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  1. Seton Hall gives Big East another boost

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Wednesday, St. John's arrived in South Orange, New Jersey, ranked No. 15 in the Associated Press Top 25. Steve Lavin's team secured that status with an impressive nonconference run, including a neutral-court win against Minnesota, a solid showing ...

    Blog | January 03, 2015
  2. Michigan will be just fine, thanks

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Michigan Wolverines spent their January being more or less unstoppable. From Dec. 21 on, including two nonconference wins against Stanford and Holy Cross and the first eight games of its Big Ten schedule, Michigan went 10-0 in high style. Nik Sta...

    Blog | February 12, 2014
  3. The 10 best nonconference schedules

    Eamonn Brennan

    A quick and standard disclaimer: I limited this list to teams from the top nine conferences, i.e., the ones we covered in detail in this week's scheduling analyses. For a list of teams from outside these leagues with notably difficult schedules (we s...

    Blog | September 12, 2013
  4. Nonconference schedule analysis: Big Ten

    Eamonn Brennan

    This week, ESPN.com is breaking down the nonconference schedules of each team in nine of the nation's top leagues. Next up: the Big Ten. ILLINOIS Toughest: at UNLV (Nov. 26), vs. Oregon (Dec. 14 in Portland, Ore.), vs. Missouri (Dec. 21 in St....

    Blog | September 10, 2013
  5. Nonconference schedule analysis: ACC

    Eamonn Brennan

    This week, ESPN.com is breaking down the nonconference schedules of each team in nine of the nation's top leagues. Let's carry on with the ACC. BOSTON COLLEGE Toughest: 2K Sports Classic (Nov. 21-22), at Purdue (Dec. 4), vs. VCU (Dec. 28 in Br...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  6. Conference Power Rankings: Atlantic 10

    Eamonn Brennan

    Another wacky week in the Atlantic 10, another mostly futile attempt to place the lion's share of these teams in something resembling a hierarchy. Let's give it a less wordy shot: 1. Virginia Commonwealth. For most of the nonconference season, VCU...

    Blog | February 15, 2013
  7. All of a sudden, Notre Dame struggling

    Eamonn Brennan

    But for a neutral-court November loss to St. Joe's, the first two months of Notre Dame's season proceeded in typically impressive fashion. The Irish's nonconference schedule was hardly stacked, but they managed to rack up a few solid wins along the w...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  8. Saddle Up: Big ones in the ACC, MWC

    Eamonn Brennan

    Saddle Up is our semi-daily preview of the night's best basketball action. No. 14 NC State at Maryland, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN2: Despite its 3-0 ACC start, the fact of the matter is that NC State's defense -- much like the nonconference portion of the se...

    Blog | January 16, 2013
  9. A primer for the Big Ten season -- college basketball

    Eamonn Brennan

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

    Story | Conversation | December 30, 2012
  10. Conference Power Rankings: Big Ten

    Eamonn Brennan

    This is the final time I will construct a Big Ten power rankings post out of nothing more than nonconference games; Big Ten play begins Monday. That is good news for power rankings purposes, sure -- it is easier to rank teams when you have some he...

    Blog | December 28, 2012
  11. Ten trends to measure this season as we move toward March Madness...

    Eamonn Brennan

    With the Tip-Off Marathan in the rear-view mirror, Eamonn Brennan highlights 10 key storylines to track through the end of the season, providing a barometer of success that for each that he will revisit in January and March.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2012
  12. Nonconference games you can't miss

    Eamonn Brennan

    We're just a few days from the start of the 2012-13 college hoops season -- it's all happening, you guys! -- so I whipped up a primer of 25 nonconference games you should watch between now and New Year's Eve. A sample: Aircraft carrier openers, Nov....

    Blog | November 07, 2012
  13. Must-see nonconference games for the 2012-13 season - college bas...

    Eamonn Brennan

    Starting Friday, the nonconference season is filled with great matchups. Here are 25 games you can't miss.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2012
  14. The 10 worst nonconference schedules

    Eamonn Brennan

    Editor's Note: This week, ESPN.com broke down the nonconference schedules of each and every team in a dozen of the nation's top leagues. On Monday, we began in the South with the ACC, SEC and C-USA. On Tuesday, we focused on the East with the A-10, B...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  15. The 10 best nonconference schedules

    Eamonn Brennan

    Editor's Note: This week, ESPN.com broke down the nonconference schedules of each and every team in a dozen of the nation's top leagues. On Monday, we began in the South with the ACC, SEC and C-USA. On Tuesday, we focused on the East with the A-10, B...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  16. Nonconference schedule analysis: Big Ten

    Eamonn Brennan

    This week, ESPN.com is breaking down the nonconference schedules of each and every team in a dozen of the nation's top leagues. On Monday, we began in the South with the ACC, SEC and Conference USA. On Tuesday, we focused on the East with the Atlanti...

    Blog | October 11, 2012