February 2006
Sporting News;2/10/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 6, p43
The article presents information on developments related to college basketball in the U.S. Teams relying on 3-point attacks will find many defenses less willing to give up those shots. With more teams taking more 3-pointers than ever, some coaches are instructing defenders not to collapse from the perimeter to contain penetrating ballhandlers and not to drop away from outside shooters to help on post scorers. The people who were fixating on Kansas' triple-digit RPI rating might want to check again. The team is into the 60s, according to CollegeRPI.com, and they'll keep climbing if they continue their Big 12 road success. Ohio State is pleased with how much more complete SG Je'Kel Foster has become.


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