Articles

Jon Teitel's Coaching Greats: Lamar, Oklahoma and TCU's Billy Tubbs

April 25th, 2012
Billy Tubbs led three different schools to the Big Dance

In the most recent installment in his "Coaching Greats" interview series CHN's Jon Teitel caught up with Billy Tubbs, who led three different schools to the NCAA tournament during his career. At TCU Tubbs won 156 games, leading the Horned Frogs to their last NCAA appearance (1998) during his time in Fort Worth. Also to his credit are multiple tournament appearances at both Lamar and Oklahoma, losing to Kansas in the 1988 national title game when at OU. 

Early 2012-13 Ranking: Teams 16-30

March 21st, 2012
Drexel

With most teams eliminated from competition, its time to start looking ahead to the 2012-13 season. Following up on yesterday's Early 2012-13 Top 15, here are teams 16 to 30.

 

Louisville vs New Mexico: Prediction

March 16th, 2012
Russ Smith wreaked havoc in the second half

(4) Louisville vs. (5) New Mexico: West Region

 

Records

Thursday's Action Underwhelms But Colorado & VCU Win

March 16th, 2012
Darius Theus' shot gave VCU a 3-point lead

The first full day of action in the NCAA tournament didn't produce the number of surprises that many fans both expected and wanted, with just two lower-seeded teams advancing to Saturday's action. While one should come as no surprise to the country the other finds itself carrying the banner for an entire conference...in its first season in the league. Here are the key happenings by location, highlighted by wins for Colorado (Albuquerque) and VCU (Portland).

San Diego St vs North Carolina St: Prediction

March 14th, 2012
NC State

(6) San Diego State vs. (11) North Carolina State: Midwest Region

 

Records

NCAA Tournament Preview: Backcourts to Watch

March 13th, 2012

It's stated all the time this season. Guard play makes all the difference in the NCAA tournament, and to be honest it's hard to argue with that statement. So who are some of the top guard groups in this year's field? Here are 12 below along with a few superlatives. Not all of the usual suspects make the list, but try not to automatically dismiss the less heralded names either. 

South Region 

UNLV vs Colorado: Prediction

March 13th, 2012
Mike Moser's had a good start to the season

(6) UNLV vs. (11) Colorado: South Region

 

Records

New Mexico vs Long Beach St: Prediction

March 12th, 2012
Drew Gordon went for 17 & 17 in the win

(5) New Mexico vs. (12) Long Beach St: West Region

 

Records