Each week Dick Vitale compiles news, notes and observations about the sport he loves, college basketball.
Most of the recruits have committed and players have declared for the NBA draft, which means it's time to take an early look at the best teams in college basketball in 2013-14, starting with John Calipari's reloaded Kentucky squad.
Kentucky's tournament hopes have been on the line ever since Nerlens Noel went down. The Wildcats took care of business in a must-win against Missouri, but there's still work to be done.
In the new world of college basketball, freshmen can make an immediate impact on a program's fortunes, and an elite group of diaper dandies has done that this season.
The Christmas season is upon us, which means its time for Dick Vitale to play Santa and hand out some gifts to the world of college basketball.
Early in the college basketball season, it's become clear that, although there are plenty of good teams, there are few dominant ones as parity takes hold across the nation.
In part one of a two-part series, Dick Vitale identifies the seven best frontcourts in college basketball, starting with the preseason player of the year in Indiana.
Duke's seniors entered Tuesday's game against Kentucky's freshmen with a chip on their shoulders, and came away with an impressive early-season victory.
College basketball season is almost here, so Dick Vitale looks at the 12 questions that are on every fan's mind.
Dick Vitale says John Calipari and Tom Crean should find a way to continue the Kentucky-Indiana rivalry series, with so many others in college basketball already coming to an end.
Dick Vitale wraps up the 2011-12 college basketball season by looking back at 20 magical moments from a special season.
Dick Vitale says John Calipari is more than a great recruiter -- he's a great coach who finally filled in the missing piece of his resume with a national championship.
Dick Vitale previews the 2012 NCAA Men's Championship game between the Kentucky Wildcats and Kansas Jayhawks and picks a winner for Monday night.
Dick Vitale says the rivalry between the North Carolina Tar Heels and Duke Blue Devils is the best in college sport, and it's even better when the stakes are as high as they'll be on Saturday.
Dick Vitale says the Coach of the Year race will go down to the final week of the season, and these 10 candidates lead the way
Dick Vitale discusses Kentucky's third-round win over West Virginia and how the Wildcats are playing their best basketball at the most important time of the year.