Tag Archive: Final Four

Apr 01

Mississippi State upsets UConn, advances to women’s title game DALLAS — The streak is over.

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DALLAS — The streak is over. The University of Connecticut’s historic run of 111 consecutive wins ended Friday night with a 66-64 overtime loss to Mississippi State in the national semifinals.

Feb 16

The March Madness Tradition.

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March Madness. The time of year the world focuses on College Hoops. Even if you aren’t a fan, chances are you are doing a bracket.  Bu making brackets, or betting on college basketball, it is contagious and widespread.  At sportsjabber, it’s an exciting time of year. But how did it start?  This single elimination tournament …

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Apr 05

LewPBlog:Not every seat at AT&T Stadium is the best in the house

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The doors just opened at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, and fans of all four teams are beginning to stream to their seats, taking in the final moments before the contests tip. The bare-bones honesty of this man’s booth — no bells or whistles, just a simple black and white sign for ‘Binocular Rentals’ — is …

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Apr 06

Louisville wins a thriller

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ATLANTA (AP) — Luke Hancock came off the bench to score 20 points, walk-on Tim Henderson sparked a second-half rally with a pair of monster 3s and Louisville advanced to the NCAA title game Saturday night, escaping with a 72-68 victory over Wichita State. As the final buzzer sounded, a Louisville player tossed the ball …

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Apr 01

Final Four Prediction: Louisville vs. Wichita State

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And then there were four…Sixty four other teams fallen by the wayside.  Will the Wichita State Shockers pull off the upset of the year against the Number One Seeded Louisville Cardinals? Wichita State is a force to be reckoned with. They have hung consistently with the best. But will it be enough to overcome the number …

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Apr 01

“The Stack” 4-1-13

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The Stack will not be posting anything today. April Fools. Childish, yes. Anyway, The Stack is here with some quick reaction to all of the top stories from the weekend so let’s get right to it and see what made “the stack” for today, Monday, April 1: Michigan, Louisville complete Final Four As kind of …

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Apr 01

Kate Upton excited about Michigan basketball! Final 4 ticket info

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As chronicled, before Kate Upton is a big Michigan basketball fan. Kate Upton is also a big Michigan Wolverines football fan. Kate Upton could likely be a big Kate Upton fan too- but there’s nothing wrong with that. We all are. Kate Upton is probably the world’s most famous, and most attractive Michigan basketball fan. …

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Mar 31

Rant Sports: Wichita State Advances to Final Four Behind Stifling Defense

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Take your pick of incredible stats from Wichita State‘s Elite Eight win over Ohio State, but all of them are incredible. The Buckeyes had their lowest scoring half of the season in the first half (22 points), they shot 24 percent from the field in the first half (31 percent for the game) and hit …

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Apr 04

Kentucky’s National Championship Validates John Calipari’s NBA Factory

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The Kentucky Wildcats didn’t lose a game in conference play this season. They stormed their way through the season until the SEC Tournament title game, in which Vanderbilt shocked the Wildcats. Still, Kentucky was awarded the No. 1 overall seed heading into the NCAA Tournament and John Calipari’s crew didn’t disappoint. Disliked and shunned, Calipari …

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Apr 02

Kentucky captures 8th national title

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AP NEW ORLEANS — No matter where Anthony Davis and his buddies go to make their millions, their ol’ Kentucky home will long remember this championship season. The Wildcats hit the jackpot with their lottery picks Monday night, ignoring Davis’ bad shooting night and parlaying a roster full of NBA talent into a 67-59 victory …

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