ACC Basketball: Evaluating strength of schedule

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The strength of a particular team’s schedule is critical. The regular season schedule for any ACC team can be considered tough – as it is one of the strongest conferences in college basketball. Teams … [Read more...]

ACC Basketball: Preview of the Big-Ten matchups

Marcus Paige and Justin Jackson will be likely standouts in the Big-Ten game versus Maryland

In years past the regular season ACC-Big Ten challenge matchups have been previews of the games to come in the NCAA tournament. The matchups in 2015 should similarly be worthwhile indicators of how … [Read more...]

ACC Basketball: NBA prospects at the combine

Rakeem Christmas' size and offensive productivity make him a worthwhile prospect.

The NBA Combine is now in full swing. In addition to various drills, measurements and interviews held throughout the process, this year’s combine will feature five-on-five play. These scrimmages are … [Read more...]

ACC Basketball: The question of veteran or freshman-led rosters

Anthony Gill and Malcolm Brogdon will both return to Virginia for their senior seasons.

Duke won the national title this past April, largely due to the efforts of its powerful freshman class. Despite this victory, for the past four years the ACC tournament title has gone to teams with … [Read more...]

ACC Basketball: Evaluating the success of this year’s NBA rookies

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As the 2015 draft comes closer and the NBA season enters its final stretches it is a worthwhile time to evaluate the progress of the ACC players who were drafted nearly a year ago. Six schools were … [Read more...]

ACC Basketball: 2015 NBA Draft breakdown

Jerian Grant, along with the three Duke freshmen, is a solid first round pick.

Eight ACC schools have players entering the NBA Draft this year. Though certainly all will not hear their names called in June, about twelve in total have popped up in mock draft discussions. The … [Read more...]