Tag Archives: Missouri

The X and Dru Show

Crafty, elusive, and clutch are three adjectives to describe the Missouri Tigers backcourt. Dru Smith and Xavier Pinson are going to have to carry a lot of load next year for the Tigers, if they want to be successful. They did this year, and expectations are much higher for next year. Smith, who will be a senior next year is

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SEC Awards and Tournament Predictions

Heading into the season, the SEC was expected to be a stacked conference. Florida was expected to win the SEC by many people after landing transfer Kerry Blackshear Jr. However, Florida fell out of the AP Top 25 rankings early on and never returned. They’re still likely going to make the Tournament, but fans were expecting more from the regular

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SEC 2019/20 Season Preview

In the 2018/19 season, the SEC had seven teams head into March looking to hoist the national championship trophy. Auburn won their second-ever SEC Championship and worked their way to the Final Four before losing to Virginia, 62-63. With three teams in the top ten recruiting rankings, the SEC is poised to have young talent carry into this year and

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Ranking the 10 Best JuCo Transfers in This Upcoming Season

What makes college sports so entertaining, particularly college basketball, is the endless cycle of incoming players. Every season, college hoops brings in electric freshman who dominate at the college level for one year and head off to the NBA. However, these players are young, and their age is often seen by poor judgement, lack of leadership, etc. What is often

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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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SEC 2018-2019 Season Preview

            With nine SEC Teams making the cut into the Round of 64 of last year’s March Madness, the Southeastern Conference is bound to be a race for the top seed in the Conference Tournament. Here are my Conference predictions for the 2018-2019 College Basketball season. Projected Standings (Regular Season) Kentucky Wildcats Tennessee Volunteers Florida

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