Though the Super Bowl is a big deal, the amount of time watching the game doesn’t compare to the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament. So many games over such a short period of time seems like it may be causing men to take any tact they can to have an excuse to watch it all.
The city of Philadelphia is buzzing about the possibility of a Villanova-St. Joseph’s NCAA Tournament matchup on Saturday. The Wildcats are only worried about Thursday.
Andrew Porter breaks down what would be some dream matchups in the NCAA Tournament.
Work productivity takes a dive in the United States this week, as the first couple of days are spent filling out office and online brackets, and the last couple of days are spent watching the games. If you’re going to do this, you might as well do it right.
The Wildcats will be the second seed in the East Region and will play in Buffalo on Thursday.
What makes this NCAA Tournament so interesting is that there are no world-beaters in the 68-team field.
Both Villanova and St. Joe’s had their names called in the 68-team field on Sunday Selection. And both are in the Eastern Regional.
Langston Galloway scored 19 points and hit yet another huge 3-pointer, and Saint Joseph’s beat No. 23 VCU 65-61 on Sunday to win its first Atlantic 10 tournament title since 1997.
Halil Kanacevic had 26 points and 17 rebounds, and Saint Joseph’s reached the finals of the Atlantic 10 tournament for the first time since 2008 with a 67-48 win over St. Bonaventure on Saturday.
Langston Galloway pushed St. Joseph’s past Dayton with a late 3, giving the Hawks’ NCAA hopes a boost and sending the Flyers home for a couple of nervous days, hoping for a bid to the big tournament.
For the first time since 2003, the West Chester University men’s basketball team is getting ready for an appearance in the Division II NCAA Tournament.
For the second time in school history, the Rams advanced to the NCAA Division Final Four in football, and smashed all kinds of records, including finishing with a single-season school record 13 victories.
Sterling Gibbs hit a step-back jumper at the buzzer and Seton Hall stunned No. 3 Villanova 64-63 in a thrilling Big East quarterfinal Thursday, a loss that could cost the Wildcats a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
St. Bonaventure over La Salle 82-72 on Thursday in the first round of the Atlantic 10 tournament.
Temple loses to UCF in double overtime, 94-90, to be eliminated from the AAC Tournament.