Headaches for the NCAA selection committee

While the weather problems at the SEC tournament in Atlanta have the potential to cause a headache for the NCAA committee, the Big Ten tournament is already guaranteed to be a problem. The NCAA has previously told tha Big Ten that their tournament wraps up too late for the final game to be considered in …

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Game Predictions 03/09/08

Regular season ends with Penn State going for its fifth straight home win which I sure most fans thought would be an impossibility once Claxton went down for the season in the third Big Ten game of the season. Game Predictions: Ohio State 64.6 Michigan State 64.3 (I guess OSU wins in OT) Indiana 75 …

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The “One and Done” risk

NCAA witholds scholarships for Ohio State men’s basketball – NCAA Basketball – Yahoo! Sports via kwout The NCAA has slapped Ohio State with the loss of a scholarship for a year because of their failure to meet the Academic Progress Rate standard. From the quote in the article Bruno said the sanction was triggered by …

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Game Predictions 03/01/08

Tonight is senior night for Penn State and the rumor mill is that fallen star Geary Claxton will suit up and make a symbolic start. Supposedly an arrangement has been struck where Michigan will allow PSU to win the jump, the refs will call an immediate time out, and Claxton will be removed from the …

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Game Predictions 02/26/08

Northwestern has to have their eye on this game tonight at Michigan as one of their few remaining opportunities to avoid a season whitewashing. Ohio State will be looking to find out if the funk that Indiana played in that kept Northwestern in the game until the end still remains. Game Predictions: Michigan 72 Northwestern …

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Game Predictions 02/24/08

Both the PSU men and women are on the road as THON takes over the Bryce Jordan Center. Penn State still has a shot at the sixth spot in the Big Ten which would give them a favorable seed, most likely against Northwestern, in the Big Ten tournament but a win over Minnesota today would …

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Predicted Games 02/13/08

Tonight’s Wisconsin at Indiana matchup represents the closest game that I’ve tracked all year. I have to carry my calculations out to the hundredth decimal point before I get Hoosiers over the Badgers by .03 of a point – I guess that means I’m calling for another overtime game for Eric Gordon and company. Indiana …

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