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Longest Active NCAA Tournament Droughts for Power Conference Teams

Posted on 15 Feb, 2017, by in College Basketball

We’re not too far from the day a committee sits down and chooses who makes it into the NCAA Tournament. There are quite a few teams who have gone for quite some time without taking part of College Basketball’s biggest festival. There are also quite a few teams in 2017 that seem to be on the verge of breaking a very long drought. More

4 Sporting Events to Look Forward to in 2017 After the Super Bowl

Posted on 8 Feb, 2017, by in College Basketball, MLB, NBA, NHL

The Super Bowl coming and going leaves some American Football fans wondering what to do with their lives in 2017. There’s plenty to look forward to, with the conclusion of the seasons in college basketball, the NBA and NHL coming in the next few months. And it’s not just ending; Baseball season is almost upon us, with opening day in April, kicking off the 2017 season which will last through October. More

Can a Kentucky-Only Team Win the NBA Championship?

Posted on 20 Nov, 2016, by in College Basketball, NBA

There’s no doubt the most dominant power in college basketball when it comes to delivering NBA-ready players is Kentucky. With 26 active players in the league, and 31 signed by NBA teams since John Calipari took over the program, one has to wonder if a Kentucky-only team is good enough to win a championship. More

Longest Active NCAA Tournament Streaks in College Basketball

Posted on 8 Nov, 2016, by in College Basketball

Heading into the 2016-17 college basketball season, there are 8 teams trying to extend an NCAA Tournament streak of six appearances or more. You can split them into two tiers: Those with six consecutive NCAA Tournament berths, and those that have made it in for almost two decades or even more. More

10 Oldest Coaches in College Basketball

Posted on 20 Oct, 2016, by in College Basketball

There are 10 head coaches in division I men’s basketball who are 68 and older, and even three that have already pushed past 70 heading into the 2016-2017 season: Cliff … More

The Highest Paid State Employee in the United States? Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Head Coach

Posted on 22 Sep, 2016, by in College Basketball, College Football

A perfect example of just how big of a business college football has become is the salaries of head coaches. For example, Nick Saban, the head coach of Alabama, is the highest paid state employee, not just in the state of Alabama, but in the entire United States. More

12 Newest Arenas in College Basketball

Posted on 2 Aug, 2016, by in College Basketball

Since 2011, there have been 12 new arenas opened in Division I college basketball, with just one of them being an off-campus venue, and two of them in the state of Nebraska. Three of the arenas belong to power conference schools: Nebraska, Oregon and Ole Miss.

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Fake Villanova Love – DeMar DeRozan Tells the Truth About Kyle Lowry

Posted on 23 Apr, 2016, by in College Basketball

The Villanova Wildcats made the Final Four and won the NCAA Tournament this season, which has been something of a bragging matter for Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors. According to his teammate and backcourt partner, it’s not real enthusiasm. More

College Basketball Rumors – Arizona, Baylor, Kansas, North Carolina & North Carolina State Trying to Recruit Terrance Ferguson

Posted on 11 Apr, 2016, by in College Basketball

Two players who stand out in what might be the 2017 NBA Draft class still don’t have a college basketball team. One of them is Josh Jackson, maybe the best of the class finishing high school now. The other is Terrance Ferguson, who has North Carolina, Kansas, Arizona, Baylor and North Carolina State trying to sign him. More

26 Best Memes of North Carolina Losing to Villanova & Kris Jenkins at the Buzzer

Posted on 5 Apr, 2016, by in College Basketball

Maybe the greatest finish ever to a college basketball championship game became the night of Crying Jordan memes, instead of the night Kris Jenkins gave Villanova the title with a buzzer beating three pointer over North Carolina. More