1. The New Age of Streaming Sports Online

    The broadcast networks weren’t the first to arrive at the streaming video party. In fact, while some networks are quickly embracing some portions of streaming their content online, ...

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  2. North Carolina Basketball: Two Top Recruits May Not Play at UNC

    It’s no secret that the North Carolina Tar Heels need post players. Given the scramble for remaining 2010 post players that has erupted over the past few weeks, any option of a viable big man will be something the UNC staff will consider...

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  3. The Big Man Scramble: College Teams Battle for Few Recruits

    No other collegiate sport has changed as drastically in the past 20 years as Division I college basketball...

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  4. Maryland Basketball: Terrapins Signs JUCO Big Man

    Maryland is working hard to bring in a recruiting class that will help them continue to compete. Yesterday, news broke that they have added another big man to their roster for next ...

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  5. The King Is Dead? LeBron Surrenders His Crown

    Several years ago, I was met with vocal opposition as I railed against the NBA’s sudden explosion of drafting high school kids...

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  6. Austin Rivers Loves Duke, But…

    So Austin Rivers (PG, 6’4″, 2011), who has officially opened his recruitment back up and immediately mentioned Duke as a possible destination, has now visited Duke...

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  7. For New Jersey Nets, It's All about Forgetting This Year

    The 2009-2010 season for the New Jersey Nets can be described as an unmitigated disaster. The Nets spent the vast majority of the very long NBA season fretting that they would win ...

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  8. C.J. Leslie Commits to the North Carolina State Wolfpack

    C.J. Leslie (PF, 6’9″, 2010), originally committed to coach Sidney Lowe and the Wolfpack in 2007...

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  9. Opposing Forces: The NBA and NCAA Basketball

    Last week, as superstar high school basketball guard Marquis Teague was about to make his college decision, rumors exploded across the web, fueled by the Twitterati, that Lebron James had called Teague to seal the deal for Coach Calipari...

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  10. Calipari Hammers Pitino with Major Recruiting Blow

    Marquis Teague almost committed to Rick Pitino and the Louisville Cardinals last year. Twice. At one point, Teague had made up his mind and was going to play for Pitino, giving the ...

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  11. NCAA To Expand to 68 Teams, Fans Breathe Sigh of Relief

    They talked about some lofty numbers, but when it came time for the NCAA's Division I Basketball Committee to actually expand the men's basketball tournament, they settled on a much more realistic number: 68...

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  12. Coach Jeff Bzdelik Keeps Wake Forest Recruiting Class Intact

    The first job of most new head coaches is to assess the current roster and immediately attempt to keep any committed recruits from jumping ship...

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  13. Big Man Zach Peters Going To Kansas in 2012

    Bill Self and the Kansas Jayhawks have secured their first commitment for the 2012 class with Zach Peters (PF, 6′9″, 2012), a physical player who mixes it up in the paint and will bring solid rebounding to KU...

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  14. Appalachian State Hires Former Tar Heel Jason Capel As New Head Coach

    Just a few days after Buzz Peterson bolted from Appalachian State and headed to greener financial pastures at UNC Wilmington, the Mountaineers found their new head coach in former UNC forward Jason Capel...

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  15. Portsmouth Invitational: Day One Recap

    The following article is provided by Carl Berman of NetScouts Basketball and appears here with permission. Here's a rundown from NetScouts at the Portsmouth Invitational 2010, Day ...

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  16. Ranking The Point Guards of 2010

    It’s not the practice of ACCBasketballRecruiting.com to "rank" players, because we try to evaluate players based on long term prospects and not so much on their rank within their graduating high school class...

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  17. UNCW Hires Buzz Peterson Away from App State

    Buzz Peterson, the former head coach of Tennessee and Tulsa and former Director of Player Personnel for the Charlotte Bobcats, returned to Appalachian State last year after the school concluded an extensive hiring process...

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  18. The NCAA Tournament Money Tree

    As a basketball fan, have you ever wondered why ESPN, Fox Sports, and other media outlets repeatedly talk, during the college basketball season, about how many teams a particular ...

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  19. Dino Gaudio Fired at Wake Forest: Will School's Impatience Backfire?

    Three coaches have already exited the ACC following the NCAA season, the latest of which came when Wake Forest parted ways with Dino Gaudio...

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  20. Basketball Players and the Lies People Tell Them

    I have to say that this article , published on HoopsWorld.com , and written by Steve Kyler, really hit home with me...

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  21. The Time Is Now: Sports Fans Should Unionize

    For decades, the major sports leagues, including the NCAA, have answered to the marching orders of their stakeholders...

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  22. The NBA Pre-Draft Training Business

    The following excerpt is republished with permission from TheRookieWall.com , and it gives excellent insight into the “business” of the NBA draft and the people surrounding players who want to cash a big NBA paycheck...

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  23. 2010 NCAA Championship: Worst Ever or just Bad for College Basketball?

    I'm not sure what I was watching on the court in Monday night's NCAA Championship game. I thought I'd tuned in to watch a No. 1 seed take on No...

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  24. Marquis Rankin Will Head to Virginia Tech

    Although a few days ago we posted about high school basketball star Marquis Rankin (PG, 2011) and his college suitors, we did not list Virginia Tech as an option for the talented point guard...

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  25. Virginia Basketball Recruiting: James Johnson

    Virginia added some interior size when they landed James Johnson (C, 6′8″, 2010) a mobile post player with shooting range...

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