1. Future College Football Home-and-Home Series We Wish Started in 2016

    A quick look at the first month of the 2016 college football schedule will show you that teams are making a concerted effort to line up quality opponents for nonconference play...

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  2. Every Top 25 College Football Team's 1 Shining Moment from the 2015-16 Season

    Among its many great traditions, the upcoming NCAA tournament will sign off at the end with a montage of highlights and memories meant to carry us into the offseason...

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  3. Ranking 10 Best Freshman Seasons in College Football History

    While college basketball has become synonymous with superstar freshmen—you can thank the NBA and its age limit for that—it's still somewhat of a rarity for a first-year player to have a major impact in college football...

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  4. 25 College Basketball Stars We Wish Played Football

    College basketball takes center stage this month with the NCAA tournament, one of the greatest sporting events in the world...

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  5. NCAA Tournament 2016: Biggest Strengths and Weaknesses for Every Team

    Sixty-eight teams have a dream to win the NCAA championship, though in reality only a handful have a legitimate shot to claim the title. But in one of the most balanced and unpredictable seasons in recent memory, there's no counting out anyone just yet...

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  6. NCAA Bracket 2016: Complete Guide to Midwest Region

    The Midwest Region may not be the strongest quadrant of the 2016 NCAA tournament field, but there's no doubt it is incredibly balanced...

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  7. Oregon vs. Utah: Live Score and Highlights for 2016 Pac-12 Championship

    Top-seeded Oregon jumped all over No. 2 seed Utah right from the outset, rolling to an 88-57 win Saturday night in the Pac-12 tournament title game in Las Vegas...

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  8. College Football Coaches Who Could Easily Recruit for School's Basketball Team

    Recruiting is all about presentation. You're selling impressionable, young athletes on an experience, convincing them the one you offer is better than what they can find anywhere else...

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  9. College Football's Top 25 QBs Entering 2016 Spring Practice

    Quarterback play remains the single most important aspect of any offense in college football. Without an effective passer, it's hard to succeed in today's era of uptempo attacks and prolific scoring...

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  10. Every Power 5 Team's 1 Position Battle That Could Last Until Opening Day

    Nothing makes the interminably long college football offseason drag along even slower than a prolonged position battle...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 46,860 reads 69 comments

  11. Cinderella Rankings for 2016 March Madness Hopefuls Ahead of Conference Tourneys

    It takes a ticket to get into the NCAA tournament, but to get fitted for a glass slipper requires something extra...

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  12. The 50 Biggest Position Battles in 2016 College Football Spring Camp

    The term "spring practice" is a relative one in college football, since several schools start (and even finish) these offseason workouts before winter is over...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 44,298 reads 67 comments

  13. 10 Teams Built to Bust Brackets in the 2016 NCAA Tournament

    When it comes to the madness of March, there's no greater source than mid-major college basketball teams that lay waste to your bracket...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 13,707 reads 27 comments

  14. Cal vs. Arizona: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Gabe York's three-pointer with 17.9 seconds left capped an 11-0 game-ending run, giving No. 18 Arizona a 64-61 home win over 25th-ranked California in Pac-12 play on Thursday night...

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  15. College Football's Top DEs Entering 2016 Spring Practice

    The ability to pressure the quarterback is as important as any part of a defensive scheme, and the top teams in college football tend to do this better than anyone else...

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  16. The Next Nick Saban: 7 Up-and-Coming Candidates Who Might Have What It Takes

    Nick Saban wasn't always the greatest active coach in college football. That took a while to develop. He had a modest start to his career, not achieving notable success until the ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 24,705 reads 70 comments

  17. Duke Basketball: Highs and Lows of Blue Devils' 2015-16 Season So Far

    It's been quite an up-and-down season for the Duke Blue Devils. Many times, the defending national champions have looked nothing like championship contenders, while at other times, they've resembled a team capable of making another deep postseason run...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 4,179 reads 12 comments

  18. Updated Freshman of the Year Rankings in College Basketball for 2015-16

    The calendar has turned to March in college basketball, which for teams across the country means we've reached crunch time for the 2015-16 season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 28,595 reads 43 comments

  19. Baylor vs. Oklahoma: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Oklahoma blew a 24-point second half lead but managed to rally late for a 73-71 home win over Baylor on Tuesday night...

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  20. Top 50 College Football Players Entering Spring Practice

    This past weekend's NFL Scouting Combine highlighted the immense amount of talent that comes from the college ranks each season. But those players are gone, and it's time to focus our attention on those standouts who remain...

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  21. College Basketball Games This Week with Major 2015 NCAA Tournament Implications

    We're down to the final week of the regular season in college basketball, the last chance before the conference tournaments for teams to build their resumes...

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  22. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils' Biggest Storylines Ahead of UNC Showdown

    Duke's loss Sunday at Pittsburgh eliminates it from being able to win the ACC title, but there is still a lot at stake in this final week of the regular season. The Blue Devils are fighting for position in the conference tournament in Washington, D...

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  23. The Coaches on the Hottest Seats in College Basketball with March Approaching

    The 2015-16 college basketball season is about to reach the madness of March, which might be the last time some coaches flip the calendar in their current jobs...

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  24. 10 Embarrassingly Soft 2016 College Football Schedules

    A college football team's schedule is the map through which it must navigate to reach its season goals, whatever they may be...

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  25. 25 Biggest Trap Games for 2016 College Football Season

    With a few exceptions from the mid-major ranks, the schedules are out for college football's 2016 season. We can start to assess the type of journey top teams will navigate on the ...

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