NCAA Tournament Predictions: UCLA vs. Kent State
- March 18, 2017

The third-seeded Bruins fended off feisty No. 14 Kent State for a 97-80 win at Golden 1 Center that was closer than the final score showed. The player UCLA will depend on the most in the postseason has never experienced March Madness. He landed on his side/back and was in pain afterwards. "I'm good", he said. To get ready for those games they, as they have had to do all year, need to improve their defense . (more...)
Will South Carolina struggle to cover vs. Marquette? NCAA Predictions 3/17/17
- March 18, 2017

SC was slow to close out on defense, was not chasing down loose balls, and was settling for threes instead of running its offense. On the night before the Gamecocks (22-10) play their biggest game in head coach Frank Martin's tenure, he just wants his team to be itself. (more...)
WVU Set To Face Notre Dame WVU Set To Face Notre Dame
- March 18, 2017

The Mountaineers are 2-2 on neutral courts against Notre Dame and owns a 53-51 postseason victory when the two met in the semifinal round of the Big East tournament in 2010 at Madison Square Garden. They're fully confident their personnel and free-flowing offensive style can prevail against West Virginia's ferocious pressure defenses. No. 1 Gonzaga 66, No. (more...)
The best of Day 1 of the NCAA Tournament The best of Day 1 of the NCAA Tournament
- March 17, 2017

They played in their practice uniforms in their first game and ignited the Wolverines to win their first Big Ten Tournament Championship since the 1997-1998 season. He correctly picked the Tar Heels as the the national champions in his 2009 bracket - his first as president. Kentucky possibly has gotten the worst draw of any potential title contender in this whole tournament-again. (more...)
Northwestern goes absolutely bonkers at the announcement of first NCAA Tournament berth Northwestern goes absolutely bonkers at the announcement of first NCAA Tournament berth
- March 14, 2017

ET. They knocked off 22nd-ranked Texas early in the season, and they scored a huge road win in Big Ten play when they took down seventh-ranked Wisconsin in early February. I had Cincinnati a 5 and Iowa State a 6. It makes just under 50 percent from the field, among the best in the country, and almost 37 percent from three. (more...)
NCAA Tournament: Watch UNC reaction to being announced as a one seed
- March 13, 2017

As The Devils were charging, UNC's fouls mounted, Roy Williams did not use an immediate time out and ACC Player of the Year Justin Jackson again tried too hard to shoot his team out of a tough spot. Duke missed the 2016 NCAA Tournament snapping a 22-year streak of competing. The Notre Dame bench was sure he exceeded his boundaries, however. "It's one of the great performances in championship game history", said Notre Dame coach Mike Brey, the former Krzyzewski assistant who is now ... (more...)