A pair of the nation's premier college basketball programs will do battle on the hardwood Monday night in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and we'll bring you all the action live. The No. 13 North Carolina Tar Heels (16-4, 6-1 ACC) seemShow More Summary
Just like his father Hersey once was, Corey Hawkins is a pretty good scorer. The post Like Father, Like Son: Corey Hawkins is a Scorer appeared first on SLAMonline.
The AP and Coaches' polls are exactly the same this week, with the Kentucky Wildcats holding steady as the No. 1 team in America. The post Kentucky, Virginia, Gonzaga, Duke and Wisconsin Make Up Top Five In AP and Coaches Polls appeared first on SLAMonline.
On Jan. 17, the NCAA's Power Five conferences (Atlantic Coast, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac -12 and Southeastern) voted in favor of providing cost-of-attendance scholarships that will give student-athletes money for certain costs not currently...Show More Summary
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At the top, college basketball's hierarchy remains largely inert. At the bottom, though, is a never-ending fight to try to figure out which teams belong in the conversation and which are better to be written off. For the third straight week, Kentucky and Virginia sit atop the standings as the nation's lone remaining unbeatens. Show More Summary
The Associated Press voters have spoken, and Kentucky remains atop college basketball's AP Top 25 for the 12th consecutive week. Certainly, this comes as no surprise. The Wildcats won both of their games this week to improve to 19-0 on the year. Show More Summary
Take a deep breath, Buckeye Nation—it finally happened. The Ohio State basketball team picked up its first win of the season against a school in the top 50 of the RPI when it knocked off Indiana on Sunday to the tune of 82-70. D’Angelo...Show More Summary
Monday night doesn't provide a slew of games to choose from, but there are still several players to choose from for college basketball lineups. Before the two games get underway, here's a look at an optimal DraftKings lineup and specific...Show More Summary
Kentucky and Virginia remain the only undefeated men's college basketball teams in the country and respectively stayed at No. 1 and No. 2 in this week's Bleacher Report Top 25. For a second consecutive week, things were pretty quiet in Upsetville. Show More Summary
Star-studded college basketball teams like this season’s version of the Kentucky Wildcats are the reason why the idea of tanking is even discussed in the NBA in the first place. After all, in DraftExpress ’ latest mock draft, Karl-Anthony Towns checked in as the projected No. Show More Summary
The Virginia Cavaliers survived perhaps their biggest scare of the season on Sunday, defeating in-state rival Virginia Tech, 50-47. The win improved the second-ranked Cavaliers to 19-0 (7-0 in the ACC) on the season. A late 12-0 runShow More Summary
Mike Krzyzewski reached 1,000 career wins on Sunday afternoon against St. John's, but it is just one of many memorable wins for one of the greatest coaches in the history of college basketball. After all, how could a nonconference regular-season...Show More Summary
Mike Kryszewski gets his 1,000th win—he is now the only coach in D-I history to reach that total. The post No. 5 Duke Beats St. John’s 77-68, Coach K Wins 1,000th Game appeared first on SLAMonline.
First to 1,000. Mike Krzyzewski arrived at the milestone on Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden—the first men's Division I college basketball coach ever to win 1,000 games—and it's an accomplishment that should go smack dab at the top of his biography. John Wooden won 10 titles, and that's something that will never be touched. Show More Summary
In 1975, a young head coach by the name of Mike Krzyzewski, leading a small Army program at the Gillis Field House, earned his first career win. Almost 40 years later, and about 60 miles south, he has captured No. 1,000. Almost like a movie script, history was set inside Madison Square Garden, the mecca of basketball, as No. Show More Summary
For a while, everything that could go wrong for Virginia did. Open shots clanged off the rim, well-designed set plays went nowhere and Virginia Tech's formerly stagnant offense was suddenly red hot. Then the universe righted itself just in time for the Cavaliers to make a thrilling comeback. Show More Summary
You get a two for one deal today here at the Bamahoops blog thanks for my neglecting to recap the Arkansas game last Thursday. We played respectably well in Fayetteville, in a tough environment against a big team that is a bad matchup for us. Show More Summary
After seven games of conference play, the North Carolina Tar Heels are sitting pretty near the top of the ACC standings with a 6-1 record. For the Tar Heels to remain among the top teams in the conference during the next two weeks, they...Show More Summary
Mike Krzyzewski says it's just another game, and he might genuinely feel that way, but the eyes of the college basketball world will be trained on Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon as the iconic coach looks to secure a record 1,000th win. His No. Show More Summary