Tag: NCAA Tournament

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 31, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

On Saturday night, the final four begins as the North Carolina Tar Heels take on the Oregon Ducks in a highly anticipated contest. These two experienced teams are ripped with NBA talent. Oregon will be out to prove that they belong in this game and have the pieces to go all the way. On the…

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 17, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

In this match-up, we had two teams that were on opposite sides of the spectrum talent-wise. The North Carolina Tar Heels came into this tournament as a number one seed and prohibitive favorites by many. On the other hand, the Texas Southern Tigers is a team with not many quality players but have a lot…

March 17, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

VCU, who made its seventh straight NCAA Tournament appearance, came up short moving to the round of 32 for the second straight year. That was no fault of JeQuan Lewis, though, as the senior guard tallied 30 points, 22 in the second half. The Rams got down early in the first half. By the 10…

March 16, 2017 Maliik Obee No comments exist

The round of 64 in the 2017 NCAA Tournament continues to kick off unceremoniously, as No.5 Virginia defeated No.12 UNC-Wilmington 76-71 in Orlando. Despite a tough fight put up by the Seahawks, Virginia maintained control throughout. Despite being out-rebounded (39-26) and losing the assist battle (15-9), the Cavaliers shot the ball well, hitting 50 percent…

March 15, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

2017 marks six years since VCU’s improbable run to the Final Four. This magical tear through the NCAA Tournament saw Cinderella, VCU, take down Georgetown, Purdue, and Kansas by double digits. The run was later halted by Butler, but VCU became one of a handful of mid-major schools to make it that far in the…