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SEC Mid-Season Stock Watch: Part Two

December 30th, 2009
SEC Basketball 

Kentucky

Record: 14-0

Quality wins: North Carolina, Connecticut, Indiana

Postseason prediction: NCAA Final Four

 

College Hoops Wednesday Recap: UTEP Lets One Slip Away

December 17th, 2009
Andy Kennedy - Ole MissIn a game filled with runs the UTEP Miners looked to be in good shape up 70-58 with 5:31 remaining. The Miners had just run off eleven straight to take the double-digit lead and with the Ole Miss frontcourt in foul trouble Tony Barbee's team simply had to get to the finish line. But the Rebels proved to be a difficult bunch to put away, with Andy Kennedy's team outscoring UTEP 14-2 to get the game into overtime. From there the Rebels scored nineteen points on their way to the 91-81 victory.

College Hoops Sunday Recap: Purdue's Game-Changing Defense

November 23rd, 2009
Purdue

Purdue got off to a slow start on Sunday night in the second semifinal of the Paradise Jam against Saint Joseph's due to some cold shooting and the Hawks finding open areas of their own on offense. But things took a turn about halfway through the first half with the Boilermakers harassing the young SJU guards into turnovers and rushed possessions, eventually resulting in Matt Painter's team going to the locker room up 31-30 at the half. Saint Joseph's had fifteen turnovers in the first twenty minutes and the game had the feel of one that was soon going to get out of hand.

SEC Basketball Preview: 2009-10

November 17th, 2009
SEC Basketball

A new era of Kentucky basketball begins, but will the likes of Mississppi St, Tennesse, or Vanderbilt spoil John Calipari's entrance. Perhaps no league is loaded with NBA talent like the SEC.

South Carolina Locks Up Top 10 Class

November 13th, 2009

COLUMBIA, S.C. -  South  Carolina head men's basketball coach Darrin Horn announced on Wednesday the signing of five student-athletes to National Letters of Intent to attend South Carolina and join the men's basketball squad beginning with the 2010-11 season.  Scout.com has Carolina's five-member class ranked No. 10 in the nation in its 2010 team recruiting class rankings, while Rivals.com has the class at No. 12.  Additionally, both organizations have South Carolina's class as the highest rated in the Southeastern Conference.

SEC Basketball: Top 25 Players

November 9th, 2009
Tyler Smith - Tennessee
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?

 

Poll: Who Will be the National Player of the Year?

November 5th, 2009
Duke