Should FGCU Break the Bank for Andy Enfield?

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The Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles are the talk of the college basketball world after their unlikely NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Sweet 16 run. The Eagles’ leader, head coach Andy Enfield has been the subject of plenty of discussion — […]

Mid-Majors Slowly Tipping the Balance of March Madness

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Florida Gulf Coast. Creighton. LaSalle. Wichita State. Harvard. Not exactly the names that flow off the tip of your tongue when asked to name the powers in the world of college basketball. They are, however, prime examples of mid-major programs […]

Harvard’s Win Over New Mexico Shows Why Intangibles Matter

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On paper, the Harvard Crimson didn’t belong in the same gym as the New Mexico Lobos last evening in Salt Lake City. With one of the top RPI ratings in the country and having spent all season in the country’s […]

5 Reasons Why New Mexico Will Win the West Region

Not First Time - Ron Chenoy

Five Reasons Why the Oklahoma State Cowboys Will Win the Midwest Region

Marcus Smart with Cowboys coach Travis Ford

Five Reasons Why the Oklahoma Sooners Can Make a Run to the Sweet 16

Chip on the Shoulder - Peter G. Aiken

Five Reasons Gonzaga’s Kelly Olynyk Will Be An NBA Draft Lottery Selection

Kelly Olynyk

Texas Longhorns Should Refuse Post-Season Tournament Bids

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The Texas Longhorns basketball season ended this evening as it began: with a pathetic wimper. Rick Barnes’ squad was thoroughly whipped by the No. 11 Kansas State Wildcats 66-49. Given this, Texas finishes the regular season — combined with Big 12 […]

Could the Gonzaga Bulldogs Be Lured Away by the Big East?

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By no fault of their own, the Gonzaga Bulldogs — in spite of their national No. 1 ranking — are a member of a relatively weak conference when you consider the Ratings Power Index and overall strength of schedule, the […]

New Mexico Lobos Need Consistent Production From Alex Kirk

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There are plenty of solid guards across college basketball — each team has a point guard and perhaps a shooting guard that is essential to their ball control and offensive movement, but also to on-ball and positional defense. Fewer teams, […]

Business-Like Attitude Extends Off the Court for Gonzaga Bulldogs

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When you watch the Gonzaga Bulldogs, the first word that comes to mind in describing their play is workmanlike — perhaps even businesslike. There’s little flash — not to say it is totally missing, however — but all of the […]

Australian Pipeline Feeds New Mexico Lobos Basketball Success

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Some of you may remember Luc Longley. Some of you may not. The 7’2″, 265 pound center dominated the paint at the Pit for the New Mexico Lobos from 1987-1991, averaging 19.1 points, 9.2 rebounds and 3.6 assists in his […]