Kemba Walker, Shelvin Mack, And The Other Final Four Stars of 2011: Where Are They Now?

Last year’s Final Four was special because the teams that reached the national semifinals weren’t necessarily loaded with future NBA stars. With that in mind we thought we would take a look at where the stars from last year’s Final Four teams are now.

Shaka Smart Turns Down Illinois, Will Remain at VCU

According to the Chicago Sun-Times, VCU head coach Shaka Smart has turned down Illinois’ offer to become its men’s basketball coach.

Indiana-VCU Preview: Analysis, Prediction, Date and TV Tip Time, Point Spread, and Tickets

In this post, we preview the South Region’s second round matchup between #4 seed Indiana and last year’s Cinderella that is still dancing this year, the #12th-seeded Rams from VCU.

5-12 Upsets In NCAA Tournament Ranked In Order Of Likelihood

We know there is at least one 5-12 upset every year, so Andy has ranked the upset potential among the four 5-12 matchups, starting with the one he thinks is most likely. (But truth be told, he actually doesn’t love any of these…)

The 16 Sweetest NCAA Tournament Upsets of All-Time

Because of the NCAA Tournament’s 68-team, survive-and-advance format, the tourney serves as an incubator for upsets. There are no givens. To get you ready for this year’s tourney, here are 16 of the greatest upsets from the modern era of the NCAA Tournament.

Wichita State-VCU Preview: Analysis, Prediction, Date and TV Tip Time, Point Spread, and Tickets

In this post, we preview one of the more interesting 5-12 matchups between underrated Wichita State and last year’s Final Four darling VCU.

March Madness: 5-12 Upset Picks For 2012 NCAA Tournament

Every year, a 12-seed upsets a 5-seed. That’s why the first rule of NCAA Tournament bracket predicting is: thou shalt predict a 12 seed to beat a 5 seed. In this post I’ll analyze the 5-12 matchups and tell you which ones are good upset picks and which ones are not, and then we’ll crowdsource opinions from everyone.

Final 4 Preview: Butler-VCU Ticket and TV Info, Tip Time, Analysis, Spread, and Prediction

Saturday night, the most unlikely Final 4 in NCAA Tournament history will tip off when Horizon League champion Butler, an 8 seed, faces Colonial Athletic Association runner-up Virginia Commonwealth, an 11 seed.

Final Four TV Schedule, Matchups, and Tip Times

Get ready for next weekend’s Final Four with the TV schedule, matchups, and tip times for Butler-VCU and UCONN-Kentucky. It will be epic.

Elite 8 Preview: Kansas v VCU Info, Analysis & Prediction

Sunday afternoon, the second day of Elite 8 games will tip off with #1 seed Kansas against #11 seed VCU. The Jayhawks were sensational in the Sweet 16, but you underestimate the Rams and coach Shaka Smart at your own risk.