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NBA: OJ Mayo is Living the Dream

November 30th, 2008
Hoopsworld

By: Bill Ingram

For Ovinton J'Anthony "OJ" Mayo, the pressure to perform at the highest level began in seventh grade. That's when Sports Illustrated started talking about him as one of the top high school recruits in the country.

Yes, when he was in seventh grade!

College Basketball: 20 Random Thoughts & Observations

November 26th, 2008
Demar DeRozan20 Random Rants, Thoughts, and Observations from the Week in College Basketball by CollegeHoops.net Editor Shawn Siegel:

1 - Jonny Flynn is even better than I ever gave him credit for. He's more than just a speed guy.. he's a money point guard.

2 - Syracuse needs to do some serious work on their ole 2-3 zone. The problem right now is simply personnel. They don't have enough length & height to really cause havoc with their traps.

3 - Damion James (Texas) is up there right now for the Least-Improved Player award.

Pac-10 Coach Raking: Big Ben

November 25th, 2008
Ben Howland - UCLA

Take a wild guess who is ranked as the top coach in the Pac 10?  You got it, that guy.

 

Big Picture: Demar DeRozan Dunk

November 19th, 2008
Demar DeRozan - USC

Today's BIG PICTURE

 

College Football: Three Games, Two Views

November 7th, 2008
Alabama

The weekend is here, and as we progress deeper into the month of November the national title race begins to take shape. But there are also conference (and divisional) championships to determine, and the three games that Billy and I have chosen will have a direct effect on who wins the Pac-10, SEC West and Big 12 South. But in the case of Alabama's trip to Baton Rouge, division bragging rights may take a backseat to some pure old-fashioned hatred as an old friend returns to the place he once called home.

Pac-10 Fantasy Basketball Preview

November 5th, 2008
Pac-10 Basketball

This is the fifth of six fantasy stats projections of BCS conference starters. The lineups are based on the Starting Fives series of articles released two weeks ago, along with a couple of changes due to recent developments.

 

Daily Conference Poll: Who Will Win the Pac-10?

November 4th, 2008
Arizona