Browsing First Round

UMBC Beats Virginia

NCAA Tournament: First Round Scores, Day 2

Posted on 17 Mar, 2018, by in College Basketball

In a day filled with lower seed wins, none ring as louder as UMBC stunning Virginia, the first ever win by a #16 seed against a #1 seed, in what … More

Buffalo Beats Arizona

NCAA Tournament: First Round Scores, Day 1

Posted on 16 Mar, 2018, by in College Basketball

The first day of the 2018 NCAA Tournament included easy wins for favorites like Villanova, Duke and Kansas, while plenty of brackets got busted thanks to Buffalo beating Arizona and Loyola-Chicago stunning Miami. More

James Harden, Russell Westbrook

2017 NBA Playoffs: Predictions for all 8 First Round Series

Posted on 14 Apr, 2017, by in NBA

The regular season is over, which means it’s time for the 2017 NBA playoffs to begin. The defending champions, Cleveland Cavaliers, kick off the postseason with game 1 in their first round series against the Indiana Pacers. We’ve got our predictions for that series and the other 7, including the intriguing Thunder-Rockets series, which will provide a platform for MVP candidates Russell Westbrook and James Harden to duel with stats. More

First Round Pick of the 2016 NFL Draft

Posted on 29 Apr, 2016, by in NFL

The first day & round of the 2016 NFL draft stood out for two reasons: The Ohio State Buckeyes having five players going in the first round, including three in the top 10; and Laremy Tunsil dropping to #13 with his Twitter & Instagram accounts getting hacked, followed by him pretty much admitted to getting paid by Ole Miss. More

NFL Draft – First Round Quarterbacks Over the Last 10 Years

Posted on 24 Apr, 2016, by in NFL

Quarterbacks always get more attention than anyone else in the draft, and there’s plenty of pressure on first round QBs taken, often seen as the new face of the franchise, although most of the time, that attempt falls flat on its face. More

First Round NBA Playoffs Series Schedule

Posted on 14 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

The end of the regular season is followed with a very short rest before the NBA playoffs begin on Saturday, April 16. Four first round series kick off that day: … More

NCAA Tournament Upsets & Scores on Day 2 of the First Round

Posted on 19 Mar, 2016, by in College Basketball

The second day of the 2016 NCAA Tournament as the day of upsets and drama. From Middle Tennessee sending Michigan State home, to Northern Iowa beating Texas on a half-court buzzer beater, Iowa using a putback to beat Temple with time running out and Stephen F. Austin using the chaos of playing West Virginia to their advantage in another major surprise. More

NCAA Tournament Day 1 Games Scores & Bracket

Posted on 18 Mar, 2016, by in College Basketball

The first day of the 2016 NCAA Tournament had seven lower seeded teams winning their first round games, with the standouts beating Wichita State stifling Arizona, Gonzaga cruising against Seton … More

2015 NFL Draft – First Round Selections & Most Productive Conferences

Posted on 1 May, 2015, by in Featured, NFL

There was nothing surprising about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers taking Jameis Winston out of Florida State with the first overall pick, followed by another quarterback, Marcus Mariota from Oregon, picked second by the Tennessee Titans. Slightly more surprising were the conference splits, as the ACC and Pac-12 led the way with nine players each taken in the first round. The Washington Huskies were the school with the most selected players in the first round. More

NBA Playoffs – Mavericks vs Rockets Game 2 Predictions

Posted on 21 Apr, 2015, by in NBA

Playoff basketball is full of psychological warfare, but if Chandler Parsons is indeed injured and won’t play in game 2 of the series between the Houston Rockets and the Dallas Mavericks, the Mavs are in big trouble, already down 1-0 to begin with. More