1. The Biggest Adjustment Each Top 10 College Basketball Team Needs to Make

    Selection Sunday is three weeks away. By that time, conference regular season champs will be crowned and league tournament titles will be captured...

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  2. The 10 Most Fundamentally-Sound Players in College Basketball

    Shooting and dribbling. Passing and catching. Footwork and defending. The fundamentals of basketball are still essential for success in college hoops. Just putting a group of great athletes on the floor doesn't guarantee W's...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 2,589 reads 22 comments

  3. Miami Basketball: Breaking Down the Hurricanes' Meteoric Rise

    The Miami Hurricanes are not just one of the best stories in college basketball. They are simply one of the best teams...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 1,795 reads 3 comments

  4. UCLA Basketball: Is Shabazz Muhammad the Leader the Bruins Need in March?

    There's no doubt about who is the most talented player on this year's UCLA Bruins: Shabazz Muhammad . The fabulous freshman wing from Vegas is a prolific scorer, putting up 18...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 1,360 reads 1 comments

  5. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: 10 Teams Who Have Dropped the Ball with 2013 Class

    Effective recruiting is a huge part of college basketball success. If you don't have the players, it's hard to compete in the top conferences and against the best teams...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 4,249 reads 5 comments

  6. Will Gonzaga Finally Break Through in the NCAA Tournament?

    How good are the Gonzaga Bulldogs (25-2; 12-0 WCC )? As we move into the second half of February, and the end of the regular-season schedule is near, it’s a reasonable ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 1,323 reads 6 comments

  7. Ranking the Biggest Head Cases in College Basketball

    College basketball is filled with all kinds of people and personalities. As we look across the country, we can find a number of people who keep the game from getting monotonous and uninteresting...

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  8. 10 NCAA Basketball Teams That Need a Wake-Up Call ASAP

    NCAA tournament wake-up calls in February are never pleasant and are usually jarring to the teams that receive them. Sure, getting one now gives those programs a chance to do whatever is necessary to earn their way into March Madness...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 4,722 reads 9 comments

  9. College Basketball Injury Report: Who's Hurting the Most at Week 16?

    The 2012-13 College Basketball season has been a non-stop succession of surprises. Legendary programs have struggled. Mid-major teams and unexpected challengers have climbed into the top half of the Top 25...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 1,908 reads 1 comments

  10. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Pros and Cons for Each Andrew Wiggins Suitor

    The " Andrew Wiggins Sweepstakes" is in full swing, and he is "ready to progress in his recruitment" Jeff Borzello of CBSSports .com reported this last week. Wiggins is the No...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 20,066 reads 97 comments

  11. Virginia vs. UNC: Did Tar Heels Finally Find the Magic Potion?

    With one month to go until Selection Sunday, North Carolina needed a win today against Virginia to stay close to the top teams of the Atlantic Coast Conference and improve their chances of getting into this year’s NCAA tournament...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 4,256 reads 21 comments

  12. Ranking the 10 Most Fiery Coaches in NCAA Basketball

    Some of the most successful coaches in college basketball are fiery men. They are intense individuals, focused and determined about their craft. Fiery doesn't necessarily mean being physically violent or constantly vicious...

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  13. The 10 Most Versatile Stars in College Basketball

    Some of the best college basketball players excel in multiple areas. Their skills are not restricted to a single specialty. From game-to-game, versatile players may contribute differently to their teams' success...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 4,085 reads 20 comments

  14. Ranking the Top 10 Sharpshooters in College Basketball

    Is shooting a basketball a lost art? The Houston Chronicle 's Tim Griffin states some alarming stats in his Feb. 1 article: Division I teams are averaging 67.7 points per game this season, the lowest figure since 1981-82...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 10,363 reads 22 comments

  15. Indiana Basketball: Are the Hoosiers Finally Ready to Be Road Warriors?

    Indiana's 29-point victory over Nebraska on Wednesday night (76-47) could be described in a lot of ways...Methodical. Disciplined. Orderly...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 2,177 reads 0 comments

  16. Top 5 College Basketball Players at Each Position

    College Basketball 2012-13 has been nothing short of amazing! Great upsets, amazing performances and non-stop action! We've seen the teams in pre-conference play, and now we are watching them go to work in their respective conferences...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 75,079 reads 76 comments

  17. Nerlens Noel Knee Injury: Will Kentucky Survive Without Star Freshman?

    Nerlens Noel , Kentucky's star center and the nation's leading shot-blocker, had to be helped off the floor during the middle of the second half in the Wildcats' game Tuesday night against Florida...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 6,848 reads 23 comments

  18. Why 2013 Tar Heels Show Roy Williams Will Never Be at Coach K's Level

    North Carolina's Roy Williams is one of the best college basketball coaches. Going into this week's game against archrival Duke, Williams has a career record of 691-174 (79...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 7,445 reads 70 comments

  19. The 25 Bitterest Rivalries in College Basketball

    Rivalry Week is here! Huge games between college basketball teams that hate each other...does it get any better than this? We will get to see in the course of a few days great action and great passion! Michigan at Michigan State...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 22,648 reads 49 comments

  20. 25 Burning Questions in College Basketball (and Our Answers)

    Selection Sunday is a mere five weeks away (March 17), and so many the questions remain unanswered about the 2012-13 college basketball season. Conference races are still very much up for grabs...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 29,589 reads 20 comments

  21. Indiana vs. Illinois: Why Hoosiers Are Still the NCAA Title Favorite

    Illinois upset No. 1 Indiana 74-72 Thursday night in another episode of "Knocking Off No. 1." This was the second time this season that the Hoosiers have lost while being in the nation's top spot...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 2,066 reads 31 comments

  22. Midseason Awards for Big Ten Basketball

    The Big Ten is the best conference in college basketball with four teams in the AP Top 25—Indiana (No. 1), Michigan (No. 3), Michigan State (No. 8) and Ohio State (No. 10)...

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  23. Wake Forest vs. North Carolina: Live Score, Updates and Analysis for ACC Game

    North Carolina had no trouble taking down Wake Forest tonight. The Tar Heels won at home 87-62. On top of the updates and analysis, we can look ahead to the Tar Heel’s stretch run and the Demon Deacons…...

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  24. The 10 Most Media-Savvy Coaches in College Basketball

    Being a college basketball coach in today's info-crazy world can be complicated. As a coach, you not only have to be an outstanding recruiter and a skillful X's and O's guy, but you also need to be sharp in your dealings with the media...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 1,521 reads 0 comments

  25. Big Ten Basketball: Midseason Report Card for Every Team

    The 2012-13 Big Ten basketball season has already been loaded with plenty of full-tilt action, with some of the best teams going head-to-head on a weekly basis...and we are just at the beginning of February...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 8,601 reads 1 comments