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Ranking the Big Ten's Basketball Coaches

Top half of league's coaches include some of the nation's best
<p> Ranking the Big Ten's Basketball Coaches</p>

The seventh-ranked coach in the Big Ten has a national title ring. That’s what kind of challenge ranking the Big Ten coaches presents.

College Basketball's Top 10 Coaching Hires for 2012

Our coundown of the top 10 college basketball coaching hires, plus other superlatives
<p> Summing up the college basketball coaching carousel</p>

Only in college basketball could 45 programs make coaching changes and only a handful of them be truly blockbuster. No moves at Arizona or Kentucky as in recent seasons.

The biggest name to move may be Frank Martin from Kansas State to South Carolina. The biggest vacancy was at Illinois, where the Illini struck out on their top candidates before hiring Ohio’s John Groce.

Best Basketball Teams since 2000 Not to Win an NCAA Championship

March Madness can be cruel as one loss ruins a season.
<p> Top Teams since 2000 to Not win a National Championship</p>

The one-and-done format of the NCAA Tournament often leads to the best team going home without a title. Amazing seasons tend to crash and burn in the maelstrom that is March Madness. From the pages of Athlon Sports Monthly, we look at the best teams — since 2000 — to not win it all.