Tag: college basketball

  • Penn States Takes Down Ranked Michigan State, 62-58

    Penn States Takes Down Ranked Michigan State, 62-58

    By Andre Monroe In a game that shaped up to be intense, both teams delivered. Michigan State began to set the tone early with the intense defense that won them their last game against Indiana. They were attached to Penn State players, and it showed as Penn State started the game shooting 1-7. The presence […]

  • Penn State wins Thriller in Double OT against Iowa

    Penn State wins Thriller in Double OT against Iowa

    By Andre Monroe Whew. That game did not want to end. Both teams fought in what proved to be one of the best wins this season for Penn State. They had every chance to fold against a team they were underdogs to at home. The Nittany Lions started as well as you could ask for. […]

  • Bouyea Leads Dons Over UNLV

    Bouyea Leads Dons Over UNLV

    By Kellan King The USF Dons came into tonight’s matchup with UNLV at 8-0, and left 9-0. It was a back and forth game through the first 30 minutes, however USF’s hot shooting became too much for the Rebels to handle down the stretch. The Dons were led by a shooting explosion from Guard Jamaree […]

  • No. 11 UCLA defeats No. 1 Michigan to advance to the Final Four

    No. 11 UCLA defeats No. 1 Michigan to advance to the Final Four

    THIS IS MARCH! UCLA advances to the Final Four after defeating Michigan, 51-49. UCLA goes from losing four straight games to end the regular season, to cashing their ticket to the Final Four. This is UCLA’s first Final Four berth since 2008. UCLA has been a cinderella team all tournament. People doubted UCLA head coach […]

  • First Four: Texas Southern defeats Mount St. Mary 60-52 to begin March Madness

    First Four: Texas Southern defeats Mount St. Mary 60-52 to begin March Madness

    By Andre Monroe The Texas Southern Tigers aren’t returning home yet. In a hard-fought game, the Tigers erased a 10-point halftime deficit to defeat Mount St. Mary and move on in the tournament. They were led by forward John Walker III who scored 19 points in addition to grabbing 9 rebounds. The Tigers took soaking […]

  • NIT Preview

    NIT Preview

    By Kellan King The NIT if often thought of as a sort of secondary tournament, almost a losers bracket for those left out of March Madness, but that misconception does not do the NIT justice. The NIT is always exciting, and features some of the best teams and players in the country, and this year […]

  • SMC keeps it close, can’t overcome offensive woes against Gonzaga

    SMC keeps it close, can’t overcome offensive woes against Gonzaga

    By Kellan King St Marys came into their game against #1 Gonzaga with little expectations. Almost no team has been able to keep it close against the Zags, and they have 3 of the best players in the country. But when SMC went up 22-12 10 minutes into the game, that feeling changed. The Gaels […]

  • GCU’s new coach, Bryce Drew

    GCU’s new coach, Bryce Drew

    By Kellan King Grand Canyon has the potential to be one of the premier mid majors in the country. They have a huge budget (they are a private for profit school with over 100k students online and in person), and one of the best student sections in the country. Despite these 2 advantages over other […]

  • Can a bubble work in College Basketball?

    Can a bubble work in College Basketball?

    By Andre Monroe The concept of a bubble was originated by the NBA. The purpose is to slow the spread of the coronavirus while also allowing players to finish the season. And so far, it has worked. In the NBA, no players have tested positive for COVID since entering the bubble. Same result in the […]

  • MGM Resorts Main Event Preview

    MGM Resorts Main Event Preview

    By Kellan King The MGM Resorts Main Event tournament will be a 4 team tournament in Las Vegas, featuring Louisville, Arkansas, San Francisco, and Colorado State. It will take place on November 20-22 at T Mobile Arena, and will benefit Coaches vs Cancer. The Matchups:  Colorado State vs San Francisco Arkansas vs Louisville Colorado State […]