Iowa St vs Baylor: Prediction & Fan Poll

March 2nd, 2012
Royce White and the Cyclones had reason to celebrateNO. 10 BAYLOR (25-5, 12-5, Big 12) AT IOWA STATE (21-9, 11-6 Big 12)


Time: 7 p.m.


AP Top 25: Iowa St Surging, But Just Outside

February 27th, 2012

AP Top 25: Missouri drops from 3rd to 7th after losing twice, but the rest of the top 10 remains relatively the same. Outside of Missouri, other teams to take noticeable drops include Florida St (7 spots), Florida (4 spots), UNLV (4 spots). New Mexico fell out of the poll just one week after soaring to 18th.


College Basketball Top 50: Iowa St, Purdue, Belmont Rising

February 26th, 2012
Top's Top 50 Power Ranking is your weekly dive into the national college basketball scene.  The CHN Top 50 is brought to you before all the other polls late Sunday night. Arrows represent notable moves. (Also: Check out the weekly Non-BCS Top 25 Ranking.)


Davis Leads #1 Kentucky Past Vanderbilt: Saturday's Quick Hitters

February 25th, 2012
Anthony Davis provided another virtuoso performance

#4 Kansas clinched their eighth consecutive Big 12 title with a wild 87-86 overtime win over #3 Missouri, placing head coach Bill Self in some esteemed company. Here are today's "Quick Hitters": 

Kansas St vs Iowa St: Prediction & Fan Poll

February 24th, 2012
Kansas State head coach Frank MartinIOWA STATE (20-8, 10-5 Big 12) AT KANSAS STATE (19-8, 8-7 Big 12)


Time: 1:30 p.m.


Orange End Seven-Game Series Skid: Monday's Recap

February 14th, 2012
Brandon Triche was key in the second half

After a 15-2 run gave Louisville a 51-46 lead with 3:38 remaining it seemed as if the Cardinals were well on their way to an eighth straight win over #2 Syracuse. In a contest that featured some ugly offense, a five-point margin seemed to be near insurmountable despite the Orange's many talented players. However a Brandon Triche jumper just 18 seconds later would start a 6-0 run, which ended with a C.J. Fair bucket with 2:11 to go to give Syracuse the 52-51 win.

#18 Louisville vs. #2 Syracuse: Monday's Preview

February 13th, 2012
How limited will Peyton Siva be today?

Despite the fact that the distance between first and second place is just two games with five to go many have conceded the regular season crown to #2 Syracuse (25-1, 12-1), and rightfully so as the Orange have been head and shoulders above the rest of the conference. The race to observe has involved the other three double-bye slots, and #18 Louisville (20-5, 8-4) is a player in that regard. That makes Monday's game at the KFC Yum! Center an important one, with the Cardinals also in position to use the win to bolster their resume from an NCAA tournament seeding standpoint.

Tuesday Recap: Kentucky Too Much on Both Ends For Florida

February 8th, 2012
It was a good night for Anthony Davis and company

The matchup between the two best teams in the SEC was expected to be a competitive affair, one that would challenge John Calipari's squad and show how much of a national title contender they really are. The answer was an emphatic one, as Kentucky controlled the game on both ends of the floor in a 78-58 win that didn't seem all that close in the second half.

Iowa St vs Oklahoma St: Prediction & Fan Poll

February 7th, 2012
Royce White and the Cyclones had reason to celebrate

Iowa State (17-6, 7-3 Big 12) AT Oklahoma State (11-12, 4-6, Big 12)


Time/TV: 7 p.m. (6 p.m. CST)/ESPN2