1. NCAA Tournament 2010: Previewing the Midwest and South Regionals

    It had the country screaming “Ali Farouck,” the Bluegrass yelling “Go Big Blue,” and Syracuse fans thinking “Onuakwho?” What a memorable weekend for college basketball...

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  2. What a Start for March Madness and the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament

    Roll out the red carpet, March madness has arrived in grand fashion. Three overtime games, four buzzer beaters and seven higher seeds advancing highlighted day one of the NCAA tournament...

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  3. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week Five)

    Another Close Call: I said it last week and I’ll say it again, “Good teams find a way to win close games.” Charles Scott’s 33-yard scamper gave LSU a second straight last minute victory, ...

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  4. College Football Wordplay from A to Z: September Surprises and October Predictions

    The month of September has provided surprises, disappointments, huge upsets and two Heisman trophy winners go down with injuries...

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  5. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z ("September Surprises")

    And once again The month of September has provided surprises, disappointments, huge upsets and injuries to two Heisman trophy winners...

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  6. ACC Tourney Preview

    When: Mar. 12-15 Where: Georgia Dome, Atlanta Outlook: Wake Forest, Clemson and Florida State are all playing to improve seeding and assure a protected seed in the NCAA tournament. While Virginia Tech, Miami and Maryland are trying to play their way in.

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  7. Big East Tourney Preview

    When: Mar. 10-14 Where: Madison Square Garden, New York City Outlook: And just when you thought March couldn’t get any better. All 16 teams from the Big East will make the trip to Madison Square Garden this year...

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  8. Big Ten Tourney Preview

    When: Mar. 12-15 Where: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis Outlook: Five teams (Penn State, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Ohio State) are still trying to impress the committee, in what should be the most competitive conference tournaments...

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  9. Pac-10 Tourney Preview

    When: Mar. 11-14 Where: Staples Center, Los Angeles Outlook: Many storylines emerged in the Pac-10 this season: The Washington Huskies won their first outright conference title since 1953; ...

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  10. Big XII Tourney Preview

    hen: March 11-14 Where: Ford Center, Oklahoma City Outlook: With Oklahoma State and Texas A&M making late pushes, the Big XII tourney opening round could be very meaningful to bubble teams around the country...

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  11. SEC Tourney Preview

    Outlook: The conference has had one of its worst season’s in recent memory. Only Tennessee and LSU are locks for the tournament, and perennial powers Kentucky and Florida are in jeopardy of missing the tournament all together...

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  12. College Basketball Wordplay: From A to Z (2/16-2/22)

    COLLEGE BASKETBALL WORDPLAY: From A to Z (2/16 to 2/22) And One Pittsburgh climbed back to the top of the polls this week, becoming the first team this year to regain the number one spot...

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  13. College Basketball Wordplay

    And One Indiana wins a conference game, ending the school's longest losing streak ever at 11. Enjoy the champagne Hoosiers, because it might be the last time you celebrate all season...

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  14. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week 12)

    College Football week of 11/15/08 Apple Cup This year’s edition of Washington-Washington State will most likely draw the worst TV ratings of the 2008 college football season, ...

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  15. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week 11)

    College Football week of 11/08/08 Above average Texas Tech got offensive on Oklahoma State Saturday night, racking up 629 yards of total offense on a Cowboy defense that coming into the contest was only allowing 21 points per-game...

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  16. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week 10)

    College Football week of Nov. 1, 2008 Avengers Tim Tebow and the superhero Florida Gators got payback in the best way Saturday...

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  17. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week Nine)

    College Football week of Oct. 25, 2008 Arena Football The Boomer Sooner offense took off early and often once again this weekend...

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  18. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week Eight)

    Eric Thomason addresses the weekly college football world through a series of quick, short and trivial outtakes he likes to call Wordplay...

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  19. College Football Wordplay: Wedding Edition (Week Seven)

    College Football week of 10/11/08 This weekend I took time off from my college football obsession to attend one of my best friends' weddings back in Texas. “Congrats bud, you and Shenna make a wonderful team...

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  20. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week Six)

    Eric Thomason addresses the weekly college football world through a series of quick, short, comical puns he likes to call word play...

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  21. Winner's End

    Winner's End: A Backyard Game A short essay on tearing my shoulder. A cool summer breeze gently blows at my backside as I walk back toward the pitcher's mound. The pain begins to shot from my elbow all the way to my shoulder now...

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  22. NCAA Football Game Notes: Oklahoma vs. Iowa State (2007)

    10/20/07 Oklahoma vs. Iowa State Box Score 1 2 3 4 T #5 OKLA (7-1) 0 0 7 10 17 ISU (1-7) 7 0 0 0 7 Game Notes First Quarter Iowa State holds OU to a three-and-out to start the game...

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  23. Three and Out NFL (Week 8 2007)

    NFL week eight 2007 Enfuego: 1. Tom Brady: I mean, he’s probably only the best quarterback ever. The guy's so hot right now, Satan wouldn’t even touch him. Brady and his hell boys, Welker and Moss, are on a tear right now...

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  24. Five and Out (Big East 2006)

    Big East week of 11/02/06 Game of the week #3 West Virginia 34 at #5 Louisville 44:It was the first time the country had shifted its attention to the Big East since Donavan McNabb was playing...

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  25. College Football Wordplay: From A to Z (Week 4 2007)

    College football week of 9/15/07 Accomplishments: I’ll start off a little different this week and try not to bash two of the classiest guys in college football. Jim Tressel with his Mr...

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