Greg DePalma divides his attention between the NFL scouting combine and college basketball, where Northwestern‘s buzzer-beating triumph over Michigan might finally have removed the Wildcats’ distinction of being the last major program never to get an NCAA Tournament bid.
Greg DePalma looks at the night ahead in college basketball, where Marquette and Xavier square off in a game to keep pace with the Big East‘s top tier and the Atlantic 10 crown could be settled when Dayton and Virginia Commonwealth clash in a battle of the league’s top two.
Greg DePalma tracks the NFL’s latest roster moves ahead of the free-agent period, including franchise tags places on a pair of former Michigan State teammates in QB Kirk Cousins (Redskins) and RB Le’veon Bell (Steelers), along with Mark Ingram (Saints) and Jason Pierre-Paul (Giants). There’s also an offseason report on the Cincinnati Bengals and a nightly college basketball update.
With just 14 days remaining until Selection Sunday (March 12th), here are the latest stats and analysis for our top bubble teams in contention for the ‘Field of 68’ in next month’s D1 College Basketball Tournament.
Greg DePalma is joined by PSN motorsports analyst C.J. Radune to recap Kurt Busch‘s victory at the Daytona 500, using a last-lap pass to win on his 17th try. There’s also college basketball bubble talk, while the tour of NFL rosters and offseason needs lands on the Baltimore Ravens.
After losing major talent like Kris Dunn and Ben Bentil the expectations were low this season in Providence. But after a four-game win streak over the likes of Butler, Creighton, Marquette and Xavier and a total of six top-50 wins the Friars are now in prime position to earn their fourth consecutive bid under Coach Ed Cooley.
Greg DePalma previews college basketball’s next-to-last weekend before the big conference tournaments, including a bubblesphere showdown between Providence and Marquette along with chances for Michigan (vs. Purdue) and Miami (vs. Duke) to solidify their positions with the selection committee. Also, the NFL offseason reports continue with analysis of the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings.
Greg DePalma offers his latest college basketball updates analysis and other musings, with Syracuse and Providence scoring big last-second wins to bolster their portfolios. And with the start of NFL free agency looming, PSN’s series of 32 teams and needs begins with the Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions.
Greg DePalma welcomes guest Jamal Murphy, writer for CollegeHoopsDaily.com and proprietor of TheBlacketologist.com, to look at how the NCAA Tournament field continues to take shape. Conference tournaments begin in one week, and it’s three weeks to Selection Sunday.
With just 21 days remaining until Selection Sunday (March 12th), here are the latest stats and analysis for our top bubble teams in contention for the ‘Field of 68’ in next month’s D1 College Basketball Tournament.