RAMBLERS OF LOYOLA CHICAGO SURVIVE AND ADVANCE-DUKE ROLLS

The Loyola-Chicago Ramblers put the madness into March on Thursday afternoon in a first round stunner, knocking off No. 6 seed Miami 64-62 with a 3-pointer in the final second from Donte Ingram writes Kyle Boone of CBSSports. Not only did 35.6 percent of brackets pick this upset, but more brackets picked No. 11 Loyola-Chicago (9.5 percent) to make … Read moreRAMBLERS OF LOYOLA CHICAGO SURVIVE AND ADVANCE-DUKE ROLLS

DO THE BONNIE HAVE THE GLASS SLIPPER

Head Coach Mark Schmidt dedicated the teams win over UCLA to legend Bob Lanier. Lanier was never able to face UCLA in the 1970 Final Four due to injury writes Henry Bushnell. How much money do college basketball programs make in the NCAA Tournament writes Jeff Eisenberg. Radford downs LIU Brooklyn for its first NCAA tourney win. Jock … Read moreDO THE BONNIE HAVE THE GLASS SLIPPER

UCLA LOOKING FROM THE BOTTOM UP AS THEY OPEN AGAINST THE BONNIES

The Bruins open the tournament in Dayton on Tuesday at the bottom of the bracket looking up, an unexpected development for a team that started the season with an international controversy and ended it with another spot in the tournament — albeit one of the least desirable. The NCAA tournament Selection Show, in many ways, … Read moreUCLA LOOKING FROM THE BOTTOM UP AS THEY OPEN AGAINST THE BONNIES

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE IS A “ROLL”

Collin Sexton maybe the best point guard in college basketball writes Pat Forde. Sexton has been the darling of the 2018 SEC Tournament. The freshman future first-rounder finger rolled in an improbable shot at the buzzer in Alabama’s 71-70 win against Texas A&M on Thursday — a shot the Crimson Tide needed to solidify an NCAA Tournament … Read moreALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE IS A “ROLL”

IF NOTRE DAME CAN MAKE THE BIG DANCE THEY MAY HAVE THE GLASS SLIPPER

A Bonzi Colson three point shot banked in to give the Fighting Irish a lead with 1:14 left on the clock against a Virginia Tech squad.  Trailing by 21 points with 14 minutes left, the Irish pulled off a furious comeback to stun Virginia Tech 71-65.  Notre Dame needs to beat Duke in the ACC tournament … Read moreIF NOTRE DAME CAN MAKE THE BIG DANCE THEY MAY HAVE THE GLASS SLIPPER

MARCH MADNESS GUIDE TO THE TOURNAMENT

The ultimate guide to get you through March Madness by Myron Medcalf. Six tournament bids have been finalized, with a lot more to come Tuesday by Matt Norland & Chip Patterson. March Madness 2018 Bracket update by Ryan Fagan. 2017-2018 College Basketball All American Team Lindsay Schnell and Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY. Memphis Tigers looking at Penny Hardaway as the new … Read moreMARCH MADNESS GUIDE TO THE TOURNAMENT

NCAA MARCH MADNESS IS ALMOST HERE

NCAA guide to track the March Madness automatic bids. While 36 of the 68 teams that will make the tournament field are in the hands of the committee, 32 will learn their fates by clinching an automatic bid in the conference tournaments. The Michigan Wolverines stormed out of the Big Tournament championship game with a 75-66 … Read moreNCAA MARCH MADNESS IS ALMOST HERE

KENTUCKY WILDCATS MIGHT BE 23RD IN THE COUNTRY BUT DON’T COUNT THEM OUT

Ole Miss got its doors blown off by #23 Kentucky on Wednesday night, but Rebels forward Marcanvis Hymon didn’t have to endure much of it after drawing two quick technical fouls and earning an ejection just 3:24 into the game. Article by Kyle Boone Steve Berkowitz takes a deep dive on how the recent controversy at Arizona could affect his … Read moreKENTUCKY WILDCATS MIGHT BE 23RD IN THE COUNTRY BUT DON’T COUNT THEM OUT

A COACH WORTH ROUTING FOR IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL’S DARKEST HOUR

Wolverines are coached by John Beilein – whose teams, if you like basketball, and especially if you love basketball, are impossible not to root for, writes Mike Vaccaro. CBS Sports College basketball analyst Reid Forgrave analyzes the Kansas Jayhawks growing case to claim a number one seed, after claiming at least a share of the Big 12 … Read moreA COACH WORTH ROUTING FOR IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL’S DARKEST HOUR

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY MOUNTAINEERS GAINING MOMENTUM

West Virginia is building momentum at the right time. The Mountaineers have won three straight and move up to #11 in the polls. West Virginia took care of business on Monday night, defeating #12 Texas Tech, 84-74, in the penultimate game of the season. “I think people realize how much they love this place,” said Huggins. … Read moreWEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY MOUNTAINEERS GAINING MOMENTUM