Tag Archives: college Basketball

  • Tom Izzo Gives Moving Speech at Vigil for Lacy Holsworth (Video)

    Tom Izzo Gives Moving Speech at Vigil for Lacy Holsworth (Video)

    It is not uncommon for sports teams to arrange for their athletes to go to hospitals and visit with sick children. It’s a way for teams and athletes to use their fame and fortune to bring joy to people’s lives, and—let’s be honest—it’s damn good PR. What is uncommon is for athletes to connect with […]

  • Fox News Anchor Congratulates UConn on Their NAACP Championship. Whoops. (Video)

    Fox News Anchor Congratulates UConn on Their NAACP Championship. Whoops. (Video)

    In the wee hours of the morning on Tuesday, after the UConn Huskies defeated the Kentucky Wildcats for their second national championship in four years, Fox & Friends anchor Heather Childers made a pretty hilarious slip of the tongue. Instead of saying the Huskies were the NCAA champions, she said they were the NAACP champions. Now, I imagine if […]

  • 9 College Basketball Teams with the Most National Championships

    9 College Basketball Teams with the Most National Championships

    In terms of seeds, last night’s NCAA men’s basketball national championship game between UConn and Kentucky wasn’t that exciting. With the Huskies a seven-seed and the Wildcats an eight-seed, the final game of the 2014 NCAA Tournament featured the highest combined seed total ever, which kind of makes you wonder why teams bother playing all […]

  • UConn Huskies Troll Drake on Twitter After Beating Kentucky (Pics)

    UConn Huskies Troll Drake on Twitter After Beating Kentucky (Pics)

    After Kentucky beat Wisconsin to reach the National Championship Game, rapper Drake was seen celebrating in the locker room with the team. He took a lot of flak for it on the interwebs, too, with people calling him a classic bandwagon jumper and questioning how long the native Torontonian had actually been a Kentucky basketball […]

  • Here Are Both of Aaron Harrison’s Game-Winning Three-Pointers in One GIF

    Here Are Both of Aaron Harrison’s Game-Winning Three-Pointers in One GIF

    Last Sunday, Kentucky’s Aaron Harrison hit a clutch three-pointer with three seconds left on the clock that beat Michigan and sent the Wildcats to the Final Four. Then, just six says later, he did it again. Facing Wisconsin in the semifinals this past Saturday—this time trailing by two points late in the game—Aaron took an […]