Recapping A Wild Saturday In College Hoops

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Saturday was a historic day for the game of basketball. For the first time in the history of college basketball, all of the top 6 teams in the AP Top 25 rankings all lost on the same day. It was also the first time ever that seven of the top ten teams all lost on […] READ MORE


The Biggest Surprises In College Basketball So Far

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The Biggest Surprises In College Basketball So Far We are now less than four weeks away from Selection Sunday. There have been plenty of good surprise teams so far this season. I am going to look at the biggest surprises in college basketball. Providence Friars Providence is one of the biggest college basketball surprises thus […] READ MORE


Maryland Coaching Options

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Maryland Coaching Options Mark Turgeon surprisingly stepped down as Maryland head coach in early December. Former Wake Forest head coach Danny Manning then took over as the interim head coach. The Terrapins have been one of the biggest disappointments in the country so far this season. Here I will take a look at potential candidates […] READ MORE


LSU Tigers Drop Game Against TCU

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Saturday’s LSU-TCU basketball game in Fort Worth, Texas gave the Tigers a chance to get on track. After losing three of their last four games, Will Wade’s team needed a momentum shift. But the Horned Frogs took control early and lead 38-29 at the half. LSU would make a comeback in the second half to […] READ MORE


Ochai Agbaji, the Next Great ‘3 and D’ Player

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Ochai Agbaji‘s rise to an NBA-level prospect was seen as a major surprise for most. But for ones who have watched Agabji throughout his career, his rise was expected. Agbaji started his career as a redshirt at Kansas but as time went on Agbaji has gotten more of a chance with the ball and he […] READ MORE


Alabama Is An Enigma

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Alabama is an enigma. The Crimson Tide men’s basketball team is one of the hardest teams in the country to analyze right now. They have had a roller coaster of a season so far. They have multiple very good wins against Gonzaga and full-strength Houston. But then they have six losses, five of which were […] READ MORE


LSU-Kentucky: Tigers Survive 65-60

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Tuesday night’s LSU-Kentucky game was a crucial one for both schools. Following a crushing loss to Auburn last week, the Tigers needed a big-time SEC win. Inside the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, LSU walked away with a 65-60 victory. LSU fell to #21 in this week’s AP poll, and the Wildcats are the SEC’s third-highest […] READ MORE


A Case For Weird: Why Houston Baptist Needs To Bring Back Their Throwbacks

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The Houston Baptist Huskies may be nothing too special. They are but one of the many mediocre programs that dot the college basketball landscape. Here’s a brief look at their history (or lack thereof): The Huskies boast a single NCAA Tournament appearance, in 1984, along with a 3-10 record in the NAIA tournament. They’ve got […] READ MORE


2021-2022 Big East Basketball Preview

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We are now less than two weeks away from the start of the 2021-2022 NCAA college basketball season. Last Word On Sports continues our coverage with our Big East preview. The Big East is coming off a tough season. It was really a rebuilding year for a lot of teams in the conference. The conference […] READ MORE


Emoni Bates’ Impact On Memphis

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Emoni Bates committed to Memphis on Wednesday over Michigan State, Oregon, and the G-League. Bates, the #3 recruit in the 2021 class, reclassified into this class earlier this month. Before that, he was the #1 prospect in the 2022 class from the start. The 6’9″ small forward from Ypsilanti, Michigan was originally committed to Michigan […] READ MORE