- Durrell McDonald transferring from DePaul
- Raymond Doby receives release from DePaul
- Ex-Green Bay commit Julian Torres chooses UIC
- D’Angelo Russell to declare for NBA Draft
- All-conference forward Anton Grady leaving Cleveland State
- DePaul to participate in 2015 Paradise Jam
- DePaul recruit Eli Cain signs letter of intent
- UIC chasing former Green Bay commit Antoine Pittman
- Caris LeVert will return to Michigan for senior season
- Reggie Lynch leaves Illinois State, transfers to Minnesota
All posts tagged "March Madness"
Loyola wins 2015 CBI title; Peterson named tournament MVP
Loyola erased an 8-point deficit in the second half Wednesday to defeat Louisiana-Monroe, clinching the 2015 CBI title. The win gave the Ramblers (24-13, 8-10 MVC) a 2-0 sweep in the championship series. The victory marks Loyola’s second...
- Posted April 1, 2015
Toughness lifts Loyola to 65-58 win in Game 1 of CBI finals
Loyola came out of halftime Monday with a fire and toughness that Louisiana-Monroe could not match in game one of the CBI championship. The Ramblers outscored the Warhawks by nine points in the second half in a...
- Posted March 31, 2015
Loyola avoids disastrous collapse, advances to CBI semifinal matchup with Seattle
Despite a late shooting barrage Monday from Oral Roberts and several ill-advised fouls, Loyola survived 86-78 to advance to the CBI semifinals. The Ramblers (21-13, 8-10 MVC) led by as many as 17 points early in the...
- Posted March 24, 2015
Xavier advances to Sweet 16, will face former coach Sean Miller
Xavier held off mid-major darling Georgia State on Saturday to advance to the Sweet 16 with a 75-67 victory. In the West Region semifinals, the Musketeers will meet the Arizona Wildcats, coached by former Xavier coach Sean Miller....
- Posted March 21, 2015
Wichita State holds off Indiana to earn long-awaited date with Kansas
When watching the Selection Show last Sunday, Wichita State fans noticed it, Kansas fans noticed it, and every observant college basketball fan noticed it. If No. 7 seed Wichita State and No. 2 seed Kansas survived their...
- Posted March 20, 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
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
MVC Tournament Preview: Will anyone keep Wichita State and Northern Iowa from meeting in finals?
The Missouri Valley Conference Tournament, otherwise known as Arch Madness, is one of the nation’s premier mid-major tournaments every season. This year is no exception. The Valley has two teams ranked in the top-15 nationally as the favorite’s...
- Posted March 4, 2015
19-point comeback sends UIC to second round of Horizon League Tournament
When it mattered most, UIC finally completed a comeback. The Flames had trailed by 19 points at halftime Tuesday against the Wright State Raiders (11-20, 3-13 Horizon), but that seemed like a long time ago when Jay...
- Posted March 4, 2015
Horizon League Tournament Preview: Can Valparaiso defend its home floor?
The Horizon League Tournament gets underway Tuesday night. I’m a big fan of this tournament because of how much it favors teams that performed well in the regular season. The top two seeds, which are Valparaiso and...
- Posted March 1, 2015