Tag: ncaa bball

13 Is The New 12

Originally Posted 2012-03-13 Sucks to be a 4 seed! It seems like every year, the most popular upset pick in the NCAA tournament comes in the 5-12 matchups of the first round.  The 12 seed has won 33.3% of its first round games since the tournament switched to a 64 team field in 1985.  That […]

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Originally Posted 2012-02-27 13 Days Until Selection Sunday!! It’s bracketology time!!!  No intro needed.  Let’s start with the at large “locks” ACC – Duke, UNC, Florida St, Virginia Big 12 – Kansas, Missouri, Baylor, Iowa State Big East – Syracuse, Marquette, Georgetown, Louisville, Notre Dame Big Ten – MSU, OSU, Mich, Wisc, Indy SEC – […]

BIG EAST BUBBLE WATCH

Originally Posted 2012-01-23 Who’s Gonna Dance In March? Selection Sunday is about seven weeks away but it’s never too early to start looking at the bubble.  In a season with as many surprises as this, separating the contenders and pretenders is no easy task, but for starters we’ll take a look at the Big East. […]

Deep Thoughts

Originally Posted 2011-04-05 Another slow day at the office -Sadly the NCAA hoops season came to an end last night.  The game was horrible to watch regardless of your rooting affiliation, and I hate UConn, but thank God CBS ditched the Jennifer Hudson One Shining Moment rendition and went back to Luther Vandross.  If it […]

UPDATED! 3/12, 9:55 AM More Bracketology!! 5th Update!!!

Originally Posted 2011-03-10 34 Hours… 3/12/11 11:31 AM Wow, I need to get more sleep.  I forgot Indiana State among the auto bids.  They are in automatically.  That takes away another bid   My last 6 out are now…   Alabama Georgia UTEP/Memphis loser Boston College USC Missouri State   3/12/11 10:18 AM WHOOPS!  I […]

UPDATE#2!!! 11:30 AM 3/7/11 — Addicted To Bracketology

Originally Posted 2011-03-01 Another productive day at my day job UPDATED:  MONDAY MARCH 7, 11:30 AM Well, there are six days until Selection Sunday, four auto-bids have been clinched with four more teams punching their tickets to the dance tonight.  Even though I am in mourning over the Fairfield Stags semifinal upset loss to St […]

A Big East Re-Cap

The PLayers: The Macho Man                                    Ed Fizzle                            ME                           Craig & BRian Ripley                                Ian Urqhart The Big East Tourney Re-Cap This weekend, I had the unspeakable pleasure of hitting up New York Shitty with a rag tag group from CAC, which included the Macho Man, Ed Fizzle, The Ripleys (and their hair lids), ICU and select […]

(Almost) Losing to Cinderella

Big Men on Campus Obviously, you all know that this past weekend was the opening weekend for the NCAA tournament.  Itís easily the finest four day stretch in sports, as favorites get knocked out early (take that THend!), thereís a never ending supply of basketball, and itís a great excuse to get drunk with a bunch […]