Category: NCAA Basketball

March 27, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

Memphis, Tennessee — North Carolina Tar Heels are constantly reminded of what happened just a season ago. Narrowly losing to Villanova and saw their season come to an end. Nonetheless, this is a new year and new team, however, the nightmares still linger on, until now. Fast-forward a year, UNC would find themselves in a…

March 26, 2017 Joshua Vinson 1 comment

West Memphis, Arkansas — The state of Arkansas is comprised of prideful people. Outsiders are unaware of the gems here and commonly generalize it with negative stereotypes. Yes, it is a fact. You will not find endless shorelines of beaches like in Florida. Nor are there high-end shopping districts like New York City. Instead, you’ll…

March 25, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

The talk heading into the sweet sixteen showdown between Kentucky and UCLA was the second bout between Lonzo Ball and Malik Monk. Both players seem to be locked in as top three picks in the NBA Draft this summer. Nobody told that to De’Aaron Fox. The freshman scored 39 points and led the Wildcats to…

March 25, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Entering Friday night’s sweet 16, North Carolina still has an itch that needs scratching in thus to hold the national championship. North Carolina would jump out to a halftime lead of 52-36 as the Tar Heels would advance to the school’s 27th elite eight in an 82-70 victory over the fourth-seeded Butler Bulldogs. This was a…

March 23, 2017 Diamond Holton No comments exist

Third-seeded Oregon Ducks punch a ticket to the Elite Eight with a thrilling win over seven-seeded Michigan, 69-68. The Wolverines led by three late in the second half and just needed to hold on for the victory in the Midwest Regional Semifinal. Momentum shifted to the Ducks side as forward Jordan Bell was the lifesaver of…

March 22, 2017 Jacob Holmes No comments exist

(4) West Virginia takes on (1) Gonzaga On Thursday Bob Huggins and the Mountaineers will tip off in San Jose against the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The Bulldogs only have one blemish on their record, In a February loss to BYU. They have notable wins against teams like Iowa State, Arizona, Saint Mary’s. The team is led…

March 21, 2017 Ty'rique Sims No comments exist

Washington guard Kelsey Plum has put her name in the record books yet again surpassing the NCAA mark for most points in a single season. Plum needed 21 points to break Jackie Stiles’ record of 1,062 points. She finished with 38 in No. 3 seed Washington’s 108-82 win over No. 6 seed Oklahoma, as the Huskies advance to the…

March 21, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

A day after VCU lost Head Coach Will Wade to LSU, the Rams hired a familiar face, Mike Rhoades. For the past three years, Rhoades has been the Head Coach for Rice University. 2016 was his best year at the helm for the Owls as he posted a 23-11 record and College Basketball Invitational berth….