Scoonie Penn played 10 years in Europe before going back to Ohio State. Right man at the right time, he is watching the school he carried to the Final Four in 1999.
Maryland Terrapins #6
Maryland had a great first half of the season, but is now falling apart and the Ncaa tournament is just behind the corner.
Michigan State Spartans #9
Down three seniors, 4 freshmen carrying the weight and an injury riddled season for the Spartans. But there is a danger in underestimating Izzo.
Purdue Boilermakers #4
Caleb Swanigan is the double-double king and the Boilermakers have the size and talent to be a tough opponent for anyone.
Northwestern Wildcats #8
One of the most interesting teams in the Big Ten, with a deep roster and good size overall, reached the Ncaa tournament for the first time in history.
Wisconsin Badgers #8
A solid, experienced teams with three leaders and a good supporting cast. Koenig and Hayes would love to finish their college career on a high note.
Michigan Wolverines #7
A win in the Big Ten tournament forced a change of perspective on the Wolverines season, who reach the tournament with great momentum.
Kansas makes history, ACC still undecided
The Jayhawks won the Big 12. North Carolina lost against Virginia and cannot celebrate just yet, despite being certain of the #1 seed in the ACC tournament.
Chaos in the ACC, fiasco in the Big Ten
Mark Gottfried will not be NC State head coach next season, top teams fight for the regular season title. Wichita State sneaks into the ranking, South Carolina slips out.
Kansas wins on a wild comeback
The best game of the year, the point on the major conferences, Akron and Pepperdine, two mid-major to keep an eye on, in BN’s weekly review of the Ncaa.
Injuries, returning players and the Big East
Villanova stays at the top of the AP ranking, Creighton loses Watson, Duke loses to NC State, West Virginia’s free fall and a lot more in BN’s weekly recap.
17 and counting for Kansas Jayhawks
The Jayhawks last loss was in the season opener. Bryce Alford is making his case for best shooter in the nation. A recap of the week.
The unstoppable Swanigan and…
The Bears land the #1 spot in the ranking. Saint Mary’s, NC State struggling, West Virginia dominating and more in your weekly recap.
Acc-big Ten, Indiana’s big win vs UNC
The Acc won the Challenge against the Big Ten 9 games to 5, but Indiana got the most important win of the tournament against North Carolina.
ACC-Big Ten, Duke & Wisconsin on a roll
Duke wins against Michigan State and Wisconsin destroys Syracuse. Here is a recap of the first eight games of the Acc/Big Ten Challenge.
Conference 3 – Plenty of stars and no guarantees
Everything you need to know on the Pac12, Big10, AAC and A10: favorites, runner-ups, outsiders, stars and best freshmen.
Preview – Wisconsin Badgers- 3
Wisconsin has the same roster from last year and added a couple of freshmen: Greg Gard begins his first season as the Badgers head coach with ambitions.
Preview – Indiana Hoosiers – 7
Thomas Bryant and the perfect roster for coach Tom Crean uptempo system: that’s why Hoosiers fans hope to get back to the Final Four.
Preview – Michigan State Spartans – 12
Tom Izzo has the right players to start over after the painful loss against Middle Tennessee. Denzel Valentine is gone, but they have the best recruiting class in Izzo’s career.
Preview – Purdue Boilermakers – 19
Will one of the best frontcourt in the nation, a solid defense and Albrecht’s experience be enough to carry Purdue past the second turn?