Despite Hype and Talent, Indiana Not Overwhelming Favorite For Title

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Indiana appears to have a pretty nice path laid out for the road to Atlanta, at least on paper. But I don’t know about the Hoosiers. I wonder if they can live up to the hype that has followed them […]

Ohio State Buckeyes Could Be Big Ten’s Most Successful NCAA Tourney Team

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Dayton has always been a city of disappointment for the Ohio State Buckeyes. Ohio State is 1-2 in NCAA tournament games played there, but I have a feeling the trend will change this year. Of all of the Big Ten […]

Survival in NCAA Tournament Won’t Be Easy For Indiana Hoosiers

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Of all the No. 1 seeds, the Indiana Hoosiers are probably standing on the thinnest sheet of ice. Indiana suffered a couple of tough losses down the stretch and struggled mightily on offense in its Big Ten tournament semifinal loss […]

Miami Hurricanes Will Come Up Short In Bid To Win National Title

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The Miami Hurricanes won the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament championship on Sunday afternoon, knocking off North Carolina 87-77. It’s a big accomplishment but it doesn’t automatically guarantee the Hurricanes are worthy of being a No. 1 seed in the NCAA […]

Aaron Craft Has Put Ohio State Buckeyes In Position For NCAA Tourney Success

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Ohio State was once a team that looked destined for disappointment. The Buckeyes struggled at times and relied way too much on Deshaun Thomas to lead the way. But now Ohio State seems to have found a groove, and considering […]

Wisconsin Badgers Rise To Occasion When It Matters Most

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I’m not sure how many times I’ve said it this season, but I guess I will say it again: never count out the Wisconsin Badgers, at least as long as Bo Ryan is the head coach. The Badgers proved again […]

Brandon Paul Shows Once Again Why He Is Go-To Guy For Illinois Fighting Illini

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Brandon Paul hit the big shot Thursday afternoon in the Big Ten tournament. It should surprise no one. Paul is the go-to guy for the Illinois Fighting Illini. His team will go as far as he can take them, and […]

Aaron Craft, Having Fun Will Be Ohio State Buckeyes’ Keys To Success In Big Ten Tourney

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Ohio State head coach Thad Matta said he wants his team to have some fun in the Big Ten tournament. Of course, he also wants his Buckeyes to win in the tournament as they build momentum for the NCAA tournament. Obviously, […]

Michigan Wolverines Trey Burke Needs To Prove He Is Best Player In Big Ten

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Trey Burke was named the Big Ten Player of the Year, and when  you consider what he did this season for the Michigan Wolverines, it’s not a huge surprise. Burke averaged 19.2 points per game during the regular season, fueling […]

Duke Blue Devils Are Team To Beat In ACC Tournament

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Go ahead and call Miami the best team in the Atlantic Coast Conference if you must, but my money is still on Duke. The Blue Devils didn’t just beat rival North Carolina on Saturday night. They pounded the Tar Heels […]

Iowa Hawkeyes Ride Wave Of Momentum Into Big Ten Tournament

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Iowa nailed down another Big Ten win on Saturday, and for the Hawkeyes, it was their final conference win of the season. They capped regular season play with a 74-60 victory over Nebraska, which isn’t a surprise by any stretch […]

Kentucky Wildcats At Least Deserve Chance To Play In NCAA Tournament

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I’m not sure how much damage Kentucky will do in the NCAA tournament, but the Wildcats at least deserve a chance to defend their national championship. It was a good day for the Wildcats, who stunned No. 11 Florida 61-57 […]