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NCAA Tournament: Elite Eight Scores

Posted on 28 Mar, 2016, by in College Basketball

The Elite Eight round is over, on to the Final Four. ACC day ended with North Carolina beating Notre Dame as expected, while Syracuse carried on their us-against-the-world run with a huge comeback against Virginia, setting themselves up with a game against the Tar Heels, while on the other end of the Final Four bracket await Oklahoma or Villanova. More

Elite Eight Predictions: Notre Dame vs North Carolina, Syracuse vs Virginia

Posted on 27 Mar, 2016, by in College Basketball

Whatever happens on the second day of Elite Eight basketball, two ACC teams will move on to the Final Four and play each other. Syracuse open the day facing number one seed Virginia, followed by the other number one team, North Carolina, taking on Notre Dame. More

NCAA Tournament Elite Eight Scores

Posted on 27 Mar, 2016, by in College Basketball

The first half of the Elite Eight round is finished, with the number two seeds beating the number one teams to make it into the Final Four: Villanova over Kansas with some fantastic defense, while Oklahoma let Buddy Hield do most of the offensive work against Oregon. More

NCAA Tournament Elite Eight Predictions: Villanova vs Kansas, Oklahoma vs Oregon

Posted on 26 Mar, 2016, by in College Basketball

The first half of the Elite Eight weekend in the NCAA Tournament gives us two number one vs number two games: Oklahoma playing Oregon in Anaheim and Villanova facing off against Kansas in Louisville. More

NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen Scores

Posted on 26 Mar, 2016, by in College Basketball

The ACC swept the second day of the Sweet Sixteen, with North Carolina, Virginia, Notre Dame and Syracuse advancing into the Elite Eight, as all the higher seeds won their games for a second straight night. More

Rugby World Cup – The Eight Teams in the Quarter Finals

Posted on 12 Oct, 2015, by in Rugby

The 2015 Rugby World Cup is getting to the point of the really interesting matches, the quarter finals. Here are some short team profiles for the Elite Eight: New Zealand, Australia, Ireland, Wales, South Africa, Argentina, France and Scotland. More

Duke Over Gonzaga – Freshmen Keep Paving the Way

Posted on 30 Mar, 2015, by in NBA

Everyone is against one-and-done’s at least on the outside, but no one minds when they take you into the Final Four, and Duke are riding the wave of freshman success, beating Gonzaga 66-52, led by Justise Winslow, Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones. More

Michigan State Over Louisville – Seeding Doesn’t Mean Anything

Posted on 30 Mar, 2015, by in NBA

In possibly the best game of the 2015 NCAA Tournament Michigan State beat Louisville 76-70 in overtime, carrying too much momentum into the final five minutes to be denied another trip into the Final Four, a 7th for head coach Tom Izzo. More

NCAA Tournament – Teams of the Elite Eight

Posted on 28 Mar, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

The ACC, with three teams (Duke, Louisville, Notre Dame) leads the conferences in Elite Eight representation, followed by the Big Ten (Michigan State, Wisconsin) with two. The SEC (with Kentucky), Pac-12 (Arizona) and WCC (Gonzaga) have just one team each left in the 2015 NCAA Tournament. More

NCAA Tournament – Elite Eight Predictions (Kentucky vs Michigan, UConn vs Michigan State)

Posted on 30 Mar, 2014, by in NBA

Two teams from the same state on the same night of the Elite Eight, as UConn take on Michigan State followed by the big game of the evening, Kentucky playing against Michigan to wrap up the picture of the NCAA Tournament’s Final Four for 2014. More