March is a special month for college basketball fans. The excitement of the end of the regular season eventually gives way to the pandemonium of the NCAA tournament. Given the way this season has unfolded, we could be in for something special come March Madness.
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Last week, I wrote Nick’s Picks almost assuming that ASU men's basketball’s winning streak wouldn’t survive the games against Oregon and Oregon State.
ASU basketball returns from its trip to the Bay Area with two more huge wins.
Last week was a massive one for ASU men’s basketball. Playing two games that were arguably must-win, the Sun Devils did just enough to beat UCLA and USC. In doing so, they kept their NCAA Tournament hopes alive.
ASU men's basketball is halfway through its Pac-12 schedule, and fans have found the first half frustratingly inconsistent. Unexpected wins against seemingly better opponents, such as Arizona, have been canceled out by losses to inferior teams like Washington State.
ASU men's basketball heads into week four after several close calls in their last two games. After wins on the road against Princeton and San Francisco, ASU returns home to try and continue their winning streak.
ASU men’s basketball had a busy weekend, beating St. John’s before losing to defending national champions Virginia. ASU led by double-digits at one point, but UVA freshman guard Casey Morsell scored 19 points to lead the Cavaliers over the Sun Devils, 48-45.
Last week was productive for the ASU men’s basketball team. After dominating wins over Central Connecticut State and Rider, the Sun Devils take to the road to try and bolster their résumé in hopes of making the NCAA Tournament.
We skipped football season, but regardless, Nick's Picks is back with a fresh predictive algorithm that will be even more accurate than last year. I don’t want to keep beating around the bush — here is our preview for the 2019-20 college basketball season.
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Selection Sunday was nerve-racking for ASU men's basketball.
Week 16 was a crucial week for ASU men’s basketball. Winnable games against Cal and Stanford presented the Sun Devils with a huge opportunity to make their case for a spot in the NCAA tournament.
Week 7 of Pac-12 basketball left the ASU men's basketball team's tournament hopes in serious doubt after another inconsistent showing. The Sun Devils opened their mountain road trip with a surprising loss to Colorado before beating Utah (which finally put Nick’s basketball picks in the win column).
It was a topsy-turvy week for ASU men's basketball. After losing a game the team was expected to win, the Sun Devils dominated the Pac-12’s top team, leaving their tournament hopes in limbo.
We are officially halfway through the Pac-12 basketball season and it’s been an up-and-down start to the conference season for ASU.
The college football regular season is officially over, and it didn’t end well for the Pac-12. Washington’s Apple Cup win over rival Washington State sealed the conference’s elimination from the College Football Playoff. However, the league placed into some intriguing bowl matchups headlined by Washington’s Rose Bowl berth, which it clinched by winning the conference.
The final week of the college football regular season is upon us, and throughout the Pac-12, there is still plenty to play for.
As we rapidly approach the end of the college football season, the race to the Pac-12 Championship gets more and more intense. Washington State figures to be running away with the Pac-12 North championship, but the Pac-12 South championship is wide open. UA, ASU and Utah all have realistic chances to win the division. With that said, let’s take a look at this week’s games in the conference:
Week 10 was another week filled with games with serious Pac-12 implications. UA jumped back into the race for the Pac-12 South division title when it beat Colorado on Friday night, and ASU’s shocking upset of Utah put it in the driver’s seat in that division.
A chaotic week nine in the Pac-12 left the conference nearly eliminated from playoff contention as the playoff committee only included two teams in its initial rankings. With both divisions up for grabs, many games in week 10 are crucial for conference championship hopes across the west coast.