Category Archives: College Basketball

Maye Madness as North Carolina Heads To Final Four

Elite Eight did not have the same flavor on Saturday night than the Sweet 16 did, but Sunday’s games made up for that. South Carolina-Florida played an SEC East Classic in Madison Square Garden, but it was a great undercard to the main event of

Hoopcap: Heartbreak Heard Round’ The World

Wisconsin Badgers were on a quest to get to their third Final Four in four years. It didn’t look good for perennial Big Ten power as they trailed by 12 points in the final five minutes of the game. But as Wisconsin has done many

Wisconsin Looks To Avoid An MSG Repeat Performance

Wisconsin Badgers will play their second game of the season at Madison Square Garden tonight when they take on Florida Gators. Madison Square Garden is seen as the greatest basketball venue in all of basketball. It’s a little overdone, but there’s something always cool about

Xavier’s Slipper Still Fits & Marches To Elite 8

What to make of a low seed high major team? They’re not technically a Cinderella, but at the same time, this is completely unexpected. We remember what Syracuse did last season, and this is a little similar to what we saw there. Musketeers go on

PODCAST: Happy ‘Pretend You’re A Badgers Fan’ Week

Welcome back to another edition of Tapping The Keg podcast. Wisconsin Badgers are in Sweet 16 for the fourth straight year. We talk about two things with Badgers fandom – One is how people all expect the other Wisconsinites to be Badgers fans during this

Duane Wilson Left His Mark On Marquette

On Monday afternoon, Duane Wilson, Marquette’s redshirt junior, announced he would be graduating in May and looking for a new school to grad transfer to for his final season. Wilson was a leader of this Marquette basketball, and he played a large part in bringing

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