Tag Archives: NCAA Tournament

  • Kevin Ware Presents David Letterman’s Top Ten List (Video)

    Kevin Ware Presents David Letterman’s Top Ten List (Video)

    Less than one week ago, Kevin Ware of the Louisville Cardinals was laid out on a court at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis with a broken bone sticking out of his right leg.  Since then he has undergone surgery to repair the compound fracture he suffered, and just four days later he was able to […]

  • The 11 Most Unlikely Final Four Teams Ever

    The 11 Most Unlikely Final Four Teams Ever

    Over the weekend, the Wichita State Shockers defeated both La Salle and Ohio State to reach the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1965. Was this a shocking* outcome? No, not quite. I, for one, suspected that the Shockers might be capable of a deep run. However, their trip to […]

  • The Cheerleader Sweet 16 of the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    The Cheerleader Sweet 16 of the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    The Sweet 16 of the 2013 NCAA Tournament has been selected, and the college basketball action resumes on Thursday at 7:15 P.M. eastern. However, if your team is out, your bracket has gone to hell, and all you’re really looking forward to is the college basketball cheerleaders, there is good news: you don’t have to […]

  • NCAA March Madness GIF: UNC Cry Baby

    NCAA March Madness GIF: UNC Cry Baby

    The North Carolina Tar Heels and their fans have done plenty of celebrating at the NCAA Tournament over the years, as they have won three championships over the past two decades (1993, 2005 and 2009).  Only Kentucky and UConn have had that much success at the March Madness tourney over the course of the past […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 3/24/2013 — Jeff Withey

    Stat Line of the Night — 3/24/2013 — Jeff Withey

    Two of college basketball’s most storied programs squared off at the 2013 NCAA Tournament yesterday, as North Carolina took on Kansas with a spot in the Sweet 16 on the line.  And while it was the Tar Heels who headed into the locker room at halftime with a nine-point lead, in the end it was […]

  • 12 Coaches with a Lot of Money at Stake in the 2012 NCAA Tournament

    12 Coaches with a Lot of Money at Stake in the 2012 NCAA Tournament

    Tens of millions of people around the world are financially invested in the outcomes of NCAA Tournament games. The schools stand to reap major financial windfalls via surging TV revenue, merchandise sales, and ticket sales if their teams do well. Individual players could see their NBA draft stock skyrocket with a couple of clutch performances, which […]

  • NCAA March Madness GIF: Basketball to the Groin

    NCAA March Madness GIF: Basketball to the Groin

    In the past, we’ve seen athletes get hit in the groin by a number of objects, including baseballs, rugby balls, footballs, Aussie footballs, cricket balls, and even pucks. And now we can add basketballs to that list following yesterday’s first round NCAA Tournament match-up between UNLV and California, as Bryce Dejean-Jones‘ attempted save on a […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 3/21/2013 — Derrick Nix

    Stat Line of the Night — 3/21/2013 — Derrick Nix

    After putting together a 13-5 conference record and finishing in third in the competitive Big Ten, the Michigan State Spartans entered the NCAA Tournament with a #3 ranking and a spot in the Final Four in mind.  But before taking on some of the bigger dogs in the Midwest portion of the bracket, like Louisville […]

  • 24 GIFs of College Basketball Fans Being College Basketball Fans

    24 GIFs of College Basketball Fans Being College Basketball Fans

    With the 2013 NCAA Tournament getting underway today, we can all stop pretending to be Vegas bookies and go back to doing what we do best: being college basketball fans. This, really, is a good thing. Impartial observers don’t make college hoops fun. Fans do. After all, if every team in the Big Dance didn’t […]