Basketball

  • ‘The Simpsons’ Are All-In on Villanova Tonight (Pic)

    ‘The Simpsons’ Are All-In on Villanova Tonight (Pic)

    “If Villanova doesn’t win, we lose everything.” Those were the words being scribbled onto a chalk board by Bart Simpson prior to last night’s episode of “The Simpsons.” What exactly do they mean?  We couldn’t tell you. Could one of the writers for the show have a strong affiliation with the Wildcats? Maybe Matt Groening needs Villanova to […]

  • Syracuse Made One Bettor Rich, Could Make Another Even Richer

    Syracuse Made One Bettor Rich, Could Make Another Even Richer

    Few bettors had faith in the Syracuse Orange when the NCAA Tournament kicked off a few weeks ago, but those who did could be on the verge of cashing in big-time. One dude, for example, placed a $100 bet on Syracuse to win the tournament on January 13th at the Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas, […]

  • UNC Coach Roy Williams Slices Finger While Cutting Down the Net (GIF)

    UNC Coach Roy Williams Slices Finger While Cutting Down the Net (GIF)

    In nearly three decades of coaching the Kansas Jayhawks (1988-2003) and the North Carolina Tar Heels (2003-present), Roy Williams has put together quite the resume, winning seven conference tournament titles, two NCAA Tournament Championships, and making his eighth Final Four appearance after last night’s Elite Eight victory over Notre Dame. By now, you’d think he’d […]

  • Even Texas A&M Parents Left the NIU Game Before Their Big Comeback

    Even Texas A&M Parents Left the NIU Game Before Their Big Comeback

    A recent ESPN story outlining the borderline miraculous comeback of Texas A&M over Northern Iowa provided some interesting details: specifically, that even the parents of A&M players had stepped out of the arena at that point, presumably because a 12-point deficit with 34 seconds remaining isn’t the type of thing you stick around to watch. Even […]

  • Charles Barkley Makes Fun of Oklahoma During March Madness Broadcast (Video)

    Charles Barkley Makes Fun of Oklahoma During March Madness Broadcast (Video)

    TNT studio hosts Ernie Johnson and Charles Barkley had to step in and provide emergency play-by-play for Sunday’s second round game between Northern Iowa and Texas A&M when the broadcast truck in Oklahoma City lost power. The good news? Charles Barkley didn’t say anything sexist or racist. The bad news? He did insult all 3.9 […]