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  1. CBS Unofficial Coaches Poll
  2. Mid-Summer Preseason Rankings
  3. ACC Offseason Storylines to Follow
  4. Four Big Ten Offseason Storylines to Follow
  5. Big East Key Offseason Questions
September 4, 2017
CBS Unofficial Coaches Poll

CBS Unofficial Coaches Poll By: Zachery Bonzheim   CBS recently made their own unofficial preseason “Coaches Poll”. This poll was unique in the way that all of those polled were completely anonymous and unlike the “USA Today Coaches Poll”, instead of ranking the Top 25 teams, they were asked specific questions and their answers were…

June 28, 2017
Mid-Summer Preseason Rankings

Mid-Summer Preseason Rankings By Zachery Bonzheim         It’s the middle of the summer and the NBA Draft has just finished. We saw numerous underclassmen leave early and yet still, some decided to postpone their professional careers for another chance of raising a banner to come April. With recruits falling into place and…

April 28, 2017
ACC Offseason Storylines to Follow

Now that we are back in the midst of the long offseason, it’s time to look at some key ACC storylines to keep an eye on in coming months. NCAA Punishments (Maybe): Rinse – Recycle – Repeat! This has become an annual bullet point on the ACC offseason storyline list, but maybe it will be the last time we have…

April 27, 2017
Four Big Ten Offseason Storylines to Follow

Now that the 2016-17 college basketball season has been put to bed, it’s time for hoopheads to peer into the future and prepare for the 2017-18 season. There is a fair amount of intrigue attached to how the Big Ten will look next season, so here’s a quick look at the biggest stories to consider within the…

April 26, 2017
Big East Key Offseason Questions

The long offseason days of transfers, NBA Draft declarations and coaching changes are now upon us. This time of year has a way of inspiring hope that next season will bring about improvement, that maybe this time things will be different. Below is a list of a few key questions that Big East teams will attempt to solve over the coming…

April 24, 2017
Big 12 Offseason Storylines to Follow

The Big 12 had a decent but ultimately unimpressive showing in this year’s postseason. Of the league’s six NCAA Tournament teams, three advanced to the Sweet Sixteen, but only one advanced to the Elite Eight, and we all know what happened from there as Kansas flamed out to Jordan Bell and the Oregon Ducks. With…

April 23, 2017
Top Unsigned 2017 Recruits

Bryan Mauro-Contributing Writer (@threecolorbeard) Now that the first live period for recruiting has started, there are a lot of top recruits still left out on the market.  There is a month left until the late signing day, so we should see resolution on many of these kids by the end of the month.  There will…

April 21, 2017
2016-17 ACC Year In Review

As with any college basketball season, the ACC experienced its ups and downs during the 2016-17 campaign. The obvious highlight was North Carolina capturing its sixth National Championship — the 14th time an ACC school has won the grand prize. Despite Duke’s late push in the ACC Tournament, the Tar Heels were the league’s best…

April 19, 2017
Early Applicants for the NBA Draft

Early Applicants for the NBA Draft By Zachery Bonzheim     The NBA Draft is a couple of months away and the early entry period is almost over. Players can declare for the draft until April 24 and withdraw any time until May 24 while maintaining their NCAA eligibility, as long as they don’t hire…

April 19, 2017
A Composite “Way Too Early Top 25”

A Composite “Way Too Early Top 25” by: Zachery Bonzheim   The 2016-17 season is over and it’s already time to focus on the next season. Within the last week, nine notable college basketball news sources released their “Way Too Early Top 25’s”. These polls are very likely to change with recruits making final choices,…

April 18, 2017
You Want Future March Madness Sites? The NCAA Released Four Seasons’ Worth

You can start mapping your March travel plans all the way out to 2022. On Tuesday afternoon, the NCAA named the bulk of its championship sites for the 2018-19 through 2021-22 academic years. Since this is a college basketball blog, this post will naturally focus on the arenas that will serve as stops on the…

April 7, 2017
Lavar Ball calls out “White Players”

We already endured April Fools day just a few days ago.  As my phone started blowing up this evening, I had to check the date to make sure it wasn’t actually April 1. Lavar Ball told Clay Fowler (@clay_fowler) of the Inland Valley Daily Journal “Realistically you can’t win no championship with three white guys…

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