Monthly Archives: March 2018

Houston takes down San Diego State in Thrilling Game

The Houston Cougars beat San Diego State, 67-65, and in the process are headed to their first Round of 32 match up since 1984.  Rob Gray had a career high 39 points in the win. The Cougars had a strong 1st half, with a 39-29 advantage over the Aztecs.  However, SD ST. went on a late run in the 2nd

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NCAA Tournament Recap: Ohio State survives scare from South Dakota State, advances to round of 32

The 5th seeded Ohio State Buckeyes defeated the 12th seeded South Dakota State Jackrabbits 81-73 Thursday night in the West Regional. The Buckeyes were led by a familiar face in star junior Keita Bates-Diop, who scored 24 points on 7/19 shooting. The games’ leading scorer however, was South Dakota State star Mike Daum, who dropped 27 points on 9/20 shooting. The

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Gonzaga Survives and Advances

As the first round of March Madness progresses, Gonzaga took care of UNC Greensboro 68-64, making it their 10th win in the opening-round NCAA Tournament in Boise, Idaho. Gonzaga’s top forward, Johnathan Williams, had 13 rebounds and a game high of 19 points. Senior Williams went just 3 of 9 from the free-throw line 34 minutes into the game. The

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NCAA Tournament Recap: Rhode Island defeats Oklahoma 83-78 behind E.C. Matthews’s late game heroics

In the inaugural game of the 2018 NCAA Tournament, the 7th seeded Rhode Island Rams defeated the 10th seeded Oklahoma Sooners 83-78 in the Midwest Regional. The first half was controlled mostly by the Sooners, as Trae Young shot an efficient 4-4 from the field, scoring 10 points. Oklahoma led 35-31 at half, and Rhode Island stars Jared Terrell and E.C. Matthews

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