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College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 29, 2013 / 3:17 pm

10 Undrafted Players That You Should Watch Out For Next Year

Seth Curry

Seth Curry (photo. Jon Gardiner, Duke Photography)

Didn’t get your name called at the NBA Draft? There is still a chance to prove redemption. A lot of talented players failed to get drafted, partly due to the higher level of international talent pushing some college stars out of the second round. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 12, 2013 / 2:00 pm

Fast Five: The 5 Best “On The Bubble” First-Round Prospects In The 2013 NBA Draft

Ray McCallum Jr.

Ray McCallum Jr. (photo. UDM Sports Info)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in workouts. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA Draft, Overseas / Jan 2, 2013 / 12:30 pm

Fast 5: Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft Class, Vol. 5

Shabazz Muhammad

Shabazz Muhammad (photo. Matt Scott)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Dec 5, 2012 / 2:30 pm

Fast 5: Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft Class, Vol. 1

Cody Zeller

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College / Dec 5, 2011 / 12:00 pm

Monday Madness: Best & Worst of the College Basketball Weekend

Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis (photo. Britney McIntosh/UK Athletics)

The first month of the college hoops season has already had enough defining moments to warrant the Luther Vandross treatment.

There was the poignant high of Coach K surpassing his mentor Bob Knight as the all-time leader in NCAA D-I coaching wins; the gut-wrenching (and ongoing) low of Syracuse assistant Bernie Fine throwing his program into scandal; the inspiring comeback stories of Arizona forward Kevin Parrom and Kansas forward Thomas Robinson; made-for-March upsets like UNLV over North Carolina, Presbyterian over Cincinnati, and Central Florida over UConn; and big-time matchups like Ohio State vs. Duke, Kentucky vs. Kansas, and Syracuse vs. Florida that were dipped in Tournament atmosphere.

This past weekend, though, gave us the most thrilling game, the highest display of talent, and the most grand exhibition of the best of college basketball, all wrapped in one 40-minute showcase in Lexington, Ky. Here is that game, plus the rest of the best and worst of the weekend: Read More »