College basketball has many stars in the coaching profession, but there is a great future for a number of younger coaches deserving of recognition.
Talent will get you to the Big Dance, but having a coach who can manage pressure situations makes a big difference.
Dick Vitale lists his five top surprise teams of the 2013-14 college basketball season.
Each week Dick Vitale compiles news, notes and observations about the sport he loves, college basketball.
Dick Vitale discusses the importance of depth in college hoops.
There's still plenty of time before Midnight Madness, but Dick Vitale has an early look at his top 12 teams in college basketball for 2013-14.
Each of the four teams in Atlanta have needed some unexpected performances to get to the Final Four, and look for these four players to keep up their surprising play this weekend.
Each conference produces outstanding performers in college basketball. Dick Vitale picks the top player, coach and freshman from 11 conferences in 2012-13.
Miami's Jim Larranaga is the choice right now for Coach of the Year, but there are plenty of good candidates who could make a case in the last few weeks of the season.
A number of ranked teams were knocked off on Saturday, but these in-conference road losses aren't really upsets, they're the reality of college basketball.
Brad Stevens' Butler squad has won a number of big games over the years and the latest came in a match-up with in-state rival and then-No. 1 ranked Indiana.
It's still early in the season, but these seven teams have already exceeded expectations.
Early in the college basketball season, it's become clear that, although there are plenty of good teams, there are few dominant ones as parity takes hold across the nation.
Each week Dick Vitale writes about the sport he loves, college basketball.
Dick Vitale's full preseason Top 40 is coming out next week, but he's already locked in his top team for 2012-13: the Louisville Cardinals.