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More On Kentucky's Downside

by Dan Hanner

Nov 7, 2013 3:45 PM

After receiving a ton of questions about how to interpret Best Case and Worse Case Scenarios in the projections, we run models on Kentucky and Michigan from last season as both were outliers. Read more »

Tags: Michigan Wolverines, Maryland Terrapins, North Carolina State Wolfpack, Alabama Crimson Tide, Kentucky Wildcats, Vanderbilt Commodores, NCAA

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Is Youth An Excuse?

by Dan Hanner

Nov 13, 2012 12:36 PM

If you want your team to have a great season, it isnít enough to simply get better. You have to get better at a faster rate than your rivals. One thing I have said in the past is that teams that play a lot of freshmen have the potential to improve the most. Read more »

Tags: Maryland Terrapins, Indiana Hoosiers, UCLA Bruins, Alabama Crimson Tide, Kentucky Wildcats, NCAA

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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-12ís slump over? Is the Big Tenís boom about to come to an end? Read more »

Tags: Michigan Wolverines, North Carolina Tar Heels, Illinois Fighting Illini, Oklahoma Sooners, Boston College Eagles, Clemson Tigers, Duke Blue Devils, Florida State Seminoles, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Maryland Terrapins, Miami (FL) Hurricanes, North Carolina State Wolfpack, Virginia Cavaliers, Virginia Tech Hokies, Wake Forest Demon Deacons, Baylor Bears, Colorado Buffaloes, Iowa State Cyclones, Kansas Jayhawks, Kansas State Wildcats, Missouri Tigers, Nebraska Cornhuskers, Oklahoma State Cowboys, Texas Longhorns, Texas A&M Aggies, Texas Tech Red Raiders, Cincinnati Bearcats, Connecticut Huskies, DePaul Blue Demons, Georgetown Hoyas, Louisville Cardinals, Marquette Golden Eagles, Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Pittsburgh Panthers, Providence Friars, Rutgers Scarlet Knights, Seton Hall Pirates, South Florida Bulls, St. John's Red Storm, Villanova Wildcats, West Virginia Mountaineers, Indiana Hoosiers, Iowa Hawkeyes, Michigan State Spartans, Minnesota Gophers, Northwestern Wildcats, Ohio State Buckeyes, Penn State Nittany Lions, Purdue Boilermakers, Wisconsin Badgers, Washington Huskies, Utah Utes, Arizona Wildcats, Arizona State Sun Devils, California Golden Bears, Oregon Ducks, Oregon State Beavers, Stanford Cardinal, UCLA Bruins, USC Trojans, Washington State Cougars, Alabama Crimson Tide, Arkansas Razorbacks, Auburn Tigers, Florida Gators, Georgia Bulldogs, Kentucky Wildcats, LSU Tigers, Ole Miss Rebels, Mississippi State Bulldogs, South Carolina Gamecocks, Tennessee Volunteers, Vanderbilt Commodores, Syracuse Orange, Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten Conference, Big 12 Conference, American Athletic Conference, Mountain West Conference, Pacific-12 Conference, Southeastern Conference, Atlantic 10 Conference, NCAA

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Team-By-Team Gold Medal Winners

by Christopher Reina

The Jazz and Thunder have had the most Gold Medalists since the USA began bringing NBA players in 1992, while Duke leads amongst colleges. How do the other 29 NBA teams rank? Read more »
2012 SEC Power Rankings

by RealGM Staff Report

Kentucky was as dominant statistically in SEC play as they were when watching five minutes of any of their 16 wins. Read more »
The SECís Most Prolific Offensive Players

by Dan Hanner

When you evaluate breakout players, donít just look at the per-game totals. Look at why the players improved. And when they are more efficient and more aggressive, give them the extra praise they deserve. Read more »
Murray St., Surprise Leader Of The A-10, Tray Woodall And Assane Sene

by Dan Hanner

John Calipari paved the way for a non-BCS conference to receive a No. 1 seed in the tournament while with Memphis, but here's why Murray State doesn't have the same juice. Read more »
Top NCAA Coaches Of Past Five Years

by Dan Hanner

There are a lot of complicated ways to evaluate college coaches, but in this edition we look at the coaches with the best per possession numbers over the last five years. Read more »
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 »
The Census: RealGM's NCAA Rankings For Dec. 12

by RealGM Staff Report

Syracuse has yet to leave New York and have played a relatively soft schedule, with their only impressive wins coming against Florida and Stanford, but they are 10-0 and now No. 1 in RealGMís weekly poll. Read more »
The Census: RealGM's NCAA Rankings For Dec. 5

by RealGM Staff Report

Aaron Craft, Jared Sullinger and Ohio State were ready to trounce on the No. 1 slot in RealGM's rankings if not for an Anthony Davis block. Read more »
The Census: RealGM's NCAA Rankings For Nov. 28th

by RealGM Staff Report

Kentucky at No. 1, North Carolina drops to No. 4, while Saint Louis, Harvard, San Diego State and Creighton enter RealGM's rankings. Read more »
SEC Prospect Watch List

by Christopher Reina

The SEC has three of the top-four freshmen in the country in Anthony Davis, Michael Gilchrist and Bradley Beal to go with sophomores Patric Young and Terrence Jones. Read more »
Power Rankings For The Alumni Games

by Jonathan Tjarks

It is hard to imagine a more exciting barnstorming series than a tournament featuring NBA players suiting up again for their college. Read more »
Surprises And Flops, Part 1

by Dan Hanner

Looking at the surprises and flops this season in the SEC, Big Ten, Pac-10 and Mountain West. Read more »
Explaining The Upset: Alabama's Defense Smothers Kentucky

by Christopher Reina

Alabama unquestionably has one of the best overall defenses in the country and they used it to maximum effect in their 68-66 upset over Kentucky on Tuesday. Read more »