1. 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 11 months ago 10,784 reads 16 comments

  2. 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 11 months ago 32,404 reads 210 comments

  3. 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 11 months ago 12,871 reads 31 comments

  4. 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 11 months ago 18,060 reads 85 comments

  5. College Basketball Coaches Facing the Most Pressure in 2016-17

    There are 351 Division I college basketball programs, and 50 of them are breaking in new coaches for the 2016-17 season. Another 42 have coaches entering their second year on the job, the same number that are in year three at their school...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 3,314 reads 2 comments

  6. College Football Picks: Week 10 Predictions for Every Game

    And down the stretch they come! The shift to November means every college football team is heading into the final portion of the season, with the results this month going a long ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 124,889 reads 126 comments

  7. Ranking the Best Freshmen to Watch in the 2016-17 NCAA Basketball Season

    You've read the hype. You've seen the mixtapes. Now it's time for college basketball's latest crop of freshman phenoms to prove themselves for real...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 10,031 reads 10 comments

  8. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 10

    Four weeks. That's all that remains of the regular season for Pac-12 college football, and with only a month to go, the division races are starting to shape up...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 10,363 reads 8 comments

  9. College Football Teams on Upset Alert in November

    What lies ahead for college football's top teams during November? Plenty of opportunity to shine, but also quite a lot of potential peril...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 18,438 reads 64 comments

  10. Burning Questions Ahead of the 2016-17 NCAA Basketball Season

    November is here, and with it comes the return of college basketball after a seven-month hiatus. Frankly, that's far too long to wait most years, but even more so after such an exciting ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 15,870 reads 2 comments

  11. Alabama vs. LSU: Game Preview, Prediction and Players to Watch

    It's not the SEC championship game, but it's about as close as it gets during the regular season. When Alabama and LSU meet each year in early November, as has been the case every year since 1982, it feels like much more than a normal game...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 18,181 reads 77 comments

  12. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 10 Polls

    After a Saturday in which seven unbeaten teams played on the road—and four ended up losing—it stands to reason that there was going to be some major movement in the national polls...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 41,414 reads 67 comments

  13. Indians vs. Cubs World Series Game 3: Live Score and Highlights

    Another dominant pitching performance from Cleveland's entire staff was combined with one clutch hit to give the Indians a 1-0 win over the Chicago Cubs in Game 3 of the World Series at Wrigley Field in Chicago...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 179,314 reads 299 comments

  14. The Toughest Nonconference Game for Every Team in the Preseason CBB Coaches Poll

    In two weeks' time, we'll finally get some college basketball back into our lives with the start of the 2016-17 season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 3,545 reads 1 comments

  15. College Football Picks: Week 9 Predictions for Every Game

    It's the last chance to make a first impression. This weekend's action will be fresh on the College Football Playoff committee members' minds when they to put together their first rankings for November 1...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 130,135 reads 140 comments

  16. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 9

    The Pac -12's best hopes of making the College Football Playoff face off this weekend, highlighting a strong lineup of games that includes an in-state rivalry and one between longtime regional foes...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 7,327 reads 12 comments

  17. Cubs vs. Indians World Series Game 1: Live Score and Highlights

    The Cleveland Indians used dominant pitching and a few big hits to score a 6-0 win over the Chicago Cubs to take Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday night at Progressive Field in Cleveland...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 116,165 reads 78 comments

  18. Georgia vs. Florida: Game Preview, Prediction and Players to Watch

    It may no longer be officially called the "World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party," but when Florida and Georgia meet up for their annual neutral-site football clash, there's no shortage of partying going on before, during and after...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 7,122 reads 13 comments

  19. Blind Resumes for College Football's Top Playoff Contenders

    An important event is happening on a Tuesday next month, something that has the potential to mold and shape everything we know. There's also the presidential election. On Nov...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 34,968 reads 184 comments

  20. Under-the-Radar Contenders for College Basketball Player of the Year in 2016-17

    The 2016-17 college basketball season is just around the corner, at which time teams from all over the country will begin the journey to make the NCAA tournament and play for a title...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 5,497 reads 7 comments

  21. The Best College Basketball Teams in 2016-17 from A to Z

    In three weeks, college basketball will be back in action, the 2016-17 season beginning in earnest with dozens of games on tap for Nov. 11...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 48,304 reads 66 comments

  22. Cubs vs. Dodgers: Keys for Each Team to Win Game 5

    It's now a best-of-three series between the Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Dodgers for a spot in the World Series. The Cubs' 10-2 win at Los Angeles on Wednesday evened the National League Championship Series at two games apiece...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 17,260 reads 89 comments

  23. College Football Picks: Week 8 Predictions for Every Game

    All but two of 128 FBS schools have played at least six games so far, good enough to consider Week 8 the start of the second half of the season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 165,561 reads 164 comments

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

    As rough a start as the Pac-12 Conference went through earlier this fall, entering the second half of the 2016 season there are some great division races forming...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 5,729 reads 5 comments

  25. Cubs vs. Dodgers NLCS Game 3: Live Score and Highlights

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have taken control of the National League Championship Series, seizing a 2-1 lead after blanking the Chicago Cubs 6-0 on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 months ago 60,102 reads 214 comments