1. College Basketball Power Rankings: Bleacher Report's Preseason Top 25

    Preseason polls are tricky because, as a voter, you have to decide something right off the bat. Should your poll be a representation of who you think are the best 25 teams right ...

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  2. Meet Synergy Sports Technology, the Company Revolutionizing College Basketball

    Gordon Hayward's half-court heave at the final buzzer that bounced off the backboard and nearly went in is what most remember about the 2010 national championship game...

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  3. Ranking the Nation's Top 20 Shooting Guards for 2013-14 NCAA Basketball Season

    If there's a common theme among the best shooting guards in the country, it's that they are admirers of their own shots. At least, you would think so with some of the chuckers we've got at this position...

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  4. Ranking the Nation's Top 20 Small Forwards for 2013-14 NCAA Basketball Season

    Andrew Wiggins is the movie that everyone tells you is going to be incredible and you have to try to temper expectations in your own head or you're just going to be disappointed. Yes, he's really, really, really talented...

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  5. B/R Expert Predictions for 2013-14 NCAA Basketball All-American Teams

    Our writers agreed to disagree on preseason All-Americans this season. Only two players were unanimous first-team selections, and a third (some Canadian kid playing in Kansas) may have made it if not for one of our writers disliking the young'uns ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 18,364 reads 36 comments

  6. College Basketball Preseason Rankings 2013: Biggest Lessons of AP Poll

    In case you didn't know, Kentucky is good again. That's what the preseason polls tell us, at least. The Associated Press preseason Top 25 came out on Thursday, and John Calipari 's Wildcats were right where Big Blue Nation likes them to be...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 11,036 reads 15 comments

  7. Ranking the Nation's Top 20 Power Forwards for 2013-14 NCAA Basketball Season

    The challenge in making these rankings is balancing potential with past accomplishments. Both deserve to be taken into consideration. No position is more difficult to judge at the top this season than power forward...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 40,357 reads 70 comments

  8. Ranking the Nation's Top 20 Centers for 2013-14 NCAA Basketball Season

    Welcome to the positional rankings for the upcoming 2013-14 college basketball season. Consider this a cheat sheet to get familiar with some of the best players around the country...

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  9. Marcus Smart Fuels Rivalry with Andrew Wiggins, Kansas at Big 12 Media Day

    KANSAS CITY, MO. — Oklahoma State star Marcus Smart has started some verbal sparring with the Kansas Jayhawks and their highly-touted freshman, Andrew Wiggins, only adding fuel to what many hope will be a season-long rivalry...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 71,899 reads 95 comments

  10. Florida Proves to Be a Perfect Fit for 1-Handed Hoops Star Zach Hodskins

    It's not often that college basketball coaches get to help a dream come true and strengthen their program in the process. That's exactly what head coach Billy Donovan did over the weekend...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 51,138 reads 33 comments

  11. Bill Self Gets Creative with Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones on Campus

    The Kansas Jayhawks basketball team held a scrimmage on Saturday morning that Bill Self said was for the fans who couldn't get in the doors at KU's Late Night in the Phog two weeks ago...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 18,714 reads 15 comments

  12. Kentucky's Unprecedented Leap to No. 1 in Preseason Rankings Exemplifies New Era

    This is what everyone expected: Kentucky at preseason No. 1. Remember last year and the NIT and Robert Morris? Forget about it. The coaches didn't let that affect their judgment in Thursday's preseason c oaches poll ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 19,405 reads 42 comments

  13. College Basketball Preseason Rankings 2013: Winners and Losers of Coaches Poll

    The rankings that do not really matter are out (via USA Today ). Nothing against the coaches and their preseason poll, but let's just keep this in mind before overreacting to a ...

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  14. Ben Simmons to LSU: Tigers Ahead of Curve in Tapping Australian Talent Pipeline

    LSU coach Johnny Jones hired assistant coach David Patrick last June before his first season in Baton Rouge, a move that hardly got the attention of anyone who follows college basketball at the time...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 7,702 reads 4 comments

  15. Kelly Oubre to Kansas: Jayhawks Land Big Blow in Recruiting Battle with Kentucky

    Andrew Wiggins emerged from the tunnel onto the court on Friday night at Allen Fieldhouse, and there were only two other times the old barn roared as loud as it did for Wiggins: when ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 19,145 reads 25 comments

  16. College Basketball Coaches Most Likely to Win First Title in Next 3 Years

    It's not easy to become part of the select coaching fraternity with a national title because odds are that the next champ will be coached by a guy already in the club...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 11,313 reads 19 comments

  17. Andrew Wiggins Mania Has Begun at Kansas

    LAWRENCE, KAN. — Andrew Wiggins stood next to Kansas Jayhawks teammate Andrew White III on Friday night as he waited to go in front of 16,300 at Allen Fieldhouse for the first time, and the sure-thing superstar was sweating bullets...

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  18. Who's the Big 12's Real POY Favorite: Marcus Smart or Andrew Wiggins?

    Marcus Smart was voted preseason Big 12 Player of the Year on Thursday by the league's coaches, and it was unanimous...

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  19. Should the NCAA Be Criticized over Hardship Waiver Guidelines?

    Illinois got some bummer news on Tuesday night. Point guard Ahmad Starks, the guy who would have been the starting point guard for the Illini, was denied a hardship waiver that ...

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  20. Highly Touted College Basketball Freshmen Most Likely to Stay in School 2 Years

    Andrew Wiggins is as good as gone after one year at Kansas. And Big Blue Nation should not hold onto much hope that Julius Randle will be back as a sophomore in 2014-15...

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  21. Kentucky Basketball: Will Wildcats Play Fast This Year?

    John Calipari wants to play fast. Actually, John Calipari knows Kentucky is going to play fast this season. That's what the coach told CBSSports...

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  22. How College Basketball Coaches Are Taking Advantage of Longer Preseason

    College basketball is not broke, but the scoreboards needed fixing . That's something to keep in mind today as practice begins for many teams across the country, which should seem odd considering the calendar has yet to reach October...

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  23. Small-School NCAA Basketball Stars Who Will Challenge for 2013-14 Scoring Title

    It's usually a given that a small-school guy will win the NCAA scoring title. That changed last season when Virginia Tech's Erick Green became the first player from a major conference ...

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  24. Ole Miss Basketball: What to Expect from Marshall Henderson and 2013-14 Rebels

    The Marshall Henderson rehabilitation project seems to be actually working for the time being. Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy told CBSSports .com's Gary Parrish on Tuesday that Henderson will be with the team on Friday when practices begin...

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  25. Which NCAA Basketball Teams Will Top Ken Pomeroy's 2013-14 Offensive Rankings?

    What advanced stats and that trusty weatherman-turned-hoops guru Ken Pomeroy have taught us is that it's silly to look at the NCAA leaders for points scored and assume those are the best offenses in the country...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 22,049 reads 41 comments