1. Bold Predictions for College Football Fall Camp

    The 2015 college football season is officially on countdown watch, as the opening games are only a month away. That means that training camp has either started or is right around the corner for all 128 FBS programs...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 29 days ago 24,193 reads 44 comments

  2. College Basketball Recruiting: What Each Top Player Proved in July 2015 Showcase

    One of the most important months of the college basketball recruiting cycle has just wrapped up, and the July evaluation period went a long way toward determining how good the 2016 class is going to be...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 29 days ago 28,964 reads 25 comments

  3. Winners and Losers of 2015 Pac-12 Media Days

    The Pac -12 held its media days on Thursday and Friday in Burbank, California, occupying a hangar-sized soundstage as well as various studio lots...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 26,699 reads 12 comments

  4. Amway Preseason Coaches Top 25 Poll: Biggest Snubs and Surprises

    The first preseason college football poll was released Thursday, the surest sign yet that the 2015 season is just around the corner...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 35,110 reads 202 comments

  5. Duke Basketball: Biggest Lessons From Blue Devils' 2015 Offseason So Far

    It's been a pretty good offseason for Duke's basketball program, which not only has basked in the glow of a national championship but also saw three stars from that team go in the first round of the NBA draft...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 11,470 reads 39 comments

  6. Offensive Coordinators Every Blue-Chip Recruit Should Want to Play For

    Though high school football recruits should be choosing their colleges based on the school itself and what it has to offer them from an academic standpoint, we know this isn't always the case...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 22,793 reads 86 comments

  7. Predicting Every Power 5 College Football Team's MVP for 2015 Season

    College football is as much a team sport as any other, and schools are particularly dependent on the efforts of more than just a few individuals in order to be successful...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 39,684 reads 99 comments

  8. Michigan Ending Legends Jersey Program, Will Officially Retire 6 Numbers in 2015

    Michigan is hoping that Jim Harbaugh can return the football program back to its former greatness while also helping to forget the struggles of the recent past. In that vein, a previous attempt to link to the Wolverines' great history is being scrapped.

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 13,543 reads 76 comments

  9. Ranking the Top Junior-College Transfers to Watch in the 2015-16 CBB Season

    The influx of talent that comes into college basketball each year isn't just from the high school ranks. Quite often some of the biggest breakout stars emerge in Division I after spending ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 48,927 reads 28 comments

  10. 2015 Fall Camp Previews for Each College Football Top 25 Team

    The 2015 college football season is now less than six weeks away, and before you know it the games will be back. Before that can happen, though, teams have to come together and prepare for the year ahead...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 69,001 reads 555 comments

  11. Arizona Football: Wildcats' 2016 Recruiting Heating Up at Right Time

    Arizona's strong three-year run under Rich Rodriguez has been fueled by moderate success on the recruiting trail, leaning more toward discovering hidden gems and developing strong mid-range prospects than landing high-profile targets...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 2,365 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking the Most Quotable Head Coaches in College Football

    College football coaches are judged on their win-loss record, their performance in clutch situations and how they fare on the recruiting trail. Being a great quote is just a really nice bonus...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,741 reads 32 comments

  13. Duke Basketball Recruiting: Biggest Competition for Top 2016 Targets

    Duke has already made major noise on the 2016 recruiting front thanks to a commitment from 5-star forward Jayson Tatum , the highest-rated player from that class to decide on his future so far...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 11,118 reads 13 comments

  14. Preseason College Football Rankings 2015: Predicting Amway Coaches' Top 25 Poll

    As if college football coaches don't already have enough to do in preparation for the 2015 season, nearly half of those in the FBS ranks also must determine who will be ranked in the Amway Coaches' Poll preseason Top 25...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 130,854 reads 514 comments

  15. Ranking the Best 5th-Year Seniors in College Football in 2015

    With one of the main goals of every college football player being to get to the NFL, it's come to where the best of the best tend to spend as little time in school as necessary before setting off on a pro career...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 11,256 reads 35 comments

  16. Biggest Snubs and Surprises from College Football's Preseason Awards Watch Lists

    Much like the first bulbs blooming on a barren tree signifies the arrival of spring after a long winter, the annual award watch lists mean that college football is just around the corner...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 16,514 reads 27 comments

  17. NCAA Basketball Recruiting 2016: Projected Roles for Top Committed Players

    Most of the top players in the 2016 recruiting class have yet to make up their minds as to where they'll be playing college basketball, which isn't unusual...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 9,235 reads 10 comments

  18. Every Top 25 Team's Best Recruiting Sales Pitch to Their Top 2016 Target

    College football recruiting is far more than just seeking out the best players who fit well into a program and then offering them a scholarship. That's the easy part...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 40,378 reads 110 comments

  19. LSU Football: Best Quotes and Key Takeaways from SEC Media Days

    Following three days of quips, one-liners and fashion forays from other coaches in the SEC, it came time for one of the masters of the podium to get his turn...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 4,402 reads 5 comments

  20. Texas A&M Football: Best Quotes and Key Takeaways from SEC Media Days

    Texas A&M's arrival in the SEC in 2012 was a lightning bolt to the top, compliments of Johnny Manziel and a wide-open offense mostly unseen before in the league...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,140 reads 16 comments

  21. 4-Star Florida Commit Chauncey Gardner Tweets Official Visits Plan

    Florida's biggest commit for 2016 remains part of its class, but that isn't stopping him from taking advantage of the benefits of being a highly sought-after recruit...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 29,816 reads 16 comments

  22. Media Picks TCU to Win the Big 12 in 2015 College Football Season

    If the Big 12 ends up having just " One True Champion " in football this season, the smart money is on TCU being the team to come out on top in the eyes of the league's media members...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 2,164 reads 15 comments

  23. Florida Football: Best Quotes and Key Takeaways from SEC Media Days

    Jim McElwain was the only newcomer among coaches at the SEC Media Days this week in Hoover, Alabama, yet the first-year Florida coach got the kind of treatment you'd expect from someone who's been around for quite some time...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 6,324 reads 22 comments

  24. Duke Basketball: 5 Things That Should Worry Fans in 2015-16

    The glow still exists from Duke's national title run this past March and April, and the Blue Devils have kept the momentum going by making a big splash on the recruiting trail with a major commitment for 2016-17...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 23,311 reads 78 comments

  25. 4-Star CB Jordan Parker Tweets Decommitment from UCLA

    Jordan Parker turned heads with his play last week at The Opening, and now he's kept the spotlight on him by reopening his recruitment...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 32,918 reads 23 comments