Tag Archives: Final Four

I Pushed the Buzzer

Although the NCAA Tournament has already begun with the “opening round” games, the action gets underway in earnest tomorrow afternoon. To celebrate, here are my three top March Madness buzzer beaters. Off the top of my head, the greatest buzzer … Continue reading

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Reading List

From time to time, It Goes to XI will highlight excellent basketball writing, as well as notable writing on other sports and unrelated topics.   Are the Washington Wizards really that close to becoming a contender?  Vishnu Parasuraman says yes on Grantland.com. … Continue reading

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Coming Soon to a Lottery Team Near You

Anthony Davis of top-ranked Kentucky posted the line of the day yesterday against SEC rival Vanderbilt.  Davis went for a career-high 28 points (10-11 from the floor, 8-9 from the line), grabbed 11 rebounds, blocked 6 shots, and topped it … Continue reading

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Left Off the Dance Card?

Selection Sunday is March 11, still more than five weeks away.  Is it too early to talk about this year’s tournament field?  Of course not. Last year’s Final Four featured featured a broad spectrum of teams: Kentucky, a storied powerhouse … Continue reading

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