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  1. Penn State's most popular fan? Flavor Flav

    Myron Medcalf

    The beauty of Flavor Flav is that he's actually more of a concept than a rapper. We didn't really know his purpose in Public Enemy, but we left him alone because he was Chuck D's homeboy. The giant clocks, the random "Booyyy!!!" chants, the certif...

    Blog | January 17, 2015
  2. Top 10 Clutch Performers

    Myron Medcalf

    It's March. Championship Week begins Friday, and we're less than two weeks away from the Big Dance. We'll probably see a multitude of thrillers, overtime games and clutch performances in the coming weeks. At least, we hope we will. With the gam...

    Blog | March 06, 2014
  3. Saturday's under-the-radar performances

    Myron Medcalf

    On a slow Saturday for college basketball, there just weren't many gems. North Carolina struggled with Richmond but eventually pulled away to win 82-72. Louisville dismissed Fairfield 71-57, which set up a marquee Sunday matchup against the Tar Heels...

    Blog | November 23, 2013
  4. Nonconference schedule analysis: WCC

    Myron Medcalf

    This week, is breaking down the nonconference schedules of each and every team in a dozen of the nation's top leagues. On Monday, we began with the ACC, SEC and C-USA. On Tuesday, we focused on the East with the A-10, Big East and CAA. Today...

    Blog | October 10, 2012
  5. Big Ten's most important players

    Myron Medcalf

    Editor's note:'s Summer Shootaround series catches up on the offseason story lines for each conference. For more on the Big Ten, click here. The most important player for each team in the conference ... Illinois: Brandon Paul Illino...

    Blog | July 20, 2012
  6. Tom Crean doesn't 'feel good' about Jones

    Myron Medcalf

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Tom Crean gave reporters a brief update on Verdell Jones after the senior point guard suffered a severe knee injury in the first half of Indiana's 75-58 victory over Penn State in the opening round of the Big Ten tournament Thursday. ...

    Blog | March 08, 2012
  7. Big Ten tournament primer - what to expect in Indianapolis

    Myron Medcalf

    The Big Ten regular season ended with a three-way tie at the top. Expect more surprises in the conference tournament in Indianapolis.

    Story | Conversation | March 07, 2012
  8. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Myron Medcalf

    Finally, there's serious movement in the Big Ten Power Rankings. And it mostly centers on Ohio State's recent struggles and Iowa's ... surge? Without further ado, the new Big Ten Power Rankings: Michigan State: Tom Izzo is certainly in the national...

    Blog | February 27, 2012
  9. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Myron Medcalf

    The Big Ten proved to be the king of college basketball conferences this weekend with a variety of upsets, near-upsets and tough efforts by some of the league's bubble teams. Doesn't make it any easier to rank this league, though. 1. Michigan Stat...

    Blog | February 20, 2012
  10. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Myron Medcalf

    How many NCAA tourney bids will the Big Ten receive? Five seem safe at this point, but beyond that is anyone's guess -- especially after Illinois' home loss to Northwestern on Sunday. 1. Ohio State: The Buckeyes went to Madison and beat the Badger...

    Blog | February 06, 2012
  11. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Myron Medcalf

    It's ever-fluctuating, of course, but here is how I see the Big Ten Power Rankings as of Monday morning: 1. Ohio State: The Buckeyes can really separate themselves from the field with a victory at Wisconsin on Saturday. They've struggled on the ro...

    Blog | January 30, 2012
  12. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Myron Medcalf

    Here's my attempt at ranking the wacky Big Ten: 1. Michigan State: The Spartans hadn't lost since mid-November. And while it's somewhat surprising that their first L since those season-opening losses to Duke and North Carolina came against Northwe...

    Blog | January 16, 2012
  13. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Myron Medcalf

    After a Sunday afternoon in which Indiana barely held off Penn State and Michigan handed Wisconsin yet another loss, here is my latest attempt to rank the Big Ten: Michigan State: The Spartans are undefeated in Big Ten play after pulling off a so...

    Blog | January 09, 2012
  14. A primer for the Big Ten season -- college basketball

    Myron Medcalf

    With the conference season set to get under way, Myron Medcalf takes a look at what's in store for the Big Ten.

    Story | Conversation | December 27, 2011
  15. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Myron Medcalf

    Based on results and not preseason expectations, here's my attempt at ranking the Big Ten teams one month into the season: 1. Ohio State: The Buckeyes lost three veterans, but they're a more talented team this season. The proof? Their dismantling ...

    Blog | December 09, 2011