1. Road to the Final Four: Analyzing the East Bracket's First Round

    This is the second of four regions previewed. The Southern region has already been broken down. Dayton, Ohio (1) Pittsburgh vs...

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  2. Road to the Final Four: Analyzing the South Bracket's First Round

    Greensboro, North Carolina (1) North Carolina vs. (16) Radford Why the Tar Heels will win: While the Heels haven't lived up to their unanimous preseason pick as number one, they've still been very, very good...

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  3. Jonny Flynn and Eric Devendorf Take the Lead in New York

    NEW YORK -- Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim has had trouble putting into words his thoughts on the most outstanding parts of this year's Big East Tournament. He was at a loss on how to recount the 'Cuse's six overtime thriller against Connecticut...

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  4. Syracuse Orange Somehow Still Have Energy Left in the Tank

    NEW YORK—Some Syracuse basketball players have spent more time playing basketball than sleeping over the last day...

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  5. Louisville Will Win the Big East Championship with Defense

    NEW YORK: Marquette tried to stop Villanova's Scottie Reynolds with 10 seconds left in Thursday's Big East quarterfinal. But the Golden Eagles ended up allowing a game-winning layup at the buzzer...

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  6. Syracuse-UConn: Orange Win in a Game To End All Games

    NEW YORK—Syracuse and Connecticut had 70 minutes of game time and three hours and 46 minutes of real time to figure out how to describe Thursday night's six-overtime battle between the Huskies and the Orange...

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  7. Villanova's Mental Toughness and Experience Pays Off in New York

    NEW YORK—Last year's Villanova team—or even an earlier version of the 2009 Wildcats—may not have been able to get a wide open layup at the buzzer pictured above...

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  8. Louisville's Rick Pitino, Edgar Sosa Find Extra Meaning in Madison Square Garden

    NEW YORK—New York City is one big place. It's a place that breathes basketball and breeds point guards. It's a place that has a built a connection between two of Louisville Basketball's most recognizable faces...

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  9. Angering The Syracuse Orange Is a Bad Idea

    NEW YORK -- Seton Hall had Syracuse on the ropes in the second half of the final second round game in the Big East Tournament. The Orange built a sizable lead in the first half, but squandered it away to a pesky Pirates team...

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  10. Marquette is Ready to Beat Elite Teams Again for First Time Since Losing James

    NEW YORK-- Dominic James broke a bone in his foot against Connecticut in the fourth to last game of the regular season. Without the senior guard, Marquette finished the season playing like a completely different team...

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  11. Notre Dame and Providence Begin To Make Cases To Go Dancing

    NEW YORK — Big East bubble talk is in full swing with two of the conference's squads notching victories on the first two days of the Big East Championships...

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  12. St. John's and Georgetown Headed in Different Directions

    NEW YORK— The Big East Media Poll picked St. John's to finish 15th and Georgetown eighth. But after the Johnnies knocked off the Hoyas 64-59 in the first round of the Big East Championship, ...

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  13. The Magical Lore of the Big East Tournament Continues with DePaul

    NEW YORK—The debate over whether the Big East Championship should have been expanded to allow all 16 teams play ended after the very first game of the newly formatted tournament...

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  14. Mid-Major Stars Won't Be Going Dancing

    Stephen Curry has carried the Wildcats on his shoulders for an entire season. The only remaining chance his teammates will get to repay the favor will now be in the NIT after a disastrous performance ...

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  15. Big East Tournament: First Round Breakdown

    The best conference tournament in all of college basketball begins a five-day whirlwind on Tuesday in the world's most famous arena...

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  16. Breaking Down What the Bubble Teams Must Do To Go Dancing

    Usually on Fridays I publish a new Bracketology, but with 78 different brackets, there's enough brackets out there that this week I'm going to focus on what each and every bubble team needs to do to ensure a berth into the big dance...

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  17. College Basketball Weekend Top 25 Preview: The Regular Season Wraps Up

    No. 1 Connecticut at No. 4 Pittsburgh, Noon Saturday on CBS The beastly Big East provides tremendous matchups every single week. This one tops them all (even the first encounter between these two teams)...

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  18. The Curious Case of Baylor Basketball

    In the movie, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, the main character Benjamin Button is born an old man, but he biologically grows younger. Baylor Basketball has done the same...

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  19. Road to the Final Four Bracketology: Geography Taken into Consideration

    The top seed in each region still will be handed out to Connecticut, North Carolina, Pitt and Oklahoma in that order...

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  20. Manny Ramirez, Save My Sanity and Sign a Gosh Darn Contract

    Dear Manny Ramirez, Please sign a contract. You probably don't understand the consequences of you not signing a contract for the everyday Joe who tunes into ESPN, checks out SI.com or peruses Yahoo! Sports trying to get his sports fix...

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  21. Bleacher Report College Basketball Tournament Pick'em on Yahoo (UPDATE)

    March Madness is near, which means everybody will be filling out a bracket or two...or 30, if you feel it's necessary. Well, it's time to see who on Bleacher Report can put together the best bracket...

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  22. Bleacher Report College Basketball Tournament Pick'em on CBS

    March Madness is near, which means everybody will be filling out a bracket or two...or 30, if you feel it's necessary. Well, it's time to see who on Bleacher Report can put together the best bracket...

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  23. Road to The Final Four at Ford Field Bracketology: Bubble Teams Grab Big Wins

    The top four seeds are pretty safe despite all the losses during the past week. Those four teams needed to lose multiple games down the stretch in order for them to lose their top spots...

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  24. College Basketball Weekend Top 25 Preview: Sunday Games Dominate Action

    (10) Marquette at (6) Louisville, Noon Sunday on CBS One of the premier matchups of the week features two former Conference USA teams, but it lost a bit of its luster after Golden Eagle senior ...

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  25. Using the Memphis Tigers To Critique the Pomeroy Ratings

    I want to preface my article by stating what my intended goals are for this article. I am critiquing a statistical system that gauges the strength of college basketball teams using tempo free statistics...

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