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  1. Best passing teams in 2014-15

    Eamonn Brennan

    There is no one correct way to put points on the board. Basketball, and specifically college basketball offense, comes in many flavors, which is a big part of why it's so interesting in the first place. If you have a big, physical, bruising team, ...

    Blog | July 10, 2014
  2. Top 50 coaches: No. 12 Jim Boeheim

    Eamonn Brennan

    Editor's note: For five weeks, we are revealing the top 50 coaches in college basketball as decided by our ESPN Forecast panel. Today we unveil No. 12: Syracuse's Joe Boeheim. On Friday, we release No. 11. This is not a legacy measure. For all ...

    Blog | June 19, 2014
  3. Q&A: Gen. Dempsey on basketball, service

    Eamonn Brennan

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- On Wednesday, ESPN's Jay Bilas moderated a USA Basketball panel in the Pentagon auditorium. The panel, which featured Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim, Pittsburgh coach Jamie Dixon, Michigan State coach Tom Izzo, Texas Tech coach Tubby ...

    Blog | May 09, 2014
  4. Boeheim's ejection jacket sells for $14K

    Eamonn Brennan

    In the end, even Jim Boeheim undervalued the sport coat. Boeheim was hosting his annual gala, the Jim and Juli Boeheim Basket Ball (great name!). He was officiating the gala's auction, to be more precise, an auction that featured a wealth of Syrac...

    Blog | April 29, 2014
  5. Revised top 25: Post-deadline edition

    Eamonn Brennan

    At 11:59 p.m. ET Sunday night, the NBA's early-entry draft deadline came and went. No key college hoops offseason date has so much, or so widespread, an impact on the landscape to come. And, for the fledgling offseason rankings writer, no considerati...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  6. Arizona Wildcats, Duke Blue Devils headline early Top 25 for 2014...

    Eamonn Brennan

    Arizona headlines early Top 25 for 2014-15 men's college basketball season.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2014
  7. Game Plan: Jim Boeheim, Internet meme

    Eamonn Brennan

    Game Plan is our Monday morning primer, designed to give you everything you need to know about games that were and the games that will be in college hoops this week. Send us feedback and submissions via email and Twitter. ICYMI: TOP STORIES Duk...

    Blog | February 24, 2014
  8. Brennan's Wooden Watch: Week 14

    Eamonn Brennan

    1. Doug McDermott, Creighton: At this point, it's getting hard to come up with material for the Arbitrarily Capitalized Doug McDermott Awesomeness Tracker. Well, OK, that's not exactly true. McDermott is doing plenty of awesome things. But it's just ...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  9. Syracuse's luck finally runs out

    Eamonn Brennan

    Three months and one day ago, St. Francis (N.Y.), a tiny Northeast Conference school from Brooklyn, arrived in Syracuse guaranteed to lose. The Terriers couldn't play with the Orange. Come on. Not in the Carrier Dome, not anywhere. We actually cal...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  10. Villanova bounces back yet again

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Villanova Wildcats have lost exactly three games this season. One of those games was at Syracuse. The other two losses came to Creighton. The latter two, as you know, weren't just losses; they were thrashings. The first, a 96-68 Bluejays win ...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  11. Ennis, Syracuse breaking all the rules

    Eamonn Brennan

    Does "clutch" exist? Most advanced statisticians say no. Time and again, when the data is compiled and collated, the numbers tell us that in "clutch" situations, most players perform roughly as well as at any other point in the game. Sometimes, th...

    Blog | February 12, 2014
  12. Cooney saves 'Cuse from letdown

    Eamonn Brennan

    Two nights after the best game of a great 2013-14 season, played in front of the largest on-campus crowd in college basketball history -- a brilliant back-and-forth affair so good it stunned Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim and Duke Mike Krzyzewski, the tw...

    Blog | February 04, 2014
  13. Game Plan: Arizonas phase two

    Eamonn Brennan

    Game Plan is our Monday morning primer, designed to give you everything you need to know about games that were and the games that will be in college hoops this week. Send us feedback and submissions via email and Twitter. It is a testament to how g...

    Blog | February 03, 2014
  14. Brennan's Wooden Watch: Week 11

    Eamonn Brennan

    The original version of this file just said "Doug McDermott, Doug McDermott, Doug McDermott, Doug McDermott" over and over again for 1,000 words, but my editors told me that wouldn't work,* so I guess we'll stick with the usual format. *Not actually...

    Blog | January 30, 2014
  15. Afternoon Links: Pay your dues

    Eamonn Brennan

    What we're reading. Submit links via Twitter. The idea of a college players' union is a fantastic idea in theory for a whole host of obvious reasons. But it starts to break down in practice, though, as the petition filed on behalf of Northwestern fo...

    Blog | January 28, 2014
  16. Afternoon Links: Final Four cartography

    Eamonn Brennan

    What we're reading while we spread the gospel of "The Wolf of Wall Street." Submit links via Twitter. The NCAA released its finalists for the 2017-2020 men's and women's Final Four sites Monday, and bad news: The New Orleans-as-permanent-host pla...

    Blog | January 27, 2014