Go inside the Eligibility Center, once known as the NCAA Clearinghouse, and possibly the most powerful force in all of sports.
For ESPN The Magazine's Loud issue, Seth Wickersham looks at the contrasting styles of college basketball coaches -- the yellers vs. the coaxers -- and finds out what all the noise is about.
Beyond the ivy-covered walls of major American colleges sit powerful men who often know long before anyone else does when the team's coach will be fired (or a new one will be hired). Chances are they had something to do with it.
There are five simple ways to make Team USA better for the 2008 Games.
Seth Wickersham took to the streets of Greece to show the Europeans and American that can play ball.
Cliche but true: Everyone wants the United States to fail, and Team USA has turned that into motivation.
Team USA says they didn't have time to learn in practice. Instead, they're learning on the court in Greece.