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  1. Burning Questions: If you could change one on-court rule in college basketball, what would it be?

    Nov 21, 2014, 4:30 PM EST

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    Let’s just say that we aren’t too fond of the current shot clock or the rules regarding hanging on the rim.

  2. Burning Questions: Who’s poised to surprise (or disappoint) people in the Big Ten?

    Nov 21, 2014, 1:53 PM EST

    Tom Izzo

    Two of the four writers picked Indiana as a team that can surprise people in the Big Ten.

  3. Burning Questions: Who gets the last shot?

    Nov 20, 2014, 3:32 PM EST

    marcus paige

    Who is the most clutch player in the country?

  4. Burning Questions: Will we get another surprise Final Four team this year?

    Nov 20, 2014, 1:29 PM EST

    Aaron White, Nathan Hawkins

    The last two years, Wichita State, UConn and Kentucky have all made the Final Four as teams seeded outside the top six.

  5. Burning Questions: Who will be this year’s surprise freshman standout?

    Nov 19, 2014, 4:15 PM EST

    Robert Johnson (AP Photo)

    Who will be this years Marcus Foster and Isaiah Taylor?

  6. Burning Questions: Which team is poised to surprise people this season?

    Nov 19, 2014, 1:07 PM EST

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    Three of the four panelists took teams from the ACC.

  7. Burning Questions: What non-conference game are you most looking forward to?

    Nov 18, 2014, 4:30 PM EST

    Arizona and Gonzaga meet December 6 in Tucson (Getty Images)

    What non-conference games we’re looking forward to this season and why.

  8. Burning Questions: How different will the NBCSports.com All-America Team look in March?

    Nov 18, 2014, 2:30 PM EST

    Frank Kaminsky

    Who falls from the NBCSports.com first team All-America squad, and who replaces them?

  9. Burning Questions: Top 25s to miss the dance, who goes unranked to Final Four?

    Nov 17, 2014, 4:07 PM EST

    Getty Images

    Who is better than we think, and who will struggle more than expected?

  10. Burning Questions: Which five players would you pick to play the final minutes for Kentucky?

    Nov 17, 2014, 2:40 PM EST

    Kentucky is the choice of many to win it all (AP Photo)

    Which five would you have on the floor if you were Coach Cal?

  11. Burning Questions: Final Four Predictions!!!

    Nov 9, 2012, 2:00 PM EST

    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!

  12. Burning Questions: Picking conference winners

    Nov 8, 2012, 2:00 PM EST

    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

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

    Nov 8, 2012, 10:00 AM EST

    Lorenzo Brown

    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:…

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

    Nov 7, 2012, 12:00 PM EST

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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):…

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

    Nov 6, 2012, 2:00 PM EST

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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…

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

    Nov 6, 2012, 10:00 AM EST

    IsaiahCanaanStMarys

    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…

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

    Nov 5, 2012, 2:00 PM EST

    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…

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

    Nov 5, 2012, 10:00 AM EST

    Tray Woodall, Jabarie Hinds

    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…

  19. The Morning Mix

    Nov 8, 2012, 8:00 AM EST

    I know you’re anxious. We’re roughly 24 hours away from real, live, meaningful college basketball. No messing around today. Time to get dialed it. Top Stories: Dez Wells is able to play, Maryland suddenly much better: Xavier-transfer Dezmine Wells was approved by the NCAA to participate with Maryland on Wednesday morning. When added to a…

  20. Indiana tops our preseason NCAA tournament projections

    Nov 7, 2012, 8:50 AM EST

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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.…

  21. The Morning Mix

    Oct 25, 2012, 8:00 AM EST

    - UNC-Wilmington is not going to appear on anybody’s radar. They were tabbed to finish in last place in this season’s CAA preseason poll, and aren’t likely to be a factor in late March. But what UNC-Wilmington does have is Keith Rendlemen, one of the most productive yet unheralded players in the country. He’s got a…

  22. CollegeBasketballTalk’s 2012-2013 season previews

    Oct 1, 2012, 7:30 AM EST

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    Starting October 1, CollegeBasketballTalk will be showcasing our 2012-2013 college hoops preview package. From Monday through Friday, at 9 a.m. ET and just after lunch, we’ll have something new for you to read (and probably argue about), including our Top 25, conferenced previews and more. Consider it your essential hoops stop until the season tips…

  23. Virginia Tech moves to 7-0 with upset of No. 15 Oklahoma State

    Dec 1, 2012, 7:06 PM EST

    Erick Green, Markel Brown

    We love Oklahoma State here at CBT. We love the team’s grit, the soaring athleticism of LeBryan Nash and the ferocious dunking of Markel Brown. We’re waving the banner of Marcus Smart, who has lived up to his name and his pre-season billing as a fabulous freshman. We haven’t paid much attention to Virginia Tech,…

  24. The Morning Mix: Today is the day

    Nov 9, 2012, 7:00 AM EST

    Today is the day we’ve been waiting months for. Real, live, meaningful college basketball takes place today for the first time since Kentucky cut down the nets in New Orleans. We’ll keep it brief today with the Morning Mix because there will be so much going on. Make sure to keep refreshing the College Basketball…

  25. SportsTalk: Things to know as college hoops begins

    Nov 9, 2012, 12:06 AM EST

    michigan

    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…