Archive - 2016 - Blog entry

December 30th

Keene on Scoring

Player of the Week

Marcus Keene, G, Junior, Central Michigan Chippewas

Jimmer Fredette. Buddy Hield. Carmelo Anthony. Steph Curry. All some of the best college basketball players of the last two decades in many categories. There was one thing that all of them could not accomplish: average 30 points per game by the end of the season.

December 29th

Baby Barkley

Player of the Week

Zion Williamson 6’6 240 SF/PF - Spartanburg Day 2018

December 28th

Big Ten Midseason Report

Mid-Season Player of the Year

Caleb Swanigan, Purdue

December 27th

Remember the Trojans

Player of the Week

Jordan McLaughlin, Guard (USC)

Svi for Three!

Non-conference play wrapped up this past holiday weekend, and we’re heading into conference play with a bit of a clearer picture on where the chips could fall by the season’s end. The limited slate of games this past week allows us to give some recognition to players that have stood out in their recent performance, even without an enormous game.

December 24th

Bombs Away

Player of the Week

Devin Carter, G, Senior, Arkansas State Red Wolves

One for the Ages

It’s about time to separate the teams who are going to get a shot in March from the teams who are going to be sitting right outside the bubble, only to play in the NIT. The SEC is starting to round out and you can analyze all the stats you want, but the eye test is all that matters right now. And yes, it is still early on, but you can get a sense of who is going to be fighting for seeding in March Madness, and who is going to be sitting on the outside looking in. Non-conference play has given us great matchups such as Kentucky vs.

December 21st

Swan Again

Player of the Week

Caleb Swanigan, Purdue

Menace to ACC Society

Player of the Week

Dennis Smith Jr. - NC State

December 20th

A Christmas Carroll

Another week of college basketball is behind us, as we inch closer to conference play in the Big 12. It was another relatively slow week in college basketball as almost all schools are now on winter break. There were a few good games this week, but most teams are at the softest portion of their schedule. Dominant performances were hard to come by, as many top players saw shortened minutes because of blowouts. For that reason, we will be going a little under the radar for our player of the week.

Player of the Week