No.1 Duke Blue Devils An 8.5-Point Favorite Over Florida State Seminoles

January 12th, 2011- By Bryan Cross The No.1 Duke Blue Devils hit the road in the ACC on Wednesday night when they travel to Tallahassee, Fl to take on the Florida State Seminoles.  On the surface, it appears to be a match up of two stark contrasts, with the Seminoles sporting one of the country’s … Read more

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College Basketball Season Kicks Off With 2K10 Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer

November 8th, 2010-  By Bryan Cross The 2K10 Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches Vs. Cancer tournament kicks off tonight in college basketball with several top-25 teams in action.  The No.25 Texas Longhorns, No.4 Pittsburgh Panthers, No. 16 Illinois Fighting Illini and the Maryland Terrapins are the host schools for the tournament this season.  After the completion … Read more

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Connecticut Huskies’ Basketball Team Under NCAA Investigation

May 28th, 2010-  By Bryan Cross The University of Connecticut has come under fire by the NCAA relating to the men’s basketball team and several rules infractions alleged to have occurred. The eight allegations range from phone call violations to improper benefits and the giving away of tickets to games to high school coaches and … Read more

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Five Kentucky Players Declare For NBA Draft

April 8th, 2010-  By Bryan Cross Following the loss in an Elite-8 match up to West Virginia, it was expected that the Kentucky Wildcat squad of freshman would not all remain together.  But all four, plus a junior, declared their eligibility for the NBA draft this week. John Wall, Demarcus Cousins, Eric Bledsoe and Daniel … Read more

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Butler Favored Over Surprise Murray State

March 19th, 2010-  By Bryan Cross- A second round match up out of the West regional sets up Butler against surprise team Murray State. Both got past the first round in far different fashions. Butler matched up against UTEP in the dreaded NO.5 vs No.12 seed match up, which has plagued No.5 seeds for years.  … Read more

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Kansas, Kentucky, Syracuse and Duke Are Your No.1 Seeds

March 14th, 2010-  By Bryan Cross Ladies and gentlemen, the 2010 NCAA Basketball tournament brackets have been released, and the madness has begun. There were no huge surprises regarding the No.1 seeds from each of the four regions.  Kansas, Kentucky and Duke each won their respective conference tournaments and were virtual locks.  Syracuse went out … Read more

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Butler Rips Wright State in Horizon League Final

March 10th, 2010-  By Bryan Cross While the Butler Bulldogs were a lock for the NCAA Tournament regardless of the outcome in the Horizon League Championship game, the team had memories of the upset loss in the conference final they experienced last year. Against Wright State on Tuesday night however, the Bulldogs asserted themselves atop … Read more

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Old Dominion Denies William & Mary First Ever NCAA Bid

March 9th, 2010-  By Chester O’Leary After winning the regular season conference title, Old Dominion was expected to navigate their way throughout the Colonial Athletic Association tournament in the same fashion. The Monarchs faced William & Mary in the tournament final and completed the quest that everyone had expected them to, by winning 60-53, and … Read more

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SEC Tournament Gets Underway, Several Teams Need Good Showing

March 9th, 2010-  By Bryan Cross With the conference tournaments getting underway this week, many teams will be playing for their post-season lives.  The Southeastern Conference tournament in Nashville is no exception.  While Kentucky, Vanderbilt and Tennessee are virtual certainties, several other teams will need to impress the NCAA Tournament Selection committee. The Florida Gators … Read more

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