To be successful in college basketball today, you need to have strong guard play. Dick Vitale picks his top six backcourts.
Each week, Dick Vitale compiles news, notes and observations about the sport he loves, college basketball.
Dick Vitale's preseason prediction for the NCAA 68-team tournament field
Kentucky is No. 1 in Dick Vitale's preseason Top 40.
When we talk about successful college basketball teams these days, there is one common denominator: effective point guard play.
Kentucky coach John Calipari is facing a unique challenge this season -- keeping a roster with nine McDonald's All-Americans in harmony.
A number of returning players could make a big impact for their teams in 2014-15.
The return of key performers and another dynamite recruiting class make Kentucky the preseason favorite for 2014-15.
Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins lead a deep pool of underclassmen in this year's NBA draft.
Dick Vitale picks his Super Six teams to watch in 2014-15, with Kentucky and Duke topping the list.
John Calipari deserves credit for the improvement Kentucky has made on its way to the Final Four.
Dick Vitale reveals his daily NCAA tournament awards.