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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: Five Coaching Names To Keep An Eye On

We’ve identified five names on the mid-major level to keep an eye on when the carousel starts spinning in March.

WFAN–01/05/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From Hofstra-VCU

By Jon Rothstein ยป More Columns 1. SMALL BALL VCU may not have the offensive prowess it did a year ago when it reached the Final Four — but they are better defensively — and […]

WFAN–01/03/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From UAB-VCU

It took VCU coach Shaka Smart all of 150 seconds to switch to a four-guard lineup in Tuesday night’s game against UAB — the result? A 68-49 win.

WFAN–12/21/2011

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Rothstein Files: News And Notes Around College Hoops

We don’t wish attempting to deal with VCU’s pressure on anyone.

WFAN–12/20/2011

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VCU Stuns Kansas To Make Final Four

The 11th-seeded VCU Rams, who didn’t even bother watching the NCAA tournament selection show, are heading to Houston, and final No. 1 seed Kansas is heading home after a spectacular collapse.

WFAN–03/27/2011

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