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  1. Wisconsin Badgers coach Bo Ryan and Pittsburgh Panthers coach Jam...

    Andy Katz

    A memo to the Big Ten and the Big East from this point forward: Do not pick a Bo Ryan or Jamie Dixon-coached team ninth again. Resist the temptation. Forget about what has occurred on the roster. Finishing in the lower level of a conference for thes...

    Blog | Conversation | January 15, 2010
  2. Andy Katz's Daily Word: Examining five freshmen crucial to their ...

    Andy Katz

    College basketball practice officially starts in a little less than a month, but all across the country, coaches are quietly working with their teams on campus within the two-hour-a-week limit for each player. Wide-eyed freshmen are among those play...

    Blog | Conversation | September 18, 2009
  3. Andy Katz: NBA draft surprise has Pittsburgh Panthers duo falling...

    Andy Katz

    NEW YORK -- Pitt coach Jamie Dixon got off a plane from Denver to San Francisco, where he had a layover before heading to New Zealand to coach a United States junior national team, and couldn't believe what he saw on a television screen. Pitt's DeJu...

    Blog | Conversation | June 26, 2009
  4. Andy Katz: Gani Lawal might bypass NBA draft and return to Georgi...

    Andy Katz

    CHICAGO -- Gani Lawal was presumed to be gone. Despite skill deficiencies and playing for a Georgia Tech team that finished with two ACC wins, the sophomore forward was expected to be drafted as a middle- to late-first-rounder. But as the NBA draf...

    Blog | Conversation | May 29, 2009
  5. NCAA tournament: Frenzied final minutes send Villanova Wildcats t...

    Andy Katz

    It was a frenzied final few minutes, but Scottie Reynolds' last-second, game-winning shot put Villanova on its way to Detroit.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2009
  6. NCAA tournament: Pitt Panthers win their usual grind-it-out game

    Andy Katz

    It's been a familiar formula for Pitt this season. The Panthers' win over Xavier on Thursday was no different.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2009
  7. NCAA tournament: Previewing the Sweet 16 matchups

    Andy Katz

    Last season made history, with four No. 1 seeds making the Final Four. This year has already made history, with all the 1-, 2- and 3-seeds making the Sweet 16. Andy Katz previews the upcoming games.

    Story | Conversation | March 22, 2009
  8. NCAA tournament: Andy Katz: Playing with purpose

    Andy Katz

    Tyler Hansbrough can enhance his legacy with a title this season. Who else can use the NCAA tournament to change perceptions?

    Story | Conversation | March 17, 2009
  9. Andy Katz: Pitt peaking at the right time

    Andy Katz

    With a potential Big East regular-season title, a No. 1 seed in the conference tourney, and possibly an overall No. 1 seed in the Big Dance, Pitt -- especially seniors Levance Fields and Sam Young -- pulled out all the stops to take down No. 1 UConn for the second time.

    Story | Conversation | March 07, 2009
  10. Andy Katz: Pitt Panthers take control of Big East race

    Andy Katz

    Pitt won its first-ever game against a No. 1 team by beating UConn and in the process the Panthers proved they are capable and worthy of being No. 1 again this season.

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2009
  11. Andy Katz: Baylor not alone on the bubble

    Andy Katz

    Don't single out Baylor. Coach Scott Drew surveyed the landscape and sees losing skids for Texas, Georgetown, Notre Dame, previously Wisconsin; all teams that were once ranked. So if they can hit slides, it must not be something specific to Baylor, ...

    Blog | Conversation | February 10, 2009
  12. Bench effort pushes Pitt past Rutgers

    Andy Katz

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Pitt's bench could end up being the decisive factor for the Panthers if they're going to win the Big East. The Panthers needed every ounce of effort from their reserves to beat Rutgers 78-72 on Wednesday. And it could prove to ...

    Blog | Conversation | January 01, 2009
  13. Andy Katz: Big East early season review

    Andy Katz

    The 2008-09 college basketball season is almost two months old. And the nonconference portion of the schedule is nearly complete. So it's time to take a look at where the Big East stands with conference play on the horizon.

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2008
  14. Tar Heels will be overwhelming favorites to win it all

    Andy Katz

    With Tyler Hansbrough, Ty Lawson, Wayne Ellington and Danny Green, UNC is the early favorite to win it all. Here's the early 2008-09 Top 25, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2008
  15. Dixon turns down suitors, keeps Pitt poised for more success

    Andy Katz

    Pitt coach Jamie Dixon is always one of the hot names in the spring coaching carousel. But he always turns down the suitors, proving his loyalty to a Pitt program that he has helped transform into one of the best in the country, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2008
  16. Hook 'em Horns: Texas pre-preseason No. 1

    Andy Katz

    It's never too early to look ahead and try to predict the Top 25, and the Texas Longhorns are the pre-preseason No. 1, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2008