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  1. Dylan Gerrity hits another 70-footer (VIDEO)

    Feb 4, 2014, 9:28 AM EDT

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    On Saturday night, Dylan Gerrity of Sacramento State hit the wildest shot of the season to knock off Big Sky leader Weber State. After the Wildcats had tied the game with just 0.7 second left on the clock, Gerrity took the in-bounds and flung a shot some 70-plus feet at the other basket … and…

  2. No. 16 Iowa State outlasts No. 19 Oklahoma State in a 3OT thriller

    Feb 4, 2014, 12:29 AM EDT

    DeAndre Kane

    It took a little bit longer than they expected, but No. 16 Iowa State got the win they needed. The Cyclones outlasted No. 19 Oklahoma State in a way-too-empty Gallagher-Iba Arena on Monday night, winning 98-97 in a triple-overtime thriller that did well to remind the nation that it is, in fact, basketball season. DeAndre…

  3. James Bell scores 27 to lead No. 6 Villanova past Xavier

    Feb 3, 2014, 9:39 PM EDT

    Xavier v Villanova

    At this point, we know what we’re getting out of Villanova. They are as tough as any team in the country, they are tough to run offense against because they are effective in different defensive looks, their ability to spread the floor with perimeter-oriented guards makes them difficult to defend and on the nights their…

  4. Solomon Poole dismissed from Georgia Tech team

    Feb 3, 2014, 4:03 PM EDT

    Georgia Tech v Duke

    Solomon Poole has been dismissed from the Georgia Tech basketball team for “conduct and accountability issues”, head coach Brian Gregory announced on Monday. Poole was averaging 6.4 points and 2.0 assists on the season. He hasn’t played since Jan. 7th against Duke, sitting out the last seven games. Poole started five games this season, scoring 24…

  5. Monday’s Pregame Shootaround: Oklahoma State does battle with Iowa State

    Feb 3, 2014, 2:51 PM EDT

    Matt Thomas, Naz Long

    GAME OF THE NIGHT: No. 16 Iowa State at No. 19 Oklahoma State, 9:00 p.m. Iowa State hasn’t beaten anyone on the road since … Fred Hoiberg was still a Timberwolf? That’s an exaggeration, I know, but the Cyclones have a great chance at notching a road win tonight as the Cyclones pay a visit…

  6. Stevie Clark dismissed from the Oklahoma State team

    Feb 3, 2014, 1:24 PM EDT

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    Stevie Clark has been dismissed from the Oklahoma State basketball team. Clark, a reserve freshman guard, was arrested early Sunday morning when he was spotted by a police officer urinating out of the window of a moving car. “We care about Stevie and wish nothing but the best for him,” head coach Travis Ford said…

  7. With the Super Bowl in the past, here are the ten things you need to know about college basketball

    Feb 3, 2014, 12:56 PM EDT

    Syracuse v Miami

    1. Injuries plaguing two of the nation’s best: Syracuse is the new No. 1 team in the country. They are unanimously ranked at the top of the latest AP poll, and they are currently sitting in first in the NBCSports.com Top 25. There really isn’t a coherent argument to make against the Orange currently being…

  8. Wyoming’s Josh Adams suspended one game for punching Utah State player (VIDEO)

    Feb 3, 2014, 12:12 PM EDT

    Wyoming Nevada Men's Basketball

    Wyoming guard Josh Adams has been suspended for a game by the Mountain West Conference for “striking” an opponent in the Cowboy’s 74-57 win over Utah State on Saturday.  He will not play in Wednesday’s game at New Mexico.  Adams was assessed a flagrant 2 foul for a run in with Spencer Butterfield. The two…

  9. College Basketball Talk’s Latest Top 25

    Feb 3, 2014, 11:10 AM EDT

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    I spent the morning arguing with Gary Parrish of CBSSports.com for his decision to include SMU in his Top 25. You can see it here. SMU is sitting right there at No. 25 despite the fact that, just six days ago, the Mustangs lost to South Florida at South Florida. His justification, more or less,…

  10. College Basketball Week in Review: C.J. Fair, Northwestern, highlight great week

    Feb 3, 2014, 8:30 AM EDT

    Duke v Syracuse

    PLAYER OF THE WEEK: C.J. Fair, Syracuse C.J. Fair played his best game of the season in the biggest game of the year. The 6-foot-8 senior went for 28 points and five boards as Syracuse knocked off Duke in overtime at the Carrier Dome, a win that gave them a three-game lead in the ACC over…

  11. Yogi Ferrell, Indiana shut down Nik Stauskas, upset No. 10 Michigan

    Feb 2, 2014, 3:24 PM EDT

    Nik Stauskas, Yogi Ferrell

    For more than a month now, Big Ten teams have been searching for an answer to slow down Nik Stauskas. Tom Crean discovered the answer: Yogi Ferrell. The 5-foot-11 Indiana point guard gave No. 10 Michigan’s superstar fits, holding him to six points on 1-for-6 shooting as the Hoosiers knocked off the Wolverines in Bloomington…

  12. Dylan Garrity’s 70-foot buzzer-beater beats Weber State (VIDEO)

    Feb 2, 2014, 10:40 AM EDT

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    It was a wild final 15 seconds in Sacramento State’s 78-75 win over Weber State: – Sacramento State’s head coach argued a ticky-tack foul call with 15 seconds left, getting a technical foul and giving Weber State four free throws. The Wildcats hit two of the four to take a 72-71 lead. – On the…

