Bearcats Survive Connecticut

The Bearcats came in as 6 point favorites on the road vs Connecticut, in what seemed to be a must-win game. Cincinnati is staying alive in the AAC regular season title race, just 1 game back from the Houston Cougars. Today was a big help, getting their 3rd straight win, and improving to 5-1 this … Continue reading Bearcats Survive Connecticut

NCAA Tournament: Michigan State & its Two NBA Lottery Picks Take On Bucknell

Bucknell has a call in to Kermit Davis on what it takes to beat a Tom Izzo top ranked Michigan State team. Kermit Davis is/was the coach of the 2015-16 Middle Tennessee team that knocked off Michigan State as a 15 seed in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. No matter what the ranking is, … Continue reading NCAA Tournament: Michigan State & its Two NBA Lottery Picks Take On Bucknell

Bracket Busted! Miami falls to Loyola in Buzzer Beater; Lonnie Walker’s last game?

Well we have it! We had to wait a a few games in but our first double digit seed is through. 11 seeded Loyola stunned 6 seeded Miami, I know you were not suprised because I told you in my preview for this game that this was a very real possibility and I even picked … Continue reading Bracket Busted! Miami falls to Loyola in Buzzer Beater; Lonnie Walker’s last game?

Is Davidson is Going to Beat Kentucky?

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?

The Hottest Sun Belt March Madness Teams of All Time: RANKED!

I have a secret to share with you: once upon a time, the Sun Belt was a powerhouse basketball conference. It's true! This is not the FAKE NEWS! I wasn't around for it, really, but I did a little research and poof, the truth. It's all there. For example, 1986 was kind of a magic … Continue reading The Hottest Sun Belt March Madness Teams of All Time: RANKED!

ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 9

I may have a legitimately fake doctorate degree in Hoops Forensics, but that doesn't mean my education is over. I'm always learning! By "learning," I mean I spend a few hours each week on the internet flipping through articles about sports. A recent column by Sport Illustrated's Pete Thamel caught my attention. In the column, Peter discusses … Continue reading ESPN Bracketology vs Forgotten Forensics, Round 9