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Jon Rothstein’s CAA Offseason Notebook

How will Towson handle expectations? It’s a completely new dynamic for the Tigers, but it’s one they should relish.

09/09/2013

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From Drexel

Any time you return almost every major piece of significance from a team that won 29 games and you’re going to enter the season with a high bar — but with Drexel it’s more than warranted.

10/19/2012

Head coach James "Bruiser" Flint of the Drexel Dragons (credit: Jeff Golden/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: CAA Offseason Notebook; Questions, Power Rankings And Players To Watch

Absolutely fine. Bruiser Flint has said all summer long that his team has unfinished business after being left out of the NCAA Tournament last March .

09/24/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

Tony Criswell may not be in bold print when people talk about Missouri’s prospects for next season, but the JUCO big man is going to have a key role for the Tigers.

08/24/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

Temple is now in prime position to challenge for yet another Atlantic 10 title after the Owls officially added Boston University big man Jake O’Brien as a transfer this past week.

08/10/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

St. John’s is going to be incredibly young and inexperienced at the beginning of the season, but you won’t want to play this team in February.

08/03/2012

Phil Martelli

Rothstein Files: Martelli, St. Joseph’s Eyeing Return To NCAAs in 2013

Phil Martelli and his St. Joseph’s Hawks are looking to return to the NCAA tournament in

08/02/2012

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Rothstein Files: Massenat, Drexel Focused On NCAAs

Frantz Massenat isn’t satisfied with being on the cusp of the NCAA Tournament.

05/07/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball, Final Four

A major element in Saturday’s Final Four showdown between Louisville and Kentucky will be the Cardinals’ match up zone.

03/27/2012

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Following NCAA Snub, Seton Hall Lands No. 1 Seed In NIT

Seton Hall was hoping to get sent anywhere in the NCAA tournament. Instead, they wound up at home with a No. 1 seed in the NIT.

WFAN–03/12/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Hoops

VCU coach Shaka Smart will be the first person to say Drexel deserves an at large bid to the NCAA Tournament.

WFAN–03/07/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Mid Majors With The Most To Lose In Their Conference Tournaments

The Gaels have been building all season for the MAAC Tournament and anything less than three victories and holding up a trophy next Monday night in Springfield will be a monumental disappointment.

WFAN–02/28/2012

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Rothstein Files: Fraschilla Says This Is The Year To Reward Mid Majors

Despite Kentucky and Syracuse separating themselves as the two best teams in college basketball, the theme in the sport this season is simple — parity.

WFAN–02/21/2012

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Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook

I’m well aware that the Golden Eagles lost a few weeks ago at Notre Dame and earlier in the season at Georgetown, but other than Syracuse this looks like the team that has the chance to go the deepest in the NCAA Tournament.

WFAN–02/20/2012

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Rothstein Files: Ten Mid-Majors To Keep An Eye On

If Iona is going to live up to their billing, they will have to display a renewed killer instinct.

01/26/2012

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