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2012-13 season previews

  1. Burning Questions: Final Four Predictions!!!

    Nov 9, 2012, 2:00 PM EDT

    Louisville Cardinals guard Peyton Siva (R) drives to the net on Kentucky Wildcats forward Anthony Davis in their men's NCAA Final Four semi-final college basketball game in New Orleans

    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. Final Four Predictions!

  2. 60 things we’re looking forward to this season

    Nov 9, 2012, 1:00 PM EDT

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    It’s finally here! As of noon on Friday, college basketball season will have officially begun, which more or less means that November 9th is Christmas morning for everyone that writes (and, hopefully, reads) this site. So without further ado, here are the 60 things that we’re looking forward to the most this season. Feel free…

  3. #NBCMustFollow College Hoops Directory

    Nov 9, 2012, 8:00 AM EDT

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    Here we are, the start of the 2012-2013 season a mere hours away. In this age of the Internet we live in, trying to keep up with the pulse of your favorite sport is impossible without aggregated lists, formula calculators, and status updates. But, what you’re about to read will change the way you follow…

  4. SportsTalk: Things to know as college hoops begins

    Nov 9, 2012, 12:06 AM EDT

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    The season is here. Finally. Officially. We get to watch some college basketball. Friday’s filled with interesting games – two of which, No. 4 Ohio State vs. Marquette and Georgetown vs. No. 10 Florida – you can watch on NBC Sports Network tonight starting at 7 p.m. ET. Throw in a matchup between No. 3…

  5. Burning Questions: Picking conference winners

    Nov 8, 2012, 2:00 PM EDT

    Big East Basketball Tournament - Louisville v Cincinnati

    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. Picking conference winners

  6. Burning Questions: Who is the best team in The Triangle?

    Nov 8, 2012, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. Who is the best team in The Triangle? NC State:…

  7. Burning Questions: Who is the best team in Kentuckiana?

    Nov 7, 2012, 12:00 PM EDT

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    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. Who is the best team in Kentuckiana? Indiana: (Daniel Martin):…

  8. Indiana tops our preseason NCAA tournament projections

    Nov 7, 2012, 8:50 AM EDT

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    Make way for the Big Ten.  Led by No. 1 overall seed Indiana, four teams – including Michigan State, Ohio State, and Michigan – grab top three seeds in our 2013 NCAA Tournament preseason bracket projection.  Will that be true come March?  Nobody knows.  Crystal balls are always a little cloudy this time of year.…

  9. Burning Questions: Who will be this year’s surprise All-American?

    Nov 6, 2012, 2:00 PM EDT

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    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. Which player not on one of the NBCSports.com All-American teams…

  10. Burning Questions: Which All-American will flop?

    Nov 6, 2012, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. Which player on one of the NBCSports.com All-American teams is…

  11. Burning Questions: What top 25 team misses the NCAA tournament?

    Nov 5, 2012, 2:00 PM EDT

    Ben Howland

    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. Next up: What team in the AP Top 25 is…

  12. Burning Questions: Who outside the top 25 can make the Final Four?

    Nov 5, 2012, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Real, live college basketball games start on Friday, and with all of our glorious preseason content finally finished, this week we will be providing you with water cooler fodder as we roll through a series of Burning Question. You can read them all right here. First up: Which team outside the AP top 25 can…

  13. Conference Preview: Utah St., New Mexico St. lead way in WAC

    Nov 2, 2012, 7:30 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  14. Conference preview: APR issues thin out the SWAC

    Nov 2, 2012, 4:30 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  15. Conference Previews: The Sun Belt is Tony Mitchell’s playground

    Nov 2, 2012, 1:30 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here.…

  16. Position Rankings: The Top 20 Centers

    Nov 2, 2012, 12:00 PM EDT

    NCAA Basketball Tournament - Indiana  v Kentucky

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of The Lists we’ve published, click here. For…

  17. Conference Previews: Oral Roberts takes the Southland by storm

    Nov 2, 2012, 10:30 AM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here.…

  18. Top 25 Countdown: No. 1 Indiana Hoosiers

    Nov 2, 2012, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here.…

  19. Conference Preview: Youth vs. Experience in the SoCon

    Nov 1, 2012, 4:30 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October (and part of November), CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top…

  20. Position Rankings: The Top 20 Power Forwards

    Nov 1, 2012, 3:00 PM EDT

    NCAA Basketball Tournament - Creighton v North Carolina

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of The Lists we’ve published, click here. For…

  21. Conference Preview: Lehigh and Bucknell top the Patriot League

    Nov 1, 2012, 1:30 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published,click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  22. Top 25 Countdown: No. 2 Louisville Cardinals

    Nov 1, 2012, 9:00 AM EDT

    Louisville Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino directs his team against the Kentucky Wildcats during the first half of their men's NCAA Final Four semi-final college basketball game in New Orleans

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here.…

  23. Conference preview: Northeast Conference still LIU’s world

    Oct 31, 2012, 7:30 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  24. Position Rankings: The 20 Best Small Forwards

    Oct 31, 2012, 3:00 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  25. Conference Preview: The MAC is Ohio’s for the taking

    Oct 31, 2012, 1:30 PM EDT

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    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…