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Turnarounds: 31 Teams to Watch: Part Four

May 19th, 2008
CentenaryWith the off-season now upon us and the spring signing period well under way, this is a good opportunity to attempt to forecast some of the teams who could make the jump next season. Is there a team out there like this past season’s Drake Bulldogs, who went from ninth place to a dominating run through the Missouri Valley? Or how about Arizona State, a team that went from dead last in the Pac-10 to fifth place and could have the makings of a conference title run this season? With one pick for each conference, here are 31 teams you should keep an eye on next season.

South Carolina Announces Darrin Horn Hiring

April 1st, 2008

COLUMBIA, S.C. (April 1, 2008) - Darrin Horn has been named the head coach of the men's basketball program at the University of South Carolina, Gamecocks' Athletics Director Eric Hyman announced today.

2008 CollegeHoops.net Coach of the Year Awards

April 1st, 2008
Davidson

CollegeHoops.net Coach of the Year: Keno Davis (Drake)

 

Poll: What Will be Tonight's Sweet 16 Upset?

March 27th, 2008
Washington St

2008 CollegeHoops.net Mid-Major All-Americans

March 26th, 2008

CollegeHoops.net Mid-Major Player of the Year: Stephen Curry (Davidson)

CollegeHoops.net First Team Mid-Major All-American
G: Stephen Curry (Davidson)
G: Mike Green (Butler)
G: Courtney Lee (WKU)
F AZ Reid (High Point)
F: Jason Thompson (Rider)

CollegeHoops.net Second Team Mid-Major All-American
G: Lester Hudson (UT- Martin)
G: Patty Mills (Saint Mary’s)
G: George Hill (IUPUI)
F: Reggie Williams (VMI)
F: Gyno Pomare (San Diego)

CollegeHoops.net Third Team Mid-Major All-American

CBS Coverage Maps: Sweet Sixteen Thursday

March 26th, 2008
Louisville

One of the fun but also sometimes frustrating aspects of the NCAA Tournament is that CBS televises multiple games at once. This can lead to some exciting in-game looks at close exciting games, but it also means you might be missing the game you really want to see. CBS released their coverage maps of Thursday's Sweet Sixteen action, and I've linked to the maps for each time-slot below.

 

Three Stars of the Day: Curry, Lee, Abrams

March 24th, 2008
Davidson

And Then There Were 16.. Weekend Review

March 24th, 2008
ACC

What a weekend in college basketball. A plethora of close games. A few Cinderellas trying on their dancing shoes. Buzzer-beaters. Fired-up coaches. Chest-thumping players. And at the end of it all, 48 teams have been sent packing, their championship hopes dashed. The final 16 teams includes two 12 seeds, as well as a 10 and 7 seed...who would've thought? Here's a look back at four days of Madness

CollegeHoops.net All-Second Round Team & MOP

March 23rd, 2008
Stanford

College basketball can be so boring and predictable some times.  Everyone knew at the starting of the tournament that Villanova, Davidson, Western Kentucky and West Virginia would be playing in the Sweet Sixteen.  It was so obvious.

 

Collegehoops.net All-First Round Team & MOP

March 21st, 2008
Arkansas 

It may have been Good Friday for the rest of the world, but for college basketball fans it was a Great Friday.  While Thursday’s opening round games had their moments, Friday’s slate of action was full of what makes the NCAA tournament great – upsets, nail biters, buzzer beaters & great individual performances.