Albany Great Danes Capture NCAA Tournament Opener

Albany Great Danes

The best time of the sports year is now officially upon us. The 2014 NCAA tournament kicked off with the First Four in Dayton, Ohio on Tuesday night, and the Albany Great Danes became the first tournament team to record a […]

Healthy Michigan State Basketball Is Trendy National Championship Favorite

Michigan State Spartans

Look out, America. Tom Izzo‘s Michigan State Spartans are finally healthy.  After struggling with mass injuries and inconsistency throughout the majority of the regular season, the team that was once thought to be the best in the nation appears to be […]

Iowa Basketball Can Still Right Ship, Make Deep NCAA Tournament Run

Iowa Hawkeyes

Okay, maybe I’m crazy. The Iowa Hawkeyes have played absolutely terrible of late, and as evidenced by being in one of the play-in games, the NCAA Tournament’s selection committee almost left them out of the field of 68. Fortunately for Fran McCaffery and […]

2014 NCAA Tournament Preview: No. 6 Ohio State vs. No. 11 Dayton

Ohio State Buckeyes

In what is technically now called the NCAA Tournament’s “second round”, the No. 6 seeded Ohio State Buckeyes will meet the No. 11 seeded Dayton Flyers this upcoming Thursday in Buffalo, NY. The game’s main storyline is quite an obvious one: Major […]

Bubble Watch: Tennessee Basketball Solidifies Spot In NCAA Tournament

Tennessee Volunteers, South Carolina Gamecocks

It was probably true yesterday, but it is definitely true today. The Tennessee Volunteers are going to be in the upcoming NCAA tournament.  The Vols defeated the South Carolina Gamecocks this afternoon by a score of 59-44 in the SEC tournament […]

Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball: Continue To Fade As NCAA Tournament Nears

Iowa Hawkeyes, Northwestern Wildcats

For the sixth time in the last seven games, the Iowa Hawkeyes have lost. Tonight’s latest loss came at the hands of the Northwestern Wildcats in the first round of the Big Ten Conference Tournament in Indianapolis. The Wildcats 67-62 win was […]

Bubble Watch: North Carolina State Basketball Keeps Tourney Hopes Alive

North Carolina State Wolfpack

Although their chances might be slim, the North Carolina State Wolfpack are still alive for receiving an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament The Pack picked up a huge win tonight in the second round of the ACC Tournament in Greensboro. […]

Rutgers Basketball Suffers Embarrassing Loss To Louisville In AAC Quarterfinals

Eddie Jordan, Rutgers Scarlet Knights

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights just suffered one of the worst losses in recent memory. They lost by a score of –wait until you see this — 92-31 in the American Athletic Conference tournament quarterfinals on Thursday afternoon in Memphis. Rick Pitino‘s Louisville […]

Auburn Basketball Turns Page On Failed Era, Fires Coach Tony Barbee

Tony Barbee, Auburn Tigers

Following tonight’s first round SEC Tournament loss to South Carolina, Auburn officials announced that the school has fired coach Tony Barbee. Barbee had just finished his fourth season at the helm and unfortunately, during his tenure, the school’s struggling basketball […]

Oklahoma State Basketball: Advance To Play Kansas In Big 12 Quarterfinals

Marcus Smart, Oklahoma State Cowboys

Marcus Smart nearly had a quadruple-double — yes, you read that right — as the Oklahoma State Cowboys pummeled the Texas Tech Red Raiders in the Big 12 Conference tournament opener on Wednesday night in Kansas City. Smart scored 18 […]

Bubble Watch: BYU’s Loss To Gonzaga Hurts NCAA Tournament Chances

Gonzaga Bulldogs

Surprise, surprise. The Gonzaga Bulldogs are once again WCC Tournament Champions. The long-time class of the WCC earned their spot in the upcoming NCAA Tourney by defeating the BYU Cougars 75-64. Zags’ big man, Sam Dower was terrific in the victory. […]

Milwaukee Basketball: Panthers Punch Their Ticket To NCAA Tournament

Milwaukee Panthers

The Milwaukee Panthers are on their way to the NCAA Tournament after defeating the Wright State Raiders by a score of 69-63. The Panthers capped off their improbable run through the Horizon League tournament with yet another impressive win. Senior forward […]