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College / Nov 14, 2011 / 12:00 pm

Monday Madness: College Basketball’s Weekend In Review

Jared Sullinger

Jared Sullinger (photo. Ohio State Athletics)

Hidden between the lines of the most depressing sports stories of the week – Penn State’s cover-up scandal putting a dark cloud over college football, and the NBA lockout threatening to put pro basketball on indefinite hiatus – are two words that should cheer up anybody who frequents this site: “college” and “basketball.” Read More »

College / Mar 17, 2011 / 12:00 pm

Top 10 Matchups In The First Round Of The NCAA Tournament

Jimmer Fredette

Jimmer Fredette

Words. Lucas Shaprio & Sean Sweeney

Every year, the real first two days of the NCAA tournament bring a bushel of crazy scenarios, upsets and just outright great games. This year will be no different. You know one of the five-seeds will lose. You know you almost assuredly will see a buzzer-beater. And you know some team everyone had as a Final Four sleeper will be sent home. The Dime crew decided to break it down for you, picking our nine favorite matchups from this year’s first round. Read More »