ACC-Big Ten Challenge Preview

Nov 26, 2018
Beginning on Monday, the 20th annual ACC-Big Ten Challenge will kick off, with fourteen matchups slated through Wednesday on ESPN. The ACC has won the past two challenges by a combined 20-8, but as us...

2018-19 CBB B1G Preview

Nov 7, 2018
Welcome back to the start of the College Basketball season. Such a glorious time for all basketball fans to come together and watch some great athletes compete every night. Unless, unfortunately, you ...

Woj uses his thesaurus to dominate Draft Night

Jun 22, 2018
The best part of every NBA draft is the leaked picks on Twitter. Before every pick officially leaves Adam Silver’s kinda creepy looking lips, the NBA world is already aware of who is going where...

Kansas Jayhawks 2018-2019 potential lineups

Jun 18, 2018
The Jayhawks have a DEEP team this year. They have so many different ways they can throw out a lineup. What we’re going to look at is what lineups the Jayhawks can and should use this coming season ...

Where Are They Now: Aaron Craft

May 21, 2018
When the word “grit” is mentioned, what do most people think of? Do they have thoughts of Saints fullback John Kuhn, leading the way for an electrifying Saints running game? Do they think of Matth...

Where Are They Now: Marshall Henderson

Apr 1, 2018
Polarizing collegiate sports figures are nothing new. From Brian Bosworth to JJ Redick to Johnny Manziel, guys that attract adoration along with hatred are a favorite pastime of collegiate sports fans...

Syracuse Basketball: Matthew Moyer to Transfer

Mar 27, 2018
Syracuse redshirt freshman forward Matthew Moyer has announced via Twitter that he will be leaving the program. Moyer saw significant action in the first part of the season this year, but averaged jus...

Greatest Collegiate Sports Upsets

Mar 22, 2018
Before this past week, 16 seeds in the men’s NCAA Tournament had been 0-135 against number one seeds since the tournament moved to 64 teams in 1985. Many experts predicted that we would never see a ...

BREAKING (Literally): Isaac Haas’s Elbow

Mar 16, 2018
Purdue was riding high following a dominant 74-48 victory over Cal-State Fullerton, but their championship hopes were quickly crushed as they learned the fate of star big man Isaac Haas. Haas, a 7R...

UMBC Wins on the Court and on Twitter

Mar 16, 2018
The University of Maryland Baltimore County, better known as UMBC, made history Friday night, becoming the first 16-seed to win an NCAA Tournament game, defeating Virginia 74-54. While the Retrievers ...

The NCAA Hates Dogs, Among Other Things

Mar 15, 2018
I never thought I could meet someone who hates dogs, but then I heard the news that the NCAA has banned the Butler Bulldog mascot, Butler Blue III, from the Little Caesar’s Arena in Detroit. How...

My Argument against Xavier and Villanova

Mar 12, 2018
Listen, I like college basketball about the same as the next guy on this website. It’s exciting and March Madness is probably the most exciting time of all. However, when the brackets were relea...

Five Mid-Majors to watch for in the Big Dance

Mar 5, 2018
It’s finally March, and the best few weeks of sports-television viewing await college basketball fans. With the regular season officially coming to a close yesterday, conference championship wee...

The Underdogs of College Basketball: Texas Tech

Feb 27, 2018
The Texas Tech Men’s Basketball team kicked off the season starting 6-0. After their first loss first to Seton Hall, the Red Raiders shocked the nation to then go 14-1, the best starting record ...

Time for Pittsburgh to kill the basketball program

Feb 25, 2018
  Halftime. pic.twitter.com/9YV8ZzL3zM — Pitt Basketball (@Pitt_MBB) February 24, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Is that bad? Pittsburgh scored SEVEN points in the first half. Sev...

Why This Year is Abnormally Bad for College Basketball

Feb 19, 2018
As a general sports fan, I enjoy college basketball and the craziness that March Madness brings, along with no one knowing what is going to happen next. However, during the regular season, I would lik...

