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What NCAA Tournament March Madness Games Are On Today (3/16/17)?
The First Round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament will conclude with 16 more games today (Friday, March 17). Several high seeds will be in action, including Kansas, North Carolina, Duke, Kentucky, Louisville and UCLA. Here's a look at the rundown for...
John Coon
4 months ago
Chaos reigned on the second day of the Round of 64 in last season's NCAA Tournament. Six double-digit seeds pulled off upsets and a couple of others took it down to the final possession before falling short. Can we expect a repeat in 2017?...
John Coon
4 months ago
NCAA selection committee members often insistent Tournament brackets are made without consideration for narrative. Apologies for appearing as though I am broadcasting on a short-wave radio signal from a remote, desert location, but it seems there...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
Michigan State vs. Miami packs much of what makes the NCAA Tournament exciting into a single, First Round contest. Two of the nation's most historically excellent conferences are represented in the ACC and Big Ten, with two of the game's...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
Entering the NCAA Tournament, the Kansas Jayhawks didn’t know if they were going to face the UC Davis Aggies or the North Carolina Central Eagles. After Wednesday’s game, the Jayhawks received their answer.   UC Davis edged North...
Antwan Staley
4 months ago
It doesn’t happen often in the early rounds but the 2017 NCAA Tournament has delivered a rare treat for hoops aficionados this year as SMU and USC are all set for a rematch from earlier in the season. The two squads feature some of the more...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
What NCAA Tournament March Madness Games Are On Today (3/16/17)?
The NCAA Tournament is here and today's (Thursday, March 16) schedule is sure to be a good one. Here's a look at the rundown for games, TV channels, start times and locations for today's March Madness.   NCAA Tournament...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
Kentucky is about as blue blood as you can get in the sport of college basketball and March Madness seems to be a special time of the year around the Bluegrass State. While the Wildcats have eight banners hanging up at Rupp Arena and will be...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
Can Duke live up to the preseason hype?   The Blue Devils instantly became a popular pick to win another national championship after bringing in a highly-touted freshman class brimming with future NBA talent. Injuries to key players and some...
John Coon
4 months ago
A No. 16 seed has never beaten a No. 1 in NCAA Tournament history and it's probably not going to happen here either. Texas Southern out of the SWAC began its season on a 16-game road trip and was blown out by the likes of Arizona, Cincinnati...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
Every game matching a No. 8 seed and a No. 9 seed always feels like a coin flip. The story is no different with Arkansas and Seton Hall. This promises to be one of the better first round games with a matchup of two teams that closed out their...
John Coon
4 months ago
State and federal governments may not recognize the first two days of the NCAA Tournament, but we know the truth: A holiday weekend tips off on a Thursday every year in the middle of March.   The greatest of days for basketball hard-core and...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
Dick Vitale, 77, loves the NCAA Tournament, baby! He also loves talking college basketball — past greats, current stars and future hypotheticals. We caught up with one of the sport’s most recognizable voices and electric personalities....
Nathan Rush
4 months ago
Brent Musberger
Where did the term March Madness come from?   In 1982, Brent Musburger popularized the phrase “March Madness” during the CBS telecast of the NCAA Tournament. But the origin story dates back to 1939, when Illinois High School...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
It can't get much better for the fine folks in the state of Florida then having a grudge match between Florida State and Florida Gulf Coast in Orlando. Dunk City is back and people may remember the Eagles from the Atlantic Sun Conference for...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
After surviving a First Four thriller against New Orleans, 67-66, Northeast Conference champion Mount St. Mary's treks from Dayton to Buffalo for a First Round matchup with Villanova.   The Mountaineers are tasked not only with becoming...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
The No. 6 vs. No. 11 matchup in the NCAA Tournament is usually one of the more interesting pairings. The Maryland Terrapins vs. Xavier Musketeers should be no different as both teams come into the Big Dance looking to find their footing.  ...
Antwan Staley
4 months ago
After 77 long, agonizing seasons, Northwestern fans finally heard their name called on Selection Sunday. The Wildcats may still need to pinch themselves that it’s real, but the basketball team did indeed make it into the 2017 NCAA...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
After winning only eight games a season ago, the Minnesota Golden Gophers won 24 games this season and found them seeded No. 5 in the 2017 NCAA Tournament. Their reward will be the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders, who in 2016, pulled off one of...
Antwan Staley
4 months ago
Gonzaga has graduated from lovable underdog to national title contender. The Bulldogs have reached their 19th consecutive NCAA Tournament with their deepest and most talented team to date. Skeptics will argue that Gonzaga is too much of a...
John Coon
4 months ago
As soon as the bracket was released you heard a lot of pundits proclaim that UNC Wilmington is going to upset Virginia in one of those No. 12 vs. No. 5 matchups that you always see them in. The Seahawks are a very dangerous double-digit seed with...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
Millions of people will be filling out NCAA Tournament brackets and still many others will be looking to bet on some individual games. I'm here to give you some winners and some tips as well. First off, throw out your bracket when it comes to...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
Printable NCAA Bracket Tournament March Madness
Need a printable 2017 NCAA Tournament bracket (March 14-April 3) to embrace the full March Madness? We've got you covered. Just click the image below to get your blank, downloadable bracket.    Printable NCAA Tournament Bracket...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
March Madness has finally arrived and each weekend of the NCAA Tournament brings new questions. The big ones for the opening rounds are: 1) Will Cinderella emerge? and 2) Which team will fill that role this year?   Cinderella teams emerge...
Aaron Tallent
4 months ago
The 2016-17 college basketball season has been a fun ride as usual. One of the reasons it has been so enjoyable is that there has not been one, clear-cut team to beat at any point in the season. Villanova — the defending nation champion...
J.P. Scott
4 months ago

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