2006-07 Preview: Team's #131-144

October 2nd, 2006
Capsules of teams ranked 131st to 144th in CHN's 144 Teams in 144 Days college preview.

2006-07 Preview: Team's #111-120

October 2nd, 2006
Capsules of teams ranked 111th to 120th in CHN's 144 Teams in 144 Days Preview.

2006-07 Preview: Team's #101-110

October 2nd, 2006
Capsules of Teams #101 to 110 in CHN's 144 Teams in 144 Days Preseason Preview.

2006-07 Preview: #89 Georgia

October 2nd, 2006
Dennis Felton's rebuilding project will probably take one more year to reach the postseason.

2006-07 Preview: #63 Vanderbilt

October 2nd, 2006
Wing guard Shan Foster (16 ppg) gives Vanderbilt rare NBA athleticism.

2006-07 Preview: #61 South Carolina

October 2nd, 2006
This will be a dangerous team come March.. but in the NIT again.

2006-07 Preview: #43 Arkansas

October 2nd, 2006
Arkansas must deal with the losses of Brewer and Modica who combined for 34.4 points per game.

SEC Basketball: Time To Step Up

September 30th, 2006
KentuckyJoe CrawfordJoe CrawfordWith the ever-growing pressure on coaches and players to win now, teams must be able to reload from year to year faster than ever. This year, the SEC welcomes back all five starters from the defending national champion Florida Gators, a Final Four team in LSU, and a lot of question marks everywhere else. Here’s some players who will have to step up or expand their games in order to take their teams to the next level.

SEC Basketball: Summer Preview

August 21st, 2006
AuburnMuch of the nation knows the SEC as a football conference. And why not, with teams like Florida, Georgia, LSU, Auburn, and Alabama stealing the national limelight? Still others see the SEC as the leading conference in baseball. Which, with 9 out of the 12 SEC schools ranked in the Top 25 at one point last season, it is. However, many overlook the heritage-rich Southeastern Conference in terms of basketball. That is, until last season. In what pre-season analysts called a “down year” for the SEC, the conference sent 6 teams to the NCAA – two of them to the Final Four, produced the national champion, and finished just behind the ACC in RPI standings.

Preseason Top 40

July 5th, 2006
In this month's updated Preseason Top 40, we have the added bonus of knowing who left (Cedric Simmons, Kyle Lowry, etc) and who stayed in school (Joakim Noah, Glen Davis, etc). The only team to completely drop out of the Top 40 is NC State, replaced by #37 Michigan.