Archive - Apr 6, 2011 - Article

Portsmouth Invitational Tournament: Day 1

Wed, 04/06/2011 - 8:21pm

The 59th annual Portsmouth Invitational tipped off amidst many questions of who was and wasn’t showing up. After the first set of games some of the answers become more clear and apparent. The regular contingent of NBA personnel is almost as strong as in the years passed, unfortunately the talent on hand is depleted to say the least. Of the 2nd tier seniors who were on the original player list, only a small number actually showed up. For some of the guys whose teams made deep tournament runs, the absence can surely be excused, but for others, whose seasons ended

The Final Four: What Just Happened?

Wed, 04/06/2011 - 7:42pm

Whether it was nerves, the pressure, or the excitement, the Butler Bulldogs looked to be in a state of disorder Monday night when they shot just 18.8% from the floor in the National Championship game.