1. 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 over 1 year ago 8,055 reads 5 comments

  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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...

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  12. 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...

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  13. 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 over 1 year ago 802 reads 106 comments

  14. 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 over 1 year ago 729 reads 18 comments

  15. 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 ...

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  16. 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 over 1 year ago 1,182 reads 19 comments

  17. 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 over 1 year ago 9,873 reads 23 comments

  18. 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...

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  19. Andrew Wiggins Decision: Biggest Selling Point for All 4 Schools in the Running

    The guessing game on where Andrew Wiggins will end up has gotten so much play that it's surprising Nate Silver has not used his wizardry to predict where the phenom will end up...

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  20. Eddie Jordan's False Bio Another Bad Look for Rutgers

    The Internet sniffs out liars and spits them out. Sorry, Eddie Jordan . You should have known. Jordan and Rutgers were made to look really silly on Friday when Deadspin 's ...

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  21. 10 Mid-Major Stars Who Will Make Waves During 2014 College Basketball Season

    Let's take a moment to remember 2013's favorite mid-major star: Nate Wolters. .............. .............. That felt right. Wolters will be missed as college basketball's indie star...

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  22. NCAA Basketball's Rule Changes to Make Game Less Physical a Welcome Change

    It was obvious college basketball had a problem when Rick Pitino addressed at the Final Four a need to change the style of play that helped him win a national championship...

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  23. NBA Players Whose Careers Prove the Value of Staying in School All 4 Years

    As a college basketball fan, it's frustrating to watch NBA games and see rookies or second-year players who were one-and-done college players sit on the bench because their teams now acknowledge that they were not ready for the pros...

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  24. Why Michigan Must Retire Chris Webber's Jersey to Enact Real Change

    The very public 10-year disassociation between Michigan and Chris Webber ended on Wednesday, and Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon made it known that he’s willing to acknowledge that Webber and company exist again...

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  25. The 10 College Basketball Teams with the Biggest Bust Potential for 2014 Season

    A year ago, Kentucky had to replace its entire starting lineup, yet a team filled with question marks was ranked preseason No. 3. That team finished the season in the NIT losing to Robert Morris...

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