Virginia-Texas Tech: By the Numbers

Apr 8, 2019
The 2019 NCAA Tournament has been one of the more interesting in recent memory. It didn’t feature many upsets, but it did feature Texas Tech and Auburn both reaching their first Final Four appea...

Get Rich or Die Trying: Staying on Top

Apr 3, 2019
After a 3-1 day yesterday I feel really good going into this weekend. Duke is living on a prayer right now and that was the only loss of the day. We’re gonna keep marching into this weekend for anot...

Get Rich or Die Trying: Back on the Saddle

Mar 29, 2019
After yesterday’s terrible performances, I took a pretty big loss. This game isn’t for the weak. If you’re not able to handle a loss, then you might as well get out of the game now. Today and th...

Get Rich or Die Trying: Sweet Surrender edition

Mar 28, 2019
We are finally back and I cannot wait to make more money tonight. I am going to give you all 4 plays for tonight and for the rest of the tournament I’ll give you all of my college basketball bet...

Duke Survives Scare

Mar 25, 2019
Analysis Survive and advance. The Duke Blue Devils took the phrase to a whole new level on Sunday afternoon in Columbia, South Carolina. The No. 1 overall seed survived against ninth seeded UCF, who w...

Get Rich or Die Trying: Closing Sunday

Mar 24, 2019
After a really bad Night Shift I hope you guys were able to bounce back. Today is the most important day of the week, if you’re up then payday from the bookie is today if you’re down then this is ...

March Madness: What We Learned on Day 1

Mar 22, 2019
Day 1 of the 2019 NCAA Tournament is over and done, and plenty of compelling story-lines are already beginning to unfold. Here are three of the major takeaways from Day 1 that fans should keep in mind...

Syracuse Basketball Season Review

Mar 22, 2019
Syracuse’s season ended last night after a 78-69 loss to Baylor. Earlier in the week, I basically guaranteed an Orange victory. Baylor had lost four straight entering Thursday’s game and was witho...

FSU: The School Who Couldn’t Cover

Mar 21, 2019
If you were like me and had Florida State at -9, I’m so sorry. As some may have seen, FSU ended up winning 76-69, a 7 point victory that broke hearts across the nation. Never would I ever wish a...

Get Rich or Die Trying: March Madness Day 1

Mar 20, 2019
March Madness: the most exciting time of the year for most gamblers. With nonstop action for 4 straight days it can be your best friend or your worst enemy. That’s why I’m here, I’m here to help...

Bad News: Your Team Is On Upset Alert

Mar 20, 2019
Before you call me an idiot, remember I said your team is on “upset alert” not “your team will be upset”. If you want to call me an idiot for that, then that’s your choic...

4 Teams that Could Make or Break your Bracket

Mar 19, 2019
Some teams look like they have Final Four potential, and then lose in the first round. Other teams are expected to have an early exit, and then make a deep run. Choose wisely when picking these teams ...

Upstate New York Headed Out West

Mar 18, 2019
As the 2019 NCAA Tournament bracket was announced, both Buffalo and Syracuse had to wait sometime before finally hearing their names called. In the end, both upstate New York squads were selected to t...

Syracuse-Duke Round 3 Preview: By the Numbers

Mar 14, 2019
Syracuse and Duke will meet for the 3rd time this season in the quarterfinals of the ACC tournament tonight. The teams have split the season series 1-1 thus far, each taking a game on the other’s ho...

No, Clemson shouldn’t be in the NCAA tournament

Mar 13, 2019
After scoring just 16 points in the second half and losing to NC State in their first ACC Tournament game, the Clemson Tigers sit firmly on the bubble. This loss came after holding a 16-point lead at ...

Conference Tournament Central: March 13th

Mar 13, 2019
Ahhh, a new day with a CRAP LOAD of new tournaments starting today and tomorrow. We had 4 conference championships that were controllable, we went 2-2 in those games. Gonzaga getting held to 47 points...

Put me in Buzz

Feb 28, 2019
Coach Buzz Williams posted a video today, and my god I was willing to drive to VA Tech, ready to run through a wall for that man. If you haven’t seen it yet, here it is. It’s no wonder why...

NCAA Tournament: ACC has potential to get 9 teams in

Feb 25, 2019
March Madness is just around the corner, and the ACC is stacked as always. The league has nine teams currently in the mix for NCAA Tournament spots, three of which have a shot at a No. 1 seed. There a...

A Student Athletes Take on Paying College Atheltes

Feb 21, 2019
Duke’s, Zion Williamson, injured himself 30 seconds into arguably the biggest college basketball rivalry in the country last night. Ticket prices were starting at $2,900 for this game and former...

Will the real Syracuse Orange please stand up?

Feb 21, 2019
After a 69-49 drubbing of No. 18 Louisville on Wednesday night, Syracuse now sits at 18-8 overall and 9-4 in ACC play. They’re also tied for fourth place in the ACC standings with Florida State, tra...

Duke: Overrated?

