Shabazz Napier is the Best Player in the 2014 Final Four

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In Connecticut‘s Elite Eight matchup against Michigan State, the Huskies found themselves down nine points in the second half. In danger of letting the contest slip away, second-year coach Kevin Ollie was desperate for someone to stop the bleeding and […]

2014 NCAA Tournament: 5 Reasons Why Florida Will Win It All

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2014 NCAA Tournament: 5 Michigan State Players Who Must Deliver During the Sweet 16

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2014 NCAA Tournament: 5 Michigan Players Who Must Deliver During the Sweet 16

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Gonzaga Basketball Takes Care Of Marcus Smart, Oklahoma State

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In a game that featured 61 fouls, the No. 8 seed Gonzaga took out a popular dark horse pick. Junior guard Kevin Pangos scored 26 points to lead the Bulldogs over Marcus Smart and the No. 9 seed Oklahoma State […]

Arizona Basketball Wins, But Will Struggle Against Gonzaga

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The No. 1 seed Arizona didn’t make things easy, but it got the job done. After falling down 10-2 in the opening six minutes, the Wildcats turned things around and held on to beat No. 16 seed Weber State 68-59 […]

Baylor Basketball Advances Past Nebraska, Remains Serious Threat

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On Feb. 8, the Baylor Bears sat squarely on the bubble with a 14-9 record and a 2-8 conference record in the Big 12. Since that date, the Bears have won 11 of 13 with their latest victory coming against […]

2014 NCAA Tournament: Duke Blue Devils Shocked By Mercer Bears

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The Mercer Bears have given the 2014 NCAA Tournament its first major upset. After trailing Duke 63-58 with just under five minutes to play, the No. 14 seed Mercer used a 20-8 run to close out the No. 3 seed […]

The 5 Biggest 2014 NCAA Tournament Snubs

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Bubble Watch: Struggling Kansas State Basketball Will Still Dance

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After starting March with an impressive win over the Iowa State Cyclones, Kansas State will end their Big 12 tournament with a loss to those same Cyclones. In a high-scoring affair, Melvin Ejim led Iowa State to a 91-85 victory […]

Bubble Watch: Minnesota Basketball Needs One More Win To Dance


The first-round game of the Big Ten tournament for Minnesota could have only hurt the Golden Gophers’ chances at making the NCAA tournament. That didn’t happen. Despite a back-and-forth game that saw No. 10 seed Penn State close the gap to three […]

Bubble Watch: Florida State Basketball Wins, Must Beat Virginia

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At this point, Florida State will take it. It wasn’t easy, but No. 9 seed Florida State defeated No. 8 seed Maryland 67-65 in the second round of the ACC conference tournament. Boris Bojanovsky put the Seminoles up with 0.4 seconds […]