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  1. 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
  2. Planning for Success: Cyclone slump?

    Eamonn Brennan

    Here are a few facts about the Iowa State Cyclones: • They rank sixth in the Big 12 in points per possession (1.075). • Through Sunday night, Texas Tech and West Virginia both ranked higher than the Cyclones in per-possession offens...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  3. Game Plan: So, that happened

    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. So, Marcus Smart pushed a...

    Blog | February 10, 2014
  4. What's next for Smart, Oklahoma State?

    Eamonn Brennan

    Basketball measures seconds in tenths. Humans can't make these measurements, our brains don't work that way. But we have computers now, and thus we have measurable fractions of time, and so officials often stop basketball and review computer monitors...

    Blog | February 09, 2014
  5. So, Wednesday night was wild

    Eamonn Brennan

    Here at the ESPN.com college hoops headquarters, we -- and by "we," I mostly mean our tireless editor, Brett Edgerton -- spend a lot of time trying to plan for a sport that is inherently unpredictable. It's just part of the gig, same as anything else...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  6. The 10 worst nonconference schedules

    Eamonn Brennan

    Editor's Note: This week, ESPN.com broke down the nonconference schedules of each and every team in a dozen of the nation's top leagues. On Monday, we began in the South with the ACC, SEC and C-USA. On Tuesday, we focused on the East with the A-10, B...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  7. Texas Tech disaster begins next phase

    Eamonn Brennan

    Remember when Billy Gillispie was hired at Texas Tech? Remember when he seemed likely to make Texas Tech a perennially solid program and Big 12 competitor? This was a place where, with the possible exception of the Bob Knight years, basketball has us...

    Blog | September 21, 2012
  8. Docs tell Gillispie to take a month off

    Eamonn Brennan

    Whatever your thoughts on Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie -- and the past two weeks have been filled with folks' opinions on Gillispie, including his current players, former players and former colleagues, ranging from outright mutiny to unyielding s...

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  9. Texas Tech star no fan of Gillispie

    Eamonn Brennan

    Earlier today, I wrote about the weekend's batch of former players, family members and coaches who had come to embattled Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie's defense, following last week's messy news of a player revolt and a score of stories about Gill...

    Blog | September 10, 2012
  10. Gillispie supporters impossible to dismiss

    Eamonn Brennan

    The allegations leveled against Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie last week -- that he frequently broke rules governing practice length, forced players to practice for eight hours at a time, forced players to play and practice when injured, that he do...

    Blog | September 10, 2012
  11. Dana O'Neil on Billy Gillispie before the fall

    Eamonn Brennan

    ESPN.com's Dana O'Neil has a unique perspective on Billy Gillispie. In 2009, during Gillipsie's second year at Kentucky -- the year the Wildcats (gasp) failed to make the NCAA tournament, a failure that cost Gillispie his job -- Dana was granted an a...

    Blog | September 06, 2012
  12. Billy Gillispie can't keep his job ... can he?

    Eamonn Brennan

    This week, Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie was hospitalized for high blood pressure. As far as I can tell, this is a gift of circumstance: It's the only thing standing between Billy Clyde and the unemployment line. I would never make light of som...

    Blog | September 06, 2012
  13. Texas Tech players rebel against Gillispie?

    Eamonn Brennan

    That certainly appears to be the case, per ESPN.com's Andy Katz and Jason King, who reported Friday that multiple Texas Tech players said they had met with athletic director Kirby Hocutt to "[express] concern about the way they are being treated by s...

    Blog | August 31, 2012
  14. Best-case/Worst-case in the Big 12

    Eamonn Brennan

    As part of our Summer Shootaround series, here are the best- and worst-case scenarios for the Big 12: Baylor Best-case: Whatever your final appraisal on the Perry Jones III era is -- relatively successful but ultimately disappointing is what I'...

    Blog | July 24, 2012
  15. Delaware State loses in worst possible way

    Eamonn Brennan

    What was Monday night's most interesting result? Georgetown's defensive dominance over Notre Dame? Kansas's Big 12-outright-title-sealing win at Oklahoma State? Baylor's drubbing of Texas Tech? No. No. And definitely no. Monday night's most intere...

    Blog | February 28, 2012
  16. Bruce Weber, Illinois Illini heading for the exits - Bottom 10

    Eamonn Brennan

    Don't take offense at this week's Bottom 10. There's none to be had anyway. From historically bad offensive outputs to the impending doom surrounding Illinois, it's time to take stock of the worst in college basketball.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2012