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  1. Position battles: Power forwards

    Dana O'Neil

    Some of the best one-on-one matchups will take place before the college basketball season tips off. They will come in the form of position battles within a team to determine a starter, which in some cases will shape an entire lineup. Starting with...

    Blog | May 15, 2014
  2. Teams have arrived at time where they better have things figured ...

    Dana O'Neil

    Early in the season, teams have time to learn and grow. Well, with Selection Sunday little more than a month away, that time has passed. Teams need to have things figured out.

    Story | Conversation | February 09, 2014
  3. Does one year even matter to the one-and-done star? - men's colle...

    Dana O'Neil

    The health of a college program could be altered by the one-and-done. But to the player, to the star, does that one year matter at all?

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2013
  4. Brad Stevens' exit from Butler Bulldogs a blow to college game - ...

    Dana O'Neil

    A rock of stability in an unstable age, Brad Stevens was one of the few things college basketball fans could count on. So there's no way around it: His departure for the Celtics stinks for the sport.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2013
  5. Miami Hurricanes show title potential with win over North Carolin...

    Dana O'Neil

    Miami's victory over North Carolina was another example of the Hurricanes' consistency in this unpredictable season. And while other teams are riding some sort of rollercoaster, Miami is improving as the season progresses.

    Story | Conversation | February 09, 2013
  6. NCAA increases minimum eligibility standards for Division I stude...

    Dana O'Neil

    The NCAA's new eligibility standards begin this fall for high school freshmen. Can you draw uniform lines to determine what constitutes an academically prepared student-athlete? The NCAA believes it can; others aren't so sure.

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2012
  7. Recruiting isn't a time to dream for Amaker

    Dana O'Neil

    PHILADELPHIA -- Sitting on the bleachers at Philadelphia University this July, Roy Williams spun a good yarn about another visit he took to the recruiting camp there a few years earlier. "I remember saying to my assistant, 'Who is number such and ...

    Blog | August 02, 2012
  8. Take Two: Alternative to one-and-done?

    Jason King and Dana O'Neil

    Editor's note: Each week, ESPN.com writers will debate a topic of interest in the college basketball landscape. Today's topic: Is an age limit for the NBA a worthwhile initiative? Is there a better alternative to the one-and-done rule? Also: Check ou...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  9. Coaching relationships aren't what they used to be -- college bas...

    Dana O'Neil

    Friendships and mentoring aren't dead in the coaching profession. Not by a long shot. But thanks to a win-at-all-costs mentality, it's not so easy to be friendly with other coaches anymore. There's just too much at stake.

    Story | Conversation | May 03, 2012
  10. How sweet is the Sweet 16? Depends on whom you ask -- NCAA tourna...

    Dana O'Neil

    The Sweet 16 still matters, but it's just not as sweet for everyone as it used to be. Once the barometer for success, the regional semifinals are now as much a measure of failure.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2012
  11. NCAA tournament 2012 -- Reading into the fortunes of 66-team fiel...

    Dana O'Neil

    Time to break down why it will go well -- or poorly -- for each of the tourney teams.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2012
  12. Unassuming Cody Zeller keys Indiana Hoosiers' turnaround - Colle...

    Dana O'Neil

    Armed with his worry-free attitude, dry wit and prankster's mirth, Cody Zeller might very well be the perfect man to save Indiana.

    Story | Conversation | January 11, 2012
  13. There is, by the way, a game on the Vinson

    Dana O'Neil

    SAN DIEGO -- They are asked about the sight lines and the wind variables, what it will be like to play in front of President Obama and what it means to play for the nation's military. They're asked about everything, that is, except the game. An...

    Blog | November 11, 2011
  14. UNC beats Michigan State on Carrier Classic's grand stage -- coll...

    Dana O'Neil

    After an unprecedented event like the Carrier Classic, the final score was almost a footnote. The military men and women in the stands -- and the jerseys that honored them -- were the stars of the show.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2011
  15. A look at life on the USS Carl Vinson, site of the Carrier Classi...

    Dana O'Neil

    For the teams and a select number of lucky fans, the Carrier Classic will be a once-in-a-lifetime event. But what about the men and women who live on the USS Carl Vinson? What do they make of the whole thing?

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2011
  16. Rain won't force Carrier Classic below deck

    Andy Katz

    Editor's Note: For Dana O'Neil's game preview, click here. Also, check out a historic photo gallery of basketball being played on aircraft carriers for decades, including a WWII-era shot of a future President. SAN DIEGO -- A number of sailors, som...

    Blog | November 11, 2011