Men’s College Hoops: Florida Gulf Coast, La Salle Advance As Sweet 16 Surprises

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

NHL: Blues Fall To Calgary

THE ST. LOUIS BLUES COULD NOT TAKE CARE OF BUSINESS SUNDAY AGAINST CALGARY…  

THE BLUES LOST TO THE CALGARY FLAMES 3-2 SUNDAY. THE CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS WERE OFF.  

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CHICAGO BEAT MINNESOTA 104-97 SUNDAY… Continue Reading

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Men’s College Hoops: Iowa State, Illinois Drop Tight Games

THE IOWA STATE CYCLONES AND ILLINOIS FIGHTING ILLINI MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAMS ARE OUT OF THE NCAA TOURNAMENT… BUT NOT BEFORE BOTH TEAMS GAVE A PAIR OF TWO SEEDS TOUGH FIGHTS.  

THE CYCLONES CAME BACK FROM 13 POINTS DOWN TO TIE OHIO STATE LATE IN SUNDAY’S GAME, BUT THEN BUCKEYES POINT GUARD AARON CRAFT HIT A THREE-POINTER WITH A HALF-SECOND TO GO TO BEAT IOWA STATE 78-75…  

A POINT GUARD ALSO HELPED TO DEFEAT ILLINOIS SUNDAY… MIAMI POINT MAN SHANE LARKIN DRILLED A THREE-POINTER WITH A MINUTE LEFT TO GIVE THE HURRICANES THE LEAD FOR GOOD AGAINST THE ILLINI… Continue Reading