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March 23rd, 2010

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

NCAA Tournament Preview: East Region

Wed, 03/17/2010 - 11:00am

The East Region may just be the most intriguing in this year's NCAA Tournament. The mixture of styles of play is fascinating. You have the run and gun teams with: Kentucky, Texas, Washington, Clemson and Missouri. Then you have the crawlers with: Temple, Wisconsin, Wofford, Marquette and West Virginia. The East also boasts one of college basketball's top cinderella stories in No. 3 seed New Mexico, which stunned the hoops world en route to a 29-4 regular season. How far can the Lobos go? Is John Wall ready to lead top seed Kentucky to a national championship?

March 16th

NCAA Tournament Preview: Midwest Region

Tue, 03/16/2010 - 9:49pm

I've harped enough on just how difficult this Midwest Region is. But let's examine it even further, breaking it down all the way: