ACC Network Moving Along

This is going to be a nice, quick shout-out to all the Atlantic Coast Conference haters out there, especially that “dude from West Virginia”.   Remember all those folks who predicted doom and gloom for the upcoming ACC Network, particularly in the midst of all those layoffs at ESPN?  According to John Ourand and Michael…

No, the ACC is NOT Overrated

A lot of college basketball fans are VERY emotional right now, and for good reason. The NCAA Tournament had produced a plethora of surprises in the “Round of 32” – oh what the hell, the SECOND round (I will NEVER count the play-in games as part of the tournament, dammit).  As a result, lots of…

2017 NCAA Tournament Preview

NCAA tournament, arguably my favorite time of the year.   Even though my brackets will be set ablaze after the second round (again), I am looking forward to the paegentry.  This should be one helluva tournament. Let’s begin, shall we?… East Region Top four seeds: Villanova Duke Baylor Florida Dark horse: Virginia  Analysis: Villanova will…

Boeheim and Williams Ran Out of BLEEPs to Give

I am a 43-year-old man. While I can’t do many of the things I used to (running fast, jumping high, having high muscle flexibility), there are a few things I like about getting old. Becoming wiser.  Having a broader perspective on life.  Appreciating the little things and not taking stuff for granted. The last of…

2016-2017 College Basketball Season Preview

If the fall season was not awesome enough with the NFL, college football humming along AND the NBA season just kicking off, God blessed us with the return of college basketball. Won’t He do it!  I said, WON’T HE DO IT!!! Well, given the fact that a) I have a day job, which means that…

Congrats, North Carolina!

If you are a proud North Carolinian like me, this is a VERY sad day, particularly if you enjoy college sports.   The Atlantic Coast Conference has decided to move several championship events, including the ACC college football championship game from Charlotte, earlier today.  This comes after the NCAA decided to move other predetermined events…

Big 12 Expansion: Add Memphis and Cincinnati

As another day goes by, it’s another day the Big 12 (10) Conference finds its way back into the news for the comically wrong reasons. At its football media days earlier this week, the Big 12 decided to do two things: 1) not drop sanctions on Baylor for its bumbling of the sexual assault saga,…