Greg DePalma and Scott Zolotorow of CollegeHoopsDaily.com discuss this month’s first big NCAA Tournament upset, as 11th seed Xavier stormed back against Arizona to score 12 of the final 14 points. The final match of Sweet Sixteen matchups is highlighted by a clash of traditional powers in Kentucky and UCLA.
Greg DePalma delves deep into this week’s Sweet Sixteen matchups at the NCAA Tournament, asserting UCLA‘s Lonzo Ball won’t be put off his game against Kentucky by his dad’s loose lips. Also, Baylor could spoil South Carolina‘s surprising run by getting the Gamecocks out of their home state. Upset possibilities lurk in Purdue, Butler, Xavier and West Virginia.
Greg DePalma and Jamal Murphy of CollegeHoopsDaily.com preview the NCAA Tournament‘s Sweet Sixteen matchups that begin Thursday, including an intriguing matchup as North Carolina – the ACC‘s lone survivor – takes on no-longer-unknown Butler. Also, Kentucky takes on UCLA in a matchup of the sport’s bluebloods.
Greg DePalma is joined by Jake Letarski, Rotowire.com senior college basketball editor, to discuss top NCAA Tournament bubble teams with four weeks left before Selection Sunday. Among those reviewed: Texas Tech, Butler, Alabama.
College Basketball: It’s finals week on most campuses, keeping the schedule fairly quiet until teams hit the road for a Saturday full of top-tier exams in holiday showcases.