College basketball

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 11: Head coach Chris Collins of the Northwestern Wildcats reacts during the game against the Michigan State Spartans at the Breslin Center on January 11, 2015 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Does The End Of A College Basketball Game Take Too Long?

When do 60 seconds last 10 minutes? Unfortunately, this isn’t a riddle. The answer is “the end of a close college basketball game.”

01/15/2015

DURHAM, NC - JANUARY 13: Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils reacts during their loss to the Miami Hurricanes at Cameron Indoor Stadium on January 13, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. Miami won 90-74. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

What’s Wrong With Duke?

Like a home run hitter approaching a major milestone, the wins have come slower for Mike Krzyzewski as he nears 1,000 career victories.

01/14/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 21: Head coach Cuonzo Martin of the California Golden Bears looks on from the bench against the Texas Longhorns at Madison Square Garden on November 21, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Where Do Pac-12 Coaches Rank Among Their Peers?

It’s no secret that Pac-12 basketball has been on the decline the past several years. Since UCLA reached its third straight Final Four in 2008, the conference has not had a Final Four team.

01/13/2015

CHICAGO, IL- DECEMBER 20: Kevon Looney #5 of the UCLA Bruins drives to the basket against Trey Lyles #41 of the Kentucky Wildcats during the second half of the CBS Sports Classic on December 20, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The Kentucky Wildcats defeated the UCLA Bruins 83-44. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Top 5 NBA Prospects From The Pac-12 Conference

The Pac-12 has as many as 15 players who might be considered for the NBA draft. Here’s a look at the conference’s top prospects.

01/12/2015

RALEIGH, NC - JANUARY 11: Kyle Washington #32 of the North Carolina State Wolfpack reacts after a dunk against the Duke Blue Devils during their game at PNC Arena on January 11, 2015 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Upset City: College Basketball’s Weekend Surprises

Yesterday was Storm the Court Sunday in college basketball. Fans from Piscataway to Raleigh to Corvallis rushed the floor following upset wins over top programs. How did they happen?

01/12/2015

UCSON, AZ - JANUARY 04: Jonathan Gilling #31 of the Arizona State Sun Devils attempts a steal as Brandon Ashley #21 of the Arizona Wildcats handles the ball during the second half of the college basketball game at McKale Center on January 4, 2015 in Tucson, Arizona. The Wildcats defeated the Sun Devils 73-49. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Pac-12 Basketball Weekend Preview: Arizona Looks To Continue Conference Domination

While it’s early in conference play, Arizona has shown why it was picked first in the preseason poll. The Wildcats are in action on Sunday, looking to remain unbeaten.

01/09/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 9: Mike Talley #1 of the Eastern Michigan Eagles tries to steal the ball from Spike Albrecht #2 of the Michigan Wolverines during the second half at Crisler Arena on December 9, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Eastern Michigan defeated Michigan 45-42. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Three College Basketball Teams Unable To Replace NBA Draftees

Recruit and reload. That is the mantra for many top college basketball teams in the one-and-done era.

01/08/2015

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No. 6 Stanford Women Stun No. 1 UConn In Overtime

Amber Orrange made a go-ahead jumper with 1:38 left in overtime and the tying 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in regulation, sending No. 6 Stanford to an 88-86 victory against top-ranked Connecticut to snap the Huskies’ 47-game winning streak Monday night.

11/17/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 03: Delmon Young #27 of the Baltimore Orioles hits a three run RBI double to deep left feild in the eighth inning against Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 3, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

5 Months When You Forget Sports Aren’t The Only Thing Happening

Is there a better time of the year for sports than now? Well, depends on what you like. Here are five of the best sports months.

10/03/2014

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Federal Judge In San Francisco Rules Against NCAA In Student Athletes’ Lawsuit

A federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA can’t stop college football and basketball players from selling the rights to their names and likenesses, opening the way to athletes getting payouts once their college careers are over.

08/08/2014

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