1. How Florida Gulf Coast Is Redefining 'Cinderella' in NCAA Tournament

    Florida Gulf Coast is the story of this NCAA tournament and anyone who predicted it either has an affinity for eagles or lives in Fort Myers...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 1,441 reads 2 comments

  2. NCAA Tournament 2013: Power Ranking the Sweet 16 Teams

    The East is chalk, the West is confusing, the Midwest is still stacked and the South is Florida Gulf Coast...

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  3. Tubby Smith Fired: Will Minnesota Shoot the Moon and Land VCU's Shaka Smart?

    Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague canned Tubby Smith on Monday, and the move could either bring "Havoc" or havoc to Minneapolis...

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  4. The Biggest Weakness of Every Sweet 16 Team

    If the first weekend of the NCAA tournament taught us anything, it's time to throw out the seeds. The tournament is all about matchups now and seeding hardly matters...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 37,099 reads 58 comments

  5. Florida Gulf Coast Basketball: Most Dazzling Images of Cinderella's Sweet 16 Run

    The school that's barely a teenager and the coach with the hot wife are headed to the Sweet 16. Florida Gulf Coast, in its 11th year as basketball program and third year as a Division I school, is the first No...

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  6. UNC vs. Kansas: Baby Heels Weren't Ready for Big Stage, Need to Stay in School

    North Carolina sophomore James Michael McAdoo sat in front of his locker on Sunday night and was asked whether he had decided if he'll be headed to the NBA. Minutes earlier, sophomore P...

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  7. Temple vs. Indiana: Did Victor Oladipo Just Have His POY Moment?

    Victor Oladipo had his Player of the Year moment on Sunday afternoon. With the entire country watching and Hoosier nation on edge, Oladipo delivered the game-deciding three-pointer to hold off Temple, 58-52 , in Dayton, Ohio...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 9,343 reads 70 comments

  8. Ben Howland Fired: Ranking the Best Candidates to Replace Him as UCLA Coach

    One of the best jobs in college basketball is now open after UCLA has notified Ben Howland that he will be fired, according to a report from Yahoo! Sports . A source told told SNY...

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  9. Teams on Upset Alert in Day 6 of NCAA Tournament

    Who will be the next Georgetown or New Mexico? Upsets become less and less common the deeper we get in the NCAA tournament, but this isn't just any other year. Sunday could be another wild day...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 23,273 reads 31 comments

  10. Kansas Basketball: Will Facing Roy Williams Put Jayhawks Back on Track Again?

    Kansas guard Elijah Johnson spoke in somber tones late Friday night inside KU ’s locker room until a reporter asked about North Carolina. Immediately, Johnson perked up...

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  11. Power Ranking the Remaining 32 Teams in NCAA Tournament

    Remember that brackets are recyclable. Most are ready for the waste after a crazy first two days of the 2013 NCAA tournament. Georgetown, a team that some argued should have been ranked No...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 6,655 reads 11 comments

  12. Why Florida Gulf Coast Is the Ultimate Cinderella

    Florida Gulf Coast coach Andy Enfield grew up as the son of a coach in Shippensburg, Pa., a town about 150 miles from Philadelphia, where history happened on Friday night. As a young boy, Enfield dreamt of games like a 78-68 win over No...

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  13. Marshall Henderson: Does Chaos Surrounding Ole Miss Star Hurt Opponents?

    Marshall Henderson took shots Friday that would make chuckers blush. He yelled at the officials. He yelled at himself. He yelled at the Ole Miss fans. He pounded his chest. He stuck out his tongue...

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  14. Teams on Upset Alert in Day 4 of NCAA Tournament

    Harvard, you provided the madness. The first day of the tourney (the play-in round does not count) nearly made it to the end without a great Cinderella story. Sorry New Mexico. It had to happen...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 26,135 reads 20 comments

  15. Gonzaga Basketball: Did Southern Expose No. 1 Seed as a Fraud?

    The "Gonzaga is a product of its schedule" club nearly had validation. The Zags survived a scare from Southern with a 64-58 win on Thursday in Salt Lake City in a game that came down to the final minute...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 28,628 reads 145 comments

  16. Will a No. 16 Seed Ever Beat a No. 1 Seed?

    In the NCAA tournament, only one seed is still waiting for its "One Shining Moment." The poor No. 16. Those guys never win. Like, literally never. They've tossed the ball up 112 times and not once has Cinderella worn No...

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  17. Blueprint to Beat the Top Seeds in 2013 NCAA Tournament

    The teams on the top two lines in the NCAA tournament this season have lost to (skip to the next paragraph if you have a weak stomach) Florida Gulf Coast, a Larry Bird-less Indiana State, TCU and South Florida...

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  18. Where to Take Your Biggest Gambles in Picking Your NCAA Bracket

    The key to winning a bracket pool is to take some gambles, but to do so within reason. Don't be a contrarian just to be a contrarian...

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  19. Joe Lunardi, Jerry Palm and the Birth of Bracketology

    Midway through the 2003-04 season, Joe Lunardi of ESPN.com was one of the only Bracketologists that did not have Saint Joseph's as a No. 1 seed...

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  20. 8 Post-Selection Sunday Bracket Tips

    Picking mascots is one way to fill out a bracket. Being informed sounds logical. Granted, maybe not as fun. But you don't enter an office pool for fun...

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  21. NCAA Bracket 2013 Predictions: Upset Picks for Round of 64

    Time to impress your friends with some upset specials. The key to picking a good upset is to find a strength for the underdog that is a weakness for the favorite. A good coach will exploit that, and there are plenty of them on this list...

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  22. Blueprint of an NCAA Basketball Champion

    The regular season ended a week ago for the Indiana Hoosiers, with the Michigan Wolverines' Jordan Morgan nearly tipping in a Trey Burke missed layup in the final seconds...

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  23. Breaking Down How the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee Picks the Field

    When the NCAA tournament selection committee hands in its 68-team bracket early Sunday evening, the committee will have finished what is essentially a season-long research project...

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  24. Ranking the Most Likely No. 1 Seeds in the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    At this point in most college basketball seasons, the No. 1 seeds are already set. Conference tournaments might influence how the No...

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  25. March Madness Sleeper Series: How Saint Mary's Could Shock the World

    Saint Mary's run through the WCC should have been good enough to earn a championship and a lot of attention nationally. The Gaels went 14-2 and won 10 of those games by double digits...

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