is ever going to break Maravich's scoring records...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 5,493 reads 13 comments

  3. Breaking Down Ohio State's Best Options to Replace Deshaun Thomas' Scoring

    The 2013-14 Ohio State Buckeyes are going to take some getting used to. Anytime you tuned in to watch Ohio State this past season, there were two guarantees to what you were about ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 2,939 reads 6 comments

  4. Incoming Freshmen with the Best Chance to Be 2014 All-Americans

    Through the 1990s and early 2000s, being a first-team All-American required some experience on the college level. David Stern changed that with the NBA’s age limit...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 37,316 reads 46 comments

  5. Ranking the 10 Most Creative Coaches in College Basketball

    College basketball is full of copycats and coaches so conservative that falling back on defense to prevent fast breaks instead of hitting the offensive glass has actually become a thing...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 10,796 reads 13 comments

  6. Which College Basketball Stars Have Ideal Skill Sets for the NBA?

    Harrison Barnes made Golden State look really smart during the playoffs and made a few NBA general managers bang their heads against a wall...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 1,393 reads 25 comments

  7. UNC Basketball Recruiting: Does Pinson Commitment Signal a Title Run Brewing?

    Roy Williams is putting together the banner recruiting class that usually leads to Final Fours and net-cutting...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 17,170 reads 144 comments

  8. The 5 Biggest College Basketball Rebuilding Projects in 2013-14 Season

    Recruiting a large class, getting them time to grow together and then hoping they win big in their senior year is usually a good recipe for success. It's the year after that really tests a coach...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 8,120 reads 5 comments

  9. Is Realignment Good or Bad for College Basketball?

    If conference realignment has had you confused and in a tizzy the last few years, just wait until next season. It's mostly over; now we just have to learn who is where...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 652 reads 20 comments

  10. Ranking the 10 Best NCAA Basketball Backcourts for 2013-14 Season

    Last season was the year of the guards. The best backcourt in the country, Michigan’s Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr., carried their team to the national championship game...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 3,407 reads 23 comments

  11. 10 College Basketball Teams Most Likely to Overachieve in 2013-14 Season

    Every year there are a handful of teams that make those of us who make preseason polls look really dumb. So in an effort to allow ourselves the ability to say “we told you ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 739 reads 11 comments

  12. How Close Is the End of the Rick Barnes Era at Texas?

    The end of the Rick Barnes era at Texas is in sight, and it’s a cruel reality. Winning is how coaches are judged, and Barnes deserves a kind jury. He made the NCAA tournament in his first 14 seasons at Texas, a streak that ended in 2013...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 1,466 reads 17 comments

  13. 10 College Basketball Teams Loaded with Experienced Players for 2013-14 Season

    One senior started in the national championship game in 2013. The year before, Kentucky won the title with one senior in its rotation, and KU’s Tyshawn Taylor was the only senior to start in the title game...

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  14. Best Landing Spots for Top NCAA Basketball Seniors Looking to Transfer

    College basketball’s free agent market is in full swing right now. Have a hole in your roster and need an immediate impact player? No problem. There’s probably a senior transfer out there available for a quick fix...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 703 reads 10 comments

  15. Will Another Mid-Major Reach the Final Four in 2014?

    The relevancy and strength of the mid-majors can be measured by simply looking at Final Four fields throughout history. From 1999 through 2005, the Final Four was filled with the big schools...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 341 reads 12 comments

  16. Ranking the Top 10 3-Point Threats in NCAA Basketball for 2013-14 Season

    The best two three-point shooters in college basketball (in my subjective opinion) play in the same state. Can you name those players? Here’s a hint: One is from Canada and the other is about to set an NCAA record...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 3,661 reads 54 comments

  17. Predicting the Next 5 NCAA Basketball Coaches to Be Inducted into Hall of Fame

    Figuring out what makes a Hall of Famer and who isn ’t quite good enough will lead to debates that lead to loud noises...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 330 reads 8 comments

  18. Ranking the 10 NCAA Basketball Players with Most Complete Offensive Skill Sets

    My generation grew up rooting for Jordan to go for 60 every night, and we weren't happy when Tony Kucok decided he should start shooting...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 392 reads 10 comments

  19. How the Andrew Wiggins Runner-Up Schools Will Cope Without No. 1 Recruit

    Bill Self has to be having a blast right now figuring out how he’s going to build his team around Andrew Wiggins next season. Life is not as fun for the three coaches who were waiting to see if they would have the luxury of coaching Wiggins...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 10,549 reads 11 comments

  20. Who's Winning the John Calipari vs. Bill Self Recruiting Battle?

    Losing out on Andrew Wiggins wasn't exactly Derrick Rose bricking some free throws and Mario Chalmers offering one of the best stomach-punch shots in the history of the tournament, ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 912 reads 106 comments

  21. Andrew Wiggins Decision: How Great Can His One-Year Impact Be at Kansas?

    There's a reason to doubt that Andrew Wiggins in one year of college can win a national title with a team full of freshmen at Kansas, but it can happen. But first, let me share a story about Bill Self...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 803 reads 18 comments

  22. NCAA Basketball Preseason Top 25 Rankings 2013: Post-Andrew Wiggins Signing

    Please note in history that May 14 was the day that Andrew Wiggins announced his college decision, and ALLOWED THE REST OF US TO GO ON WITH OUR LIVES!!! Oh and also make a preseason ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 108,491 reads 204 comments

  23. Andrew Wiggins Decision: Why Kansas Had to Be the Choice for His Legacy

    It's difficult to imagine that his legacy was weighing on the mind of Andrew Wiggins when he decided he would play his college basketball at Kansas. This is a guy who didn't want his announcement on television...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 1,318 reads 19 comments

  24. Andrew Wiggins Decision: Can No. 1 Recruit Possibly Be Worth the Hype?

    Andrew Wiggins, Canada's gift to basketball, might be the most hyped basketball recruit of all time. And Wiggins' hype is a product of three things: what the talent evaluators say, ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 9,964 reads 23 comments

  25. Andrew Wiggins Decision: Final Odds on Which School No. 1 Recruit Will Pick

    Andrew Wiggins' announcement is set for Tuesday, and that leaves one last crazy day of the guessing game we've been playing for months. Whichever school the No...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about almost 2 years ago 55,545 reads 67 comments