- Toughness lifts Loyola to 65-58 win in Game 1 of CBI finals
- Promising freshmen Jordan Caroline and Deion Lavender transferring from Southern Illinois
- Report: Dave Leitao to return to DePaul as head coach
- Bradley scores big hire in Green Bay’s Brian Wardle
- New UIC coach Steve McClain sets expectations high
- Earl Peterson cues late run as Loyola advances to CBI championship
- Loyola avoids disastrous collapse, advances to CBI semifinal matchup with Seattle
- Forward Gavin Thurman transferring from Missouri State after semester
- Tre’ Bennett and Austin Etherington will transfer from Indiana State
- Bradley fires head coach Geno Ford
All posts tagged "Bracketology"
Selection Sunday Bracketology
Welcome back to The Catch and Shoot’s bracket projections, Selection Sunday style! Five conference championship games will be played Sunday, but everything else is set. Four of them are just for a matter of seeding, but the American...
- Posted March 15, 2015
Texas Southern could break historically bad streak for SWAC
The SWAC is a really bad basketball conference. It ranks No. 33 out of the 33 league on Kenpom with a .1424 rating. The next-worst conference is the MEAC at .2038. This is an historical problem. The SWAC is...
- Posted March 14, 2015
Illinois’ bubble bursts with blowout loss to Michigan
CHICAGO — The good news for Illinois fans if they will not have to sweat on Selection Sunday. The bad news is there will be no tension because everybody knowns the Fighting Illini are NIT bound for...
- Posted March 12, 2015
March Madness: Bracket projections for March 10
Welcome back to The Catch and Shoot’s bracket projections! Several automatic bids have been punched already in mid-major leagues, and power conference bubble teams are now gearing up to make one final push in their conference tournaments....
- Posted March 10, 2015
Bracketology: Big Ten making push for 8 NCAA Tournament bids
For these projections, teams are evaluated on what they have accomplished (or failed to accomplish) to this point in the season without looking ahead. 32 spots are given as automatic bids (noted in the bracket with italics), and...
- Posted February 18, 2015
Bracketology, Feb. 10: UK, UVA, Wisconsin, Duke on top line less than 5 weeks before Selection Sunday
Selection Sunday is closing in fast. It’s exactly 33 days away, but who’s counting? For these projections, teams are evaluated on what they have accomplished (or failed to accomplish) to this point in the season without looking ahead....
- Posted February 10, 2015
Bracketology: Kentucky, Virginia, Duke and Gonzaga lead first bracket projections
Finally, The Catch and Shoot’s first bracket projections for the 2015 NCAA Tournament have arrived. For these projections, teams are evaluated on what they have accomplished (or failed to accomplish) to this point in the season without looking...
- Posted January 20, 2015
2014-15 Preseason Bracketology
It’s not even November yet, but here is The Catch and Shoot’s first look at 2015 NCAA Tournament bracket projections: (All projected conference champions are in italics.) MIDWEST EAST Louisville 1 Kentucky 1 Wisconsin Columbus 16 ...
- Posted October 27, 2014
Bracketology: Ultra Early Bracket Projections for the 2015 NCAA Tournament
What made you think I’d wait to put up my first bracket projections for the 2015 NCAA Tournament? Next year’s Big Dance is still way in the future, but we might as well take a general look...
- Posted April 9, 2014
2014 NCAA Tournament: Selection Sunday Bracketology
Selection Sunday has finally arrived! The 2014 NCAA Tournament bracket will be announced this evening, but first there are still five conference title games to be played this afternoon. Most importantly, Sunday’s games could affect who gets...
- Posted March 16, 2014