2020-21 Big 12 Week One Takeaways

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Over the past decade, one of the most consistent conferences in all of College Basketball has been the Big 12. They are headlined by one of the best regular-season collaborations with the Big 12/SEC Challenge. The Big 12 has won that competition four of the seven seasons. The only instance where the conference lost the […] READ MORE


2020-21 Big 12 Basketball Conference Preview

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LWOS coverage of the NCAA basketball season continues with the Big 12 basketball preview. Certainly, the Big 12 is widely considered a top-three conference in college basketball. The Kansas Jayhawks are one of the traditional Blue Bloods that hold a lot of power in this conference. However, in recent years, teams like Baylor and Texas […] READ MORE


NCAA Preseason Rankings: Part Two

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Admittedly, the college basketball season is far away. However, is it ever too early for a preseason poll? Never. The NCAA preseason rankings continue with part two. You can find the first ten teams listed here. This set of rankings contains teams ranked 19th to 11th. Check back tomorrow for the top 10. NCAA Preseason […] READ MORE


LWOS Bracketology 6.0

LWOS Bracketology 6.0 is here. This week, several mid-major conferences started their conference tournaments. The rest of the conferences will wrap up conference play this week and will begin tournament play next week. Over the last week, plenty of good teams have lost and the bubble is shrinking already. Here is Bracketology 6.0. LWOS Bracketology […] READ MORE


LWOS Bracketology 5.0

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Selection Sunday is just two weeks away. Ahead of us are conference tournaments and a whole lot of nail-biting. LWOS Bracketology 5.0 is here with an update that will now come in a weekly fashion leading up to the official bracket reveal. Here is Bracketology 5.0. LWOS Bracketology 5.0 Conference Breakdown The Big Ten has […] READ MORE


Lack of Home-Court Advantage in College Basketball

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This college basketball season has been an interesting one, to say the least. While there has been a revolving door of number one teams, possibly the strangest results have been the lack of home-court advantage, especially in conference play. What Home-Court Advantage? Entering 1/19, home teams have won just 59.6 percent in conference play. This […] READ MORE


LWOS Bracketology 1.0

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The 2020 college basketball season is about halfway through. These means it is time for the first installment of LWOS Bracketology 1.0. Throughout the rest of the NCAA season, LWOS will produce an updated bracket, including overall seeding, bi-weekly. Here is the first version of the bracket. LWOS Bracketology 1.0 Conference Breakdown Much has been […] READ MORE


NCAA Conference Power Rankings

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College basketball is loaded with talent every year. Typically, the “Blue Blood” schools are considered to be the cream of the crop. This means the Big 12, Big Ten, and ACC have legs up on the competition. This year, parity is the word used to describe the college landscape. This makes it increasingly difficult to […] READ MORE