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Best college basketball programs since 2015-2016 A-Z

College basketball teams rise and fall year after year. Keeping a consistent program is a challenge and a struggle and breaking into the ranks of the elite can be even more difficult. Join in as we take a look at the best college basketball programs since the 2015-2016 season from A-Z. Determining what makes a great college basketball program can

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Each College Basketball Recruiting “Bust” Since 2000

As the popularity of the “one and done” keeps increasing in college basketball, people want to keep up with what happens on the recruiting end for teams. This results in a bigger spotlight for players in high school, whether from college recruiters or the media. Since 1998, RCSI has released high school recruiting rankings for basketball, and since then, Rivals,

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Early season tournament predictions and players to look out for

Starting on Thursday, there are some great early season college basketball tournaments. I’m going to give readers my predictions and what players fans should look out for. Myrtle Beach Invitational I believe the favorite, Villanova, will win this tournament. However, Baylor or Mississippi State could definitely win this tournament as well. Villanova shouldn’t have any problems in the first round

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Bubble Watch: The Case Against Temple

The Temple Owls, currently sitting at 20-7, 10-5 in the American, currently sit on the elusive bubble of the NCAA Tournament field of 68. Although Temple’s record is one of the better on the bubble, it holds one win in three games versus top 25 opponents, making Temple a questionable selection for the committee. In November, Temple scheduled three games

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Week Two Takeaways

The college basketball season is off and running. Throughout the first two weeks there have been buzzer beaters, overtime games, shocking blowouts, and some amazing upsets. If one didn’t look at the calendar and see that it is only November 18 it could easily be mistaking for March. Feast week has made its way to the forefront and will stay

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AAC Tournament Preview

The Favorites: Wichita State, Cincinnati, and Houston all split their regular season series against one another so there is no clear cut favorite. If I had to bet money, I would pick Cincinnati because they have an easier path to the finals as Wichita State and Houston have a potential showdown in the semifinals.   Quarterfinal matchups that the favorites want

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AAC Key Matchups: Wichita State Ends Cinncinati’s Longest Active Home Winning Streak

Landry Shamet lead the way for the Shockers with 19 points as the 19th ranked Shockers pull out a close 76-72 victory over the 5th ranked Bearcats. This was the marquee victory Wichita State has been looking for all season. Wichita State remained in the lead throughout the game, but the Bearcats didn’t give them much breathing room. They managed

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AAC Key Matchups: Cincinnati Dominates SMU

Cincinnati won in the most Cincinnati way possible. Ugly. Poor shooting and tons of free throws all game long for both sides. The Bearcats only shot 41.4%, but they held SMU to 37.5% shooting. And they won the turnover battle by 7. This culminated into Cincinnati pushing their NCAA-leading home winning streak to 35, winning the game 76-56. This is

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