Post Tagged with: "three-point play"

Hayward’s Heave Lets Madness Fans Dream

This column is normally comprised of three points, but today, we’re going to look back at the three-pointer from last Monday night that, had it been three inches to the left, would have redefined college basketball history. Let’s make one thing absolutely clear: If Gordon Hayward’s half-court shot had gone[Read More…]

by April 13, 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

Kansas State Overachieving in the Shadow of No. 1 Kansas

After my foray into the opinion page in Friday’s issue to talk about the GUSA election (everybody should vote today!), it is good to be back writing about college basketball. Let’s look at a couple of surprising teams under the radar and analyze the end of Georgetown’s heartbreaking loss to[Read More…]

by February 22, 2010 0 comments Sports

Turner Leads Buckeyes’ Resurgence in Big Ten

With only a month left in the regular season, it’s time to start thinking about which teams are positioning themselves to be dangerous in March. Today, we’ll look at a team on the rise, a team that can’t find any consistency and a team that is poised to disappoint. 1.[Read More…]

by January 30, 2010 0 comments Sports

League Play Exposes Best and Worst

Thanks to all of you for taking a look at the first installment of Three-Point Play in 2010. A lot of basketball has taken place since our last column, so let’s take a look at some of the more notable developments. 1. The Pac-10 is pathetic. Not a single team[Read More…]

by January 21, 2010 0 comments Sports