Jack Cooley Stepping into Leadership Role for Notre Dame

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Senior Jack Cooley, a normally soft-spoken player, is stepping up for Notre Dame. Last season, when it seemed the Irish were sitting in mediocrity, Cooley stepped up and made his voice heard. Now he is a senior who holds everyone […]

Seton Hall Pirates: Team Preview

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The Seton Hall Pirates are an enigma entering the NCAA basketball season. After losing crucial seniors Jordan Theodore and Herb Pope, not much is expected out of them. However, a plethora of transfers may help the team turn a few heads. I […]

Jabari Parker Not Interested in Big East Schools Georgetown and DePaul

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Jabari Parker, the #1 recruit for ESPNU‘s class of 2013, has cut his list of potential schools from 10 to five. Parker is still considering BYU, Duke, Florida, Michigan St., and Stanford. He has eliminated national power houses Kansas, Kentucky, […]

Rant Sports NCAAB Season Preview: Global Sports Classic

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Early season tournaments continue to emerge and increase from a competition standpoint. Non-conference schedules have gotten tougher and college basketball fans prepare for premier match-ups and upsets even in November. Let’s take a look at the Global Sports Classic.   […]

Glen Miller Promoted to New Associate Head Coach of Connecticut

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Glen Miller, an assistant coach on last year’s Connecticut coaching staff, has been promoted to associate head coach as the Husky shakeup continues. Karl Hobbs, director of basketball administration, is filling Miller’s assistant coach position. After former head coach Jim […]

Rant Sports NCAAB Season Preview: South Padre Invitational

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Early season tournaments continue to emerge and increase from a competition standpoint. Non-conference schedules have gotten tougher and college basketball fans prepare for premier match-ups and upsets even in November. Let’s take a look at the South Padre Invitational.   […]

Chicago Mayor Wants DePaul to Return

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Rahm Emanuel, the mayor of Chicago, has expressed interest in having DePaul return to the Windy City to play their home games. The Blue Demons have played at the Allstate Arena since 1980, about 15 miles away from DePaul’s Lincoln […]

Rant Sports NCAAB Season Preview: Cancun Challenge

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Early season tournaments continue to emerge and increase from a competition standpoint. Non-conference schedules have gotten tougher and college basketball fans prepare for premier match-ups and upsets even in November. Let’s take a look at the Cancun Challenge.   Tournament Date(s): November […]

Rant Sports NCAAB Season Preview: CBE Hall of Fame Classic

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Early season tournaments continue to emerge and increase from a competition standpoint. Non-conference schedules have gotten tougher and college basketball fans prepare for premier match-ups and upsets even in November. Let’s take a look at the CBE Hall of Fame […]

Rant Sports NCAAB Season Preview: Coaches vs. Cancer Classic

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Early season tournaments continue to emerge and increase from a competition standpoint. Non-conference schedules have gotten tougher and college basketball fans prepare for premier match-ups and upsets even in November. Let’s take a look at the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. […]

Providence Friars Season Preview: Sink or Swim?

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This was supposed to be the start of something new. A new era in Providence basketball. A top-notch recruiting class that included Ricky Ledo and Kris Dunn was supposed to combine with Vincent Council, Bryce Cotton, and LaDontae Henton to […]

Rant Sports NCAAB Season Preview: Paradise Jam

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Early season tournaments continue to emerge and increase from a competition standpoint. Non-conference schedules have gotten tougher and college basketball fans prepare for premier match-ups and upsets even in November. Let’s take a look at the Paradise Jam.   Tournament […]