1. Syracuse vs. Michigan: Live Score, Highlights for ACC-Big Ten Challenge

    Michigan used a strong second half, sparked by a pair of reserves, to pull out a 68-65 win over Syracuse on Tuesday night in a Big Ten/ACC Challenge game at the Crisler Center in Ann Arbor...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 25 days ago 2,872 reads 4 comments

  2. Duke Basketball: Wisconsin's Experience an Ideal Test for Young Blue Devils

    If the Duke Blue Devils are the hot new toy that every kid wants this Christmas, the Wisconsin Badgers are the tried-and-true Legos that never go out of style...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 25 days ago 6,371 reads 24 comments

  3. College Football Rankings 2014: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 15

    After last week's epic round of college football games, we're down to just 30 teams with another contest left in the regular season. After that, it's nothing but bowl games and playoffs, and suddenly the 2014 season will be over...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 26 days ago 80,885 reads 163 comments

  4. UNC Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from 2014 Battle for 4 Atlantis

    The floppy hats and sunscreen have been put away after a week in the tropics, as North Carolina returned Saturday from the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas with some souvenirs as well as its first loss of the season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 27 days ago 5,628 reads 2 comments

  5. Ranking the 10 Best Must-See College Basketball Games of December

    After a heck of a first month of college basketball this season, there's some very good news to chew on: December is going to be even better...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 27 days ago 26,106 reads 75 comments

  6. College Football Rankings Week 15: B/R's Official Top 25

    With nearly every team playing its final game of the regular season, this weekend was supposed to reveal the best college football teams in the country...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 27 days ago 463,192 reads 641 comments

  7. Which Team Has Been a Bigger Bust in 2014, Notre Dame or Oklahoma?

    Back in August, it would have been hard to say which team was more brimming with confidence about the upcoming season: Notre Dame or Oklahoma...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 30 days ago 10,705 reads 119 comments

  8. Kentucky Basketball: Breaking Down How UK's Platoon System Has Worked So Far

    The sample size may be small, but so far there's little debate that Kentucky's platoon system has been wildly successful. The top-ranked Wildcats have won their first six games by an average of 36...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 2,287 reads 0 comments

  9. College Football Picks: Week 14 Predictions for Every Game

    The season's over already? That's what a lot of college football fans will be saying after this weekend, which marks the final round of games for many FBS teams that won't be playing in bowl games...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 145,204 reads 176 comments

  10. Ranking Best College Football Rivalry Names

    How can you tell it's a big game? It's all in the name. It's Rivalry Week in college football, with many of this weekend's biggest matchups pitting longtime rivals who don't have very nice things to say about each other...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 21,892 reads 151 comments

  11. Duke Basketball: What Grayson Allen Must Do to Earn a Larger Role in 2014-15

    When Grayson Allen committed to Duke more than 18 months ago, he was the first piece of what would become the No. 1 recruiting class for 2014. Now, he seems more like the afterthought of that stellar group of prospects...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,643 reads 15 comments

  12. College Football Rankings 2014: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 14

    This past weekend of college football won't go down as the greatest in the sport's history, but it was still one that gave us plenty of rankings-altering results...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 105,996 reads 170 comments

  13. College Basketball Coaches Facing Most Pressure in 2014-15 Season

    The bigger the job, the greater the pressure. Some of college basketball's most notable coaching names have a lot of expectations this season, but this isn't simply a matter of being ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 15,023 reads 15 comments

  14. UNC Basketball: Keys for the Tar Heels at 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis

    North Carolina has landed in the Bahamas for a huge week of basketball, as it will spend Thanksgiving tangling with some of the best teams in the country in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in Nassau...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 8,872 reads 7 comments

  15. College Football Rankings Week 14: B/R's Official Top 25

    On paper, this past weekend of college football wasn't one to get too excited about. Certainly not in comparison to some of the previous slates, or what's in store next weekend...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 316,476 reads 741 comments

  16. Which College Football Coaches Are Most Likely to Bolt for the NFL?

    Much like an actual carousel has both horses and benches for patrons to ride on, the coaching carousel that's already in motion for college football extends beyond just filling head and assistant positions at the collegiate level...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 43,945 reads 106 comments

  17. SEC Football: Power Ranking Each Team Based on NFL Talent

    When NFL scouts head out each Saturday in search of future talent, the stadiums of the SEC are tops on the list. Last year the conference saw 49 players taken in the 2014 NFL draft, the most of any FBS league...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 26,359 reads 86 comments

  18. College Football Picks: Week 13 Predictions for Every Game

    If you feel like the last few weeks of the 2014 college football season have been a whirlwind of chaos and mayhem, and you could use a break, this weekend might be a good time to relax...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 199,719 reads 240 comments

  19. College Basketball Recruiting: Biggest Winners, Losers from Early Signing Period

    As college basketball teams are just getting started on playing this season, work off the court continues to get next year's roster bolstered with future talent. But not everyone had as good a week in the recruiting department as others...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 26,470 reads 25 comments

  20. The Most Inexplicable Losses of the 2014 College Football Season

    How did that happen? That's pretty much been the consensus reaction to some of the strangest results from the 2014 college football season—outcomes that stood out greatly when they happened and look even stranger as the year has gone on...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 26,457 reads 74 comments

  21. Duke Basketball: Quinn Cook Proving He Won't Be Forgotten Man in 2014-15 vs. MSU

    Here's a little-known fact about Duke's roster: It isn't just made of freshmen. And in case you're apt to forget this, Quinn Cook plans on providing plenty of reminders—usually ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 2,618 reads 7 comments

  22. UNC Basketball: Slimmed-Down Kennedy Meeks Already Impressing for Tar Heels

    There were plenty of storylines to track as North Carolina began the 2014-15 season. But the one that's drawn the most attention feels like something out of a gossip magazine ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 5,204 reads 3 comments

  23. College Football Rankings 2014: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 13

    Thanks to Alabama's win over Mississippi State last week, there's a major shake-up expected at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings that will be used to determine our first four-team playoff...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 101,040 reads 266 comments

  24. Kentucky Basketball: Wildcats' Keys to Beat Kansas in 2014 Champions Classic

    After a pair of mostly unchallenging contests to open the 2014-15 season, Kentucky is set to take a major step up in competition when it faces Kansas on Tuesday night in the Champions Classic in Indianapolis...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 5,697 reads 10 comments

  25. The Signature Move for College Basketball's Top Stars in 2014-15

    The best players in college basketball are considered as such for many reasons including their skill level, effort, drive and dedication —a nd the kind of moves they can break out at a moment's notice...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 38,215 reads 20 comments