1. Thursday in College Basketball: West Virginia Dominates Georgetown

    After playing five of their six games against Top 20 opponents, No. 14-ranked Georgetown was looking for a break Thursday night at home against unranked West Virginia. They got no such break...

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  2. Penn State Basketball: NCAA Tournament Bound?

    After a enthusiastic 73-58 pounding of Michigan on Tuesday, the Penn State basketball team finds itself in unfamiliar territory. The team is 15-5 on the season and 4-3 in the Big Ten Conference...

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  3. Thursday in College Basketball: Purdue Overcomes Northwestern

    With a 1-2 Big Ten record entering Thursday night, the Purdue Boilermakers needed a win at Northwestern to keep afloat in the race for the Big Ten title. Purdue had already endured a home loss to Illinois and a road defeat to Penn State...

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  4. Filling Out Your Bracket: Tough First Round Picks

    This article is part of a series of articles that uses historical trends in the Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament to provide advice for predicting future results. Recent trends will be the most heavily considered, namely from 2000 to the present...

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  5. Filling Out Your Bracket: Make or Break First Round Picks

    This article is part of a series of articles that uses historical trends in the Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament to provide advice for predicting future results. Recent trends will be the most heavily considered, namely from 2000 to the present.

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  6. Thursday in College Basketball: Minnesota Survives Iowa

    When you're a team trying to make your mark and remain on the national scene, the games against mediocre opponents count just as much as the showdowns with ranked foes. And in the end, winning is what matters, no matter how you do it...

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  7. Wake Up, Penn State: Lions Have a Basketball Team Too!

    There's nothing better to brighten your spirits after a disappointing Rose Bowl loss like the excitement of a basketball team off to its best start in a very long time. Last night Penn State defeated No...

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  8. Utah Utes: The Real National Champions

    The Utah football team defeated Alabama 31-17 last night in the AllState Sugar Bowl. The win sealed an undefeated 12-0 season for the Utes, something no other team in the FBS was able to accomplish...

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  9. Penn State Football: Rose Bowl Review and 2009 Preview

    Rose Bowl Review Penn State came into their Rose Bowl match-up against heavily favored USC saying all the right things, but quickly proved nearly every college football fan outside of Pennsylvania ...

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  10. 2008 NFL Season: Top 10 Wide Receivers

    With the conclusion of the 2008 NFL Regular Season, this is a great opportunity to look back at some of the best individual efforts across the league this year. This slideshow counts down the ten best receivers this season...

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  11. NFC South: The NFL's Best Division

    Throughout the season, I have tracked the performance of each division’s cumulative record against non-divisional opponents. Upon the conclusion of the NFL Regular Season last weekend, the NFC South claimed the title for best division...

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  12. Thursday in College Basketball: Marquette Tops Villanova

    Marquette's trio of senior guards proved to be too much for Villanova in each team's Big East opener. Playing at home, Dominic James, Jerel McNeal, and Wesley Matthews combined for 60 points to lead No...

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  13. Penn State Rose Bowl Preview

    The No. 8-ranked and 11-1 Nittany Lions will face off against the also 11-1 and No. 5-ranked USC Trojans in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on New Year's Day...

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  14. Top Ten 2009 College Basketball Team Wishes

    While millions of children turned out their stockings and unwrapped their presents on Christmas morning, there were several college basketball teams that were also anxiously searching for their much-needed presents from Santa...

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  15. Penn State Basketball: Set to Battle the Big Ten

    The Penn State basketball team finished up the non-conference portion of their schedule this season with a victory over Sacred Heart on Tuesday night. The win moves the Nittany Lions to 11-2 on the season, their best start since the 1995-96 season...

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  16. NFL Week 16: Division Power Rankings

    Throughout the season I have tracked the performance of each division’s cumulative record against non-divisional opponents...

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  17. Thursday in College Basketbll: Tyler Hansbrough Breaks All-Time UNC Scoring Mark

    Tyler Hansbrough In front of his home fans and a national television audience, Tyler Hansbrough became the all-time leading scorer for North Carolina basketball on Thursday in his team's win over Evansville...

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  18. NFL Week 15 Division Power Rankings

    Throughout the season, I have tracked the performance of each division’s cumulative record against non-divisional opponents...

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  19. Thursday in College Basketball: Villanova Survives Saint Joseph's

    Thursday night was a quiet night in college basketball, as only eight games took place. Only one top-25 team was in action and only one other power conference team Villanova tops Saint Joseph's ...

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  20. Filling Out Your Bracket: "Easy" First Round Picks

    This article is part of a series of articles that uses historical trends in the Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament to provide advice for predicting future results. Recent trends will be the most heavily considered, namely from 2000 to the present.

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  21. NFL Week 14 Division Power Rankings

    It took 14 weeks of the NFL season for the NFC East to lose the top spot in the NFL Division Power Rankings, but after Week 14, it has finally happened...

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  22. College Basketball Thursday: Texas Tops UCLA

    Big 12/Pac-10 Hardwood Series A day after the completion of Big Ten/ACC Challenge, the Big 12/Pac-10 Hardwood Series got under way with three match-ups pinning Big 12 teams against Pac-10 teams...

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  23. Filling Out Your Bracket: Cinderellas to the Elite Eight and Beyond

    This article is part of a series of articles that uses historical trends in the Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament to provide advice for predicting future results. Recent trends will be the most heavily considered, namely from 2000 to the present...

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  24. NFL Week 13 Division Power Rankings

    With only four weeks left in the season, the race for the best division in the NFL has become a two-division sprint...

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  25. Thanksgiving Day College Basketball: Old Spice Classic and 76 Classic

    While millions of Americans suffered through several football blowouts on Turkey Day, two early season tournaments got under way with a terrific slate of action in the college basketball world...

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