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  1. Bubble Watch: Day's winners, losers, more

    Eamonn Brennan

    Well, well, well. Apparently, a few teams want to go to the tournament after all. OK, so of course everyone wants to play in the NCAA tournament. But watching the past week or so of college hoops, you could have been convinced otherwise. Why, it w...

    Blog | March 10, 2013
  2. Bubble Watch: Saturday winners and losers

    Eamonn Brennan

    In addition to plenty of just-plain-great games -- Louisville's win at Syracuse, Marquette's big home win over Notre Dame, that amazing Duke-Miami thriller at Cameron Indoor Stadium -- Saturday was also filled with bubble action, from the start of th...

    Blog | March 03, 2013
  3. Steve Lavin still recruiting Red Storm well

    Eamonn Brennan

    Last season, newly hired St. John's coach Steve Lavin took the recruiting world by storm (sorry), when he replaced a 10-senior 2011 team with the third-ranked incoming 2012 class, one built on the back of eight total commitments, six of which ranked ...

    Blog | June 12, 2012
  4. SEC/Big East slate whets the appetite

    Eamonn Brennan

    The SEC/Big East Challenge may not quite have the longstanding cachet of its ACC/Big Ten brethren, nor should it. The ACC/Big Ten Challenge is 13 going on 14, and as the years piled up and the Atlantic Coasters just kept winning -- the ACC won the fi...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  5. What we learned from Saturday afternoon

    Eamonn Brennan

    Here are a few things we learned from the biggest games Saturday afternoon. Check back later for analysis of tonight's games. No. 3 Ohio State 58, No. 20 Wisconsin 52: Ohio State is hardly a breakneck team, but its adjusted tempo this season is 68...

    Blog | February 04, 2012
  6. Detroit honors Vitale, rocks fantastic unis

    Eamonn Brennan

    Monday night's hoops slate might be charitably described as tepid. There just wasn't a whole lot here. But there was at least one game worth tuning into, and not only because it featured a quality mid-major outfit (Detroit) taking on a struggling but...

    Blog | December 06, 2011
  7. Saddle Up: Youth is served on Thursday

    Eamonn Brennan

    Saddle Up is our semi-daily preview of the night's best basketball action. St. John's at No. 1 Kentucky: When these two teams take the floor Thursday night, eight of the 10 combined starters will be freshmen (or, in the exception of St. John's for...

    Blog | December 01, 2011
  8. TMA: Mississippi State's ugly start

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Morning After is our semi-daily recap of the night's best basketball action. It apologizes for being a bit late, but it was up all night watching the JoePa mess unfold in real time. It should have just gone to bed. Akron 68, Mississippi State...

    Blog | November 10, 2011
  9. What do losses mean for St. John's?

    Eamonn Brennan

    Thursday's biggest college hoops news came from New York City, where three members of Steve Lavin's highly touted 2011 St. John's recruiting class were declared ineligible for the fall semester by the NCAA. The three players -- forwards Amir Garrett,...

    Blog | September 16, 2011
  10. Memories from the 9/11 Generation -- college basketball

    Eamonn Brennan

    Current college students were just kids on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. Then the world forever changed for that 9/11 generation. In their own words, nine college basketball players affected by the attack share their recollections.

    Story | Conversation | September 09, 2011
  11. Summer Buzz: St. John's Red Storm

    Eamonn Brennan

    For the next month or so, our friends at The Mag are previewing one high-profile school per day for their Summer Buzz series. For the sake of all that is synergistic, yours truly will be attempting the same, complementing each comprehensive Insider p...

    Blog | July 28, 2011
  12. Boeheim predicts tough year for Lavin

    Eamonn Brennan

    If there's anyone who knows the unique challenges of winning in the Big East -- specifically, winning in the Big East with a large crop of untested freshmen -- it's Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim. After all, the iconic coach's one national title came tha...

    Blog | June 17, 2011
  13. SDSU lands Dwayne Polee, keeps reloading

    Eamonn Brennan

    San Diego State put itself on the basketball map in 2011. The Aztecs had a brilliant 34-3 season, losing to only two teams: The Jimmer Fredette-led BYU Cougars and the Kemba Walker-led Connecticut Huskies. The latter loss came in the Elite Eight of t...

    Blog | June 14, 2011
  14. St. John's to be an experiment in youth

    Eamonn Brennan

    It's not often you see a hoops program graduate 10 -- yes, 10 -- seniors in one season. Same goes for a team with a recruiting class that features nearly as much quantity (eight signed players) as quality (the No. 3-ranked class in the country, accor...

    Blog | May 23, 2011
  15. Introducing the Big East/SEC Challenge

    Eamonn Brennan

    As early-season competitions go, the Big Ten/ACC Challenge is pretty darn good. It features meaningful games, cross-conference competition, regional bragging rights -- all things worth baking into the part of the hoops calendar that does battle with ...

    Blog | May 19, 2011
  16. Lavin coached through early-stage cancer

    Eamonn Brennan

    Memo to my editors: If I'm ever diagnosed with any form of cancer, even if that cancer is in its earliest stages, I'm probably going to take some time off. St. John's coach Steve Lavin, on the other hand ... well, not so much. According to a relea...

    Blog | April 08, 2011