College Basketball

Final Four: Enter WFNY’s NCAA Tournament Challenge

We had hoped of getting this to the masses earlier this week, but better late than never. The details are as follows: You’ll want to go here — Yahoo! Sports Tournament Pick’em If there are issues, the group number is 173147; the password is wfny Winner will get a slew of WFNY swag thrown their

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Buckeyes, College Basketball

The Diff: NCAA tournament bracket math

The Diff

Hope you had fun reading through an abbreviated version of my thesis research on baseball attendance last week. I could talk about projected Cleveland Indians attendance numbers all day, especially with an Akron Aeros tie-in. Now, this week, we’re heading over to college basketball. March means madness. It’s one of the most fun sports times

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College Basketball

Despite loss, Akron Zips still an NCAA tournament threat

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All good things must come to an end eventually. And for the Mid-American Conference’s Akron Zips, that had to mean its 19-game winning streak, the longest of the 2012-13 college basketball season. The run ended Saturday night at Buffalo, a tough setting in the past for Keith Dambrot’s teams. The Bulls built an early lead

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Buckeyes, College Basketball

Big Ten Basketball – The Bizarro World

Tyler Griffey was riding high after his uncontested layup at 0.9 seconds lifted the Illini over the No. 1 Hoosiers, 74-72.

In case you have been all football all the time and have not paid the least bit of attention to what is going on in College Basketball so far, your old friend and College Hoops Honk is here to get you up to speed with the best conference in America. My man @ClevTA (a must-follow

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College Basketball, CSU Vikings

Cleveland State Preview: Season Tips Off With Waters Getting A Seven-Year Extension

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Since the salad days of Kevin Mackey, the “Run and Stun,” and Ken “The Mouse ” McFadden, there were some seriously lean times for the Cleveland State Men’s College Basketball team. From Mike Boyd to the disastrous Rollie Massimino hire to Mike Garland, the program was headed in the wrong direction. Enter Gary Waters. The former head

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Buckeyes, College Basketball, Headlines

Buckeyes ranked fourth in pre-season AP poll

For the second straight season The Ohio State men’s basketball team enters the year ranked in the Associated Press top five. The Buckeyes start the season ranked fourth, matching their ranking in the pre-season coaches’ poll. The top five in the AP poll looks identical to the rankings as voted on by the coaches. Indiana is

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Buckeyes, College Basketball, Headlines

Ohio State picked 3rd in Big Ten; Craft and Thomas honored

The Ohio State men’s basketball team was picked by conference media to finish third in the Big Ten pre-season rankings. The rankings were announced prior to the Big Ten’s media day, with Indiana being chosen as the conference favorite and Michigan picked as runners-up. The Buckeyes, ranked fourth in the national coaches’ poll, return three starters including

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College Basketball

TD’s Tuesday NCAA Tournament Thoughts

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I know baseball is right around the corner, the Cavs are in full swing (as you know, I’m NBA Free), and the Browns draft and QB situation are on the top of everybody’s mind these days, but I am all in for the NCAA Tournament right now. Everything else gets put on hold during these

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Buckeyes, College Basketball, CSU Vikings

WFNY Bracket Challenge – Winning

Charlie Sheen is in town tonight and some people are pretending like this whole deal wasn’t played out two days after it started. Similarly, that championship game was played out about two minutes in. When a buzzer-beating three pointer to end the first half represents 15% of your previous point total, you know the game

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