1. Biggest Jekyll and Hyde Teams in College Basketball in 2015-16

    There are ups and downs in every college basketball season. More so for some teams than for others. It's a game of runs and a season of runs. Sometimes teams, like players, are just a little streaky, though...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 8,769 reads 23 comments

  2. Matchups We Would Love to See in the 2016 NCAA Tournament

    I don't mean to alarm anyone, but we are now less than one month away from Selection Sunday for the 2016 NCAA tournament. We're in the belly of the beast now. The real guts of conference play...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 24,436 reads 83 comments

  3. Bellator President Scott Coker Addresses Lightweight Champ Brooks' Criticisms

    Bellator MMA lightweight champ Will Brooks might be the Bellator promotion's best fighter these days. So when tweets come from his official account expressing dissatisfaction with the organization, they are bound to attract attention...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 7,870 reads 8 comments

  4. Britain's Cage Warriors Fighting Championship Returns in April After Long Hiatus

    Cage Warriors Fighting Championship—the Great Britain-based MMA promotion that spawned Conor McGregor, Gegard Mousasi, Dan Hardy, Martin Kampmann and a host of other prominent ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,577 reads 0 comments

  5. Conor McGregor Coach John Kavanagh Open to McGregor vs. Robbie Lawler

    Conor McGregor wants to fight Robbie Lawler. Do you think anyone would watch that? McGregor, who is the UFC featherweight champion, faces UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 on March 5 for the lightweight belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 19,346 reads 97 comments

  6. College Basketball Freshmen Poised to Have Breakout Sophomore Seasons

    There's always next season. Unless you're a freshman playing for an elite college basketball team. Then it becomes like 50/50. Sure, the one-and-doners are the cream of the talent crop, but they're not the only ones in the equation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 11,704 reads 35 comments

  7. CM Punk Will Debut in UFC as Underdog Against Mickey Gall

    CM Punk , the retired pro wrestler who is transitioning to MMA , opened as a betting underdog for his UFC debut against welterweight Mickey Gall...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,118 reads 8 comments

  8. The State of the UFC Welterweight Division

    Last Saturday witnessed a shake-up in the UFC's most unshakeupable division. Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson melted Johny Hendricks with long punches and a massive head kick to earn a first-round knockout and contender status at welterweight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 16,843 reads 91 comments

  9. Ranking the Most Unstoppable Offenses in College Basketball

    You can't win if you don't score. It's not the only key to a winning formula, but it's pretty darn important. From low majors up to bluebloods, it's pretty clear by now which teams have the right ingredients for offensive success...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 17,905 reads 45 comments

  10. Roy Nelson: Jared Rosholt a Great Athlete but 'Not a Fighter'

    Roy Nelson did enough to win at UFC Fight Night 82, but just barely. Nelson's co-main event with fellow heavyweight Jared Rosholt resulted in a unanimous-decision victory for Big Country...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,719 reads 3 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Full Fight Card

    Johny Hendricks is the living, breathing embodiment of UFC Fight Night 82. When the curtain rose in Las Vegas Saturday, both the event and its main-eventer were in need of a turnaround...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 26,078 reads 65 comments

  12. One-Dimensional College Basketball Teams That Will Struggle in March

    Things tend to tighten up in March. Every possession counts. Teams know opponents' tendencies and pull out all the stops they can to stop them. So it's good to have options. If a team doesn't have options, well, it can still win...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 14,711 reads 32 comments

  13. UFC Donates $1M, Pledges Ongoing Support for Fighter Brain Health Study

    The UFC will give $1 million to the Cleveland Clinic's Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas as part of a continuing commitment to supporting the center's Professional Fighters Brain Health Study...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,551 reads 15 comments

  14. Jared Rosholt Apparently Trying to Become UFC's Least-Popular Fighter

    Jared Rosholt is making a name for himself. A rising fighter in the UFC's talent-starved heavyweight division, Rosholt is 14-2 as a pro in MMA , including 6-1 since joining the UFC in 2013...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 5,008 reads 10 comments

  15. Chael Sonnen: I'm a 'Huge Supporter' of Donald Trump's Presidential Campaign

    Donald Trump apparently has the MMA vote locked up. Retired UFC fighter, current MMA commentator and notoriously enthusiastic trash talker Chael Sonnen has thrown his weight behind Trump's campaign for the Republican presidential nomination...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 3,223 reads 0 comments

  16. College Basketball Players Who Need to Step It Up to Salvage 2015-16 Season

    Parity has an underside. When the top of the playing field is level, as it is during the 2015-16 college basketball season, all the unevenness has to go somewhere, right? Of course it does...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 44,843 reads 68 comments

  17. B/R MMA Round Table: Breaking Down Benson Henderson's Move to Bellator

    On Monday, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson announced his move to the Bellator promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 16,231 reads 40 comments

  18. After Defeating Sage Northcutt, Bryan Barberena Appears to Mock 'Sage Flip'

    Last fall, we were introduced to the Sage Flip. Saturday night, we met the Barberena Barrel Roll. After upsetting Sage Northcutt with a second-round submission Saturday night on ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 19,310 reads 31 comments

  19. UFC Official: Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier Rematch in the Works

    It looks like Jon Jones will return to competition soon, and when he does, it will be for the title he never lost...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 42,041 reads 129 comments

  20. UFC Officials Set November as Newest Target Date for New York Event

    You have to hand it to the UFC: They refuse to give up on New York. After yet another recent setback scuttled a planned UFC event in April, company officials have now established ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 5,042 reads 14 comments

  21. Aging Champs Lyoto Machida, Dan Henderson Vie for Relevance in Reported Rematch

    Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson are going to wage a rematch. Though the UFC has made no official announcement, the two middleweights verbally agreed to the contest, according to ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 13,084 reads 35 comments

  22. UFC on Fox 18 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from New Jersey

    One of the great things about MMA is its athletic purity. Not to get all purple on you, but nothing else strips physical competition to bare wood like fighting...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 43,010 reads 81 comments

  23. Report: UFC Releases Danny Castillo, Mike Pierce, 9 Other Fighters from Roster

    Lightweight and Team Alpha Male veteran Danny Castillo and welterweight Mike Pierce are among 11 fighters who have been released from the UFC. That's according to a Friday report from Marc Raimondi of MMA Fighting ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 73,240 reads 42 comments

  24. Ryan Bader Coach: Anthony Johnson Is Mentally Weak, Tires Easily

    Ryan Bader 's coach, Aaron Simpson, thinks Anthony Johnson is a good fighter. Simpson also thinks Johnson has a tendency to break inside the cage...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 7,180 reads 28 comments

  25. Chael Sonnen Among Contestants for Next Season of 'Celebrity Apprentice'

    Well, this ought to be interesting. Celebrity Apprentice , the reality show originally hosted by a certain Donald Trump, has announced a new slate of cast members and contestants for its eighth season, Variety 's Elizabeth Wagmeister reports...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 5,644 reads 10 comments