1. Arizona vs. UCLA: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    UCLA hit 11 three-pointers, including a step-back trey from Bryce Alford with 1.8 seconds left to give UCLA an 87-84 home win over No. 7 Arizona on Thursday night...

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  2. Which College Football Playoff Participant Is Most Likely to Be Back Next Year?

    The College Football Playoff system is still relatively new, but one thing we've already come to expect each year is a repeat participant...

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  3. What Each Top 25 Team Should Be Worried About so Far in 2015-16

    To be ranked at this point in the season means that a college basketball team has so far passed the eye test. But look closer and you'll be sure to find some blemishes...

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  4. Top Candidates to Replace John Jancek as Tennessee Defensive Coordinator

    Yet another school is in need of someone to run its defense after Tennessee announced on Wednesday that it has "mutually agreed to part ways" with defensive coordinator John Jancek ...

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  5. Biggest X-Factors to Watch for in College Football National Championship Game

    After months of separating the good from the not as good, we're down to the final two teams in the hunt for college football's national championship. Top-seeded and unbeaten Clemson will take on No...

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  6. Duke Basketball: Biggest Question for Each Blue Devils Starter in 2016

    Duke will play its 15th game of the 2015-16 season on Wednesday when it visits Wake Forest, meaning it is almost at the halfway point of the national title defense...

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  7. Ranking Debut Games for Every New Power 5 Conference College Football Coach 

    Barring any unforeseen craziness in the next few months, all of the biggest college football job openings have been filled for the 2016 season...

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  8. 10 Unheralded College Football Players Who Could Become Stars in 2016

    Now that the 2015 college football season is (mostly) over, attention is already turning to the year ahead...

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  9. College Basketball Coaches Who Could Be on the Hot Seat After Poor Starts

    More than 10 percent of the 351 Division I college basketball head coaching jobs were open this past offseason, and most of those involved someone getting fired...

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  10. Oklahoma vs. Kansas: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Forty minutes wasn't enough to decide the first No. 1 vs. No. 2 meeting of conference teams since 2007, as top-ranked Kansas held on for a 109-106 triple-overtime win against Oklahoma on Monday night...

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  11. 1 Player Each Top 25 Team Will Miss the Most in 2016

    One of toughest things about the end of a college football season is knowing that so many of the best players in the game will be moving on...

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  12. Duke Basketball: 5 Things Blue Devils Must Prove in Conference Play

    It was a relatively easy start to ACC play for Duke, which opened the league schedule on Saturday with an 81-64 win at Boston College. The Eagles were picked to finish dead last in the conference, though, so not much can be taken from that victory...

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  13. Iowa State vs. Oklahoma: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Iowa State-Oklahoma games have been some of the best in the Big 12, if not the country, over the past few years. Saturday's version was no different, and it helps set up a rare No...

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  14. 10 College Basketball Teams That Need to Make Big Adjustments in the New Year

    With the college basketball season almost equally split among two years, the switch from 2015 to 2016 creates a natural opportunity to take stock and see what changes are necessary for the stretch run...

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  15. 2015-16 Bowl Season Was Doomed Before It Began

    Pump enough air into a balloon, and it's going to burst. And try too hard to promote a "new tradition" of college football, and it's apt to blow up in your face...

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  16. Iowa's Rose Bowl Flop Sets Big Ten Football Back

    The teams that battled for the Big Ten Conference title on Dec. 5 in Indianapolis went on to lose their bowl games in similarly embarrassing fashion. Similar, but not equal. As bad as Michigan State's 38-0 Dec...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 16,818 reads 168 comments

  17. Clemson-Alabama Is the Perfect 'Good vs. Evil' National Championship Matchup

    Superman vs. Lex Luthor . Road Runner vs. Wile E. Coyote. Luke Skywalker vs. Darth Vader. Clemson vs. Alabama. It's time to pick a side, then sit back and enjoy the fight...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 28,824 reads 219 comments

  18. Watch Out for Baker Mayfield and Oklahoma in 2016

    In the lead-up to the playoffs, Oklahoma players made frequent mention of how much last season's Russell Athletic Bowl loss to Clemson motivated their pursuits in 2015. Just imagine what they're going to do with this latest defeat...

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  19. No. 1 2017 Recruit Dylan Moses Reportedly Has New Top 5

    The top-ranked player of the 2017 recruiting class has reportedly narrowed down his list of schools, a final five that comprises some of the best programs in the country...

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  20. Providence vs. Butler: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Providence rallied from an 11-point halftime deficit to win 81-73 at Butler, opening Big East play with a huge road victory and continuing its best start in 26 years...

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  21. Can Clay Helton Really Make USC Football Great Again?

    Is it possible for a college football coach to be on the hot seat in his first full season on the job? If so, USC Trojans coach Clay Helton might end up being the test case for just how little wiggle room coaches are getting nowadays...

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  22. College Teams with the Most 2016 Under Armour All-America Recruits

    The first of three high school all-star games is set for Saturday, when more than 100 of the top prep players in the country compete in the Under Armour All-America Game in Orlando...

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  23. Stock Watch for Top Freshmen in College Basketball Heading into 2016

    With almost a half-season in the books, it's time to take stock of how some of college basketball's top freshmen are faring. Call it a midterm evaluation, as nonconference play ends and the schedules move over to league action...

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  24. 10 Best Pro Prospects Playing in College Football Playoff Games

    The four teams playing in the College Football Playoff this season are comprised of some of the best players in the country. And possibly some of the top future stars in the NFL...

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  25. 2015-16 Big Ten NCAA Basketball Primer, Power Rankings Heading into League Play

    The Big Ten Conference has one of the nation's five remaining unbeaten teams, has three schools ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 and has six clubs with at least 10 victories...

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