Archive for March, 2011

2011 Final Four Preview (Part I)

Mar 31, 2011 No Comments

By Sportsgrinder   April 2nd (Houston, Texas) # 11 Virginia Commonwealth Rams (28-11, 12-6 CAA) vs. # 8 Butler Bulldogs (27-9, 13-5 Horizon) (-2.5) Regular Season Offensive Averages (National Rank/Conference Rank) VCU Rams: 71.8 PPG (84th/2nd) 14.5 APG (61st/1st) 32.3 RPG (292nd/8th) 43.6 FG% (167th/8th) Butler Bulldogs: 72.1 PPG (78th/3rd) 12.2 APG (217th/6th) 34.7 RPG […]

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The Sandlot: As it stands today

Mar 30, 2011 81 Comments

*Because of this post’s popularity, we have published a new article that revisits The Sandlot filming locations and includes new/additional images.  Click here to read: Revisiting the Sandlot: As it Stands Today. Signifying the start of spring, Baseball’s Opening Day marks one of the more perfect times of the year.  It’s a time when temperatures […]

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2011 NCAA Tourney Bracket Busters

Mar 28, 2011 No Comments

By Sportsglutton The 2011 NCAA Tournament has turned out to be one of the most memorable/historic tournaments of all time.  Overtimes, last minute buckets, and the long list of upsets has created an equal amount of excitement and frustration for everyone who filled out a bracket this year.  But unless you’re one of the two […]

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Auto Club 400: Payback Time?

Mar 27, 2011 1 Comment

One lingering question on many people’s minds this week, is whether Carl Edwards will exact revenge on Kyle Busch from their little tiff a few weeks ago.  While much speculation is in the air, and despite reports that “cooler heads” have prevailed, this could be the week for paybacks, especially since Kyle Busch, with his […]

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Sweet 16 Preview (Southwest Region)

Mar 24, 2011 No Comments

      March 25th (San Antonio, Texas) # 12 Richmond Spiders (29-7, 13-3 A-10) vs. # 1 Kansas Jayhawks (34-2, 14-2 Big 12) (-10.5) Offensive Averages (National Rank/Conference Rank)  Richmond Spiders: 70.0 PPG (133rd/5th) 15.0 APG (39th/2nd) 33.0 RPG (266th/12th) 46.3 FG% (43rd/1st) Kansas Jayhawks: 81.8 PPG (6th/1st) 17.9 APG (1st/1st) 38.t RPG (19th/2nd) […]

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Sweet 16 Preview (Southeast Region)

Mar 23, 2011 No Comments

March 24th (New Orleans, Louisiana) # 3 BYU Cougars (32-4, 14-2 MWC) vs. #2 Florida Gators (28-7, 13-3 SEC) (-2.5) Offensive Averages (National Rank/Conference Rank) BYU Cougars: 81.6 PPG (8th/1st) 14.6 APG (55th/4th) 38.4 RPG ((23rd/1st) 45.3 FG% (84th/6th) Florida Gators: 71.8 PPG (86th/4th) 13.9 APG (97th/2nd) 37.3 RPG (55th/5th) 46.5 FG% (37th/1st) Defensive Averages […]

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Sweet 16 Match Ups (West Region)

Mar 22, 2011 No Comments

  It’s been a glutton filled extravaganza of college basketball with March Madness taking center stage last week.  After 52 hard-fought games on Tuesday through Sunday, we are now left with 16 teams fighting for the ultimate prize; a national championship.  Lets take a look at the 16 teams remaining, beginning with the West Region: March 24th (Anaheim, California) […]

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