Updated national championship odds, including seven new future plays and March Madness projections.
Greg DePalma and PSN contributor Scott Zolotorow get fans caught up on headlines, trends and top teams around campus hardcourts, looking at both major and second-tier conferences. Villanova and Virginia both enter the week with 16-1 records, while Purdue is rolling on a 14-game win streak.
Greg DePalma talks with Jerry Ratcliffe, sports columnist for the Daily Progress, about Virginia’s rise to respectability in just two years since coach Bronco Mendenhall left BYU for the East Coast. With LB Micah Kiser and FS Quin Blanding spearheading an opportunistic defense, the Cavaliers take a 6-3 record into Saturday’s ACC clash against Louisville.
Dan Flaherty, editor of SportsNotebook.com, joins Greg DePalma to analyze futures odds for the NCAA Tournament. Kansas sweeps the favorite’s role – both in Vegas and with the two hosts.
Greg DePalma is joined by Jake Letarski and David Soda, college basketball writers for RotoWire.com, to discuss each of the NCAA Tournament‘s regional brackets. Kansas, North Carolina, Virginia and Oregon received top seeds, with the Ducks surprisingly getting the most support to reach the Final Four.
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.
College Basketball: With football stepping aside to get ready for bowl season, hoops moves onto center stage – including one near the site of the Pearl Harbor attacks 74 years ago.
Previews of Thursday and Friday college football matchups
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.