Tag Archives: Ncaa Basketball

  • Kentucky’s James Young Scores In His Own Basket During Highlight Reel Play (Video)

    Kentucky’s James Young Scores In His Own Basket During Highlight Reel Play (Video)

    The college basketball season doesn’t even officially begin until this Friday, but it’s quite possible we’ve already seen one of the best highlights of the year. Last night, the preseason No. 1 Kentucky Wildcats “played” the Division II Montevallo Falcons in an exhibition game at Rupp Arena. While the game itself wasn’t particularly exciting—UK barely […]

  • The Butler Bulldog Is Training Hard for the Big East (Video)

    The Butler Bulldog Is Training Hard for the Big East (Video)

    When I heard there was a video of Trip, the Butler Bulldog, training for the school’s transfer to the new Big East Conference, I kind of figured it would show him doing a bunch of Catholic stuff, like studying the catechism, hanging out with the Pope, and praying to the Blessed Virgin Mary. After all, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/8/2013 — Peyton Siva

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/8/2013 — Peyton Siva

    Playing in his final game as a Louisville Cardinal, senior guard Peyton Siva wanted to make the most of it by capitalizing on the opportunity to claim his first NCAA Tournament Championship.  And his play at both ends of the court would ensure that he and the Cards do just that. Siva wasn’t his team’s […]

  • Here are Some of the Funniest Fan Signs in NCAA Basketball History (Video)

    Here are Some of the Funniest Fan Signs in NCAA Basketball History (Video)

    Sports fans can be a creative bunch, and NCAA basketball fans are certainly no exception to this rule. Whether they are from Duke, North Carolina, Indiana or Lehigh University (yes, even Lehigh), these college kids seem to have a knack for thinking of the wittiest insults to hurl at their bitter rivals, and of course, they […]

  • 9 Underdogs to Watch in the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    9 Underdogs to Watch in the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    Let the Madness begin! The field for the 2013 NCAA Tournament has been selected, and you have approximately three days to fill out your brackets for most pools and contests. Which top dogs will make good on their hype? I have no idea. But I do know that since 1985, 89.3% of the tournaments have […]

  • Kansas Coach Bill Self Does the MC Hammer Shuffle (GIF)

    Kansas Coach Bill Self Does the MC Hammer Shuffle (GIF)

    When it comes to dancing, most people seem to be going with the Harlem Shake these days.  But not Bill Self! You see, the Kansas Jayhawks’ head coach has always been more of a 90s kind of guy.  So when it was time to dance during the final seconds of the first overtime period during […]

  • Illinois State’s Jackie Carmichael Delivers a Karate Kick Rebound (Video)

    Illinois State’s Jackie Carmichael Delivers a Karate Kick Rebound (Video)

    When it comes to grabbing a rebound, there may be no maneuver that is more effective than the karate-kick rebound. Illinois State’s Jackie Carmichael put it to use during Sunday’s game against Wichita State with his team leading by five and under 50 seconds remaining. Check it out: In this instance, the karate-kick-rebound certainly worked, […]

  • Butler’s Rotnei Clarke Suffered a Scary Injury on Saturday (Video)

    Butler’s Rotnei Clarke Suffered a Scary Injury on Saturday (Video)

    You normally associate scary neck injuries with sports like football and hockey—sports where huge men are supposed to slam into each other at high speeds. In basketball, however, dangerous collisions are more rare. Sure, rough physical contact is part of the game, but generally you aren’t supposed to slam into your opponents in such a […]

  • Check Out These Dancing Gonzaga Fans (GIF)

    Check Out These Dancing Gonzaga Fans (GIF)

    What is it about a live sporting event that makes people want to dance? Have you ever wondered that? Is the energy and excitement of the crowd just so intoxicating that you have to shake your hips and flail your arms? Is there perhaps a deep abiding desire to maybe get on television? Is it […]