It is safe to say that Rick Pitino is a basketball lifer. Pitino was born in New York City which has been called the Mecca of basketball by many observers over the years. Pitino then played college basketball as a guard for the Massachusetts Minutemen from 1971-1974. And upon graduating from Massachusetts, Pitino immediately got [...]
Mick Cronin has the Cincinnati Bearcats poised for big things in March.
Brick by brick the Connecticut Huskies were built into a powerhouse in men's basketball. Connecticut was one of the charter members of the Big East Conference in 1979 and they would initially take a backseat to the superpowers of the conference in the Georgetown Hoyas, St. John's Red Storm, Syracuse Orange, and Villanova Wildcats. But [...]
ESPN has gotten away from what made them great.
After failing to consistently get quality seeds in the NCAA Tournament, it was inevitable for the Wichita State Shockers to join the American Athletic Conference.
Patrick Ewing has his chance to turn around the fortunes of the Georgetown Hoyas.
The North Carolina Tar Heels are seeking to avoid heartbreak in the title game for a second consecutive year.
Mike Hopkins The Syracuse Orange men's basketball program has tried to have its cake and eat it as well. Since 1996, former Syracuse guard Mike Hopkins has been an assistant coach at his alma mater and he's become one of the better basketball minds in the nation. And although that Jim Boeheim is [...]
The stage is almost set for what should be a very interesting Final Four.
Sean Miller In eight years as the head basketball coach of the Arizona Wildcats, Sean Miller has compiled a record of 220-66 with four Pac-12 Conference Championships. Six of the last seven years have seen Arizona make the NCAA Tournament as they are one of the premier basketball programs in the nation, but [...]