Championship Recap: Villanova Beats UNC

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The 2016 NCAA championship game will forever be remembered for Kris Jenkins’ buzzer beater. Probably the next biggest storyline was the breakout performance from Phil Booth down the stretch. The sophomore guard hit some extremely difficult shots late in the game to maintain a lead for the Wildcats.   However, before the heroics of Booth… Read more »

Game Strategy: Playing for Overtime

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North Carolina continued their inconsistent ways yesterday with an overtime victory over Davidson. UNC picked up the pressure in the final few possessions of regulation. Davidson struggled taking care of the ball, but managed to put themselves in a position to win the game with the shot clock off. Based on the final minutes of the… Read more »

The Debates: Best Team

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The following is part one of three of a series of debates featuring Jonathan Safir, Ricky Winkeller, and Jordan Sperber. For part one, we will be examining the best team in the KenPom era (2003-2012). Jonathan Safir: 2007 Florida Gators I refused to allow recency bias to play a factor in my selection. The 2006-2007… Read more »

Friday Night Lights

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      This is the spot where our “Weekend Watch” post would usually drop.  However, we are just going to discuss tonight’s games as they are the most intriguing and feature 131 games. “The Weekend Watch” will usually highlight 5 games each weekend that Hoop Vision will be keeping a close eye on.  However,… Read more »

Atlantic Coast Conference: 2010-11 Preview

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Teams Boston College Before last season, I talked to my friend who happens to be a BC fan. We talked about realistic expectations for BC. They had everyone back except for standout guard Tyrese Rice. Interestingly enough, he told me he expected BC to take a step forward in 2009-10 while getting worse results. How… Read more »