The Student Union Sports Podcast: Trivia Edition

Feb 6, 2018
Todays Episode of the Student Union Sports Podcast features the first round of the Student Union Trivia Tournament of Champions (Its a working title…) Writers competing include Johnny Rambos, PJ...

KenPom’s Unluckiest College Basketball Teams So Far

Jan 29, 2018
For those unfamiliar with the statistical site kenpom.com, it is essentially a mecca for a fan of statistical analysis and college basketball. Started by Ken Pomeroy, the website’s archives date...

Who’s going to win the Big 12?

Jan 29, 2018
We’re approximately halfway through the NCAA regular season and most Power 5 conferences look like they have a solid projected regular season champion. For instance, Virginia is looking like the fav...

The ACC Basketball Roundup

Jan 28, 2018
It’s the best time of the year for college basketball fans. Alabama has once again ended the college football season on top and now the road to March has officially kicked into high gear. ACC fans c...

College Basketball Pull-Up 3: 1/26/2018

Jan 26, 2018
Season Record: 15-11-1 Buffalo (-7.5) @ Ohio 6:30 pm EST CJ Massinburg and the Buffalo Bulls roll into the Convocation Center for a MAC battle tonight against Ohio.  A tale of two programs going in d...

College Basketball Pull-Up 3 1/25/2018

Jan 25, 2018
Season Record: 14-9-1 The Pull-Up 3 is a daily blog of 3 college basketball games that I believe you could exploit and make some cash on. Check in every day for your picks of the day’s best college ...

EMAW…?

Jan 23, 2018
The Kansas State Wildcats have blown past their expectations for the season in a hell-raising Big 12. The past is the past, but don’t look now, the Wildcats are tied for second in the conference...

#4 Oklahoma, Trae Young, Consumed By Octagon Of Doom

Jan 17, 2018
Trae Young and #4 Oklahoma went into the Little Apple expecting a fight, but to ultimately come out on top. The Octagon of Doom and the K-State Wildcats had other plans. The Wildcats ABSOLUTELY PUMMEL...

Reggie Lynch facing more sexual assault allegations

Jan 10, 2018
Reggie Lynch, reigning Big 10 Defensive Player of the Year and starting center for the Minnesota Golden Gophers basketball team, is again facing multiple allegations of sexual assault and misconduct. ...

A Journey into the Unknown: Taking the JUCO Route

Dec 25, 2017
Dear Frustrated High School Athlete, I know your pain. The feeling of being unwanted by the schools you were hoping to attend. The feeling that all your work was for nothing. I am here to tell you tha...

2017 CBS Sports Classic: UCLA vs Kentucky Preview

Dec 23, 2017
When: Saturday 4pm ET Where: New Orleans, Louisiana TV: CBS Betting Line Kentucky -6.5 via Bovada   The second match of the CBS Sports Classic features an NCAA tourney second round rematch betwee...

Who are the real contenders in the ACC?

Dec 14, 2017
The Atlantic Coast Conference has won two of the last three national championships, consistently features some of the best players in the country, and has possibly the deepest conference in college ba...

College Basketball Pull-Up 3: 12/12/2017

Dec 12, 2017
The Pull-Up 3 is a daily blog of 3 college basketball games that I believe you could exploit and make some cash on. Check in every day for your picks of the day’s best college hoops action.  Season...

Washington Huskies Take Down #2 Kansas 74-65

Dec 6, 2017
This looked to be a Wednesday night where the sports world was kind of bland, not going to sugarcoat it. I said today to my roommate, “This is the first night in a long time where I don’t ...

College Basketball Pull-Up 3: 12/3/2017

Dec 3, 2017
The Pull-Up 3 is a daily blog of 3 college basketball games that I believe you could exploit and make some cash on. Check in every day for your picks of the day’s best college hoops action.  Season...

