Tag Archives: wichita state

  • 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, […]

  • 12 Weirdest Team Names In The 2012 NCAA Tournament

    12 Weirdest Team Names In The 2012 NCAA Tournament

    I don’t know about you, but I’ve given up trying to be scientific when filling out my March Madness bracket. I used to study all the teams’ records, see who they beat and who they didn’t, analyze the RPI rankings—all that stuff. But I’d still lose the office pool to someone who doesn’t know a […]

  • 9 Worst College Nicknames

    9 Worst College Nicknames

    A brief word on this piece: I had only a tenuous grasp on the difference between a mascot and a nickname for a college before starting this article. I feel as though I’m behind the curve on this one, but in case I’m not, I’ll explain. A mascot is the thing that dances on the […]