On Thursday at 7:10 ET, they face the Davidson Wildcats, the Atlantic-10 tournament champs. The dreaded 5-12 matchup. Forty-seven 12-seeds have beaten 5-seeds (35.61%) in the first round since the tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985. 12-seeds are 18-18 vs. 5-seeds the past nine years. For whatever reason (and there are several), a 5-seed in … Continue reading Is Davidson is Going to Beat Kentucky?
Though the effort was there and they hung with one of the best teams in the nation during both games, the Cinderella Davidson Wildcats were eliminated in the 2017 Super Regionals by the Texas A&M Aggies. If there is one thing to be said about the run by the Atlantic 10 champions, it is that … Continue reading A Great Dream Comes To An End As Davidson Falls In The Super Regionals To Texas A&M
You know how this story goes. You’re at the casino with your buddy when he goes off to try and hit on the cocktail waitress. As you wander around trying to pass the time you sit down at the blackjack table and throw a hundred down on the table. Before you know it you’re up … Continue reading Davidson Baseball Playing With House Money
The NCAA Selection Show Monday afternoon marked the beginning of the second half of the season. The announcement of the tournament field in its entirety begins the long road to Omaha. There are 64 Division I Baseball programs all fighting for a spot in the College World Series. When? June 2 – June 28 Who? … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To The 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament
We are on the verge of the announcement of the 2017 NCAA baseball tournament field. 64 of the best teams in the nation will duke it out in regionals, super regionals, and finally the College World Series with the top team being crowned national champions. Hey selection committee, we see you. In a Sunday night … Continue reading In, Out, And On The Edge: The Final Look At The Forgotten Baseball Bubble
We are a few precious weeks from the NCAA Tournament, with Selection Sunday guaranteed to start arguments throughout the country. How poorly a “mid-major” program is seeded becomes a major bone of contention for fanbases all over the country. In particular, multiple fanbases assume that a higher the seed is congruent with the likelihood of … Continue reading Cinderella Wears An 11 Seed