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Marquette Golden Eagles 2016-17 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

Luke Fischer poised to take Marquette back to the NCA Tournament
Marquette Golden Eagles 2016-17 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

Henry Ellenson’s short stay in Milwaukee didn’t result in a postseason berth, but he had the best freshman season in Marquette history. However, just because Ellenson is gone to the NBA, it doesn’t mean that the cupboard is bare.

 

Marquette brings back six players who averaged more than 23 minutes per game. Haanif Cheatham and Traci Carter return after promising freshman campaigns, while Luke Fischer, Duane Wilson and Jajuan Johnson give the Golden Eagles a solid core of upperclassmen.

 

Big East Basketball 2016-17 Preview, Predictions and All-Conference Team

With Villanova and Xavier leading the way, Big East retains power conference status
Big East Basketball 2016-17 Preview, Predictions and All-Conference Team

The new-look Big East enjoyed a banner season in 2015-16, proving the reconfigured conference will be able to hang with its football-focused brethren.

 

Villanova claimed the national championship, but that was only part of the story for the Big East. Xavier spent most of the season ranked in the top 10. Seton Hall surged late in the year to claim the Big East tournament title. And Providence had two of the must-see players of the year in Kris Dunn and Ben Bentil. Butler had a solid season itself, giving the Big East five NCAA Tournament teams.

 

College Football Week 10 Awards

Athlon hands out the awards from the Week 10 action.
College Football Week 10 Awards 2016

Week 10 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments.

SEC Week 10 Awards

Athlon hands out the awards from the Week 10 action in the SEC.
SEC Week 10 Awards 2016

Week 10 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments from the SEC. Alabama's defense and quarterback Jalen Hurts carried the Crimson Tide to a 10-0 victory in Death Valley over LSU, while Texas A&M's playoff hopes disappeared in a loss at Mississippi State. Quarterback Sean White didn't start for Auburn due to injury, but his return in the second half helped the Tigers avoid a loss against a tough Vanderbilt team.

BYU Cougars vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Preview and Prediction

Taysom Hill and the Cougars head to Cincinnati to take on the Bearcats in a battle of teams looking to get a step closer to bowl eligibility
BYU Cougars vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Preview and Prediction

A pair of 4-4 football teams looking to become one step closer to bowl eligibility highlights Saturday’s game between BYU and Cincinnati.

 

Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Florida Gators Preview and Prediction

The Razorbacks and Gators meet on Saturday in Fayetteville.
Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Florida Gators Preview and Prediction 2016

Arkansas returns to action after a much-needed bye last Saturday, as the Razorbacks host Florida in a critical game for positioning within the SEC. Thanks to Tennessee’s three-game losing streak in league play, the Gators now control their destiny in the SEC East.

Alabama Crimson Tide vs. LSU Tigers Preview and Prediction

The Crimson Tide and Tigers meet in Death Valley on Saturday night.
Alabama Crimson Tide vs. LSU Tigers Preview and Prediction 2016

Baton Rouge is the epicenter of college football’s Week 10 slate, as Alabama travels to Death Valley to take on LSU in a clash between two of the SEC’s top teams.

 

Colorado Buffaloes 2016-17 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

George King leads talented, but unproven Buffaloes
Colorado Buffaloes 2016-17 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

Tad Boyle came to Colorado in 2010 with the intention of turning the Buffaloes into winners, and he wasn’t looking for a quick fix.

 

“The challenge with Colorado basketball isn’t to build a successful team; it’s to build a successful program that can sustain itself over the course of time,” Boyle says.

 

Cal Bears 2016-17 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

Expectations are tempered for Cal and Ivan Rabb
Cal Bears 2016-17 Basketball Team Preview and Prediction

Maybe a season with lowered expectations is just what the Golden Bears need.

 

“I think we have a chance to be just as good as anybody in the league,” Cal coach Cuonzo Martin says. “On paper, it’s Oregon. After that, everybody’s talented.”

 

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