Archive for the ‘NCAA Tournament’ Category

Notre Dame is On Its Way to Being a Big East Casualty

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

It is not a good time for the Notre Dame basketball team right now. Gone are the happy-go-lucky days of making many 3-pointers. Those moments have been replaced with long faces and quiet locker rooms. As a man named Heath Ledger would say if he were alive and wearing lots of ...

A Super Sweet 16 Preview (Friday Edition)

Thursday, March 27th, 2008

Actually McD, the Anchorman references will be alright. I think it just makes me Veronica Corningstone. I'm not quite sure how I feel about that. OK, I'm posting the Friday installment of my Super Sweet 16 Preview before Thursday's games even start because I actually have to work all night. ...

A Super Sweet 16 Preview (Thursday Edition)

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Alright, boys and girls, the tournament is back. Before I go into a sedentary state of marathon basketball watching, my first act as a member of Rumors and Rants is to bring you my comprehensive preview of Thursday's Sweet 16 games. This should get you ready. Be on the ...

Ready for Prime Time Players

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

We've already discussed the biggest chumps of the tournament. Now let's get a quick rundown of those who shined in the first two rounds.STEPHEN CURRYAt what point do we stop referring to Stephen Curry as "Dell Curry's son" and start referring to Dell Curry as "Stephen Curry's dad?" I vote ...

Not Ready For Prime Time Players

Monday, March 24th, 2008

As Luther Vandross will remind us in a couple weeks, there was no shortage of shining moments during the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament. But we'll get to those later. Let's start off with the stuff that sucked. You know, the people who showed us they are nowhere near ...

Wrapping Up The NIT First Round

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

Since it's NCAA tournament time, we here at Rumors and Rants know what you really need for your basketball jones. No, it's not Thursday and Friday off of work or a television in your cubicle. It's a wrap-up of the first round of NIT games! OK, so you didn't know ...

NCAA Day 1 running blog thingy

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

I am pretty sure that no one actually reads running blogs, so I am not entirely sure why I'm doing one. But this is a day unlike any other on the glorious sporting calendar (well, I guess it's a little bit like tomorrow) so I'm willing to make an exception.There ...