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Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Prediction: NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Preview

Golden Eagles aim for more history when they face the Razorbacks for the second time this season
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Prediction: NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Preview

Oral Roberts hopes for a continuation on its Cinderella ride in the NCAA Tournament come Saturday with yet another chance to knock off a higher seed when the Golden Eagles square off against Arkansas. For the Razorbacks, there will be zero shock and awe in what ORU brings to the court after taking down the No. 15 seed 87-76 on Dec. 20.

 

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Prediction: NCAA Tournament Second Round Preview

Former Southwest Conference rivals meet in Indianapolis for a spot in the Sweet 16
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Prediction: NCAA Tournament Second Round Preview

College basketball fans watching South Region action on Sunday get to jump into a time machine with the pairing of No. 6 seed Texas Tech against the No. 3 seed, the Arkansas Razorbacks. The old Southwest Conference foes began their rivalry back in the 1957-58 season playing every year until '90-91 when the Hogs left for the SEC. For just the fifth time in 30 years, the Red Raiders and Razorbacks meet up on the hardwood and the stakes could not be any higher in the NCAA Tournament.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 25

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 25

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, June 25 is the day in which a great NFL career was cut short by tragedy and the San Antonio Spurs drafted a player who led them to a title two years to the day later.

 

10 College Rivalries Killed by Conference Realignment

Please, please, please bring back these classic rivalries
10 college rivalries ended by conference realignment

Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively.

 

Conference realignment ended a handful of traditional rivalries, either because of scheduling conflicts or acrimonious relationships.

 

In other words, no more Texas-Texas A&M. No more Backyard Brawl. No more Border War.

 

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