Rant Sports: 5 Things You Need To Know, April 8, 2014

5 Things You Need To Know

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The NCAA men’s basketball national championship did not disappoint as the Connecticut Huskies won a thriller over the Kentucky Wildcats. Check out that and more in Rant Sports’ run down of the five things you need to know going on in the sports world today.

The Huskies did plenty of things right to win it all, but it was Ryan Boatright’s performance that led the charge:

NCAA Championship 2014: Ryan Boatright’s Gutsy Performance is What Sealed Title for UConn

In case you didn’t catch the end of the contest, here are five reasons why UConn cut down the nets:

NCAA Championship 2014: 5 Reasons Why UConn Cut Down the Nets

With the UConn men’s team crowned national champions, does the women Huskies have what it takes to do the same? See why UConn and Notre Dame will compete in the most anticipated women’s basketball national championship of all time:

Women’s Basketball National Championship Most Anticipated Ever

A year after killing his girlfriend, the trial for Oscar Pistorius is reaching its intense moments:

Oscar Pistorius Trial Getting Down to the Nitty Gritty After Runner’s Testimony

The Chicago Bears are in the hunt for a quality backup quarterback for starter Jay Cutler. How serious is the organization about signing Josh Freeman?

Chicago Bears Never Intended to Sign Josh Freeman

Michael Terrill is a Senior Writer for Rant Sports. Follow him on Twitter @MichaelTerrill, “Like” him on Facebook or add him to your network on Google.


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