1. 5 Teams in Need of a Wake-Up Call Before 2013 NCAA Tournament

    As Championship Week rolls on and Selection Sunday gets closer, college basketball teams are going in every direction possible. Some teams' March Madness hopes are improving, while others have been snuffed out...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 7,056 reads 9 comments

  2. Wooden Watch: Ranking the 15 Finalists Entering March Madness

    Championship Week is in full swing and Selection Sunday is just a few days away And the high-quality, full-intensity college hoops action has just begun...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 4,224 reads 8 comments

  3. 10 Bubble Teams Most Likely to Get Snubbed on Selection Sunday

    As championship week heats up, bubble teams have one last shot at showing the nation that they belong in this year's March Madness...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 10,576 reads 10 comments

  4. The Biggest Weakness of Every Top 10 Team as March Madness Looms

    Parity has been a word used a lot to describe the 2012-13 college basketball season. When you look throughout the country, there are teams from every conference that could win it ...

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  5. Last-Second Predictions for Major Conference Tournaments

    If you are a basketball fan and you don't like Championship Week, you may want to consider going to the doctor.....

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  6. 10 College Basketball Teams with Most to Gain in Conference Tournaments

    Has there ever been so much riding on the outcome of college basketball's Championship Week? Teams will work their way into or out of March Madness by what happens. Programs will improve or damage their position for Selection Sunday 2013 ...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 6,684 reads 20 comments

  7. Top Players to Watch as NCAA Conference Tournaments Take Center Stage

    Championship Week is here, and five teams have already punched their tickets to the 2013 NCAA tournament: Creighton (Missouri Valley), Liberty (Big South), Florida Gulf Coast (Atlantic Sun), Harvard (Ivy League) and Belmont (Ohio Valley)...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 16,313 reads 24 comments

  8. Why UNC-Duke Is the Best Rivalry in College Basketball

    North Carolina and Duke have the best and most heated rivalry in college basketball. The two schools that are literally located just miles apart can't stand each other. Both of these programs have been highly successful for a long, long time...

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  9. Ranking the 10 Most Dangerous Shooting Teams in College Basketball

    One of the most important factors in playing winning basketball is simply being able to shoot the ball. Fellow Bleacher Report columnist C.J...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 7,421 reads 29 comments

  10. The 25 Most Shocking Upsets of the Year in College Basketball

    The 2012-13 college basketball season could be called "The Attack of the Killer Upset." Very few, if any, seasons have had the kinds or the quantity of underdogs knocking off the favorites...

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  11. 10 Mid-Major Basketball Teams Poised to Make a Big Run

    March Madness officially begins on Selection Sunday. On March 17, the pairings will be set and brackets will be filled out. Some of the teams that will make deeps run in the tournament will be mid-majors...

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  12. 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 over 1 year ago 16,153 reads 12 comments

  13. 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 over 1 year ago 10,765 reads 30 comments

  14. 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 over 1 year ago 19,656 reads 9 comments

  15. 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 over 1 year ago 4,916 reads 21 comments

  16. 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 over 1 year ago 9,396 reads 16 comments

  17. 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 over 1 year ago 5,796 reads 19 comments

  18. 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 over 1 year ago 4,883 reads 10 comments

  19. 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 over 1 year ago 11,777 reads 3 comments

  20. 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...

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  21. 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 ...

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  22. 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 over 1 year ago 7,059 reads 26 comments

  23. 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 over 1 year ago 2,935 reads 2 comments

  24. 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 over 1 year ago 2,542 reads 3 comments

  25. 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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