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March 14th, 2018

NCAA Tourney: Player Pool

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 6:02am

It’s March again, and as any enthusiast knows, it’s time for our staff to turn our attention from the draft and to our annual Player Pool. Eight staff writers assembled in a lively Google Hangout to pick 8 players each from this NCAA Tournament. The goal? Pick the team of players who will score the most combined points in the Big Dance. Strategies were varied. Does one stack their team with mediocre scorers from Final Four contenders?

NCAA Tournament Preview: West Region

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 2:02pm

Why Xavier Will Make The Final Four

March 13th

NCAA Tournament Preview: Midwest Region

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 5:02am

Why Kansas makes it to the Final Four:

Devonte GrahamDevonte GrahamIn short, Devonte Graham. The senior guard from Raleigh, NC, playing out of his mind for four straight games is how this version of the Jayhawk’s makes a run to San Antonio.

NCAA Tournament Preview: East Region

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 6:45pm

Why Villanova Makes it to the Final Four:

March 12th

NCAA Tourney: Mid Major Players to Watch

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 7:21am

The NCAA Tournament was made for upsets and Cinderellas. It's always fun for fans to pull for the little guy to catch the blue bloods off guard, grab a lead early and see if they can hold on. Here are a few of the top NBA prospects on Mid Major teams to keep an eye out for in the tourney.

Landry Shamet – G – Wichita State (4 seed in the East)

NCAA Tournament Preview: South Region

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:00am

Why Virginia Makes it to the Final Four

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 5:38pm

Everyone’s favorite team of the year is here, March Madness. The one month where the unexpected seems to happen on a daily basis. This week, brackets will be busted, teams will be sent home early, and Cinderella stories will begin.

This week’s Power 16 is more than just power rankings, it’s the 16 teams with the best odds to win it all. Everything is taken into account, schedule, matchups, how hot teams are, the whole 9 yards. Without further ado, here are your most likely teams to cut down the nets on April 2nd in San Antonio.

March 7th

Killian Hayes Interview

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 5:01am

Killian Hayes is considered one of the top European prospects of his generation. He had a good showing at Basketball Without Borders despite sitting out the final day. With good creativity and perimeter skills, Hayes was arguably the top guard prospect in the camp. What did you think of the camp and NBA All Star Weekend?

March 6th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 8:00am

As the season comes to a close and conference tournaments begin, we finally can get a handle on who has a legitimate shot to win it all this year. With all the madness that has occurred at the top of the rankings this season, it’s only right that 8 of the AP top 14 teams suffered losses to close out the regular season.

March 1st

Basketball Without Borders: Top Prospects

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 7:41pm

NBA All Star Weekend hosted another Basketball Without Borders, providing a good group of international talent.

N'Faly DanteN'Faly DanteWhile some play for US high schools, there were plenty who played out of their comfort zone in unfamiliar territory. The camp was well attended by NBA executives getting a look at future potential draft picks.

Top Prospects

1. NFaly Dante 7’0 220 C – Mali 2001