Cincinnati Baseball Wins the AAC Championship

AAC Champs. A Bearcat team that was sub-.500 earned the 2 seed in the AAC tournament, yet the media wasn't giving them the respect a typical 2 seed would have.  East Carolina was the clear favorite, but UC wasn't having it. This team was projected to finish dead last in the conference.  They did just the … Continue reading Cincinnati Baseball Wins the AAC Championship

Herd Shocks The Shockers in NCAA Tournament Round of 64

The Marshall Thundering Herd's magical week in March continued Friday with the program's first-ever NCAA Tournament win by earning the 81-75 upset over 4-seeded Wichita State at Viejas Arena in San Diego, California. After winning a C-USA Tournament Championship less than a week earlier, the Herd (25-10) pulled off a shocking win over the Shockers … Continue reading Herd Shocks The Shockers in NCAA Tournament Round of 64

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?

NCAA Tournament: Marshall vs. Wichita State Preview

Marshall Thundering Herd basketball has waited 31 years for a game of the significance that the team will be playing in Friday, a Round of 64 matchup in the NCAA Tournament with the Wichita State Shockers. The Herd got an emotional win over Western Kentucky on March 10 for the program's first-ever C-USA Tournament Championship … Continue reading NCAA Tournament: Marshall vs. Wichita State Preview

Hero Ball Is Not The Way To Win In The NCAA Tournament

The opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament is one of the most exciting four day periods in all of sports. During that time, the casual and active fans both pull into natural and created narratives that put stakes to these otherwise meaningless games. Sometimes you get to see everything ran perfectly and a game winning … Continue reading Hero Ball Is Not The Way To Win In The NCAA Tournament

2017 NCAA Tournament Recap: Gonzaga Outlasts Northwestern, Advances to Sweet Sixteen

After cruising to as much as a 21 point advantage, the Gonzaga Bulldogs held off a late charge by the Northwestern Wildcats to advance to the Sweet Sixteen of the 2017 NCAA Tournament, 79-73. The Zags were off and running early, hitting over 50% from the field and sprinting out to an early 18-6 lead. … Continue reading 2017 NCAA Tournament Recap: Gonzaga Outlasts Northwestern, Advances to Sweet Sixteen

2017 NCAA Tournament East Region Preview: Troy Trojans vs Duke Blue Devils

Game Time: 7:20 PM EST, Friday, March 17th Location: Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, South Carolina Television: TBS   Troy Trojans (22-14 overall, 10-8 Sun Belt Conference) Troy is in the Dance for just the second time in school history after head coach Phil Cunningham orchestrated a historical turnaround. The Trojans had won just 30 … Continue reading 2017 NCAA Tournament East Region Preview: Troy Trojans vs Duke Blue Devils