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Comparing The Conferences

by Dan Hanner

Sep 11, 2012 4:46 PM

The Pac-12 has been suffering through a long dark period. The Big Ten has been dominant (at least in the pre-conference schedule) for the last few years. Should we expect a change this year? Is the Pac-12’s slump over? Is the Big Ten’s boom about to come to an end? Read more »

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2012 Big Ten Power Rankings

by RealGM Staff Report

Mar 8, 2012 8:40 PM

The Big Ten was incredibly close at the top, with a three-way tie in the standings and also in our statistical rankings. Read more »

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Big Ten Power Rankings (Jan. 9th)

by Everett Cook

Jan 9, 2012 4:16 PM

With teams having played either three or four conference games, it is an opportune time for a Big Ten power rankings. Read more »

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Freshmen Bring Hope

by Dan Hanner

Teams that play a lot of freshmen are the most likely to improve as the season goes on, while those with a lot of experience are more likely to plateau. In this piece, we examine freshmen minutes for every major school in the country. Read more »
Bounce Back Candidates

by Dan Hanner

A sudden drop in production can be a pure statistical outlier and a recovery could do wonders for their team's performances this season. We outline a few candidates for the 11-12 college basketball season. Read more »
How Schedule Expansion Impacts Making The Tournament

by Dan Hanner

Utah, Colorado and Nebraska will join new conference and impact the schedule length. Do the odds of making the NCAA tournament increase or fall with an 18 game schedule? Read more »
College Coaching Series Part 3

by Dan Hanner

Part two showed that Jim Calhoun's teams have been the best in the nation at forcing missed shots over the last 9 years. But which coach has consistently taught the best defensive rebounding? Read more »
Surprises And Flops, Part 2

by Dan Hanner

Examining the surprises and flops this season in the Big East, ACC, Big 12 and Atlantic-10. Read more »
College Coaches On The Hot Seat

by Dan Hanner

Is there an empirical model to predict when a coach will get fired? The short answer is no, but there is data to suggest who deserves scrutiny. Read more »