CPP Top 100: #5 Bonzie Colson

Leading up the season we are doing a countdown of the Top 100 players in college basketball. These rankings are based on a poll made up of 14 CPP writers. These writers span from UCLA to Seton Hall so there is very little bias. Each day we will release the

Special Solar eclipse day Bracketology

          Special Solar eclipse day Bracketology by: Jonathon Warriner For some, today might be the last time you will be able to read my Bracketology, due to looking into the sun without Solar eclipse glasses. Enjoy reading my latest predictions, and remember to wear the Solar eclipse glasses before looking at the

Jonathon Warriner’s Bracketology: Update August 1st 2017

West Region (Los Angeles) 1.Arizona (San Diego) 16.Stephen F. Austin 8.Virginia Tech 9.Iowa 4.Seton Hall (Boise) 13.Harvard 5.St. Mary’s 12.Vermont 3.West Virginia (Pittsburgh) 14.Charleston 6.Rhode Island 11.Wake Forest/ Indiana 2.Wichita State (Dallas) 15.South Dakota 7.Gonzaga 10.Georgia Tech South Region (Atlanta) 1.Louisville (Nashville) 16.Hampton/ St. Peter’s 8.Michigan 9.Texas 4.Xavier (Detroit) 13.Akron 5.UCLA 12.Oakland 3.North Carolina (Charlotte) 14.Jacksonville State 6.Northwestern 11.Vanderbilt 2.Kentucky (Nashville) 15.Furman 7.TCU 10.Florida State East Region (Boston) 1.Michigan State (Detroit) 16.St. Francis (PA)/ Idaho 8.Baylor 9.Butler 4.Florida (Dallas) 13.Western Kentucky 5.Notre Dame 12.Bucknell 3.Duke (Charlotte) 14.Florida Gulf Coast 6.Providence 11.Missouri/

CPP Top 100: #78 Matt Farrell

Matt Farrell Notre Dame G 6'1 178 Senior 2016-17 Stats: 14.1 Ppg, 5.4 Ast, 2.0 Reb Why are they here? Matt Farrell came to Notre Dame as a raw point guard out of Point Pleasant Beach High School in New Jersey and has turned into one of the better floor generals in all of college basketball. Farrell's

Jonathon Warriner’s Bracketology: 5-23-2017

West Region (Los Angeles) 1.Arizona (San Diego) 16.St. Francis (PA)/ Idaho 8.Gonzaga 9.Texas 4.Seton Hall (Detroit) 13.Akron 5.Xavier 12.Oakland 3.Minnesota (Wichita) 14.Troy 6.Notre Dame 11.Oregon 2.Wichita State (Dallas) 15.Long Beach State 7.Rhode Island 10.Iowa South Region (Atlanta) 1.North Carolina (Charlotte) 16.Texas Southern 8.Baylor 9.Arkansas 4.Florida (Dallas) 13.Louisiana Tech 5.Miami 12.Illinois State 3.USC (San Diego) 14.Grand Canyon 6.Providence 11.SMU/ Wake Forest 2.Villanova (Pittsburgh) 15.Furman 7.Virginia 10.Oklahoma State East Region (Boston) 1.Michigan State (Detroit) 16.Hampton/ St. Peter’s 8.Virginia Tech 9.Oklahoma 4.UCLA (Boise) 13.Jacksonville State 5.Alabama 12.Vermont 3.West Virginia (Pittsburgh) 14.Florida Gulf Coast 6.Purdue 11.Georgia Tech/ Vanderbilt 2.Duke (Charlotte) 15.UNC

Jonathon Warriner’s Bracketology: 4-18-2017

West Region (Los Angeles) 1.Arizona (San Diego) 16.Idaho/ Texas Southern 8.SMU 9.TCU 4.Gonzaga (Boise) 13.Harvard 5.Northwestern 12.Bucknell 3.Minnesota (Wichita) 14.Troy 6.Virginia 11.UCF/ BYU 2.North Carolina (Charlotte) 15.Furman 7.Xavier 10.Arkansas Midwest Region (Omaha) 1.Kansas (Wichita) 16.Stephen F. Austin 8.Oregon 9.Iowa 4.UCLA (Boise) 13.Jacksonville State 5.Notre Dame 12.Illinois State 3.USC (San Diego) 14.New Mexico State 6.Providence 11.Nevada 2.Wichita State (Dallas) 15.Long Beach State 7.Michigan 10.VCU South Region (Atlanta) 1.Louisville (Nashville) 16.Hampton/ St. Peter’s 8.Butler 9.Maryland 4.Baylor (Dallas) 13.Louisiana Tech 5.Florida 12.Vermont 3.West Virginia (Pittsburgh) 14.Charleston 6.Miami 11.Indiana 2.Kentucky (Nashville) 15.UNC Asheville 7.Rhode Island 10.Georgia Tech East Region (Boston) 1.Michigan State (Detroit) 16.Mount

2016 ACC vs. Big Ten Challenge Preview

Every year, the ACC is put up against the Big Ten for bragging rights as the better basketball conference. Although the ACC had dominated prior to the Big Ten's first win in 2009 (after 10 ACC wins to start the Challenge), the Big Ten has now either tied or won

CPP Podcast: ACC Preview

We are back and better than ever with our Sunday posting podcast. This week we will breakdown the ACC. Thanks to ACC contributors Brett Siegel, Chris Broderick, and Logan Daugherity for giving their opinions of each ACC team for this year. Be sure to follow us on twitter @edupridepress to

ACC Conference Standings Prediction

We polled our student writers to get their projected ACC standings for this year. Check out to see where your favorite team is projected to finish. 1 Duke 2 North Carolina 3 Virginia 4 Louisville 5 Syracuse 6 Virginia Tech 7 Notre Dame 8 Miami 9 NC State 10 Clemson 11 Florida State 12 Pitt 13 Wake Forest 14 Georgia Tech 15 Boston College

5 Reasons Notre Dame Will Win The Championship

5 Reasons Notre Dame Will Win The Championship             With another basketball season approaching, it is time to drink the gold and blue Kool-Aid for Notre Dame basketball! While our expectations this year may be slightly lower than years past with the loss of Demetrius Jackson and Zach Auguste, Notre Dame

New Face, New Place: Notre Dame

Nicola Djogo – SG from Stoney Creek, Canada   Although an unranked commit, Djogo shows athleticism and length for a shooting guard. It is unlikely Djogo will have an immediate impact on the team, but he shows great potential to be a solid four year player. John Mooney – PF from Altamonte Springs,

Report Card: Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame basketball team has a successful season this past year. After achieving the elite eight in 2014-2015, the expectations were lower this season. Despite this, Notre Dame reached the elite eight again this past year and has a promising future to come. This article will grade