Tag: NCAA March Madness

April 11, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

In the aftermath of a thrilling but borderline unwatchable second half of the National Championship game, fans are wondering what’s next. No doubt there’s plenty of things that need to be fixed to enhance the game. But tedious calls like the multitude of fouls almost ruined what was a marvelous NCAA Tournament. To further the…

March 29, 2017 Yousef Hattar No comments exist

After four rounds of the 2017 NCAA Tournament, not a single bracket remains perfect. Teams like Xavier, South Carolina, and Wisconsin were the bracket busters of this year’s tournament. Now that the Final Four has been set, let’s look at each teams’ chances of winning it all this year: No. 1 Seed Gonzaga Many people…

March 18, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

The Duke Blue Devils came into the NCAA Tournament at their best after winning another ACC tournament. Coach Mike Krzyzewski had won his 14th ever ACC tournament and his team was prepared to make a real run. Meanwhile, the Troy Trojans were not used to being in a tournament of this stature. This was their first…

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 16, 2017 Diamond Holton No comments exist

No 16-seeded team has never beaten a one-seed, and Gonzaga Bulldogs made sure of that defeating South Dakota State Jackrabbits in the first round NCAA West Regional in Salt Lake City, 66-46. South Dakota State flopped in the second half not connecting on shots. Mike Daum was shut down throughout the game. Daum, nation’s second-leading…