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Mid Majors: Pre Season Bracket Capsule

Storylines 23 teams/ How many conferences if any can get multiple bids into the dance? Who can be this year’s St. Peter’s or Oral Roberts? Who is most likely to pull a major upset? Number of Bids ( Outside of Auto Qualifiers) 1 Favored to go Dancing- as an auto qualifier UAB Drake Capable of …

American Conference: Pre Season Bracket Capsule

Storylines Can Houston win the National Championship? What will happen in the conference last stand as teams will move on after this year? Who will join Houston in the NCAA Tournament? Number of Bids 2 Favored to go Dancing Houston Capable of Dancing Memphis Cincinnati Tulane Cinderella Teams Temple Wichita State SMU Team we are …

A10 Conference: Pre Season Bracket Capsule

Storylines How deep is this league- it should be extremely competitive? Can St. Louis stay healthy and get a bid- we may have missed on our pre-season bracket? How does Loyola transition into the league? New coaches- how do they fare in year 1? Number of Bids 3 Favored to go Dancing Dayton St. Louis …

West Coast Conference: Pre Season Bracket Capsule

Storylines Can Gonzaga win a National Title? Is Steve Lavin the answer at San Diego? Does Coach Gerlufson keep San Francisco on the up? What does BYU bring in it’s last year in the conference? Can the conference get four bids this year? Number of Bids 3 Favored to go Dancing Gonzaga St. Mary’s Capable …

Mountain West Pre Season Bracket Capsule

Storylines Can San Diego State get to the Sweet 16? Is Wyoming going to run it back with Maldonado and Ike leading the way? Who is the 3rd or 4th team that will make the dance? Can Steve Alford get Nevada back on track? Will the Running Reb’s be running again? Number of Bids 3-4 …

College Football Returns

College Football begins in earnest tonight ( Sept 1) as Week 1 kicks off with Thursday night football. The start of college football brings hope to campuses across the country. Will your school be better or worse this season? Well we are about to find out. Here are a few items we will be watching …

March Madness Elite 8 Preview

Trips to the final four are on the line. There are your traditional powers in Duke, Kansas, Villanova and North Carolina along with St. Peter’s, Miami as underdogs. Also two great defensive teams in Houston and Arkansas who play with great energy. The next two days should make for interesting viewing Saturday games 6:09: 5 …

March Madness Sweet 16 Preview

The Sweet 16 is here. There are several intriguing matchups that should highlight the action on Thursday and Friday. Thursday games 7:09: 4 Arkansas vs 1 Gonzaga– The Zags look to advance against a tough Arkansas team. Gonzaga has had a few struggles in the first two rounds. The Razorbacks will make this a game …

Round of 32 Day 1 recap

Taking Care of Business Kansas- took care of a pesky Creighton team to move on to the sweet 16 Gonzaga- barely took care of business over Memphis UCLA- Defeated a solid St. Mary’s squad Dangerous Teams North Carolina- The Tar Heels are playing well down the stretch. The win over Baylor was more dominate than …

March Madness Sunday March 20

Round of 32 ends today with trips to the Sweet 16 on the line. Main Screen games 12:10: 5 Houston vs 4 Illinois 2:40: 7 Ohio St vs 2 Villanova 5:15: 7 Michigan St vs 2 Duke 8:40: 6 Texas vs 3 Purdue Side Screen Games 6:10: 11 Iowa State vs 3 Wisconsin 7:10: 11 …