Baylor’s Rico Gathers is the Beast of the Big 12 Conference

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Kenny Chery was able to hit the game winning three-pointer for the Baylor Bears Tuesday night, but time expired before Chery could release the basketball. With the 66-64 loss to the West Virginia Mountaineers, the Bears have now lost six of their last seven games. […]

Kansas Jayhawks Mid-Season Review

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The Kansas Jayhawks are on a quest for an unheralded 10th straight Big 12 Conference championship. It appeared that the Jayhawks were in trouble after sustaining three losses away from the friendly confines of Allen Fieldhouse early in conference play. The three losses […]

Baylor Bears: Isaiah Austin Expands Range Against Kansas

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The Baylor Bears have had a rough go of it in Big 12 Conference play. They find themselves in a 1-4 hole after losing on the road to Kansas 78-68. Unlike the previous conference road games, Baylor came to play for 40 minutes. The Bears […]

Oregon Ducks Eyeballing 1-7 Conference Start

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The Oregon Ducks started the 2013-14 season with such promise. Their 13-0 start was accomplished with Bob Cousy Watch-list member Dominic Artis suspended for most of the streak. After a week to recover from a their third consecutive loss, the Ducks would lose a […]

Iowa State is in Meltdown Mode

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The Iowa State Cyclones dropped their third-consecutive game Saturday afternoon to the Texas Longhorns 86-76. After starting the season 14-0, the Cyclones have struggled as of late. To scale the last week for the Cyclones, their play ranks closely to the Chernobyl disaster. Iowa State […]

Baylor Bears Face Tough Road In Big 12

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The biggest question mark for the Baylor Bears entering the 2013-14 season was who would replace the explosive Pierre Jackson at the point guard position. Kenny Chery has proven to be a worthy successor to Jackson in his first season for the Bears. The transfer from State […]

Arizona State’s Jahii Carson Needs A Better Supporting Cast

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Jahii Carson is the prime reason the Arizona State Sun Devils have gotten off to a 13-5 start this season. Carson leads the Sun Devils in points and assists. His stellar play gave the Sun Devils a chance against the Arizona Wildcats. The Sun Devils […]

Louisville Cardinals Are On Fire

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The Louisville Cardinals lit up the Houston Cougars 91-52 on Thursday evening. The Cougars never stood a chance against the reigning National Champions. Senior Luke Hancock was able to extend his double-digit scoring streak to five games. Hancock has had the hot hand for the Cardinals […]

Baylor Bears Wrecked On The Road Again

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The Baylor Bears have had a steady stream of success against the Texas Tech Red Raiders. In their three previous matchups, the Bears have held the Red Raiders under 48 points. Texas Tech entered Wednesday night’s matchup with a 34-game losing streak against top-25 […]

Oklahoma State: Marcus Smart Is Becoming A Complete Player

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The reigning Big 12 Player of the Week, Marcus Smart, has been a man on a mission in the first two weeks of conference play. The Oklahoma State Cowboys throttled the Texas Christian Horned Frogs 82-50 Wednesday night to improve to 3-1 in conference play. Smart has not […]

Kansas State: Oklahoma Falls in The Octagon of Doom

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The Big 12 Conference leads the NCAA in conference RPI thanks to a tough non-conference schedule and a murderer’s row conference schedule. Unlike other conferences, the Big 12 plays each opponent twice in a season. With seven-to-eight teams within the conference vying for a […]

Northwestern Makes More Than A Fashion Statement Against Illinois

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The Northwestern Wildcats have been drubbed in every Big 10 Conference matchup they’ve had this season. Their last victory was on December 22, and the Wildcats rank 320th in the nation in scoring. All signs pointed to a fifth consecutive loss for Northwestern. Nobody […]