The redemption tour was complete last night in Phoenix. Even with Kris Jenkins in the building, the Tar Heels were able to capture their sixth national championship in program history and third under head coach Roy Williams.
You can complain all you want about the refs who blew their whistle every
#1 Gonzaga vs. #1 North Carolina
9:20 ET, CBS
Player to Watch: Kennedy Meeks
In the national semifinal win over Oregon, Meeks imposed his will finishing with 25 points and 14rebounds. The senior big man obviously had the height and size advantage in comparison to the smaller Oregon front-court. Gonzaga will be a
This is not the real Final Four. It can’t be. South Carolina? Seriously? Oregon? Even Gonzaga? These guys shouldn’t have made it. No way. This wasn’t how the tournament was supposed to play out. There was only one ACC team in the Sweet 16, too. Now that’s definitely wrong. It
#1 North Carolina vs. #3 Oregon
Saturday 8:39, CBS
Player to Watch: Justin Jackson (Tournament Averages: 19.8 points, 6.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists)
Tempted to talk about Luke Maye here but I had to write with my head and not my heart. Justin Jackson has taken major strides forward on the offensive end this year.
#7 South Carolina vs. #1 Gonzaga
Saturday 6:09 PM, CBS
Player to Watch: Sindarius Thornwell (Tournament Averages: 26.3 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists)
Senior guard Sindarius Thornwell has been an absolute monster for the Gamecocks as they have won their four tournament games. Thornwell has been doing a little bit of everything and
Brad Kreppel is joined by podcast stalwarts Zach Beeler and Sean Bock to discuss the craziness that ensued during the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament and to preview the Final Four. Our next podcast will likely be next week to recap the Final Four. Be sure to follow us
And.....we are down to 4. If you guessed these 4 teams would be headed to Phoenix you are lying. The Elite 8 games provided us with a mixed bag of good games and blowouts as has been the theme of this NCAA Tournament. Here is a recap of each game
#1 North Carolina vs. #2 Kentucky
Sunday 5:05 EST, CBS
Player to Watch: Justin Jackson
The junior forward has been the man this year for the Tarheels. In the win Sweet 16 win over Butler on Friday, Jackson scored 24 points even with an atrocious 2-8 from three-point land. His length and
Two great games and two lopsided games to bring us to 8 teams. The games today were not as exciting as last night's games but still provided plenty of storylines and entertainment.
#7 South Carolina Destroys #3 Baylor
Final Score: 70-50
Headline: What in tarnation?
MVP: Sindarius Thornwell (24 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists,
#1 Gonzaga vs. #11 Xavier
Saturday 6 pm EST, TBS
Player to Watch: Przemek Karnowski
The polish senior big man has had a huge season for the Zags averaging 12 points, 6 rebounds, and 2 assists per game. He has a variety of post moves and his experience could give him the edge
What a crazy day in college basketball. The four games provided us with some close finishes, one blowout, and one huge upset. If you weren't able to watch all of the games just keep on scrolling because we are going to recap them for you right here.
#11 Xavier over #2
#3 Oregon vs. #7 Michigan
Storyline: Is Michigan the team of destiny?
In college basketball, momentum is so important and sometimes vital to success. Michigan was boarded a plane on the way to the Big Ten Tournament when their plane slid off the runway. Those players then had to get back on a
#4 Florida vs. #8 Wisconsin
Storyline: Who is Bo Ryan? Who is Billy Donovan?
Billy Donovan and Bo Ryan will not be pacing the sidelines on Friday night, but their programs have continued to have big successes. Mike White and Greg Gard have done tremendous jobs using the momentum and culture in place
#1 Kansas vs #4 Purdue
Storyline: Purdue's big men vs. Kansas' back court
At least in the top half of the Midwest Region chalk ruled with a typical one seed vs. four seed matchup. Kansas dominated Michigan State down the stretch to reach this point, while Purdue held on against Iowa State.
#3 Baylor vs. #7 South Carolina
Storyline: I picked Duke to win this game
Real Storyline: South Carolina is legit with Sindarius Thornwell
Wow! In the upset of the weekend South Carolina knocked off one of the title favorites in the Duke Blue Devils. The team that was pegged to go undefeated and
And then there were sixteen. After just four days, the field has been trimmed to a quarter of its original size. But, that’s college basketball, and that’s the NCAA Tournament. No sporting event captures the hearts of fans more so than March Madness, where the drama of single-elimination meets the