When sports commentary blowhards (present company excluded, of course) play the reactionary, “biggest or best ever” card, they’re generally doing so strictly for ratings. This week when you hear them talk about a little school in Maryland, however, they might Continue reading
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Arizona is out of the tournament again, this time losing in the first round to Buffalo. The University at Buffalo, a mid-major, was the 13-seed. Arizona, the best team from the Pac-12, Continue reading
This one’s gotta sting for Kentucky fans. 38-1. Ouch! So close and yet so far away. Not long ago, I hosted a caption contest. It didn’t draw much attention. This one should for it celebrates Kentucky’s now imperfect season. Along Continue reading
Adam Morrison is an easy target. The former Gonzaga, NCAA Co-Player of the Year was spotted at his alma mater’s Elite Eight matchup against the Duke Blue Devils. Ironically, it was former Dukie JJ Redick with whom he shared that Continue reading
Here’s a little known fact. When Andy Williams sang “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” he was not actually referring to Christmastime. He was referring to March Madness and the NCAA Tournament. After all, it makes perfect sense. Continue reading
We un-crumple the brackets we tossed to the floor in disgust only a day into the tournament. We look at them again, hoping, begging for a chance. There’s not one. We wonder how things could have gone so horribly wrong. Continue reading
O March, how we love thee. Yes, friends, it’s that time of the month again where our dreams of becoming the first person to ever correctly pick 63 games, and have the entire planet declare us the smartest person alive, Continue reading
Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! Wait, it’s a… pig?
Ladies and gentlemen, we have officially crowned a new champion. The worst thing about it is, not only does he know more about college hoops than you, but he’s also probably a better golfer than you as well.
There are fans and there are fans. And then there’s wearing a mascot outfit to an NCAA tournament game for millions to see. Hi, mom, please send money. I blew the last hundred you sent me on this cool costume, Continue reading