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Monday Recap: Woodall Leads Pitt Past West Virginia

January 31st, 2012
Tray Woodall's return has sparked a Pitt revivalIt wasn't that long ago that many left the Pittsburgh Panthers for dead, as they were in the midst of what would eventually become an eight-game losing streak. A key factor in the struggles that Jamie Dixon's team experienced was the absence of point guard Tray Woodall, who was out with abdominal and groin injuries. Woodall's back now and he looks to be healthy as well, as he led Pittsburgh to a 72-66 win over rival West Virginia in Morgantown with 24 points, four rebounds and three assists on the night.

Jon Teitel's "Forgotten Legends" Series: Alabama State's Kevin Loder

July 8th, 2011
Kevin Loder helped lead Alabama State to the 1980 NAIA title gameIn the most recent installment in his "Forgotten Legends" interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with Alabama State great Kevin Loder. Loder, who began his collegiate career at Kentucky State, averaged 24.6 points per game in the Hornets' run to the 1980 NAIA title game. Loder now runs his own consulting firm.

Jon Teitel: At Ross Beatty (MI) HS you were a third team all-state split end, a standout baseball player, and a top-seeded tennis player. Which sport were you best at, and which 1 did you enjoy the most? 

East Region Final Thoughts: What's in Store for 2011-12?

April 6th, 2011
Thad Matta's Buckeyes are the top overall seedWith the NCAA Tournament now over and many resting up for a couple days before hitting the spring recruiting circuit (the Nike EYBL Boo Williams Invitational is this weekend), why not take a look at all 68 teams in this year's field and their early prospects for next season? With the NBA Draft deadline (May 8th) still a month away, here's a look at each of the teams in the East Region and what they'll likely have in 2011-12.

(1) Ohio State: lost in Sweet 16 to Kentucky

Ohio St vs UTSA/Alabama St: Preview & Prediction

March 15th, 2011
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East Region - Cleveland

March 18 - 4:40 TNT

"Big Dance" Interviews: Alabama State head coach Lewis Jackson

March 15th, 2011
Lewis Jackson's Hornets last danced in 2009Recently CHN writer Jon Teitel caught up with Alabama State head coach Lewis Jackson, whose Hornets take on Texas-San Antonio in a "First Four" matchup on Wednesday night with the winner getting East top seed Ohio State on Friday in Cleveland. In addition to his accomplishments as head coach, Jackson is one of the greatest players in the history of Alabama State basketball.

Jon Teitel: You are the fourth all-time leading scorer in Alabama State history with 2,203 points and your #33 is retired.

Poll: Who Will Win the SWAC?

October 19th, 2009
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Opening Round Preview: Alabama St vs Morehead St

March 16th, 2009
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Mar 17 2009 - 7:30pm

Opening Round Game Preview
Winner takes on top seed Louisville Friday