1. Ranking the Top 25 Freshmen Heading into the 2015 College Football Season

    Another grassroots movement wants to make freshmen ineligible in college football and basketball, though it's unlikely to get much traction considering how impactful freshmen have become in these sports...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 106,816 reads 209 comments

  2. Projecting 2015 Win-Loss Records for Every ACC Football Team

    The ACC had 11 teams play in bowl games last season, sending two into New Year's Day games, including one into the first College Football Playoff...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 31,497 reads 209 comments

  3. Most Important College Football Spring Game QB Battles to Watch

    Spring practice exists for a number of reasons, but none more so than to help figure out who will start when the college football season begins in September...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 31,545 reads 77 comments

  4. College Football's 25 Most Overhyped Players, Coaches and Teams for 2015

    The hype train takes on plenty of extra passengers during the offseason, to the point where New York City subways at rush hour are less cramped...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 105,818 reads 389 comments

  5. Ranking the Top Candidates to Replace Rick Barnes as Texas Head Coach

    Rick Barnes ' mostly successful—but not so much lately—tenure at Texas is over. Per ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello , the school fired its longtime coach Saturday after 17 seasons and more than 400 wins...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 48,982 reads 55 comments

  6. Utah vs. Duke: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction for Sweet 16

    Duke used strong defense and clutch play from hometown star Justise Winslow to pull out a 63-57 win Friday night over Utah in a Sweet 16 South Region game at NRG Stadium in Houston...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 3,866 reads 20 comments

  7. Future College Football Home-and-Home Series We Wish Started in 2015

    Every time an announcement is made that big-name college football teams have agreed to play each other in their home stadiums, it gets us excited about the prospect of seeing some of the game's top players square off on the field...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 86,477 reads 229 comments

  8. North Carolina Basketball: Final Grades for the Tar Heels' 2014-15 Season

    A return to the Sweet 16 and a spot in the ACC title game highlighted what was a rather up-and-down season for North Carolina in 2014-15...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 14,097 reads 22 comments

  9. 2015 Spring Game Previews for College Football's Projected Top 25

    Are you ready for some (spring) football?! While it's nothing compared to the real thing, college football's regular season is still more than five months away...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 28,193 reads 39 comments

  10. Power Ranking the 10 Best College Football Players Who Played in March Madness

    March Madness is such a wide-reaching event that it draws in more than just the diehard college basketball fan...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 12,706 reads 7 comments

  11. Is Embattled Marcus Paige Suddenly the Best Guard in the Country?

    Has Second-Half Marcus become Postseason Marcus? Label his play however you want —a ll that matters to North Carolina is that its best player seems to have shaken off his ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 8,571 reads 102 comments

  12. Updated ACC Power Rankings After Early 2015 NCAA Tournament Success

    Now that the dust has settled on the first weekend of the 2015 NCAA tournament, there's a clear leader out in front of the pack when it comes to conference supremacy...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,616 reads 34 comments

  13. Ranking the 25 Must-Watch College Football Spring Games of 2015

    Spring football is in full swing, meaning we're creeping ever so slowly toward the start of the 2015 college football season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 50,565 reads 90 comments

  14. Who Is the Big 12's Biggest Disappointment in the 2015 NCAA Tournament?

    With seven schools in the 2015 NCAA tournament, the Big 12 tied with the Big Ten for the best representation of any conference. Its 70 percent participation rate blew away the competition in that regard...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,813 reads 17 comments

  15. College Football Coaches Less Popular Than Their School's Basketball Coach

    The days of a college being known strictly as a football or basketball school are no longer, as many of the most notable athletic programs in the nation manage to have top-tier teams in both sports...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 30,130 reads 30 comments

  16. Kansas Basketball: Who's to Blame for KU's Early Exit in 2015 NCAA Tournament?

    For the second consecutive year, Kansas' season came to an end far earlier than expected. And as is the case with any early exit, questions about as to what went wrong...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,165 reads 31 comments

  17. Ohio State Basketball: Final Grades for the Buckeyes' 2014-15 Season

    Ohio State's season that began with high hopes ended up falling short of those expectations, but the 2014-15 campaign wasn't without accomplishments and highlights...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 11,542 reads 78 comments

  18. 6 College Football Teams off to a Rough Start in Spring Practice

    Spring football is a time when anything seems possible, where every team is a potential playoff contender and all schools are set for big seasons. Hope springs eternal, and optimism is at an all-time high...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 35,596 reads 98 comments

  19. Hampton vs. Kentucky: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction for Round of 64

    Top-seeded Kentucky had very little trouble with No. 16 Hampton, shaking off a somewhat sluggish start to cruise to a 79-56 victory Thursday in the second round of the NCAA tournament's Midwest Region in Louisville...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 6,961 reads 38 comments

  20. 8 Best Indoor Facilities in College Football

    Only three schools at the FBS level play their games in domed stadiums, but the number that have the ability to practice indoors is exponentially greater...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 138,312 reads 231 comments

  21. Every Top 25 College Football Team's 2014-15 One Shining Moment

    When the college football season ended in January, our final images were of Ohio State's players and coaches hoisting up the first playoff-fueled championship trophy amid a sea of confetti...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 68,468 reads 215 comments

  22. Ranking the Top 25 College Football Coaches Heading into 2015

    It's the players who score the touchdowns, make the tackles and ultimately win the games. But without a great coach guiding them along, on-field talent can only take a team so far...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 64,498 reads 469 comments

  23. 25 College Basketball Stars We Wish Played Football

    March Madness is upon us, which means for the next few weeks college basketball takes over the sports world...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 8,417 reads 22 comments

  24. NIT 2015 Bracket: Breaking Down Entire Field of 32

    Not every team can go dancing in March; some have to settle for a chance to finish their season in Madison Square Garden...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 3,371 reads 1 comments

  25. NCAA Bracket 2015: Complete Guide to Midwest Region

    It might not be the toughest region in the NCAA tournament, but the Midwest is where most of the attention will be this month...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 19,100 reads 59 comments