Video: Jordan McRae 360 dunk

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

The Tennessee Volunteers cruised to a 69-53 win over the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Thursday in the second round of the SEC tournament. It was a ho-hum win over a terrible team, but junior guard Jordan McRae tried to liven things up with a spectacular 360 dunk off a breakaway ...

Which winning streak will end first?

Monday, March 4th, 2013

Streaking hasn't been this in vogue since the '70s. This weekend saw the Chicago Blackhawks start the season with a 22nd straight game without a regulation loss and the Miami Heat win their 14th straight. And they aren't the only ones who are red-hot right now. Louisiana Tech is the hottest ...

Tom Izzo questions Michigan State team’s toughness after loss

Monday, February 25th, 2013

After a 68-60 loss to No. 18 Ohio State on Sunday, Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo apparently has had enough of his team's recent lapses. The veteran coach questioned the Spartans' toughness following Sunday's loss. Just a week ago the Michigan State was the No. 4 team in college basketball, and was ...

Frank Martin Delivers A+ Rant

Friday, February 15th, 2013

We haven't heard much from fiery coach Frank Martin this season, his first at South Carolina. That's largely because the Gamecocks suck, thus eliminating any reason to pay him much heed. But on Thursday night we finally got some vintage Martin intensity precisely BECAUSE the Gamecocks suck. Following South Carolina's 64-46 ...

Colorado State ranked for first time since 1954

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Pity the poor Colorado State basketball fan who saw the March 9, 1954 Associated Press basketball Top 20 poll and figured "Swell! This should be a regular spot for us!" The Rams are ranked for the first time since then, cracking the now-Top 25 with the No. 24 spot in both ...

Dickie V hurt walking through plate-glass window

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

It was a literal case of breaking news Tuesday night in Ann Arbor, Michigan. ESPN broadcaster Dick Vitale managed to walk through a plate-glass window prior to the Ohio State-Michigan game he was calling, requiring medical attention to attend to his cuts. Fortunately, the injuries weren't serious enough to keep Vitale ...

NCAA to suspend Texas guard Myck Kabongo for season

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Well, it took a few months for us to find out, but now we know that Texas Longhorns guard Myck Kabongo will be suspended by the NCAA for the rest of the 2012-13 college basketball season. According to Yahoo! Sports, the NCAA's investigation of the potential NBA first-round pick centered ...

UConn is biggest loser in realignment

Friday, December 14th, 2012

Since we're on top of the people who are on top of things, we told you earlier this week about the likelihood of the Big East's Catholic, non-FBS football playing schools breaking away and doing their own thing. Now that it's happening, it is clear that there is one school which ...