2013-14 College Basketball Regular Season Awards

As March Madness closes in, let’s take a look back at the best (and worst) the 2013-14 regular season of college hoops had to offer.

NCAA Tournament Re-Rack: Ranking the Sweet 16 Teams 1-16 Based on Computer Simulation Results

How would the remaining 16 teams in the 2013 NCAA basketball field do in a conference against each other? This ranking gives you an idea.

Elite 8 Viewer’s Guide: TV Schedule, Tip Times, Announcers, Point Spreads, and Previews

Here is the complete Elite 8 TV schedule, including the tip times, announcers, and point spreads for each game, plus links to Andy’s previews and predictions.

Elite 8 TV Schedule: Tip Times and Announcers Saturday Regional Final Games

The TV schedule for Saturday’s regional final games in the East and West Regions has been announced. See below.

Syracuse-Ohio State Elite 8 Preview: Analysis, Prediction, Date and TV Tip Time, Point Spread, and Tickets

To kick our Elite 8 coverage off, here is a preview of the East Regional Final game between #1 seed Syracuse and #2 seed Ohio State. Yes, despite the loss of Fab Melo, chalk prevailed in Boston.

Sweet 16 Primer: Syracuse-Wisconsin and Ohio State-Cincinnati Preview, Prediction, Poll, Spreads, and TV Info

Could we have an all-Big Ten Elite 8 in the East Region? Can Syracuse overcome the injury of Fab Melo in yet another tournament game? Who will win the unexpected battle of Ohio? Let’s find out.

Syracuse-Wisconsin Sweet 16 Preview: Analysis, Prediction, Date and TV Tip Time, Point Spread, and Tickets

In this post, we preview the East Region Sweet 16 matchup between the cantankerous Jim Boeheim’s Syracuse Orange and the ultra-expressive Bo Ryan’s Wisconsin Badgers.

You stay classy, Syracuse and UCONN

I’m not breaking news when I say that, in general, we here at MSF aren’t particularly big fans of the two coastal programs that often sit atop the Big East – UCONN and Syracuse. Yesterday offered two quintessential examples of why.

Syracuse-Kansas State Preview: Analysis, Prediction, Date and TV Tip Time, Point Spread, and Tickets

In this post, we preview the East Region’s second round matchup between #1 seed and still Fab Melo-less Syracuse and Frank Martin’s Kansas State Wildcats.

Syracuse-UNC Asheville Preview: Analysis, Prediction, Date and TV Tip Time, Point Spread, and Tickets

In this post, we preview the East Region’s 1-16 matchup between Jim Boeheim’s Fab Melo-less Syracuse Orange and 16th-seeded UNC-Asheville.

Fab Melo: How Does Melo’s Suspension Impact Syracuse’s Tournament Hopes?

Does Fab Melo’s suspension doom Syracuse’s NCAA hopes? Andy Bottoms gives his take on what it means for the Orange.

Fab Melo Ineligible: Syracuse Center Will Miss NCAA Tournament With ‘Eligibility Issue’

Breaking news in the world of college basketball as my Twitter feed just exploded with folks saying that Syracuse center Fab Melo will miss the NCAA Tournament because he is academically ineligible.

East Region Bracket Breakdown: Upset Picks, Sleeper Team, and Regional Champion Prediction

Andy breaks down the East region. Syracuse and Ohio State make for a top-heavy East region, but Florida State and Vanderbilt also come in brimming with confidence after winning their respective conference tournaments.

March Madness: East Region (Boston) Team Profiles for 2012 NCAA Tournament

Now that the field has been set, Andy is posting team profiles of all 68 teams, broken down by regions. Next up is the Boston region, which features regular season champs from the Big East and Big Ten along with tournament champs from the ACC and SEC.

2012 Big East Tournament Preview, Prediction, Bracket, and TV Schedule

The Big East Tournament tips off at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday afternoon, and while Syracuse won the regular season title by three games, the road to a tournament championship will not be an easy one.