College Basketball Articles

NCAA Tournament 2016: March Madness Bracket Cheat Sheets
Selection Sunday is over. Now the real fun begins. It's time to fill out your bracket for the NCAA Tournament and crush your co-workers and buddies in this year's pick-'em game. But who do you pick? We're here to help with...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Filling out the perfect bracket is one thing, knowing who to follow on Twitter for all of the March Madness events is another. From the crying to the dancing, you're not going to want to miss a minute of this tournament.  Every team...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
The amazing trio is back on the road again.   Charles Barkley, Samuel L. Jackson, and Spike Lee hit the road for their annual Capital One commercial series for March Madness. It's going to be a long, but enjoyable, trip....
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
The stage is set. The NCAA Tournament is set to be a good one. There hasn't been one breakout team and that always makes for good basketball. Keep an eye on the 5 vs. 12 matchups because some of the best upsets happen in those. ...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
How to Watch March Madness without Cable
With the March Madness/NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament beginning on March 15, thousands of people are already searching for ways to watch their favorite basketball teams. Luckily, it’s 2016 and there are more ways than ever to watch...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
It’s been difficult to put this college basketball season into any specific box so far — and that’s a good thing. We’ve been captivated by one superstar freshman that likely won’t make the Big Dance. We’ve seen...
Jake Rose
10 months ago
A look at the economic and social impact of the NCAA Tournament
The impact of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament can be far reaching, from economic to social. Here are a few stats to consider when thinking about March Madness and how it influences our lives.  $1.9 Billion – Hourly losses...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
If America had a soul mate, it would be Dennis Clifford. The Boston College senior was asked about his favorite memory from his time playing basketball with the team and his answer was a simple, "going out to eat." Obviously Clifford...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
The field of 68 for the 2016 NCAA men’s Division I basketball tournament will be announced on Sunday, meaning another installment of March Madness is almost here! The action tips off in Dayton, Ohio, for the “First Four” on March...
Mark Ross
10 months ago
68 Funny March Madness Bracket Team Names for 2016
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament is almost here. Only one person will win your office bracket pick ‘em pool. But everyone can have a funny, silly, or crazy March Madness bracket team or group name. Here are 68 names that should...
Athlon Sports
10 months ago
Well, this isn't going to help the Duke-UNC rivalry. Duke Student Broadcasting trolls North Carolina with its PSA to "Save a Tar Heel", and what would it be without the saddest song in history to accompany it? This is just...
Jasmine Watkins
10 months ago
Kevin Stallings
Selection Sunday is only two weeks away. The hysteria of March Madness will be amplified as the tournament kicks off on St. Patrick’s Day, Thursday, March 17th. Between then and now there is plenty of time for teams to fight their way into...
Brad Spielberger
10 months ago
 Fans in East Lansing, Mich., and Norman, Okla., have something in common — they’re spoiled. The last year or so has been a great time to pull for Michigan State or Oklahoma. In football and men’s basketball, the...
David Fox
10 months ago
The Pac-12 is generally considered the top all-sports conference in college athletics. Stanford alone has won the NACDA Directors’ Cup every year since 1994-95. The top three schools in the 2014-15 Directors’ Cup all came from the...
David Fox
10 months ago
In some ways, the Big Ten could argue it has become the best combined football-basketball conference in recent years. True, the conference has produced just one football championship since 2002 and no basketball championships since 2000. But...
David Fox
10 months ago
Not long ago, one SEC program could easily claim having the best football-basketball coaching tandem in the nation. From 2006-08, Urban Meyer and Billy Donovan won four national championships for Florida. Eight years later, Meyer and Donovan...
David Fox
10 months ago
At this point last season, we ranked Oklahoma as the top coaching duo in the Big 12. It was a pretty easy call. Although the football program was coming off an 8-5 season, Bob Stoops presided over a program that won 10 games or more nine times...
David Fox
11 months ago
Few would argue that Duke is college basketball royalty. Even fewer would argue that one coach is the primary reason Duke is among the bluest of the blue bloods. At the same time, few would argue that Duke is one of the toughest jobs in...
David Fox
11 months ago
Louisville announced a self-impose ban from the ACC and NCAA tournaments for 2016. Official: No ACC Tournament or NCAA Tournament for Louisville in 2016.— Mike Rutherford (@CardChronicle) February 5, 2016 The NCAA is investigating a...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
Shooting free throws is tough. Add in a svelte, 18-time Olympic gold medal winner in his Speedo breaking your concentration and it would be pretty much impossible to hit one. That's exactly what happened when Michael Phelps attended...
Jasmine Watkins
11 months ago
It's always a special moment when a walk-on gets a scholarship. LSU basketball coach Johnny Jones decided to surprise junior guard Henry Shortess with a scholarship as a token of appreciation for all the hard work he's put in. The best...
Jasmine Watkins
12 months ago
If you're upset with a call or no-call, don't trip a referee. Seems like common sense but evidently not. In Oregon State's game against Utah, Jarmal Reid was visibly upset after he was tripped up but didn't get a foul called....
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively. Conference realignment ended a handful of...
David Fox
1 year ago
Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively. Conference realignment ended a handful of...
David Fox
1 year ago
April 6, 2015. Mike Krzyzewski was standing among his players on the floor of Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, listening to the initial notes of “One Shining Moment.” His Duke team had just completed a five-point win over Wisconsin to...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago

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