1. Most Exciting Head-to-Head Matchups in Week 12 of CFB

    This weekend's college football games will go a long way toward determining who makes it into the first-ever College Football Playoff semifinals...

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  2. Heisman Trophy 2014 Stock Watch: Who Is Rising and Falling Post-Week 11?

    The new playoff system in college football has led to almost non-stop debate since the first rankings were released, though ultimately the decision of who will play in the semifinals rests in a selection committee...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 21,597 reads 66 comments

  3. Duke Basketball: Latest Buzz on Blue Devils' Targets in Early Signing Period

    Always a major player on the recruiting trail, Duke has already landed commitments from two top-tier players in the 2015 class...

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  4. UNC Basketball: Latest Buzz on Tar Heels' Targets in Early Signing Period

    North Carolina is set to begin its 2014-15 season on Friday, during which it will debut a trio of prized recruits who signed around this time a year ago...

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

    Now that the College Football Playoff selection committee has begun releasing its weekly rankings, it's become the most important Top 25 in the country. This isn't up for debate...

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  6. Duke Basketball: How Preseason Accolades Will Affect Jahlil Okafor in 2014-15

    The average basketball fan doesn't just know who the best teams are; he or she is also well aware of which players are expected to be tops in the country...

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  7. 20 Players Every College Basketball Fan Must Watch in 2014-15 Season

    If you're only looking for a list of the best players in college basketball, this isn't the place for you. Ranking the best of the best, before the season begins, is a crapshoot...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 32,057 reads 27 comments

  8. College Football Rankings Week 12: B/R's Official Top 25

    How's your playoff projection looking? After this latest Saturday of season-turning games, expect to see some changes toward the top of the College Football Playoff rankings...

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  9. North Carolina Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2014-15 Tar Heels

    North Carolina is coming off an up-and-down season in which it got hot down the stretch but failed to make it out of the first weekend of the NCAA tournament for the second straight year...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 8,987 reads 7 comments

  10. Kentucky Basketball: What to Expect from Wildcats' Upperclassmen in 2014-15

    It is the job of upperclassmen in sports to provide leadership—both on and off the court—tapping into their vast experience to help guide younger players through the rigors of a season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 2,771 reads 2 comments

  11. Big 12 Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2014-15 Season

    The Big 12 Conference's name is misleading in many ways. Not only does it give the impression of the number of teams in the league—there are 10, not a dozen—but also that ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 14,280 reads 22 comments

  12. Notre Dame Football: How Would Irish Fare in SEC in 2014?

    "Yeah, but they'd finish no better than fifth in the SEC." Versions of the above statement frequently pop up on Twitter and in online message boards, usually by critics ...

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  13. The Hottest and Coldest Players in College Football Post Week 10

    It's a common practice to check the weather forecast to see how it may impact a college football game. This should be extended to checking the temperature of certain players, who seem ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 14,143 reads 29 comments

  14. Michigan Basketball: 5 Burning Questions for Wolverines in 2014-15

    Coming off back-to-back deep runs in the NCAA tournament and a combined 59 wins, Michigan is moving into a transitional season as it looks to replace another batch of departed stars with new standouts...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 3,506 reads 7 comments

  15. College Football Picks: Week 11 Predictions for Every Game

    For years we've clamored for a playoff in college football, something to help spice up the season beyond just figuring out who would be the top two teams in the country...

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  16. Predicting the Best 15 CBB Games in the 2014 Early Season Tournaments

    With few exceptions, the vast majority of nonconference college basketball games feature matchups that don't exactly prompt much excitement from a casual fan...

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  17. Top 10 Highlights of Marcus Lattimore's Career

    The professional career of one of college football's best running backs this past decade came to a far-too-soon end with Wednesday's announcement that Marcus Lattimore was retiring at the age of 23 ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 3,815 reads 11 comments

  18. SEC Football: Ranking the Job Security of SEC Head Coaches

    The SEC has a firm hold on the title of best conference in college football. Anyone interested in debating that topic need only look at the College Football Playoff rankings , where ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,917 reads 11 comments

  19. Most Exciting Head-to-Head Match-Ups in CFB This Weekend

    With 22 players running around in all directions, it's often hard in football to key on individual players or matchups unless they involve the person with the ball...

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  20. College Football Rankings 2014: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 11

    The first week of November served as the perfect start to college football's stretch run, with major games affecting the rankings from top to bottom...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 24,316 reads 171 comments

  21. Big East Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2014-15 Season

    Once the most influential and trendsetting conference in college basketball, the Big East Conference fell back into the pack last season in its new, smaller form...

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  22. College Football Rankings Week 11: B/R's Official Top 25

    After another wild weekend of college football, we'll have to wait until Tuesday to see how these results impact the latest College Football Playoff rankings...

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  23. Pac-12 Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2014-15 Season

    A year after sending six teams to the NCAA tournament, including three to the Sweet 16 and one just short of the Final Four, the Pac -12 Conference faces an uncertain season in 2014-15...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 12,117 reads 18 comments

  24. Bold and off the Wall College Football Predictions for the Month of November

    Playoff scenarios, bowl eligibility, record books and coaching futures. What do they all have in common? Each of them are at the mercy of what happens during November, the make-or-break month of the 2014 college football season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 19,433 reads 17 comments

  25. 12 November Games with Biggest Playoff Implications

    Contenders remember, dream seasons depend on November. Now that the top teams in college football have some clarity, compliments of the first College Football Playoff standings, ...

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