1. Iowa Delivers Long-Awaited Statement Victory with Blowout over Michigan

    IOWA CITY, Ia. — Iowa star Roy Devyn Marble nearly went all Richard Sherman on the media inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Saturday afternoon. Reporters threw around words like "surprised" and "validated" after No...

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  2. NCAA Basketball Player of the Year Rankings 2013-14: Week 14 Edition

    This is the first time this season that a familiar name has been left out of the Player of the Year Rankings. Marcus Smart, the preseason favorite to win the award, did not make the list...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 19,420 reads 59 comments

  3. From Overlooked to Overachievers: Why Virginia Is Too Good to Ignore

    Two weeks ago, it was hard to give Virginia any credit for its shiny record in the ACC. At the time, the Cavaliers were coming off their best back-to-back wins of the season—Florida ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 6,481 reads 12 comments

  4. Inside Wichita State's Pursuit of Perfection

    WICHITA, Kan. — Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall says he doesn't talk about a perfect season, because that's what he is supposed to say...

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  5. Cal's Stunner over No. 1 Arizona Tops Crazy Day of Upsets in NCAA Basketball

    And then there were two. California's Justin Cobbs hit the shot of the season to end top-ranked Arizona's pursuit of perfection, 60-58, on Saturday night to cap off one of the craziest days of college basketball...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 21,835 reads 42 comments

  6. Welcome to the Andrew Wiggins Show: KU Star Frosh Finally Meeting the Hype

    LAWRENCE, Kan. — In the last minute on the night Andrew Wiggins had scored his career-high 29 points, he was jogging onto the court after a timeout to throw in the ball and he broke into a schoolyard skip...

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  7. Where's the Buzz for Arizona's Nick Johnson, the Best Player on CBB's Best Team?

    Earlier this month during the telecast of No. 1 Arizona's game at UCLA, the legendary Bill Walton had on his agenda that Wildcats guard Nick Johnson should be the National Player of the Year...

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  8. Meet Kansas State's Marcus Foster, NCAA Basketball's Most Underrated Freshman

    MANHATTAN, Kan. — Whenever the recruiting sites came out with a new top-100 list, Marcus Foster and his coaches would search for his name and never find it. "What do we have to do to get you in?" they'd ask themselves...

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  9. NCAA Basketball Rankings Week 13: Bleacher Report's Top 25

    Welcome to the newest version of the Bleacher Report Top 25. In celebration of the fact that March is just a hair more than a month away, we decided to change up the format...

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  10. How the NCAA's Rule Changes Have Improved College Basketball

    In the final minutes of the Kansas-Oklahoma State game last Saturday afternoon—a bizarrely officiated game that included seven technicals—the Jawhawks ' Jamari Traylor drove from near the top of the key toward the rim...

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  11. Power Ranking Every Candidate in the 2014 Wooden Award Midseason Top 25

    The Wooden Award midseason watch list was released Wednesday, Jan. 22 , and that means it's that time of the year to make a lot of LOUD NOISES about who is not on the list...

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  12. From Undefeated to Unraveled: Who Is the Real Ohio State?

    Over the first two months of the 2013-14 season, Ohio State spent six weeks ranked in the Top 5. The Buckeyes, as they've done throughout Aaron Craft's career, were overwhelming opponents with their defense and scoring enough to get by...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 9,423 reads 42 comments

  13. How John Beilein Remade Michigan into a B1G Contender Post-Mitch McGary Injury

    When Michigan star big man Mitch McGary shut himself down and elected to have back surgery in late December, it was easy to put Michigan in the also-ran category of the Big Ten. Even with McGary, the Wolverines were 6-4 and destined for the bubble..

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 12,131 reads 20 comments

  14. Kansas' Depth and Talent Shine as Jayhawks Exact Revenge on Oklahoma State

    LAWRENCE, Kan. — Naadir Tharpe exited Allen Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon in a strut after KU's 80-78 win over eighth-ranked Oklahoma State. He took one big step to his right and cupped his hand over his right ear...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 12,495 reads 31 comments

  15. Who's the Biggest Superstar in College Basketball in the 2013-14 Season?

    If I were to submit a ballot today for the Naismith Award, it would look like this: Doug McDermott, Creighton DeAndre Kane, Iowa State The casual college basketball would probably take a look at that ballot and ask, "Who is No...

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  16. The Huge Task of Replacing Brad Stevens at Butler: Inside Brandon Miller's World

    OMAHA, Neb. — When Brandon Miller took over for Brad Stevens in July after the Butler boy wonder left for the Boston Celtics, Stevens had one piece of advice for Miller: "You need to be yourself...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 5,442 reads 6 comments

  17. Meet Antoine Mason, the NCAA's Runaway Scoring Leader with a Famous Father

    Every time Antoine Mason leaves the Niagara locker room to head back out for the second half, an intimidating presence is waiting for the NCAA Division I scoring leader before he takes the court...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 183,522 reads 58 comments

  18. College Basketball Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 11 Poll

    When 2013 ended, it looked like 2014 was going to be a great year for the Pac-12. Arizona and Oregon were undefeated. Colorado was climbing the rankings and had just beaten Kansas...

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  19. Iowa State's Fred Hoiberg Is the Hottest Basketball Coach in America

    AMES, Iowa — When Fred Hoiberg was in eighth grade and a budding star in Ames—he was already dunking that year—he was forced to sit out a game because of injury...

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  20. Arizona Proving It's a Legit No. 1: Wildcats Persevere with Road Win over UCLA

    The potential for Arizona to be one of the best teams in the country was there in the preaseason. Aaron Gordon proved that he was a legitimate talent this summer as the leading scorer for a U-19 gold-medal winning team that included Marcus Smart...

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  21. Dissecting Jabari Parker's Slump: Why Duke Star Is Suddenly in a Rut

    Jabari Parker has taken some attention from the "why isn't Andrew Wiggins jumping over dudes and averaging a billion points per game" movement with his own stretch of relatively average numbers in the new year...

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  22. NCAA Basketball Player of the Year Rankings 2013-14: Week 10 Edition

    Jabari Parker's last three games—he's averaged only 10.3 points and shot 31.4 percent—show how hard it is to be consistent on the college level. Scouting reports start to make a difference in January...

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  23. Is It Still Possible to Play Great Defense with Rule Changes in NCAA Basketball?

    The death of defense by whistle. Many coaches believed it was happening right before our very eyes in November...

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  24. Who Will Be the Last Undefeated Team in College Basketball?

    This time last year, four college basketball teams were undefeated. A week later, that number was zero. Why is it so hard to stay perfect past the first few weeks in January? Conference ...

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  25. Louisville Basketball: What's the Matter with the Defending Champs?

    Rick Pitino said one thing after his team's Dec. 28 loss to Kentucky that could become a slogan for this year's Louisville squad. "I don't panic too much early in the year," Pitino said...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 10,311 reads 27 comments