Forgotten 5’s Guide To The 2017 NCAA Softball Tournament

The time has come for NCAA Division 1 softball to crown a champion. A three-week tournament featuring 64 programs will end in the Women’s College World Series best of three title series. When? May 18-June 7. Who? 32 conference tournament winners and 32 at-large selections. Format: Double elimination regional consisting of four teams followed by … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To The 2017 NCAA Softball Tournament

Cinderella Wears An 11 Seed

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

Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5?

On Friday night, the Monmouth Hawks became the first team this season to clinch the regular season conference championship. While a regular season title doesn't really guarantee you anything beyond a trip to the NIT, and there's still work to do to reach the ultimate goal of the NCAA Tournament. it's still meaningful in a … Continue reading Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5?

Forgotten 5’s Guide To Super Bowl Weekend Basketball

We are heading into the stretch run of the season with the Big Dance just in sight and finally, conferences races are starting to become clear. Well, other than in the Atlantic 10. That wild conference currently has six teams within 1-1.5 games of the top seed. VCU, Dayton, Rhode Island, Richmond, St. Bonaventure, and … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To Super Bowl Weekend Basketball