Tag Archives: college Basketball

  • The Villanova Piccolo Girl Was on Jimmy Fallon Last Night (Video)

    The Villanova Piccolo Girl Was on Jimmy Fallon Last Night (Video)

    If you have been following the 2015 NCAA Tournament at all, or you use Twitter of Facebook, you’ve probably heard about the Villanova Piccolo Girl, the member of the Villanova Pep Band shown crying on national TV during the Wildcats’ shocking upset at the hands of NC State on Saturday. She’s been all over the […]

  • Wisconsin Players Are Really Fascinated by NCAA Tournament Stenographer (Video)

    Wisconsin Players Are Really Fascinated by NCAA Tournament Stenographer (Video)

    Everybody knows about courtroom stenographers. But did you know there are NCAA Tournament stenographers? Their job is to transcribe everything that’s said at the post-game press conferences so members of the media can pump out stories in a hurry with accurate quotes from players and coaches. Don’t feel bad if you didn’t know about this. […]

  • These March Madness Fans Are Having Way More Fun Than You (Pic)

    These March Madness Fans Are Having Way More Fun Than You (Pic)

    How do you like to watch the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament? Do you camp out at a sports bar with some of your buddies? Put on your favorite sweatpants and set up shop on your couch? Watch on your phone while shopping for a new futon with your girlfriend at Ikea, even though […]

  • Stanley Johnson Dunk Prompts LeBron Comparison from Reggie Miller (Video)

    Stanley Johnson Dunk Prompts LeBron Comparison from Reggie Miller (Video)

    Arizona forward Stanely Johnson had another big game for the Wildcats in their romp over Texas Southern in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday. The 6’7″, 245-pound stud freshman/soon-to-be NBA draft pick grabbed five rebounds and scored 22 points. And, with about three minutes left in the first half, Johnson took a […]

  • Ron Hunter Photoshops Epitomize March Madness (Pics)

    Ron Hunter Photoshops Epitomize March Madness (Pics)

    No. 14 Georgia State was down by 12 points with 2:39 left in their game against No. 3 Baylor in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday. Then Georgia State’s RJ Hunter went ballistic, scoring 12 points in the final minutes, including the ridiculous game-winning three-pointer from about 600 feet away. And Georgia […]

  • 9 Weirdest NCAA Tournament Mascots of 2015

    9 Weirdest NCAA Tournament Mascots of 2015

    March Madness technically started on Tuesday with the first two play-in games. But come on, everybody knows those games don’t really count. The Big Dance really gets underway today. And that means it’s once again time to take a look at the NCAA Tournament mascots and savor their weirdness. Unfortunately, we don’t have weird mascot stalwarts like […]

  • 9 Tips for Following March Madness at Work or School

    9 Tips for Following March Madness at Work or School

    Every year around this time, millions of hard-workin’ folks around the world must deal with a very serious dilemma: how do you follow March Madness at work without getting fired? Obviously, just forgetting about the NCAA Tournament is not an option. This is the most exciting sports tournament on earth we’re talking about here. You can’t just put that sort […]

  • The 9 Most Hated People in College Basketball

    The 9 Most Hated People in College Basketball

    Man, college basketball sure is filled with some hateable characters. And because the tenure of most players hovers around 1-3 years, a lot of our hate focuses not on player but rather coaches and announcers—people America must endure in large doses for a short period of team every year during March Madness. In fact, to be quite honest, you have […]

  • Amazing Vintage Basketball Footage Shows What Game Was Like in the 1930s

    Amazing Vintage Basketball Footage Shows What Game Was Like in the 1930s

    The Illinois High School Association has discovered some incredible vintage basketball footage shot during the Great Depression by Hall of Fame basketball coach and administrator H.V. Porter. And they’ve been kind enough to share with the basketball-loving world an eight-minute segment of the Illinois high school championship tournament between 1932 and 1936. If you are […]