Catching up on news and notes from the teams outside the major conferences, while looking ahead to 2013-14 with predictions and analysis.
Dave Tuley gives his against-the-spread picks for the West Region of the 2013 NCAA tournament.
Peter Keating and Jordan Brenner break down the most likely 2013 NCAA tournament upsets in the West Region.
Joe Lunardi breaks down all 68 teams in his 2013 NCAA tournament Video Previews.
Skip Bayless says this March is likely to be filled with even more Madness than usual.
Miles Simon writes that the Akron Zips are among the nation's best mid-major programs. He also looks at how other teams, like Belmont, could surprise in the NCAA tournament.
In the latest edition of his ranking of the top 68 teams in the country, Jay Bilas has Rick Pitino's Louisville team at No. 1.
Jay Bilas provides his Nov. 28 edition of The Bilas Index, his ranking of the top 68 teams in the nation. Tom Crean's Indiana team earns the No. 1 spot.
ESPN Insider Jay Bilas completes the first season of "The Bilas Index," his personal ranking of the best 68 teams in America. In the season's final Bilas Index, Kentucky is No. 1.
Jay Bilas draws from a season's worth of film and live scouting to make his bracket selections, taking Insiders pick by pick to the title game in New Orleans.
Joe Lunardi breaks down all 68 teams in his 2012 NCAA tournament Video Previews.
ESPN Insider Jay Bilas has his latest top 68 rankings. Kansas rises to No. 4, while UNC has a firm grasp on the No. 3 spot.
ESPN Insider Jay Bilas has his latest top 68 rankings, and the Kansas Jayhawks return to the top five after beating Missouri. Southern Miss and UMass enter the rankings, while Nevada and Marshall fall out.
Several mid-major teams will reach the NCAA tournament. Which ones could go a long way? Is there a Butler out there?
ESPN Insider Jay Bilas has his latest top 68 rankings, where the top two teams remain the same and Michigan State climbs from No. 7 to No. 4.
Tournament spots and winning records are on the line for mid-major teams as the league races enter their final weeks.