1. Coaches Under the Most Pressure to Go Far in the 2015 NCAA Tournament

    This is not a hot-seat list. Repeat. Repeat. This is not a hot-seat list. Because when you think about it, teams and coaches who feel pressure to go far in the Big Dance have already succeeded, to one degree or another...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 4,708 reads 15 comments

  2. The Beaten Path: The 3 Most Under-the-Radar Prospects in the UFC Right Now

    Much of the MMA prospecting scene takes place outside UFC boundaries. After all, if you've made it to the big show, there's no longer any sport in finding you or touting your success...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 5,275 reads 3 comments

  3. 7 UFC Fighters on the Brink of Being Cut

    Over the course of the past month, UFC leaders have cut ties with a raft of fighters. There's no indication that won't continue unabated...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 42,929 reads 88 comments

  4. Gina Carano Takes Another Movie Role, Casting More Doubt on Ronda Rousey Match

    If Gina Carano wants to return to MMA , she sure does have a funny way of showing it. Carano, who found success and popularity as a cage fighter but left the sport five years ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 12,659 reads 35 comments

  5. Dana White Nixes Benson Henderson vs. Rory MacDonald, Says Rory Has Opponent

    You have to say this for Benson Henderson: The guy knows how to dream big. In the moments after his impressive welterweight debut Saturday night—a fourth-round submission ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 22,722 reads 67 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 60 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Thatch vs. Henderson

    We were in some rarefied air Saturday night for UFC Fight Night 60. No, really. Broomfield, Colorado, is 5,420 feet above sea level. That's more than a mile. That sort of altitude leaves even the best athletes searching for breath...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 27,846 reads 68 comments

  7. Power Ranking College Basketball's Wooden Award Winners from the 2000s

    Awards season is in full bloom. That makes it a great time to be alive. For example, we have the Oscars coming up in just one week. Aw yeah...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 43,929 reads 102 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 60: Main Card Staff Predictions

    Don't pull the thread on the UFC Fight Night 60 card. You might unspool something you really didn't want to unspool ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 14,508 reads 78 comments

  9. Yoel Romero vs. Ronaldo Souza Rebooked for UFC on Fox 15 in April

    An enticing battle between two of the best and most bruising middleweights in the UFC has been rescheduled for April 18 and is set to air for free on Fox...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 4,897 reads 45 comments

  10. Urijah Faber Moves Back to Featherweight to Face Frankie Edgar in Manila

    Urijah Faber has made most of his career hay at featherweight. But he has never competed in the UFC Octagon at 145 pounds. That will change on May 16. Faber will face former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 165...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 1,634 reads 15 comments

  11. Jon Fitch Fails Pre-Fight Drug Test, Could Be Suspended

    Former UFC welterweight contender Jon Fitch —a previously outspoken critic of performance-enhancing drugs—is the latest high-profile MMA fighter to fail a recent drug test...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 14,019 reads 42 comments

  12. 'Don't Be Scared, Cupcake': Sarah Kaufman Wants Miesha Tate; Tate Wants Correia

    Sarah Kaufman knows how to start a conversation. The UFC women's bantamweight division turned its game of musical chairs to full blast Thursday, when Kaufman posted a short video ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 7,272 reads 94 comments

  13. UFC 186: 4 Knockout Artists Added to Montreal Fight Card

    The UFC just added a lot of pop to its latest Montreal fight card. On Thursday, the company announced two new fights for UFC 186 . The four new competitors have 37 knockout wins among them...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 5,233 reads 4 comments

  14. Cody McKenzie Returns to Professional MMA, Will Fight at WSOF 18

    After six long weeks with no compass to guide them, MMA fans once again have their North Star in the fold. That's right...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 4,743 reads 23 comments

  15. Predicting the All-Freshmen Team for College Basketball 2014-15

    The freshmen are coming on strong down the stretch. With March mercifully closer than it might seem here in the winter doldrums, college basketball's young bucks continue to comprise ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 21,409 reads 45 comments

  16. UFC 183 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Diaz vs. Silva

    The road to UFC 183 on Saturday was well-lit, smoothly paved, flat as a board and straight as an arrow. The lane markings were crisp and clean. The exit signs sparkled like emeralds in the headlights...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 71,844 reads 94 comments

  17. Gegard Mousasi Reportedly Willing to Replace Chris Weidman, Fight Vitor Belfort

    Fresh off one of the most high-profile victories of his career, Gegard Mousasi apparently wants to keep the momentum rolling with a fight that would undoubtedly be the biggest of his fighting life: a date with Vitor Belfort...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 5,815 reads 22 comments

  18. Vitor Belfort Reportedly Turned Down Interim Title Fight with Lyoto Machida

    Vitor Belfort wants no part of Lyoto Machida . At least not at UFC 184 . Belfort, who found himself without an opponent after Chris Weidman went down with an injury, reportedly ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 11,680 reads 76 comments

  19. The Biggest Malcontents in College Basketball in 2014-15

    Inevitably in life, some rain is going to fall. Although this has been a solid college basketball season, with Kentucky, Duke, Virginia and all the other great teams and storylines out there, it hasn't been smooth sailing for all parties...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 15,498 reads 16 comments

  20. Dear Nick Diaz: At UFC 183, Win One for the Weirdos

    Wednesday’s MMA Question of the Day was a big one. A weighty one, tunneling to the very heart of the sport...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 21,117 reads 64 comments

  21. Fomer WEC Champ Brian Bowles Arrested on Possession of Meth, Other Drug Charges

    Veteran MMA fighter Brian Bowles reached rarefied air in 2009 when he captured the WEC bantamweight title. Five years later, it seems he's come all the way back down the mountain...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 4,581 reads 24 comments

  22. UFC on Fox 14 Pulls in Highest Overnight Ratings in 2 Years

    UFC on Fox 14 drew higher ratings than any other UFC on Fox event over the past two years. Saturday's event drew 2...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 5,002 reads 25 comments

  23. UFC on Fox 14 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Gustafsson vs. Johnson

    Could Alexander Gustafsson secure the rematch? Even when Jon Jones isn't directly involved, he looms like Bald Mountain over just about everything that happens in the UFC these days, especially in the light heavyweight division...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 59,767 reads 164 comments

  24. The 10 Best Inside-Outside Duos in College Basketball

    Sometimes, it takes two in order to make things go right. And not only that, but it takes two for things to be out of sight. Many college basketball teams heed this sage advice...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 8,632 reads 33 comments

  25. Nick Diaz Says 'The Right Deal' Will Determine His Next Fight, Win or Lose

    Nick Diaz is comfortable at middleweight, but his future in MMA will be shaped by the right deal and the right matchup—not weight classes or even title shots...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 12,572 reads 51 comments