Feb 15, 2019
Is this Duke team really as good as everyone thought it was at the beginning of the season? Duke was being talked about like they were going to be the best college basketball team in history for havin...

Wooden Award Top 20: Part 2

Feb 12, 2019
Part 1 – posted yesterday – included some big names and studs who are putting up crazy numbers. Those ballers have earned their stripes. They are insanely athletic and are having fantastic...

#SU25 Basketball: Week 16

Feb 11, 2019
The Student Union Difference: #1 team in the country from last week’s poll defeats #3 team, #1 drops in this week’s #SU25 Basketball poll! This week lacked major upsets, but since the last...

#SU25 Basketball: Week (1)5!

Feb 6, 2019
Football season is over, but there is some good news: The Patriots can’t win March Madness. But the Patriots of college basketball find themselves atop our first #SU25 rankings of the regular se...

ACC Corner: Week 4 Edition

Feb 4, 2019
Welcome to ACC Corner: Week 4 Edition. With some big games coming up this week, the picture became a little bit more clear in the standings. We also saw Duke blow out St. Johns in a non-conference gam...

Dan’s Bedtime Thoughts: CBB Edition

Feb 1, 2019
It’s college basketball season! Yes, I know that CBB started way back in November, but now that we’re without football, I’ll officially declare it college basketball season. Let̵...

ACC Corner: Week 3 Edition

Jan 28, 2019
Welcome to ACC Corner, Week 3 edition. There wasn’t as much firepower in terms of big games, but there were some crazy finishes nonetheless. The race for the best record is heating up, as four teams...

ACC Corner: Week 2 Edition

Jan 21, 2019
Welcome to ACC Corner, Week 2 edition. The week started with No. 1 Duke being knocked off at home against Syracuse but ended with a 72-70 Blue Devils win over Virginia. The loss was the Cavaliers firs...

Down Goes Dook

Jan 14, 2019
You know, it may have been a rough start to the season for Syracuse fans, but all of that was forgotten when the Orange went into Cameron Indoor and punched the Dookies in the mouth. Syracuse knocked ...

ACC Corner: Week 1 Edition

Jan 14, 2019
Welcome to ACC Corner, where every week I will highlight the best players, games, and teams of the week in college basketball’s best conference. It will also preview the matchups to watch in the com...

Rough Weekend for Syracuse Fans

Nov 18, 2018
This weekend was supposed to be a Syracuse fan’s ultimate dream. Three games between the men’s basketball team and the football team would be held in New York City. The men’s basketball team...

#SU25 Basketball: Preseason

Nov 6, 2018
It’s that time of the year again! The college basketball season tips off tonight with the Champions Classic taking place in Indianapolis. The Kansas Jayhawks take on the Michigan State Spartans,...

LBJ is out of line for calling out Jimmy B

Oct 24, 2018
Lebron James is the best basketball player of all-time to not go to college. And I’m one of the biggest Lebron fans on the planet. But this afternoon, he went too far. For some context, Darius Bazel...

Could Zion Williamson be a two sport athlete?

Aug 4, 2018
Everyone is freaking out about Zion Williamson being 285 pounds. This happened early this week when Duke listed their 2018-2019 roster. I love this;  basketball experts are thinking he is too heavy t...

Syracuse Basketball: Matthew Moyer to Transfer

Mar 27, 2018
Syracuse redshirt freshman forward Matthew Moyer has announced via Twitter that he will be leaving the program. Moyer saw significant action in the first part of the season this year, but averaged jus...

ACC Check-In #6: Sad Notre Dame Fan Rant

Mar 13, 2018
A few things to discuss before I get into the meat of the my predictions for the first weekend of the tournament. Everything about Sunday sucked, except the return of Sunday (and now collarless) Tiger...

Apply to Become Pitt’s Head Coach Today!

Mar 8, 2018
Only a few hours removed from Kevin Stallings’ release, the University of Pittsburgh is working on finding a new head coach for their men’s basketball team through… the internet? If ...

ACC Check-In #5: Tournament Preview

Mar 7, 2018
I know by this time this is published there will be a few games already complete, but I want to discuss the tournament a little bit anyway and give a rundown of my hypothetical predictions. Games comp...

Beat the Spread: Saturday Edition

Mar 3, 2018
Well gamblers, this is it.  The last Saturday of the college basketball regular season is here before the real chips hit the table.  Let’s keep the delay to a minimum and get right to the picks so...

Louisville Loses on a Choke Job For the Ages

Mar 1, 2018
Coming into Thursday’s senior night matchup against the #1 Virginia Cavaliers, the Louisville Cardinals were among Joe Lundardi’s last four in as a bubble team. This team knew that with a ...

2018 ACC Tournament Preview

Mar 1, 2018
Photo via Gerry Broome/Associated Press March is officially here, and March means that before we can enjoy the beloved NCAA Tournament, we get to enjoy the appetizers first: Conference tournaments. Th...

