NCAA Tournament Preview: #7 South Carolina vs. #10 Marquette

#7 South Carolina vs #10 Marquette  Greenville, SC 9:50 pm, TBS   March Preview: South Carolina Gamecocks   South Carolina  22-10, (12-6) Player to Watch: Sindarius Thornwell: ppg 21.0 rpg 7.2 apg 2.8   Thornwell’s individual play throughout the season represents South Carolina’s play as a team: When Thornwell is on, so is the team.  He is a pure scorer

NCAA Tournament Preview: #4 Florida vs. #13 East Tennessee State

#4 Florida Gators vs. #13 East Tennessee State Buccaneers East Region  Thursday, March 16, 2017 (3:10 PM ET, TruTV) Florida Gators  (24-8) 14-4 SEC Player to Watch: KeVaughn Allen (13.9 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 1.4 APG) Florida doesn't have any projected lottery picks or star-studded players.  Allen has been a consistent scorer this year while shooting 45% from

NCAA Tournament Preview: #8 Northwestern Wildcats vs. #9 Vanderbilt Commodores

#8 Northwestern vs. #9 Vanderbilt West Region March Preview: Northwestern Wildcats #8 Northwestern:  23-11, (10-8) Player to watch: Bryant McIntosh Remember when Indiana didn’t recruit in-state, state champion Bryant McIntosh? Northwestern fans do, and they sure are thankful to Tom Crean. Averaging 14.4 ppg and 5.2 apg, McIntosh hasn’t necessarily put up great numbers on

March Preview: South Carolina Gamecocks

  The Gamecocks are heading for just their 9th ever tournament appearance after one of the best regular seasons in recent memory. This is their first trip to the Big Dance since 2004. Look out, because this team will definitely trying to be making some noise this year.   Strengths:   Rebounding has been huge

March Preview: Florida Gators

  Despite being stuck in one of the most top heavy basketball conferences in the nation, Florida has made a name for themselves yet again this year. The Gators will be looking for their third national championship in their twentieth tournament appearance.   Strengths:   Florida has great length which leads to shot blocking

Bracketology Preview: SEC Predictions

After a short weekend break to watch some crazy college basketball, Day 4 of my Bracketology Previews has begun! Today, we will take an in-depth look at the SEC and some teams that are possibly being overlooked by those across the country! The SEC does not usually get a lot

Noah Holley Bracketology: January 23, 2017

  Past updates: January 11 January 19 EAST (Sites: Buffalo, Orlando, Milwaukee, Greenville) 1 Villanova vs 16 NC Central/Fairleigh Dickinson 8 Virginia Tech vs 9 TCU 5 Wisconsin vs 12 Nevada 4 Louisville vs 13 Valparaiso 6 Maryland vs 11 UNC-Wilmington 3 Creighton vs 14 Belmont 7 SMU vs 10 Texas Tech 2 Kentucky vs 15 Princeton SOUTH (Sites: Tulsa, Indianapolis, Greenville, Sacramento) 1

Noah Holley Bracketology: January 19, 2017

Past updates: January 11 (Key: ↑-moved up, ↓-moved down, italics-new team to bracket, *-automatic bid) EAST Buffalo 1 Villanova* vs 16 LIU Brooklyn*/Texas Southern* 8 TCU vs 9 Clemson↓ Indianapolis 5 Maryland↑ vs 12 Akron↑* 4 Notre Dame vs 13 Valparaiso* Greenville 6 Purdue↓ vs 11 Illinois State* 3 North Carolina↑ vs 14 UNC Greensboro* Buffalo 7 Xavier↓ vs 10 Arkansas 2 Kentucky* vs 15 Maryland-Baltimore County* SOUTH Orlando 1

Recruiting: 5-star Diallo chooses Kentucky

5-star shooting guard Hamidou Diallo announced his commitment to Kentucky yesterday.  He is ranked no. 11 in the ESPN 100. Diallo attends Putnam Science Academy in Connecticut. Diallo will immediately enroll at Kentucky, but is not expected to play until next season.  There is little room for him in Kentucky's loaded backcourt. Diallo

5 Things Around College Basketball

  1. What do you make of the Big Ten so far? Ryan - If you’d have asked anyone before the season who the Goliaths of the conference would turn out to be, you’d likely have received the same answer every time. This league appeared to be built around Indiana, Purdue, Michigan