Tag Archives: NCAA Tournament

  • National Anthem at NCAA Final Played By US Army Band (Video)

    National Anthem at NCAA Final Played By US Army Band (Video)

    A highly-anticipated NCAA Tournament Final between number one seeds Duke and Wisconsin kicked off in style, with a terrific rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner by the US Army Band. Leading the way for the US Army Band’s “Pershing’s Own” was the U.S. Army Herald Trumpets, who were also joined by musicians from the universities of […]

  • Kentucky Fans Riot Following Final Four Loss (Pics + Videos)

    Kentucky Fans Riot Following Final Four Loss (Pics + Videos)

    The Kentucky Wildcats lost their first game of the season on Saturday when they fell to Wisconsin at the NCAA Tournament’s Final Four. Despite the loss, the Wildcats still had themselves an impressive 2014-15 campaign, but the fans wanted perfection and an NCAA Tournament title.  So when they didn’t get that, they rioted.  Couches were burned and […]

  • Michigan Alum’s Michigan State Bet Could Pay $1-Million

    Michigan Alum’s Michigan State Bet Could Pay $1-Million

    It’s not often that a University of Michigan alum would put his faith in Michigan State athletics, but that’s exactly what Derek Stevens did—along with $20,000, which he placed on the Spartans to win the NCAA Tournament at 50-to-1 odds. Stevens, who attended Michigan and now owns The D and Golden Gate hotels in downtown Las Vegas, […]

  • Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn Watch Wisconsin Win (Pics + Video)

    Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn Watch Wisconsin Win (Pics + Video)

    Wisconsin’s royal couple, Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn, earned themselves some more love from the Cheesehead State last night when they were spotted at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, watching the No. 1 Badgers beat the No. 4 North Carolina Tar Heels in Sweet 16 action. Here they are looking on nervously during what […]

  • Kentucky Wins. Ashley Judd Approves (Videos)

    Kentucky Wins. Ashley Judd Approves (Videos)

    There are plenty of highlights we could show you from the Kentucky Wildcats’ 78-39 romp of No. 5 seed West Virginia. There’s the two-man blocks: There’s the teammate-on-teammate posterizing on alley-oops (because the Wildcats players seemed to be the only ones around either team’s basket throughout the majority of the contest): And there’s the ridiculous […]

  • 16 Biggest Celebrity Fans of NCAA Sweet 16

    16 Biggest Celebrity Fans of NCAA Sweet 16

    This week we learned that Henry Winkler, a.k.a. The Fonz, is a Wichita State Shockers fan. So that got us thinking. What other celebrity fans will be cheering teams on in the Sweet 16? Well, we did some digging and found celebrity fans for every team left in the 2015 NCAA Tournament. And now we’re going to […]

  • 25 March Madness Memes That Pretty Much Sum Up Your Life Right Now

    25 March Madness Memes That Pretty Much Sum Up Your Life Right Now

    Are you completely obsessed with March Madness right now but struggling to explain it? Yeah, well, in case you haven’t noticed, so is the internet. So why fight the zeitgeist, man? Let’s all kick back and enjoy a bunch of March Madness memes that perfectly sum up our basketball-saturated lives at this exact moment. Of course, if […]

  • 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. […]

  • UCLA’s Tony Parker Compliments Reporter on Her Bracelet (Video)

    UCLA’s Tony Parker Compliments Reporter on Her Bracelet (Video)

    UCLA’s Tony Parker had an all-star performance during Saturday’s regional quarterfinal game at the NCAA Tournament, scoring 28 points and adding 12 rebounds and three blocks during the Bruins’ 92-75 victory over UAB. And he followed up that all-star performance on the court with a world class performance on the mic during a post-game chat […]

  • Villanova’s Loss Makes Piccolo Player Cry (Video)

    Villanova’s Loss Makes Piccolo Player Cry (Video)

    Villanova entered the NCAA Tournament with high expectations after earning a number one seed thanks to a 32-2 record. So a tournament-ending loss on just the first weekend to No. 8 North Carolina State is bound to make most of the Wildcats supporters sad—including this piccolo player, who could not hold back the tears following […]