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Head coach Fred Hoiberg of the Iowa State Cyclones. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Iowa State, SMU & More

Iowa State needs to get back to the way they initially built their program under Fred Hoiberg — taking transfers.

05/24/2013

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Vanderbilt Coach James Franklin Under Fire For Saying Assistants Need Hot Wives

What to look for in an assistant football coach: a solid grasp of the X’s and O’s; inspiration and fire; the ability to squeeze the last drop out of young talent. And if you’re Vanderbilt head coach James Franklin, an attractive spouse.

06/01/2012

Scoop Jardine and Brandon Triche of the Syracuse Orange celebrate a play with teammates against the Kansas State Wildcats during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 17, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Syracuse Advances Past Kansas State, Into ‘Sweet Sixteen’

Scoop Jardine’s 16 points helped lead the #1 seed Syracuse defeat the Kansas State Wildcats, 75-59. The Orange advance onto Sweet Sixteen.

WFAN–03/17/2012

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Rothstein Files: What Fab Melo’s Absence Means; Breakdown Of The NCAA East And Midwest Regions

All of a sudden, the Orange have a completely different look heading into the NCAA Tournament.

WFAN–03/14/2012

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops

Isn’t it amazing how the Tarheels started the season as the unanimous top team in the country and now people barely even acknowledge that they exist?

WFAN–03/02/2012

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops

John Calipari has never lost at Rupp Arena since he’s been the head coach at Kentucky. And that trend will likely continue on Saturday against the Commodores.

WFAN–02/24/2012

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops

If you like Big East basketball, Cincy-Marquette is a must watch.

WFAN–02/10/2012

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops

The return of Orange center Fab Melo ensures that Madison Square Garden will be a pro-Syracuse crowd, like usual.

WFAN–02/03/2012

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Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook

Let’s face it, if the three pointer by Indiana’s Christian Watford rimmed out at the buzzer on December 10th against Kentucky, we’d be talking about the possibility of the Wildcats going through the season undefeated.

WFAN–01/30/2012

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Rothstein Files: Stallings Likes Where Vanderbilt Is Headed Plus Other Notes

Kevin Stallings isn’t always an optimist. Ask him about a future opponent and he’ll tell you his concerns.

WFAN–01/19/2012

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On HBO’s ‘Real Sports,’ Marcus Dixon Recounts Journey From Jail To Jets

Marcus Dixon tries not to think about the 15 darkest months of his life. All that lost time in prison. All those tears. No football. No freedom.

WFAN–11/23/2011

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Rothstein Files: Five Manhattan Hoops Observations Plus Other Notes

If opposing coaches don’t know of Manhattan freshman forward Emmy Andjuar, they’d better become aware quickly.

WFAN–10/31/2011

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Todman Leads UConn Over Vandy

Jordan Todman ran for 190 yards and two touchdowns to lead Connecticut to a 40-21 win over Vanderbilt on Saturday, just the second win for the Big East over a BCS conference team this season.

WFAN–10/02/2010