John Wooden Award List Narrowed to 25, Missing a Big Piece

Denny Medley-USATODAY Sports

On Thursday morning, the top college basketball players were narrowed down to 25 for the midseason cut for the John Wooden Award, an award that is given to the best college basketball player every season. Earlier in the year when […]

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Gary Harris is Carrying Michigan State Through Injuries

Mike Carter-USATODAY Sports

Michigan State was the preseason No. 1 team in the country, and they continue to play like one of the best teams in college basketball despite being without Adreian Payne for a fourth-straight game. The Spartans defeated the Indiana Hoosiers […]

John Calipari Has Built an NBA Player Factory at Kentucky

Mark Zerof-USATODAY Sports

The Kentucky Wildcats once again have one of the best recruiting classes in the nation, but John Calipari and the Wildcats are looking to add to an already talented haul of incoming freshmen. Calipari already has three five-star recruits signed […]

Alabama Crimson Tide Looking to Wreck NCAA Tournament Resumes

Kevin Jairaj-USATODAY Sports

Alabama is and will always be a football school, but with a few more years Anthony Grant will have the Crimson Tide playing good enough basketball that fans in Tuscaloosa will start to pay the basketball program a little attention. […]

Tennessee Volunteers’ NCAA Tournament Resume is Incomplete

Randy Sartin-USATODAY Sports

If we were to grade the 2014 NCAA Tournament resume of the Tennessee Volunteers they would not receive a passing grade. To date the Vols are 11-6 and have two top-50 RPI wins, but they also have two losses to […]

Which Wins Out When Kentucky’s Talented Youth Meets Tennessee’s Size and Experience?

Randy Sartin-USATODAY Sports

The last time that Tennessee and Kentucky squared off the Volunteers embarrassed the Wildcats, and those aren’t my words; those are the words of Kentucky sophomore forward Alex Poythress. In an interview Friday, Poythress said “they came and embarrassed us” […]

Memphis Tigers Still Adjusting to Jump From C-USA to AAC

Nelson Chenault-USATODAY Sports

The Memphis Tigers have been one of the 20 best programs in college basketball over the past decade. They were in the NCAA Tournament nearly every season, and even made a Championship game and two Elite Eight appearances. Making the […]

Missouri Tigers Cannot Falter on the Road

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USATODAY Sports

The Missouri Tigers have only played two true road games this entire season. I have no idea how it is possible to make it to Jan. 16 and only have two road games, but they have done it. Playing a […]

Top 5 SEC Player Of The Year Candidates

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Top 5 AAC Player Of The Year Candidates

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NBA Draft Stock On the Line When Joe Jackson and Shabazz Napier Face Off

Justin Ford-USATODAY Sports

This Thursday evening is more than the first conference matchup between two storied programs — Memphis Tigers and Connecticut Huskies — this is also a matchup of two senior point guards that are small in stature, but big in terms […]