Arnold Palmer Invitational: After dragging his feet to finally play Arnie’s event, Rory McIlroy wonders why he didn’t put Bay Hill on his schedule sooner.
NCAA Tournament: Wisconsin and Arizona are positioned for a rematch of last year’s West final, though Virginia Commonwealth or North Carolina could rewrite that script.
NCAA Tournament: Though Villanova got the top seed in the East, the Wildcats will have to fight through some dangerous lurkers to punch their ticket to Indianapolis.
NCAA Tournament: Mike Krzyzewski, Larry Brown and Steve Fisher all have national titles to their name, but the eventual South champion could very well be none of the above.
NCAA Tournament: Kentucky is the heavy favorite to not only win the Midwest, but take it all. Who stands the best chance of shredding the Wildcats’ ticket to Indianapolis?
NCAA Tournament: Just because BYU and Dayton were saddled with the extra games doesn’t mean they can’t give themselves an extended stay in the brackets.
NCAA Tournament: The first place to eye a bracket upset are the 12th seeds, which are 8-4 in Round 1 since 2012. Next up? Buffalo, Wyoming, Wofford and Stephen F. Austin.
View image | gettyimages.com Jeff Shain, PSN’s managing editor and golf analyst, also is a weekly contributor to PGATour.com. Here is his preview of the upcoming Arnold Palmer Invitational, where Palmer welcomes the tour’s top names to the Florida Swing’s anchor event at Bay Hill.
NASCAR Sprint Cup: Kevin Harvick carries plenty of momentum back to Phoenix, where the reigning champ has won the past three races contested in the Arizona desert.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain preview the Valspar Championship, the third stop on this year’s Florida Swing. Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson headline the field at Innisbrook Resort‘s Copperhead course.