1. How Sweet it is - Boston

    The East regionals will tip off tonight in Boston, featuring the top-four seeds all taking the court at the TD Banknorth Garden.The No. 1 Pittsburgh Panthers (30-4) will face the No...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about over 5 years ago 27 reads 0 comments

  2. How Sweet it is - Glendale

    The West region in Glendale will tip off tonight at the University of Phoenix Stadium.Let's take a look at the West region games.The No. 5 Purdue Boilermakers (27-9) will take on the No...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about over 5 years ago 33 reads 0 comments

  3. VCU Rams Head Basketball Coach Anthony Grant Meets with Alabama Officials

    Reports out of Tuscaloosa say Virginia Commonwealth University Rams head basketball coach Anthony Grant arrived this morning and has been meeting with University of Alabama officials...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about over 5 years ago 383 reads 0 comments

  4. Nittany Lions Advance to the Garden

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- The Penn State Nittany Lions were five seconds away from falling to George Mason in the first round of the NIT. They hit the three at the buzzer and went on to win by four in overtime...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about over 5 years ago 29 reads 0 comments

  5. Alabama Basketball: Talking to VCU's Grant About Coaching Vacancy

    It has not even been one week since the VCU Rams lost by a single point to the UCLA Bruins in Philadelphia, but the Alabama Crimson Tide are wasting no time in attempting to get Anthony Grant as their next head coach...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about over 5 years ago 68 reads 0 comments

  6. Cleveland State-Wake Forest: South Beach is Upset City

    After a 23-year hiatus from the Big Dance, the Cleveland State Vikings rocked the bracket pools by defeating the No. 4 seeded Wake Forest Demon Deacons 84-69 Friday night at American Airlines Arena in Miami...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 77 reads 1 comments

  7. Numero Unos Roll in Day One

    The No. 1 North Carolina Tarheels and the No. 1 Connecticut Huskies took the court for their first-round games yesterday.Entering the 2009 NCAA Tournament, No. 1 seeds were 96-0 all-time in 1st-round games against 16th-seeded teams...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 19 reads 0 comments

  8. VCU-UCLA: Eric Maynor, Rams Fall Short Against Bruins

    The CAA champion Virginia Commonwealth Rams were back in the Big Dance after a one-year hiatus and had a big test against another titan in college basketball, the UCLA Bruins...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 216 reads 0 comments

  9. The Madness Has Begun

    I'll keep this short and sweet. The NCAA Tournament will begin on CBS tomorrow at 12 p.m.!!! The best time of the year has arrived...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 25 reads 0 comments

  10. George Mason-Penn State: Patriots Travel to Happy Valley for NIT Matchup

    Mason's season is not over yet. While they cannot win the NCAA title, they have the opportunity to play in the National Invitational Tournament, which kicks off on Tuesday night.The Patriots will travel to State College, Penn...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 31 reads 0 comments

  11. It's March Madness Time: Put Your Dancing Shoes on...Only the Ones Invited

    Sixty-five teams...one dream of becoming National Champion this season. Well, you have seven Big East teams dancing—three of which are one seeds in their region.Then there are those who were left off the manifest for the Big Dance...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 119 reads 0 comments

  12. Cardinals Too Much for Flynn, 'Cuse in Title Game

    NEW YORK—The Louisville Cardinals were crowned Big East champions for the first time since joining the conference after they defeated the Syracuse Orange 76-66 Saturday nights at Madison Square Garden...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  13. Syracuse Orangeman and UConn Huskies Have Classic 6 OT Battle MSG

    The best-of-the-best was the battle between No. 6 Syracuse and No. 3 UConn. Jim Boeheim and Jim Calhoun must love to have classics every time they play...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 42 reads 1 comments

  14. Big 12 and Big East: Chaos in Conference Tourneys

    The Big XII was turned upside down today. Only one of the four top-seeded teams advanced to the semi-finals.The No. 1 Kansas Jayhawks fell to the No. 9 Baylor Bears 71-64, the No. 5 Texas Longhorns knocked out the No...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 62 reads 0 comments

  15. College Basketball Primed and Ready To Dance

    Thus far, 11 teams have punched their tickets to the Big Dance. In lieu of upsets—which are bound to happen quite frequently this week—some bubble teams' hopes are beginning to burst and will be relegated to play in the NIT...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 23 reads 0 comments

  16. George Mason's Tourney Hopes Still Alive

    Let me clear that title up. I am not referring to the NCAA Tournament, unfortunately. Mason had an opportunity to secure an auto-bid, had they defeated the Rams of VCU...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 26 reads 0 comments

  17. Cam Long is Clutch

    Sophomore guard Cam Long has proven he needs to be the guy to have the last shot in any situation. His daggers in the Colonial Athletic Association conference tournament have propelled ...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 38 reads 0 comments

  18. Championship Week: Vermont, Binghamton Headline America East Tournament

    The Vermont Catamounts and Binghamton Bearcats headline the America East tournament, which begins tonight. Every game will be held in Albany at SEFCU Arena, except for the America East ...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  19. Championship Week: Davidson Seeks Fourth Straight Southern Conference Title

    The Southern Conference will tip off its conference tournament in Chattanooga at McKenzie Arena today at noon.The pairings are split between the north (N) and south (S).The No. 4N Appalachian State Mountaineers (12-17, 9-11 SOCON) will play the No...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  20. Championship Week: Mount St. Mary's Looks to Repeat As Northeast Champs

    Mount St. Mary's will look to repeat as Northeast Conference champions, but they will do so against a team that has run away with the season title. The Robert Morris Colonials headline the tournament that begins at 7 p...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  21. Championship Week: Missouri Valley Tourney Kicks Off Tonight

    The No. 1 Northern Iowa Panthers (20-10, 14-4 MVC) and the No. 2 Creighton Bluejays (25-6, 14-4 MVC) headline the 2009 Missouri Valley Conference tournament which begins tonight in St...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  22. Previewing Sun Belt Championship Week

    The Sun Belt Conference tournament will begin on Mar. 4 at the higher seeds for the first round. The quarterfinals through the championship will be held at Summit Arena in Hot Springs, Ark...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 111 reads 0 comments

  23. NCAA Basketball Championship Week—Horizon League

    Championship Week is here! The Horizon League, most likely a one-bid league if Butler wins, tips off in just a matter of moments.The No. 1 Butler Bulldogs (25-4, 15-3 Horizon) and the No...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 183 reads 0 comments

  24. Big South Set for Championship Week

    The Big South conference tournament tips off tonight, with four quarterfinal matchups. There will be a lot of scoring in this tournament and there are a few teams who could win this automatic bid to the Big Dance...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 40 reads 1 comments

  25. Championship Week: Patriot League

    The Patriot League tournament kicks off on Mar. 4. The eight-team tournament takes place at the higher seeds' home all the way to the championship game. American University, the top-seed, will look to defend their league title...

    Chris Brooks Written by Chris Brooks about almost 6 years ago 48 reads 0 comments