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2nd Round South Region: Jayhawks put down the Huskies

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

April 5, 2016

The number one overall seeded Kansas Jayhawks squared off with UConn in the second round after trouncing Austin Peay in the first round, 105-79. The Huskies of UConn advanced after defeating the Colorado Buffaloes 74-69. Never be...

2nd Round West Region: UNI collapses, A&M prevails

Joe Brannan, Staff Writer

April 5, 2016

The NCAA Tournament has been given the name March Madness by many and certainly lived up to the name in this matchup between Northern Iowa and Texas A&M.  UNI, after upsetting Texas in the first round, looked bound to knock off yet anothe...

2nd Round East Region: Tip-in at buzzer sends Fighting Irish to the Sweet Sixteen

Joe Brannan, Staff Writer

April 2, 2016

The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks were riding high coming into their round of thirty-two match up after their upset win over West Virginia.  Out of the 20 fourteen seeds who won their first round game, only two have moved onto the Sweet...

2nd Round Midwest Region: Orange you glad that MTSU isn’t moving on?

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

April 2, 2016

The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders were looking to make a deep run after probably the biggest upset in the history of the NCAA Tournament by defeating number 2-seeded Michigan State. Syracuse barely made it into the tournament. ...

2nd Round Midwest Region: Cavaliers take down Bulldogs

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

April 1, 2016

Coming off of a blowout win against number-fifteen seeded Hampton on Thursday, the number one seed out of the Midwest region, Virginia, faced the Butler Bulldogs in the second round. Butler defeated Texas Tech in the first round. But...

2nd Round South Region: Rainbow Warriors slain by Terrapins

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

April 1, 2016

The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors were riding high after they defeated a Pac-12 Conference powerhouse in the California Golden Bears in the first round. However, they would need to get past another “Power 5 Conference” powerhouse in th...

2nd Round South Region: Villanova to Sweet 16, finally

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016

Many were hoping that it would be an “All-Philly” second round match up if both the number-two seeded Villanova Wildcats and the Temple Owls had won. However, that would not come to fruition as the #10-seeded Temple Owls would fall...

2nd Round Midwest Region: Another Trojan upset?

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016

In the first round of the tournament, extreme underdog Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans shocked the world when they knocked off heavily favored Purdue in double OT, 85-83. At the time, the Trojans were tied with the Kansas Jayhawks for the b...

2nd Round Midwest Region: Sabonis boosts Bulldogs

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

March 28, 2016

Similar to when a really high seed plays a really low seed, this game was not really close at all. The Gonzaga Bulldogs won this game pretty handily. According to ESPN, this game’s 23-point win tied the third-largest by a team se...

2nd Round South Region: Miami shocks Shockers

Joe Hall, Staff Writer

March 28, 2016

Repeatedly, when the Miami Hurricanes would call a timeout, fans could hear Hurricanes player Sheldon McClellan shout, “We are NOT losing this game!” The Wichita State Shockers look to upset the Miami Hurricanes, two days a...

2nd Round East Region: Hoosiers tame the Wildcats

Joe Brannan, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016

If you’re a fan of great point guard play, you would have greatly enjoyed this game.  Yogi Ferrell and Tyler Ulis are regarded as two of the best point guards in the nation and possibly two of the best players.  Both are semifi...

2nd Round East Region: Koenig, Wisconsin beat Xavier at the buzzer

Joe Brannan, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016

Wisconsin just somehow keeps finding ways to win basketball games, and at this point in the season, that’s not a bad trait to have at all.  After a win over Pittsburgh in a game where Wisconsin only scored 47 points, they knew they...

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