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Recapping The Hall Of Fame Classic

Semifinal #1 – San Francisco Defeated Northern Iowa 75-69 I’m not sure if this was a case of USF’s perseverance or UNI’s inability to finish, or maybe a little of both. Regardless, an 11 point halftime lead, which ballooned to 15 just a couple minutes into the second half, wasn’t enough to keep the Dons […]

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Kansas Goes 2-1 In Battle 4 Atlantis

Quarterfinal vs NC State The story of the first round game was the red hot first half for Gradey Dick. The freshman sharpshooter made six three pointers in the first half on just nine attempts. He would finish as the game’s leading scorer, collecting 25 points on the night. An eight point halftime lead for […]

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Previewing the Hall of Fame Classic

The Hall of Fame Classic is set to take place this Monday, kicking off the 22nd edition of the tournament. While it doesn’t boast high powered teams like the Maui Invitational or the Phil Knight Invitational, it does offer some interesting matchups that should be worth a watch. Here is my breakdown for the two […]

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TCU Might Have A Problem

The air was filled with excitement in Fort Worth coming into the season. The Horned Frogs received their highest preseason rankings in program history. They return all five of their starters and seven of their top eight scorers from last year’s team that took number one seed Arizona to overtime in the NCAA Tournament. Their […]

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Big 12 Breakdown – Week 1

The Big 12 figures to once again be one of the top conferences in college basketball season. Here is how the conference fared in the opening week, including Monday’s games since I am a day late on getting this out. Kansas The defending National Champions had no trouble in their first two games, trailing for […]

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Previewing The Champions Classic

The Champions Classic is one of the best events of the college basketball season. Four of the top teams in college basketball history square off on the same night, making for a great display of an even better game. This year, Kentucky will take on Michigan State, followed by Kansas matching up with Duke. Kentucky […]

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College Basketball’s Opening Week Highlights

Jayhawks’ Title Defense Starts With Two Blowouts The defending champions had a lot of questions to answer coming into the season. They were tasked with replacing their three leading scorers and four of their top five. The most notable losses being consensus All-American Ochai Agbaji, Christian Braun, and David McCormack. This would also be there […]

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