1. Butler to the Atlantic-10: What It Means for Bulldogs and New Conference

    Butler's move to the Atlantic-10 became official this afternoon, and despite the trepidation of some, the Bulldogs basketball program should be just fine when it joins the higher-level conference in all sports in 2013...

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  2. NCAA Bracket 2012: Today's Top Studs in Big Games We Can't Wait to Watch

    The NCAA tournament's Round of 64 is just hours away, and every game offers a load of talent. There are few duos in college basketball with as much firepower as Jae Crowder and Darius Johnson-Odom of Marquette...

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  3. Casper Ware: Fascinating Facts About Long Beach State Star

    Long Beach State is a trendy upset pick in the 2012 NCAA tournament, but the 49ers wouldn't even be dancing without their point guard, Casper Ware. Ware, a senior, has had an illustrious career at Long Beach State...

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  4. NCAA Tournament 2012: Iona Gaels Lose to BYU Cougars in Classic Fashion

    Anyone who followed Iona in the 2011-12 season knows that no Gaels' lead is a safe lead. No matter how much time remains on the clock...

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  5. Syracuse's Fab Melo Out of NCAA Tournament: Why Orange Have No Shot at Title

    Syracuse University announced Tuesday afternoon that starting center Fab Melo is ineligible and will miss the 2012 NCAA Tournament...

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  6. NCAA Bracket 2012: 10 Teams Most Likely to Be Upset

    Though favorites are expected to win, the NCAA tournament always features a few first-round matchups that could go either way. This year is no different...

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  7. NCAA Bracket 2012: Power Ranking the 15 Best Players in the East Region

    With the 2012 NCAA tournament field set, it's time to examine some of the regions and their players more closely...

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  8. College Basketball Top 25: Kentucky, Syracuse Lead B/R Writers Rankings

    Though both suffered conference tournament defeats, Kentucky and Syracuse held on to the top two spots in the B/R Writers Rankings...

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  9. NCAA Bracket 2012: 10 Biggest Winners & Losers of Selection Sunday

    Selection Sunday always leaves some teams ecstatic and others thoroughly disappointed as the NCAA tournament approaches. This year was no exception...

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  10. Mississippi State Basketball: Bulldogs Lose, Tourney Bubble Close to Bursting

    Mississippi State fell to Georiga in the first round of the SEC tournament, and with the loss, the Bulldogs—of MSU —are on the edge of the bubble...

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  11. March Madness: Power Ranking Creighton, Murray State and the Automatic Bids

    The 2012 NCAA Tournament field accepted eight teams over the past few days. Murray State, Creighton, VCU and Saint Mary's all won their respective conference tournaments, earning their league's automatic bids...

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  12. College Basketball Top 25: Kentucky, Syracuse Top B/R Writers Rankings

    Kentucky, Syracuse and Kansas remained as the Top 3, but a few Top 10 upsets led to another shakeup in the B/R Writers rankings. How did Duke's and Michigan State's losses affect the poll? Read on to find out...

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  13. NCAA Tournament 2012: Bubble Update After Tuesday Night's Games

    UConn and Xavier have fallen tremendously—both ranked in the Top 10 early in the season. With the regular season winding down, both the Huskies and the Musketeers find themselves on the 2012 NCAA tournament's bubble...

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  14. NCAA Tournament 2012: Evaluating the Missouri Tigers as Title Contenders

    With the 2012 NCAA tournament right around the corner, it's time to start evaluating title contenders, and Missouri is first on slate. The Tigers—in Frank Haith's first year at the helm—vastly exceeded early expectations...

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  15. College Basketball Top 25: Kansas, Michigan State Top 5 in B/R Writers Rankings

    Kansas edged Missouri over the weekend, so the Jayhawks ascended to No. 3 while the Tigers dropped out of the Top 5. Ohio State was the only other Top 10 squad to be upset last week...

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  16. College Basketball Top 25: Kentucky, Syracuse Lead B/R Writers Rankings

    Kentucky topped the B/R Writers Rankings once again, after all but two voters tabbed the Wildcats at No. 1. For the second straight week, Syracuse, Missouri, Duke and Kansas round out the Top 5...

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  17. Baylor, Florida and the Weekend's Biggest Losers

    Baylor lost a lot more than a game on Saturday. The Bears needed to beat Missouri to remain in the hunt for the Big 12 regular season title and a top NCAA tournament seed, but they couldn't emerge victorious...

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  18. College Basketball Top 25: Kentucky, Syracuse Top B/R Writers Rankings

    Kentucky thrived in its most challenging stretch of SEC play to date, beating Florida and Vanderbilt to maintain the No. 1 spot in the B/R Writers Rankings. While the Wildcats found success last week, other Top 25 teams didn't fare as well...

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  19. College Basketball Top 25: Kentucky No. 1 in B/R Writers Rankings

    Kentucky is still No. 1, but more upsets led to yet another shakeup in the B/R Writers Rankings. Duke, Michigan State, UNLV, Marquette and Creighton all fell to unranked foes last week...

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  20. UConn, Indiana and Teams with Upcoming Must-Win Games

    At this point of the season, slumping teams need to turn things around, bubble teams need any win they can snatch and teams with something to prove strive for noteworthy wins. UConn and Indiana would fall into the "slumping team" category...

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  21. College Basketball Top 25: Kentucky No. 1, UConn out in B/R Writers Rankings

    Kentucky tops the college basketball B/R Writers Rankings again, but several Top 25 upsets led to yet another shakeup in the poll. The Big 12 might have suffered the biggest hit, as Missouri, Kansas and Kansas State all lost...

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  22. Syracuse Orange Need Fab Melo and 10 Things We Learned This Weekend

    Syracuse lost for the first time, but Fab Melo was suspended. Without their shot-blocking center, the Orange weren't the same, allowing penetration of the lane and losing the rebounding battle by double-digits...

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  23. College Basketball Top 25: Kentucky Supplants Syracuse Atop B/R Writers Rankings

    Without Fab Melo, Syracuse lost its perfect record, leaving Murray State as the nation's only remaining undefeated team. The Orange still received two first-place votes, but Kentucky returned to No...

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  24. Midseason Wooden List: Kenny Boynton and 5 Snubs

    The John R. Wooden Midseason List was announced recently and—as with every list of its type—some noteworthy players were not included. Florida's Kenny Boynton is one such player...

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  25. Murray State Basketball: How Do These Racers Compare to Team That Beat Vandy?

    Murray State upset Vanderbilt on Danero Thomas' buzzer-beating jumper two NCAA tournaments ago, and the Racers—barring an unforeseen collapse—are well on their way to another tournament appearance...

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