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March 17th, 2008

10 Things to Watch For in the First Weekend of the NCAA Tournament

Tue, 03/18/2008 - 7:58am

By Kevin Duffy
3/18/08

10. Clemson vs. Villanova

It's not often you'll find two high-major schools with such contrasting styles of play matched up in the 5 vs. 12 game. Clemson clearly has the edge on the interior, but Scottie Reynolds, Corey Fisher, and Corey Stokes can shoot Villanova past just about anyone. It will be interesting to see which style prevails.

9. Dick Vitale's reaction to the ACC games

March 16th

Inside the College Game: NCAA Tournament Field Review

Mon, 03/17/2008 - 8:01am

By Adi Joseph
3/17/08

Sometimes, it just means too much to let go.

[img_assist|nid=3443|title=Reggie Larry (right) - AP Photo |desc=|link=none|align=right|width=400|height=300]Boise State star Reggie Larry had watched two of his top teammates foul out. He knew in the back of his mind that New Mexico State was considered a deeper team. He was tired. He had a chance to win the game in regulation – a regulation he probably could barely remember – but he had missed a free-throw.

March 14th

Euroleague Stock Watch: Top 16 Round, Week 5

Sat, 03/15/2008 - 8:06am

By Simon Dresden
3/15/08

Just a handful of youngsters have made it into the next stage (Top 16) of Euroleague competition. We will continue to take a look at those who did with their respective teams, in our weekly report.

March 10th

Euroleague Stock Watch: Top 16 Round, Week 4

Tue, 03/11/2008 - 8:13am

By Simon Dresden
3/11/08

Just a handful of youngsters have made it into the next stage (Top 16) of Eurolegue competition. We will continue to take a look at those who did with their respective teams, in our weekly report.

NCAA Top 25: Bubble Teams

Tue, 03/11/2008 - 8:09am

By Kevin Duffy
3/11/08

[img_assist|nid=3449|title=Michael Beasley - Icon SMI|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=300|height=426]This week's top 25 will be a list of the 25 teams closest to the bubble. No. 1 is the bubble team with the best chance of getting into the field of 65, and No. 25 has the least chance. With the losses by South Alabama and Gonzaga in their Conference Tournaments, the bubble has become even softer.

March 3rd

NCAA Top 25 Poll

Tue, 03/04/2008 - 8:16am

By Kevin Duffy
3/4/08

Team

1. UCLA (26-3) 3 2

[img_assist|nid=3453|title=Ben Howland - Icon SMI|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=300|height=453]The Bruins have dominated what most people call the best conference in America, so it’s no wonder they are considered almost a sure-bet to see a No. 1 next to their name on Selection Sunday. Their Thursday match up with Stanford may lack the hype of Saturday's Duke-UNC game, but for many it has even more intrigue.

March 2nd

Euroleague Stock Watch: Top 16 Round, Week 3

Mon, 03/03/2008 - 8:19am

By Simon Dresden
3/3/08

Just a handful of youngsters have made it into the next stage (Top 16) of Eurolegue competition. We will continue to take a look at those who did with their respective teams, in our weekly report.

February 26th

NCAA Top 25 Poll

Tue, 02/26/2008 - 2:17pm

By Kevin Duffy
2/26/08

Team (Record) AP Poll Rank / ESPN/USAToday Rank

[img_assist|nid=3463|title=Tyler Smith - Icon SMI|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=300|height=429]1. Tennessee (25-2) 1 1

February 22nd

Euroleague Stock Watch: Top 16 Round, Week 2

Sat, 02/23/2008 - 7:07am

By Simon Dresden
2/23/08

Just a handful of youngsters have made it into the next stage (Top 16) of Eurolegue competition. We will continue to take a look at those who did with their respective teams, in our weekly report.

February 21st

Stock Watch

Fri, 02/22/2008 - 6:52am

By Aran Smith
2/22/08

Rising

[img_assist|nid=3467|title=Russell Westbrook - Icon SMI|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=300|height=414]Russell Westbrook 6-4 187 SG UCLA So.

No player has seen their stock take a greater jump this season than Russell Westbrook. Despite being projected by NBADraft.net as a top 20 pick in 2009 prior to the season, few scouts were tracking or mentioning Westbrook.