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Oregon's Dwayne Benjamin Throws Down Reverse Putback Dunk vs. UCLA

It seems like just about everything went right for the Oregon Ducks on Saturday. After a miss from his teammate, Oregon's Dwayne Benjamin threw down a vicious reverse putback slam dunk against the UCLA Bruins. Here's a picture of Benjamin at the moment of impact: Benjamin finished with 15 points on 6-of-6 shooting in the 82-64 win. Show More Summary

Wisconsin vs. Michigan: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

No. 6 Wisconsin is preparing to take on Michigan in Ann Arbor. Stay tuned for pregame updates from the Crisler Center. Follow Joe on Twitter, @JTansey90. Read more College Basketball news on BleacherReport.com

King's Court: SEC May Not Be the Pushover Many Expected Kentucky Would Face

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Depth, size and talent aren't the only reasons so many pundits picked the Kentucky Wildcats—who tout nine McDonald's All-Americans—to finish the regular season with an undefeated record. Their conference played a part...Show More Summary

Nebraska's Walter Pitchford Ejected After Elbowing Michigan State Player in Head

There is no room for this in college basketball. Early in the first half of Saturday's Nebraska-Michigan State game, Cornhuskers big man Walter Pitchford threw an elbow that slammed into Matt Costello's head. Pitchford earned a well-deserved ejection for the blow. [Vine] Read more College Basketball news on BleacherReport.com

Florida State vs. UNC: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

Dealing with myriad injuries to several notable players, North Carolina was still able to thwart Florida State 78-74. The win moved the Tar Heels to 16-4 on the year and 6-1 in the ACC, while the Seminoles head home at 10-10 and 2-5Show More Summary

Kansas vs. Texas: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

A week after falling short in their first major road test of the season, the No. 11 Kansas Jayhawks have to travel to Austin Saturday to face the No. 17 Texas Longhorns. The game, which begins at 2 p.m. ET, presents both teams with a...Show More Summary

The 10 Best Recruiters Among NCAA Basketball Coaches

The playing field is not level in college basketball. Thanks, in part, to a coach’s ability to woo highly rated talent, the best recruiters are also the best winners. You need players. It’s a positive feedback loop that is self-perpetuating:...Show More Summary

Kentucky vs. South Carolina: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The last time Kentucky went this deep into the season without a loss, a trip to South Carolina changed all that. Now, the top-ranked Wildcats again head to Columbia with a perfect record for an SEC game at 12 p.m. ET Saturday against...Show More Summary

Ranking the Deadliest 3-Point Assassins in College Basketball in 2014-15

Tyler Harvey is the deadliest three-point assassin in college basketball since Stephen Curry. He joins the likes of Isiah Umipig and D'Angelo Russell atop our list of the most lethal long-range shooters, hoping to put an end to all of...Show More Summary

Daily Fantasy College Basketball 2015: CBB DraftKings Strategy for Jan. 24

Saturday's slate offers so many games to choose from that DraftKings players can choose between noon and 6 p.m. start times. With a massive selection to choose from, here's a look at the best players from each time slot and a breakdown...Show More Summary

Daily Fantasy College Basketball 2015: DraftKings Bargain Picks for Jan. 24

With so many games to choose from, Saturdays are the best for daily fantasy college basketball. DraftKings provides two sets of contests, ones that start at noon (ET) and others at 6 p.m. for those who like to sleep in on the weekends. No...Show More Summary

Michigan State Basketball: The Most Telling Trends for Spartans in 2014-15

Generally speaking, Michigan State has a decent basketball team this year. However, the Spartans haven’t always played up to expectations—they’re unranked and sit at 13-6 (4-2 Big Ten) heading into Saturday’s game at Nebraska (11-7,Show More Summary

Indiana Hoosiers Cement Themselves as Big Ten Contenders After Win vs. Maryland

Before the 2014-15 college basketball season, many predicted that the Indiana Hoosiers would be near the bottom of the Big Ten standings. Now, after a convincing 89-70 win over the No. 13 Maryland Terrapins, the Hoosiers have put themselves...Show More Summary

Fordham Basketball: Changing of Guard as Mandell Thomas Takes over at the Point

Fordham head coach Tom Pecora said this was coming. Right after the Rams lost to Dayton on Jan. 10, he said personnel changes could be on the way. Pecora proved to be true to his word four days later, when the Rams visited Saint Joseph's. Show More Summary

College Basketball Teams Most Likely to Stay Undefeated in Conference Play

Kentucky might go undefeated this season, but the Wildcats are not the most likely team to finish the year without a conference loss. Over the past decade, an average of exactly two teams per season have finished the season with undefeated conference records. Show More Summary

UNC Basketball: Stock Watch for Tar Heels' Key Players

Riding a four-game winning streak and with some very winnable games coming up, North Carolina is starting to show its true colors after an up-and-down first two months of the 2014-15 season. So, too, are the Tar Heels' key players, who...Show More Summary

Shades of Coach K: Players, Coaches, Media Reflect as Legend's 1,000th Win Nears

Will 1K happen Sunday? Will Madison Square Garden be the stage where Mike Krzyzewski becomes the first men’s college basketball coach to reach 1,000 victories in his career? How fitting that would be. Krzyzewski takes a 25-8 career record into his New York home-away-from-home when Duke faces St. Show More Summary

Midseason Rankings for College Basketball's Player of the Year in 2014-15 Season

We're nearly three months deep into the college basketball season, and the Player of the Year race is paced by the two guys who were everyone's two favorites in the preseason: Duke's Jahlil Okafor and Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky. The two big fellas are putting together two of the best offensive seasons for centers since the turn of the century. Show More Summary

Alabama and Auburn Women's Basketball Players Throw Punches During SEC Clash

Alabama and Auburn are big rivals in all sports, but things got out of control during Thursday night's women's basketball game between the two schools. Near the end of the first half, Alabama's Breanna Hayden and Auburn's Hasina Muhammad began to scuffle after a made free throw. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: Biggest Lessons Learned in ACC Play so Far

Here’s a lesson for you—the Duke basketball team is going to have its work cut out for it if it has any hope of winning an ACC crown. That’s more of a statement about the strength of the top of the conference than the Blue Devils themselves. Show More Summary

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