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College Hoops Thursday Recap: Golden Bears the Pac-10 Frontrunner

February 12th, 2010
Cal's Jerome Randle

Control of the Pac-10 race was on the line in Berkeley Thursday night with Lorenzo Romar's Washington Huskies needing to shake their road woes in order to declare themselves a factor. But all they did was show exactly why they're currently a longshot to make the NCAA Tournament, failing to defend in the first half as California got whatever they wanted in building a 48-34 halftime lead on the way to a 93-81 triumph.

College Hoops Thursday: Your Commentary

February 11th, 2010
Quincy Pondexter

How many bids will come out of the Pac-10 this year? There's a distinct possibility of the conference receiving just one bid to the NCAA Tournament given the unimpressive resumes of its primary contenders. And that essentially means the entire league with ten teams separated by just two games in the standings. However, the winner of Thursday's matchup between California and Washington in Berkeley will go a long way towards deciding who's got the inside track for the automatic bid.

College Hoops Thursday Recap: Can Georgia Tech Win the ACC?

January 29th, 2010
Gani Lawal battles for a loose ball
That question is more than valid and if they play the way in which they did in the second half of their 79-58 win over Wake Forest an ACC title could become a reality for Paul Hewitt's squad. The Yellow Jackets shot 53.7% from the field and finished with five players reaching double figures (D'Andre Bell led the way with 16 points) in the win, which also featured Tech holding Wake Forest to 32.8% shooting.

Pac-10 Disaster: One Bid League?

January 14th, 2010
Pac-10 BasketballThe Pac-10’s Disastrous Week

After what can only be described as a truly awful start to the new year, the Pacific 10 Conference is now staring at the possibility, albeit right now still a remote possibility, of fielding only a single team to the represent them in the NCAA Tournament.  

Poll: Who is the Best Team on the West Coast?

December 2nd, 2009
California

College Basketball Lines & Predictions: Thursday

November 19th, 2009
Betting odds are a great guide to college basketball entertainment. Unlike fans, who often ride the wave of media predictions, betting lines tend to be a bit more focused and can give you an objective picture of how teams matchup (though lines too can get caught up in the wave of human emotion).

 

Poll: Best Backcourt in the Country?

November 18th, 2009
California

Pac-10 Basketball Preview: 2009-10

November 17th, 2009
Pac-10 Basketball

With usual Pac-10 powers Arizona and UCLA in re-loading mode, the door is open for California & Washington to put their stamp on the 2009-10 season.

 

Pac-10 Basketball: Top 25 Players

November 9th, 2009
Jerome Randle
Ranking players is more art then science. How do you compare the potential of freshmen with seniors who have already peaked? How much does physical talent come into play versus intangibles and experience? How big a role do numbers play? All of these questions make lists like this fun and debatable.. if you disagree with CHN's rankings, post what you think below.