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2019 March Madness: Why I Picked The Duke Blue Devils To Win It All

  For the record, I hate Duke. Like every other college hoops fan outside of Durham, I hate and despite the mere mention the Blue Devils, and yet I picked them in our recent Inscriber Magazine tournament bracket challenge to win it all. Here’s why. Thanks to their easy opening round win over North Dakota […]

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Sports Betting: Duke Blue Devils 6-1 Favorites To Win National Title

While they were able to escape the 24.5 point underdog Wake Forest Demon Deacons’ upset bid down in Durham, 71-70, sans Zion Williamson, the fourth-ranked Duke Blue Devils cannot escape the proverbial target that is on their backs. Thanks to their much-hyped frosh trio of the forementioned Williamson, who is widely expected to be the […]

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New York’s Public Powerhouse! No.25 Bulls Primed For Deep Tourney Run!

BUFFALO, NEW YORK — Thanks to their 80-57 win over Kent State in front of the largest crowd ever at Alumni Arena of 6,688, the No.25-ranked Buffalo Bulls look primed for a deep tournament run. Not many know of them, few can name their head coach or players, but the Bulls May be the most […]

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Rui Hachimura: Could He Overtake Zion Williamson As The Top Pick?

Due to the unfortunate injury to Duke Blue Devils star power forward, and projected top overall pick in the upcoming 2019 NBA Draft in Zion Williamson, there is much speculation as to who the first player taken might be. It still might be Zion, who has been diagnosed with a mild right knee strain–and may […]

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March Madness Memo: Final Four Edition

Well, we have finally made it Back in October 351 Division I Basketball teams started with a dream that dream to be in San Antonio the last weekend of March and the first days of April to play in The Final Four and for one the dream of cutting down the nets Monday night and […]

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Sports: How To Pick Winning March Madness Brackets

While people use different methods to pick NCAA March Madness brackets, there is a minimal guarantee of success although they might work to some degree. The techniques range from luck and superstition to advanced analytics and statistics. People tend to get increasingly serious about their brackets with an increase in stakes such as the amount […]

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March Madness Memo: Syracuse Edges Michigan State In Thriller, Purdue Holds Off Butler

DETROIT – The second round games, before a sellout crowd of 20,060 at Little Caesars Arena were two nail biters. In the end it was Purdue and Syracuse coming out of the Detroit and into the Sweet 16. Here is a look at the two games beginning with the classic battle between Jim Boeheim and […]

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University of Maryland-Baltimore County: How UMBC Became A True Cinderella

Since the NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985, and then to 68 teams, the past few seasons, no No.16 seed had ever defeated a number one. That is until Friday night in Charlotte, North Carolina when the Retrievers of UMBC (The University of Maryland – Baltimore County) defeated the number […]

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March Madness Memo: Purdue and Butler Advance With Ease

DETROIT – With what happened in the first sixteen games on Thursday with Loyola Chicago taking down Miami (Florida) at the buzzer and then Buffalo from the Mid-American totally dominating Arizona, the focus of the tournament shifted to the second set of game and especially in Little Caesars Arena before a sellout crowd of 20,163 […]

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March Madness Memo: Michigan State and Syracuse Cruise Into Second Round

DETROIT – With Purdue and Butler advancing in the day session on Friday, the night session at Little Caesars Arena saw the “home” team take to the floor as Michigan State faced a senior latent Bucknell team while the final game of the day had Syracuse battle Texas Christian making their first visit to the […]

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