Tag: NCAA Tournament

It’s Time To Reexamine Replay Reviews For Determining Possession

Getty Image Instant replay is always a divisive topic in sports, and it’s inevitably discussed ad nauseam following a big game where it plays a decisive role in the outcome. On Monday night, the instant replay discussion came up again in Virginia’s 85-77 overtime win over Texas Tech in the national championship game in Minneapolis. […]

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Virginia Won The National Title Over Texas Tech In OT, Redeeming Last Year’s Historic Loss

Getty Image Prior to Monday evening’s national title game between Virginia and Texas Tech, many were skeptical that the contest would be entertaining. After 45 minutes of action, it would’ve been impossible to argue that the competition wasn’t enthralling and, in the end, Virginia emerged with its first national championship in program history, outlasting the […]

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Virginia Cavaliers NCAA Tournament Champions Gear & Apparel

(Fanatics) That’s a wrap. For the first time in school history, the Virginia Cavaliers are the NCAA men’s basketball champions after knocking off Texas Tech in overtime in the title game. Back in the Final Four for the first time in 35 years, the Tony Bennett’s Cavs pulled through and got that elusive March Madness […]

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Patrick Mahomes’ Dance Moves at National Championship Won the Day

Getty Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes Just two days after Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was in attendance supporting his former school, the Texas Tech Red Raiders at the Final Four, he was back for the big game. With Texas Tech advancing to meet the Virginia Cavaliers in the national championship game, Mahomes […]

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Yes, A Texas Tech Fan Threw A Tortilla On The Court During The National Championship

Getty Image Texas Tech made its first Final Four in school history this season and, after beating Michigan State on Saturday, advanced to its first title game. Red Raiders fans descended on Minneapolis, ready to watch their basketball team try to take home a national championship, and they brought a favorite football tradition with them. […]

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Is Dick Bennett Watching His Son Coach at the National Championship?

Getty 31 Mar 2000: Head coach Dick Bennett of Wisconsin watches over his team during practice for the Final Four at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana. Wisconsin will take on Michigan State Saturday during the National Semifinal round of the NCAA Final Four. DIGITAL IMAGE Mandatory Credit: Jed Jacobsohn/ALLSPORT Dick Bennett is usually too […]

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Patrick Mahomes Put ‘Adidas’ Tape On His Under Armour Texas Tech Shirt

Twitter/@DickieV Texas Tech made its first Final Four in school history this year, and were able to get past Michigan State in the semifinals on Saturday to reach the national championship game against Virginia. The Red Raider faithful, unsurprisingly, swarmed to Minneapolis for the opportunity to see some school history, and that includes the school’s […]

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Matt Mooney’s Brother, Joe Also Plays Division I College Basketball

Getty Texas Tech guard Matt Mooney Texas Tech guard Matt Mooney put on the biggest and most important performance of his collegiate basketball career during the team’s Final Four matchup with the Michigan State Spartans. Mooney, who transferred to the Red Raiders prior to this year, tied his season-high in points with 22 while knocking […]

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WATCH: Patrick Mahomes Starts Texas Tech Chant at Fancy Restaurant

Getty Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes at Texas Tech’s Final Four game Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was in attendance for the Texas Tech Red Raiders’ Final Four matchup with the Michigan State Spartans on Saturday. And following the team’s impressive win, it appears he’ll be in town for the national title game […]

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Fan Pegs Kyle Guy as No. 1 NBA Draft Pick Over Zion Williamson

Getty Virginia Cavaliers guard Kyle Guy The last-second free throws by Virginia Cavaliers guard Kyle Guy which secured the team’s Final Four victory over the Auburn Tigers were impressive. However, I’m not entirely sold that it’s enough to shoot him up NBA draft boards. But the clutch factor Guy showed by knocking down three free […]

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Chloe Jackson Led Baylor Over Notre Dame In A Thrilling National Championship Game

Getty Image Notre Dame and Baylor met in the women’s national championship game on Sunday night in Tampa Bay and delivered an instant classic where Chloe Jackson and Arike Ogunbowale put on a show. The Bears jumped out to an early double-digit lead, going up 25-14 after one quarter on the Irish and maintained that […]

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Here’s Why This Year’s NCAA Championship Remains Intriguing And Definitely Worth Watching

Getty Image MINNEAPOLIS — On Saturday evening, Virginia topped Auburn in memorable (and perhaps controversial) fashion. Later in the night, Texas Tech outlasted Michigan State in a game that was genuinely competitive for the vast majority of 40 minutes. When the dust settled and a battle between the Cavaliers and Red Raiders came into view […]

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Texas Tech vs. Virginia National Championship: Betting Line, Prediction & Pick

Getty Matt Mooney #13 of the Texas Tech Red Raiders reacts in the second half against the Michigan State Spartans during the 2019 NCAA Final Four semifinal. Defense is guaranteed to win the championship this season, as Texas Tech and Virginia both won their Final Four matchups Saturday to advance to the national championship game […]

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Texas Tech Dug Deep To Grind Out A Win Over Michigan State And Earn A Berth In The Title Game

Getty Image In a sentence that would have been very weird to read at basically any other time in human history, the Texas Tech Red Raiders are in the NCAA Tournament’s championship game. Chris Beard and company took down Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans in the Final Four on Saturday night, riding a […]

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WATCH: Patrick Mahomes Flexes in Celebration of Texas Tech’s Final Four Win

Getty Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes at Texas Tech Final Four game Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was in attendance for his former school’s Final Four game on Saturday night and was loving every minute of it. As the Texas Tech Red Raiders went on to knock off the Michigan State Spartans and […]

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Auburn Fans Celebrated At Toomer’s Corner Thinking The Tigers Beat Virginia

Getty Image Saturday’s Final Four matchup between Virginia and Auburn will be remembered for a long time. After blowing a double-digit lead in the final minutes, the top-seeded Cavaliers escaped with a victory on the strength of three free throws from Kyle Guy and, along the way, there was plenty of discussion about the officiating. […]

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