Emphasizing the one-game winning streak

Updated: February 2, 2010, 5:34 PM ET
By Fran Fraschilla
"If only we had beaten Villanova, we could have won six in a row."

How many times has a fan said something like that?

The middle of conference play is the time of the season that can make or break a basketball team. No matter what league you play in, every single game is akin to a street fight.