Articles Tagged with ncaa

ESPN Denies Bracket Contest Winner Prize Because Of His Age

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ESPN has reportedly denied a huge prize to the winner of their NCAA bracket contest because he’s just 12-years-old. Sam Holtz may only be in the sixth grade, but he was able to beat out 11.5 million entrants who all thought they could pick the teams who would make it to the championship. Not only… Read more »

Sam Dekker Heads To NBA, Leaves Legacy And Tribute To Wisconsin

Sam Dekker heads to NBA

Wisconsin college basketball standout Sam Dekker announced earlier today that he would forgo his final year in Madison and head to the NBA. Hot off an amazing Final Four win against an unbeaten Kentucky team and a tough NCAA championship loss (some would say referee-inspired loss) to an outstanding Duke team, Sam Dekker has announced… Read more »

Kirk Herbstreit Lit Up By FCS Coach

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ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit got into a bit of hot water with a coach on Saturday. During ESPN’s Gameday broadcast Herbstreit called out the SEC as several schools scheduled lower tier FCS schools this weekend. According to USA Today, Herbstreit called the games “the worst thing that goes on in college football,” and referred to… Read more »

Alabama Makes Its Case For NCAA Football Number One

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The list of unbeaten teams in college football has dwindled yet again. As reported by the Inquisitr, the Crimson Tide defeated number one Mississippi State 25-20, making their case as the best team in the country in the process. Yes, Florida State is still undefeated, but they have struggled mightily in recent weeks, including narrowly… Read more »

Coach K: Fighting ISIS Is Just Like Coaching Basketball

Duke coach doesn't like Obama's ISIS strategy

Legendary Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski spoke at an Association of the United States Army conference last month, where he spoke in front of hundreds of military officers, defense contractors, and Army supporters. In that conference, Coach K compared fighting the war against ISIS to coaching a basketball team, and criticized Barack Obama for being… Read more »

Tim Tebow: Gators Lack Identity, Leadership on Offense

Tebow criticizes Gators

Pressure is mounting on University of Florida head coach Will Muschamp as his Florida Gators are continuing to struggle this season. The latest criticism of Muschamp’s Gators came from former University of Florida quarterback and 2007 Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow. Tebow, who is currently a college football analyst for ESPN, weighed in on the… Read more »

Geno Auriemma Violated NCAA Rules By Calling Mo’ne Davis

Geno Auriemma Rules Violation Mo'Ne Davis

Geno Auriemma reportedly violated an NCAA secondary rule when he called Mo’ne Davis to congratulate her on her performance at the Little League World Series last month. The ace of the Philadelphia Taney Dragons team didn’t keep it a secret that she loves basketball even more than baseball. Auriemma is the head coach for the… Read more »

Ronan Farrow, Wolf Blitzer Confuse NAACP With NCAA [Video]

Ronan Farrow confuses NAACP with NCAA

The clip of Fox News anchor Heather Childers confusing the NAACP and the NCAA went viral across the internet, but she wasn’t the only one. MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow and CNN’s Wolf Blitzer both made the same on-air goof, although resulting in far less ridicule and mockery for whatever reason. See embedded videos below. You’ll recall… Read more »

WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar Returning To The UFC?

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Brock Lesnar has always been an athletic specimen that could be considered one of the best freak talents in the world. Even into his 30’s, he can do things that few people have the ability to do. His strength has not left him since the first day he arrived in WWE, and he was really… Read more »

Watch Virginia Vs Memphis, 2014 NCAA Tournament Round 3, Live Coverage

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The PNC Arena in Raleigh N.C will be the venue tonight for the latest March Madness match between Virginia And Memphis in round three of the 2014 NCAA Tournament. Fortunately for them, Virginia have had a number of contributions up and down the lineup. Joe Harris, and particularly Malcolm Brogdon, have both stepped up to… Read more »

Barry Switzer Says Johnny Manziel Is An “Arrogant Little Prick”

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It’s that time of year when NFL analysts (and everyone at your local sports bar) throw out their opinions of the incoming draft class, and former University of Oklahoma and Dallas Cowboys head coach Barry Switzer has let his feelings be known when it comes to incoming quarterback and former Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel…. Read more »