2020-21 Missouri Valley Basketball Preview


LWOS continues its conference previews with the 2020-21 Missouri Valley Basketball Preview. The MVC is consistently one of the best mid-major conferences in college basketball. Northern Iowa had a fantastic season on its way to a regular-season title in 2019-20.  However, the Panthers slipped up in the conference tournament and would have been squarely on […] READ MORE

Missouri Valley Conference 2010s All-Decade Team


The Missouri Valley Conference has a proud basketball history. The league is known for players such as Larry Bird and Oscar Robertson. This past decade saw new players etch their names in conference lore alongside those legends. Furthermore, Wichita State and Loyola-Chicago have both made the Final Four during this past decade. Creighton also helped […] READ MORE

LWOS Bracketology 3.0

The calendar has flipped to February. This means that Selection Sunday is getting closer. The battle for at-large spots and seeding starts to heat up. Discussions about which teams should sneak in can have no resolution. Luckily, LWOS is here to help with that. Bracketology 3.0 is here. Our previous bracket can be found here […] READ MORE

LWOS Bracketology 2.0


As the month of January comes to an end, crunch time is heating up in college basketball. Teams are scrambling to boost their chances to make the tournament. LWOS is back with Bracketology 2.0. Our first edition of bracketology can be found here, and we will be back with another edition in two weeks. Here […] READ MORE

Mid-Major Takeaways: Week Six


As the month of December continues to fly by, non-conference play is starting to dwindle down. With many schools having exams this past week, college basketball action took a bit of a back seat. Those exams still did not keep some mid-major schools and players from making headlines. This week featured some explosive scoring, including […] READ MORE