Sweet 16 X-Factors

Mar 25, 2014 1 Comment

After an impressive opening week of the NCAA tournament, 16 teams remain trying to lay claim to the title of national champion.  We’ve highlighted 16 players who are potential X-Factors for their respective teams in their upcoming matchups.  These aren’t necessarily the best players on their teams (in some cases they are), but instead they […]

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2013 NCAA Tournament: Midwest Region Preview

Mar 19, 2013 2 Comments

#1 Louisville vs. #16 North Carolina A&T How they Punched Their Ticket Louisville (29-5, 14-4 Big East): Won Big East Tournament- Automatic Bid  N.C A&T (20-16,, 8-8 MEAC): Won MEAC Tournament- Automatic Bid ATS (Against the Spread) Louisville: 20-13-1 A&T: N/A Cardinals Outlook: The Cardinals have strong guard play, athletic bigs, and a defense that can pressure the heck […]

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2012-13 “Presidential” College Basketball Preview Part 2

Nov 08, 2012 4 Comments

Our “Presidential” College Basketball Preview continues today with the Top 10 teams in the land, breaking down each school by way of positions in the White House (click here if you missed Part I):* President: The Head of the State.  This equates to the unquestioned leader on his team. He has the ability to initiate […]

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Four Downs: College Preview and Picks

Sep 13, 2012 2 Comments

Quick Hits Rutgers (2-0) vs. South Florida (2-0) -8, 48 O/U There is nothing like facing quality non-conference opponents to get you ready for your own conference play.  The Bulls 32-31 road win versus Nevada last week certainly qualified as just that.  Senior quarterback B.J. Daniels spearheaded a South Florida offense that generated 572 yards […]

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2012 Final Four Preview

Mar 30, 2012 2 Comments

#4 Louisville Cardinals (30-9, 10-8 Big East) vs. #1 Kentucky Wildcats (36-2, 16-0 SEC) Line: Wildcats (-8.5) How They Arrived in New Orleans: Cardinals Defeated #13 Davidson (69-62) D. #5 New Mexico (59-56) D. #1 Michigan State (57-44) D. #7 Florida (72-68) Wildcats D. #16 Western Kentucky (81-66) D. #8 Iowa State (87-71) D. #4 […]

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And Then There Were Eight

Mar 24, 2012 4 Comments

If the first four rounds of the NCAA tournament weren’t enough to satisfy your craving for college basketball, you will get your chance this weekend.  With eight teams remaining in the field of 68, here are eight reasons/questions why you should be glued to your television this weekend. 1.)    Don’t bet against Billy Donovan in March.  […]

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Sweet 16 Preview: Thursday Games

Mar 22, 2012 7 Comments

# 4 Wisconsin Badgers (26-9, 12-6 Big 10) vs.#1 Syracuse Orange (33-2, 17-1 Big East) Line: Orange -3.5 The Good: Junior forward James Southerland has really stepped up in the absence of Fab Melo.  Southerland is averaging 15 points per game (7.1 season average), 7 rebounds per game (3.2 season average), and shooting 79% from […]

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