Tag Archives: March Madness

  • 9 Most Loathsome Coaches Of The NCAA Tournament

    9 Most Loathsome Coaches Of The NCAA Tournament

    A big sporting event is on deck today, so amid all the celebration, excitement, and pride, let’s not forget to do what we do best as sports fans, which is hate things for no particular reason. Well, in the case of some of these NCAA Tournament coaches, there are great reasons to hate them. But […]

  • PHOTO: Student Finds Simple Trick for Watching March Madness in Class

    PHOTO: Student Finds Simple Trick for Watching March Madness in Class

    Many educators frown on the idea of students looking at their phones for any reason, let alone to watch March Madness. But one unidentified student has been photographed with an elegant solution to this problem. The photo comes from a Reddit user (who also must be pretty good at using his phone surreptitiously, since he […]

  • Phil Martelli’s Copycat Grandson Provides Adorable Interview for TBS (Video)

    Phil Martelli’s Copycat Grandson Provides Adorable Interview for TBS (Video)

    A few days ago, we all watched the grandson of Saint Joseph’s coach Phil Martelli doing a pretty decent Phil Martelli impression from the stands throughout the A-10 final. But many people who watched the young impressionist were doubtlessly curious about his technique.  “How does he do that?” and “what is he doing with his hands?” are […]

  • 9 Biggest March Madness Cinderellas

    9 Biggest March Madness Cinderellas

    With St. Patrick’s Day being celebrated for the past three days or so, and Warren Buffett’s name back in the news, it’s clearly time for March Madness, the annual event in which people with little to no understanding of sports take home their office tourney jackpot, having gotten lucky on a couple dark horses that […]

  • 9 Biggest NCAA Tournament Snubs of All Time

    9 Biggest NCAA Tournament Snubs of All Time

    Every year the NCAA Tournament selection committee has it’s decisions scrutinized and questioned. However, the draw they came up with for the 2014 installment of March Madness has proven to be more controversial than most. For starters, Louisville is a No. 4 seed—which means the committee thinks they’re no better than 13th in the nation—despite […]

  • Here’s a Look at the 2014 NCAA Tournament Bracket

    Here’s a Look at the 2014 NCAA Tournament Bracket

    The NCAA selection committee released their final bracket for the 2014 NCAA March Madness Tournament on Sunday evening. In the end, the four number-one seeds were awarded to Florida, Arizona, Wichita State, and Virginia, while the likes of SMU, Cal, Florida State, and Green Bay were all excluded from this year’s Big Dance bracket. You […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 7th) — NCAA Selection Sunday

    This Day In Sports History (March 7th) — NCAA Selection Sunday

    It was on this day in 1982 that the NCAA Tournament Selection, also known as Selection Sunday, was first broadcast on live television.  Since then, a live broadcast of the event, which takes place the weekend before the tournament begins, has been used to inform each school of whether they have made it into the […]

  • This Day In Sports History (January 8th) — NCAA Tourney

    This Day In Sports History (January 8th) — NCAA Tourney

    It was on this day in 1984 when the NCAA announced that they would be adding an additional nine teams to the March Madness basketball tournament. The previous team total for the tournament had been 53 teams, meaning five play-in games had to be played before the start of the tournament.  The increase to 64 […]

  • Towel Guy Takes a Spill During National Championship Game (GIF)

    Towel Guy Takes a Spill During National Championship Game (GIF)

    Being a ball boy, towel boy, grounds crew staffer, or mop guy is a tough job. What you do is essential for the sporting event you’re working at; however, you’ll get no public accolades or reward for doing the job well, and everyone makes fun of you if you do something embarrassing. Fall over on […]