1. Is Baylor's Brittney Griner Better Than Lisa Leslie?

    Comparing legendary players from two different eras is very challenging. There are no head-to-head matchups . There may be no common opponents to evaluate...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 16,376 reads 12 comments

  2. Ranking the Top 10 Mid-Major Basketball Players of the 2000's

    Some of the best collegiate players in the 2000's have come from mid-major schools. A surprising number of All-Americans and national Player of the Year award winners have come from ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 10,968 reads 30 comments

  3. Ranking the 10 Most Enigmatic College Basketball Teams

    Some college basketball teams are a flat-out mystery. It's hard to understand how they can play so well one game and then so unpredictably for the next two or three...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 19,693 reads 9 comments

  4. Ranking the 10 Most Overhyped Teams in College Basketball This Season

    During the course of the 2012-13 season, we have seen No. 1 teams come and go. We have witnessed outrageous upsets and disappointing losses...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 4,979 reads 21 comments

  5. 8 Unranked College Basketball Teams Looming Large as March Madness Approaches

    In almost every NCAA tournament, a couple of higher-seeded, unranked college basketball teams make deep runs. Last year in the Midwest Regional semifinals (Sweet 16), No. 1 seed North Carolina faced No...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 9,504 reads 16 comments

  6. Wooden Watch: Ranking the Top 25 Candidates at Week 17

    Could college basketball get any crazier than this! Top-ranked teams go down every single week and the rankings are shuffled over and over again...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 5,828 reads 19 comments

  7. The 10 Most Underachieving Players in College Basketball This Season

    Every college basketball player wants to excel at every phase of the game. Expectations are raised and, sometimes, we witness stars emerging as the season unfolds...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 4,970 reads 10 comments

  8. Ranking the 10 College Basketball Teams with the Most to Lose Entering March

    March is crunch time for college basketball. This is when teams are faced with must-wins and final chances in terms of regular-season championships, conference tournaments and the most sought after destination for coaches and teams: the NCAA tournament..

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 11,833 reads 3 comments

  9. The 10 Best Leaders in College Basketball

    Leadership is not just about positions or production. It is not simply about seniority or skills. Leadership on most college basketball teams is about earned respect, example and influence...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,210 reads 6 comments

  10. 10 Mid-Major Stars Ready to Grab the Limelight in March Madness

    Selection Sunday is less than three weeks away. College basketball teams from across the country are gearing up for the last stretch of conference play, intense competition in their ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 175 reads 2 comments

  11. The Achilles' Heel for Every Final Four Contender

    Every college basketball team has weaknesses. In spite of their outstanding talent or incredible depth, even Final Four contenders have flaws that could lead to their demise. Here is the Achilles' heel of each of the top ten 2013 Final Four contenders..

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 7,101 reads 26 comments

  12. The 10 Streakiest Players in College Basketball

    It's exciting to see a college basketball player who is on! There are those times that everything that they put up goes in. On the other hand, it's frustrating when a player is streaky and you don't know what you're going to get from him...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 3,049 reads 2 comments

  13. Ranking the 10 Freshmen Under the Most Pressure in College Basketball

    This year's edition of college basketball has some excellent freshmen who are shining brightly and carrying their teams to success...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,568 reads 3 comments

  14. 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...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 3,641 reads 3 comments

  15. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,761 reads 22 comments

  16. 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 almost 2 years ago 1,866 reads 3 comments

  17. 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 almost 2 years ago 1,443 reads 1 comments

  18. 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 almost 2 years ago 4,312 reads 5 comments

  19. 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 almost 2 years ago 1,352 reads 6 comments

  20. 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...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 13,322 reads 11 comments

  21. 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 almost 2 years ago 4,775 reads 9 comments

  22. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,017 reads 1 comments

  23. 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 almost 2 years ago 20,164 reads 97 comments

  24. 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 almost 2 years ago 4,324 reads 21 comments

  25. 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...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 523 reads 14 comments