1. NFL Draft: Players from Smaller Schools Not Giving Up Shot at Pro Ranks

    Most Division III football players see their playing careers end at the final whistle of their senior seasons. Don’t tell that to Matt Spitz, Jonathan Spring or James Starks, though...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 1,670 reads 1 comments

  2. Cleveland Cavaliers: An Ode to Devin Brown

    My friend TJ always had a saying in high school: "There's hope where there's no hope."To this day, I'm still not exactly sure as to what the hell that means, but I think it applies to the Cavs-Sixers game tonight...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 256 reads 0 comments

  3. Three Reasons Why the Cavs Will Win...and Three Reasons Why They'll Lose: Part Two

    Roughly ten months ago, I wrote a column before the NBA Finals. It was called “3 Reasons Why the Cavs Will Win (And 3 Reasons Why We’ll Lose)” and I started it by stating my belief that the Cavs would win the series in six games...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 362 reads 0 comments

  4. Arena Football and March Madness: In April?

    As if watching football in April wasn’t fun enough…My first Arena Football League experience came Saturday night as the Columbus Destroyers took on the Tampa Bay Storm...

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  5. MLB Opening Day: Tribe Takes Down White Sox

    I was sitting in the Capital sports information office this afternoon with my boss Lenny, watching the start of the Indians season opener, when our softball coach walked in.“It’s sunny? In Cleveland? In March?” she asked, dumbfounded...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 370 reads 3 comments

  6. Cavs Crushed By Pistons, Again

    I didn’t have a chance to watch the Cavs game last night, and I think it was a good thing. I saw the score at halftime (49-33) and thought, “Well, here comes another walloping from the Pistons...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 497 reads 4 comments

  7. Davidson-Wisconsin: Stephen Curry Leads Wildcats to Elite Eight

    Can anybody tell me if Joe Krabbenhoft has landed yet, or is he still flying past Stephen Curry?In the defining moment of Davidson’s blasting of Big 10 champ Wisconsin tonight, ...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 1,598 reads 0 comments

  8. NCAA Tournament: Thoughts Going into the Sweet 16

    Quick thoughts on the NCAA Tournament...1. Sunday’s afternoon games exemplify what March Madness is all about. Greg Gumbel was about to go nuts as CBS kept switching back-and-forth between ...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 2,555 reads 4 comments

  9. Carolina Blue: Duke Be-Deviled Since Winning 2001 Title

    I saw it coming, ever since the Sweet 16 two years ago.Unable to shoot, unable to corral key rebounds, a highly touted Duke team featuring seniors in JJ Redick and Shelden Williams lost to LSU...

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  10. NCAA Tournament and NBA Regular Season: A Good Friday of Hoops

    Following a largely stinker of a day of hoops to start the Madness, the NCAA Tournament roared back with a resounding day of play on Friday.Just one game went right down to the wire on Thursday (Duke-Belmont)...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 562 reads 0 comments

  11. By George: Tallest College Basketball Player Wows Columbus Fans

    How tall is 7-foot-7 Kenny George of UNC-Asheville?So tall that his head almost grazes the bottom of the net when he walks underneath the basket.So tall that his warm-up jersey didn’t even reach his belly button...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 1,994 reads 2 comments

  12. Strange Magic: Cleveland Cavaliers Blasted in Fourth by Orlando

    I was really excited about the moves the Cleveland Cavaliers made at the trade deadline. Ben Wallace, Wally Szczerbiak, Delonte West, and Joe Smith—major upgrades, on paper, over Larry ...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 892 reads 2 comments

  13. NCAA Tournament: Bubblicious Teams

    Shocking news today—OSU did not earn an at large bid into the NCAA Tournament. I had mentally prepared myself for this inevitability since—I don’t know, the end of ...

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