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9 min ago | The Ralphie Report
The Colorado Buffaloes and the Pac-12 Conference have released the full 2014-15 college basketball schedule. Even with the departure of Spencer Dinwiddie to the NBA expectations are still high for Tad Boyle and the Buffs this season.
3 hrs ago | Mountain West Connection
ESPN college basketball reporter Myron Medcalf believes that Dwayne Polee II must have a good season for SDSU to be successful. But is that actually the case? San Diego State senior forward Dwayne Polee II cracked ESPN's Myron Medcalf's list of top 10 college basketball players who must meet expectations in order for his respective team to be successful in March.
3 hrs ago | Bruins Nation
Guess who isn't playing point guard for the Bruins next year. This guy. Now guess who is.
3 hrs ago | Hoosier State of Mind
Last week, in a big recruiting victory, Indiana basketball received a commitment from Missouri native Juwan Morgan. Morgan is a great fit for the Hoosiers, and their 2015 recruiting class is off to a great start.
5 hrs ago | Big East Coast Bias
With the Big East schedule out for almost a week now, the Big East Coast Bias staff continues their analyzation of it. Here is what we think of Butler's.
9 hrs ago | South Orange Juice
Chris Perry is one of just three players who return from USF's 2013-14 team. - Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports After producing a 186th finish in KenPom and a 232nd RPI rating last season, Antigua and his staff have a lot to do in order to produce similar numbers this season.
13 hrs ago | Buckets Over Broadway
The New York Knicks made an under the radar deal towards the end of the summer when they sent Wayne Ellington and Jeremy Tyler for Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw . Many people didn't see it as a significant move, mostly because Acy is a relatively unknown name.
Is there reason for renewed hope in Bo Ryan's 2015 recruiting class after all? The Badgers appear to be in the driver's seat for a nice "stretch-4" prospect. Wisconsin basketball is more typically known for unearthing hidden gems on the recruiting trail and either locking them up early or getting poached when more blue-blooded programs realize what a talent Bo Ryan and Co.
Star power is a great asset to a college basketball team, but having too many elite talents can cause its own problems. Sometimes, the most valuable asset to a coach is the kind of player who doesn't always look good in a box score but does a little of everything to help his team win.
Sean Miller seemingly put his foot down and went hard at recruiting Chance Comanche over the past few months, and a commitment on Sunday from the Beverly Hills High School forward wasn't necessarily surprising. Comanche's commitment gives the Arizona Wildcats a fourth for the 2015 class and like the 2014 version it's versatile.
Now that practice is less than a month away, it is time to look at the guards and possible guard lineups that the Cougars may use in the upcoming season. Guard play is especially important in Coach Rose's offensive system.
The Western Michigan Broncos scored on 7 of their first 8 drives en route to a dominating victory over the Idaho Vandals on Saturday If there was any doubt that the Western Michigan offense could score, and that their performance against Purdue was a fluke, Saturday might've erased all of those doubts. In their 45-33 victory, the Broncos scored on seven of their first eight drives, with the lone no-score coming on a safety occurring with just 30 seconds left in the first half.
Despite scoring 10 unanswered points in the second quarter to knot the game, Miami University's football team was unable to get on the board again, falling to the University of Michigan Wolverines 34-10 Saturday afternoon at Michigan Stadium. Miami overcame a slow start in the first quarter, which left the RedHawks trailing 10-0 just eight minutes into the game, with a revitalized effort in the second quarter.
One week after a season-defining win over then-No. 7 Michigan State, No. 2 Oregon spent the first quarter Saturday trying regain its footing against upset-minded Wyoming.
The Marist volleyball team shut down Delaware State 3-0 before taking down Lehigh in five sets to finish the Crosstown Tournament unbeaten and improve to 8-2 heading into Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play. The Red Foxes made quick work of Delaware State , winning the sets 25-12, 25-20, and 25-9 in a match that lasted just 1:01.
As passionate and devoted that fans can be toward their teams, part of what fuels that commitment is a healthy distaste of a team's rivals and their top players. But certain players elicit a special level of disdain, either because of the way they play or how they operate on the court.
University of Minnesota fans watching Jarvis Johnson stride to the podium at DeLaSalle on Friday afternoon might have had a flashback to a year ago, when Minneapolis phenom Reid Travis stood there, considering the Gophers along with two other programs. That day, the star guard and homegrown recruit opted to leave - accepting a scholarship from Stanford and disappointing legions of Gophers fans.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:55 pm
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