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March 23rd, 2010

Sweet 16 Preview: Midwest Region

Tue, 03/23/2010 - 11:01pm
As a believer in accountability, the first step here is to discuss why Kansas will not be winning the Midwest Region in this year's NCAA Tournament, as I've been projecting since Cole Aldrich decided to return to school about 11 months ago. The Jayhawks dragged their feet. They didn't make in-game adjustments until it was too late. And they threw up far, far, far too many 3-pointers in a game where that might have been their only disadvantage. Kansas could have won a national championship. Bill Self deserves the blame more than anyone for why they didn't.

NCAA Power "Sweet" 16 Rankings

Tue, 03/23/2010 - 8:56pm

By Josh Cochran and Joel Steiner
NCAA Power "Sweet" 16: March 23rd

Sweet 16 Preview: West Region

Tue, 03/23/2010 - 10:51am

After watching the first 2 rounds of this year's NCAA Tournament, it's almost a surprise that Syracuse and Kansas State are still alive for the Sweet 16. Despite all the mighty underdogs and wild upsets, the Orange are living up to their top seed status after pouncing on Vermont and Gonzaga, while Kansas State has quietly demonstrated it could be a viable Final Four candidate.

March 22nd

NBA Draft: Stock Watch

Mon, 03/22/2010 - 8:58pm
After one of the most exciting first weekends of the NCAA Tournament in recent memory, including numerous buzzer beaters and close games, we've got a three day break to catch our breath. Let's take a look at the prospects that have have helped and hurt their draft stock during the first weekend.

I've decided to split the Stock Watch up into two parts. The "casualties", players whose teams have been eliminated. And the "survivors", players whose teams are still alive. Here is part one, the casualties.

March 21st

Inside the College Game | Onions, you say?

Sun, 03/21/2010 - 9:30pm
The road doesn't end with a Korie Lucious 3-pointer. The journey is only beginning when Ali Farokhmanesh calmly knocks down the three biggest shots in Northern Iowa history. The wheels are just starting to spin as Chris Kramer drops a gorgeous, scooping layup.

Ali FarokhmaneshAli FarokhmaneshWith every Omar Samhan post move, with each shining moment – all of them, not just one – another train left the station. We moved on.

March 18th

From March Madness to the NBA

Thu, 03/18/2010 - 10:37pm
*Written Wednesday, March 17th

March 17th

The X-Factors of the 2010 NCAA Tournament

Thu, 03/18/2010 - 9:55am

By Eric Yearian

NBA Draft: Stock Watch

Thu, 03/18/2010 - 9:02am


2010 NCAA Tournament Bracket

Wed, 03/17/2010 - 2:39pm
Midwest East

NCAA Tournament Preview: South Region

Wed, 03/17/2010 - 1:52pm