Tag Archives: Big Ten

NHR Top 100: #27 Draymond Green, SF, Michigan State

3 Nov

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By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 27 – Draymond Green, SF, Sr., Michigan State

If you play in a fantasy college basketball league, you are probably eye-balling Green as the number one spot. As David Fox of Rivals.com puts it, Green is the ultimate stat-stuffer. You can’t even debate it. Green gets so much done. Continue reading

NHR Top 100: #28 Trevor Mbakwe, PF, Minnesota

3 Nov

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By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 28 – Trevor Mbakwe, PF, Sr., Minnesota

Mbakwe played for Matt Painter and USA Basketball over the summer and the Purdue coach recalled an interesting moment regarding the Gopher big man. Continue reading

NHR Top 100: #29 John Shurna, PF, Northwestern

3 Nov

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By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 29 – John Shurna, PF, Sr., Northwestern

The Most Interesting Man in the World, he is not. In fact, John Shurna looks like a kid you’d see on Sunday helping his grandmother out of the family van in a church parking lot. He looks like the nicest of guys. Not that there is anything wrong with that. Continue reading

Season highlights: Indiana

22 Oct

NHR Top 100: #69 Aaron Craft, PG, Ohio State

22 Aug

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 69 – Aaron Craft, PG, Soph., Ohio State

Whatever you do, don’t look at the numbers when talking about Aaron Craft. They will deceive you because they don’t tell the story of the defensive dynamo.

The numbers never really tell the story for guys like Craft. Continue reading

Ranking the ACC/Big Ten Challenge games

14 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The ACC-Big Ten Challenge was last month and truth be told, the match-ups are not the most enticing as they have been in year’s past.

The talent in the middle isn’t as a strong as it has been for both conferences. Because of that, the overall challenge doesn’t jump out as a must-see series.

Everyone loves rankings. So why not rank the games from worst to first in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge? Continue reading

Season highlights: Northwestern

13 Jun