Tag Archive: March Madness

Mar 30

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/30-04/05

MLB Opening Night is Sunday, with the official Opening Day slated for Monday, April 4. Sunday night, St. Louis will be at Pittsburgh, Chicago Cubs will be at LA Angels, Toronto will be at Tampa Bay, and NY Mets will …

Mar 23

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/23-03/29

March Madness never disappoints. The first round saw several major upsets, including Hawaii over Cal, S.F. Austin over West Virginia, AR Little Rock over Purdue, Yale over Baylor, and the big daddy of them all, Middle Tennessee State over Michigan …

Mar 16

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/16-03/22

March Madness tipped off on Tuesday, but the actual First Round starts on Thursday. Per usual, there is plenty of hype surrounding who was left on, and off, the bracket. This 2016 tournament includes the losingest group of teams ever, …

Mar 14

2016 March Madness Preview

Whether you’re ready for March Madness or not, it is happening. Yesterday was Selection Sunday, and it turns out we’re in store for the losingest NCAA tournament field ever, so prepare yourself for an exciting tournament, and quite a few …

Mar 09

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/09-03/15

Spring Training rolls on, with Opening Night set for Sunday, April 3. As many clubs spend their time filling out roster spots, several questions still remain. One-time pitching wonder, Tim Lincecum, has yet to find a home, though San …

Feb 24

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 02/24-03/01

Spring Training games start on Tuesday, March 1, when Pittsburgh plays Detroit, Baltimore plays Atlanta, Toronto plays Philadelphia, and Cincinnati plays Cleveland. While the games are little more than a warm-up and an opportunity to see prospects fight for an …

Feb 22

Prepping for March Madness

The 2016 NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament is less than a month away. For the sake of brevity, we’ll stick with March Madness. The format is largely the same, with 68 teams set to enter, and only one leaving …

Feb 10

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 02/10-02/16

NBA takes center stage for a couple months, post-NFL, pre-MLB. Now that football has concluded, all eyes shift to the Golden State Warriors and their record-setting pace, chasing 73 wins and back-to-back titles. Stephen Curry & Co. seem unstoppable, but …

Mar 30

… And Then There Were 4: 2015 Final Four Preview

With no offense intended to Dayton or Connecticut last year, the 2015 Final Four feels like we may have the four most deserving teams playing out for a championship.  America loves an underdog, but the NCAA Tournament has repeatedly been …

Mar 24

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 3/25-3/31

March Madness enters the second weekend Cinderella-less.  The lowest seed is UCLA, who drew #11, but the powerhouse program can hardly be considered a Cinderella.  They don’t even have any step-sisters!  Kentucky looks as dominant as they were expected to …

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