Archive - 2017 - Article

December 18th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 2:18pm

Coming off of the craziest week of the basketball season, it’s only right that were followed up by one of the least exciting. With many schools being in finals week for classes, there were a limited number of games on the lineup this week. UNC vs Tennessee was the only game where AP ranked opponents faced off against each other.

December 16th

Top 20 Freshman Prospects

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 6:08am

Due to so many high level bigs in this year's freshmen class, this year's draft has been dubbed, the Year of the Big. Here is a look at the top 20 of an extremely deep and talented crop of freshmen.

1. DeAndre Ayton – Arizona – Freshman – 7’1” – 255lbs
PPG: 20.5, RPG: 11.9, APG: 1.6, FG%: 60.9, 3P%: 28.6, FT%: 69.4, 1.3 BPG

December 11th

European Stock Watch

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 2:18pm

Luka DoncicLuka DoncicPlayer of the Month

Luka Doncic (99', 6-7, PG/SG, Slovenia, Real Madrid)

December 10th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 6:09am

In what turned out to be the craziest week of the year, the Power 16 sees a lot of changes. From last week’s Power 16, nine teams suffered losses, some teams more than just one. Kansas and Florida both faced multiple losses, previous #1 Duke lost, and Arizona seemed to be the powerhouse everyone expected at the season’s start.

December 6th

Marshall County Hoop Fest

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 12:40pm

Marshall County Hoop Fest once again featured top teams and exciting matchups. Here’s a rundown of some of the top players and their performances.

Bol Bol 7-2 225 PF/C – Findlay Prep 2018 (Oregon)

December 3rd

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 8:51am

This week saw 6 games where ranked opponents faced off against one another. Xavier was one of the big winners of the week winning games against Baylor and Cincinnati while Baylor was less fortunate dropping games to Xavier and Wichita State. USC and Louisville both lost games to unranked opponents lowering their spot in the rankings. Arizona State has begun to look impressive giving them a spot in the Top 20.

November 30th

Holiday Hoopsgiving Recap

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 9:39pm

RJ Barrett 6’6 195 SG – Montverde Academy 2018 (Duke)

November 29th

Stock Watch

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:00am

In what has been dubbed the "year of the big", the 2018 draft is shaping up to be another outstanding one with the first half of the lottery consisting of potential all stars having a chance to become franchise level talents.

November 14th

Big Ten Conference Preview

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:02pm

1. Michigan State Spartans

Miles BridgesMiles BridgesThe Spartans are the clear favorites to capture the Big Ten title, opening the season as the #2 team in the nation. They return the core of a solid team from last season that earned a 9 seed and made the second round, and they also bring in top 10 recruit Jaren Jackson.

November 13th

Atlantic Coast Conference Preview

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 12:09am

1) Duke Blue Devils
2016-2017 Record: 28-9 (11-7)
Key Departures: Jayson Tatum, Luke Kennard, Amile Jefferson, Frank Jackson, Matt Jones, Harry Giles, Chase Jeter
Key Additions: Marvin Bagley, Wendell Carter, Trevon Duval, Gary Trent Jr, Alex O'Connell, Jordan Goldwire, Jordan Tucker