The Final Four play tonight, with Wichita State-Louisville at 6:09 p.m. ET and Syracuse-Michigan following it up at 8:49 p.m. Here, we're breaking down the four teams' special qualities: What should you know about Syracuse's zone? Who's that white guy who hits all the threes for Wichita, and how the hell does he get…
There come those times in each person's life when you really just want to eat All The Cheese. When you're drinking wine, or when you've had a dreary day and are stressed out and could use something indulgent to liven things up a little bit—or, really, any other time you happen not to be dead—man, eating All The…
maine hockey lost, ending season
You saunter up to the counter at your local Taco Bell, you order your Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Taco (taking care not to actually say all of that, for fear of creating the accurate impression that you have paid rapt attention to the television advertisements and planned this trip in advance; instead affecting your best…
In 13 seasons as the head coach at Northwestern University, an alleged Big Ten basketball program, Bill Carmody’s signature moment might’ve been getting hired in the first place. And that, presumably, is why the school fired him today. Cracker-box facilities, lack of tradition, and academic pressures notwithstanding,…
Flyers 2 Devils 1 (so). The Flyers broke a 7 game losing streak against their NJ transit rivals. The Flyers also won their first shoot out since 1837.
DELAWARE . . .
Akron Zips 62 - 59 Kent State Golden Flashes. Akron defeats Kent State in Cleveland, Ohio in the semifinal round of the MAC Tournament. Akron advances to play Ohio University in the final on Saturday March 16. via Cleveland Plain Dealer
University of Louisville Cardinals rightly punished Notre Dame for impudence; ugliest uniforms in college basketball history.
John Daly got up-and-down for a 10 on the Par-4 3rd hole at the Tampa Bay Championship, missing the cut by nine strokes. Daly tweeted later, "Bad times don't last but Good people do! New day tomorrow—next week Louisiana Open. #familytime"
UMass 79, Temple 74: Chaz Williams scored 28 points to lead the sixth-seeded Minutemen past No. 3 Temple in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. With the Owls set to jump conferences after the season, it was the likely the last time the long-time rivals will match up as…
From Jonah Kaner of TheKnicksWall comes this excellent picture of Blazers fans distracting Raymond Felton on Thursday night by waving pictures of delicious foodstuffs in his face. For those who don't follow the high school cafeteria feuds between NBA players and NBA fan bases, a little background on generally tranquil…
Northwest Wyoming: Approximately where they found Oilers defenseman Jeff Petry's jock after Pavel Datsyuk deked it the fuck off for an overtime win
Ireland: People got drunk.
Datsyuk great goal in OT wins game for Red Wings!
Women's Division III Final Four.
Simeon 68 Proviso East 56 in the 4A State Semifinals. The game featured 6 Division 1 players in the class of 2013, including #2 overall Jabari Parker (Duke) & #12 Kendrick Nunn (Illinois).
Boston College beat Vermont 4-2 to go up 1-0 in the best of three first round of the Hockey East Tournament.
Click on the annotations. Lots happened last night and we didn't see it all, so if you caught anything else worth mentioning, stick it on the map.