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  1. Bracket reveal: Las Vegas Invitational

    Andy Katz

    Editor's Note: Over two days, we're releasing the brackets/matchups for 11 of the top early-season events. Starting Wednesday at 10 a.m. ET, we'll unveil the final six: Charleston, 2K Sports, Diamond Head, CBE, Wooden and Maui. A thread of previews a...

    Blog | July 16, 2013
  2. 3-point shot: Howland over Altman

    Andy Katz

    1. Oregon's Dana Altman got the Pac-12 coach-of-the-year award, but the honor should have gone to UCLA's Ben Howland. Howland has done his best coaching job since he has been at UCLA -- and that includes the three consecutive Final Four runs. Conside...

    Blog | March 15, 2013
  3. 3-point shot: Accountability for officials

    Andy Katz

    1. Officials work at their craft. They review game tape the next day. They want to get the calls right. They understand the pressure of their job. And they're not immune to making mistakes or admitting them privately to the coordinator of officials o...

    Blog | February 26, 2013
  4. 3-point shot: UCLA looking up

    Andy Katz

    1. UCLA coach Ben Howland was in a great mood Thursday when talking with us on our ESPNU college basketball podcast. His demeanor has made a complete 180 since the Bruins looked lost and leaderless in Brooklyn last month. The Bruins have won four in ...

    Blog | December 28, 2012
  5. UCLA needs Larry Drew II to be a leader for the young Bruins - co...

    Andy Katz

    Andy Katz writes that, for this season to not be completely derailed for UCLA, Larry Drew II needs to step up and be a leader for the young Bruins.

    Blog | Conversation | December 07, 2012
  6. 3-point shot: UCLA lacking leaders

    Andy Katz

    1. Someone better take over this UCLA team and start to own the Bruins. I didn't see a leader in watching two shootarounds and games last week in Brooklyn. The team does have veterans in Larry Drew II, David Wear and Travis Wear and Josh Smith. But n...

    Blog | November 26, 2012
  7. 3-point shot: Drew II will start for UCLA

    Andy Katz

    1. UCLA coach Ben Howland said that North Carolina transfer Larry Drew II will start at the point. "That's going to happen," said Howland. "He's our most indispensable player." Drew is getting a second chance at his college career after he was remo...

    Blog | September 12, 2012
  8. 3-point shot: UCLA's hopes ride on Drew

    Andy Katz

    1.Ben Howland took Larry Drew II into his office Monday to continue coaching his mind as much as his playmaking skills. He needs both from Drew for UCLA to be a Pac-12 champ in the upcoming season. The North Carolina transfer has one season to play ...

    Blog | July 24, 2012
  9. 3-point shot: Va. Tech primed to succeed

    Andy Katz

    1. Former Virginia Tech coach Seth Greenberg was convinced he had a much-improved team next season. Erick Green would likely be an all-ACC guard. Dorian Finney-Smith is a possible star in the league. Last season's team had only three seniors. That's ...

    Blog | April 24, 2012
  10. North Carolina Tar Heels surge with Kendall Marshall in the start...

    Andy Katz

    North Carolina coach Roy Williams made the move of the season when he inserted Kendall Marshall into the starting lineup. The Tar Heels haven't looked back since.

    Story | Conversation | March 16, 2011
  11. Larry Drew II, not North Carolina Tar Heels, loses in the end

    Andy Katz

    Larry Drew II decided to bolt from North Carolina on Friday, just four days into February. The move -- at this time of the year -- makes no sense. Drew would have to find a school that's on the quarter system to play midseason next season. M...

    Blog | Conversation | February 04, 2011
  12. Disappointing Tar Heels lack a leader

    Andy Katz

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- His eighth-ranked team left Puerto Rico a disappointing 1-2, but North Carolina coach Roy Williams said he's not panicking. Maybe that's the case. It's a long season, after all. But UNC also departed here late Sunday night...

    Blog | November 22, 2010
  13. UNC descends further into unknown

    Andy Katz

    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. -- North Carolina coach Roy Williams scanned his team's schedule Friday night and saw a potential path to the NCAA tournament. Beat Boston College on Saturday, rip off four more wins in a row to get to 8-8 in the ACC and the T...

    Blog | February 20, 2010
  14. Carolina's loss exposes perimeter

    Andy Katz

    North Carolina's question from the preseason on was going to be its ability to score and defend on the perimeter. On the eve of the ACC, the Tar Heels haven't been able to solve that issue confidently. Not having starters Marcus Ginyard and Will G...

    Blog | January 04, 2010
  15. Carolina learns lessons from loss

    Andy Katz

    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- North Carolina was one or two possessions short of pulling off a monumental comeback -- from 19 points down to a possible win over the No. 4 team in the country. On the road. The Tar Heels ultimately fell short, losing 68-66 to K...

    Blog | December 05, 2009
  16. An e-Rupp-tion in Lexington

    Andy Katz

    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky and North Carolina should never stop this series. For those that want college basketball to be relevant in December, on a college football championship Saturday, I give you this game. You think they care about Florida...

    Blog | December 05, 2009