CPP Top 100: #16 Hamidou Diallo

Hamidou Diallo Kentucky Redshirt Freshman Stats: Did not play in 2016-2017 Why they are here? Based on raw talent alone, Hamidou Diallo might be one of the best players in the country. The highly-touted Diallo came over to Kentucky in the middle of last season after making the decision to leave Brewster Academy early. While

CPP Top 100: #14 Robert Williams

Robert Williams Texas A&M F 6’10 241 Sophomore 2016-2017 Stats: 11.3 Ppg, 8.2 Rpg, 1.4 Apg Why They Are Here Ranked only #50 in his recruiting class, Robert Williams seemed to play with a chip on his shoulder his freshman year and people started to take notice. Williams is a full-grown man. He made scouts reflect

CPP Top 100: #18 Kevin Knox

Kevin Knox Kentucky F 6’9 215 Freshman 2016-2017 Stats: N/A Why They Are Here Kevin Knox may be the most underrated player in this entire class which is scary considering how highly he’s rated. A lot of this has to do with the fact that he is very young for this class as he just turned

CPP Top 100: #29 Yante Maten

Yante Maten Georgia F 6’8 240 Senior 2016-2017 Stats: 18.2 Ppg, 6.8 Rpg, 1.4 Apg Why They Are Here A guaranteed All-SEC selection this year and a potential SEC player of the year candidate, Yante Maten was named All-SEC first team last year and came back this year looking for more. He was also named as

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: #99 John Petty

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

CPP Top 100: #100 Austin Wiley

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

Tremont Waters to LSU

The recruitments of 16-18 year old high school basketball players are often “head-scratching,” to say the least. This applies directly to Tremont Waters and his roller coaster of a recruitment. Early on in the 2016-2017 college basketball season when the Indiana Hoosiers had wins over Kansas and North Carolina, there

Jonathon Warriner’s Bracketology: Post NBA Draft Decision Deadline

          West Region (Los Angeles) 1.Arizona (San Diego) 16.Stephen F. Austin 8.Baylor 9.Nevada 4.Miami (Boise) 13.Grand Canyon 5.St. Mary’s 12.Bucknell 3.Minnesota (Wichita) 14.Troy 6.Notre Dame 11.SMU 2.Wichita State (Dallas) 15.South Dakota 7.Virginia 10.VCU South Region (Atlanta) 1.Duke (Charlotte) 16.Hampton/ St. Peter’s 8.Maryland 9.Oklahoma 4.Seton Hall (Detroit) 13.Akron 5.Alabama 12.Oakland 3.West Virginia (Pittsburgh) 14.Charleston 6.Purdue 11.Georgia Tech/ Vanderbilt 2.Kentucky (Nashville) 15.UNC Asheville 7.Butler 10.Iowa East Region (Boston) 1.Michigan State (Detroit) 16.St. Francis (PA)/ Idaho 8.Texas 9.Arkansas 4.Florida (Dallas) 13.Louisiana Tech 5.Northwestern 12.Vermont 3.North Carolina (Charlotte) 14.Jacksonville State 6.Cincinnati 11.Oregon 2.Villanova (Pittsburgh) 15.Furman 7.Rhode Island 10.Florida State Midwest Region (Omaha) 1.Kansas

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

Why We Can Talk About Missouri Basketball Again

It’s been a weird couple of months in Columbia, Missouri. Weird in a good way, though. A really good way. Let’s talk it out.   On March 5th, Kim Anderson was fired as head coach of the Tigers, a position he held from 2014-2017. In those three seasons, he was 27-68. That