Greg DePalma and Scott Zolotorow of CollegeHoopsDaily.com analyze how Gonzaga and Oregon punched their tickets to the NCAA Tournament‘s Final Four – Gonzaga’s first in school history and the Ducks’ first since the inaugural tournament in 1938. Greg also previews Sunday’s Auto Club 400 as NASCAR wraps up a three-week swing out West.
Greg DePalma and CollegeHoopsDaily.com analyst Scott Zolotorow examine how South Carolina and Florida gave the Southeastern Conference three teams among the NCAA Tournament‘s Elite Eight. They’ll also preview Saturday’s slate, with top seeds Gonzaga taking on upstarts Xavier and Kansas seeking to stave off Oregon.
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 and Scott Zolotorow of CollegeHoopsDaily.com break down the brackets for the NCAA Tournament‘s Sweet Sixteen, which gets underway with four games Thursday. Oregon will miss big man Chris Boucher against Michigan because the Wolverines struggle against size. The night also is primed for underdogs with Xavier, Purdue and West Virginia.
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 checks in with CollegeHoopsDaily.com writers Jamal Murphy (in Las Vegas) and Scott Zolotorow (in Orlando) to discuss a relatively upset-free opening day of the NCAA Tournament‘s main brackets, in which only Middle Tennessee and Xavier knocked off a higher seed. They’ll also break down Friday’s slate in search of a more impactful upset.
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.
College Basketball: The holiday week makes for an extremely light schedule on the weekend, though it creates some frontloaded early-week matchups worth watching.
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.