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  1. Top stats to know: UNC 74, Duke 66

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    It was a win worthy of court-storming, at least as judged by North Carolina fans after a 74-66 come-from-behind victory against Duke. What made it so from a statistical perspective? Here's a quick run through. Stat of the Game The Tar Heels ...

    Blog | February 21, 2014
  2. Villanova, Michigan St take big hits in BPI

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    AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson Head Coach Jay Wright and Villanova lost to Creighton Sunday, dropping them to No. 10 in BPI. Villanova and Michigan State absorbed solid hits to their Basketball Power Index ratings after suffering emphatic losses Sun...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  3. Kentucky over Florida headlines BPI picks

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    Mark Zerof/USA TODAY Sports BPI gives Julius Randle and the Wildcats a 60 percent chance to beat Florida on Saturday night. ESPN's Basketball Power Index rates teams using a system that takes into account factors such as the pace of a game, margi...

    Blog | February 14, 2014
  4. Webber & the 10 biggest sports gaffes

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    Hard to believe, but it's true: 20 years have passed since Chris Webber made his most infamous play, calling for a timeout with none left in the 1993 national championship game between Michigan and North Carolina. So, to "celebrate" the 20th anniv...

    Blog | April 05, 2013
  5. Seven things to know from Thursday

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    1. Harvard won an NCAA tournament game for the first time in program history. The Crimson defeated No. 3-seed New Mexico. Harvard is the first 14-seed or lower from the Ivy League to win an NCAA tournament game. 2. Since seeding began in 1979, the...

    Blog | March 22, 2013
  6. Can NC State transition past Duke again?

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    (No. 4 Duke hosts North Carolina State, Thursday at 9 ET on ESPN3.) When North Carolina State beat the No. 1 Duke Blue Devils last month, it was the Wolfpack's 10th straight win. Since then, Mark Gottfried's team is 2-4 and heads to Cameron In...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  7. Stats in the Paint: weekend outlook

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    Stat of the week: A breakdown of who Syracuse's Michael Carter-Williams has most-often assisted. Let's get you warmed up for this week's "College GameDay" road show (live Saturday from the PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. at 11 a.m. ET on ESPN) by taking ...

    Blog | January 25, 2013
  8. Threes the key for Blue Devils, Hurricanes

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    The top-ranked Duke Blue Devils hit the road for the second time this season to take on the Miami Hurricanes on Wednesday (ESPN, 7 ET). The Blue Devils are 16-1 this season, but lost their only previous road game against North Carolina State on Ja...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  9. CFB fans asked, we answered

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    Each Saturday, ESPN Stats & Information will answer statistical-related college football questions posed via Twitter (use the hashtag #AskESPNStats). Feel free to send your questions along. How often do players score a rushing, receiving, and retu...

    Blog | September 07, 2012
  10. Kansas has finest finishing touch

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    In a highly anticipated matchup between two of the three winningest programs in college basketball, the Kansas Jayhawks beat the North Carolina Tar Heels 80-67 to advance to their 14th Final Four and first since 2008. This was the fifth all-time ...

    Blog | March 25, 2012
  11. Zeller comes up with elite effort

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    Tyler Zeller's historic game was barely enough to help the North Carolina Tar Heels reach the Elite Eight. This win over the Ohio Bobcats kept an impressive streak alive. The Tar Heels have now won each of their last 11 Sweet 16 games and are 5-0 ...

    Blog | March 24, 2012
  12. Double-digit seeds look to upset Midwest

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    Our Sweet 16 preview continues with a look at the matchups in the Midwest Regional on Friday: (13) Ohio vs. (1) North Carolina, 7:47 ET According to North Carolina head coach Roy Williams, the Tar Heels are preparing to play Friday's game witho...

    Blog | March 21, 2012
  13. State of Ohio well represented in Sweet 16

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    Kevin C. Cox/Getty ImagesCincinnati is heading to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2001, one of four Ohio teams still alive in the NCAA tournament.Teams from the state of Ohio make up one-fourth of the schools in the Sweet 16 this season after C...

    Blog | March 19, 2012
  14. Thirteen is lucky for Ohio Bobcats

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    Jamie Squire/Getty ImagesThe Ohio Bobcats celebrate the first trip to the Sweet 16 in school history.Two blowouts and a Cinderella story headline the early evening action on Sunday: (13) Ohio 62, (12) South Florida 56 The slipper still fits for t...

    Blog | March 18, 2012
  15. Victory is sweet for Wolfpack, Spartans

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    Greg Bartram/US Presswire C.J. Williams celebrates North Carolina State's first trip to the Sweet 16 since 2005. Here's a snapshot look at the early-afternoon games as eight more teams look to advance to the Sweet 16 on Sunday. (11) North Caroli...

    Blog | March 18, 2012
  16. Stats in the Paint: Weekend Outlook

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    Let's get you "warmed up" for the College GameDay road show (live on Saturday from Storrs, Conn., at 11 a.m. ET on ESPN) by taking a look at some notes and nuggets from our college hoops advanced stats research team (a group we call the "Stats in the...

    Blog | February 24, 2012