1. National Signing Day 2012: 7 Schools That Didn't Do Enough

    National signing day has arrived. Every team is looking to bolster its roster through the best high school athletes in the nation...

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  2. SEC Basketball: 5 Dark Horse Teams That Could Win SEC Tournament

    Halfway through conference play, the SEC is still as mixed as it was to begin. The SEC has two teams leading the pack (Kentucky and Florida), with Vanderbilt and Mississippi State right behind...

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  3. Super Bowl XLVI Preview: Comparing Patriots, Giants at Key Positions

    Comparing Super Bowl XLII to Super Bowl XLVI is like comparing your teenage years to adulthood. Some similarities remain, but there are differences in maturity and abilities. The same goes for the New England Patriots and the New York Giants ...

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  4. MLB: Prince Fielder, Miguel Cabrera and the Best Hitting Duos in the AL

    With the recent signing of Prince Fielder, the Detroit Tigers now boast one of the best hitting tandems in the league. It will be interesting to see how he plays alongside Miguel Cabrera—one of the best all-around hitters in the game today...

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  5. Kentucky Basketball: 5 Wildcats Who Need to Step Up

    For the No. 1 team in the nation, the Kentucky Wildcats have plenty of questions to answer. Most revolve around the consistency of the team...

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  6. Kentucky Basketball: Marquis Teague Is Key to an NCAA Tournament Run

    Marquis Teague has been the subject of almost all Big Blue Nation criticism this year. This is in large part because of the tradition of excellence Kentucky has set forth in the three years John Calipari has been coach in Lexington...

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  7. Kentucky Basketball: 5 Lessons Learned from Win over Alabama

    In a crazy day of college basketball, the Kentucky Wildcats survived a close game at home against the Alabama Crimson Tide. Kentucky beat Alabama by a score of 77-71, a game where they came in 10 point favorites at home...

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  8. 15 College Basketball Teams Already on the NCAA Tournament Bubble

    Non-conference play is an essential part of a college basketball season. Teams that have weak schedules early in the year are typically met with a rude awakening come NCAA tournament time...

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  9. 10 Best Point Guards in College Basketball

    The point guard is the most specialized position in basketball. Point guards must involve their teammates, handle the ball successfully and keep the offense in rhythm...

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  10. Kentucky Basketball: Rapid Reaction to 65-62 Win over Tennessee

    Kentucky survived their second road test of the week, beating Tennessee 65-62 in a brutal game. Anthony Davis scored 18 points to go along with eight rebounds and four blocks, and ...

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  11. Duke Basketball: Rapid Reaction to Win over Virginia

    Four Duke Blue Devils scored over 10 points in a 61-58 win against a very solid Virginia Cavaliers team. It was a tale of two halves for Mike Krzyzewski 's squad...

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  12. 50 Best College Basketball Players of the 2000s

    The debate could be endless. There are so many worthy candidates to be on this list, players that have posted great statistical years or players that have had great success in the NCAA Tournament...

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  13. Kentucky Wildcats Basketball: 5 Lessons We Can Learn from Game at Auburn

    In their second SEC game of the season, the Kentucky Wildcats will go on the road to face the Auburn Tigers. This game should be an easy win for the Wildcats, but John Calipari will want to see his team perform well in a true road test...

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  14. Indiana Hoosiers Basketball: What Makes the Hoosiers so Formidable?

    Tom Crean and his Indiana Hoosiers are 14-1. They are easily the surprise team of this college basketball season, with wins over powerhouse schools Kentucky and Ohio State. But the Hoosiers aren't just lucky...

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  15. Kentucky Basketball: Previewing Every SEC Game for the Wildcats

    The Kentucky Wildcats entered conference play with a stout 14-1 record, with one hiccup on the road against Indiana. They currently sit at 17-1, 3-0 in conference play...

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  16. New York Knicks Basketball: What Does Josh Harrellson Bring to the Table?

    When Josh Harrellson transferred to the University of Kentucky, he was hoping to get more exposure and hopefully play in the NBA . After his first year under Billy Gillispie, that dream couldn't have been further from reality...

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  17. SEC Basketball: Most Important Players in the Conference

    With conference play just around the corner, the Southeastern Conference is poised to have a great year. Four teams from the SEC started the season in the top 25; currently there are ...

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  18. Russell Westbrook to the Boston Celtics for Rajon Rondo Needs To Happen

    The Russell Westbrook/Kevin Durant feud on December 28 has been well documented . Westbrook has been under scrutiny ever since the NBA Playoffs last year, shooting when he should be passing to the best scorer in the NBA...

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  19. Kentucky Wildcats vs Louisville Cardinals: 5 Keys to Victory for the Wildcats

    One of the greatest rivalries in all of college basketball will go down this weekend. This Saturday, the third-ranked Louisville Cardinals will travel to Rupp Arena to face the fourth-ranked Kentucky Wildcats (rankings are from B/R's Writer Ranks )...

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  20. Kentucky Wildcats Basketball: John Calipari's 5 New Year's Resolutions

    What are your New Year's resolutions? Personally, I'd like to hit the gym a bit more in 2012 than I did in 2011. I would also like to be a bit more outgoing. But that is neither here nor there...

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  21. College Basketball: 25 Biggest Upsets to Come Before March Madness

    No team has made it through the college basketball season undefeated since St. Joseph's did it in the 2003-2004 season. Before that, it was UNLV in the 1990-1991 season. What does that mean? Upsets are bound to happen...

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  22. College Basketball: Indiana, Michigan State and the 7 Most Underrated Teams

    Each year, we see teams get thrown under the rug because they lack the pizzazz of some teams or they are overshadowed by their counterparts. This year is no different...

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  23. 5 Lessons Learned from Kentucky vs. Indiana

    It was a perfect storm. For Indiana to win against top ranked Kentucky on Saturday night, there were a considerable amount of things that would have to go their way. They would have to spread the floor with their three point shooting...

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  24. Kentucky Basketball: The Key Weakness for Each Player on John Calipari's Team

    Kentucky has had a perfect start to the season. The Wildcats now sit atop the Associated Press poll for the second straight week with an 8-0 record. It has been far from easy, however...

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  25. Kentucky Basketball: Young Cats Still Have More to Prove

    Kentucky just beat North Carolina in the most exciting 40 minutes of basketball this season. Anthony Davis sealed the deal with a block on 6'11'' John Henson in the final seconds of the game...

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