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NCAA Tournament Regulars in Danger of Missing the Big Dance in 2015

Marquette tops our list of NCAA tournament regulars most in danger of missing the Big Dance in 2015. To be defined as a tournament regular, schools need to have either competed in at least 10 of the 15 tournaments since 2000 or competed...Show More Summary

20 'Midnight Madness' Celebrations We Can't Wait to See for the 2014-15 Season

In college basketball, the madness isn't just reserved for March. Though we're months away from the NCAA tournament and all its wild and crazy glory, we're only a few weeks from the start of the 2014-15 season. And to celebrate thatShow More Summary

Predicting the Best 3-Point Shooting Teams in NCAA Basketball for 2014-15 Season

Predicting which college basketball teams will successfully attempt the most three-pointers is hardly an exact science, but it's pretty safe to assume that Michigan will be among the best in the nation. It's such an inexact science,Show More Summary

Illinois Basketball: Predictions for Illini' 2014-15 Team Awards

In 2013-14, Illinois' Rayvonte Rice was awarded the team's Most Valuable Player honor. Fellow transfer Aaron Cosby was given the team's Most Improved Player Award, despite sitting out the 2013-14 campaign after coming to Champaign from...Show More Summary

Villanova Basketball: Predictions for Wildcats' 2014-15 Team Awards

Since the college basketball season is just a month away, it is time to go into prediction mode about the Villanova Wildcats. Here we take a look at who will win the individual awards at the season's end. Five different players takeShow More Summary

2014-15 Schedule Preview - Xavier Musketeers

Alabama will play its first true road game of the season at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio against the Xavier Musketeers. The game is a return game in a home-and-home series, which began last season in Tuscaloosa. Xavier overcame a 12-point deficit in the 2nd half to defeat Alabama, 77-74. Show More Summary

Duke Basketball: What Will Rasheed Sulaimon's Role Be in 2014-15?

A group of freshmen can have all the talent in the world, but there is a major difference between high school basketball or the Amateur Athletic Union circuit and playing on the road in the ACC with Duke on the front of your jersey. The...Show More Summary

Fordham Basketball: 5 Players to Watch as Camp Opens

For all intents and purposes, Fordham's 2014-15 season begins today. Though the Rams have been working out since the spring, today is their first official practice, one that comes a little more than five weeks before the team opens the...Show More Summary

Michigan Basketball: Setting Pass/Fail Marks for Key Players in 2014-15

For Michigan to have a successful basketball season in 2014-15, several players will have to play up to or exceed expectations. Whether they pass or fail those expectations should determine how the season is defined. The Wolverines return...Show More Summary

10 Players Who Will Become Household Names in 2014-15 College Basketball Season

College basketball had an array of veteran stars last season, with several seniors making the various All-American teams. Whether any became true "household names," however, is up for some debate. This season doesn't feature a guy mounting an assault on the all-time record books the way Doug McDermott did. Show More Summary

UNC's Kennedy Meeks Lip-Syncs 'I Will Always Love You' at 'Late Night with Roy'

The North Carolina Tar Heels hold an annual preseason "Late Night With Roy" event that allows the basketball team to have some fun in front of the fans. This year, forward Kennedy Meeks stole the show by lip-syncing Whitney Houston's "I Will Always Love You." Meeks didn't just sit there and try to calmly serenade the crowd. Show More Summary

2014-15 Schedule Preview - South Florida Bulls

The December portion of the schedule begins with a visit from the South Florida Bulls, in a return game from last season when the Bulls beat Bama 66-64 in Tampa. That was one of the few bright spots for South Florida, as they finished 12-20, and fired head coach Stan Heath. Show More Summary

Ranking the 12 Loudest Venues in College Basketball

Home court matters. It especially matters when you have a bunch of emotionally charged, chemically enhanced co-eds painted every color of the rainbow yelling invectives at an equally young man shooting a free throw. Maybe baseball’s sabermetricians should analyze how many wins certain home courts are worth. Show More Summary

2014-15 Schedule Preview - Maryland Terrapins/Arizona State Sun Devils

Alabama will close the CBE Classic against one of these two teams, providing our beloved Crimson Tide with back-to-back opportunities to notch non-conference victories against Power 5 conference schools.Like Alabama, 2013-14 was a disappointing year for the Maryland Terrapins relative to the talent on their roster. Show More Summary

Steve Alford and UCLA Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

Coming off of the school's best NCAA tournament performance since 2008, the UCLA Bruins have rewarded head coach Steve Alford with a contract extension. According to Jeff Borzello of CBS Sports, Alford's agreement with the Bruins isShow More Summary

Ranking College Basketball Conferences by Projected 2015 NCAA Tournament Bids

Based on projected bids for the 2015 NCAA tournament, the Big 12 enters the 2014-15 college basketball season as the best conference in the nation. Quantifying a qualitative statistic like "best" conference is hardly an exact science,...Show More Summary

Midnight Madness 2014: Schedule for Top NCAA Basketball Teams

Not every college basketball power needs to have a Midnight Madness celebration. The ones that do just tend to be more fun. Designed by programs to mark the true beginning of the season, Midnight Madness has basically become a raucous nationwide free-for-all. Show More Summary

NBA Skills Coach Does Pushup, Hits Behind-the-Back Half-Court Shot

NBA skills coach DJ Sackmann needs to teach players this shot. Watch the video above as he does a pushup then proceeds to hit a behind-the-back half-court shot. I wouldn't recommend trying that at home, because it looks like it requires some serious coordination. [ Instagram, h/t Bob's Blitz] Read more College Basketball news on BleacherReport.com

Michigan Basketball: Finding Chemistry Key for Versatile Wolverines in 2014-15

Mixing and matching has always been one of John Beilein’s strengths. Now in his eighth year as Michigan basketball’s head coach, the celebrated tactician will undoubtedly take some time to twist and turn his roster until he’s comfortable...Show More Summary

2014-15 Schedule Preview - Iowa State Cyclones

The CBE Classic will resume in St. Louis on Monday, November 24th. Alabama will have an opportunity for a major statement against what should be a top 25 ranked Iowa State program.Former Cyclone and current head coach Fred Hoiberg has done a stellar job in rebuilding this basketball program. Show More Summary

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