Quick Hits Pittsburgh (0-1) vs. Cincinnati (0-0) -4, 49 O/U The Paul Chryst era in Pitt got off to a rocky start last week, following their embarrassing loss to FCS (Football Championship Subdivision) program Youngstown State. The Panthers defense struggled all game long with the Penguins efficient offense. Youngstown State converted on an impressive 68% [...]
The Good Marquette Golden Eagles (22-5, 11-3 Big East) Current RPI #8, Current SOS #23 You have to love what head coach Buzz Williams and the Golden Eagles continue to accomplish in Big East play. Following their 79-64 victory versus Connecticut on Saturday, the Golden Eagles have now reeled off 10 of their last 11 [...]
#1 Kentucky Wildcats Head Coach: John Calipari 2010 Record: 29-9, 10-6 SEC Starting Five PG: Marquis Teague SG: Doron Lamb SF- Darius Miller PF- Terrence Jones C- Anthony Davis Q: Is this John Calipari’s most talented team he has ever assembled? A: Hard to believe, but yes. Even though they lost key contributors like Brandon [...]
The NCAA Tournament concludes tonight with #8 Butler facing off against #3 Connecticut and sports-glutton.com’s very own Sportsgrinder will be taking in all the action and tweeting from the Peppermill Sportsbook in Reno, Nevada. Be sure to follow him on Twitter tonight and if you find Sportsgrinder…the first beer is on us.
By Sportsgrinder April 2nd (Houston, Texas) # 4 Kentuck Wildcats (29-8, 10-6 SEC) vs. # 3 Connecticut Huskies (30-9, 9-9 Big East) (+ 2.0) Regular Season Offensive Averages (National Rank/Conference Rank) Kentucky Wildcats: 75.4 PPG (33rd/2nd) 12.7 (173rd/5th) 37.4 RPG (50th/4th) 46.3 FG% (42nd/2nd) Connecticut Huskies: 73.3 PPG (60th/7th) 13.1 APG (153rd/13th) 39.4 RPG [...]
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 [...]
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) [...]