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The Top 15 Non-Conference Games of the 2015-16 Season: Part Two

Marcus Paige and the UNC Tar Heels and Melo Trimble and the Maryland Terrapins are the top two teams in the country heading into the season, which makes their non-conference match-up that much more exciting.
Marcus Paige and the UNC Tar Heels and Melo Trimble and the Maryland Terrapins are the top two teams in the country heading into the season, which makes their non-conference match-up that much more exciting.

Welcome back to the Top 15 Non-Conference Games of the 2015-16 Season!

We will now count down the Top 10 games to watch this year. Each game looks to be incredibly promising, and hopefully they do not disappoint.

So without further ado, let’s delve back into the countdown.

For the list of Honourable Mentions and #s 15 – 11, please click here! Continue reading The Top 15 Non-Conference Games of the 2015-16 Season: Part Two

The 2015 Veterans Classic Field is Set

Last season saw Navy welcome Michigan State, Tennessee and VCU to town. The 2015 field is talent-packed once again.
Last season saw Navy welcome Michigan State, Tennessee and VCU to town. The 2015 field is talent-packed once again.

In the 2014-15 season, the attention was on the U.S. Naval Academy when the season opened. The Navy Midshipmen hosted the inaugural Veterans Classic on their home floor, welcoming the Michigan State Spartans, Tennessee Volunteers, and VCU Rams to take part in the festivities.

The Midshipmen took on Michigan State, and gave the nationally-ranked Spartans all they could handle. The Spartans were able to squeak out a 64 – 59 victory. In the other game, the Tennessee Volunteers couldn’t keep up with the Rams of VCU, falling 85 – 69.

If fans thought that last year’s field was packed with talent, they must be very excited for what’s coming their way in 2015-16. The field for the 2015 Veterans Classic was released on Monday, and it’s one that you’ll want to keep an eye on. Continue reading The 2015 Veterans Classic Field is Set