1. 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 12 months ago 7,436 reads 11 comments

  2. 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 12 months ago 119,703 reads 103 comments

  3. 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 12 months ago 6,450 reads 3 comments

  4. 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 12 months ago 3,504 reads 6 comments

  5. 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 12 months ago 7,441 reads 8 comments

  6. 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 12 months ago 4,958 reads 2 comments

  7. 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 12 months ago 36,590 reads 106 comments

  8. 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 12 months ago 20,882 reads 58 comments

  9. 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 12 months ago 4,134 reads 6 comments

  10. 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 1 year ago 24,871 reads 35 comments

  11. 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 1 year ago 105,225 reads 170 comments

  12. 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 1 year ago 12,342 reads 20 comments

  13. 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 1 year ago 8,711 reads 8 comments

  14. 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 1 year ago 5,312 reads 1 comments

  15. 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 1 year ago 19,218 reads 319 comments

  16. 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 1 year ago 23,125 reads 70 comments

  17. 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 1 year ago 7,534 reads 4 comments

  18. 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 1 year ago 8,063 reads 9 comments

  19. 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 1 year ago 93,897 reads 58 comments

  20. 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 1 year ago 6,896 reads 11 comments

  21. 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 1 year ago 9,542 reads 14 comments

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

    The Southeastern Conference has a longstanding reputation as one of the best leagues in the country...in football. Its basketball renown isn't nearly as strong, and in many years the SEC gets grief for its lack of quality and success...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 year ago 10,791 reads 16 comments

  23. The 10 Most Terrifying Players in College Football Today

    Fear is good. It's healthy. And in a lot of cases it can help prevent something bad from becoming even worse...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 year ago 32,405 reads 210 comments

  24. ACC Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2016-17 Season

    The annual debate over which college basketball league is best often ends up with the same answer: the Atlantic Coast Conference. For the 2016-17 season there might not even need to be a discussion before coming to this conclusion...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 year ago 12,875 reads 31 comments

  25. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 11 Polls

    On a relatively unexciting weekend of college football that ended up having few good, close games, margin of victory proved to be the most telling result...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 year ago 18,060 reads 85 comments