1. Ranking the Best Seniors in College Basketball in 2016-17

    There's no substitute for experience, but in today's college basketball it's becoming more difficult to find a lot of that going around...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 5,977 reads 21 comments

  2. Bleacher Report's Ultimate Guide to Conference Championship Weekend

    Congratulations, you've made it this far. You've survived 13 wild and exciting weekends of college football, during which there have been blowouts and nail-biters, upsets aplenty and Hail Marys on plays that shouldn't have happened...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 18,324 reads 132 comments

  3. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 14 Polls

    The final full week of the 2016 college football regular season provided a bit of clarity for the playoff selection committee, removing a few teams from the equation and strengthening the positions of others...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 17,633 reads 43 comments

  4. 1 Thing Every Top 25 College Basketball Team Is Thankful For

    The holiday season is upon us, a time for people to reflect on what they have and how grateful they are for those things...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 21,286 reads 35 comments

  5. UNC Showing No Letdown from Last Year's Near-Title Miss After Routing Wisconsin

    Repeating as champion has proved to be incredibly hard in college basketball, but it's just as difficult to have success the year after for the runner-up...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 7,436 reads 11 comments

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

    It will be an emotional roller coaster in college football this week. For one, the majority of games on the schedule are of the rivalry variety, which means there will be a lot of hate spread around...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 119,690 reads 103 comments

  7. Wisconsin vs. UNC: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    North Carolina led for every minute of the Maui Invitational championship game, holding Wisconsin nearly eight minutes without a point at the start on its way to a 71-56 victory on Wednesday night...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 6,450 reads 3 comments

  8. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 13

    It's the final weekend of the regular season for teams in the Pac-12 Conference, which is indeed something to be sad about...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 3,504 reads 6 comments

  9. Notre Dame vs. USC: Game Preview, Prediction and Players to Watch

    Notre Dame and Southern California have played every year since 1947, and for more than 50 years, those meetings have alternated between mid-October and around Thanksgiving depending on who is the host...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 7,436 reads 8 comments

  10. Early Grades for Coaches at New Schools in College Basketball in 2016-17

    The college basketball coaching carousel stayed in motion for quite some time this past offseason, with 50 of the 351 Division I schools hiring someone new to take over their program...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 4,958 reads 2 comments

  11. Bleacher Report's Ultimate Guide to College Football Rivalry Weekend

    It's hate week in college football, and that's something to love. While there's much sadness to be had about the fact that we're approaching the final full weekend of the 2016 regular season, you can't beat the lineup for this last act...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 36,581 reads 106 comments

  12. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 13 Polls

    Sometimes even chaos needs to take it easy. After the major upheaval we saw a week ago following three of the top four teams in the country lose within a few hours of each other, it was much calmer during Week 12 of the 2016 college football season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 20,882 reads 58 comments

  13. Under-the-Radar College Basketball Teams Most Likely to Crack Top 25

    Though it ultimately means nothing in the grand scheme of things, being ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 is a prestigious achievement most college basketball teams are sure to savor...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 4,134 reads 6 comments

  14. CFB Then and Now: How Today's Superstars Would Have Fared Across Eras

    Sure, he's good now, but what about against … It's an argument made in every sport when trying to compare players from different eras against one another...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 24,870 reads 35 comments

  15. College Football Picks: Week 12 Predictions for Every Game

    And last week was supposed to be a boring slate of college football games. The sport is still hungover from last Saturday, when three unbeaten teams lost within a few hours of each ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 105,208 reads 170 comments

  16. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 12

    It's the penultimate weekend of the 2016 college football season, which in the Pac-12 Conference means two things: division title races are coming down to the wire and rivalry games are beginning to make their appearances...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 12,342 reads 20 comments

  17. USC vs. UCLA: Game Preview, Prediction and Players to Watch

    Los Angeles has a pro football team again after a 21-year hiatus with the return of the Rams from St. Louis. But to a certain faction of sports fans in the region, LA remains a college town...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 8,710 reads 8 comments

  18. Every Top 25 College Basketball Team's Biggest Question Mark in 2016-17

    There's no such thing as a perfect team in college basketball. It doesn't matter how much talent is on the roster and how accomplished the coach and his staff are, when working with ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 5,312 reads 1 comments

  19. Power Ranking Top Playoff Contenders by Their Offenses

    Yeah, yeah, defense wins championships. But without the ability to produce on offense, it's going to be darn hard to get a chance to play for such a championship...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 19,218 reads 319 comments

  20. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 12 Polls

    After a Saturday like that, it's understandable that the latest college football polls are a little wonky...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 23,125 reads 70 comments

  21. Breakout College Basketball Players to Watch in the 2016-17 Season

    After an extremely long wait, the 2016-17 college basketball season has begun. All the predicting and projecting about what will happen over the next five months has made way for actual ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 7,533 reads 4 comments

  22. Big 12 Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2016-17 Season

    The Big 12 Conference is known for a lot of things in college basketball and not just the Kansas dominance at the top or that it's name doesn't match its number of teams...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 8,061 reads 9 comments

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

    The College Football Playoff pairings will be announced after four more weeks of competition, including conference championship games in early December...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 93,880 reads 58 comments

  24. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 11

    With three weeks left in the regular season, very little is decided in the Pac-12 thanks to tight races at the top of both divisions. And with no more byes left on the schedule, there's a full field of games every weekend from here on out...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 6,896 reads 11 comments

  25. USC vs. Washington: Game Preview, Prediction and Players to Watch

    Though they don't play each other every year, USC and Washington may be forever linked because of their last matchup, as well as a coach they've shared in the recent past...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 9,429 reads 14 comments