Matt Norlander senior writer talks March.

Jim Rome
March 02, 2020 - 9:45 am

Info & Stats: CBS Sports College Basketball Writer

All Topics: Michigan State winning 78-66 at Maryland on Saturday Night | March being Tom Izzo’s month | Thinks Kansas is the best team in the country | Udoka Azubuike’s greatness | UCLA Bruins and the job Mick Cronin has done | The turnaround Cronin has done is incredible | UCI assistant coach Ryan Badrtalei’s relationship with Kobe Bryant

Mar 2nd 2020

June 20th 2019

All Topics: Smackoff Eve | Jeff In Richmond | Zion Williamson going #1 to New Orleans | Zion’s size | Expecting tons of trades tonight | Zion being the biggest basketball story for the past 7 months | Ja Morant’s back story | Ja not being highly recruited | Murray State staff identified Murray | New York at 3 | R.J. Barrett | Barrett set the ACC freshmen scoring record | The talent in the draft | Bol Bol | Jaxson Hayes


April 9th 2019

All Topics: Virginia vs. Texas Tech expectations | Last night’s game qualified as a Top 10 national championship game played | De’Andre Hunter | Virginia’s trio | Tony Bennett | Tony’s makeup | Breaking news on UCLA hirign Mick Cronin as their next head coach 


Mar 25th 2019

All Topics: UCF vs. Duke ending | UCF’s Aubrey Dawkins UCF missed tip | The importance of Tacko Fall fouling out | Virginia Tech vs. Duke | Fletcher Magee’s horrid performance vs. Kentucky | P.J. Washington | Kentucky vs. Houston | Oregon vs. UCI | Oregon’s season | North Carolina’s freshman Coby White | Ja Morant show | Ja was amazing in the Round of 64 |


Mar 4th 2019

All Topics: Free Solo documentary on rock climber Alex Honnold | Gonzaga Bulldogs | WCC | Gonzaga is good | Mark Few | Few’s work life-balance | Few’s impact on the sport | Zion Williamson | Duke without Zion | Zion’s health update | RJ Barrett’s play since Williamson’s injury | Tennessee beating Kentucky by 19 on Saturday | Admiral Schofield | Grant Williams


June 22nd 2018

All Topics: 2018 NBA Draft | Atmosphere at the Barclay Center last night | Michael Porter Jr. | Porter Jr. sliding to 14 and Denver | Porter Jr.’s upside | Porter’s back | DeAndre Ayton | Mikal Bridges | Ayton’s future | Colin Sexton | Puma | Nike striking out with this draft class


Apr 2nd 2018

All Topics: Final Four | Michigan clamping down on defense vs. Loyola – Chicago | Villanova offense vs. Michigan defense | Villanova’s style | Villanova’s past five years | Jalen Brunson could have a sub-par game and still win by double digits | Jay Wright | Michigan’s shot to win