Category: NCAA Basketball

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Feb 15

Is Kentucky in real danger of missing the NCAA tournament? (Yahoo Sports)

The Wildcats have dropped four straight to fall below .500 in the SEC and the remaining schedule features several difficult games.

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Feb 14

College basketball picks for February 14 (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo Sports’ Brad Evans offers his picks against the spread for college basketball games including Clemson/Florida St, Kentucky/Auburn, and Nevada/Boise St.

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Feb 14

Why Nebraska is on pace to be this year's toughest bubble team to evaluate (Yahoo Sports)

Why Nebraska is on pace to be this year's toughest bubble team to evaluate

The Huskers are 20-8 overall and 11-4 in the Big Ten, but they’ve only beaten one likely NCAA tournament team all season.

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Feb 13

Sources: Top prospect with ties to federal basketball corruption probe will commit to Villanova (Yahoo Sports)

Sources: Top prospect with ties to federal basketball corruption probe will commit to Villanova

Quinerly is considered one of the country’s best point guards, but he’s ensnared in the pending federal basketball corruption case.

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Feb 13

Buzzer beater caps Bucknell's miracle rally from eight down in last 30 seconds (Yahoo Sports)

Buzzer beater caps Bucknell's miracle rally from eight down in last 30 seconds

Kimbal Mackenzie punctuated the season’s most improbable comeback with a 3-pointer from the right corner as time expired.

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Feb 13

College basketball picks for February 13 (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo Sports’ Brad Evans offers his picks against the spread for college basketball games including Kansas/Iowa St, Virginia/Miami, and Oklahoma/Texas Tech.

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Feb 13

College basketball picks for February 13 (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo Sports’ Brad Evans offers his picks against the spread for college basketball games including Kansas/Iowa St, Virginia/Miami, and Oklahoma/Texas Tech.

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Feb 13

Forde Minutes: Biggest surprises this college basketball season (Yahoo Sports)

While a few power programs are sliding, five unusual suspects have jumped up to take their place.

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Feb 13

Forde Minutes: How Oklahoma's Trae Young lost his grip on Player of the Year (Yahoo Sports)

Forde Minutes: How Oklahoma's Trae Young lost his grip on Player of the Year

Young and the Sooners have hit a rough patch, which could tank his POY candidacy. Here are five others that could overtake him and win college basketball’s top award.

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Feb 12

Andy Kennedy's successor at Ole Miss may struggle to match his success (Yahoo Sports)

Kennedy will step down at the end of the season after a 12-year tenure that included nine 20-win seasons.

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Feb 12

Five player of the year candidates not named Trae Young (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo Sports’ Pat Forde runs down some auxiliary candidates for National Player of the Year in college basketball

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Feb 12

Virginia Tech rising after monumental win (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo Sports’ Brad Evans looks at his biggest risers and fallers on his bracket big board after last week’s college hoops contests.

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Feb 11

Five takeaways from the selection committee's preliminary bracket reveal (Yahoo Sports)

What the selection committee got right, what it got wrong and what we can learn from its approach in advanc

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Feb 11

Big East lands pair of No. 1 seeds in Sunday's midseason bracket reveal (Yahoo Sports)

Villanova and Xavier joined No. 1 overall seed Virginia and Purdue

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Feb 11

Gonzaga avenges previous loss to Saint Mary's by neutralizing Jock Landale (Yahoo Sports)

Gonzaga avenges previous loss to Saint Mary's by neutralizing Jock Landale

The All-American candidate only attempted four shots as the Zags’ crisp double teams repeatedly forced the ball out of his hands.

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Feb 11

Dizzying week of upsets lends mystery to Sunday's midseason bracket reveal (Yahoo Sports)

Villanova, Virginia and Xavier have strong cases for a No. 1 seed on Sunday, but the fourth team on the top seed line will be a tough choice.

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