March 14, 2017
Jesse Siegel is back for his final Barometer of 2016, where he highlights matchups to watch from each region and offers five commandments to follow when filling out your brackets.
March 10, 2017
Jesse Siegel who's looking good for the NCAA Tournament and who's bubbles might be about to burst. Michigan State is a lock, right?
March 2, 2017
Jesse Siegel takes an early look at how the tournament might shape up. Can Lonzo Ball lead the Bruins to a championship?
February 23, 2017
Jesse Siegel's weekly look at the college basketball scene includes Texas big man Jarrett Allen, who might jump to the NBA after this season.
February 16, 2017
Jesse Siegel looks at who's up and who's down in college hoops this week, including Jordan Woodard, who has failed to live up to expectations at Oklahoma.
February 10, 2017
Jesse Siegel's look at the ups and downs of college hoops includes Indiana's Thomas Bryant, who is the only superstar left for the Hoosiers thanks to injuries.
February 1, 2017
Jesse Siegel spotlights Washington's Markelle Fultz, whose status as one of the best players in the nation still isn't translating into wins for the underachieving Huskies.
January 27, 2017
Jesse Siegel's tour of who's hot and who's not in college hoops includes a look at Wisconsin's Ethan Happ, who needs to continue his strong play if the Badgers are to return to the Final Four.
January 17, 2017
Jesse Siegel profiles the risers and fallers in college hoops this week, including West Virginia's Jevon Carter, who is thriving in the Mountaineers' full-court press.
January 12, 2017
Jesse Siegel follows the ups and downs of college hoops, including an injury that will sideline Duke's Amile Jefferson just as the season heats up.
January 7, 2017
Jesse Siegel checks on the ups and downs of college hoops this week as Cal's Ivan Rabb tries to find his groove and leave the streakiness behind.
December 29, 2016
Jesse Siegel looks at who's hot and who's not in college hoops, including Duke's Grayson Allen, who needs to find his 'happy place.'
December 21, 2016
With a 47-point performance, Kentucky's Malik Monk leads this week's risers. Find out who joins him in Jesse Siegel's weekly College Hoops Barometer.
December 14, 2016
Jesse Siegel takes a look at the risers and fallers in college basketball this week, with plenty of praise for emerging mid-major stars like Giddy Potts and Marcus Keene.
December 8, 2016
Jesse Siegel analyzes the college hoops landscape as Duke swingman Luke Kennard is taking full advantage of his increased opportunities.
December 2, 2016
Jesse Siegel looks at the ups and downs of college basketball this week as De'Aaron Fox is leading the charge for another talented crop of Kentucky freshman.
November 23, 2016
Jesse Siegel looks at who's up and who's down in the college hoops as youngsters like Lonzo Ball seem to be taking over the game.
March 16, 2016
Jesse Siegel shares his commandments for picking the NCAA Tournament and considers whether Buddy Hield can lead the Sooners to the title.
March 10, 2016
A.J. English led the Gaels to an upset win over Monmouth to win the MAAC tournament, clinching their spot in the big dance.
March 2, 2016
Jesse Siegel looks at who's hot and not in college basketball, and few are hotter than freshman Ethan Happ and the Wisconsin Badgers.
February 24, 2016
Hannah Johnson looks at who's up and who's down in the world of college hoops, including Wake Forest's Codi Miller-McIntyre, who is finally starting to look like himself.
February 18, 2016
Jesse Siegel checks who's hot and who's not in college basketball, including Kentucky's Tyler Ulis, who's surging for the Wildcats.
February 12, 2016
Jesse Siegel highlights who's up and who's down in the world of college basketball, including Kentucky's Alex Poythress, who has been bitten by the injury bug.
February 3, 2016
Jesse Siegel spotlights Vanderbilt's 7-foot center Damian Jones, who is doing his best to keep the Commodores from sinking.
January 27, 2016
Jesse Siegel is bullish on Kentucky's Tyler Ulis, who has not disappointed since being thrust into the spotlight for the Wildcats.
