1. Kentucky Basketball: Why Andrew Harrison Faces the Most Pressure of Any Wildcat

    Kentucky basketball faces ludicrously high expectations in 2013-14, and not just because the Wildcats are ranked No. 1 in both preseason polls...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 2,125 reads 0 comments

  2. Louisiana-Monroe vs. Kansas: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    The No. 5 Kansas Jayhawks got their 700th win all-time at Phog Allen Fieldhouse, beating the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks in Andrew Wiggins' college debut on Friday night...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 31,589 reads 51 comments

  3. ACC Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2013-14 Season

    ACC basketball takes its turn in the realignment blender in 2013-14, adding three of the best teams from the fissioning Big East...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 14,478 reads 33 comments

  4. Kentucky Basketball: Is This the Wildcats' Most Hyped Team Ever?

    For just the third time in its storied history, Kentucky basketball has landed the No. 1 ranking in the preseason AP poll...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 4,002 reads 14 comments

  5. Big Ten Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2013-14 Season

    Not many college conferences in any sport could lose two national Player of the Year finalists and still feature a host of championship contenders, but Big Ten basketball is doing just that...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 25,429 reads 105 comments

  6. Kentucky Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2013-14 Wildcats

    Ranked No. 1 in both preseason polls, Kentucky basketball is out to avenge last season’s debacle. And, for all the justified hype surrounding John Calipari ’s amazing ...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 7,474 reads 3 comments

  7. Big 12 Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2013-14 Season

    Although you wouldn't know it from the offseason buzz, there are actually more than two players in Big 12 basketball for 2013-14...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 9,361 reads 12 comments

  8. Kentucky Basketball: Will Perimeter Shooting Be Cats' Achilles' Heel in 2013-14?

    With two 6’6” ball-handlers in the starting backcourt and a 7’0” center who played wide receiver in high school, neither size nor speed is going to be a problem for Kentucky this season...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 6,639 reads 45 comments

  9. SEC Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2013-14 Season

    SEC basketball may not be able to equal the unstoppable juggernaut of the conference’s football side—after all, what can?—but the league is pretty impressive on the hardwood, too...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 18,558 reads 35 comments

  10. Kentucky Basketball: How Wildcats Can Stop Best Players They'll Face in 2013-14

    The top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats will get plenty of chances to prove they deserve their No. 1 spot as they battle through an imposing schedule...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 3,958 reads 3 comments

  11. Big East Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2013-14 Season

    Big East basketball may not be the 500-lb gorilla of the sport anymore, but the conference is still one to be reckoned within the college hoops landscape...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 8,142 reads 13 comments

  12. Kentucky Basketball: Should Alex Poythress Start in 2013-14 Season?

    Two years ago, Kentucky had two returning sophomore starters to add to a pool of ultratalented freshmen, and the result was a national championship...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 5,451 reads 10 comments

  13. Pac-12 Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2013-14 Season

    After getting snubbed at every turn in March's NCAA tournament, the Pac-12 has good reason to come into 2013-14 with a chip on its shoulder...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 11,125 reads 19 comments

  14. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Stock Watch for Top Uncommitted 2014 Players

    The high school hoops season hasn’t even tipped off yet, but NCAA basketball’s prize recruits are already jockeying for position...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 16,020 reads 10 comments

  15. The Biggest Developments in the 2013 College Basketball Offseason

    Just because college basketball doesn ’t have trades or free agency does not mean the offseason is even remotely quiet. Players and coaches still change addresses (or stay put) and eligibility concerns stir the pot even further...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 4,319 reads 3 comments

  16. Ranking the Most Unguardable Players in NCAA Basketball for 2013-14 Season

    There’s no more valuable weapon for an NCAA basketball offense than a player who can’t be stopped by a single defender...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 33,585 reads 24 comments

  17. The Most Well-Rounded Stars in College Basketball

    Like MacGyver with his Swiss army knife, a college basketball coach loves to be able to turn to one player to solve any problem...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 18,296 reads 12 comments

  18. Could Louisville Win the NCAA Championship Without Suspended Chane Behanan?

    The defending national champion Louisville Cardinals took a serious blow to their hopes of a repeat with Thursday’s announcement that Chane Behanan is suspended indefinitely, per ESPN...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 3,747 reads 19 comments

  19. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: 1 School Each Top Uncommitted Player Should Avoid

    Elite NCAA bsketball recruits can count on a supply of good teams to join, but not every program is a good fit for every player...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 33,240 reads 44 comments

  20. Takeaways from Start of Fall Practice for NCAA Basketball's Top Contenders

    Thanks to a new NCAA basketball rule, fall practice has opened earlier than ever, giving fans their first chance to see their new-look teams in action...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 12,370 reads 4 comments

  21. The Biggest Offseason Storylines for College Basketball's Top Contenders

    Even before the Louisville Cardinals finished cutting down the nets last March, college basketball’s best were gearing up to dethrone Rick Pitino ’s squad. For some, the offseason featured players coming (Michael Dixon Jr...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 9 months ago 16,288 reads 3 comments

  22. The Signature Move for College Basketball's Top Stars in 2013-14

    As valuable as it is for a college basketball player to cultivate a variety of moves, the best ones know that they need a go-to option they can count on in crunch time...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 10 months ago 11,859 reads 6 comments

  23. College Basketball Recruiting: Updates on Top Uncommitted Players in 2014 Class

    College basketball’s regular season is still a month away, but there are already victories to be scored on the recruiting trail...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 10 months ago 28,743 reads 49 comments

  24. The Toughest Nonconference Matchup for NCAA Basketball's Top 2013-14 Contenders

    An NCAA basketball team’s best chance to impress the selection committee is by playing and beating quality opponents outside of its own conference...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 10 months ago 4,626 reads 15 comments

  25. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: The 5 Best Players at Every Position in 2014 Class

    The recruiting dominoes are starting to fall in NCAA basketball’s class of 2014, but most of the top talents are still uncommitted...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 10 months ago 7,517 reads 3 comments