Student Union Bet of the Day

Mar 1, 2018
NC State (20-9) @ Georgia Tech (11-18) The Pick: NC State -2.5 NC State has been red hot recently as they have won 4 straight games with their last loss coming to an impressive North Carolina squad. G...

Why Virginia is the best team in the Nation

Feb 28, 2018
Defense travels. End of blog. Ok well obviously not end of the blog but that is one of the big reasons why this Virginia team is different then the others before this one. Below are a couple of other ...

Beat The Spread: The Triumphant Return

Feb 26, 2018
After a solid 4-2 last Wednesday, Austin and I decided to take a bit of a hiatus to celebrate our winnings Wolf of Wall Street style (Coke, strippers, the whole nine yards).  Actually, not quite, but...

ACC Check-In #4: Virginia Clinches

Feb 26, 2018
Winners Miami This was the biggest week for Miami all season. They stumbled through a 3 game losing streak and had to win each of this week’s games. They did (barely) win both, and they reached ...

Time for Pittsburgh to kill the basketball program

Feb 25, 2018
  Halftime. pic.twitter.com/9YV8ZzL3zM — Pitt Basketball (@Pitt_MBB) February 24, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Is that bad? Pittsburgh scored SEVEN points in the first half. Sev...

Virginia or brick wall, my column

Feb 21, 2018
Instead of writing my midterm essay, I flipped on college basketball, like I very often do. Virginia is hosting Georgia Tech in their home arena currently and despite the fact that Virginia games are ...

National Lampoon’s College Vacation

Feb 20, 2018
Did somebody say… VACATION? With all of this talk of vacation out of South Bend, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky, I can’t help but dream of a warm beach somewhere with the waves crashing ...

ACC Check-In #3: Duke Makes A Statement

Feb 19, 2018
As the postseason approaches rapidly, each conference game becomes more important. Duke came back strong after a down week, while Clemson’s seeding potential took a hit. Winners NC State The Wol...

ACC Basketball Ups and Downs

Feb 18, 2018
With the end of the regular season nigh, there might be no better time to take a look at how teams in the Atlantic Coast Conference are trending regarding their tournament berths. Each week we’ll lo...

Saturday’s College Basketball Picks ATS

Feb 16, 2018
Photo via Getty Images Okay, bear with me here. I may have started slow, as I enter Saturday 3-6 since I started last week, but Tuesday for me was like an ongoing SportsCenter sequence of “Bad Beats...

Tuesday’s College Basketball Picks ATS

Feb 13, 2018
Well, how about that for a rough start? Okay, well it wasn’t that rough. In my first picks addition on Monday night, I went 0-2 in the first two games, although I may add that Notre Dame was c...

ACC Check-In #2: Notre Dame Bounces Back

Feb 12, 2018
A busy week in the ACC had Virginia take its first conference loss, Duke continue to fall (a little), and Syracuse and Notre Dame keep their seasons alive. Winners Virginia Tech A huge week for the Ho...

Monday’s College Basketball Picks ATS

Feb 12, 2018
Picking college basketball games. Is there anything less stable? You might as well flip a coin because college basketball is literally where, as the great Jon Rothstein says, the unexpected becomes th...

ACC Check-In #1: Virginia Keeps Rolling

Feb 5, 2018
Welcome to the first weekly edition of the ACC Check-In. I’ll be doing updates for these last few weeks of the season and into March Madness. Essentially, I’m going to group the teams into...

ACC Basketball Roundup: February 5th 2018

Feb 5, 2018
ACC Basketball Roundup Week 2: Football, both college and pro, is officially over, and we’re now just five weeks away from Selection Sunday. Just like most years, the ACC should be very well rep...

St. John’s Stuns Duke in the Garden

Feb 3, 2018
St. John’s broke their eleven game losing streak in miraculous fashion by upsetting the #4 ranked Duke Blue Devils in front of a sold out crowd at Madison Square Garden. The two historic program...

The ACC Basketball Roundup

Jan 28, 2018
It’s the best time of the year for college basketball fans. Alabama has once again ended the college football season on top and now the road to March has officially kicked into high gear. ACC fans c...

Who are the real contenders in the ACC?

Dec 14, 2017
The Atlantic Coast Conference has won two of the last three national championships, consistently features some of the best players in the country, and has possibly the deepest conference in college ba...

6 Reasons to Hate Grayson Allen

Dec 4, 2017
At this point, Grayson Allen is a household name. He’s now playing his fourth year for Duke, which is rare. He scores a ton and is a guy everyone loves to hate. Average people might find it hard...

UNC Looks to Repeat Amid Frontcourt Concerns

Nov 9, 2017
It was expected that this season for the Tar Heels would turn out much like 2006 and 2010 in that it would be a rebuilding year. After back-to-back title game appearances and being crowned last year&#...

Joel Berry, bad at video games

Oct 25, 2017
Last week, I wrote about how Joel Berry was still in college. It is certainly a surprise to quite a few people. Soon after that world-busting news was broken by me, though, some more Berry news broke ...