The Big Ten is loaded this year, and that gauntlet can take its toll on some teams. A couple of teams who entered January as serious tournament hopefuls have gone through some massive slumps, and because of the consistently tough schedules, are now in severe danger. 1,045 more words
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The Gators took on the #19 and #7 teams in the country on Saturday and topped both. Florida will face NC State and the tournament host, USF on Sunday. 713 more words
Five-star Phoenix guard Nico Mannion is still set on playing for Arizona coach Sean Miller despite the school’s move to fire assistant coach Mark Phelps, Mannion’s dad said Thursday night. 170 more words
The Washington Huskies are the only undefeated team in the Pac-12 at 9-0 and will play the 5-4 Arizona Wildcats tonight. The Huskies are riding an 11 game winning streak into Tucson while the Cats have lost 3 games in a row and 4 of their last 5. 928 more words
The NCAA is a doomed organization. Unpopular and unnecessary, it only exists because its members schools haven’t gotten mad enough to replace it.
That time is coming soon, and the NCAA has accelerated its own demise with a series of arrogant, aloof and mean-spirited rulings that appear to have more to do with a powerful organization flexing its muscles while it still has them than any sense of fairness, justice or fear of retaliation. 865 more words