NCAA March Madness Archive

  • NCAA March Madness: Duke, Baylor Contrast of Styles

    NCAA March Madness: Duke, Baylor Contrast of Styles

    It has all come down to this. The regional final and a trip to the Final Four is on the line. One team is in a familiar position as a storied program, but has not seen the Final Four since 2004. The other team has […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Michigan State, Tennessee Rebound to Fight for Spot in Final Four

    NCAA March Madness: Michigan State, Tennessee Rebound to Fight for Spot in Final Four

    Half of the Final Four is set, and Butler and West Virginia’s bags are packed for Indy. To the dismay of many a bracket, the underdogs were over-achievers Saturday. (5) Butler beat (2) Kansas State and (2) West Virginia knocked off (1) Kentucky to make […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Thursday Sweet 16 Matchup to Watch

    NCAA March Madness: Thursday Sweet 16 Matchup to Watch

    For the first two rounds of March Madness, John Thomas and Jonathan Weaver brought you their Upset Alert picks and their Game to Watch selections. Well the field is cut down to 16, and it is harder for the guys to pick two separate games […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Sunday Game to Watch

    NCAA March Madness: Sunday Game to Watch

    In a tournament that has been taken over by Cinderellas, Sunday’s Game to Watch is a matchup that everyone anticipated. Four-seed Purdue clashes with five-seed Texas A&M, and the winner will face either Duke or Cal in the Sweet 16. The Aggies edged Utah State […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Friday’s Most Valuable Player

    NCAA March Madness: Friday’s Most Valuable Player

    Well Day 2 of March Madness was not as exciting as Day 1 with all the upsets and buzzer-beaters.  Chalk it up to better seeding or the favorites taking care of business it doesn’t matter.  One such team is Purdue — seeded 4th but picked […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Saturday Game to Watch

    NCAA March Madness: Saturday Game to Watch

    Sometimes you watch games because of the talent of the two teams participating. Other times you watch because you want to check out some fast-paced action. But the reason I picked this game is because both of these teams have a good story to tell. […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Thursday’s Most Valuable Player

    NCAA March Madness: Thursday’s Most Valuable Player

    The most valuable player — without question — is Butler’s Shelvin Mack.  With 18 out of his 25 points scored in the second half Mack was on fire.  His performanced helped the 5th seed bury 12th seed UTEP.  Now don’t get my wrong Butler [29-4] […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Friday Game to Watch

    NCAA March Madness: Friday Game to Watch

    Wow. That is all that I can say. And if Friday is as good as Thursday was, we are all in for a treat. I picked the Marquette/Washington game yesterday, and that was one of many great games that were played. The lower seed won […]

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  • Let the Bracket Busting Begin

    Let the Bracket Busting Begin

    By now the coffee stain and crumbs that cover your bracket don’t matter, it’s the number of circles and red marks that come into play. For me, I can say my bracket looks more like a homicide scene than one of the best times of […]

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  • NCAA March Madness: Thursday Game to Watch

    NCAA March Madness: Thursday Game to Watch

    Officially the first game of March Madness was Tuesday with Arkansas- Pine Bluff defeating Winthrop 61-44. The Golden Lions are only team from Arkansas to make the tournament, and they now get to face #1 Duke in first round action. The bulk of the bracket […]

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