1. 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 10,503 reads 22 comments

  2. 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...

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  3. 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 75,272 reads 75 comments

  4. 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 6,908 reads 23 comments

  5. 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 7,610 reads 70 comments

  6. 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 22,952 reads 49 comments

  7. 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 29,662 reads 20 comments

  8. 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 2,112 reads 31 comments

  9. 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)...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 3,009 reads 7 comments

  10. 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…...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 2,220 reads 5 comments

  11. 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 1,605 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 8,623 reads 1 comments

  13. Oklahoma State vs. Kansas: Live Score, Updates and Analysis for Big 12 Game

    Oklahoma State pulled off a huge upset (85-80), beating Kansas at Allen Fieldhouse. This was OSU’s first road win of the season. Check out this live blog to recap the intense action of this turning point win for the Cowboys...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 3,232 reads 2 comments

  14. 3-Step Plan to Right Struggling Powerhouses in NCAA Basketball

    When was the last time that Kentucky, North Carolina and UCLA were all out of the Top 25 at the same time? All three of these powerhouse programs started the season ranked, but ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 1,854 reads 2 comments

  15. 5 Storied College Basketball Programs That Won't Be Dancing in March

    Selection Sunday is just six weeks away and things are becoming clear for some of the most successful programs in college basketball...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,796 reads 7 comments

  16. College Basketball Stars Who Need to Stay in School Another Year

    Do you remember far enough back to when it was big news when a college basketball player left school early to enter the NBA draft? Now, it's almost the opposite...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,816 reads 1 comments

  17. The 10 Most Desirable Coaching Positions in NCAA Basketball

    If coaching college basketball is your ambition, there are a lot of places that you could find employment, but very few that would meet the standards of a "dream job...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,276 reads 32 comments

  18. 10 College Basketball Teams with Identity Issues

    Great college basketball teams have a strong sense of who they are and why they are great. Even though the best teams don't all get it done in the same way, they usually are very comfortable in their strengths and their weaknesses...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,588 reads 2 comments

  19. College Basketball: Winners & Losers from the AP Top 25 Rankings in Week 13

    College basketball 2012-13 is crankin,' and what a week it was! Ranked teams were upset. Unexpected collapses in unexpected locations. Winning streaks extended. All this and more happened in a special seven days of college hoops action...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,082 reads 4 comments

  20. College Basketball: Ranking the Top 10 Backcourts in the Country

    One of the most important keys to success in college basketball is having dynamic guards up front to spearhead your team's attack...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 3,027 reads 11 comments

  21. Ranked College Hoops Teams That Will Crash and Burn Down the Stretch

    College basketball wins in November and December are nice. Victories in January once your team gets into conference play are important. But the most significant games of the college hoops schedule are played in the second half of league play...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,439 reads 7 comments

  22. Maryland vs. Duke: Why Sun Is Shining on Terps After Blowout Loss

    Mark Turgeon had a double challenge when his team faced Duke today. His Maryland Terrapins were playing the Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium, one of the most difficult places to lace 'em up in college basketball...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 2,004 reads 2 comments

  23. Arizona Wildcats Basketball: Did the Wildcats Peak Too Early This Season?

    Sean Miller 's Arizona Wildcats are an intriguing college basketball team. At times, they have played like world beaters, knocking off an impressive list of ranked (or nearly-ranked) teams including Florida, Miami (Fl...

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  24. 10 Little-Known Coaches Likely on the Radar of Major College Basketball Programs

    College basketball coaches get fired. Call it an occupational hazard. When the coaching carousel begins to spin in the early spring, athletic directors look high and low for candidates who can elevate their hoops programs to new levels of success...

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  25. Duke Basketball: Duke's Response to Ugly Loss Will Define Its 2012-13 Season

    Duke's shocking loss to Miami Wednesday night is not the end of the story. No one knows what the Blue Devils will do with this 27-point defeat. There are some interesting details that come out of such a beating...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about almost 2 years ago 1,413 reads 4 comments