Category Archives: Big 12

How Kansas can succeed without Udoka Azubuike

After being named the preseason #1 team in college basketball, the Kansas Jayhawks have not lived up to that ranking, losing two games already and are currently sitting at #7. To make it worse, they no longer have starting center Udoka Azubuike, who did not play in both of Kansas’ losses. Despite the struggles and the key injury, the Jayhawks

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The Quest for 15 straight begins with a win for Kansas against Oklahoma

14 straight. Every player, coach, and fan know what those two words mean. On January 2nd, the quest for a record 15 straight conference titles began, and the first challenger was 23rd ranked Oklahoma. Oklahoma battled throughout, and made a big run late, but the return of a healthy Udoka Azubuike and solid contributions all around gave Kansas a 70-63

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Recapping an Exciting Saturday in College Hoops

In the last weekend of non conference play for many teams, college basketball did not disappoint in Saturday’s action. There were upsets, near upsets, big plays, and nail biters. Overall, Saturday was a great day for college hoops fans. The day began with Ohio State and UCLA in game 1 of the CBS sports classic, a game that Ohio State

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Expanding The NCAA Basketball Tourney… Is It About The Madness Or The Money?

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.  To the American sports fan this time period known as “March Madness” is equal to Christmas, Thanksgiving and The Fourth of July all wrapped up in one. The only exception?  This holiday last for an entire month!  People all over this nation, basketball fan and non-basketball fan, cast their lots in basketball tourney pools at

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Powerhouse Teams Face Off in Maui Invitational, Gonzaga Comes Out on Top

After three days of exciting basketball, the Maui Invitational came to a close with Gonzaga bringing home the trophy. The Zags defeated first ranked Duke, 89-87, to secure the tournament title. The games in Maui kicked off with a thriller, as eighth ranked Auburn narrowly escaped an Xavier team with upset on their minds, winning 88-79 in overtime. Two of

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Big East/Big 12 Challenge

The Big East and Big 12 may be on the verge of starting an ongoing challenge for the 2019-2020 season. Reports coming from Jon Rothstein came out on Monday that has the college basketball world buzzing. Source: The Big East and Big 12 have officially agreed to an annual "challenge" between the two conferences, starting during the 19-20 season. Official

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