St. John's Certain It Can Survive And Advance Without ObekpaSteve Lavin says that while center Chris Obekpa's suspension is "less than ideal," he still believes the Red Storm has what it takes to overcome the shot blocker's absence in the NCAA Tournament.
Underdogs Stanford, Dayton, Tennessee Set For Sweet 16The Billion Dollar Dream has been over for a while. Most bracket sheets are loaded with red X's. Still, there is plenty of March Madness ahead of us in the NCAA tournament's round of 16.
Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s PerfectionIn the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.
Rising Star: San Diego State Forward Winston ShepardRanked as the 21st-best recruit in the country by Rivals, Shepard came to San Diego State with the wrong mindset.
Florida Gulf Coast Extends Cinderella Run, Becomes First 15-Seed In Sweet 16Florida Gulf Coast beat San Diego State 81-71 on Sunday night, and the Eagles not only made it look easy, they made it look fun.
Rothstein: Colorado And 4 More Teams With Pivotal Weeks Ahead In College BasketballThe Buffaloes are the sleeper team in the PAC 12 and have a real chance to help their NCAA chances with games at home against Arizona and Arizona State.
Rothstein: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook; Miami, Otto Porter & MoreThe Hurricanes haven't just been good this season --- they've been dominant.
Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops Plus Other NotesMichigan State has won six games in a row while posting an overall record of 17-3 and yet, no one is talking about the Spartans.
Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend; College Hoops NotesIf I was a financial adviser, I'd tell my clients to buy stock in the Gophers.
Rothstein Files: This And That Around College BasketballOne of the major keys to San Diego State's 6-1 start is Utah transfer JJ O'Brien. The 6-7 forward has blended perfectly alongside the Aztecs' talented perimeter of Xavier Thames, Chase Tapley, and Jamaal Franklin and given Steve Fisher one of the better glue guys in the country.
Rothstein Files: Getting You Set For College Basketball's Opening WeekendWith Dez Wells, the Terps have all the looks of an NCAA Tournament team and a squad that should present a formidable opening test for Kentucky.
Rothstein Files: Friday's NCAA Tournament Primer The Madness is on! Find out what to expect -- and which names to keep track of -- throughout Friday's action.