- Spanish freshman David Ramon adjusts to life in Chicago
- Graduations and injury at Valparaiso create opportunities for new and returning Crusaders
- Top 25 Rankings, Preseason Edition 2014-15
- Mid-Major Rankings, Preseason Edition 2014-15
- Illinois College Basketball Rankings, Preseason Edition 2014-15
- UIC players throw down jams at preseason dunk contest
- Loyola star Milton Doyle tears labrum, could need surgery
- UIC newcomer D’Juan Miller frontrunner to land starting point guard spot
- 2014-15 Big East Preview: Villanova leads the pack, Georgetown returns to relevance
- 2014-15 WAC Preview: Who can challenge New Mexico State?
All posts tagged "NCAA Tournament"
Ultra Early Big Ten Preview: Wisconsin the favorite to win 1st Big Ten title since 2008
The Catch and Shoot’s Ultra Early 2014-15 season preview continues with an early look at the Big Ten. Wisconsin enters as the big favorite with four starters returning from a team that is fresh off a Final...
- Posted April 14, 2014
Midwest Region: Like it or not, Kentucky is a Cinderella
Face it. If these Kentucky players wore the name of just about any other school across their chests, they would be national darlings right now. The No. 8 seed that faced nonstop criticism all year long. The...
- Posted March 29, 2014
Utah Valley elevates program to new level with NIT berth
As the regular season WAC champion, Utah Valley earned a bid to the NIT, where it will be a No. 7 seed facing No. 2 seed California. The Wolverines were the No. 1 seed in the WAC...
- Posted March 17, 2014
Milwaukee Wins Horizon League Tournament, Advances to NCAAs
It’s a Cinderella story, and the NCAA Tournament has not yet even started. They were picked dead last in the Horizon League’s preseason poll, well behind 8th place Detroit. They were discounted as a Horizon League Tournament...
- Posted March 11, 2014
Valparaiso Accepts Bid to CIT
Valparaiso accepted a bid to the 2014 Collegeinsider.com Tournament, per a tweet by the Times of Northwest Indiana’s beat reporter Paul Oren. The Crusaders, who finished fourth in the Horizon League with a 9-7 record, were eliminated...
- Posted March 10, 2014
MVC Tournament: Wichita State Enters NCAA Tournament Undefeated After Victory Over Indiana State
No. 2 Wichita State made history Sunday by moving to 34-0 with a Missouri Valley Conference Tournament title. The Shockers defeated the Indiana State Sycamores (23-10, 12-6 MVC), 83-69, in a hard-fought game, and they will be...
- Posted March 9, 2014
MVC Tournament: Loyola Stuns Bradley on Milton Doyle Buzzer-Beater
The way much of Loyola Chicago’s season had gone seemed to be the way it would end. The 10th-seeded Ramblers were clicking and led No. 7 seed Bradley (12-20, 7-11 MVC) by 11 points early in the...
- Posted March 7, 2014
Gregg Marshall Wins MVC Coach of the Year for 3rd Straight Season
Unsurprisingly, Wichita State head coach Gregg Marshall took home the MVC Coach of the Year award. This is the third straight year Marshall has won the award. Marshall becomes the second coach in Valley history to win the...
- Posted March 6, 2014
UIC Opens Horizon League Tournament at Valparaiso
UIC was fortunate to receive a short trip for the first round of the Horizon League Tournament, but the matchup is a toughie. The Flames play Tuesday at Valparaiso, which handily beat the Flames twice in the...
- Posted March 3, 2014
2014 NCAA Tournament Bracketology: Bracket Projections for Feb. 20
Talk about a crazy day in college hoops. No. 1 Syracuse went down for the first time this season. At home. To one of the worst BCS teams out there. No. 2 Florida needed a gaffe to...
- Posted February 20, 2014