Category Archives: College Basketball

The Conference Pissing Match Is Out Of Control

When Michigan advanced to Sweet 16 on Sunday afternoon, every Big Ten fan ran to their keyboard to talk about how ‘Big 10 wasn’t actually down this season.’ For some reason, fans believe that the best way to talk about a conference is to judge

Are Wisconsin The Favorites In The East Regional?

Wisconsin Badgers knew their opponent after Saturday night with Florida Gators who are in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2014. They didn’t know what the other half of the region would look like. Many thought Duke Blue Devils would be there and

Gregg Marshall’s Wife Goes Loco On Kentucky Reporter

Wichita State Shockers and Kentucky Wildcats have became rivals in the past couple of years. It’s not one that’s an every year thing, but they’ve seen each other twice in bloodbath matchups in the NCAA Tournament. Gregg Marshall doesn’t like John Calipari And I feel

Hoopcap: Badgers Continue Their March Dominance Shocking Nova

A long time ago, Wisconsin Badgers and March didn’t mix well. Fans were critical of Bo Ryan’s lack of success in college basketball’s grandest month. Things have changed signficantly in the last four years. Despite having a tougher draw than most expected, Wisconsin will be

Villanova Should Be Mad At Wisconsin’s 8 Seed

One of the constant themes of the Badgers 65-62 win over Villanova were Badgers fans exclaiming how they ‘were not an eight seed.’ For some reason, they all were miffed at the seed given to them, and the victory over the defending national champion proved

Hoopcap: Marquette’s Shook Second Half Leads To Blowout

Marquette Golden Eagles entered the tournament for the first time since 2013. Standing at a crowded bar with the sound piped in, I felt a special sort of excitement. There isn’t a better feeling. South Carolina seemed like a formidable opponent, but they were beatable.

I Guarantee Madness For The Next Two Day

Let me guess, you were at the bar last night and said to your buddy or significant other ‘These two days have sucked.’ You wondered why you took off work for a day and a half or why you spent so much money on betting

Hoopcap: Koenig and Hayes Carries Wisconsin

Wisconsin Badgers head into the NCAA Tournament with many questions. They had a successfully Big Ten Tournament, but NCAA Tournament Committee seeded Wisconsin much lower than anyone expected. Badgers talked all week about how they had a ‘chip on their shoulder.’ Wisconsin looked much better

How Marquette Can Go Far in NCAA Tournament

In reality, this headline is deceiving. I’m not practicing the art of clickbait, but the fact remains that Marquette is playing with a whole bunch of house money on Friday night. Like they are a year early in the process of the rebuild by head

SnoTap Madness Day 1 Early Recap: Chalk on Chalk

Since I’m off of work, we’re going to have some fun with March Madness as much as we can. I’ll try to knock out recaps in the late afternoon today and tomorrow then the night recaps will come in the morning. Not sure what we’ll