1. NCAA Tournament 2010: 10 Teams Syracuse Does/Does Not Want to Face

    Entering the Big East Tournament, Syracuse has shown the ability to beat nearly any kind of team (except teams dressed in red with Rick Pitino at the helm)...

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  2. March Madness: Sorting Out the Bubble and the Top Leads Weekend Rewind

    Does Anybody Want that Final No. 1 Seed? The "power six" conference tournaments won't decide just the fate of many bubble teams, but also the final No. 1 seed to be doled out by the selection committee...

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  3. March Madness: Bubble Games of Utmost Importance Lead Weekend Preview

    Big East Bubble Matchups   (1) Syracuse at Louisville, 2PM Saturday on ESPN The storylines for this bubble game are endless...

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  4. Andy Rautins, Arinze Onuaku Illustrate What College Basketball Should Be

    SYRACUSE, NY—Before the start of Andy Rautins and Arinze Onuaku's senior day, Onuaku said the two of them shared a moment. It was a moment 123 wins, one Big East Championship, two NCAA Tournament appearances, and a No...

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  5. Syracuse Orange Claim Top Spot in the Bleacher Report Top 25

    This week featured an upheaval at the top of the rankings which included Kansas and Kentucky both losing on the road, Purdue losing its star, then losing a game, and Syracuse trashing a top 10 opponent...

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  6. March Madness Starts Early: Chaos Among the Elite Tops Weekend Rewind

    Top Five Chaos Leads to Unnecessary Debate Over Who is No. 1 Kansas losing at Oklahoma State and Syracuse romping against Villanova has created quite the stir among college basketball pundits over who should be one and who should be two...

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  7. Syracuse Will Enter Big East Tourney As Top Dogs, but Couldn't Care Less

    SYRACUSE, N.Y.—Three teams in orange combined to create a perfect storm that will give Syracuse a legitimate shot to ascend to the top spot in the national rankings...

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  8. Syracuse, Villanova Battling for Big East Supremacy Tops Weekend Preview

    Games You Need to See (8) Villanova at (4) Syracuse, 9:00PM Saturday on ESPN It's only fitting that the biggest snowstorm (and really only snowstorm for that matter) to hit Syracuse this winter ...

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  9. College Basketball: NCAA Tournament's Safe House, Doghouse, and Outhouse

    Instead of publishing a new bracket each week, I'll be breaking down the potential NCAA tournament field by placing contenders into three different categories: the Safe House, the Doghouse, and the Outhouse...

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  10. Herb Magee: It Takes a Greater Man Than a Coach To Win 902 Games

    Most coaches will ultimately be judged on the amount of wins and losses they procure during a lifetime of hardship and jubilation...

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  11. Villanova Wildcats Fall, Pittsburgh Panthers Rise in B/R Top 25

    It's fitting the two teams that faced the most dramatic changes during the past week in terms of the Bleacher Report Top 25 came about those changes after fighting it out on the hardwood in Pittsburgh over the weekend...

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  12. BracketBusters Bursting NCAA Tournament Bubbles Tops Weekend Rewind

    BracketBusters Do More Harm Than Good for Mid-Majors ESPN's creation of the BracketBuster weekend originally carried the idea that this two day event would give the little guys of college basketball ...

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  13. Villanova Wildcats' Defensive Struggles Not Yet Behind Them

    Teams that play defense like Villanova don't make the Final Four. That statement is based on recent history, but history can be rewritten...

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  14. Kansas Jayhawks, Kentucky Wildcats Separate Themselves in BR Top 25

    Kansas and Kentucky have finally earned their spots as the top two teams in the nation. Not because those two squads are the only teams with one loss, but because the Jayhawks and the Wildcats look to be the two teams with the fewest weaknesses...

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  15. Big East Hiccups, Crazy Finishes, and Ivy Showdown Top Weekend Rewind

    Big East Meltdowns Entering the weekend, the Big East conference looked poise to end the weekend with four teams fighting for the top six or seven spots in the conference...

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  16. Wes Johnson Must Be a Superstar for Syracuse To Reach Indianapolis

    SYRACUSE, N.Y.—It took Rick Pitino two sentences in his post-game news conference to pinpoint the top reason that could keep Syracuse out of the Final Four...

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  17. Backyard Basketbrawl; Kentucky-Tennessee SEC Showdown Tops Weekend Slate

    Games You Need To See (4) West Virginia at (23) Pittsburgh, 9:00PM Friday on ESPN The first edition of the Backyard Basketbrawl featured the culmination of the West Virginia student section's hard work...

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  18. Texas, Villanova's Deep Rotations Show the Good and Bad of Depth

    The man in the photo to the right is Texas freshman Jordan Hamilton. To those familiar with Longhorns basketball, he's known as a gunner who can occasionally spark his team if he gets hot but ...

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  19. Mountain West Out Ranks SEC, ACC, & Pac-10 in Bleacher Report Top 25

    This could be the year of the mid-major, as the Mountain West Conference and the Atlantic-10 could put as many as 10 teams between them in the NCAA Tournament...

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  20. Villanova, Siena Look To Stay Undefeated in League Play This Weekend

    Games You Need To See (2) Villanova vs. (8) Georgetown, Noon Saturday on ESPN Eventually someone is going to exploit Villanova's inability to play defense. In Big East play, the Wildcats allow 1...

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  21. Syracuse Pounds Providence 85-68: Video Smorgasbord

    SYRACUSE, NY—A second half explosion pushed Syracuse past Providence and with the win, the Orange is off to its best start in school history with a 22-1 record. After the game the players were once again in a jovial mood...

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  22. ESPN's Doug Gottlieb: Like It or Not, He's Brutally Honest

    It's taken seven years, but Doug Gottlieb thinks coaches and fans are finally beginning to understand him. Gottlieb says of himself: "I'm incredibly honest with the people I care about. My friends have come to become friends because they've accepted that

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  23. Kansas, Syracuse, Villanova, Kentucky Sort Through Chaos in B/R Top 25

    Four teams. Four resumes. Four teams vying for the spot only one team can have. Kansas, Syracuse, Villanova, and Kentucky all sit near the top of the polls with just one loss. Each can make a claim at that top position in the polls...

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  24. Cornell's Thumping of Harvard Likely Makes Ivy a One-Bid League

    ITHACA, NY -- When you walk through the front doors of tiny Newman Arena, it's hard to imagine that the basketball game that's about to ensue will be a key determinant to whether the Ivy League receives two bids to the NCAA Tournament...

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  25. Kansas, Cornell's Paths Cross Again in Weekend Rewind After Impact Wins

    You'll Remember These Outcomes in March Kansas 81, Kansas State 79 and Cornell 86, Harvard 50 About three weeks ago, Cornell picked up arguably its best win of the season...by losing to the then top ranked Kansas Jayhawks...

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