And Then There Were Three

And then there were three. 2016 seemed bent on going out destroying as many unbeaten seasons as possible, cutting the list in half.  With the previous calendar year behind us, we're left with Baylor, Gonzaga, and Villanova. If the past week was any indication, it's not easy to be undefeated.  Heck, if

Recruiting: Miami lands 5-star SG Walker

5-star SG Lonnie Walker announced his commitment to Miami Wednesday, landing the Canes one of the biggest recruits in program history. The 6-5 Walker, from Reading, Pa., is gifted with impressive physical attributes and eyebrow-raising athleticism.  His arrival will ensure Miami boasts one of the top backcourts in 2017-18. 247sports ranked him

Games to Watch: Week 1

Games to Watch: Week 1 SFA @ Kentucky November 11, 6pm SEC Network First day of college basketball and we already have a great game. Kentucky won’t have a cakewalk with their home opener. SFA showed the nation last season that they can hang with the big dogs. Going to the second round

College Pride Press Preseason Top 25

Here at College Pride Press, we value not just the individual familiarity each writer has with their specific school, but the vast wealth of national knowledge that is also present. Using this understanding of the country's entire college basketball landscape, we have constructed our own preseason poll, based upon the

New Face, New Place: Villanova

Omari Spellman- Incoming Freshman Forward (North Royalton, Ohio) At 6’9”, Spellman will help to fill the big man vacancy with the graduation of Daniel Ochefu. At the beginning of the season, it is likely that the starting minutes will go to rising senior Darryl Reynolds, but Spellman has the potential to

Villanova First Weekend Recap and Preview

itation: Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports   Villanova: 86 - UNC-Asheville: 56   On a first round Friday filled with big-time upsets and end of game drama, the Villanova Wildcats took care of business wearing down the UNC-Asheville Bulldogs over the course of 40 minutes, overwhelming them early in the second half and running away

College Pride Press NBA Mock Draft

A couple of the writers are also very big NBA followers and came up with the idea of doing an NBA mock draft. We set the order based on records at the time drafted and rotated amongst the three writers. The great thing about doing the mock draft was that

Winners and Losers from Week 1 of College Basketball

College basketball picked up right where it left off this weekend with a slew of upsets and craziness that no one anticipated. So much so that I don't even know where to start when it comes to winners and losers but I'll try my best to give you a snapshot of