College basketball odds: Breaking down the teams that can legitimately win the 2022 NCAA Tournament into tiers

As players rolled back to campus across the country in August, I ranked the top college basketball contenders and separated them into tiers to help sort which teams are good — and perhaps not so good —...

Five takeaways from Auburn basketball’s 68-54 win over Southern Indiana

I’m already in love with this team. Auburn didn’t shoot the basketball well, they were sloppy throughout the entire game, and were down 9-0 early in the contest. I still love them. The Tigers defeated Southern...

Michigan State basketball gets rotation going in 83-60 exhibition win over GVSU

EAST LANSING — Tom Izzo ticked off a short checklist of things he wanted to see from Michigan State basketball in its final exhibition test before things get real. Better rebounding? Check — the Spartans attacked...

Paul George masterful in Clippers’ fourth-quarter comeback win over Thunder

With Kawhi Leonard sidelined for what might be the entire regular season, this was the year that Paul George would be able to captain the Los Angeles Clippers‘ ship and see how far he could take...

NU makes a statement in 82-67 win over Colorado

There is only so much one can take away from an October charity exhibition game. Still, Nebraska’s performance in a dominant 82-67 win over Colorado on Sunday was about as big of a statement possible in...

Tech look sharp in 89-52 win over Morehouse exhibition action

ATLANTA- Georgia Tech jumped out early on Morehouse and never looked back with an 89-52 win over the Tigers in the lone exhibition game of the 2021-22 season. Veterans Mike Devoe and Jordan Usher led the...

Warriors rookie Jonathan Kuminga has astonishingly eventful six-minute NBA debut in blowout win over Thunder

SAN FRANCISCO — One of the questions facing the Golden State Warriors this season is how they’re going to balance their veteran talent and pursuit of a championship with the development of their young players, including...

Knicks takeaways from Saturday’s 123-117 win over Pelicans, including RJ Barrett’s career night

RJ Barrett drives against Pelicans After holding on to defeat the then-undefeated Chicago Bulls on Thursday, the Knicks beat the New Orleans Pelicans, 123-117, on Saturday. Here are the takeaways…. – The Knicks started the night...

Sherman leads Mountaineers to win in Akron exhibition

Behind a 29-point performance from Taz Sherman, West Virginia defeated Akron 74-59 in Friday’s exhibition at the WVU Coliseum. The fifth-year guard was the main factor in a strong first half for the Mountaineers, tallying seven...

New, familiar faces shine in exhibition win for FSU men’s basketball team

The newcomers were as good as advertised, but it was two of the most experienced players who really stood out in the Florida State men’s basketball team’s 94-51 victory Thursday night against visiting Mississippi College. In...