Conference Realignment Rough Cut

I have been playing around with clustering to try and realign college basketball into something that makes a bit more sense than our current conference configurations. I’m not sure I’ve succeeded, but here’s my first attempt.

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LIU Brooklyn Will Hire Derek Kellogg

Multiple reports have confirmed the news first Tweeted by ESPN’s Jeff Goodman that former UMass head coach Derek Kellogg will be announced as the 14th head coach in LIU Brooklyn history tomorrow.

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Another Season In The Books

The North Carolina Tar Heels are the 2016-17 national champions thanks to their hard fought 71-65 victory over Gonzaga in an incredibly sloppy final.

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Saint Peter’s Is The CIT Champion

The Tournament championship trophy will be hopping just across the river from Manhattan to Jersey City, as Saint Peter’s defeated Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 62-61 to take home the title.

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The NEC Becoming The G-League of Mid-Majors

Last week, the NEC lost three very promising young players in sophomore guard Nisre Zouzoua (Bryant), sophomore center Josh Nebo (Saint Francis U.), and freshman forward Braden Burke (Robert Morris). Yesterday, we learned sophomore guard/forward Isaiah Still is leaving the Colonials as well.

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Cal State Bakersfield’s Cinderella Run Ends In NIT Semifinals

The dream of back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances died on March 11, 2017, but Cal State Bakersfield and head coach Rod Barnes still did something no team had ever done before.

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Baker Dunleavy Introduced At Quinnipiac

The Baker Dunleavy era has officially begun. The former Villanova associate head coach was officially introduced as the new head coach at Quinnipiac University Tuesday afternoon.

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Final Four Assist Networks

The Final Four is set with Gonzaga vs. South Carolina and North Carolina vs. Oregon facing off in Phoenix on Saturday. During the NCAA Tournament I’ve been playing with network graphs showing player connections through assists. The networks for these four teams all show different patterns.

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Villanova’s Baker Dunleavy To Be Named Quinnipiac Head Coach

Villanova associate head coach Baker Dunleavy has been tabbed as the new lead man at Quinnipiac, according to reports.

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Jack Perri Out At LIU Brooklyn

In a stunning decision, LIU Brooklyn has decided to not renew head coach Jack Perri’s contract when it expires in August.

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