Archive for ‘College Hoops’

March 4, 2012

Underrated Big Ten Seniors

Verdell Jones has helped Tom Crean turn Indiana basketball around during his career.

Draymond Green went to two Final Four’s already. William Buford and Jordan Taylor are used to the spotlight during conference action. But there are other Seniors who are leaving campus after a major impact. TYS recognizes a few of these underrated Seniors in this article.

February 29, 2012

Which Big Ten Coach Will Feel The Pressure In March?

Thad Matta needs to deliver a good performance in March.

We know that Bruce Weber has the hottest seat in the Big Ten conference. But who else might need to step up over the next few weeks? One of the TYS writers tries to outline a small group in this article.

February 25, 2012

Tubby Smith Needs Some Luck

Tubby Smith has to deal with an incomplete team every season.

Minnesota will likely miss the NCAA tournament again. But can we blame Tubby Smith for that?? One of the TYS writers examines the Gophers’ last couple seasons in this article.

February 22, 2012

Big Ten Hoops Mount Rushmore

Gene Keady and Bobby Knight are two of the biggest names in B1G basketball.

If there was a Mount Rushmore for Big Ten basketball (there should be one), who would be the four faces of the conference? One of the TYS writers takes a crack at it in this article.

February 20, 2012

Saturday Big Ten Recap – Three Outstanding Questions

The Wolverines are beginning to think of a top four seed in March after the weekend.

Two more weeks of conference play to go. Saturday’s games resulted in some interesting questions for the teams involved. TYS examines these questions in this article.

February 17, 2012

Should Meyers Leonard of Illinois leave for the NBA?

Leonard could be the best big man in the B1G if he returned for another year.

Meyers Leonard is projected to be a lottery pick on most draft boards. The biggest question on Illini fans’ minds is whether he will return for his junior season. TYS examines certain factors on the court that may drive his decision in March in this article.