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Monthly Archives: February 2013

NCAA Tournament Bubble: More Fun With Blind Résumés

By Jesse Kramer Here’s another opportunity to play the “I’m on the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee” game. Below are two pairs of résumés. The first pair, Team...

Bracketology: No. 1 Seed Battles, Bubble Chitchat

Right now, the four No. 1 seeds remain very much in the air. Indiana is the closest to locking up a top seed. The Hoosiers...

Blind Resumes: Evaluating Bubble Teams Based Solely On Their 2012-13 Résumé

It's finally the last week of February. The first conference tournaments begin in one week, and Selection Sunday is fewer than three weeks away. Bubble...

Weekend Notes: Georgetown Takes Down ‘Cuse, ‘Nova Gets Another Huge Win At Home, and...

By Jesse Kramer Georgetown Wins at the Carrier Dome I’ve been on the Georgetown bandwagon since day one, and on Saturday the Hoyas delivered with their...

Top 25 Rankings for the Week of February 25

By Jesse Kramer 1. Indiana (24-3, 12-2 Big Ten) Indiana is starting to separate itself as the elite team in college basketball this year. The Hoosiers...

Mid-Major Rankings for the Week of February 25

By Jesse Kramer 1. Gonzaga (27-2, 14-0 WCC) No one can touch Gonzaga right now. This past week, the Bulldogs dominated Santa Clara and San Diego...

Richmond Spoils Fordham’s Senior Day; Columbia Ends Losing Streak With Defeat of Penn

By Jesse Kramer   Richmond 72, Fordham 55 After nearly upsetting the Butler Bulldogs in their last home game, Fordham (6-22, 2-11 A10) came out flat on...

The Top 10 Candidates for National Coach of the Year

By Jesse Kramer 1. Jim Larranaga, Miami-FL Wherever Larranaga goes, Cinderella follows. The 63-year-old famously took the George Mason Patriots to the 2006 Final Four as...

Weekend Preview: Georgetown & Syracuse Meet in Carrier Dome, Colorado State & New Mexico...

By Jesse Kramer Late February becomes almost as mad as March. The battles for the four No. 1 seeds are becoming more defined, and bubble...

ESPN BracketBusters: Previewing the 12 Marquee Matchups of BracketBuster Weekend

BracketBuster weekend is right around the corner, starting with a pair of games on Friday night. Here are previews for all of the best...