January 22, 2016
Jesse Siegel runs down the week in college hoops as Villanova's Daniel Ochefu tries to overcome a lower back injury that has slowed his production lately.
January 13, 2016
Jesse Siegel's weekly look at who's hot and who's not features WSU's Josh Hawkinson who is a double-double threat every time he takes the court.
January 8, 2016
Jesse Siegel looks at who's up and who's down in the world of college basketball, including Washington's Andrew Andrew, who's taken his game to new heights as a senior.
December 30, 2015
Jesse Siegel looks at who's up and who's down this week in college hoops, including Oregon's Dillon Brooks, who is the most impressive player in a stacked Ducks frontcourt.
December 24, 2015
Jesse Siegel's weekly look at who's hot and who's not in college hoops includes Butler's Roosevelt Jones, who has shown tremendous versatility for the Bulldogs recently.
December 17, 2015
Villanova's Josh Hart has taken a major step forward this season, adding his name to the list of productive guards to play under Jay Wright.
December 11, 2015
Jesse Siegel looks at the legendary resume Ben Simmons is already building at LSU in the season's first college hoops barometer.
March 17, 2015
Jesse Siegel lays down the gospel for picking the tournament and takes a stab at picking the Final Four. Does it include Stanley Johnson and the Arizona Wildcats.
March 13, 2015
Jesse Siegel looks at the teams on the bubble for the NCAA Tournament, including the LSU Tigers. Whose bubble will burst?
March 5, 2015
Jesse Siegel turns his attention to the NCAA Tournament and has a message for Jordan Mickey: LSU needs you to step up your game.
February 26, 2015
Jesse Siegel spotlights Sir'Dominic Pointer, who is attempting to singlehandedly take St. John's to the Big Dance.
February 19, 2015
Jesse Siegel loves the smell of March Madness in the morning, but he can't figure out why Darrun Hilliard and Villanova aren't getting more love.
February 12, 2015
Jesse Siegel can't figure out why Larry Nance gets no respect, but he's also concerned that Nance's recent bout of mono might knock him out down the stretch.
February 5, 2015
Jesse Siegel looks at who's up and who's down this week in college basketball, including who will take over for the dismissed Rasheed Sulaimon at Duke.
January 29, 2015
Jahlil Okafor gets all the pub, but there's a freshman at Ohio State who has taken his game to another level recently.
January 22, 2015
Isaiah Whitehead is expected to return soon from an injury, which means bad things for opponents as he's a top-notch talent when healthy.
January 10, 2015
Teammate Jordan Mickey has the name recognition, but Jarell Martin's numbers are just as good as part of the M&M Boys for the LSU Tigers.
January 2, 2015
The Huskies won't stand a chance without Ryan Boatright, who left Wednesday's OT loss to Temple in the first half with a deep left thigh bruise.
December 26, 2014
Jordan Mickey is proving to be a terror in the paint on both ends of the court for the LSU Tigers.
December 19, 2014
The Kentucky Wildcats will miss the toughness of Alex Poythress, who is out for the season with a torn ACL.
December 11, 2014
Kentucky looks unbeatable, but if anyone can knock off the nation's top team it might be Montrezl Harrell and Louisville.
December 4, 2014
Terry Rozier might not be the star of Louisville, but he is an important cog in coach Rick Pitino's system.
November 27, 2014
Jordan Mickey is an explosive player and has a chance to put up some gaudy numbers in the frontcourt for LSU this season.
November 20, 2014
Ryan Boatright is the main man for the UConn Huskies this season, and his stats figure to skyrocket.
March 19, 2014
Julius Randle and the Kentucky Wildcats are peaking at just the right time, but can they take out the big guns in the NCAA Tournament?
March 13, 2014
Leading scorere Terran Petteway is doing his best to keep Nebraska's bubble from bursting.
March 6, 2014
Georgetown once looked NIT bound, but Jabril Trawick's improved play has the Hoyas on the NCAA Tournament bubble.
February 27, 2014
Isaiah Austin is coming on strong at just the right time for the Baylor Bears, who are trying to sneak into the Big Dance.
February 14, 2014
Zach LaVine emerged as a possible lottery pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, but the freshman has slumped recently.
February 6, 2014
Michael Frazier II has been on a tear for the Florida Gators, as the three-point bomber is hitting more than 40 percent from long range.
January 31, 2014
Freshman Jordan Mickey has not gotten enough publicity in this year's standout class, but he has asserted his dominance on the interior for LSU.
January 23, 2014
Ethan Wragge has been a long-range assassin for the Creighton Bluejays this year.
January 18, 2014
Kansas' Andrew Wiggins has shown flashes of brilliance during his freshman campaign, but when you're touted as the next LeBron James, it's tough to live up to the hype.
January 11, 2014
Robert Carter Jr.'s season is over for Georgia Tech as he suffered a torn meniscus that will require surgery.
January 3, 2014
Duke's freshman sensation Jabari Parker is clearly the frontrunner for ACC Player of the Year, but another player is quietly making his case for consideration as well. Who is it?
December 31, 2013
The Shockers have a legitimate shot finish the season undefeated at 31-0.
December 19, 2013
It took him nearly four years, but Anthony Brown has finally broken out for the Cardinal.
December 14, 2013
What's wrong with Cool Joe Harris? The Virginia senior has seen his scoring average drop by almost five points per game this year.
December 8, 2013
Duke's Rasheed Sulaimon has not had much to smile about this season as he's been one of the most disappointing players in college hoops thus far.
November 30, 2013
Can Marcus Smart steal the Player of the Year Award away from all of this year's talented freshmen?
November 24, 2013
Johnny O'Bryant should be one of the best big men in the SEC this season for the LSU Tigers.
November 16, 2013
Jabari Parker leads a highly touted freshman class that at first glance appears to be as good as advertised.
November 9, 2013
The Hoosiers lost a ton of talent from last season, but Yogi Ferrell returns to shoulder a much greater load this time around.
November 2, 2013
Xavier sophomore Semaj Christon might be the best player nobody knows, as the point guard was scintillating for the Musketeers a season ago.
March 14, 2013
The bubble is close to bursting for Semaj Christon and Xavier, which has a rollercoaster of a Tournament resume.
March 7, 2013
Led by darkhorse ACC Player of the Year candidate Joe Harris, Virginia has enough quality wins to earn a bid to the NCAA Tournament.
February 28, 2013
In just one year, Kelly Olynyk has gone from an afterthought to star in Spokane and is the reason the Zags could make a legitimate run at the Final Four.
February 21, 2013
Nerlens Noel' departure has opened playing time for Willie Cauley-Stein, but he hasn't made the most of the opportunity yet.
February 14, 2013
Washington's Aziz N'Diaye is the man in the middle for the Huskies.
February 7, 2013
Joe Harris's versatility has propelled Virginia to a surprisingly strong conference start.
January 31, 2013
Rasheed Sulaimon has hit his scoring stride recently, averaged 18.7 points over his last three games for the Blue Devils.
January 24, 2013
After a hot start to his Kentucky career, freshman Alex Poythress appears to have hit a bit of a wall.
January 18, 2013
Kelly Olynyk's back-to-back 30-point games has Gonzaga looking pretty.
January 11, 2013
Anthony Bennett doesn't get much pub, but he's outperforming higher-profile players.
January 3, 2013
Providence's Vincent Council is back after an early season injury, though he's still shaking off the rust.
December 28, 2012
Kyle Anderson is living up to the hype for the UCLA Bruins.
December 20, 2012
Duke is back in a familiar spot, just in time for Marshall Plumlee to make his highly anticipated debut.
December 14, 2012
The Huskies may have some growing pains this year, but Abdul Gaddy is a veteran presence to guide the team through tough times.
