Tag: NCAA

April 17, 2017 Kelsey Nicole Nelson No comments exist

This year’s WNBA draft class did not disappoint. Thursday night was one of the few nights these ladies could enjoy all the moments that got them to the WNBA. Thursday night’s draft class was comprised of a wide range of college superstars with a diverse range of talent. WNBA First Round Draft Picks: First Round Team  …

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 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 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 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…