College Basketball: 7 Teams Ready To Let Em’ Leave

Embed from Getty Images Fans hate to see them go and so do coaches. The top players and seniors of every college basketball team must eventually depart for the next step in their careers. However, in some circumstances the incoming recruiting classes and transfers adequately make up for the lost talent. Which programs can remain […]

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Carolina is Doomed and It Won’t Get Better This Year

Embed from Getty Images The Tar Heels 4-8 record without Cole Anthony was somewhat expected given their offensive struggles. There were games during the 12-game stretch without Cole Anthony that should have been won, but weren’t. There should have been a more pronounced focus towards Carolina’s post-game, but there wasn’t. Despite these issues, specifically injuries […]

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Arizona Wildcats (13-6) at Washington Huskies (12-9)

Embed from Getty Images Both the Huskies and the Wildcats were near the top of my projections for the Pac-12 conference heading into the 2019-20 season. Through the first third of the season, Arizona and Washington looked set to fill those expectations, however the first half of conference play has been disastrous for both programs. […]

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#12 West Virginia Mountaineers (16-3) at Texas Tech Red Raiders (12-7)

Embed from Getty Images Texas Tech and West Virginia enter Wednesday’s game on very different trajectories. The Red Raiders have lost four of their last six games (Baylor, TCU, West Virginia and Kentucky), while failing to maintain consistency throughout the season. Leading scorer Jahmi’us Ramsey missed four games in November causing the team to drop […]

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Big East Preview: #13 Butler Bulldogs at #9 Villanova Wildcats

Embed from Getty Images The upstart Butler Bulldogs (15-3) are sputtering into Philadelphia Tuesday night after recording back-to-back losses to Seton Hall and DePaul. Their road trip to Finneran Pavilion to face the Villanova Wildcats (14-3) holds elevated importance for several reasons. Lavall Jordan’s squad is in desperate need of a win to stop the […]

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Big East Preview: Seton Hall at Butler

Embed from Getty Images #18 Seton Hall Pirates @ #5 Butler Bulldogs: The top-2 teams in the conference square off at Hinkle Fieldhouse for the top Big East game of the night. The home Bulldogs have been one of the most consistent and impressive teams in the country, dropping their only game of the year […]

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Nightly Notes: 1/9/2020

Embed from Getty Images Memphis Settles for 3…and Falls to Wichita State Since the news of James Wiseman’s suspension and eventual departure from the Memphis basketball program, there was always going to be a sense of what could’ve been around this year’s team. Without the star Center and likely top-5 lottery pick in the upcoming […]

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Maui Jim Maui Invitational: Day 1 Drama and Breakouts

Embed from Getty Images Dayton Smothers Georgia – Obi Toppin is the only name you really need to know in this game. The 6’9” (and growing) Sophomore Center was electric for Dayton in an 80-61 win over Tom Crean’s Georgia Bulldogs. Toppin, a potential lottery selection, set the tone for the Flyers with 12 quick […]

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