Yesterday was a relatively drama-free Selection Sunday. Joe Lunardi was a perfect 68 for 68, as Middle Tennessee State, St. Mary’s, Boise State, and La Salle claimed the final spots in the field. Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas, and Indiana earned the top seeds.
Jim Larranaga’s team has had a banner season, but they’ll likely have to beat Duke for a second time this season — this time with Ryan Kelly — to reinforce their potential to go deep in the NCAA Tournament.
The fact that the Michigan-Wisconsin game was not the wildest of the weekend tells you something – in this case, that there was a five-overtime game. In a week full of upsets, this weekend was no different. In addition to some of the surprises mentioned below, California won at No. 7 Arizona on Sunday.
There has been a growing concern over the past couple of seasons that college basketball has become a one-month sport. March Madness is awesome, but is January basketball worth getting excited about? If you watched college hoops on Saturday you have your answer—across the country there were great matchups and last-second victories.
It seems like the college basketball season starts earlier and earlier every year. Games are being played all over the world, in arenas and on boats, but with football still going strong, much of the excitement gets lost in the shuffle. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are five noteworthy events from the weekend in college hoops.
#11 Michigan State at #14 Nebraska: 12:00 p.m. In one of only two top 25 matchups this weekend, the Michigan State Spartans will head to Lincoln to take on the Big Ten newcomer Nebraska Cornhuskers. […]
North Carolina at #7 Clemson: 12:30 p.m. Last year, North Carolina won a close game against the Tigers, in Chapel Hill, 21-16. This year, things look to be much different. North Carolina has been solid […]
Mac Attack 06/01/11: ESPN U college football analyst Tom Luginbill stopped by to discuss the situation going on at Ohio State
12/6/10 Hour 4 – Colin’s furious with Mac for neglecting to talk about UNC’s big win over Kentucky during the weekend. A Big 10 coach that broke done during a very questionable song, Jimmy’s new […]