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Predicting Stat Lines for Each Incoming 5-Star Freshman in 2014-15 CBB Season

The 24 incoming college basketball freshmen listed as 5-star prospects by walk into situations of varying urgency on their new teams. While one player may be allowed to set foot on the court fully aware that he is "the man,"...Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: 3 Reasons the '14-15 Tar Heels Are Primed for a Championship Run

North Carolina is one of a few college basketball programs that we expect to make a serious championship run every few years. No one is shocked when Tar Heel teams make a trip to the Final Four. After all, UNC has made it at least to...Show More Summary

Gonzaga Basketball: Kevin Pangos Preseason Profile and Predictions

It may seem like it was just yesterday that point guard Kevin Pangos scored 33 points against Washington State in only his second collegiate basketball game, but now, entering his senior season for Gonzaga, the expectations have never been higher. Pangos has been as reliable a point guard as any in the nation during his tenure with the Bulldogs. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: The Key to Each Incoming Freshman's 2014-15 Season

How is it that the Duke basketball team that dropped its first postseason game to Mercer is expected to contend for a national title this year after losing both Jabari Parker and Rodney Hood to the draft? You can thank Mike Krzyzewski’s...Show More Summary

Predicting the 1st Loss in 2014-15 for Top College Basketball Teams

A single loss in college basketball doesn't carry anywhere near the amount of weight that it does in football, but it does mark the end of any delusions for a perfect season. We were spoiled with Wichita State's magical run last year. Show More Summary

Terrance Ferguson Throws Down Smooth 1-Handed, 360-Degree Windmill Dunk

Seventeen-year-old Terrance Ferguson isn't lacking in the athleticism department, to say the least. The 6'7" high school junior threw down a smooth one-handed, 360-degree windmill slam for his teammates at USA Basketball camp. He was so smooth that he even made a missed attempt look good. Show More Summary

Michigan State Basketball Recruiting: Implications of Kenny Kaminski's Release

Late Monday, Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo confirmed in a statement (h/t's Kyle Austin) that sophomore Kenny Kaminski had been released from the team. Kaminski's departure from East Lansing has multiple implications for...Show More Summary

Villanova Basketball Recruiting: Best-Case Scenarios for Wildcats' 2015 Class

The Villanova Wildcats are in the final stages of putting together the class of 2015, and things are looking bright for Jay Wright's team in the recruiting department. With a few scholarships still open, the Wildcats have a chance to...Show More Summary

Montaque Gill-Caesar to Missouri: Tigers Land 4-Star SG Prospect

The Missouri basketball team and head coach Kim Anderson got two bits of good news Saturday when 4-star shooting guard Montaque Gill-Caesar committed to the Tigers and reclassified into the class of 2014. According to Jeff Borzello of...Show More Summary

Kentucky Basketball: What 2014-15 Wildcats Can Learn from 2012 National Champs

Kentucky basketball stands as the clear preseason favorite for the national title, but that’s not the only thing about the 2014-15 squad that should look familiar to Big Blue Nation. The mix of celebrated freshmen and returning sophomores...Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Best-Case Recruiting Scenarios for Class of 2015

Duke’s 2015 recruiting class got a big boost earlier this week when Chase Jeter committed to the Blue Devils. With commitments from Jeter and Luke Kennard, Duke joins Arizona as the only schools with multiple 5-star recruits so far in...Show More Summary

College of Charleston Coach Doug Wojcik Fired After Player Abuse Investigation

College of Charleston head basketball coach Doug Wojcik was officially relieved of his duties on Tuesday after twice being accused of incidents of player abuse in the last month. Gene Sapakoff of the Charleston Post and Courier received...Show More Summary

DePaul Basketball: Know the Name Billy Garrett Jr.

With the DePaul basketball program seven years removed from its last winning season, the Blue Demons haven't had much to celebrate recently, but that could all change with sophomore point guard Billy Garrett Jr. leading a revival. Though the private school from Chicago has been the butt of many jokes in recent years, things could be changing. Show More Summary

Meet the Guards of the Future: High School's Elite Prospects

Many of the top guard prospects in the country gathered at Stephen Curry's Under Armour SC30 Select Camp this summer to improve their games and receive some top-level coaching. Bleacher Report put together the ultimate 57-second mixtape...Show More Summary

Ohio State Basketball Recruiting: Buckeyes' Top Remaining Targets in 2015 Class

If Thad Matta strikes out on every available prospect for the rest of the 2015 recruiting cycle, he will still have one of the nation’s best classes. Ohio State currently boasts the No. 3 class in America, per 247Sports, thanks to the...Show More Summary

UCLA Basketball: Expectations for the Bruins' Incoming 2014-15 Class

While the floors of Pauley Pavilion are ripped out and replaced with a state-of-the-art court after damage from a burst water main destroyed the court UCLA played on last season, the Bruins are in a reconstructive phase of their own. Although...Show More Summary

Chase Jeter to Duke: Predicting Blue Devils' 2015-16 Rotation

The 2014-15 season is still three months away, but the Duke Blue Devils already scored a huge win for the 2015-16 season with Monday night's commitment from Chase Jeter — the 10th overall player in the 2015 class, according to It's...Show More Summary

Michigan Basketball Recruiting: Best-Case Scenarios for Wolverines' 2015 Class

As John Beilein and the Michigan basketball program get prepared to reel in another fine recruiting class for 2015, the best-case scenario may actually be if they land a small class. You see, the Wolverines basically have just one scholarship, according to, to give out at the moment. Show More Summary

Michigan Basketball Recruiting: Latest Updates on Wolverines' 2015 Targets

John Beilein is searching for the one. No, really. He is. According to Verbal Commits, the eighth-year Michigan coach has a single scholarship to offer a 2015 prospect. Signs point to Beilein taking either a shooting or point guard. However, he could go against the grain and sign another forward/winger or center. Show More Summary

Chase Jeter to Duke: Blue Devils Land 5-Star PF Prospect

Chase Jeter, a 5-star power forward in the 2015 class, announced his verbal commitment to Duke on Monday night to bolster next year's crop. ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported the news following Jeter's announcement on ESPNU : Sports Illustrated's...Show More Summary

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