The Best ACC Basketball Programs in a Down Year

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In any given college basketball season, you can expect that the best conference in the country to be the ACC. This year though, the league is having a substantial down year. They only have three teams in the AP top 25, the highest-ranked of which No. 11 Florida State. The biggest ‘brands’ in the conference, […] READ MORE


2020-21 ACC Big Ten Challenge

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The ACC Big Ten Challenge will be held between December 8th and 9th. Last season, the Big Ten won 8-6 after a massive victory by Ohio State in the final game against North Carolina. Every year, this challenge pits several talented teams against each other and this year is no different. Will the Big Ten […] READ MORE


Potential Breakout Players in the ACC

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The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is one of the strongest conferences in basketball annually. While it is loaded with young talent this year, there are some returning players with chances to have huge breakout seasons in the ACC. For clarification, freshmen have been left off this list. Potential Breakout Players in the ACC Wendell Moore […] READ MORE


2020-21 ACC Basketball Preview

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LWOS’ coverage of the NCAA continues with the ACC basketball preview. The ACC is one of the best conferences in basketball every year. This year will be no different. While the conference may be razor-thin at the bottom, the top four are fantastic. The ACC has four teams that can easily win a National Championship […] READ MORE


NCAA Preseason Rankings: Part One

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fThe college basketball picture is becoming clearer. Early entrants into the NBA Draft had to make their decisions on whether or not they will remain in the draft. This means college coaches now have a clear view of their roster (minus some outstanding transfer waivers). That allows us to determine the NCAA preseason rankings. NCAA […] READ MORE


Impact Transfers for the 2020-21 NCAA Season

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The transfer market in college basketball has proven lucrative in past seasons. More players each year graduate and opt to transfer for a new role. These players are immediately eligible, per NCAA rules, and some have been key parts in a long postseason run. So who will be the big-time impact transfers this season? Impact […] READ MORE


ACC All-Time Series Part 2

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LWOS ACC All-Time series continues with part two. Part one can be found here with the first five of the 15 teams in the conference. This section will feature some historic college basketball teams. ACC All-Time Series Part 2 Louisville Cardinals Best Team: 2012-13 Louisville was loaded in 2012-13. They finished the season 35-5 and won […] 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 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


Early Struggles for Jordan Nwora

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Jordan Nwora entered the season as the preseason Player of the Year in the ACC. He is considered one of the best players in the nation and rightfully so. Nwora is responsible for Louisville’s quick turnaround during the Rick Pitino to Chris Mack transition. However, Nwora has been off to an inconsistent start. Louisville is one […] READ MORE