1. Coach Report Card: Is Butler's Brad Stevens Now an Elite Coach?

    I know what you were probably thinking of when you read the headline. "He coaches in a terrible conference" or "he inherited a good team...

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  2. 2010-2011 Big East Basketball Preview

    In 2008-2009, the Big East was arguably one of the best conferences in history. And last season they were great too. There just wasn't as much hype. Look for the Big East to have six or seven teams in the tournament again this season...

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  3. 1 on 1 With Deilvez Yearby: Kansas State Recruit Turned IPFW Stand Out

    First off, I’d like to thank Deilvez Yearby for taking the time to do this interview with me. After two seasons at Kansas State, playing in 14 games his freshman year and 11 his ...

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  4. Replacing Gordon Hayward: Butler's Incoming Players

    Losing a lottery pick can hurt any team no matter who they are, but Butler losing Gordon Hayward to the draft was even more of a loss. As a part of the team that shocked the world, Hayward's baby face was the icon behind it...

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  5. Home Cooked Beatdown: College Football's Most Lopsided Rivalries

    One of the greatest things about college football is the fact that one loss can ruin a chance at playing for the national title. While some people say that the BCS needs to get lost, I tend to disagree...

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  6. Why Butler's National Success Wasn't a One-Time Thing

    Everyone remembers George Mason's Final Four run, but does anyone besides their fans know where they are now? With Brad Stevens at the helm, it's almost a sure fire-bet that this will not happen to the Butler Bulldogs...

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  7. College Football: My Preseason Top Five

    This year's college football season brings one more year with eleven teams in the Big Ten and twelve in the Big 12. The conference swapping will occur for the following season rather than this immediate year...

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  8. Brian Kelly: Kiss Me, I'm the Irish Savior

    I'll be the first to admit that I thought Charlie Weis was going to come in and change the atmosphere in South Bend. However, there's something different that I see when I look at Brian Kelly...

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  9. Paul George: Did Larry Bird Finally Get One Right?

    When you think about Larry Bird, you probably think about his career with Celtics. He was a huge contributor for Boston in their rivalry with the Lakers...

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  10. 2010 NBA Draft: Why DeMarcus Cousins is a Jewel in the Sacramento Kings' Crown

    I know that the guards coming out of John Calipari's system are usually the ones to get, but this year his big man can come in and make a huge impact in Sacramento...

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  11. 2010-2011: Big Ten Preview

    This article starts the probably premature preview of the top conferences in America for the next basketball season. While I realize that a lot can happen, the cores of the teams are pretty much set in stone...

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  12. McCallum Gives Dad Greatest Father's Day Present

    The Top 50 prospect from Detroit is now the highest ranked player to ever sign at Detroit University. But why did he do it with offers from other great programs? Ray McCallum Sr., his father, just so happens to be the coach of the Titans...

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  13. Big East/SEC Invitational Preview

    In the event's fourth year, the Big East and SEC will go head to head with double headers on December 8 and 11...

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  14. Coaches With Something To Prove

    Roy Williams, North Carolina I get that repeating in college basketball is hard, especially when you lost someone with arguably the best collegiate career of all time...

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  15. Top 10 NBA Centers of All-Time

    It's be shown that to win a championship, you need a great big man. Most find a way to win, as every single player on this list has won at least one championship, and most of them with multiple...

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  16. Why Purdue Is Next Season's Team to Beat

    Despite going down much earlier than expected last season in a 70 to 57 loss to the Blue Devils of Duke, the Boilers are ready to make a run at next season's Big Ten Title...

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  17. Is Tom Crean On The Hot Seat?

    After losing every player on the team except Kyle Taber, the Indiana Head Coach Tom Crean knew he was in for a tough ride.Former Coach Kelvin Sampson's actions turned the once proud program into a mediocrity...

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