The South was the only region to live up to all chalk. Although there was the “upset” of 12-seeded Middle Tennessee over 5-seeded Minnesota, the top four seeds all held their own and advanced to the Sweet 16. First Round: #1… Continue Reading
The South is this year’s group of death with North Carolina, Kentucky, and UCLA as the top three seeds. There is a lot to look forward to with this bracket as three major contenders for the Wooden Award will showcase… Continue Reading
10. Wake Forest at #17 Xavier, 8pm ET (FS1) – The semi-annual Skip Prosser Tournament pins the late Prosser’s two teams against each other every other season. Prosser would be proud of the efforts of both teams so far, especially Wake who… Continue Reading
6. Tennessee at #7 North Carolina – Sunday, 5pm ET (ESPN) – UNC is coming off a scare at home against Davidson and welcome in a high-scoring Tennessee team. The Vols have 7 players who score 8.9 points per game or better… Continue Reading
Despite finishing the 2014-15 season with the third highest conference RPI, Big East conference teams begin this season with a familiar tag: underrated. Some might even call it disrespected.
The Big East has made one of the biggest conference turnarounds so far early into this season, as our Jamal Murphy predicted. Last season, in its first as the “New Big East” the conference was dominated by Villanova, who were… Continue Reading