Category Archives: College Basketball

Fred Hoiberg Doin’ Fred Hoiberg Things Adding Kobe King

Fred Hoiberg is nicknamed The Mayor. The nickname is one I used for my guy Kappy back in the day. It signals a guy that knows everyone somehow, someway. During his time at Iowa State, Hoiberg made a name for himself by creating a transfer

Is Marquette Broken or Can They Figure It Out?

Marquette Golden Eagles are back at it again. For the second straight year, Marquette is falling apart. Golden Eagles have lost 10 of their last 17 games in February and March. Those are the months when college basketball teams are supposed to hit their stride,

SnoTapWI Bracket Watch: Wisconsin’s Home Cookin’ Could Be Key

We are doing the bracket watch a few days earlier. The reason why is I am heading to Europe tonight (More on that in a post later). Let’s talk about the brackets today since this will be our last bracket post until 2/24 where I’ll

BuckyCap: Badgers’ Big Run Carries Them Past Ohio State

Wisconsin Badgers welcomed the 2000 Final Four team back to Madison to celebrate what they did 20 years ago. Badgers paid tribute to the 2000 team by getting off to a slow start, and it appeared this game was heading for the winner scoring 60

MubbCap: Marquette’s Other Guys Step Up & Blowout Butler

Marquette Golden Eagles had their biggest home of the year when they faced the Butler Bulldogs. Not only did Butler come in ranked, but Marquette also owed them from a few weeks ago when they blew the game in the final three minutes. They got

Christian and Scooby Will Be This Generation’s Red Panda

I ended up at Butler-Marquette yesterday afternoon. I had a great time and enjoyed pretending I went to school there. Usually, I do not stay in my seats for halftime. Like most people, the idea of stretching the legs is nice and typically, I grab

SnoTapWI Bracket Watch: Can Marquette Push Five Line?

What you will not see here is Marquette higher than a six seed. But the momentum around Marquette is building as a tournament team. Right now, the Golden Eagles are the top seventh seed per Bracket Matrix. Right now, Marquette is mostly a six or

BuckyCap: Gophers Start Quick & Never Look Back

A few times this Big Ten season, Wisconsin Badgers entered a road arena with a team in need of a win. That was true on Wednesday night too. The Minnesota Golden Gophers find themselves on the bubble for the NCAA Tournament. Minnesota knew that a

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Must-Watch Markus Howard Video on His Career

We have about a month left on Markus Howard’s regular-season college career. At the end of this month, they will have Senior Day at the Fiserv Forum against Seton Hall. If Marquette continues to win and push forward, the Golden Eagles could potentially be battling

MubbCap: Zone Is For Cowards & Winners (Sometimes)

One of my favorite hashtags of all-time is #ZoneIsForCowards by Bomani Jones. It is true. I hate zone defense in basketball. It is a coward way to play basketball. It is a shame that a team that runs strictly zone defense, Baylor, is the best