College Basketball Pull-Up 3: 11/29/2017

Nov 29, 2017
The Pull-Up 3 is a daily blog of 3 college basketball games that I believe you could exploit and make some cash on. Check in every day for your picks of the day’s best college hoops action.  Season...

College Basketball Pull-Up 3: 11/28/2017

Nov 28, 2017
The Pull-Up 3 is a daily blog of 3 college basketball games that I believe you could exploit and make some cash on. Check in every day for your picks of the day’s best college hoops action.  Season...

Recapping the 2017 Charleston Classic

Nov 20, 2017
This past weekend, TD Arena in beautiful downtown Charleston played host to the Charleston Classic, an annual kick-off tournament that showcases some of the NCAA’s most elite talent. This year&#...

If You Don’t Know Now You Know; The Young Bull

Nov 15, 2017
It was a calm Tuesday in Tuscaloosa. Students were finishing up some exams before Thanksgiving break, some were getting ready for their Tuesday night bar visits. Neither of those come as a surprise. W...

College Basketball Preseason Round Table

Nov 10, 2017
Merry Basketballmas, friends. The best five months of the year are finally here, so we asked some of our writers to sit down and talk about what they’re most excited about for the upcoming seaso...

Student Union Player Spotlight: Michael Porter Jr.

Nov 7, 2017
School: University of Missouri Hometown: Seattle, Washington Position: Forward Year: Freshman Last March, the number one high school basketball player in the nation, Michael Porter Jr. shocked the Col...

Big 12 Preseason Predictions

Oct 31, 2017
College basketball is right around the corner. With that being said, it should be an exciting year in the Big 12 (besides Kansas winning like always). This will be another solid year in the Big 12 tha...

Mark Emmert Concerned About Public Perception of NCAA

Oct 31, 2017
Recently, the NCAA has come under fire for the handling of many scandals, notably the UNC academic fraud, and the college basketball recruiting scandal. NCAA President Mark Emmert is concerned that th...

Kansas-Mizzou to renew Border War

Oct 14, 2017
One of the hottest rivalries in college sports is back (kinda). Missouri and Kansas have agreed to play in an exhibition game for hurricane relief on October 22nd. While this may just be an exhibition...

North Carolina Somehow Avoids Penalty from NCAA

Oct 13, 2017
Today, the NCAA reported that they found no violations in the UNC academic fraud investigation. A three year investigation has provided no clear answer to what was seemingly a major fraudulent network...

UCONN Lands Former 4-Star Recruit Sidney Wilson

Sep 1, 2017
Another day, another prominent transfer in the Northeast. Yesterday, Taurean Thompson announced he would be attending Seton Hall this upcoming year. Now, 4-star recruit Sidney Wilson, a prized commit ...

Marvin Bagley III just turned the nation on its head

Aug 15, 2017
At this point, the nation is used to certain schools having recruiting classes that are offensive. Duke is one of those schools, and this season they outdid themselves. Late last night, Marvin Bagley ...

Picking NBA Draft Prop bets

Jun 21, 2017
This will be the first season in NBA history where Las Vegas sports books will host prop bets for the event. That is exciting for many reasons. For starters, you can win money. Second, you can create ...

PAC-12 Fanboy: Oregon

Mar 27, 2017
    What is up with this tournament, to be honest, I don’t know. So as I am the resident Pac-12 fanboy on this site (Bill Walton is my God), I figure to tell you WHY you should root fo...

Student Union College Basketball Postseason Awards

Mar 23, 2017
We have a very diverse range of opinions here at Student Union, but somehow we were all able to agree on three first-team All-Americans. Every single ballot submitted had Lonzo Ball, Frank Mason and C...

Breaking Down the Sweet Sixteen

Mar 21, 2017
After a rather lackluster Round of 64, the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament did not disappoint. Among the best storylines, the defending national champion Villanova Wildcats were bested by an expe...

Student Union Study Hall: Episode 6

Mar 16, 2017
Student Union Study Hall is a weekly College Basketball recap produced by college students for college students. Each week Student Union writers Liam Smith, Austin Brown and Luke “Big Takes” Maier...

