1. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 7 Polls

    Hurricane Matthew wreaked havoc on last weekend's college football schedule, canceling some games and pushing others back to Sunday...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 21,327 reads 86 comments

  2. NCAA Basketball Stars Playing in the Perfect System in 2016-17

    The best players in college basketball are so talented they could excel no matter where they end up, regardless of the coach in place and the system he runs...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 16,396 reads 27 comments

  3. 10 College Football Teams That Have Improved the Most Since Week 1

    First impressions matter, but over the course of a long college football season, so much can change from that opening game...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 27,463 reads 47 comments

  4. Giants vs. Cubs NLDS Game 1: Live Score and Highlights

    A pitcher's duel between Johnny Cueto and Jon Lester was likely to come down to one mistake, and Chicago Cubs second baseman Javier Baez was the one capitalize on that lone slip-up...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 56,005 reads 174 comments

  5. Blue Jays vs. Rangers ALDS Game 2: Live Score and Highlights

    The Toronto Blue Jays are headed back north with a 2-0 lead in the American League Division Series after scoring a 5-3 win Friday over the Texas Rangers...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 42,640 reads 110 comments

  6. An Early Guide to the 2016-17 College Basketball Season: From A to Z

    Amazingly, we're only five weeks away from the start of the 2016-17 college basketball season. The first games are set for Nov. 11, which will start five months of nonstop action that will excite us on a daily basis...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 6,214 reads 14 comments

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

    In the sixth week, they rested. A week after every ranked team in the country was in action, with several tangling against each other, seven Top 25 teams are on a bye (including ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 136,926 reads 122 comments

  8. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 6

    Divisional play dominates this week's slate of Pac-12 Conference games, as all six matchups pit teams from the same division against each other...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 14,884 reads 20 comments

  9. Buying or Selling Every Top 10 Team as Playoff Contenders

    The first college football playoff rankings will be released four weeks from today, at which time we'll start to get a picture of who's in the running to compete for a national championship...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 29,615 reads 153 comments

  10. Florida State vs. Miami: Game Preview, Prediction and Players to Watch

    What's old is new again in college football, with past great programs such as Colorado, Nebraska and Washington all experiencing a resurgence this season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 18,286 reads 116 comments

  11. Hottest and Coldest Players in College Football Right Now

    It's heat-check time in college football. After five weeks of tremendous action, we're taking stock of what direction everyone is heading...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 21,921 reads 50 comments

  12. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 6 Polls

    With three clashes between Top 10 schools and plenty of ranked teams playing (and losing) on the road, this past weekend of college football had a major impact on the Associated Press Top 25 and Amway Coaches polls...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 74,586 reads 303 comments

  13. Ranking the Top Player-Coach Duos in College Basketball in 2016-17

    Which matters more when putting together a winning college basketball team: talent or coaching? Stop, you're both right. Look back at the top teams in recent years, and they nearly all have something in common...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 23,134 reads 30 comments

  14. College Football Picks: Week 5 Predictions for Every Game

    You know that old "it's a marathon, not a sprint" cliche that's so often used to describe sports seasons? Consider Week 5 a hill in the middle of the course that, depending on how ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 132,814 reads 228 comments

  15. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 5

    For the first time this season the entire Pac-12 is in action against each other, with league play in full swing as all 12 schools vie to win a division title and play for a conference championship...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 6,208 reads 11 comments

  16. Louisville vs. Clemson: Game Preview, Prediction and Players to Watch

    Is it the game of the year? If not, it's as close as we've gotten so far during the 2016 season. The first battle of Top Five teams this fall is set for Saturday night, with No...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 11,621 reads 72 comments

  17. Ranking the Top Freshmen in College Football from September

    One month of the 2016 college football season is in the books, long enough to start weighing in on which players and teams are making the biggest impact...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 31,655 reads 56 comments

  18. College Basketball Stars We Wish Were on the Same Team in 2016-17

    We've reached the point of college basketball's ridiculously long offseason that we're starting to hallucinate...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 5,175 reads 3 comments

  19. Predicting the Unsung Heroes for Top College Basketball Teams in 2016-17

    Looking back on Villanova's national championship, it's easy to credit the play of Josh Hart and Kris Jenkins for that successful run...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 15,733 reads 18 comments

  20. Ranking the Best Week 4 Pac-12 Matchups

    With a collective 24-10 record, the Pac -12 Conference has had a relatively unimpressive performance to this point in the 2016 season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 6,508 reads 8 comments

  21. College Football Picks: Week 4 Predictions for Every Game

    So much action and excitement has been packed into the first three weeks of the 2016 college football season that it's hard to believe we're less than a quarter of the way through...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 164,546 reads 164 comments

  22. College Football Playoff Matchups We Want to See the Most

    The 2016 season is only three weeks old, and the first playoff standings won't be released until November, but the early action so far has done nothing to quell the anticipation of another great postseason for college football...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 45,003 reads 308 comments

  23. NBA Counterparts for College Basketball's Top Centers

    They don't make basketball big men like they used to. At least that's how it seems when you consider many NBA teams have gone away from playing a traditional center most of the time...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 15,477 reads 33 comments

  24. Under-the-Radar College Basketball Teams Most Likely to Do Damage in 2016-17

    Not knowing who college basketball's championship favorites and top contenders are either means you haven't been paying attention this offseason—which is understandable considering ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 71,735 reads 34 comments

  25. Ranking the Best Pac-12 Football Matchups of Week 3

    The Pac-12 Conference has had an up-and-down start to the 2016 season, suffering a handful of high-profile losses in the opening week but making up for it with some quality wins in Week 2...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 5,446 reads 11 comments