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USC Aiken men enter season with new coach, approach

...They went 13-16, including 8-11 in the Peach Belt Conference, a year after going 33-4, and they missed the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2011.Longtime coach Vince Alexander left to become head coach at Saint Leo in Florida...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-11-12/usc-aiken-men-enter-
Georgia Southern youngsters must grow up quickly in basketball

...to just three points shy of a league title and an NCAA tournament appearance. Their season ended with a 38-36 loss...went on to upset Iowa State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Jacksonville, Fla."Last year's group did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-12/georgia-southern-youngste
Georgia seeking consistent success in basketball

...lot more relevant.Coming off its first trip to the NCAA Tournament in four years, Georgia is hoping to show the sort...20 wins three years in a row. A second consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance would also be a rarity, having occurred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-09/georgia-seeking-consisten
Augusta University men's basketball coach Dip Metress returns with young squad

...We're going to score. But our main focus is still playing defense at a high level. That's what got us to the NCAA Tournament." Augusta went 23-7 last season, but the season ended with a thud. The Jaguars were upset at home by Young Harris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-11-10/augusta-university-me
Frank Martin believes South Carolina basketball team is talented enough to reach NCAA Tournament

...the Southeastern Conference and challenge for the NCAA Tournament."You guys have sat for three years and listened...17-16.South Carolina is looking to reach its first NCAA Tournament since 2003-04, a drought of 12 seasons."I would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-09/frank-martin-believes-sou
Kentucky knocks off defending champion Duke

...Four team in Kentucky. The Wildcats opened last season with 38 consecutive wins before losing to Wisconsin in the NCAA Tournament, and the Blue Devils beat the Badgers for their fifth title under coach Mike Krzyzewski.NBA scouts filled many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-17/kentucky-knocks-defending
No. 2 South Carolina women outlast No. 6 Ohio State in season opener

...Mitchell's 36 points to knock off No. 6 Ohio State 88-80 on Friday night.The marquee matchup played out more like an NCAA Tournament contest than a season opener. The Buckeyes held a 68-65 lead with 8:47 left on Mitchell's 3-pointer. That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-13/no-2-south-carolina-women
Displaced Clemson basketball team isn't making excuses

...road trips. The team held an intra-squad scrimmage this month at the Greenville building, which once hosted an NCAA tournament regional in 2002, to get used to the atmosphere."It was a little chilly," Brownell joked. The building also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-11-09/displaced-clemson-basketb
North Carolina is picked to win the ACC in basketball

...media members at Wednesday's ACC media day, leading two-time regular-season champion Virginia and defending NCAA Tournament champion Duke. The Tar Heels return four starters and nine of its 10 leading scorers from last year's team, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-10-28/north-carolina-picked-win
Guard play will be key to success of Georgia basketball

...Gaines are proud of Georgia's accomplishments over the past two seasons.The Bulldogs won 41 games, earned an NCAA Tournament bid and finished tied for second and third in the Southeastern Conference."When we came in, we did talk about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-10-24/guard-play-will-be-key-su