Credit Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski for giving college upperclassmen more opportunities to not only get seen, but to improve for a quick sojourn in Las Vegas later this month. The USA Basketball experience at the national team level has become an NB...
With major conference tournaments tipping off this week, North Carolina (27-4) joined the top five in the lastest ESPN/USA Today men's college basketball coaches' poll while top-ranked Kentucky (30-1) received all 31 first-place votes.
After an unprecedented event like the Carrier Classic, the final score was almost a footnote. The military men and women in the stands -- and the jerseys that honored them -- were the stars of the show.
North Carolina (12-0), Connecticut (11-0), Pittsburgh (12-0), Oklahoma(12-0), Duke (10-1) and Wake Forest (11-0) remained unscathed as the top six teams in the ESPN/USA Today men's basketball top 25 poll released Monday.