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Southwest Region Breakdown

On the road to San Antonio — and then Houston — in this region, it’s Kansas and everybody else. The Jayhawks headline a 16-team field that includes three squads from the Big East (Notre Dame, Louisville and Georgetown), an Atlantic 10 tournament champion many believe is grossly underseeded (No. 12[Read More…]

by March 17, 2011 0 comments Sports

Southeast Region Breakdown

No. 1 seed Pittsburgh appears to be the major contender to win the region. The Panthers finished the season 27-5, and the five losses were by a combined margin of 18 points. But Pittsburgh will be battling it’s own tournament history. The Panthers last Final Four came in 1941, and[Read More…]

by March 17, 2011 0 comments Sports

Big East Basketball Endures March Sadness

If we were having a conversation about the Big East conference a month ago, we would have been hard pressed to say anything negative about it. In its marquee sport – men’s basketball – four of its teams were ranked in the top 10 in the country – Villanova, Syracuse,[Read More…]

by March 29, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

Buzzer Beaters, Upsets Fuel Tourney Excitement

Georgetown’s loss on Thursday was extremely disappointing, and I’m not going to rehash it here. True college basketball fans, however, know that March Madness is the best time of the year and avidly follow the tournament, no matter how their favorite team fares. So let’s move on from our disappointment,[Read More…]

by March 23, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized