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College, NBA, NBA Draft / May 29, 2013 / 4:30 pm

NBA Draft Fast Five: 5 Second-Round Prospects That You Need To Know About

Nerlens Noel

Nerlens Noel (photo. UK Athletics/Chet White)

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 / Nov 21, 2011 / 2:30 pm

Monday Madness: College Basketball’s Weekend In Review

Scoop Jardine

Scoop Jardine (photo. Syracuse University Athletic Communications)

OK, college football, you got this one.

Responding to a week of college basketball that started strong with ESPN’s 24-hour tip-off marathon, then got scandalous with news of a potential catastrophe at Syracuse, the gridiron guys regained the spotlight with some Top-5 upsets and plenty of down-to-the-wire thrillers.

But even though college hoops took a comfortable backseat to the BCS, NFL and NASCAR, that doesn’t mean it was uneventful. Here are the best and worst of the weekend: Read More »