NCAA Tournament Preview: Minnesota vs. Xavier

By Mike Gallagher

So begins the most exciting sports event of the year.

Yeah, there’s the Super Bowl, the MLB playoffs, the BCS, but none compares to an event like this.  There’s simply nothing else like it. [Read more…]

College Hoops 101

By: David Kay

Six days until Selection Sunday.  Beginning tomorrow, non-stop college basketball all over the television.  The Sports Bank is THE place to go for everything you need to know about the conference tourneys, NCAA Tournament, and hell, even the NIT.

I will be live blogging this week during the Big East Tournament.  TSB founder Paul M. Banks will be covering the Big Ten Tournament this weekend in Indianapolis, the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament in Milwaukee, the Sweet 16 and Elite 8 in St. Louis, and the Final Four in Indianapolis.  Yes, Banks will be doing more traveling than Willy Loman during the next month.

Onto College Hoops 101… In this week’s edition conference tournament predictions, plus I am now just ten games away from hitting the 274-game watched mark.
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