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BracketBusters: TV Games

February 2nd, 2009
ButlerBRISTOL, Conn. -- ESPNU will televise six BracketBusters games, while ESPN360.com, ESPN's customized broadband service, will offer one. ESPN2 will televise five contests and ESPN will have one game. ESPN360.com will also simulcast the ESPN and ESPN2 telecasts. The match-ups are highlighted by #11 Butler against Davidson, both undefeated in conference play, and #22 Utah State against Saint Mary's, a 2008 NCAA Tournament participant that has been among the nation's top 25 teams this season as recently as last week.

 

2009 ESPNU BracketBusters Pairings

Poll: Who is the Best Team out West?

February 1st, 2009

5 Things: Ater Majok, Vol Struggles, Utah State, More..

January 27th, 2009
Tyler Smith - TennesseeKevin McNeill's weekly 5 Things column breaks down what's important in the world of college basketball.

 

This week, we learned that...

 

Seven Day Stretch: OU, Bobby Gonzalez, WAC, Fox & More..

January 15th, 2009
Bobby Gonzalez - Seton Hall

 

Rob Carpentier's "Seven Day Stretch" is a whirlwind tour around every corner of college basketball nation:

 

College Basketball: 20 Random Thoughts & Observations

January 11th, 2009
Belmont

A rare Sunday morning version of the ever popular 20 Random Thoughts & Observations by CollegeHoops.net editor Shawn Siegel.

1 - Villanova's failed attempt to score from close range at the buzzer had to remind you of Charles Smith's Epic Fail with the Knicks. (1993 Playoffs, Knicks vs Bulls, Game 5. Still hilarious.)

College Football: December 26th-28th Preview

December 26th, 2008
California

Now that the presents have been unwrapped and many of you are rushing to stores for post-Christmas deals, it's time for college football to blitz into the new year with a glut of games. You can argue all day about the merits of thirty-four bowl games (personally, I think it's too many), but at the least some of these games offer momentary diversions from college basketball, which in many cases is still a week or so away from conference play.

College Hoops: 20 Random Thoughts & Observations

December 24th, 2008
James Harden - ASU20 Random Rants, Thoughts, and Observations from the Week in College Basketball by CollegeHoops.net Editor Shawn Siegel:

1 - Why the heck is their no college basketball the next three days? Is someone trying to punish me?

2 - Butler has officially moved into the legit category (which Bulldog fans have been telling me all season) after knocking off Xavier last night. There was a Matt Howard sigting too, as the big man had 19 points and 14 boards.

WAC Player of the Week: Roderick Flemings

December 15th, 2008
HawaiiDENVER - University of Hawai‘i guard Roderick Flemings has been named the Western Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Dec. 8-14. The honor marks the first career WAC Player of the Week award for Flemings.

 

GameNight: SIU at Nevada

December 14th, 2008
Dec 14 2008 - 6:00pm

Preview & Prediction: By Blake Hofstad

GameNight: Colorado State vs Nevada

December 2nd, 2008
Colorado St
Dec 2 2008 - 9:00pm

Preview & Prediction: By Fairway Jay