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  1. Tournament preview: Atlantic 10

    Dana O'Neil

    Armageddon did not arrive. The end, as it turns out, is nowhere near. Conference realignment has come, team pillaging has gone, and the Atlantic 10 is still here and still fine, thank you very much. Just a year ago, teams gathered in Brooklyn f...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  2. Smith is big question for Georgetown

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON D.C. -- It's just one hour into the official start of the season and already John Thompson III wishes he could talk about someone other than Joshua Smith. That doesn't make him unusual. Coaches like nothing less than talking about guys ...

    Blog | September 30, 2013
  3. Bracket reveal: Wooden Legacy

    Dana O'Neil

    Editor's note: Over two days, we're releasing the brackets/matchups for 11 of the top early-season events. A thread of previews and info for all 11 tourneys can be found here. Tournament bracket for the Wooden Legacy. When and where: Nov. 28-29...

    Blog | July 17, 2013
  4. O'Neil: Thompsons get last laugh

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON D.C. -- The two bookends sat in the front and back of the room, one tucked behind the television cameras, the other before them. It's been that way for some time for John Thompson Jr. and John Thompson III, though the roles have reverse...

    Blog | March 09, 2013
  5. Rapid Reaction: G'town 61, Syracuse 39

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A quick look at Georgetown's 61-39 win over Syracuse on Saturday. Overview: The rivalry is officially closed. Syracuse will head into the record books with the overall series lead. But Georgetown took the last two, and trust me...

    Blog | March 09, 2013
  6. Thompson family and their Georgetown Hoyas send Syracuse packing ...

    Dana O'Neil

    A father who helped start the rivalry. A son who closed it out with a resounding victory. On a nostalgic day in the nation's capital, John Thompson III's Hoyas pounded Syracuse for the Big East title and John Thompson Jr. got the last laugh.

    Story | Conversation | March 09, 2013
  7. Saint Louis Billikens carry on after death of former coach Rick M...

    Dana O'Neil

    Jim Crews and Saint Louis have been playing without a blueprint this season, coping with the death in December of coach Rick Majerus. The Billikens are ranked 16th in the nation, but their season has been far more complicated than winning or losing games.

    Story | Conversation | March 06, 2013
  8. Pac-12 is still trying to forge its identity on the national stag...

    Dana O'Neil

    The Pac-12 is trying to gain credibility on the national stage. A TV deal helps. But in the end, it's about the product on the court, which shows the conference still has something to prove.

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2013
  9. How far will Porter lead Georgetown?

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON D.C. -- The play, done with authority and even a bit of panache, was so pretty, so well executed that even the usually stoic Markel Starks couldn't help himself. He just had to dance. "I'm not saying I'm a guy who plays on emotion, b...

    Blog | February 11, 2013
  10. Rapid Reaction: G'town 63, Marquette 55

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON D.C. -- A quick look at Georgetown's 63-55 win over Marquette. Overview: If Louisville and Syracuse are the obvious favorites for the Big East title, consider these two (and Pittsburgh) among the best challengers. This game doesn't e...

    Blog | February 11, 2013
  11. Noncon rivalries that should be rekindled

    Dana O'Neil

    Kentucky versus Indiana and the Border War are only on hiatus. That's what we'd like to believe. Eventually, the Wildcats and Hoosiers can find their way back to Bloomington and Lexington and that cooler heads will prevail in Kansas and Missouri. ...

    Blog | May 30, 2012
  12. Drexel gets early-morning win against Rider

    Dana O'Neil

    LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. -- Bruiser Flint wanted to go to sleep, but he got sucked into the midnight tip between Gonzaga and Washington State and before he knew it the clock read 2 a.m. His wakeup call, all of a sudden, was a mere 90 minutes away. "...

    Blog | November 15, 2011
  13. Nonconference schedule analysis: A-10

    Dana O'Neil

    For the rest of the week, ESPN.com will be breaking down the nonconference schedules of each and every team in a dozen different leagues. Tuesday, we began with the ACC, SEC and C-USA. Wednesday, we continued with the Big East and now it's time to mo...

    Blog | October 05, 2011
  14. NCAA tournament: Butler Bulldogs forward Matt Howard leads by exa...

    Dana O'Neil

    Matt Howard's pragmatic, bullish approach to couture and basketball has Butler back in the Sweet 16.

    Story | Conversation | March 22, 2011
  15. Kemba Walker, Connecticut stay hot

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON -- Kemba Walker likes to say his Connecticut Huskies are "shocking the world." Except when does this become less stunning? When does Connecticut's run, now seven games strong after topping Cincinnati 69-58 to advance to the Sweet 16,...

    Blog | March 20, 2011
  16. Tumultuous end leaves Butler, Pitt dazed

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Matt Howard stepped to the line while bedlam and hysteria broke out around him. One side of the Verizon Center booed its displeasure; the other screamed its joy. Pittsburgh players, who just seconds before were euphoric, now...

    Blog | March 20, 2011