Maryland vs Rutgers

A Shell of a Run

Don’t look now but the University of Maryland is 18-2 and is atop the Big Ten conference standings at 6-1 (tied with Wisconsin). Last night, the Terps defeated Rutgers, 67-55 for their 5th straight victory. The game started off slow for both teams as neither seemed to be able to get in rhythm. The Terps […]

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USBWA Releases Midseason Watch Lists

The USBWA (United States Basketball Writers Association) released it’s midseason college basketball watch lists. Oscar Robertson Trophy (Men’s National Player of the Year) Dwayne Bacon, Florida State Lonzo Ball, UCLA Joel Berry II, North Carolina De’Aaron Fox, Kentucky Markelle Fultz, Washington Ethan Happ, Wisconsin Josh Hart, Villanova Marcus Keene, Central Michigan Luke Kennard, Duke Jock […]

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Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss

Power 5: Gonzaga Has the Dogs Barking

1. Villanova (18-1) The defending National Champions are playing like one. Since the loss to Butler, the Wildcats have won 4 in a row, all by double digits. Hart, Brunson and Jenkins make a formidable threesome that has a lot of versatility. There’s nothing like having unselfish stars especially ones coming off of a title. We […]

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Capital City Letdown

On local sports talk radio, I frequently hear that DC isn’t a basketball town. This assessment could not be further from the truth. The truth is it isn’t a Washington Wizards town. Despite the efforts by guys like Wizards radio play-by-play man, Dave Johnson, the city hasn’t embraced Washington’s pro basketball team. Johnson and his […]

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