Excerpt: College football is nearing the end of its season, and once the awards are handed out, sports fans’ attention will take a fast turn to the hardwood. College basketball is in full swing—and there is nothing quite like it in the world.
Excerpt: The line between reality and video games continue to blur. There are so many aspects of NCAA Basketball 10 that mirror real college basketball that it is scary. EA Sports has really stepped up their game in terms of presentation.
Excerpt: Being Canadian we often do not get a lot exposure to NCAA College Basketball on TV. Granted, we get some highlights buried at the back end of TSN's Sportscenter, and most sports tickers seem to have an endless stream of NCAA final score results.
Conclusion: 10, it suffers from sluggish, frustrating controls that let a lot of the air out of the gameplay fun balloon. Without much practice learning the nuances of controlling players on the floor while establishing an offensive strategy, NCAA Basketball 10, despite all its many quality features, feels more...
Summary: At the end of the day there is a lot to love about NCAA Basketball 10 and there is a lot to want to avoid. The game is the best option out there if you’re a college basketball fan (read: only option) and it does a very good job of recreating the college basketball atmosphere.
Excerpt: NCAA Basketball 10 is EA’s new college basketball title, and EA has made a huge attempt to improve on what has been a mediocre series in recent years. Since 2K Sports abandoned the college game a couple of years ago, there has been no competition to push it along.
Conclusion: A great addition to any college basketball fan's library. The issues with AI and lack of new game modes are a bit frustrating, but the overall improvements to gameplay and presentation make this title an enjoyable and rewarding experience.
Excerpt: , which turned out to be the equivalent of a number 16 seed after the first day of the NCAA Tournament -- routed by a vastly superior opponent and lucky to even have been invited to the big dance.
Pros: Outstanding presentation., Running plays is fun., Good RPI and Tourny selection.
Cons: No online dynasty., Lack of precise player control., Dynasty mode is boring.