Archive - Article

January 24th, 2010

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Sun, 01/24/2010 - 10:00pm

By Josh Cochran and Joel Steiner
NCAA Power 16: January 25th

Stars Impress in WV-OSU Match Up

Sun, 01/24/2010 - 4:05pm
By Joshua Cochran and Joel Steiner

Morgantown, WV -- West Virginia and Ohio State took a break from league play on January 23rd for a key non-conference showdown.  The game not only paired two of’s top 16 teams but also matched up four potential 2009/2010 first round picks.  The following are notes about the key players Evan Turner, Devin Ebanks, Da’Sean Butler and William Buford along with other tidbits.   

January 22nd

Inside the College Game | Weak in the West

Sat, 01/23/2010 - 7:50am
For one moment, the woes of the pasttwo-plus months seemed forgiven. Mustafa Abdul-Hamid flew to the top of the key. Suddenly, slow motion. The UCLA Bruin, with the poise of Bill Walton or Gail Goodrich, simply stopped.

Mustafa Abdul-HamidMustafa Abdul-HamidPump fake.

Watch the defense fly past you.

January 20th

Hassan Whiteside: Thundering Potential

Thu, 01/21/2010 - 8:05am
By: Josh Cochran

When entering this old industrial town nestled along the Ohio River, you wouldn’t expect to find one of the best college basketball prospects in the country. The town is home to Marshall University, a school that has produced excellence on the gridiron, but mediocrity on the basketball court.

Euroleague Stock Watch

Wed, 01/20/2010 - 10:43pm

Now that the regular season is over in the Euroleague and Euro Cup competitions, let's take a look at the potential draft picks.

Potential first and second rounders:

January 18th

2010 Big Board Update

Mon, 01/18/2010 - 5:57pm

A lot has changed since our last update on November 23rd.

2010 Big Board (Top 100 Prospects)

Hassan WhitesideHassan WhitesideHassan Whiteside
has moved all the way up to #2 on the most recent update. While still extremely raw, the bigman from Marshall is averaging 7.2 blocks over his last 5 games. He leads the contry at 5.6 bpg in just 24 mpg. He's also averaging 12.5 ppg and 9.4 rpg in his freshman season.

January 17th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Sun, 01/17/2010 - 11:04pm

By Josh Cochran and Joel Steiner
NCAA Power 16: January 18th

January 15th

Inside the College Game | Texas: Perfectly Flawed?

Fri, 01/15/2010 - 11:30pm
Greg McDermott took his seat in front of the media in Hilton Coliseum on Wednesday night and seemed to mentally exhale. Coaches often use post-game press conferences to fully decompress what they've just witnessed unfold in front of them, and as the Iowa State coach spoke, it became clear what he was most feeling: awe.

January 14th

NBA Draft: Stock Watch

Fri, 01/15/2010 - 1:35am


Evan TurnerEvan TurnerEvan Turner 6-6 205 PG/SG Ohio St. Jr.

Evan Turner was supposed to miss 6 weeks but mended quickly and was able to return after only a month missing just 6 ball games. His loss was felt as the Buckeyes split those games going 3-3.

Turner didn't take long to get back into the swing of things.

January 11th

Dwayne Collins Interview

Mon, 01/11/2010 - 10:05pm
By Bobby Giller

Miami senior power forward Dwayne Collins is a hot name among NBA scouts with a real chance to go in the first round in this year's draft. At the LeBron James Skills Academy last summer, Collins measured 6-7.5 (barefoot) with a 7-foot-4.5 wingspan.

Dwayne CollinsDwayne CollinsQ: You put your name into the draft last year but decided to withdraw. How did the process go and what were you told to improve on?