Which coaches should you trust with your bracket?

Mar 15, 2017
There are thousands of different metrics you could use when filling out your bracket. Speaking from experience, no matter how much basketball you watch you will always lose your pool to someone who pi...

March Madness Preview: ACC

Mar 14, 2017
After seeing the fifth seeded Duke Blue Devils take home the ACC Tournament crown last weekend, this conference looks as stacked as ever. While they may not be able to replicate the success the confer...

Immediate Reaction: Midwest Region

Mar 13, 2017
Although this is not a typical Monday, it’s the start of MARCH MADNESS!! So with different writers breaking down each region, lets head to the Midwest. Midwest Bracket bracket-ncaa First Look Th...

The Big East is still really good

Mar 10, 2017
Since the conference realignment that sent teams like Syracuse, UConn, Louisville, Notre Dame, Pitt, etc. etc away from the Big East, it has not gotten a lot of love. Add the fact that there is no maj...

The Debate: Fultz Vs. Ball

Mar 3, 2017
It is the question on most NBA GM’s minds, and in ALL our thoughts when we think of the upcoming NBA draft. Who is going to be #1, Markelle Fultz or Lonzo Ball? While thinking over my opinion, I...

Big 12 Weekly Shootout: February 27

Feb 27, 2017
Hey guys, welcome back to the last Big 12 Weekly Shootout before my conference tournamnet preview next week. Friends Cody Goggin and Frank Fanelli also recap the ACC and Big 12, respectively, so be su...

College Basketball Trade Deadline Deals

Feb 23, 2017
In honor of the NBA trade deadline today, we decided to take a look at what some hypothetical trades would look like if trades existed in college basketball. Here are a few of our favorites. Kansas se...

Student Union Study Hall: Episode 3

Feb 23, 2017
Student Union Study Hall is a weekly College Basketball recap produced by college students for college students. Each week Student Union writers Liam Smith, Austin Brown and Luke “Big Takes” Maier...

The Case for Tom Crean

Feb 16, 2017
“Fire Tom Crean!” If you’ve been on the internet for longer than about five minutes, these words have probably come across your screen more than a few times. These calls for Crean...

Instant Reaction: Kansas Rallies Against West Virginia

Feb 13, 2017
What a roller coaster of emotions in Lawrence, Kansas tonight. What seemed like sure defeat suddenly turned to euphoria for Jayhawk fans as Kansas stormed back, ending regulation on a 21-7 run, and th...

Dime a Dozen Podcast: Episode 9

Feb 6, 2017
Student Union’s Austin Brown and Jack Rogers try to make sense of a crazy week of upsets in the Big 12. We talk about Baylor’s two heartbreaking losses to Kansas and Kansas State (0:25), Scott...

The Cinderella Story: FGCU Eagles

Jan 25, 2017
Next team on my Cinderella list is none other than Florida Gulf Coast. This is a team that is not far from the last time they were the Cinderella Team of the NCAA Tournament. In 2012-2013 they stunned...

Locks of the Week- January 21st

Jan 21, 2017
Record to Date: 4-1   Syracuse at #15 Notre Dame (-8) It would be an understatement to say that Syracuse has been a disappointment this year. This team has honestly been pretty bad. Notre Dame ju...

AL-right CBB gambling picks 1/14

Jan 14, 2017
How are YOU coping with the sad realization that there’s no more college football? Some turn their attention to the NFL, some use the spring months as a hiatus from sports and some have no choic...

Student Union College Basketball Mid-Season Awards

Jan 11, 2017
Pour some out for the first half of the college basketball season. Now that football season is over, America turns it’s eyes to the hardwood to fill the void left in their schedule. So far this ...

Beware the bubble: Don’t sleep on Texas Tech.

Jan 8, 2017
It’s never too early to start examining teams resumes for the NCAA tournament. The bubble can be scary, all it takes is one bad loss to knock you off it. That being said, let’s take a look at team...