Tag Archives: NCAA

  • NCAA March Madness: 2014 “One Shining Moment” (Video)

    NCAA March Madness: 2014 “One Shining Moment” (Video)

    After the University of Connecticut Huskies were named the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament Champions and Shabazz Napier was awarded the Final Four MVP, there was only one thing left to do. You all know what it is, so without further ado, here is the 2014 March Madness tournament’s edition of “One Shining Moment.” Check it […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 3rd) — UCLA Bruins

    This Day In Sports History (April 3rd) — UCLA Bruins

    It was on this day in 1995 that the UCLA Bruins won the NCAA Tournament Championship.  They would do so by beating the Arkansas Razorbacks in the finals by a score of 89-78. The 1995 men’s basketball tournament championship was the last for the Bruins.  Their run to the finals would include victories over Florida […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 1st) — Duke Blue Devils

    This Day In Sports History (April 1st) — Duke Blue Devils

    It was on this day in 1991 that the Duke Blue Devils faced the Kansas Jayhawks for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship.  The Blue Devils would go on to win the game by a score of 72-65 for their first championship in school history.  They would repeat as champions the following year. Duke would get […]

  • 9 Pro Athletes With Alma Maters In The NCAA Tournament

    9 Pro Athletes With Alma Maters In The NCAA Tournament

    With the field down to 12 after last night’s games, we’re beginning to get a small enough sample size that we can begin studying the teams. Should we study them in the context of the tournament and their strengths and weaknesses going into the late rounds? NO. Let’s take a look at the remaining schools […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 27th) — NCAA Tournament

    This Day In Sports History (March 27th) — NCAA Tournament

    It was on this day in 1939 that the first ever NCAA Basketball Tournament Championship was awarded.  Oregon would go on to win the championship, beating Ohio State in the finals. Only eight schools were involved in the first ever NCAA men’s basketball tournament, as opposed to the 68 that are involved in today’s tournament.  […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 26th) — Michigan State Spartans

    This Day In Sports History (March 26th) — Michigan State Spartans

    It was on this day in 1979 that Michigan State would play Indiana State for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship.  Michigan would defeat Indiana 75-64, lead by point guard Magic Johnson, who was also named the tournament’s Most Outstanding Player. To this day, the 1979 championship game is still the highest-rated college basketball game in […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • NFL and College Football Jerseys Redesigned by Mr. Design Junkie (Pics)

    NFL and College Football Jerseys Redesigned by Mr. Design Junkie (Pics)

    In an attempt to increase merchandise sales, NFL and college football teams are always looking for ways to spice up the looks of their team’s uniforms.  But creating a new uniform that will please your fans without diverting too far away from your organization’s traditional look and color scheme can be quite the challenge at […]

  • Minnesota Golden Gophers Fan Comes Prepared for the Kiss Cam (Video)

    Minnesota Golden Gophers Fan Comes Prepared for the Kiss Cam (Video)

    Taking your sister with you to a sporting event may seem like a nice gesture, but it can turn into quite the predicament once the Kiss Cam comes on the jumbotron. Luckily for this Minnesota hockey fan, he came prepared during the Golden Gophers’ game against Michigan at Mariucci Arena on Friday. Check it out: