College Basketball

Villanova Wildcats vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Championship Preview and Prediction

Josh Hart and the Wildcats look to ride their hot shooting to a national title by beating the Tar Heels in Houston
Villanova Wildcats vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Championship Preview and Prediction

Making history typically isn’t the easiest thing to do. Villanova made it look like child’s play Saturday night in the Final Four against Oklahoma. The Wildcats demolished the Sooners 95-51, setting an NCAA Tournament record for largest margin of victory in a Final Four game behind a near-perfect offensive performance.

 

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Syracuse Orange vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Final Four Preview and Prediction

A third win over fellow ACC member Syracuse will give Brice Johnson and the Tar Heels a shot at another national title
Syracuse Orange vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAA Tournament Final Four Preview and Prediction

The North Carolina Tar Heels were expected to be playing in the Final Four. After all, the Tar Heels were named the No.2 overall seed when the NCAA Tournament field was unveiled on March 13. While many expected North Carolina to be playing in Houston on April 2, no one thought the Syracuse Orange would also represent the ACC in the Final Four.

 

Oklahoma Sooners vs. Villanova Wildcats: NCAA Tournament Final Four Preview and Prediction

Kris Jenkins' Wildcats look to avenge an earlier loss to the Sooners and advance to Monday's title game
Oklahoma Sooners vs. Villanova Wildcats: NCAA Tournament Final Four Preview and Prediction

Twos are wild as the second-seeded Villanova Wildcats and Oklahoma Sooners play in first game of the Final Four Saturday at NRG Stadium in Houston. These two met on a neutral court back on Dec. 7 with Oklahoma winning easily, 78-55. The difference came from long range where OU hit 14-of-26 of its three-point attempts while Villanova connected on just four of 32.

Outrageous Predictions for the Final Four

The teams have punched their tickets to Houston. Don't expect the outrageousness to end just yet.
Outrageous Predictions for the Final Four

In a college basketball season where we didn't know what to expect from week to week, the NCAA Tournament has gone just about how we expected it to — with nobody safe and nothing off the table. This year’s Final Four consists of a No.

Betting Against the Spread: Best Bets for NCAA Tournament Final Four

The scene shifts to Houston's NRG Stadium for Saturday's Final Four games
Betting Against the Spread: Best Bets for NCAA Tournament Final Four

Before we break down the Final Four, I just want to thank Syracuse for this run the Orange have made. I'm a proud alumnus of the school and couldn't be more proud of what this team has been able to do. The year featured a loss to St. John's, but also a big victory at Duke during the regular season. Now, No. 10 Syracuse gets fellow ACC member No. 1 North Carolina while No.

Top 10 Most Memorable Moments in Final Four History

Will this year's Final Four in Houston produce any unforgettable moments like these?
Top 10 Most Memorable Moments in Final Four History

This weekend’s Final Four will likely bring some exciting moments, as it does every year.  For every college basketball viewer, memories stand out for various reasons, but here are the 10 most memorable moments for me in Final Four history.

 

15 Best Teams That Did Not Win the NCAA Tournament

These teams were dominant, but none were able to win it all in the NCAA Tournament.
15 Best Teams That Did Not Win the NCAA Tournament

This college basketball season has been characterized by one thing – parity – and it’s a label that has carried over into the NCAA Tournament. But that’s not always the case as there often has been a team that has clearly separated itself from the rest of the pack. However, that regular season or even early Tournament domination hasn’t always been punctuated with a national championship.

 

"One Shining Moment" Will Be Sung By a New Artist This Year

The iconic song to end the college basketball season will not be the Luther Vandross version.

You know the college basketball season is over when you hear "One Shining Moment."

 

The song is heard while the craziest parts of March Madness are ran, and we've all just become accustomed to hearing it at the season's end. Luther Vandross has always been our sendoff before we all inevitably switch our brains to NBA Playoffs mode. 

 

 

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