All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘2012 NCAA Tournament’

SiriusXM Partners with MLB.com

SiriusXM has just signed a multi-year contract with MLB Advanced Media to stream all Major League Baseball games. SiriusXM subscribers can access live streaming broadcasts of every MLB game on mobile devices and online, and games will continue to be broadcast on XM satellite radios. Subscribers will have access to all regular season games, the All-Star Game and all Postseason …

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Duke, Lehigh Drive Top March Madness Social Buzz

The first weekend of the 2012 NCAA tournament lived up to sports fans’ expectations. There were close games, blowouts, and everything in between. We also saw big name favorites live up to the hype and deliver commanding performances. But of course, what does everybody want to see? Yes, there were a few notable upsets – the two most shocking happening …

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Google Makes Their March Madness Picks*

*Based on search volume. In an effort to both ride the trending wave of March Madness and to promote Google+, the search engine–never forget your core, folks–has posted their March Madness picks, and as the asterisks demonstrate, their winner, as well as any bracket advancement for any team in the Dance, is based on the amount of search engine queries …

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UConn’s Roscoe Smith Doesn’t Understand Buzzer-Beaters

Once was bad enough, but twice… are you kidding me? Connecticut sophomore, Roscoe Smith, came up witha loose ball near the end of the first half of Thursday’s NCAA tournament game against Iowa State and heaved the ball from half-court in buzzer beater fashion. Sure, this may sound like typical March Madness behavior, you know a place where buzzer-beaters are …

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Marquette/BYU: Yum Center Floor Failure?

It’s getting a little tight in Louisville, Kentucky as BYU is trying to mount a successful comeback against the Marquette Golden Eagles. While the lead is currently 12, the Cougars have already cut it to a six-point deficit once already. The question is, do they have another run in them, allowing them to close the gap completely? While the game …

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Vandy & Harvard: March Madness Battle Of The Brains

You can call this the battle of the nerds, the battle of the 4.0s (or maybe more accurately the 4.25s), or whatever – but there’s no doubt that today’s Vanderbilt / Harvard game has the chance to be a great one. Vanderbilt is coming off their victory over top-ranked Kentucky in the SEC Championship game and riding a 10-6 conference …

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UNC Asheville Leads Syracuse At Halftime 34-30

Can this be the day we see a No. 16 seed upset a No. 1 seed? It could be as the UNC Asheville Bulldogs are leading the Syracuse Orange 34-30. It should be noted this is only the sixth time that a No. 16 seed has been leading a No. 1 seed at the half. At the end of the …

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Wisconsin Downs Montana At The Pit

Wisconsin lead Montana by 10 points at half, and they never looked back. At the first game at the Pit in Albuquerque, New Mexico, there was no opening round upset as #4 trounced #13 by a score of 73 – 49. Wisconsin showed why they’re going to be a tough out in the tourney – their defense. On the season, …

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Syracuse vs. UNC Asheville: Early Twitter Reaction

We’re underway in Pittsburgh as Syracuse and UNC Asheville has tipped off. Early on it seems that the Bulldogs of UNC Asheville aren’t scared by the No. 1 that is beside the Syracuse name, as they’re hitting almost every shot their jacking up. Could this be the day where we see a No. 16 FINALLY defeat a No. 1 seed? …

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Marquette Looking Strong Against BYU

While the first half still has some time remaining, there’s no denying how strong Marquette looks in their opening round game against the BYU Cougars. Hot shooting from behind the 3-point arc (5-9), and rebounding domination have contributed mightily to Marquette’s lead, but it should be noted, BYU showed plenty of moxie coming back against Iona, and with the 3-point …

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Wisconsin vs. Montana: Halftime Twitter Reaction

The second half of the Montana / Wisconsin game is underway, and Montana has some work to do if they are going to keep their tournament hops alive. Wisconsin lead 39 – 29 at the half, on the back of good shooting and even better defense Here’s some live reaction from the Twitterverse: (image)@BadgerMBBPatrick Herb#Badgers with most first-half points since …

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March Madness: Wisconsin Leads Montana By 10 At Half

It’s halftime at The Pit, and 4th seed Wisconsin leads 13th seed Montana by 10 points, 39 – 29. Wisconsin was in control the entire half, never relinquishing their lead. It was been a clean half, with only 8 combined turnovers between the two teams. Wisconsin only allows opponents 52 ppints per game, so Montana is on pace to break …

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