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December 28th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/28/2015 - 11:50am

None of the teams in the Power 16 lost last week.

Hence, there is no movement – up or down – in the “updated” ratings.

So, with play scheduled to begin this week in the majority of the conferences, let’s take this time to offer up an “All-American team” for the “15” portion of the 2015-16 schedule.

And it goes like this:

Posts (center/power forward):

December 20th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/21/2015 - 9:50am

Brice JohnsonBrice JohnsonThere was a shakeup in the top 2, with one Big 12 team (Oklahoma) moving in for another (Iowa State) in this week’s updated Power 16 ratings.

With three teams in last week’s rankings losing games, there also are some major changes in the rest of this week’s Power 16.

Most notably among those changes are Duke (which fell to Utah) and Kentucky (falling to Ohio State) dropping out of the latest Power 16.

December 18th

Bluegrass Showcase: Top Prospects

Fri, 12/18/2015 - 9:47pm

Lexington hosted top players who could potentially play their college ball in the bluegrass state. The showcase consisted of four games featuring five elite teams. Arizona State, Louisville, Kentucky, and Indiana were some of the teams in attendance. Here are a few players that stood out.

DeAndre Ayton – 7’0 Hillcrest Academy 2017

December 14th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/14/2015 - 10:46am

Buddy HieldBuddy HieldWe’re five weeks into the season and the ACC, Big 12, Big East and Big Ten still have their collective hands in a stranglehold on the Power 16 rankings.

The Big 12 is especially dominant at the top, holding onto the No.’s 2, 3 and 4 slots as Iowa State, Oklahoma and Kansas are a collective 24-1.

And the only loss by those three happened because Kansas lost a big second-half lead and was beaten at still-unbeaten and now-No. 1 ranked Michigan State.

December 10th

Marshall County Hoop Fest: Top Prospects

Thu, 12/10/2015 - 4:27pm

Josh Jackson 6'8 – Prolific Prep 2016

December 7th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/07/2015 - 11:26am

Last week’s “1-2” squads in the Power 16 suffered their first losses of the season last week, which translated into the six squads that were immediately below them to move up a couple of notches each.

The losses by Maryland and Kentucky helped create the best matchup of this week: when now-No. 3 Villanova visits No. 4 Oklahoma on Monday night.

With the upper-level movement, the Big 12 Conference continues to look mighty strong with three of the six top squads in this Power 16.

December 2nd

Stock Watch

Wed, 12/02/2015 - 8:36pm

Rising

Ben Simmons 6-10 240 SF/PF LSU Fr.