It finally happened! A 16 beat a 1 in the (men’s) NCAA Basketball Tournament! From a $10,000 cash giveaway to free pizza-like substances everyone is getting in on the madness! And did you think your favorite hot-take boys would be exempt? No sir/ma’am! We’ve still got some takes after some time to reflect. QUESTION: Was the 16 beating the 1 something of a letdown because it was a … Continue reading Was the UMBC win better or worse because it was a blowout?
Well if you want upsets, you may want to turn an eye to the NAIA Basketball Championship, going on as we speak in Kansas City, after the opening 16 games (they only have a 32-team tournament), The lower seed took home wins in eight of the games. Continue reading Not enough upsets in the NCAA Tournament? Try the NAIA Tournament!
But aside from the basketball, the main thing that everyone seemed to be talking about was how much they hated the camera view for the games that were in Boise. As soon as one of the channels went to a game that was in the Potato State and Taco Bell Arena, complaints started flying, with only one or two people, that I saw, saying they liked it. Continue reading Here’s why the NCAA Tournament camera view in Boise is so bad
One can’t help but wonder, if the TROOPS put together a team of all-stars (they’re all all-stars every year, but for this exercise we are only talking basketball) based on this season’s stats, could they make a deep run in the NCAA tournament? Continue reading Could The Troops make a deep run in the NCAA Tournament?
I say this every year and stand by it, but these games are bad, and are insanely unfair to half of the team who are forced to play in them each year. Continue reading Once again, the NCAA Tournament play-in games are trash and unfair