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College Basketball Players Who Haven't Scratched the Surface of Their Talent

First impressions are huge, but they're not everything. College basketball is a great example of this, as some of the best players in the country this past season didn't get their careers off monster starts. Had they, frankly, they'd...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Ranking the Best Players the Blue Devils Will Face in 2016-17

Some of the best players in college basketball next season will be on Duke's roster, but the Blue Devils will still match up with some tough competition over the course of the year. Adding nonconference games against Kansas, Florida, Michigan State, UNLV and more to a difficult ACC slate, and Duke will be challenged throughout the season. Show More Summary

Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2019

The interesting thing about the Class of 2019 is that making a top ten list of prospects is more difficult this year than last year. While the Class of 2018 is looking like a weaker crop of top players without 5-star power, the Class...Show More Summary

Former 5-Star Recruits Who Will Most Impact 2016-17 College Basketball Season

Five-star recruits often leave for the NBA after just one year of college hoops, but Villanova's Jalen Brunson headlines a long list of former 5-star guys who should make a major impact in what will be at least their second collegiate...Show More Summary

Predicting the 2016-17 Big East College Basketball Standings

It will never be the "Old" Big East again, but this conference will be more loaded for the 2016-17 college basketball season than it has been since dropping down to 10 teams several years ago. Villanova repeating as national champions...Show More Summary

Kentucky Basketball: Ranking the Best Players the Wildcats Will Face in 2016-17

Kentucky has once again put together a tough nonconference schedule for 2016-17, which also means it will face some of the best players in college basketball. Although the full schedule isn't completed, a lot of the matchups are already set, and we know who is in the SEC. Show More Summary

Every Top 25 College Basketball Team's Most Intriguing Freshman in 2016-17

As sad as it may be to see so many great college basketball players leave the game each year, some after only one season, there's never a shortage of star talent to get excited about for the following season. The overall talent baseShow More Summary

Duke Basketball: Biggest Changes Blue Devils Will Undergo Next Season

Even at 69 years old, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has to undergo changes just about every year when it comes to his teams. The philosophy and system won't change much regardless of the personnel. The Blue Devils are still going to...Show More Summary

Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2018

The Class of 2018 will be juniors this fall, but they don't have as much star hype as the past few years. There is still plenty of time to go before these guys play a game of college basketball, so many of these players could significantly...Show More Summary

Biggest NCAA Tournament Underachievers of the Past Decade

Many college basketball teams have repeatedly demonstrated they cannot be trusted in the NCAA tournament, but Georgetown has been the least dependable over the past decade. In addition to simply remembering how many times the Hoyas made...Show More Summary

Ranking the Best In-Season College Basketball Tournaments in 2016-17 Season

The Oregon Ducks are just one of the three 2017 title contenders in this year's Maui Invitational, cementing its spot atop our ranking of the best early-season college basketball tournaments. Now that we're into August, we can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel that is the seemingly interminable college hoops offseason. Show More Summary

The Top Prospect at Every Position for the 2017 NBA Draft Class

The projected 2017 NBA draft class could put together a dangerous starting lineup. Next year's field is loaded with potential stars or starters at every position. The top point guard, small forward and power forward each has the chance to go No. Show More Summary

Players Who Can Carry Middling CBB Teams to the 2017 NCAA Tournament

Basketball is a five-man sport, but there are situations where one really good player is all it takes to get a team to reach its goals. And for most college basketball teams, the ultimate goal each season is to make the NCAA tournament. An...Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: Biggest Changes Tar Heels Will Undergo Next Season

Unlike a lot of top teams around college basketball, North Carolina will have a lot of continuity heading into 2016-17. However, that doesn't mean there won't be some changes. Losing three members of the rotation, including one consensus All-American, obviously creates some major holes in the lineup. Show More Summary

Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2017

The end of the Nike Skill Academy and Adidas Nations stops a busy summer of basketball. Many of the nation's top players have been out playing since school let out, and now a lot of players get a break from big national games until the...Show More Summary

Ranking the Best Inseason College Basketball Tournaments in 2016-17 Season

The Oregon Ducks are just one of the three 2017 title contenders in this year's Maui Invitational, cementing its spot atop our ranking of the best early-season college basketball tournaments. Now that we're into August, we can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel that is the seemingly interminable college hoops offseason. Show More Summary

Predicting the 2016-17 Big 12 College Basketball Standings

This can hardly be considered news in the world of college basketball, but the Kansas Jayhawks are our overwhelming favorite to win the Big 12's 2016-17 regular-season title. It would be their 13th title in a row. Their prolonged dominance is unrivaled in any other male sport since UCLA during the John Wooden era. Show More Summary

Kentucky Basketball: Biggest Changes Wildcats Will Undergo Next Season

Perhaps no team in college basketball is more prepared for heavy turnover than Kentucky. The Wildcats will see plenty of change heading into next season thanks to a long list of departed stars. Tyler Ulis, Jamal Murray and Skal Labissiere declared for the NBA draft, while Marcus Lee and Charles Matthews chose to transfer. Show More Summary

College Basketball Recruits Who Have Become Breakout Stars at July Events

Now that the July live evaluation period is in the books, it's time to take a look at which prospects helped themselves the most over the past several weeks. With the nation's best high school basketball prospects playing in events in...Show More Summary

NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Pro-Player Comparisons for Top Class of 2017 Stars

Ever feel like kids are growing up much faster these days? Nowhere is this more evident than in the sport of basketball, where top high school players are getting evaluated for their pro prospects long before deciding their college paths. A...Show More Summary

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