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Trojans look to continue as a Pac-12 threat

In Pac-12, Pac12 by Ken Cross

By Manny Nunez One of the biggest challenges of a new college basketball season is dealing with change and roster structure when a team has already achieved some success. It is exactly what the USC Trojans felt  before the upcoming season just weeks as coach Andy Enfield led them to their first NCAA Tournament of his tenure. Nikola Jovanovic and …

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Pac-12 features competitive title run once again

In College Basketball, Pac-12 by Ken Cross

By Manny Nunez Last season was close to the running of the gauntlet with the depth and competition in the Pac-12. There were countless games that were decided within the last few possessions, and a loss here and there would slide you down or move you up in the ranks. By March, with so many expectations as seven of their 12 teams …

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Addition of Fultz can push Huskies to next level

In College Basketball, Pac-12 by Ken Cross

By Ken Cross Washington coach Lorenzo Romar has now put together two impressive recruiting classes as last year’s haul saw freshmen in Dejounte Murray and Marquese Chryss drafted into the NBA as one-and-done players while Andrew Andrews finished a stellar career and was the leader of the 19-win team. The addition of Markelle Fultz of DeMatha (Md.), who was rated the number …

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Pac 12 Primer: Media Day set for Oct. 21

In Pac-12 by Ken Cross

By Ken Cross As the professors of college hoops and their pupils return to the hardwood, the Pac-12 is going to garner national headlines as the conference comes off one of the best seasons in league history.  Seven teams made it to the NCAA Tournament and even though there were several early dismissals, Oregon made a run at the Final …

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Marching to Madness Episode 24: Stanford assistant Adam Cohen

In Pac-12 by Blake Lovell

In this exciting new episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross are joined by Stanford assistant coach Adam Cohen. The trio discuss Cohen’s move to Palo Alto this offseason, the differences between recruiting in the SEC and Pac-12, and so much more. All of that in this jam-packed episode of Marching to Madness! You can subscribe …

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Top 10 NCAA Tournament games of 2016 remembered

In 2016 NCAA Tournament, ACC, Atlantic 10, Big 12, Big East, Big Ten, Missouri Valley, Pac-12, SEC by Ken Cross

By Ken Cross Exactly one month ago tonight arguably, the best and most exciting NCAA championship game saw Kris Jenkins’ buzzer-beater that lifted Villanova past North Carolina for the national championship.  As the seasons pass by, we see this tournament burgeon into what has become the number one sporting event in the nation, preceded by the plethora of heart-stoppers in …

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NCAA Sweet Sixteen: West, South reprise electricity Thursday evening

In 2016 NCAA Tournament, ACC, Big 12, Big East, Big Ten, Pac-12 by Ken Cross

  By Ken Cross Picking up the pieces from last weekend’s emotionally draining rounds of 64 and 32 of the NCAA Tournament, we start in Louisville’s South region with Villanova entertaining Miami and then the Kansas Jayhawks and Maryland Terrapins tangle.  Meanwhile in Anaheim, Texas A&M and Oklahoma battle in what may be the best matchup in the Sweet 16, …