Tag Archives: NCAA Tournament

  • 30 GIFS that Capture the Madness of the 2014 NCAA Tournament

    30 GIFS that Capture the Madness of the 2014 NCAA Tournament

    The 2014 NCAA Tournament is not over yet. The Final Four goes down on Saturday, with the National Championship game scheduled for Monday. However, unlike just about every other major sports tournament on earth, with this one the final rounds are an afterthought. It’s the utter madness of the first week, with all the upsets […]

  • UConn Apologizes to President Obama on Twitter for Busting His Bracket

    UConn Apologizes to President Obama on Twitter for Busting His Bracket

    President Barack Obama‘s March Madness bracket has been subject to a lot of attention and media scrutiny recently. And it looks like whoever runs the University of Connecticut Huskies’ Twitter account took notice, since they tweeted an apology to Obama after pulling off an upset victory over Michigan State, the team the President picked to […]

  • 9 Predictions For The Rest Of The NCAA Tournament

    9 Predictions For The Rest Of The NCAA Tournament

    Now that the exhausting first four-plus days of the tournament are over, about as many questions have been raised as have been answered. In 48 games of play, we’ve got a big enough sample size to see a lot of different stuff. But what can we draw from? Who is the team to beat? Rest […]

  • 9 Reasons Why the NCAA Tournament Is the Greatest Sporting Event on Earth

    9 Reasons Why the NCAA Tournament Is the Greatest Sporting Event on Earth

    Thank our lucky stars, the NCAA tournament is back. Which means about a hundred million Americans can shamelessly hop on the college basketball bandwagon for the next two weeks all because of a little blessing called a “bracket.” So everyone, hurry out there and root for your picks before 14 seeds decide to just sweep […]

  • 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 (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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]