December 6, 2012
Nerlens Noel has been as good as advertised for Kentucky so far this season.
November 29, 2012
Erick Green's playmaking skills have been off the charts to begin his senior season for Virginia Tech.
November 23, 2012
Cal's Allen Crabbe is off to a torrid start in his junior campaign.
March 13, 2012
Is Duke the most overrated team in the field? Or do you overlook Austin Rivers and the Blue Devils at your own peril?
March 8, 2012
Bradford Burgess has VCU back in the Tournament, but which schools are about to see their bubbles burst?
March 1, 2012
Austin Rivers and Duke face North Carolina in one of sports' greatest rivalries.
February 23, 2012
Kentucky has yet another set of underclassmen who have simply dominated college basketball, including freshman standout Anthony Davis.
February 16, 2012
Austin Rivers's cold-blooded shooting has earned this Blue Devil the moniker "Subzero."
February 9, 2012
Anthony Davis is a shot-blocking machine for Kentucky, but he has not gotten enough love for his all-around game.
February 2, 2012
Kyle Casey and Harvard are putting together a run that would make even Andy Bernard proud.
January 26, 2012
Henry Sims has emerged from relative anonymity to play an integral role for the Hoyas this season.
January 18, 2012
Isaiah Canaan gives Murray State a legitimate shot to enter March Madness unbeaten.
January 12, 2012
The 7-foot Perry Jones III, who handles the ball as well as he rebounds, has Baylor undefeated.
January 5, 2012
Tony Wroten Jr. might not get much ink, but the freshman point guard is the catalyst for Washington.
December 29, 2011
The college hoops season is kicking into high gear. Check out who's up and who's down this week.
December 22, 2011
With Kemba Walker off to the NBA, Shabazz Napier has been the catalyst for UConn this season.
March 9, 2011
Kalin Lucas and Michigan State are on the NCAA Tournament bubble. Are they in or out?
March 3, 2011
With Kemba Walker cooling off considerably, UConn needs some assistance from its younger players like Jeremy Lamb if the Huskies want to avoid a quick out in the Tourney.
February 23, 2011
Kyle Singler and Duke are back atop the national rankings at No. 1.
February 16, 2011
Jon Leuer and Wisconsin ended Ohio State's run at No. 1 in the country.
February 9, 2011
Kalin Lucas is doing his best to carry Michigan State, but teammates like Delvon Roe need to pick up the pace.
February 2, 2011
Led by Klay Thompson, Washington State bested Isaiah Thomas and cross-state rival Washington.
January 26, 2011
The Kemba Walker show continues to roll for UConn, but players like freshman Jeremy Lamb have been vital to the Huskies' success.
January 19, 2011
The surging Isaiah Thomas is clearly the leader of the Huskies and lately has proven his value.
January 13, 2011
Jon Leuer is still a superstar by Big Ten standards, but his mid-range game has been off this season for the Badgers.
January 5, 2011
Kemba Walker cannot do everything by himself for UConn, and Alex Oriakhi is certainly not helping the cause at this juncture.
December 29, 2010
UConn's Kemba Walker is the favorite for Big East player of the year honors, but Austin Freeman has been no less effective for Georgetown.
December 23, 2010
Nolan Smith has taken his game to new heights since Kyrie Irving went down for Duke.
December 16, 2010
Washington's glut of diminutive guards, including star Isaiah Thomas, has made Venoy Overton the odd man out.
December 9, 2010
Kyle Singler has Duke leading the pack once again, but how will the Blue Devils deal with the loss of freshman phenom Kyrie Irving?
December 1, 2010
LaceDarius Dunn is back from his three-game suspension and does not appear to have missed a beat for the Baylor Bears.
November 24, 2010
Forced to shoulder more of the scoring load for UConn this season, Kemba Walker looks like the nation's best point guard thus far.
November 18, 2010
The college hoops season has tipped off and already there are surprises aplenty.
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