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Kentucky Basketball Blue-White Game 2014: Score and Twitter Reaction

While the Kentucky Blue-White Game is just a scrimmage, there was likely as much talent on the floor as there will be in just about any college basketball game this season. The squad was split into two teams, which could be the first look at John Calipari's platoon system. Show More Summary

Fordham's Tom Pecora Sees a Little Bit of Everything in Intrasquad Scrimmage

Fordham's Tom Pecora sat in the stands Saturday, intently watching his Rams in an intrasquad scrimmage. Sitting seven rows up at half court inside the Rose Hill Gym and at times making his way down to the court for instruction and support,...Show More Summary

Marquette Basketball: Predictions for Golden Eagles' 2014-15 Team Awards

The 2013-14 season was a disappointing one for the Marquette Golden Eagles, to say the very least. MU was pegged as the favorites to win the inaugural new Big East Conference, but it ended up missing all postseason tournaments. To make...Show More Summary

Ranking College Basketball's Coolest Court Designs

Go to a game and you've got the players, you've got cheerleaders, you've got dancers, you even have a mascot with a t-shirt cannon. As if all that stimulation isn't enough some designers ensured that the actual playing surface is also...Show More Summary

Duke Countdown to Craziness 2014: Midnight Madness Recap and Twitter Reaction

If the entire Duke basketball team plays the way the White team did on Saturday night in the Countdown to Craziness scrimmage, the program might add to its national championship haul. The White team won both halves of play and top recruit Jahlil Okafor was the star. Show More Summary

Ranking College Basketball's 10 Most Scintillating Freshmen

With the college basketball season merely weeks away, here is a look at some of the most exciting freshmen to watch for during the 2014-15 season. This year features one of the better classes in recent memory and one that's filled with plenty of potential future pros. Show More Summary

Will 5-Star Freshman Isaiah Whitehead Put Seton Hall Basketball Back on the Map?

NEW YORK — There was a time, not too long ago, when Seton Hall was a contender. With P.J. Carlesimo at the helm in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s, the Pirates made six consecutive NCAA tournaments from 1987 to 1994. In the season of 1988-89,...Show More Summary

Michigan State Coach Tom Izzo Dresses as a Member of KISS for Midnight Madness

We have officially seen it all. Michigan State coach Tom Izzo really went all out this year for Midnight Madness, as he dressed as a member of the band KISS. The photo below says it all. [Big Ten Network, h/t CBS Sports] Read more College Basketball news on BleacherReport.com

Duke's 5-Star PF Chase Jeter on Future NBA Career: 'All-Star by Second Year'

5-star power forward Chase Jeter is one of the top players in the 2015 class and has committed to play his college ball at Duke University. Bleacher Report went one-on-one with Jeter, who discussed everything from winning the Naismith Award at Duke to being compared to the legendary Tim Duncan. Show More Summary

Virginia Basketball Recruiting: Make-or-Break Players for 2015 Class

The 2016 season is shaping to be a banner year for the Virginia Cavaliers on the recruiting trail. Just this week, the Hoos landed a big commitment when Kyle Guy, a 6'2" sharpshooting point guard from Indiana, per ESPN, pledged to Virginia. Guy,...Show More Summary

Fresno State's Cezar Guerrero Makes 5 Straight Half-Court Shots

It looks like the Fresno State Bulldogs have found their guy whenever they need to make a half-court shot. During Tuesday's annual Red and White Hoops Night for the Bulldogs, Fresno State guard Cezar Guerrero made five consecutive half-court...Show More Summary

Ohio State Basketball Recruiting: Make or Break Players for 2015 Class

Let’s be perfectly honest—Thad Matta and his Ohio State basketball program would be absolutely fine if it didn’t land another recruit from now until national signing day. That may not be what fans who are always looking for the next star or a No.1 class want to hear, but the Buckeyes currently have the No. Show More Summary

Louisville Basketball: Is Montrezl Harrell Prepared to Lead 2014-15 Cardinals?

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville Cardinals star Montrezl Harrell is no stranger to discipline. "Going to a military school, you were on the military lifestyle," Harrell told Bleacher Report at the Cards' annual media day, discussing the postgraduate year he spent at Hargrave Military Academy before coming to Louisville. Show More Summary

Villanova Basketball: Jalen Brunson Is Make-or-Break Player in Class of 2015

With the new basketball season on the horizon, the Villanova Wildcats are in a good position in regards to recruiting for the class of 2015. Tim Delaney, Donte DiVincenzo and Jalen Brunson will all become Wildcats starting with the 2015-16...Show More Summary

The Most Intriguing Player on Each CBB Team in the 2014 Preseason Coaches Poll

The only things more intriguing than college basketball's 2014-15 preseason coaches poll are the most intriguing players on those 25 teams. We're not necessarily talking about the best players, but rather the ones upon which a team's entire season might hinge. Take Louisville, for example. Show More Summary

Michigan State Basketball: Expectations for Spartans' Big 3 in 2014-15

Simply making the NCAA tournament is never enough for Michigan State—the Spartans are all about making annual runs deep into March. With Denzel Valentine, Branden Dawson and Travis Trice at the helm, an extended dance this spring is possible. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball Recruiting: Make-or-Break Players for 2015 Class

The Duke basketball program landed the No. 1 recruiting class in the country in 2014, according to 247Sports, and there is a very real chance that the rich will get richer in 2015. Mike Krzyzewski and company are one or two elite players...Show More Summary

Kentucky Basketball: Position-by-Position Breakdown of Wildcats in 2014-15

The 2013-14 season for Kentucky basketball will be remembered by an up-and-down regular season, followed by a team with lofty expectations coming together for one of the more memorable March runs in Kentucky lore. Heading into the NCAA tournament as a No. Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: Tar Heels' Tough Schedule Will Prime Them for 2015 Title Run

North Carolina head coach Roy Williams is like most great college basketball coaches: He has never been timid about testing his teams with a challenging slate of contests. On an annual basis, Williams puts his squads through a gauntlet...Show More Summary

Michigan State Basketball Recruiting: Make or Break Players for 2015 Class

With the 2014-15 season looming just under one month away, it is becoming more pivotal for Michigan State to secure some of its top recruits for security purposes. For the 2015 class, one make-or-break target remains within Tom Izzo's...Show More Summary

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