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  • NBA
  • May 8, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

When Is the 2019 NBA Draft? Schedule, Date, Time, Location, Channel, Combine

The 2019 NBA Draft is Thursday, June 20 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. You can see our up-to-date list of college basketball players who have declared for the NBA Draft here. The early entry eligibility deadline was April 21 at 11:59 p.m. ET and the early entrant withdrawal deadline is June 10 […]

  • College Basketball
  • May 8, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

When Is March Madness? 2020 NCAA Tournament Schedule, Dates, Locations

Sure, the 2019 NCAA Tournament just ended with Virginia cutting down the nets but it’s not too soon to start thinking about which teams might be in that position a year from now. Here’s the full 2020 NCAA Tournament schedule with dates, locations and venues. In the meantime, here’s Stadium College Basketball Insider Jeff Goodman’s […]

  • College Basketball
  • May 6, 2019
  • Jeff Goodman, Stadium Basketball Insider

Comprehensive List of Every 2019 College Basketball Foreign Tour

Every four years, college basketball programs are allowed to take a foreign tour, which allows them to hold 10 additional practices and play exhibition games abroad against international competition. Dozens of Division I men’s basketball teams will travel abroad this summer, including several teams that are in Stadium College Basketball Insider Jeff Goodman’s preseason top […]

  • College Basketball
  • May 2, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Here’s How the Big Ten’s 20-Game Slate Affected Non-Conference Scheduling

Last season marked the debut of the Big Ten’s 20-game conference schedule, the ACC will follow suit next season and the Pac-12 will implement the change the year after that, which means many power conference teams will play two fewer non-conference games annually for the foreseeable future. Now consider the recently announced scheduling alliance between […]

  • College Basketball
  • May 1, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Is There a ‘First-Mover’ Advantage in College Basketball Recruiting?

From an economics perspective, a first-mover advantage is when a company is the first to enter a given market and then reaps the benefits from its move. And in the world of college basketball recruiting, such an approach can be a hit-or-miss investment that may require a high school player’s profile to stay under the […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 25, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Did These College Coaches Deliver On Their Early Promises? | Part 2

Here’s Part 2 of our examination into the introductory press conferences of some of the notable college basketball coaches who were hired last offseason. You can read Part 1 here. These introductory press conferences can be full of cliches, like talk of establishing a culture or playing fast, but they can also lend themselves to […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 19, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Postseason Grades for Every Big East College Basketball Team

The Big East only sent four teams to the 2019 NCAA Tournament — only three remained after the First Four, just one survived the first round and no one made it past the first weekend. Overall, it wasn’t a banner year for the Big East as a whole. Here are Stadium’s postseason grades for every […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 18, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Analyzing College Basketball’s Relationship Between Recruiting Rankings and Wins

College basketball coaches will hit the recruiting trail on Friday for the start of a six-day recruiting period in which they’re allowed to evaluate prospects and make in-person, off-campus contact with recruits. The final day of the official NCAA “recruiting period” for the 2018-19 recruiting calendar is Thursday, May 2, which means the next two-plus […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 15, 2019
  • Jeff Goodman, Stadium Basketball Insider

Preseason Top 25: Jeff Goodman’s 2019-20 College Basketball Rankings

Is there such a thing as “too early” when it comes to compiling your preseason top 25 college basketball rankings for the 2019-20 season? Not at Stadium, which is why we’ve already asked our College Basketball Insider Jeff Goodman to assemble his first list for next season. Check back as this will constantly be updated […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 12, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Examining the Effects of NIT Rule Changes: Extended 3-Point Line, Wider Lane

While most college basketball fans in the country were busy watching the 2019 NCAA Tournament, the 32 teams that qualified for the NIT were playing a slightly different version of the sport we know and love. There were four rule modifications in the 2019 NIT, which are outlined below. The 3-point line was extended to […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 10, 2019
  • Jeff Goodman, Stadium Basketball Insider

Search Firm: Predicting St. John’s Next Head Basketball Coach

Legendary player Chris Mullin is out after four seasons as head coach at St. John’s. It was a forgettable tenure  even though he did wind up taking St. Johns to the NCAA tourney this past year. The Johnnies underachieved for much of his time, and ultimately it just didn’t work out – especially when new […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 9, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Ranking the Best College Basketball Conferences From the 2018-19 Season

Virginia won the first men’s basketball national championship in school history Monday night, which means three different ACC teams have won a national title in the last five years. The Cavaliers’ title goes a long way as we examine how college basketball’s best conferences stacked up against each other last season. NCAA Tournament participation and […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 9, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

Texas Tech’s Chris Beard Had Historic First Four Years of Division I Coaching Career

Texas Tech Coach Chris Beard has led the Red Raiders to eight wins in the NCAA Tournament, which is just as many as the rest of the coaches in Texas Tech history combined. Don’t forget, he’s been with the Red Raiders for just three seasons and his predecessors include national championship-winning coaches Bob Knight and […]

  • College Basketball
  • April 7, 2019
  • Andy Wittry

March Madness 2019: NCAA Tournament National Championship Game Schedule, Dates, Times, Scores

The 2019 NCAA Tournament was unveiled on Selection Sunday and Duke, Virginia, North Carolina and Gonzaga are the four No. 1 seeds. You can read our bracket reactions and region-by-region breakdown here. [RELATED: Here’s What You Hear When You Sit Courtside] Here’s the schedule for the Final Four. Matchup Date Time Location Channel No. 1 […]

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