Rise & Fall: High-Major Conference Review

August 14th, 2008
Atlantic 10

In recent weeks, the Rise & Fall series has chronicled the progress (or regress) of college basketball's major conference teams. But if I equated each team to a civilization, I was mistaken. It is really the NCAA conference that equates to a burgeoning civilization or nation, each with its sometimes stable and sometimes rotating member states. Like civilizations, the prestige and power of conferences wax and wane..


Jaycee Carroll Signs With Italian Team

August 13th, 2008

LOGAN, Utah - Former Utah State All-American Jaycee Carroll has signed a one-year contract to play professional basketball in Italy for Siviglia Wear Teramo. He will report to the team August 25 for a physical.

Carroll did have offers from both Toronto and Phoenix of the NBA to participate in their fall camps, but neither offer came with any guarantees.

2008-09 Utah State Preview: #124

July 22nd, 2008

Utah State Aggies


Jaycee Carroll Joins Nets Summer League Team

July 1st, 2008
New Jersey Nets: NBA Draft

LOGAN, Utah -- Former Utah State All-American Jaycee Carroll has agreed to be a member of the New Jersey Nets Summer League roster and will pla in eight games during a three-week period in July.

Carroll is one of 16 players listed on the Nets' Summer League roster, which includes 10 rookies, three players with one year of NBA experienc and three players with two years of NBA experience.

Draft Poll: Who Will be the First Mid-Major Prospect Selected?

June 24th, 2008

Siegel's Take: 2008 Power Forward Analysis

June 2nd, 2008
Kansas St

This is the fourth of five Siegel's Take articles analyzing the 2008 NBA Draft prospects. Today's focus is the risky group of power forwards.

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.

JaVale McGee: NBA Draft Profile

May 8th, 2008
NBA Draft



JaVale McGee


2008 High-Major All-Freshman

March 28th, 2008
Creighton High-Major Freshman of the Year: P’Allen Stinnett (Creighton) High-Major All-Freshman Team

G: Armon Johnson (Nevada)

2008 High-Major All-Americans

March 25th, 2008 High Major Player of the Year: Gary Forbes (UMASS) High-Major All-American
G: Drew Lavender (Xavier)
G: Robert Vaden (UAB)
F: Gary Forbes (UMass)
F: Reggie Larry (Boise State)
F: Trent Plaisted (BYU) Second Team High-Major All-American
G: Eric Maynor (VCU)
G: Adam Emmenecker (Drake)
G: Jaycee Carroll (Utah State)
F: Will Thomas (George Mason )
F: Will Daniels (Rhode Island) Third Team High-Major All-American