Tag: March Madness

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 16, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

After giving up a 16 point lead, St. Mary’s advances with an 85-77 win over VCU.  This game started off like a ping-pong match going back and forth.  In the first half of the game, there were six lead changes between the two teams.  Both battled hard and did not want to be the team…

March 16, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

Purdue held on for a hard fought 80-70 win over lower seeded Vermont.  When a 13th seed plays a 4th seed, they are serious underdogs that people overlook.  However, during the first half of the game, viewers could not tell which team was which.  At the ten minute mark of the first half, Vermont led…

March 15, 2017 Diamond Holton No comments exist

March Madness began with the First Four games in Dayton, OH starting with the Mount St Mary’s Mountaineers and the New Orleans Privateers. Both 16 seeded teams fought to make it to the Round of 64. The Mountaineers prevailed despite a late run in the second half by New Orleans. Guards Junior Robinson and Miles…