Today is college basketball’s equivalent to Christmas Eve. Most of the shopping has been done, and members of the tournament selection committee quarantined on the 18th floor of an Indianapolis hotel since mid-week now have a good idea of how the brackets for the NCAA Tournament will play out.
Mike Leach returns to the NCAA gridiron where it all started for him a generation ago. How will Washington State fare at BYU?
First Four: TV Time, Announcers, Point Spreads For Tuesday Games BYU-Iona & Western Kentucky-Mississippi Valley State
Here is the TV and point spread info for the opening night of opening round games, which will pit Mississippi Valley State against Western Kentucky for the right to take on #1 seed Kentucky, followed by BYU against Iona for the right to play #3 seed Marquette.
It’s hard to believe that Selection Sunday is now less than two months away, and the bubble watch will soon be in full effect. In the meantime, there continues to be a lot of movement thanks to the general inability of teams to win away from home. With that in mind, here are this week’s risers and fallers.
Last weekend’s college basketball slate provided a little bit of everything, and a light schedule this week has given Andy time to absorb everything that happened. So he is taking the opportunity to hand out some progress reports of his own.