March Madness Recap, Day Four
Mar23

March Madness Recap, Day Four

The middle games today were fantastic. My friend from Georgetown is mysteriously missing — yesterday, she was very eager to mock me for the Duke game…. - How about Stephen Curry? Shut down entirely in the first half, he came alive in the second to lead Davidson in a thrilling comeback over Georgetown. - You know what that game reminded me of? The one between Louisville and West Virginia a few years back — where WV...

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March Madness Recap, Day Three
Mar22

March Madness Recap, Day Three

We’re into round two now, but still some tremendous action (though I admit I missed some to watch the boxing match tonight — welcome back Joel Casamayor!). - I hate to be right in this case (I’m a lifelong Duke fan), but I was: Duke died by the three. You miss fifteen straight three-pointers, and bad things will happen to any team. - Duke also got totally out hustled. Great game by West Virginia’s Mazzulla off...

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March Madness Wrap Up, Day 2
Mar21

March Madness Wrap Up, Day 2

Isn’t today kind of what March Madness is all about? Drama and big upsets galore. I’ll admit that I have a pre-existing bias towards the early rounds. Three games on at all times, folks you’ve never heard of stepping up huge, and teams like Siena are still in it. But today was really a great day for basketball. - Even with all the drama and upsets, the moment that made me happiest came during the UMBC –...

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March Madness, Day One Wrap Up
Mar21

March Madness, Day One Wrap Up

It’s that most wonderful time….of the year! Sporadic thoughts from Day One of the tourney: - I feel bad for George Mason. I really do. There defense actually played pretty well against Notre Dame. They just couldn’t shoot to save their life. Every roll and every bounce went against them. It was really kind of tragic. - It won’t happen, but wouldn’t it be cool if Duke won the tourney after its fright...

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B’Rock the Bracket
Mar20

B’Rock the Bracket

This is Barack Obama’s NCAA bracket. Would it be entirely cruel and irrational of us to pick it apart for political motivations. Yes, obviously. Will that stop us? Hell no! Have at it in the comments. UPDATE: I didn’t realize it was cut off — here’s a link. 00...

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