Category Archives: College basketball

Report: Texas point guard Isaiah Taylor out with wrist injury

Texas point guard Isaiah Taylor injured his wrist in the Longhorns’ 71-57 win over Iowa on Thursday night and will be out an extended period of time, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman is reporting. Texas plays at Kentucky on Dec. 5 in … Continue reading

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College basketball on television: Nov. 21

College basketball games on television Friday afternoon and Friday night: 12:00 –  Texas A&M vs. Charleston (ESPNU) 2:30 –  Akron vs. Miami (ESPNU) 2:30 – Dayton vs. Connecticut (ESPN2) 4:00 – Seton Hall vs. Nevada (CBS Sports) 5:00 – Boston College vs. … Continue reading

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College basketball on television: Nov. 20

The Puerto Rico Tip-Off and the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden highlights the college basketball television schedule for Thursday morning, afternoon and night: 10:30 a.m. – Texas A&M vs. Dayton (ESPNU) 12:30 –  Charleston vs. Connecticut (ESPNU) 3:00 – Drexel vs. … Continue reading

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Bill Self says Kentucky was “really, really impressive”

INDIANAPOLIS — When Kansas coach Bill Self sat down at the table to do his post-game press conference and took a sip from the bottle of water waiting there for him. “I was hoping that was vodka,” he cracked. No … Continue reading

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Seth Greenberg says John Calipari must deal with “static”

INDIANAPOLIS — Before the Champions Classic commenced at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. former Virginia Tech coach and current ESPN analyst Seth Greenberg stepped into the media room where he was asked questions about — what else? — Kentucky and the platoon … Continue reading

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Shane Battier knows platoons, questions UK’s shooting

INDIANAPOLIS — Shane Battier, the former Duke star, has retired after a long NBA career and is now an analyst for ESPN. In the press room before Tuesday night’s Champions Classic, Battier was asked about Kentucky’s platoon system. “I actually … Continue reading

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College basketball on television: Nov. 18

With ESPN’s Tip-Off Marathon continuing, and the Champions Classic Tuesday night, here is the list of college basketball games on television Tuesday: 9 a.m.: Northern Iowa at Stephen F. Austin (ESPN2) 11:00 a.m.: Manhattan at UMass (ESPN2) Noon: Baylor at South Carolina … Continue reading

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NCAA Tournament will return to labeling rounds correctly

The NCAA announced today that beginning with the 2016 Men’s Basketball Tournament, there will be no more of this the First Four is the first round nonsense. We will go back to calling the Round of 64 and the Round … Continue reading

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College basketball on television: Nov. 17

Here’s the college basketball television schedule for tonight and the early morning, which kicks off the ESPN College Basketball Tip-Off Marathon. Monday, Nov. 17 7: Miami at Florida (ESPNU) 7: MD-Eastern Shore at Villanova (Fox Sports 1) 7: Baylor at … Continue reading

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College basketball on television: Nov. 14

Friday marks the start of the college basketball season, and here’s the television schedule, topped by No. 1 Kentucky’s opener and Louisville-Minnesota. Duke and North Carolina also are on the tube Friday night.

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