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  1. Tourney's top early upset candidates

    Peter Keating

    As we embark on our ninth annual search for big NCAA tournament upsets, an unfortunate reality is staring out from our spreadsheets: There just aren't many promising Giant Killers in the mid-majors this season, and even fewer are leading their confer...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  2. Recruiting Roundtable: Obstacles facing mid-majors

    RecruitingNation

    Mid-major programs don't find success by targeting top players. March's Cinderellas take a systematic approach to the recruiting trail.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2013
  3. Boise State Broncos among top Cinderella candidates for next seas...

    Jordan Brenner

    Jordan Brenner provides his list of top Cinderella candidates for next season. Boise State, which returns most of its rotation, should once again be an upset threat.

    Blog | Conversation | April 11, 2013
  4. Florida Gulf Coast's Sherwood Brown part of the 2013 All-Giant Ki...

    Peter Keating

    Peter Keating provides his list of the All-Giant Killers team. Florida Gulf Coast's Sherwood Brown is among the recipients, having been an integral member of the Eagles' Sweet 16 team.

    Blog | Conversation | April 09, 2013
  5. 2013 NCAA tournament - Top 10 most likely early upsets - College ...

    Jordan Brenner and Peter Keating

    Jordan Brenner and Peter Keating provide an early look at the 10 most likely Round of 64 upsets for the 2013 NCAA tournament.

    Blog | Conversation | March 17, 2013
  6. Indiana Hoosiers, Louisville Cardinals top list of safest Giants ...

    Jordan Brenner and Peter Keating

    Jordan Brenner and Peter Keating examine the five safest Giants, including the Louisville Cardinals and Indiana Hoosiers, before answering some reader questions in their mailbag.

    Blog | Conversation | March 17, 2013
  7. VCU Rams top list of best Giant Killers - College Basketball

    Jordan Brenner

    Jordan Brenner provides his ranking of the top 10 potential Giant Killers. VCU continues to possess the best chance to upset in the NCAA tournament.

    Blog | Conversation | March 15, 2013
  8. UCLA, Miami, Duke among top teams vulnerable to tournament upsets...

    Peter Keating

    Peter Keating takes a look at the top teams that could run into early trouble in the NCAA tournament. The UCLA Bruins are at the top of the list.

    Blog | Conversation | March 13, 2013
  9. Will the Mountain West Conference have success in this year's NCA...

    Jordan Brenner

    Jordan Brenner takes a look at why the Mountain West Conference could again have trouble in the NCAA tournament this year, although they do have a few teams capable of pulling off upsets.

    Blog | Conversation | March 12, 2013
  10. Why the odds of a No. 16 seed upsetting a No. 1 are higher than u...

    Peter Keating

    Peter Keating explains why the chances of a No. 16 seed upsetting a No. 1 seed are greater than usual this season -- by a considerable margin. Plus, a look at potential No. 16 seeds that could pull an upset and potential No. 1s that should watch out.

    Blog | Conversation | March 08, 2013
  11. Which teams from one-bid leagues would have the best chance of pu...

    Peter Keating

    Peter Keating takes a look at which teams from each of the likely one-bid conferences would have the best chance at pulling off upsets in the NCAA tournament.

    Blog | Conversation | March 07, 2013
  12. Early statement opportunity for VCU

    Jordan Brenner

    Football, turkey, blah, blah, blah. Here at GK Central, Thanksgiving is a chance to feast on college hoops, as this week might be the best opportunity we'll have all season to see legit mid-majors test themselves against top dogs -- or each othe...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  13. VCU among Giant Killer teams to watch during Feast Week - College...

    Jordan Brenner

    Jordan Brenner takes a look at four games with Giant Killers implications during Feast Week, starting out with a VCU team that has the opportunity to make a statement against Memphis and others at the Battle 4 Atlantis.

    Blog | Conversation | November 20, 2012
  14. UNLV, Creighton and other mid-majors that could make noise in 201...

    Drew Cannon

    Drew Cannon writes that with fewer superstars in college hoops this season, mid-major teams with experience and depth have an opportunity to make a run in March. Here are five possible teams that could benefit.

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2012
  15. Memphis, Drexel, VCU and Creighton are loaded mid-majors for 2012...

    John Gasaway

    The Memphis Tigers are set for their final season as a mid-major before moving to the Big East, and they are one of the mid-majors that's loaded for the 2012-13 season, John Gasaway writes.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2012
  16. Giving out 2011-12 grades for the ACC, Pac-12, SEC and some mid-m...

    Doug Gottlieb

    ESPN college basketball Insider Doug Gottlieb gives out 2011-12 season grades for every team in the ACC, Pac-12 and SEC.

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2012