THIS YEAR’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT HAS PROVIDED MANY UPSETS, AND NOW FOUR SURPRISES ARE PART OF THE SWEET 16…
FLORIDA GULF COAST (15), LA SALLE (13) AND OREGON (12) ARE DOUBLE-DIGIT SEEDS THAT HAVE ADVANCED TO THE SWEET 16, WHILE WICHITA STATE (9) IS ALSO HOPING TO MAKE A RUN TO THE FINAL FOUR IN ATLANTA.
THERE STILL ARE SOME TRADITIONAL POWERS IN THE MIX HOWEVER… LOUISVILLE, DUKE, KANSAS, MICHIGAN, MICHIGAN STATE, FLORIDA, INDIANA, MARQUETTE, OHIO STATE AND SYRACUSE ARE ALL FORMER NATIONAL CHAMPS HOPING TO CLAIM ANOTHER TITLE FROM A TOP-SEED POSITION. Continue Reading
Yemen's pro-government fighters get arms shipments
SANAA, YEMEN: Pro-government fighters in Yemen have received weapons shipments in the war-torn city of Aden, as Shiite rebels scramble to deploy reinforcements, military officials from both sides said Sunday.