  13. Why losing Brandon Ashley would be a massive blow to Arizona’s title hopes

    Feb 2, 2014, 2:09 AM EDT

    Utah v Arizona

    No. 1 Arizona’s undefeated season came to an end on Saturday night, losing 60-58 to Cal on a game-winning jumper from Justin Cobbs. Their bid to become the first Pac-12 team to make it through the conference undefeated since the league was known as the Pac-8 is over. That No. 1 ranking goes ‘poof’ on…

  14. Justin Cobbs hands No. 1 Arizona their first loss (VIDEO)

    Feb 2, 2014, 12:41 AM EDT

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    Justin Cobbs drove left off of a ball-screen, getting Arizona center Kaleb Tarczewski to switch onto him before hitting a step-back 15-footer with 0.9 seconds left on the clock to give the Bears a win they so-desperately needed over the previously-undefeated, No. 1 Wildcats, 60-58. Cobbs finished with 19 points and seven assists for the…

  15. Glenn Cosey’s 35-foot game-winner for Eastern Kentucky (VIDEO)

    Feb 1, 2014, 10:37 PM EDT

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    Glenn Cosey capped off a come-from-behind win by banking in a three at the buzzer to beat SE Missouri State, 79-78. SEMO was up 63-54 with eight minutes left, but EKU responded with a 10-2 run to cut the lead to one. Cosey’s three came after Tyler Stone scored at the rim with 6.1 seconds…

  16. Was Rodney Hood fouled? You make the call (VIDEO)

    Feb 1, 2014, 9:54 PM EDT

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    No. 2 Syracuse outlasted No. 17 Duke in overtime in what will go down as one of the best games we get a chance to see this season.  Duke fans may not agree, however, as the Blue Devils found themselves on the wrong end of a couple of close calls. The most notable was Rodney…

  17. No. 2 Syracuse beats No. 17 Duke in the Game of the Year

    Feb 1, 2014, 8:40 PM EDT

    Duke v Syracuse

    “We’ve had a lot of games in here that have been great, but there’s never been a game as good as this one.” That’s what Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim told Shannon Spake after the No. 2 Orange knocked off No. 17 Duke, which is a strong statement but one that Boeheim could very well…

  18. Georges Niang’s career-high gives No. 16 Iowa State win vs. No. 23 Oklahoma

    Feb 1, 2014, 8:29 PM EDT

    Georges Niang

    Nothing exemplifies the way that Iowa State wants to play than the biggest shot of Saturday’s game. Up 73-70 with just under a minute left on the clock, sophomore forward Georges Niang caught a pass 23-feet away from the rim with 22 seconds left on the shot clock, and instead of pulling the ball out…

  19. Saint Louis survives George Mason in overtime (VIDEO)

    Feb 1, 2014, 6:29 PM EDT

    Rob Loe, Jalen Jenkins

    George Mason gave Saint Louis everything they could handle on Saturday afternoon, but the No. 19 Billikens were too much down the stretch. Rob Loe hit a three to tie the game at 68 with 20 seconds left to force overtime and then scored eight of the first ten points in the extra frame as…

  20. Georgetown may have saved their season by beating No. 7 Michigan State

    Feb 1, 2014, 5:54 PM EDT

    D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera, Gary Harris

    Markel Starks scored 16 points and Mikael Hopkins chipped in with 10 as Georgetown picked up a win they desperately needed, knocking off No. 7 Michigan State, 64-60, at Madison Square Garden on Saturday. The Hoyas have been a mess this year. They entered the game having lost five straight games and six of their…

  21. SMU blows out No. 22 Memphis in the second half

    Feb 1, 2014, 4:59 PM EDT

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    The road is an interesting place in league play. On Wednesday, SMU suffered the kind of loss that could kill of any NCAA tournament hops when they went to South Florida and got dropped by the American bottom-feeder. The Mustangs returned home on Saturday, taking on No. 22 Memphis in a game that they needed…

  22. Northwestern wins at Minnesota, is now fourth in the Big Ten

    Feb 1, 2014, 4:20 PM EDT

    Malik Smith, Alex Olah

    It’s February 1st, and after beating Minnesota 55-54 on the road on Saturday, Northwestern is currently sitting at fourth in the Big Ten. Let me repeat that. Northwestern is fourth in the Big Ten. They’re in front of Ohio State, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Purdue, Indiana and Illinois. They’ve won four of their last five games, a…

  23. Eric Atkins salvages a win with a nasty pull-up three (VIDEO)

    Feb 1, 2014, 3:50 PM EDT

    North Dakota State v Notre Dame

    Notre Dame and Boston College squared off in a battle between two of the most disappointing teams in the country this season. And it turned into a thriller. Notre Dame forced overtime after Olivier Hanlan fouled Eric Atkins, who hit one-of-two free throws at the end of regulation. The two were squared off again at…

  24. No. 11 Kentucky bounces back, surviving on the road against Missouri

    Feb 1, 2014, 3:38 PM EDT

    Marcus Lee

    Julius Randle finished with 18 points, nine boards, three assists and three steals and Kentucky’s three perimeter players — the Harrison twins and James Young — combined for 55 points, seven assists and just three turnovers as No. 11 Kentucky picked up a huge win on Saturday, knocking off Missouri on the road, 84-79. The…

  25. POSTERIZED: Jabari Brown dunks on Julius Randle (VIDEO)

    Feb 1, 2014, 3:02 PM EDT

    Jabari Brown

    There may not be a hotter player in the country over the last two weeks than Jabari Brown, who entered Saturday’s showdown with Kentucky averaging 24.4 points over his last five games and hitting 20-for-29 from three during that span. He’s doing it again today, the highlight being this throwdown over Kentucky’s superstar freshman Julius…