- UIC Falls in Final Seconds at UC Riverside
- Loyola Chicago Blows 15-Point Lead, Loses To Northern Illinois
- Reigning NEC Champ LIU Brooklyn Needs Buzzer Beater To Defeat Lamar
- Conference Primer: MVC Teams Gear Up for Start of Conference Season
- Loyola’s Milton Doyle Wins MVC Player of the Week and Newcomer of the Week
- UIC’s Kelsey Barlow Wins Horizon League Player of the Week
- Top 25 Rankings for the Week of December 16
- Mid-Major Rankings for the Week of December 16
- Illinois College Basketball Rankings for the Week of December 16
- Howard Defeats Delaware State In Overtime At Big Apple Classic
All posts tagged "NCAA Tournament"
Reigning NEC Champ LIU Brooklyn Needs Buzzer Beater To Defeat Lamar
The early portion of the 2013-14 season has not been easy for LIU Brooklyn (4-6), the three-time defending champions in the Northeast Conference. Injuries have been popping up as often as Jason Brickman assists, and the Blackbirds’...
- Posted December 19, 2013
College Basketball’s Best Games of the Weekend
All times are listed in EST. Top 10 Games 1. No. 23 Iowa @ No. 17 Iowa State, Friday at 9:30 p.m. on ESPNU Iowa has lived up to its preseason expectation so far. The Hawkeyes, at...
- Posted December 13, 2013
2014 NCAA Tournament Bracket Projections: Dec. 11
More than one month into the regular season, it’s time for the first Bracketology for the 2014 NCAA Tournament. Here’s a rundown of how things will look in March. On March 18 and 19, the First Four...
- Posted December 11, 2013
Big Ten/ACC Challenge Reaction: ACC Goes 4-2 On Day One
The ACC got the hot start in this year’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge with four wins and two losses in the front end of the event. Here are some notes and reactions to Tuesday’s six games. Syracuse 69,...
- Posted December 4, 2013
Big Ten/ACC Challenge Preview and Predictions
The Big Ten/ACC challenge is always a fun series in non-conference play, but this season it takes on a bigger meaning as these two leagues each make a very strong case to be the best league in...
- Posted December 3, 2013
UIC Looks To Beat Northwestern for 5th Straight Time on Wednesday Night
Although Northwestern and DePaul are bigger brand names, UIC has actually been the most successful team from the Chicago area in recent memory. The Flames have been to the NCAA tournament twice since 2002, received a NIT...
- Posted November 20, 2013
Weekend Notes, Insights and Observations
By Jesse Kramer Punching Tickets Five automatic bids to the NCAA tournament were secured this weekend. Florida Gulf Coast won the Atlantic Sun, Harvard won the Ivy League, Belmont won the Ohio Valley, Liberty won the Big...
- Posted March 10, 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 A and Team B, consists of two bubble teams whose...
- Posted February 27, 2013
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 talk is beginning to peak as some teams are beginning to fade...
- Posted February 26, 2013
Bracketology: Miami (FL) Climbs To A No. 1 Seed, St. John’s and St. Mary’s Clinging To A First Four Spot
Now that we are in mid-February, bracket projections actually start to mean something. A number of teams have essentially solidified their spot somewhere in the NCAA tournament, and a bunch of others are close to joining them...
- Posted February 12, 2013