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NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Second Round – Day Two

There were only three upsets in the first Round and three yesterday. All four first place teams will advance to the Sweet 16.   Seed School Record Score Seed School Record Score Region 8 S. Florida 18 – 3 42 1 S. Carolina* 2 – 2 59 Mercado 5 Iowa* 18 – 9 86 4 …

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NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Second Round – Day One

We are now down to 32 teams and two more day of eliminations. One thing is noticeable, the difference in the number of upset games on the Men’s side as opposed to the number on the Women’s side. In the Round of 64 and 6 upset games in the Regional Quarterfinals, the Men had nine …

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NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Regional Quarterfinals- Day 2, Evening

More games. After this the men take a break until March 27 when the Sweet Sixteen begins. Here are this afternoon’s results. I’ll post the scores for the evening games as they finish. #11 UCLA is this year’s Cinderella team coming from he play ins to make it to the Sweet 16 where they will …

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NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Round of 64- Day 2, Evening

This is the last of the heavy lifting. Tomorrow starts the two days second round of games for the women which will cull the teams down to the the Sweet 16. Here are the a scores for this afternoon’s games Seed School Record Score Seed School Record Score Region 10 N. Carolina 13 – 10 …

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NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Regional Quarterfinals- Day 2, Afternoon

Definitely some upsets yesterday. First up, #8 Loyola Chicago trounced #1 Illinois. #11 Syracuse eked (no pun intended) a win past #3 West Virginia. Much to Amondo’s disappointment his #7 Florida (Gators) went down to #15 Oral Roberts. In the final game of the night, #12 Oregon St. literally sent #4 Oklahoma St. walking home. …

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NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Round of 64- Day 2, Afternoon

In 2019, ek hornbeck wrote: “Ok, I’ll bite. WHAT THE HECK ARE YOU THINKING GIVING NOTRE DAME AT 30 – 3 A #1 SEED AND SNOOTING UCONN AT 31 – 2?! Bless your hearts (which you’ll recall refers to someone with an Oedipal Conflict in Dixie)!” This year Notre Dame is not playing, neither the …

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NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Regional Quarterfinals- Day 1, Evening

Four more games. Evening Games   Time Network Seed School Record Seed School Record Region 7:10 TBS 10 Rutgers 15 – 11 2 Houston* 24 – 3 Midwest 7:45 TruTV 15 Oral Roberts* 16 – 10 7 Florida 14 – 9 South 8:45 TNT 13 N. Texas 17 – 9 5 Villanova* 16 – 6 …

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NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Round of 64 Day 1- Evening

In 2019, ek hornbeck wrote: “If you’re reading this it’s because I’m still napping. It is the debut of the Lady Huskies in this year’s Tournament and I’d look up the fight song but I’m also lazy.” He found it later after a nap. Yup, this is mind bending. Fortunately, ek left me the map, …

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NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Regional Quarterfinals- Day 1, Afternoon

Last year ek hornbeck created a “New and Improved with Special (and a subtly different pain in the ass) Table for Results. So this is the one I’ll be using today and for future games. The winners will be bolded and the upset winners will be on the right, the lower seeds are always on …

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NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Round of 64 Day 1- Afternoon

In 2019 ek hornbeck wrote this:   I assure you I have something incredibly trenchant and profound to say about the state of Women’s Basketball, but I’m already at least 40 hours into this project out of the last 72 or so and I’m afraid my brain is totally fried. Fortunately most of the heavy …

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NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Round of 64 Day 2 – Evening

The UConn men are up tonight along with my very favorite team, Gonzaga. Yes, I know I’m an East coast gal who graduated from some highly rated East coast universities, NYU being one of them, and Gonzaga is a Jesuit run institution named after Jesuit saint Aloysius Gonzaga and I’m not Catholic, not even close. …

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NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament 2021: Round of 64 Day 2 – Afternoon

By the end of the day half the teams that started on Thursday will be headed home, half will be moving on to the next round. There were a few upsets as teams seeded higher beat the expected winner: ek hornbeck would have been happy, #11 Syracuse literally wiped the court with #6 San Diego …

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